Man City fears grow over state of Wembley pitch for Tottenham clash following NFL fixtures

City's Premier League game against one of their big title rivals has been switched to the national stadium because Spurs have been delayed moving into their new home. But the potentially crucial fixture will be staged on October 29 – just 24 hours after Jacksonville Jaguars take on Philadelphia Eagles at the ground. That would be the third NFL match […]

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Astros livid over controversial call in ALCS Game 4: ‘That’s a clear home run’

HOUSTON — The Houston Astros aren’t blaming any fan, or even a veteran umpire’s call, but were left seething Wednesday night believing that Major League Baseball cheated them out of a possible victory for having too few cameras and an inferior replay booth. “I’m pissed off, we’re all pissed off,’’ Astros right fielder Josh Riddick said. “That’s the best way to […]

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Apple sounds alarm over Australia's proposed anti-encryption law

In a rare show of public protest, Apple has berated the Morrison government's proposed anti-encryption bill, calling it "dangerously ambigious" and "alarming to every Australian". The Access and Assistance Bill would see tech companies like Apple compelled to help federal authorities gain access to encrypted communications, which the government has said are increasingly being used by terrorist groups and criminals […]

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Outrage over To-Kill-Her tequila cocktail name as women blast bar for ‘joking about domestic violence’

Outraged Facebook users blasted the Little Jack Horner bar in Coogee for the moniker, claiming the name was "joking about domestic violence". The drink features lemon, orange, Cointreau, grapefruit bitters and Don Julio tequila, according to a screenshot of the drinks menu captured by the website. User Kristy Marshall posted on the social media platform: "Incredibly offensive cocktail name 'To […]

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One in 20 kids aged over 11 have received an X-rated message from an adult

Adults are bombarding youngsters with explicit material through social media or text messages. Shock figures show that five per cent – one in 20 – of over-11s have received an X-rated chat-up. The revelation comes as Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright told the Tory party conference that online space shouldn’t be immune from controls. He also said: “Unsupervised access to the […]

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