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Tory leadership: Gove will be eighth candidate to enter race

Environment Secretary Michael Gove will be the eighth MP to enter the race to be Conservative leader.

Cladding tests 'almost certain to fail', experts say

Fire safety experts warn that 1,700 buildings in England are likely to fail new fire tests.

Trump dismisses North Korean tests of 'some small weapons'

On a state visit to Japan, the US president put himself at odds with his hosts and his own advisers.

Divorce referendum: Ireland votes to liberalise laws

Referendum voters overwhelmingly back changes to the constitution to make divorce easier.

German Jews warned not to wear kippas after rise in anti-Semitism

An official advises Jews against wearing traditional skullcaps following a sharp rise in anti-Semitism.

Football Headlines

Celtic: Neil Lennon offered manager's job after sealing treble treble

Neil Lennon is offered the Celtic job less than an hour after guiding the club to a domestic treble treble.

Phil Neville: England women's win over Denmark 'messy'

England women boss Phil Neville calls his team's friendly win over Denmark "messy" - and says it is partly down to camping with the Royal Marines.

Copa del Rey final: Valencia end Barcelona's double dream

Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo score as Valencia beat La Liga champions Barcelona to win the Copa del Rey.

League Two play-off final: Newport County 0-1 Tranmere Rovers

Tranmere Rovers earn a spot in League One thanks to Connor Jennings' last-gasp extra-time winner against 10-man Newport County.

Women's World Cup 2019: Japan win first World Cup in 2011 - 12 days to go

BBC Sport looks back to 2011 when Japan defeated the USA in a thrilling Women's World Cup final, with just 12 days until the 2019 tournament starts.

Cricket Headlines

As Smith reaches another milestone, will boos soundtrack the English summer?

Steve Smith batted as if he had never been away in scoring a century against England - but will he be able to move on from the ball-tampering scandal?

Cricket World Cup: Herschelle Gibbs' sensational six sixes record in 2007

South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs lights up the 2007 Cricket World Cup as the first man to hit six sixes in an over in a one-day international.

'Ice-breakers for that awkward family function' - a bluffers' guide to the Cricket World Cup

Comedian Andy Zaltzman gives his unique perspective on the runners and riders of the Cricket World Cup.

England v Australia: Smith hits century in World Cup warm-up

Steve Smith hits his first century for Australia since being banned for his part in the ball-tampering scandal to steer his side to a 12-run victory over England.

Smith's ton steers Australia to warm-up win over England

Steve Smith's century leads Australia to a 12-run victory over England in a World Cup warm-up in Southampton.

The Register

Voting machine maker vows to step up security, Fortnite bribes players to do 2FA ? and more

Plus: Feds break up another 'dark-net drugs op'

Roundup Summer rolls on, Reg vultures are making the most of their hols before the September rush hits, and in the past week, we saw Lazarus malware targeting Macs, Adobe scrambling to get an emergency patch out, and Democrats losing their minds over a simple training exercise.

Experimental 'insult bot' gets out of hand during unsupervised weekend

Creators ticked off for running CPU flat out over the break

Who, Me? It's that time of the week again, where Reg readers 'fess up to IT errors and jokes that went awry, in the hope of some catharsis.

Smut slinger dreams of AI software to create hardcore flicks with your face ? plus other machine-learning news

Your need-to-know

Roundup It's a long weekend in England and Wales, with many Reg vultures taking time out and making the most of what's left of the quiet August month.

Quit that job and earn $185k... cleaning up San Francisco's notoriously crappy sidewalks

Just waiting for the tech bros to disrupt this dump delivery service

Everyone knows that America's big cities and especially San Francisco live in their own financial bubbles.

Everybody dance now: Watch this AI code fool friends into thinking you can cut a rug like a pro

Day one: Dance moves. Day two: Committing crimes?

Video Are you a bad dancer? Do you want to pirouette like a ballet pro? Don?t worry you can fake it until you make it ? with the help of artificial intelligence.

Newcastle United News

Ex-England midfielder Parker retires

Ex-England, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.

Taxman's football raid 'may be unlawful'

HMRC officers seized documents from Newcastle United as part of a tax fraud investigation.

Newcastle keeper Sels joins Anderlecht

Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels joins Belgian champions Anderlecht on a season-long loan.

Premier League fixtures in full

Find out your club's full fixture list for the 2017-18 Premier League season.

Cisse leads tributes at Tiote memorial

Papiss Cisse leads the tributes at a memorial for former Newcastle team-mate Cheick Tiote, who died after collapsing in training in China.