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Everton v Aston Villa: match preview

Despite regularly failing to seize their opportunities at Goodison Park – where Everton have taken six points from a possible 27 this year – Carlo Ancelotti’s stubborn side remain in

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Our first child is due, and I’m already in the clutches of the baby-industrial complex

A boob. A bed. Maybe a bottle? In the early days of my wife’s pregnancy, I naively thought that was all a newborn baby would really need. After all, all

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Wall Street sees long road ahead as Intel seeks to regain market share

Intel Corp’s shares fell 7% on Friday as Wall Street analysts raised concerns about how soon the chipmaker can close the gap with rivals as it spends billions of dollars

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Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground looks pretty good

Focus Home Interactive has released gameplay of Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground – and it looks pretty good. This turn-based strategy video game is set within the Age of

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Co-op ditches plastic ‘bags for life’ and replaces with 10p compostable bag

The Co-op is to remove plastic “bags for life” from sale in all of its 2,600 stores and replace them with 10p compostable carriers. The supermarket warns that the low-cost,

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Sam Underhill gets final chance to stake claim for place in Lions squad

Sam Underhill will have one final chance to advance his claims for a place in the British & Irish Lions squad on Saturday with Warren Gatland expected to be in

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Huge new ‘Oracle’ greets Rockefeller Center visitors in New York

A massive new bronze sculpture welcomes visitors to Rockefeller Center in the New York landmark’s first campus-wide show by a single artist. The 25-foot (7.6 m) tall black “Oracle” with

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Senior U.S. lawmaker warns against railroad industry consolidation

The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee said on Friday the potential acquisition of the Kansas City Southern freight railroad should set off “alarm bells”

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Watch tonight’s Ratchet & Clank focussed PlayStation State of Play here

Also promises news on a “couple” of other games. If you’re at a loose end this evening, why not park your bum right here – perched upon Eurogamer’s comfy news

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Hunt saboteur ‘left to die’ after being brutally beaten while confronting badger baiters

Police are investigating as a hunt saboteur claims he was beaten bloody and left for dead after confronting a group of badger baiters. The Manchester Hunt Sabs says the member

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