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Tanker seizure: Jeremy Hunt urges Iran to release Stena Impero

Footage emerges of the moment Iranian forces captured the British-flagged Stena Impero in the Gulf.

British Airways flights to Cairo cancelled

The airline halts all flights to the Egyptian capital for a week as a security "precaution".

England's seaside towns where young people might disappear

More than half of coastal communities in England might see a fall in the number of residents under 30.

Manchester puppy theft: Machete-wielding men steal seven dogs

The five-week-old Staffordshire cross dogs might not survive without their mother, police say.

First moon landing: World celebrates 50th anniversary of Apollo 11

On 20 July 1969, Apollo 11 landed - and hours later Neil Armstrong took his historic first steps.

Football Headlines

Romelu Lukaku: Man Utd reject 54m Inter Milan bid

Manchester United reject a 60m euro bid from Antonio Conte's Inter Milan for Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku.

Liverpool & Man City: Could Reds' attacking absences derail Premier League bid?

Liverpool are preparing for the new season without their entire first-choice front line, so could it cost them given the title race is again expected to be settled by small margins?

Asia Trophy: Wolves beat Man City in bizarre penalty shootout

Wolves beat champions Manchester City to win the pre-season Premier League Asia Trophy following a bizarre penalty shootout in China.

Mason Greenwood scores winner as Man Utd beat Inter Milan in Singapore

Teenage striker Mason Greenwood scores a second-half winner for Manchester United against Inter Milan in Singapore.

Premier League prepared for VAR controversies next season

The Premier League says VAR will cause controversy next season but its interim chief executive says it is "prepared" for it.

Cricket Headlines

Women's Ashes: England face uphill battle to save Test against Australia

Ruthless Australia are on the verge of retaining the Women's Ashes after reducing England to 199-6 on the third day of the Test at Taunton.

MS Dhoni: Ex-India captain to serve with army regiment and miss West Indies tour

Ex-India captain MS Dhoni makes himself unavailable for the tour of West Indies - to join up with his army regiment instead.

Women's Ashes: Ruthless Australia dominate England in Test

Australia are on the verge of retaining the Women's Ashes after dominating England on day three of a Test the hosts must win to keep their Ashes hopes alive.

T20 Blast: Kent beat Somerset after Derbyshire overcome Yorkshire

Kent and Derbyshire both begin their 2019 T20 Blast campaigns with victories, beating Somerset and Yorkshire.

Ashes 2019: England's James Anderson feels 'good' in recovery from injury

England's all-time leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson says he feels "good" as he recovers from injury ahead of the Ashes.

The Register

Voting machine maker vows to step up security, Fortnite bribes players to do 2FA ? and more

Plus: Feds break up another 'dark-net drugs op'

Roundup Summer rolls on, Reg vultures are making the most of their hols before the September rush hits, and in the past week, we saw Lazarus malware targeting Macs, Adobe scrambling to get an emergency patch out, and Democrats losing their minds over a simple training exercise.

Experimental 'insult bot' gets out of hand during unsupervised weekend

Creators ticked off for running CPU flat out over the break

Who, Me? It's that time of the week again, where Reg readers 'fess up to IT errors and jokes that went awry, in the hope of some catharsis.

Smut slinger dreams of AI software to create hardcore flicks with your face ? plus other machine-learning news

Your need-to-know

Roundup It's a long weekend in England and Wales, with many Reg vultures taking time out and making the most of what's left of the quiet August month.

Quit that job and earn $185k... cleaning up San Francisco's notoriously crappy sidewalks

Just waiting for the tech bros to disrupt this dump delivery service

Everyone knows that America's big cities and especially San Francisco live in their own financial bubbles.

Everybody dance now: Watch this AI code fool friends into thinking you can cut a rug like a pro

Day one: Dance moves. Day two: Committing crimes?

Video Are you a bad dancer? Do you want to pirouette like a ballet pro? Don?t worry you can fake it until you make it ? with the help of artificial intelligence.

Newcastle United News

Ex-England midfielder Parker retires

Ex-England, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.

Taxman's football raid 'may be unlawful'

HMRC officers seized documents from Newcastle United as part of a tax fraud investigation.

Newcastle keeper Sels joins Anderlecht

Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels joins Belgian champions Anderlecht on a season-long loan.

Premier League fixtures in full

Find out your club's full fixture list for the 2017-18 Premier League season.

Cisse leads tributes at Tiote memorial

Papiss Cisse leads the tributes at a memorial for former Newcastle team-mate Cheick Tiote, who died after collapsing in training in China.