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Serena Williams' coach says allowing on-court coaching would improve tennis

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:17
The "majority" of coaches break coaching rules and allowing it would improve tennis, says Patrick Mouratoglou.

MLB: Houston Astros fan costs their team dearly after interfering with play

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:16
Watch the moment a fan costs the Houston Astros a crucial game against the Boston Red Sox after they were deemed to have interfered with play.

Nathan Hughes will learn from tweet ban - Eddie Jones

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:06
England number eight Nathan Hughes "deeply regrets" the social media post that triggered a further two-week ban says coach Eddie Jones.

Boxing's Olympic risk is 'unprecedented' says head of England Boxing

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:46
England Boxing believes the sport is facing the "grave" threat of omission from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

EpiPen shortage: Chemists told to quiz parents on children's need

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:28
The guidance from NHS England relates to devices for children who weigh less than 25kg (four stone).

Wakefield's Pinderfields Hospital smokers shamed via loudspeaker

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:26
Hospital users are encouraged to activate the announcements when they see someone smoking on site.

Pakistan v Australia: Azhar Ali is run out in bizarre circumstances

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:24
Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali is run out in bizarre circumstances, after mistakenly thinking the ball had reached the boundary on the third day of the second Test with Australia.

'Fred and Rose West' couple jailed for rapes

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 14:20
Peter and Avril Griffiths - dubbed the "Fred and Rose West" of their estate - abused three girls.

Highway Code may include 'Dutch reach' to keep cyclists safe

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:39
The method encourages drivers to look behind them before opening their door, to protect cyclists.

Jamal Khashoggi case: Liam Fox rejects Saudi summit

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:36
The boycott comes amid fears journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate.

'Mad cow disease' at Aberdeenshire farm after BSE confirmed

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:32
A movement ban is in place on the farm, which is understood to be in the Huntly area.

Emma Bunton to host the US version of Bake Off

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 13:02
The Spice Girl will present The Great American Baking Show with Paul Hollywood as judge.

England v Sri Lanka: Joe Denly prepared to open in Tests for England

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:40
Joe Denly is not ruling out opening the England batting in the Tests against Sri Lanka - nine years after his last cap, in an ODI.

Name checks to begin on bank payments

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:34
A recipient's name will be as critical as the account number and sort code when transferring money from July.

Keira Knightley bans daughter from watching some Disney films

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:23
The actress told Ellen DeGeneres she bans Cinderella and The Little Mermaid due to their portrayal of women.

Sir Paul Beresford struggles with Scottish accent

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:27
New Zealand-born MP Sir Paul Beresford struggles to understand a question from the SNP's David Linden.

Police officer run over in Blackley during van chase

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:24
Witnesses said they saw the vehicle reverse into a wall as it attempted to flee two police cars.

Jamaica qualify for Women's World Cup with help from Bob Marley's daughter

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:23
Jamaica's Reggae Girlz have qualified for the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup - and have Bob Marley's daughter to thank.

Food sales drop as barbecue summer ends

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:07
Sales of food saw their steepest drop in three years last month as the summer splurge ended.

The letter from a father who said 'no' to war

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:00
A father, sent to a labour camp after refusing to fight in the Great War, wrote to his baby daughter to explain his absence.