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Manchester Uniteds Champions League comeback at PSG shows Man City must stay alert, says Pep Guardiola   12%


Last season's comeback in Paris will be used as evidence by the City manager to keep his players switched on after taking a 3-1 advantage from the first leg at Old Trafford


Stranger Things season four: Millie Bobby Brown reveals when new series will begin filming  


Stranger Things season three ended on a cliffhanger, with fans uncertain about the fate of Chief Hopper


I don't like Meghan. That doesn't make me racist   14%

The Duchess of Sussex is a world leader and a public figure. While that doesn't take away her right to any privacy, it also does not exempt her from criticism.


USC swim coach Dave Salo to step down following season   -7%


USC swim coach Dave Salo was an assistant on the U.S. Olympic swim teams during the 2000, 2004 and 2012 Olympics. He will step down from his role following the season.


Letters: Cheating has become the American (League) way   80%


Letters to the interim sports editor. Dodgers fans just aren't happy.


Want to file your 2019 tax return for free? New IRS changes make it easier  


The Internal Revenue Service has added tweaks to offer consumer protections to the 'Free File' program for the tax season, which kicks off Jan. 27.

       



'You can quit': Colombian cocaine farmers' message to UK user  

Two Colombian producers tell a British cocaine user they wouldn't take it as they know what's in it.


Tice: Big Ben situation is pathetic  

Brexit Party MEP Richard Tice says it is "pathetic" that Parliament can't get Big Ben to ring on Brexit day.


Angels acquire pitcher Matt Andriese from Diamondbacks for minor leaguer  


Although Matt Andriese pitched exclusively in relief for Arizona last season, Angels GM Billy Eppler said he will compete for a spot in the starting rotation.


Bryson DeChambeau welcomes European Tours slow play crackdown   3%


American was criticised by fellow professional for his pace last season


What a hoot! Owl spotted swimming in bizarre footage  


They don't have waterproof feathers and can only take off from dry surfaces – but that didn't stop this intrepid bird


Wintry mix likely to bring period of slick travel Saturday in Washington region   20%

Precipitation amounts should be light, but it won't take much to cause slippery conditions, especially north and west of Washington.


'It was shocking because it came so quick': Patients and doctors cope as flu season ramps up   6%


Flu season in Canada is already affecting both young and old people, yet it's too early to tell how severe it will ultimately be.


Saracens to be relegated after further 35-point deduction: report   -20%

Saracens are reported to have accepted their heavy deduction for breaching the Premiership's salary cap rules and will be relegated at the end of the season.


Fabulous Flybe flies again but at what cost?   -3%


The Man Who Pays His Way: As terrified viewers of the BBC's 'Dracula' trilogy will testify, not being completely dead isn't necessarily the same thing as being alive and well


Australia wildfires: Navy delivers 3,000 litres of beer to fire-ravaged town amid fears of shortages  


Mallacoota has been entirely cut off during crisis - but emergency shipment means residents won't run out of ale


Playtime for school pupils is a fundamental human right, childrens author says  


'Play isn't an extra, it isn't an add on,' says former Children's Laureate


Indy Football Podcast: Transfer news from Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and more  


Season 3 Episode 16: Luke Brown is joined by Miguel Delaney, Tony Evans and Ben Burrows


Mich. senator's remark to reporter was about sex, power, not harmless small talk | Opinion   24%


This isn't pleasant conversation or harmless small talk. It's not about playing checkers, chess or Yahtzee.

       


Billionaire Bloomberg is granted financial disclosure delay   1%

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg won't have to publicly disclose his finances until late March, well after voters take to the polls on Super Tuesday


Oscars 2020: What the nominations mean for high-profile red-carpet style  


With some of the season's fashion favorites M.I.A., the red carpet crown is up for grabs.


Australians love a home among gum trees. But can eucalyptus forests recover from the fires?   -20%


Scientists warn that ecological systems will struggle to bounce back from this season’s devastating blazes.


Bill Maher says US on path to civil war if Democrats fail to bridge divide with Trump supporters   -8%


'There's only three ways he goes: impeachment, election or fried chicken - and I don't have faith in the first or the third,' TV host says



Alex Cora Ousted by Red Sox After Sign-Stealing Scandal   -25%


Cora, who spent two seasons as the Boston manager, was Houston’s bench coach in 2017 and has been implicated in an M.L.B. report on the Astros’ cheating.


Sanders-Warren rift highlights liberal divide: purity versus pragmatism   25%

The Democratic primary is making it clear that they can't both be the liberal standard-bearer.


Paul McCartney says won't come to Israel to receive Wolf Music Prize  

McCartney says being chosen was a 'great honor,' but his schedule won't allow him to travel to Israel


Brady intends to play football in 2020  

Tom Brady plans to play football this year. The 42-year-old quarterback of the New England Patriots gave his strongest indication yet that he’ll be in the NFL next season with an Instagram post Wednesday detailing his feelings about the future.


Hernandez: In Galaxy of stars, Chicharito is another triumph for MLS   7%


Javier "Chicharito" Hernández joining the Galaxy won't turn L.A. on its head, but as with past stars he will make MLS more relevant than it was before.


Celeste: BBC Sound of 2020 awarded to singer who was fired for pulling sickies to write songs  


'It's like all the work that went in throughout last year wasn't invisible'


Soccer: Inter Aliyah finished first half with draw against Bnei Yehud   -4%

In final game of the season’s first half, Inter failed to convert its many chances and was left to rue leaving the field with just a point


Elizabeth Warren vows to cancel student loan debt on first day in office  

"We have a student loan crisis — and we can't afford to wait for Congress to act," Warren said.


Crackdown on broken savings market could hand consumers 260m  


… but we'll still lose £1.1bn because we won't switch


Saracens will be relegated at end of season, Premiership Rugby confirms   -13%


• Club will be playing in Championship next season
• Repeatedly failed to adhere to Premiership’s salary cap

Saracens will be relegated from the Premiership at the end of the season following a fourth salary cap breach.

The club, which in November was fined more than £5m and docked 35 Premiership points for exceeding the cap in the previous three seasons, accepted it would not come in within the £7m cap at the end of the season.

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Sonny Bill a question-mark ahead of Toronto Wolfpack pre-season game Sunday   15%



Coach McDermott would rather have a fully prepared Williams and a result in the season opener than a meaningless exhibition win.


W Series to hold final two races at F1 Grands Prix in USA and Mexico in huge boost to public profile  


Final two rounds of the eight-race season will take place on the Saturday's of the F1 weekends in Austin and Mexico City


Manchester Uniteds Brandon Williams would eat opponents nose to win, says Gary Neville  


Academy graduate has repeatedly drawn praise for his performances this season


Joaquin Phoenix opens up about death of his brother River Phoenix in rare interview   20%


'River was a really substantial actor, and we didn't really know it', says Joker star


The minds behind The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel on how they aim to represent Jews on screen   17%

The third season of the celebrated series, now streaming on Amazon Prime, is keeping audiences hooked