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Lego built a drivable Bugatti Chiron with over 1 million pieces

5.3 horsepower and a ‘theoretical’ top speed of 18 miles per hour<p>Bugatti is known for assembling super fast, mind-bogglingly expensive cars by hand. Of course, even if you have the cash, they’re rare enough that you’d probably be better off building your own. According to Lego, that’s apparently …

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Fascinating audio reveals what referee Michael Oliver heard in build-up to awarding Chelsea penalty during FA Cup final win over Manchester United

What referees hear and say on the football pitch as they make a VAR decision has been revealed for the first time.<p>Audio of Michael Oliver awarding …

Soccer

Hashtag United and the new world of startup soccer

There is an English soccer team which has toured the US and Spain, seen hundreds of thousands of fans tune into their weekend matches and played in some of the sport's most hallowed arenas against stars like Steven Gerrard. The team's captain alone has more YouTube followers than the official …

David De Gea made as many saves at the 2018 World Cup as Luis Suarez managed in 2010

David De Gea admitted Spain were ‘f****d’ after their shock World Cup elimination and few have shouldered as much blame as the Manchester United star.<p>…

Filmstro releases over 1,000 tracks of free music to use in your YouTube videos

Filmstro is something of a unique service when it comes to music. With plugins for both Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro, you can pick your music and …

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom – ‘rollicking popcorn movie’

The plot might be ludicrous and the CGI below par, but the latest dinosaur blockbuster is ‘good old-fashioned summer entertainment’, according to Nicholas Barber.<p>“Do you remember the first time you saw a dinosaur?” asks Bryce Dallas Howard’s character in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. “The first …

Movies

Manchester United make approach for Dennis Man, confirms Steaua Bucuresti president

Steaua Bucuresti president Gigi Becali has revealed that Manchester United are interested in signing Dennis Man.<p>Man, 19, only made his first-team …

The scariest horror films ever – ranked!

25 Don’t Torture a Duckling (Lucio Fulci, 1972)<p>Now that Lars von Trier has offered what may be a backhanded homage to it in his serial-killer nightmare The House That Jack Built, attention may well refocus on this cult giallo classic from Italy. A journalist investigates a series of murders in a …

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Loris Karius was suffering from concussion when he made errors in Champions League final

Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius was suffering from concussion when he made two terrible errors in the Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid after he was hit by an elbow from Sergio Ramos.<p>Karius was ordered to go for scan while on holiday in America last week as Liverpool’s medical staff …

Nintendo is bringing back the NES Classic on June 29th

Nintendo has announced the date for its re-release of its re-release of the NES, the NES Classic Edition. The console, which sold out immediately upon its debut in November 2016, will return to store shelves on June 29th, and Nintendo expects it — along with the SNES Classic Edition — to be …

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Manchester United plotting £443m transfer move for Neymar

Manchester United are eyeing a sensational move to sign Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar, according to reports in France.<p>Neymar, 25, completed a …

Even Dogecoin is rallying in this cryptocurrency boom

Dogecoin was as high as $0.00673467 Tuesday.<p>That seems like nothing compared to the $16,663 for one Bitcoin, but the meme-based cryptocurrency is …

iPhone Stops Bullet and Saves One Woman's Life in Las Vegas Shooting

A woman said her life was saved after a bullet struck her Rose Gold iPhone, instead of her, as she was fleeing the Las Vegas mass shooting Sunday …

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Football transfer rumours: Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United?

Today’s bunkum is not entertained<p>What the Premier League is really missing is a celebration routine we all love to hate. Gareth Bale’s taken his heart, trademarked it and swanned off to Real Madrid with it but where are the rest? The woefully unathletic cartwheel (Robbie Keane), the you, and you, …

Lionel Messi 'rejects' new deal at Barcelona and is ready to see out his contract

Lionel Messi will see out his Barcelona contract after rejecting a new deal, according to reports in Spain.<p>Spanish sport daily, <i>Marca,</i> claim the Argentinian has rejected the offer of a new contract extension and will see out his current deal, which ends in 2018, before making a decision on his …

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The 13 scariest video games for Halloween

Left yourself with nothing to do this Halloween? Go on one of these spooky adventures and ensure you get absolutely no sleep at all<p>If you’ve already had your Halloween party this weekend and were planning a quiet night in front of the TV, hiding from trick or treaters, we’ve got another idea for …

Apple event in tweets: The funniest reactions about the new MacBook Pro

It’s a big day for Apple. The tech giant just announced the new and improved MacBook Pro at its event in Cupertino – and Twitter didn’t stay silent.<p>As is often the case with these events, tonight’s keynote quickly became the hottest point of discussion in the Twitterverse, inspiring a barrage of …

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WATCH: Shaqiri punishes Manchester United with the filthiest bit of skill you'll see

Shaqiri pulled off something brilliant against the Red Devisl<p>Xherdan Shaqiri might be one of the smallest soccer players in the world, but the …

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Man United hold talks with Gareth Bale's agent

​Manchester United are interested in signing Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale and they have pushed their pursuit of him by meeting his agent last …

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