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May: Still work to do on Brexit deal

PM says "further clarification" to reassure MPs is possible after EU leaders rule out renegotiation.

Brexit: No visa but Britons will pay ?7 to travel to EU countries

Britons will not need a visa but will have to apply for a travel document, which lasts for three years.

Royal Family: Christmas card images by Harry, Meghan, William and Kate

A new wedding picture of Harry and Meghan and a family snap of the Cambridges are among the seasonal greetings.

Gary Lineker row: What can BBC presenters say and not say?

Gary Lineker has been criticised for publicly airing his political views - but is it ok for him to do so?

Man who had ears sliced off in Blackburn street attack dies

Sajed Choudry also suffered a fractured skull during a "large scale disturbance" in the street.

Football Headlines

Chelsea anti-Semitic chants: Football fans 'using political atmosphere to cover racism' - Fare

Some football fans are using the "political atmosphere as a cover for their own racism and prejudice", says anti-discrimination group Fare.

Jose Mourinho: Man Utd 'far' from being built in my image

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says his team are "far" from being built in his own image.

Brendan Rodgers: Celtic's Europa League qualification 'huge achievement'

Brendan Rodgers praised his Celtic side's "huge achievement" after they dramatically secured a place in the last 32 of the Europa League.

Premier League predictions: Lawro v former France winger David Ginola

BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on former France winger David Ginola to predict this weekend's Premier League results.

Rapid Vienna 1-0 Rangers: Steven Gerrard calls for signings after Europa League exit

Steven Gerrard praises Rangers' players despite their Europa League exit but says defeat by Rapid Vienna shows the need for new faces.

Cricket Headlines

Giles set to replace Strauss as England's director of cricket

Former spinner Ashley Giles is on the verge of replacing Andrew Strauss as England's new director of cricket.

Australia v India: Marcus Harris top-scores for hosts in second Test in Perth

Marcus Harris, Aaron Finch and Travis Head score half-centuries before Australia are reined in to 277-6 by India on the first day in Perth.

England would have to 'screw-up' to not win World Cup, says James Anderson

England would have to "screw-up" to not win the 2019 World Cup, according to fast bowler James Anderson.

Adrian Birrell: Hampshire appoint ex-Ireland coach as first-team manager

Hampshire name former Ireland head coach Adrian Birrell as their new first-team manager, replacing Craig White.

India's Ashwin and Rohit out of second Test against Australia

India's Ravichandran Ashwin and Rohit Sharma are out of the second Test against Australia, who are unchanged for the game which starts on Friday.

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.