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The dream factory: behind the scenes at Manchester United’s academy

Soccer

The 50 best ‘Only Fools and Horses’ characters

31. Mr Ram<p>Owner of a chain of south London curry houses, Mr Ram is a cheeky scam artist who plots with Del's Indian chum Vimmal Malik. Ram knows …

Illegal Immigration

Here’s everything we know about ‘Stranger Things’ season 3

When <i>Stranger Things</i> finished, I didn’t want any more of it - it was a nicely compact story, all rounded-out quite succinctly. Sure, there was a …

Entertainment

Exclusive: Man Utd hierarchy growing frustrated at Jose Mourinho's Luke Shaw treatment with concerns it may affect his transfer value

Senior figures at Manchester United are becoming increasingly perturbed by Jose Mourinho’s treatment of Luke Shaw and fear the manager’s persistent public humiliating of the England defender is also damaging his transfer value.<p>Shaw was subjected to more scathing public criticism from Mourinho on …

See Nathaniel Rateliff's Soulful Cover of Bruce Springsteen's 'Atlantic City'

Soul singer and his band the Night Sweats take stripped-down approach to 'Nebraska' classic in 'Tonight Show' Cover Room<p>On Monday, Nathaniel Rateliff …

José Mourinho is pretty much cooked as a Champions League force

There was a slightly ghostly moment in the second half at Old Trafford as Manchester United were euthanised from the Champions League knockout stages, a sense of worlds colliding, timelines crossed.<p>Wissam Ben Yedder had just eased the ball into the corner of David de Gea’s net to make the score 1-0 …

Soccer

Jimmy Page on the 'Swagger' of Led Zeppelin's 'Physical Graffiti'

Forty years after its release, the guitarist explains how the band made a masterpiece<p>By the time Led Zeppelin released <i>Physical Graffiti</i> in 1975, they …

Snap, chatter and pop goes the share price

KYLIE JENNER, a model and reality TV star best known for being the, er, second most famous Kylie in the world, managed to cause a stir on Wall …

McDonalds at 5am? Barca is no culture club for Baggies

Our man inside the game has seen plenty of midweek trips to the sun backfire.

Soccer

How Every Character Was Cast on The Wire

An excerpt from Jonathan Abrams’s All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of The Wire.<p><b>David Simon</b> <i>(Creator):</i> [Wendell Pierce] came in and just nailed [his audition]. He was really pissed off. He had gotten in an argument with a cab driver. It was one of those sort of trying-to-hail-a-cab-while-black …

Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics are underway, and this iteration of the international games will include new events, new ways to watch and, most likely, new …

Winter Olympics

The 31 craft beers to drink now Dry January is dead and buried

You… you DID it? You actually… did it! Dry January: completed. Hundred percented. Nailed. We were never in ANY doubt that you had it in you. Not like …

The Core Workout That Tightens Your Middle and Fends Off Back Pain | Men's Health

And since they’re stability exercises, you’ll train your core to resist potentially spine-damaging motions like rotation, flexion, and extension, Gaddour explains.<p>Watch the video above to see Gaddour demonstrate the movements. Then try this classic core workout for yourself.<p><b>How to Do the Core</b> …

The Best Movies of 2017 (and Where to Watch Them)

A strong year for dramas, but also action and horror movies too.<p>What to Catch Up on Ahead of the Oscars<p>The funny thing about a "Best of 2017" list is that most of the year's strongest movies come out at the <i>end</i> of 2017, with hopes of being celebrated in 2018. (No brainer Oscar contender P.T. …

Construction

Jose Mourinho sounds like a broken record - if Pep Guardiola was Man Utd manager they would win the title

There is a flaw in Jose Mourinho’s argument that the difference between Manchester United and Manchester City is money.<p>If Pep Guardiola was in charge of the United squad I believe they would win the title.<p>Rewind to the start of this season and assess the head-to-head qualities of the United and …

Soccer

30 Must-Read (Or Must-Revisit) NPR Music Articles From 2017

What we try to do here at NPR Music isn't that complicated. First and foremost, of course, we like to introduce readers and listeners to artists they may never have heard that will challenge, excite and soothe them. We also enjoy celebrating, reframing, revisiting and enlivening the music everyone …

Profit

Snapshots of 2017: the pain, the joy, and the Donald

The extraordinary spectacle of Donald Trump’s presidency has dominated 2017: from Twitter wars with nuclear-armed North Korea, to Robert Mueller’s Russia inquiry, and the fast-shifting White House cast, including several who encouraged Trump in his embrace of the far right.<p>But it has been an …

Middle East

My Soundtrack: Justin Townes Earle

U.S. singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle runs us through the songs that have defined his life, including the link between the Replacements and the …

Decline of Sunderland is a sad outcome and its effects are felt beyond the struggling first team

It is 20 years since Sunderland opened the Stadium of Light with a friendly against Ajax in June 1997 and, although the club had been relegated to the Championship the previous May, the new ground, with its optimistic name and a capacity that would grow further, was a significant flame of …

How Chelsea fell from champions to a rabble at Roma in less than six months

A few of the locals called out to Antonio Conte as he trudged up the ramp towards the Chelsea team bus post-match, head bowed to avoid eye contact and hands sunk deep in his pockets, but most had sensed it was no time to bid a fond farewell. The Italian had that thunderous look about him, the kind …

Soccer

'Beyond Stranger Things': 10 Things We Learned From the Netflix Aftershow

From how a major character's death changed to Season 2's most dangerous stunt, our takeaways from the 'Stranger Things' show-about-the-show<p>These …

7 Great Yoga Poses For Recovery

Yoga is an excellent cross-training activity that promotes strength building, improves flexibility, and aids in recovery after a run. Here are seven yoga poses perfect for your postrun routine. For more demonstrations, check out the <b>Runner’s World Yoga Center</b>.

Yoga

'Game of Thrones': The 10 Most Gamechanging Moments

Red weddings, bastard-ly battles, "hold the door" – Rob Sheffield on the hit HBO fantasy's greatest showstopping scenes<p>Sex, blood, filth, incest, …

6 Unique Mental Games to Keep Yourself Entertained During a Long Run

Because sometimes a killer playlist just isn’t enough.<p>The keys to a successful (and enjoyable) long run: adequate water, ample fuel, comfortable gear and a strong mental game.<p>Unfortunately, the final component is often the most elusive. So we put the call out on Twitter for the tried-and-true …

Marathons

Marathon Mistakes

Three common pitfalls for a disappointing marathon performance.<p><b>PITFALL NO. 1: SETTING THE WRONG GOAL PACE</b><p>Many athletes have difficulty accurately assessing how their race preparation has progressed in comparison to their goal training plan. Masters often err by assuming they are in the same shape …

Marathons

Why You Should Do Easy Extra Runs

Research shows so-called junk miles can provide meaningful benefits.<p><i>This article has been excerpted and adapted from</i> <b>Run Fast: How to Beat Your Best Time — Every Time</b><i>, by Hal Higdon.</i><p>They are disparagingly called “junk miles”—those slow, extra miles done on our easy days or in second workouts, …

Marathons

18 Best Large Indoor Plants for Home

See 18 <b>best large indoor plants</b> for your home or office. <b>Tall houseplants</b> look fascinating and create the illusion of enlarged interior.<p>Houseplants …

14 Tips For Presenting CPD

Reading Time: 4 minutes.Have you got to lead some training? I won’t forget the first external CPD I gave. I was rubbish, not

Public Speaking