14.12.2017

Man Utd

Manchester United 1 Bournemouth 0: Romelu Lukaku header wins it for low-key United

The derby defeat on Sunday and his part in it may yet prove one of the season's pivotal results, but Romelu Lukaku can at least say that, while the goals have all but dried up, he can still deliver a winner on the days when Manchester United face less ...
14.12.2017

Michaela Wain

Apprentice evictee Michaela Wain speaks out on secret battle with depression ...

Apprentice evictee Michaela Wain speaks out on secret battle with depression and anxiety. Michaela, who got the boot after Lord Sugar learned her businesses already turn over millions, told how she had suffered with both throughout her life. From Dan ...
14.12.2017

Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek reveals horrifying allegations of abuse at hands of 'monster ...

Actress Salma Hayek says she was subjected to unwanted sexual advances by producer Harvey Weinstein, who allegedly threatened to kill her in a fit of rage when she turned him down. Joining actresses like Rose McGowan, Ashley Judd and Lupita Nyong'o ...
14.12.2017

Conor Benn

Conor Benn, Josh Kelly, Joe Cordina and Lawrence Okolie appear on exciting ...

Conor Benn can end the year with another explosive win as he appears alongside some of Britain's most exciting young talent on the undercard for Katie Taylor. Benn is back in action on a packed York Hall bill, with rising stars such as Josh Kelly, Joe ...
14.12.2017

Dominic Grieve

EU withdrawal bill vote: Dominic Grieve says he will not back down

Conservative rebels remain on a collision course with Theresa May's government after former attorney-general Dominic Grieve gave a strongly worded speech in the House of Commons insisting he would not back down. As Tory MPs clashed repeatedly with each ...
13.12.2017

Peter Kay

Peter Kay cancels comeback comedy tour for family reasons

Comedian Peter Kay has cancelled all future work projects, including his stand-up tour, "due to unforeseen family circumstances". "This decision has not been taken lightly and I'm sure you'll understand my family must always come first," he wrote on ...
13.12.2017

Star Wars The Last Jedi

Star Wars director: 'hell yes' to a woman or person of colour directing franchise

Abrams, it is understood, will return to direct the final film in this trilogy. Disney recently announced that Johnson would be writing and directing the first in a brand new Star Wars trilogy. The directors of the other two films in that new trilogy ...
13.12.2017

Premier League

Premier League round-up: Man City & Man Utd win

Manchester City recorded a 15th consecutive Premier League win with victory at Swansea, but Manchester United beat Bournemouth to keep within 11 points of the leaders. A David Silva double and goals from Kevin de Bruyne and Sergio Aguero gave ...
13.12.2017

Premier League table

Premier League table: Standings if pundit Mark Lawrenson's predictions were ...

While down at the other end of the table, West Brom, West Ham and Swansea occupy the relegation spots after Crystal Palace came from behind to beat Watford last night. Each week BBC Sport pundit Mark Lawrenson gives his predictions for each fixture ...
13.12.2017

Arsenal

West Ham

It also doesn't suggest that David Moyes is entirely happy with his squad. Arsenal make four changes from the draw with Southampton and have altered their shape from three at the back to what looks like a 4-2-3-1. Per Mertesacker drops out altogether ...
13.12.2017

Amanda Staveley

Newcastle sale moves closer as Amanda Staveley increases offer to £300m

It is believed an agreement between Ashley and Staveley, who met for the first time at an Indian restuarant in London last week, is now close with a takeover on course for completion by late January or early February. While that would come too late for ...
13.12.2017

meteor shower

Geminid meteor shower peaks tonight – here's how to see it

The latest chapter of events in a galaxy far, far away isn't the only thing worth staying up late for tonight in the UK. Just as cinema goers are pouring out of the midnight Star Wars showing, up in the (hopefully clear) skies above, the Geminid meteor ...
13.12.2017

Chris Froome

Chris Froome: Team Sky rider says legacy will not be tainted by 'adverse ...

Chris Froome's damage-limitation exercise has begun. But the greatest road cyclist in the world still faces a major fight for his reputation. Froome's recent domination of road cycling has meant he has repeatedly been forced to insist he is clean. He ...
13.12.2017

Ripple

Ripple Price Surges 84% In A Day To New Record High. Is XRP The Next Crypto ...

Alongside its cryptocurrency, Ripple operates as a payment network called RippleNet. The goal of the platform is to optimize easy transfer of funds—to almost any other currency or cryptocurrency in the world in 4 seconds. Ripple is working with banks ...
13.12.2017

net neutrality

What is net neutrality? It protects us from corporate power

In the mid-2000s, Michael Powell, chosen by George W Bush as FCC chair, eliminated important safeguards against telecom monopoly power, and set the stage for the removal of net neutrality-like common carriage protections in broadband. Competition in ...
13.12.2017

Sweets in The City

Here's the website that Apprentice candidate Sarah got slated for

Soutar said that although the homepage for her company (Sweets in The City) loaded, the links to other parts of the site didn't lead anywhere – a reveal that left the usually calm Sarah a tad flustered. Apprentice candidate Bushra Shaikh (sort of ...
13.12.2017

Liverpool vs West Brom

Liverpool vs West Brom: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time ...

However, having won their first nine Premier League games in a row against the Baggies, Liverpool have won just five of the subsequent 13 (D4 L4). West Bromwich Albion have scored at least once in their last six league visits to Anfield (W2 D1 L3 ...
13.12.2017

Premier League scores

Swansea 0-4 Manchester City: David Silva scores twice as Blues set new Premier ...

Manchester City produced a masterclass to set a new Premier League record of 15 consecutive victories. The visitors pumped up the volume by listening to Oasis before kick-off. The music of the Gallagher brothers, both mad-for-it City fans, is the team ...
13.12.2017

Burnley FC

Burnley 1-0 Stoke City

Burnley's climb into the top four will have some fans dreaming of the return of European football to Turf Moor. The Clarets' last European venture was in the Fairs Cup in 1966-67, six years after a memorable flirtation with the European Cup. Winning ...
13.12.2017

Match of the Day

Match of the Day running order: When are Arsenal, Manchester United, Man City ...

Two goals from David Silva, plus strikes from Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero saw Pep Guardiola's men maintain their 11-point advantage at the summit. City secured a 14th straight win at Manchester United last Sunday and their latest victory saw them ...