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Joshua v Ruiz II: Anthony Joshua responds to ‘sportwashing’ Saudi human rights claims

‘I just want to do a job’ – Joshua on fighting in Saudi Arabia Andy Ruiz v Anthony Joshua Venue: Diriyah Arena, Saudi Arabia Date: Saturday, 7 December Coverage: Live BBC Radio 5 Live commentary with live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app ‘One Night: Joshua...

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London bus attack: Teens admit threatening women who refused to kiss

Image copyright Melania Geymonat Image caption Melania Geymonat (right) and her date Chris needed hospital treatment Three teenage boys have admitted threatening two women who refused to kiss each other on a bus. Melania Geymonat, 28, and her date Christine Hannigan were pelted with coins on a Camden night...

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Jose Mourinho: Ex-Man Utd boss says he won’t repeat past mistakes at Tottenham

Mourinho was sacked by Manchester United last December New Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho says he will not make the same mistakes at Spurs that he did in previous managerial roles. The Portuguese replaced Mauricio Pochettino on Wednesday, ending an 11-month spell out of management following his sacking by Manchester...

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VAR is alive and kicking says David Gold after Premier League meeting

VAR is where we expected it to be – Swarbrick The Premier League will lead a consultation on how well the video assistant referee system is working but it is still “alive and kicking”, says West Ham co-chairman David Gold. At a meeting of Premier League clubs on Thursday,...

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City traders: We want to work 9 to 4

Image copyright Getty Images City traders have urged UK and European exchanges to cut trading hours to improve work-life balance. They say the long hours are bad for mental health and are not exactly female-friendly. “It’s hard to find childcare at five o’clock in the morning,” said April Day,...

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Croydon tram crash driver Alfred Dorris will not be prosecuted

Image caption Seven people were killed when a tram derailed near to Sandilands tram stop in November 2016 The driver of a tram that crashed in Croydon and killed seven people will not face prosecution. More than 50 people were injured when the tram derailed near Sandilands tram stop...

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Ealing Abbey: Paedophile priests acted ‘like the mafia’

Image copyright Google Image caption Five priests have been jailed for abusing children at St Benedict’s A group of paedophile priests behaved “like the mafia”, abusing dozens of young boys at a west London school over a 50 year period, a report says. St Benedict’s School, Ealing, was described...

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Extinction Rebellion protesters dragged from Tube train roof

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOne eyewitness captured the moment a climate protester was dragged from top of Tube train (ITV Footage) Commuters have dragged climate change protesters from the roof of a London Underground train. Extinction Rebellion activists climbed on trains at Stratford, Canning Town...

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Mark Duggan family agree settlement with Met over death

Image copyright Jeff Moore Image caption Mark Duggan was shot by police in Tottenham who believed he was carrying a weapon The family of Mark Duggan, whose death sparked riots across England in August 2011, has settled a damages claim against the Met over his shooting. Mr Duggan, 29,...

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