Greenwood salvages draw for Man Utd against Everton

Mason Greenwood scored twice in the midweek win over AlkmaarManchester United substitute Mason Greenwood scored a 77th-minute equaliser to deny Duncan Ferguson a second successive win as Everton’s interim manager.Everton looked set for back-to-back league victories for the first time since April when Victor Lindelof turned Leighton Baines’ first-half corner into his own goal after […]

Exeter beat Sale to close on Champions Cup quarters

Brothers Joe and Sam Simmonds scored 21 points in total between themHeineken Champions Cup Pool 2Exeter (7) 35Tries: S Simmonds 2, J Simmonds, Moon, Nowell Cons: J Simmonds 3, Steenson 2Sale (3) 10Try: S James Con: MacGinty Pen: MacGintyExeter moved to within touching distance of the Champions Cup quarter-finals with a convincing bonus-point victory against […]

Climate change: Longest talks end with compromise deal

Image copyright Kiara Worth/IISD Image caption Some of the difficult issues proved impossible to resolve in Madrid The longest United Nations climate talks on record have finally ended in Madrid with a compromise deal.Exhausted delegates reached agreement on the key question of increasing the global response to curbing carbon.All countries will need to put new […]

China's state TV pulls live Arsenal game after Ozil comments

Ozil, a former Germany international, has been at Arsenal since 2013China’s state broadcaster CCTV has removed Sunday’s Arsenal-Manchester City game from its schedule after comments made by Gunners midfielder Mesut Ozil, state media has reported.Ozil posted on social media about the treatment of Uighur Muslims in China.Arsenal distanced the club from the German’s views, saying […]

General election 2019: John McDonnell sorry for 'catastrophic' election result

Image copyright EPA John McDonnell says he is to blame for Labour’s “catastrophic” loss in Thursday’s election, saying he “owns this disaster”. The shadow chancellor apologised for “not being able to articulate” the party’s campaign message ahead of the poll, which saw Labour lose 59 seats.But he also blamed the “media portrayal” of current leader […]

Iran 'foils second cyber-attack in a week'

Image copyright EPA Image caption Cyber-attacks aim to take over – or cripple – entire computer systems Iran has foiled a second cyber-attack in under a week, the country’s telecommunications minister says.Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi said the attack had targeted Iranian electronic government systems.The minister did not give details. A similar claim was made about Wednesday […]

New Zealand volcano: Death toll rises with two still missing

Image copyright New Zealand Police Image caption Search and rescue staff returned after searching for two missing bodies on Sunday A person who was being treated in hospital after the eruption of New Zealand’s White Island volcano has died, police say.The unidentified victim died in Australia after being sent for treatment. About 20 people remain […]

Woods victory sets up US Presidents Cup win over International team

Woods won all three of his matches at Royal Melbourne this weekTiger Woods’ US team dominated Sunday’s singles as they beat the International team 16-14 in Melbourne to win an eighth successive Presidents Cup.The visitors had trailed 10-8 going into the final day, but Woods led by example as he beat Abraham Ancer 3&2 in […]