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Gemma Watts: Sex attacks woman posed as teenage boy

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Gemma Watts posed as 16-year-old “Jake Waton” on social media A woman disguised herself as a teenage boy to sexually assault girls after grooming them online. Gemma Watts posed as 16-year-old “Jake Waton” on social media and swapped intimate photos with victims before...

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Ethical veganism is philosophical belief, tribunal rules

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Mr Casamitjana describes himself as an ethical vegan and campaigns to get his message to others Ethical veganism is a “philosophical belief” and so is protected in law, a tribunal has ruled for the first time. The case was brought by vegan Jordi...

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Exeter v Saracens: Salary cap row cannot distract Chiefs, says boss Rob Baxter

Exeter have lost to Saracens in three of the last four Premiership finals Exeter boss Rob Baxter does not want the salary cap row to detract from his side’s preparation for their Premiership meeting with Saracens. Chiefs lost the last two Premiership finals to Saracens, who have since been...

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Premiership: Saracens v Bristol Bears

Maro Itoje has played just once in the Premiership since returning from the World Cup Gallagher Premiership Venue: Allianz Park Date: Saturday, 21 December Kick-off: 15:00 GMT Coverage: BBC local radio and the BBC Sport website Maro Itoje returns for Saracens after missing the win over Munster last week....

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Anthony Joshua: Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder fight ‘has to happen in 2020’

Joshua beat Andy Ruiz on points to claim his belts back off the Mexican on Saturday Unified world heavyweight champion champion Anthony Joshua says a fight with Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder “has to happen in 2020”. Britain’s Joshua reclaimed his IBF, WBA and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz...

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Chelsea transfer ban reduced after appeal to Court of Arbitration for Sport

Frank Lampard’s side are fourth in the Premier League Chelsea can sign players in January after having their Fifa transfer ban reduced following an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The Premier League side were given a two-window ban by Fifa in February for breaching rules on...

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Arsenal sack Unai Emery: Manager leaves after 18 months in charge

Arsenal are not in a ‘good moment’ – Unai Emery Unai Emery has been sacked as Arsenal manager after 18 months in charge. The Spaniard, who previously led Paris St-Germain to the French league title and won three Europa Leagues with Sevilla, was appointed Gunners boss in May 2018,...

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Karen Carney column: Why Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal longer than Unai Emery

Former Arsenal, Chelsea and England midfielder Karen Carney, who retired after helping the Lionesses reach the World Cup semi-finals this summer, is writing columns for the BBC Sport website, working on Radio 5 Live and featuring on BBC TV this season. I think Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal...

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On board a non-stop flight from London to Sydney

Australian carrier Qantas has completed a test of the longest non-stop commercial passenger flight as part of research on how the journey could affect pilots, crew and customers. The tests included monitoring pilot brain waves, melatonin levels and alertness as well as exercise classes for passengers. The BBC’s Luke...

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Clacton Labour candidate quits over ‘Shylock’ comment

Image copyright Haringey Council Image caption Gideon Bull denied aiming the ‘Shylock’ comment at a Jewish councillor A Labour candidate has pulled out of the election race over using an anti-semitic remark. Gideon Bull denied calling a Jewish councillor Shylock directly but admitted using the term during a private...

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