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Mexico earthquake: Children killed at collapsed primary school

Tuesday's huge quake killed at least 230 people, including children at a school in the capital.

Parsons Green bomb: Police make sixth arrest in inquiry

A 17-year-old boy is arrested in connection with last week's terror attack on a London Tube train.

Special counsel Robert Mueller seeks Trump presidency records

Records relating to Mr Trump's sacking of the FBI chief are said to be of interest to the probe.

Dangerous cycling law review after death crash

Dangerous driving laws could be extended to cycling after crashes which killed pedestrians.

Hell in a bottle: I survived an acid attack

Acid attacks are on the rise. BBC Stories meets four survivors who have suffered as a result of this growing trend.

Football Headlines

Batshuayi hat-trick sees Chelsea past Forest

Michy Batshuayi scores a hat-trick as Chelsea ease past Championship side Nottingham Forest to book a place in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup.

Mark Sampson sacked as England women's manager

Mark Sampson is sacked as England women's manager following evidence of "unacceptable" behaviour with female players in a previous role.

Holders Man Utd to visit Swansea in Carabao Cup

Holders Man United visit Swansea in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup, while Chelsea play Everton and Tottenham host West Ham.

Mark Sampson: FA chief executive Martin Glenn explains why England manager was sacked

FA chief executive Martin Glenn explains the decision to sack England women's manager Mark Sampson.

'Could English football survive without Carabao Cup? Maybe'

English clubs in Europe could benefit by not playing in the Carabao Cup, says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho.

Cricket Headlines

Pakistan's Latif banned for five years for spot-fixing

Pakistan batsman Khalid Latif is banned from cricket for five years for his part in a spot-fixing ring.

Masterful Sangakkara hits eighth ton of season for Surrey

Kumar Sangakkara continues his remarkable form with an eighth County Championship of the season for Surrey against relegation rivals Somerset.

The Ashes: Pick your England squad for the tour of Australia

Who do you think should be in England's squad for the tour of Australia? Pick your team and share it with your friends.

Champions Essex 76 all out but recover v Hampshire

New champions Essex are bowled out for just 76 by Hampshire but fare better after following on at the Ageas Bowl.

Lyth helps Tykes earn first-innings lead against Bears

Adam Lyth and Tim Bresnan help relegation-threatened Yorkshire gain a first-innings lead against Warwickshire.

The Register

Google hires HTC's Pixel people to make one big happy handset team

HTC insists ad giant didn't scoop all its clever people and it can still make nice things

As rumoured since early September, Google's decided to hire the HTC team that designs and builds its Pixel phones.

Top video game dev nerve-center Unity can now be used to train AI

Hot graphics and complex worlds provide a good testbed for algorithms

Unity, the most popular cross-platform game engine favored by video game developers, on Tuesday opened up its platform for machine learning researchers to test their algorithms.

GitLab freezes GraphQL project amid looming Facebook patent fears

Promising query language garbled by legal lingo

Using GraphQL, an increasingly popular query language for grabbing data, may someday infringe upon pending Facebook patents, making the technology inherently problematic for corporate usage.

Orland-whoa! Chap cops to masterminding $100m Microsoft piracy racket

Chinese national pleads guilty to running a massive counterfeiting ring

A Chinese national has admitted he coordinated a massive piracy ring that shifted more than $100m in bootleg Microsoft gear.

You've been baffled by its smart thermostat. Now strap in for Nest's IoT doorbell, alarm gear

Our vulture gets his claws into new hardware

First fondle Nest unveiled a new outdoor camera, doorbell and security system this morning in San Francisco.

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.