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Sir David Amess: Police continue to quiz man over MP's killing

Police are treating the attack in Essex as a terrorist incident, which may be linked to Islamist extremism.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: British-Iranian aid worker loses court appeal in Iran

Her family has told the BBC that they fear she could be returned to jail at any time.

Matt Hancock's United Nations role withdrawn

His appointment to the UN's economic commission for Africa was announced earlier this week.

Soldier dies during Army training exercise

The 23-year-old was part of a crew operating an armoured vehicle on the UK's largest training area.

Twickenham stabbing: Boy charged with playing field murder

Hazrat Wali was found with knife injuries and died a short time later.

Football Headlines

Brentford 0-1 Chelsea: Ben Chilwell goal wins west London derby

Chelsea return to the top of the Premier League as Ben Chilwell's strike clinches victory against west London neighbours Brentford.

Mohamed Salah: Liverpool forward 'the best player' in the world, says Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp calls Mohamed Salah "the best" player in the world after the Egyptian's sublime display in the 5-0 win at Watford.

Paul Pogba: Man Utd need to 'change something' after loss to Leicester

Paul Pogba says Manchester United need to "change something" after suffering their second defeat in three Premier League games.

Watford 0-5 Liverpool: Has Claudio Ranieri walked into a nightmare?

Claudio Ranieri put a brave face on a heavy defeat, but he is up against it with a Watford side that is heading into some tricky fixtures.

Man City 2-0 Burnley: Bernardo Silva and Kevin de Bruyne give champions hard-earned win

Goals from Bernardo Silva and Kevin de Bruyne give defending champions Manchester City a hard-earned victory over struggling Burnley at Etihad Stadium.

Cricket Headlines

T20 World Cup: England among favourites as men's tournament begins

With the men's T20 World Cup starting on Sunday, BBC Sport casts an eye over the competition and looks at why England are among the favourites.

T20 World Cup: Captain Kyle Coetzer backs Scotland to 'make a scene'

Scotland head for the T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman with a squad "as powerful as what we have ever had", says Kyle Coetzer.

IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders in final to win fourth title

Chennai Super Kings have been crowned Indian Premier League champions for the fourth time after beating Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in the final.

County Championship: Two-division structure to return from 2022 season

The County Championship will revert to a two-division structure again from 2022, after a vote involving the 18 first-class counties.

Pucovski's concussion 'improving slowly' but Harris Ashes frontrunner, says Paine

Australia top-order batter Will Pucovski is suffering with concussion for the 10th time after he took a blow during training with Victoria.

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.