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Rishi Sunak to unveil new rescue deal for jobs and firms

The chancellor is to announce more support for firms and workers as Covid restrictions increase.

Trump's lawyer Giuliani dismisses 'compromising' clip from new Borat film

Rudy Giuliani describes as a "fabrication" a scene appearing to show him with hands down his trousers.

Conservative MP quits government job over free school meals

Caroline Ansell has resigned after voting for a Labour plan to offer free school meals in the holidays.

FBI says Iran and Russia have US voter information

Intelligence officials say Iran was behind threatening emails sent to Democrats earlier this week.

Martin Bashir: BBC journalist 'seriously unwell' from Covid

The journalist, best known for his 1995 interview with Princess Diana, has complications from the virus.

Football Headlines

Man City 3-1 Porto: Sergio Aguero reaches 40 goals but can he be considered a Champions League great?

Another match, another goalscoring landmark for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero - but has he truly made his mark on the Champions League yet?

Liverpool: 'Immense' Fabinho steps up with Virgil van Dijk injured

With Virgil van Dijk absent all eyes were on Liverpool's defence and Fabinho made the difference against Ajax.

Son Heung-min: Why South Korean is so important to Tottenham

A winner, scorer, creator and ambassador - the Son Heung-min effect at Tottenham.

El Clasico XI: Who is in your combined Barcelona and Real Madrid team of the decade?

It's the first El Clasico of the season on Saturday, so who would make your combined XI of players from the last decade?

Real Madrid 2-3 Shakhtar Donetsk: Zinedine Zidane's side shocked at home

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane takes responsibility as the 13-time European Cup winners are handed a humiliating defeat by a second-string Shakhtar Donetsk side.

Cricket Headlines

England's white-ball tour of South Africa to go ahead in November

England's white-ball tour of South Africa, starting next month, will go ahead after being given the green light by the South African government.

IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders thrashed by eight wickets by Royal Challengers Bangalore

Eoin Morgan's Kolkata Knight Riders make record low score in an eight-wicket thrashing by Royal Challengers Bangalore.

IPL social: Chennai Super Kings' MS Dhoni becomes first man to play 200 IPL games

Veteran MS Dhoni becomes the first man to play 200 IPL games, super over Sunday lights up the tournament, plus a look at what's in Kohli's kit bag and more in this week's IPL social.

Eoin Morgan: England captain warns of mental health issues in bio-secure bubbles

England players can withdraw from tours if playing in bio-secure bubbles is impacting their mental health, says Eoin Morgan.

IPL: Kings XI Punjab beat Delhi Capitals despite Shikhar Dhawan century

Indian Premier League leaders Delhi Capitals are beaten by Kings XI Punjab despite a second successive century from Shikhar Dhawan.

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.