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Morocco protests: Activist Nasser Zefzafi arrested

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nasser Zefzafi was arrested on Monday after three days on the run Moroccan police say they have detained a leading activist responsible for organising months of protests against corruption and unemployment. Nasser Zefzafi will be tried for “threatening national security”, prosecutors say. Morocco has been gripped by protests since October, following the death of a fishmonger in the town of al-Hoceima. On Sunday, demonstrations were

French Open: Aljaz Bedene accuses Ryan Harrison of ‘tanking’

Top Stories Huddersfield promoted to Premier League – text & Radio 5 live Read more on Huddersfield promoted to Premier League – text & Radio 5 live England lose final ODI after collapse against South Africa – highlights & report Read more on England lose final ODI after collapse against South Africa – highlights & report Woods arrested over drink-driving charge Read more on Woods arrested over drink-driving charge Huddersfield

Philippine army ‘makes gains’ in Marawi Islamist battle

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Philippine Marines are among troops battling the Islamist militants in Marawi The Philippine military says it has made gains retaking Marawi city from Islamist militants amid clashes that have left about 100 people dead. According to the military, militants now control only small pockets within the southern Philippine city. But there are still reports of fighting on the ground and thousands of civilians trapped. Nineteen

England’s first innings collapse against South Africa at Lord’s

Top Stories Play-off final goes to extra time – text & Radio 5 live Read more on Play-off final goes to extra time – text & Radio 5 live England lose final ODI after collapse against South Africa – highlights & report Read more on England lose final ODI after collapse against South Africa – highlights & report Woods arrested over drink-driving charge Read more on Woods arrested over drink-driving

German leaders step up attacks on Trump

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mrs Merkel says it is right not to gloss over differences with the US Germany’s top politicians have stepped up criticism of US President Donald Trump, a day after Chancellor Angela Merkel said the US and UK were no longer reliable partners. On Monday Mrs Merkel said it was right not to gloss over differences with the US, while her foreign minister said Mr Trump’s

Tiger Woods held on drink-driving charge

Image copyright Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Image caption Police in Palm Beach County released a mugshot of the golfer Golf star Tiger Woods was arrested on a drink-driving charge in Florida early on Monday morning, police say. Police recorded the arrest at 07:18 local time (11:18 GMT) and the golfer was released a few hours later, records from Palm Beach County police show. He was arrested in the town

WSL 1 Spring Series: Arsenal’s Jordan Nobbs lights up WSL with amazing free-kick

Top Stories Play-off final still goalless after Brown miss – Radio 5 live & text Read more on Play-off final still goalless after Brown miss – Radio 5 live & text South Africa complete seven-wicket win over England – reaction Read more on South Africa complete seven-wicket win over England – reaction Sangakkara bids for record sixth straight County Championship ton Read more on Sangakkara bids for record sixth straight

Reporter’s Tweet About Japanese Indy 500 Winner Causes A Stir

MEDIA 05/29/2017 11:01 am ET A Denver sportswriter and his newspaper apologized late Sunday after he tweeted his discomfort with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day weekend. After Takuma Sato became the first driver from Japan to win the iconic race, Terry Frei of The Denver Post dispatched this missive:  Twitter The now-deleted tweet earned him plenty of backlash. Here’s a sampling: Frei issued a long-winded

Tottenham Ladies 3-0 Blackburn Ladies: Spurs ladies seal promotion with 30-yard lob

Top Stories Play-off final still goalless after Brown miss – Radio 5 live & text Read more on Play-off final still goalless after Brown miss – Radio 5 live & text South Africa complete seven-wicket win over England – reaction Read more on South Africa complete seven-wicket win over England – reaction Sangakkara bids for record sixth straight County Championship ton Read more on Sangakkara bids for record sixth straight