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December 10, 2018 7:30 AM European Court of Justice rules UK can unilaterally revoke Article 50 and halt Brexit

The EU’s top court has ruled the UK can revoke Article 50 and halt Brexit without the permission of other member states. A judgement by the European Court of Justice on Monday gives the UK the right to unilaterally withdraw its notification to leave the EU. The ruling by the Luxembourg court comes on the eve of a House of Commons vote on Prime Minister 40

December 9, 2018 9:55 PM Tom Brady breaks Peyton Manning record for NFL touchdown passes

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has broken the record for the most touchdown passes in NFL history. The 41-year-old eclipsed Peyton Manning's mark of 579, moving to 582 with three touchdown passes during a 34-33 defeat by the Miami Dolphins. Brady, a five-time Super Bowl winner, broke the record with a two-yard pass to wide receiver Julian 34

December 8, 2018 9:48 PM Espanyol 0-4 Barcelona: Lionel Messi scores twice as champions ease to victory

Lionel Messi scored two sublime free-kicks as Barcelona beat Espanyol to move three points clear at the top of La Liga. Messi first found the top corner from the edge of the penalty area to put the visitors ahead. Ousmane Dembele doubled Barca's lead with a curling finish before Luis Suarez made it 3-0 from a tight angle. Another sensational Messi set-piece 42

December 7, 2018 9:10 AM Manchester United will pay £40m for Pochettinho

Having left Southampton for Spurs with barely a glance back over his shoulder and a toodle-oo, you wouldn’t bet against Mauricio Pochettino leaving his current club in the not too distant future. Real Madrid are favourites to recruit Pochettinho – a likelihood that will only increase should Spurs defeat Barcelona in their must-win Champions League match 43

December 4, 2018 6:49 PM Brexit REVEALED: How Jacob Rees-Mogg voted WITH Theresa May to fight NO DEAL STITCH-UP

JACOB REES-MOGG voted WITH Theresa May in a desperate attempt to avoid today’s shock Brexit defeat for the Government - because he knew it was the best chance at fighting for a hard, no-deal Brexit. The European Research Group (ERG) chairman, who led a failed charge to depose the Prime Minister ahead of an expected defeat over her Brexit deal, told MPs he would 42

December 2, 2018 1:29 AM Tyson Fury’s boxing gloves REVEAL how he plans to BEAT Deontay Wilder in their fight

TYSON FURY made a surprising choice in his boxing gloves and they reveal how he might be planning to defeat the WBC American champion Deontay Wilder in their fight today. The Gypsy King chose the Everlast MX gloves, known to be a puncher’s glove. This will be intriguing to some, as Fury is not known to be a ferocious hitter, with just 19 knockouts from 27 contests 104

November 29, 2018 8:42 AM Russia THREAT: Putin to resume Syria airstrikes

RUSSIA has threatened to resume its bombing campaign against “Islamist insurgents” who have failed to withdraw from their Syrian enclave as a ceasefire deal struck with Turkey teeters on the brink of collapse. Kremlin envoy Alexander Lavrentyev said 15,000 fighters aligned with the Nusra Front, an al-Qaeda affiliate that has since been renamed itself 70

November 26, 2018 1:25 PM Alarm clock sparks Springbok rugby team hotel bomb scare

A South African rugby player's ticking alarm clock caused a bomb scare that led to the team hotel being evacuated. Police were called to The Hilton in Cardiff after reports of a suspicious item in a laundry bag. The evacuation took place on Friday afternoon - while the team was at the Principality Stadium preparing for Saturday's test match. South Wales 44

November 26, 2018 10:39 AM Rees-Mogg makes SHOCK border revelation

JACOB Rees-Mogg has today revealed that Theresa May’s vocal commitment to ensuring control over UK borders may not, in fact, be so secure after all. “But as the House of Lords made clear in its report of March 2017, if we left without the withdrawal agreement we didn’t owe any money at all.” The news came as Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt refused to rule out the Government 40

November 24, 2018 11:49 PM France 14-21 Fiji: Pacific Islanders record first ever victory over France

Fiji claimed their first ever win over France with a surprise 21-14 victory at the Stade de France in Paris. Semi Radradra opened the scoring in the 19th minute but France hooker Guilhem Guirado levelled the scores. Winger Josua Tuisova handed the visitors the lead once more but Guirado added a second try before the interval. Baptiste Serin's conversion 44