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Manchester United have been hit by a “sophisticated” cyber attack. The club, who host West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on Saturday, say they are confident there has not been a breach of personal data of fans. United’s media channels, the website and the official app are unaffected by the attack. “The club has taken […]

A laptop which caught fire after being fitted with a battery bought on Amazon has prompted safety charity Electrical Safety First to warn of the dangers of buying cheap electronics online. It said that it had found “some extremely dangerous items” for sale on Amazon, eBay and Wish. The warnings were echoed by watchdog Which? […]

US singer Taylor Swift has confirmed a report that music mogul Scooter Braun has sold the rights to her first six albums. US entertainment magazine Variety first reported on Monday that Braun had sold the recordings – known as masters – to an investment fund. It said the deal is thought to be worth more […]

Footballer Marcus Rashford has followed his free school meals campaign by launching a book club to help children enjoy the escapism of reading. The Manchester United and England star has teamed up with Macmillan Children’s Books to promote reading and literacy. Books were “never a thing we could budget for as a family”, he said. […]

People who play video games for long periods of time tend to report feeling happier than those who do not, a study has indicated. The Oxford Internet Institute research focused on two games: Nintendo’s Animal Crossing and EA’s Plants vs Zombies. In an unusual step, the developers of the games shared anonymised data about how […]

A well-known Christian preacher has skipped bail in South Africa and fled the country. Shepherd Bushiri, who had previously said he wanted to clear his name, has now returned to his home country, Malawi, with his wife Mary. Earlier this month they were released on bail after being charged with fraud and money laundering. He […]

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba “cannot be happy” with his situation at the club, says France manager Didier Deschamps. Pogba has figured in 11 games for the Old Trafford side this season but started in just five of those. He was again on the bench at Everton last Saturday before coming on after 82 minutes […]

South African Patrice Motsepe, one of Africa’s richest men, has announced his intention to become the next president of the Confederation of African Football (Caf). The chairman of 2016 African club champions Mamelodi Sundowns becomes the third person to bid for the role, after incumbent Ahmad and Jacques Anouma of Ivory Coast. Motsepe is Africa’s […]

Former Tanzanian MP Godbless Lema spent Sunday night in a police station in Kenya moments after irregularly crossing the border, according to Kenyan media outlets. There has been a crackdown on opposition leaders following President John Magufuli’s re-election in a landslide victory. Mr Lema was arrested while being driven by his lawyer to Kenya’s capital, […]

Four-time African player of the year Samuel Eto’o survived a road accident on Sunday while heading to Cameroon’s commercial hub Douala, according to family members. He was returning from Bafoussam town, in western Cameroon, where he had attended a festival over the weekend. A driver is said to have lost control of his car and […]

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