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Covid: Balearics and Malta added to UK's green travel list

Ministers are intending to drop quarantine for fully-jabbed arrivals from amber list countries this summer.

Miami building collapse leaves 99 people unaccounted for

Rescuers search for survivors with 99 unaccounted for after the collapse of the 12-storey complex.

A&Es 'overwhelmed' by children with mild winter viruses, doctors warn

Winter viruses are flourishing as more people mix, and a doctor's chief says A&Es are struggling to cope.

Henriett and Mihrican: The missed chances to identify a killer

A BBC investigation reveals police failings before Henriett Szucs and Mihrican Mustafa were killed.

The online scammers renting out other people's homes

Fraudsters copy adverts from legitimate websites before taking deposits and fees from their victims.

Football Headlines

Nuno Espirito Santo leading contender for Tottenham manager's job

Former Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo is the leading contender to become the new Spurs manager.

Away goals rule scrapped in Uefa competitions including Champions League

The away goals rule in European club football is to be abolished from the start of next season, Uefa has confirmed.

Euro 2020: Last-16 tie against Germany 'very tough test' for England, says Jordan Henderson

England midfielder Jordan Henderson says facing Germany in the European Championship last 16 will be a "special game" and is an "exciting" prospect.

Bolivia 0-2 Uruguay: Edinson Cavani scores in Uruguay win

Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani is on target as Uruguay beat Bolivia 2-0 in the Copa America.

Wycombe owner accuses Derby of 'systematic cheating'

Wycombe owner Rob Couhig accuses Derby of "systematic cheating" and threatens to sue for millions of pounds if his club are denied a place in the Championship.

Cricket Headlines

England v Sri Lanka: Hosts win second Twenty20 to seal series

England rally from 36-4 to beat Sri Lanka by five wickets at Cardiff and win the Twenty20 series with a game to spare.

T20 Blast: Simon Harmer seals Essex win over Middlesex with final ball

Essex skipper Simon Harmer hits a four from the last ball to steer his side to a thrilling win over Middlesex.

England v Sri Lanka: Sam Curran kicks ball on to stumps to run out Danushka Gunathilaka

England's Sam Curran kicks the ball on to the stumps to run out Danushka Gunathilaka to reduce Sri Lanka to 6-1 in Cardiff in the second T20 international of the three-match series

England v Sri Lanka: Sam Curran six clinches five-wicket victory and series win for hosts

Sam Curran smashes a six down the ground to clinch a five-wicket win for England over Sri Lanka at Cardiff and seal victory in the three-match T20 series with one game still to play.

England v Sri Lanka: Mark Wood takes two wickets in two balls

Mark Wood removes Kusal Mendis and Niroshan Dickwella with consecutive deliveries to help restrict Sri Lanka to 111-7 and put England in control of the second T20 international of the three-match series in Cardiff.

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.