FA Cup: Man Utd 2-1 Tottenham – Jose Mourinho on critics

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes there are “too many” critics of his side after they beat Tottenham 2-1 at Wembley to qualify for the FA Cup final. BBC Sport – Football

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Could you give up plastic for a month?

Ten years ago I attempted to live plastic-free. With the government pledging to crack down on plastic waste, will it be any easier a decade on? Summer 2008 was a warm one. I know that because my kitchen gently hummed with the sour scent of plastic milk bottles and yoghurt cartons. During that July, I…

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Palestinian lecturer and Hamas member killed in Malaysia

A Palestinian professor and member of the Hamas militant organisation has been killed in a drive-by shooting on the streets of the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. The family of Fadi al-Batsh, 35, has accused Israel’s spy agency Mossad of being behind his killing on Saturday. Malaysian officials said the suspects are believed to have links…

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FA Cup: Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham highlights

Ander Herrera and Alexis Sanchez cancel out Dele Alli’s early opener to put Manchester United into a record-equalling 20th FA Cup final with a 2-1 victory over Tottenham at Wembley. MATCH REPORT: Manchester United 2-1 Tottenham Available to UK users only Let’s block ads! (Why?) BBC Sport – Football

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Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws

Jeremy Hunt has threatened social media firms with new laws if they don’t do more to protect children online. In a letter to companies including Facebook and Google, the health secretary accused them of “turning a blind eye” to their impact on children. The firms have until the end of April to outline action on…

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Herrera winner sends Man Utd into FA Cup final

Media playback is not supported on this device Ander Herrera’s winner sent Manchester United into a record-equalling 20th FA Cup final and condemned Tottenham to their eighth successive defeat at this stage of the competition. Spurs started at a ferocious pace and fully deserved the early lead they took after only 11 minutes when Dele…

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Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Verne Troyer, who is best known for appearing in Austin Powers, has died at the age of 49. “It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today,” a post on his official Facebook page read. “Over the years he’s struggled and won… but unfortunately this time was too…

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Boy, 3, drowns in David Lloyd fitness club pool in Leeds

A three-year-old boy has died while swimming at a pool in Leeds. Police were called to Tongue Lane at about 09:45 BST after reports of a child drowning in a pool at a David Lloyd fitness club in the Moortown area of the city. The boy was taken by ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary accompanied…

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FA Cup: Manchester United v Tottenham – rate the players

Follow coverage of Man Utd v Tottenham helpHow to play Rate players out of 10 throughout or after the game. The rater will close 30 minutes after the final whistle. Rating range key1 = Give it up10 = Pure perfection Man UtdManchester UnitedManchester United TottenhamTottenham HotspurTottenham Hotspur Manchester United Starting XI Avg Squad number1Player nameDe…

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Syria 'chemical' attack: Experts finally visit Douma site

Media playback is unsupported on your device International chemical weapons experts have finally inspected the site of a suspected attack near Damascus which caused an international crisis. The team from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) travelled to the town of Douma and collected samples and other items. Last week Western states…

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