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General election 2019: Parties in final campaign push as poll nears

The leaders make fresh appeals to voters - saying the stakes for the UK are higher than in any recent election.

Anthony Joshua beats Andy Ruiz Jr to reclaim heavyweight world titles

Anthony Joshua wins his world heavyweight title rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr by unanimous decision in Saudi Arabia.

Delhi factory fire: More than 40 dead in India blaze

The blaze, which erupted at a bag factory in the Indian capital's old quarter, killed at least 40 people.

World's Big Sleep Out: Thousands support homelessness charities

Events in cities including London, Edinburgh and New York aim to raise £38m to help rough sleepers.

Racist abuse reported at Manchester derby

Manchester City pledge a lifetime ban to "anyone found guilty of racist abuse" after Manchester United players appear to be targeted by monkey gestures.

Football Headlines

Manchester City: 'Not realistic' to think of catching Liverpool - Pep Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says it is "not realistic" to think of catching Liverpool in the Premier League title race even if they have a "duty to continue".

Manchester City 1-2 Manchester United: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side dent City's title hopes

Manchester United dent neighbours Manchester City's Premier League title hopes with a superb counter-attacking victory in the Manchester derby.

Manchester City 1-2 Manchester United: Allegations of racist abuse as objects thrown at Fred

Manchester City pledge a lifetime ban to "anyone found guilty of racist abuse" after Manchester United players appear to be targeted by monkey gestures.

Rangers v Celtic: Different 10-in-a-row will be focus in League Cup final

Stopping 'the 10' has long been on Rangers' minds, but denying Celtic a more immediate milestone will be the focus in Sunday's League Cup final.

Man City 1-2 Man Utd: Derby win evidence of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's 'cultural reboot'

Manchester City win could prove a turning point in Manchester United's 'cultural reboot' under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Simon Stone.

Cricket Headlines

Moeen Ali: England 'don't know' when all-rounder will be back

England chief selector Ed Smith says he "doesn't know" if or when Moeen Ali will return to the national side.

England in South Africa: James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow & Mark Wood return

James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow and Mark Wood return to the England Test squad for the tour of South Africa starting this month.

Sri Lanka appoint Mickey Arthur as new head coach

Sri Lanka appoint former Pakistan, Australia and South Africa coach Mickey Arthur as their new head coach on a two-year contract.

'Look at that!' Cricketer wows crowd with magic celebration

Watch spinner Tabraiz Shamsi wow the crowd as he celebrates a wicket during a T20 match in South Africa by performing a magic trick involving a red handkerchief.

Thabang Moroe: Cricket South Africa suspends chief executive

Cricket South Africa suspends chief executive Thabang Moroe after a number of journalists had their media passes suspended.

The Register

US immigration uses Google Translate to scan people's social media ? even though Google says: Er, don't do that

'Me encanta América... huh, so you're a terrorist?!'

Google recommends that anyone using its translation technology add a disclaimer that translated text may not be accurate.

Dunkin do-nots: Deep-fried cake maker didn't warn its sugar addicts that crooks raided web accounts, says NY AG

President facing impeachment probe, Brexit off the rails... but more importantly, your Dunkies account was potentially pwned

The US state of New York is suing food chain Dunkin Donuts for what is says is an illegal lapse in computer security.

Quic! Head to the latest Chrome version and try out HTTP/3

New, faster protocol becomes a reality

The latest iteration of the ubiquitous HTTP internet protocol - version 3 - has hit the web.

Pro tip: Plug in your Tesla S when clocking off, lest you run out of juice mid hot pursuit

San Francisco copper learns the hard way

A police chase came to an untimely end this week when the officer in pursuit realised his Tesla S was about to run out of juice.

Dropbox Paper: Handy for collaborating... oh and harvesting email addresses, too

'We understand the concerns' says Dropbox (not enough to change how it works, though)

A security engineer has complained that a feature of Dropbox Paper, a document collaboration tool, leaks email addresses by design.

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.