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Coronavirus: PM and transport secretary defend travel changes

British tourists in Mexico who are due back after Sunday's deadline will need to decide whether to come home early to avoid quarantining.

Belarus Olympian Timanovskaya says grandmother warned her not to come home

Krystina Timanovskaya says she fled after being warned it was not safe to fly home from the Olympics.

Thatcher helped climate by closing coal mines, says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson's comments on carbon reduction on Scottish trip are attacked by Labour and the SNP.

Kaylee-Jayde Priest: Mother and boyfriend convicted of manslaughter

Kaylee-Jayde Priest's grandmother said she was "stolen from me in the most brutal of ways".

Afghan war: I can still hear my cry, says mother of dead soldier

As fighting in Afghanistan rages, the BBC speaks to the mother of a British soldier who died there nearly 10 years ago.

Football Headlines

Lionel Messi: Barcelona say Argentina forward will not stay at club

Barcelona say Lionel Messi will not be staying at the club "because of financial and structural obstacles".

Wesley Fofana: Villarreal's Nino apologises for tackle on Leicester defender

Villarreal forward Fer Nino apologises for the tackle that left Leicester defender Wesley Fofana with a broken leg.

FK Jablonec 2-4 Celtic: First win for new manager Postecoglou

Manager Ange Postecoglou earns his first win at the fourth attempt as Celtic overcome FK Jablonec in a goal-laden Europa League qualifier.

Women's Olympic football: USA defeat Australia to take bronze

The USA defeat Australia to win Olympic bronze in a seven-goal thriller at Tokyo's Kashima Stadium.

Tokyo Olympics: Megan Rapinoe, Carli Lloyd & Sam Kerr score as USA beat Australia 4-3 in bronze medal match

Watch highlights as Team USA beat Australia 4-3 in a thrilling bronze medal match in the women's football.

Cricket Headlines

England v India: James Anderson leads thrilling fightback at Trent Bridge

James Anderson spearheads an exhilarating England recovery before the weather curtails the second day of the first Test against India.

England v India highlights: James Anderson leads England fightback on day two

James Anderson takes two wickets in two balls to lead an England fightback on day two of the First Test with India at Trent Bridge, leaving the tourists 125-4 at the close of play.

Jofra Archer: England bowler to miss T20 World Cup and Ashes

England fast bowler Jofra Archer will miss this winter's T20 World Cup and the Ashes tour of Australia with a stress facture of the elbow.

One-Day Cup: Durham beat Lancs to go second in Group Two as rain hits Group One

Durham beat Lancashire to go second in One-Day Cup Group Two as rain hits both games in Group One.

The Hundred: Manchester Originals shock Southern Brave in women's competition

The previously winless Manchester Originals produce the shock of the women's Hundred so far to beat the unbeaten Southern Brave in a rain-affected game at Emirates Old Trafford.

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.