Peter Roberts

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London NFL franchise: Money and opportunity are driving the dream

It is an idea that, until recently, bobbled between the fantastical and the impossible. But with every passing autumn the chances of a London-based NFL team one day criss-crossing the Atlantic grows wings. This season, for the first time, there are two NFL games being staged at Wembley, with the …

7 stories to read this weekend

It has been three weeks since I sent one of these emails — I was traveling and frankly was preoccupied with personal matters to spend a lot of time …

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America's Cup: Ben Ainslie's tactics help Oracle set up thrilling finale

Greatest comeback in 162 years brings Larry Ellison's Americans and Emirates Team New Zealand to 8-8 with decider due today<p>• America's Cup victory for Oracle Team USA<p>The fiasco was going so well. Just a week ago the America's Cup, a plutocratic sailing tournament that everyone loves to hate, was …

Time trial silver for Wiggins in Florence

Sir Bradley Wiggins paced his ride well to overhaul Fabian Cancellara but Tony Martin was in a league of his own © Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Sir Bradley …

iOS 7: users destroy iPhones after fake waterproof advert

A spoof advert suggesting Apple's new iOS 7 operating system made handsets waterproof appears to have fooled some users into destroying their iPhones.<p>The fake commercial appeared almost identical to Apple's real poster advertising with images of the iPhone on a white background accompanied by neat …

Ravens' Jones hit over head by stripper

Jacoby Jones has been declared as "fine" by his coach © AP<p>Enlarge<p>Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh has confirmed a TMZ report that wide receiver …

The Simpsons' secret formula: it's written by maths geeks

When one of Britain's best-known science writers went to Los Angeles to meet the show's writers for a new book, he found a team dedicated to inserting gags about complex maths problems. And you thought it was just a cartoon…<p>Without doubt, the most mathematically sophisticated television show in the …

21 Cooking Tips That Will Change Your Life

And save you lots of time. Time that you can spend eating!