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Andy Townsend: Spurs are going to struggle playing at Wembley this season – it's very different

Tottenham play their first Premier League match at Wembley today and are in for a stern test against champions Chelsea. Mauricio Pochettino’s side finished runners’ up to the Blues last season and former Stamford Bridge regular Andy Townsend believes Spurs could be in for another season of disappointment as a result of their new lodgings. Spurs lost two of their ...

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Hero cop who killed four terrorists is ex elite soldier who was 'working overtime for extra money for his family'

The hero police officer who shot dead four terrorists as they attacked pedestrians with an axe and knives is a former soldier who was only working as overtime for money for his family. The married officer, who is not being identified for his own protection, served with the Legion – an elite infantry unit of the Spanish army. He received ...

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First photo of man found stabbed to death inside car after it was stolen by Barcelona terror suspect

This is the first picture of the man thought to have been stabbed to death by a fugitive Barcelona terror attacker. Pau Perez Villan, 35, was found dead in his white Ford Focus after the vehicle was driven through a police checkpoint on the outskirts of the Spanish capital on Thursday evening. Police fired 10 times at the vehicle but ...

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Artist whose painting was shown on Broadchurch demands £10k compensation because her 'work has been abused'

Broadchurch may have been one of ITV’s most successful crime dramas, but an artist has demanded compensation after her painting was used on the show without her permission. Angela Hewitt was upset to see one of her watercolours on the wall during a scene in Broachurch’s third series and has asked for £10,000 compensation. The third series of Broadchurch focused ...

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Love Island's Chris Hughes and Olivia Attwood are seriously talking about getting married and starting a family

Chris Hughes says he is ready to marry his Love Island girlfriend Olivia Attwood. The loved-up 24-year-old says he is totally smitten with the 26-year-old blonde bombshell. But not only does Chris want to wed Olivia – he wants to start having real children too after the pair ‘raised’ a doll together on the hit ITV2 reality show. “I honestly ...

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Bruce Forsyth's family plan public memorial service to honour his memory so his fans can say goodbye

Close friends and family of national treasure Bruce Forsyth are organising a public memorial service, after it was announced on Friday that he had passed away aged 89. A source told the Sun on Sunday: “It is too early to say for sure what will happen next. But the idea of the great and the good celebrating their friend’s life ...

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Huddersfield Town vs Newcastle United live score and goal updates from the Premier League clash

Welcome, everyone… Huddersfield have no fresh fitness concerns ahead of today’s clash with Newcastle, the Terriers’ first ever Premier League home game. After missing last weekend’s 3-0 win at Crystal Palace, Jonathan Hogg, Nahki Wells (both ankle), Martin Cranie (hip) and Jon Gorenc Stankovic (knee) remain unavailable. Midfielder Hogg is the closest to making a return to first-team action, although ...

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New Zealand opposition leader launches campaign for 'brave' tackling of inequality

Reuters Staff 3 Min Read WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s 37-year-old opposition leader, Jacinda Ardern, officially launched her election campaign on Sunday, pledging her government would be “bold”, “brave” and tackle rising inequality should it win next month’s election. Ardern is riding a surge in the polls just three weeks after her appointment to the leadership of the centre-left Labour ...

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Sir Colin Meads: All Blacks legend dies of cancer, aged 81

All Blacks great Sir Colin Meads, who was named New Zealand’s best rugby player of the 20th Century, has died of pancreatic cancer, aged 81. The former second row played 55 Tests within 133 games for the All Blacks between 1957 and 1971. He was diagnosed with cancer in 2016 and his wife Verna had told local media on Saturday ...

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Teenagers' blood being sold for £6,200 a shot

Transfusions of teenage blood are being sold for £6,200 a shot, with a US company claiming it may have anti-ageing properties.  More than 100 people have undergone a clinical trial at Ambrosia, a start-up in San Francisco founded by Stanford-trained doctor Jesse Karmazin, in which they are injected with two and a half litres of plasma, the liquid portion of ...

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