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Mark Bresciano cops four month ban for illegal transfer, could miss Socceroos World Cup build-up

Australia's soccer hierarchy will help Mark Bresciano fight to overturn his four-month FIFA ban which could ruin his World Cup ambitions.<p>FIFA …

John Aloisi defiant after Melbourne Heart succumb to another A-League loss

Melbourne Heart fans found their voice against Sydney FC, but the words were not what coach John Aloisi wanted to hear.<p>Whether it was 'Aloisi Out' or …

Brain brew: can coffee stave off maladies of the mind?

Sure, a cup of coffee in the morning can add a little pep to your step. But it might very well do much more than that, according to a growing body of research into the potential health benefits of moderate java consumption. Most intriguing? The prospect that coffee could help stave off …

The Return of “Arrested Development”

It seems like years since Season Four of “Arrested Development” was released on Netflix (in reality, two weeks). It’s the latest development in the Great Netflix Experiment, that monstrous new distribution model by which television watchers are chained to their sofas, then force-fed episodes like …

Chicks 'n' Guns

How ‘‘Mr White’’ has changed.<p>Here’s the making of an extra scene that explains how and why street punk Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) acquired a gun to …

David Beckham, PSG's captain for his final match, bows out as a winner

David Beckham hugged his team-mates with tears in his eyes, then walked off the pitch to a standing ovation for the last time.<p>A clearly emotional Beckham was mobbed by his teammates on the field when coach Carlo Ancelotti decided to substitute him in the 81st minute of a 3-1 win over Brest on …

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FA Cup final - Manchester City v Wigan Athletic: live

Follow Ben Bloom's live match commentary for the FA Cup final game between Manchester City and Wigan Athletic at Wembley on Saturday, May 11 2013.<p><b>Email Ben Bloom with the answer to these questions: Wigan fans, do you wish this match wasn’t happening so you could focus on league survival? Man City</b> …

Frank Lampard wants new Chelsea deal after breaking club's goalscoring record at Villa Park

Frank Lampard has revealed he wants a new contract at Chelsea after his two goals at Aston Villa made him the club’s record scorer and effectively confirmed his side a place in next season’s Champions League.<p>Lampard, whose contract expires this summer, struck in the 61st and 88th minutes to seal a …

Palmer to contest election with new political party

Queensland billionaire Clive Palmer has announced he is setting up a new political party and will run as a candidate at the next federal election.<p>He …

Basle 1 Chelsea 2: match report

Read a full match report of the Europa League semi-final first leg between FC Basle and Chelsea at St Jakob-Park, Basle, on 25 April, 2013.<p>In a city heaving with experts gathered for the World Watch and Jewellery Show, David Luiz caught the zeitgeist and sparkled at just the right time.<p>With seconds …

New Zealand passes gay marriage bill

MPs from both sides of the House lined up to hug the bill's sponsor, Louisa Wall.<p>She, National MP Tau Henare and Green MP Kevin Hague were presented …

Building today's tech, tomorrow

Similarly, to the tech geek twitterati, Abbott's remarks have already been notched alongside memorable short-sighted technology predictions, such as …

Ono magic sends Wanderers into grand final

Western Sydney Wanderers' A-League fairy-tale will feature a grand final finish after a 2-0 semi-final win over the Brisbane Roar at Parramatta …

Abbott's big bold plan much too short on detail

But <i>Battlelines</i> (soon to reappear in a new edition), and Abbott's years as Opposition Leader, provide strong leads on how he might tackle the …

Ex-Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher dies, aged 87

<b>Former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher has died "peacefully" at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke while staying at the Ritz hotel in central London.</b><p>David Cameron called her a "great Briton" and the Queen spoke of her sadness at the death.<p>Lady Thatcher was Conservative prime minister from 1979 …

North Korea: UK's Hague calls for calm amid tensions

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/968000/968099_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534401433_1b6cf65047d85633736dcde96e9cec68<p><b>British Foreign Secretary William Hague has called for calm over the North Korean crisis.</b><p>Despite the "paranoid rhetoric" from Pyongyang, it was …

starwars

32 bBY<p>Episode I<p>THE PHANTOM MENACE George Lucas 1999<p>Turmoil has engulfed the Galactic Republic. The taxation of trade routes to outlying star systems …

Chelsea under Jose Mourinho would be a huge threat, says Sir Alex Ferguson as he looks to the future

Sir Alex Ferguson says his current Manchester United team can dominate the Premier League for years, but believes Chelsea will pose a serious threat next season if they appoint Jose Mourinho as manager.<p>Speaking ahead of Monday’s game against Manchester City, when victory would take United 18 points …

S Korea vows retaliation to North's 'provocation'

South Korea has unveiled new plans that will allow its military to launch pre-emptive strikes against the North if it shows signs of an imminent …

Is Germany too powerful for Europe?

In his novel Fatherland, Robert Harris envisaged a hellish scenario – Hitler won the second world war. Decades later, the Greater German Reich …

Paolo di Canio in as Sunderland boss

Sunderland's managerial vacancy didn't last very long. Less than a day after losing 1-0 at home to Manchester United and firing Martin O'Neill, the Black Cats have appointed Paolo di Canio in an attempt to lead the embattled squad to safety.<p><b>More from our team blogs</b>: SAFC blog Roker …

Frostbite 3 engine doesn't support Wii U, says EA DICE

EA DICE's Frostbite 3 engine doesn't support Wii U, said Patrick Bach, executive producer on the Battlefield franchise at the studio, in an interview with Eurogamer.<p>"We right now don't have support for the Wii U in the Frostbite engine," said Bach, explaining that "we don't want to back down from …

SimCity pedestrians 'teleport' to keep the game fun

"We just didn't realize the ridiculous scope of the game we were trying to make."<p>"We just didn't realize the ridiculous scope of the game we were trying to make," said Dan Moskowitz, Senior Software Engineer at Maxis, creators of <i>SimCity</i>. "It became clear that our scope was so big we were standing …

Moyes, Mourinho top two candidates for Chelsea job

Everton boss David Moyes and Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho are the top two candidates for the Chelsea post. The <i>Mail on Sunday</i> says Chelsea owner …

Armed Correlations

Well, to paraphrase a great Republican, here we go again. The details of Adam Lanza’s home environment—the armory of weapons there, the copy of the “NRA Guide to the Basics of Pistol Shooting,” there was a useful book kept close—are scarcely out before the insistence that there’s nothing, …

The Kickstarter darling comes home: hands on with the Ouya

And that's the Ouya. It's an early product full of potential energy.<p>On July 10, just one week after announcing the project and less than eight hours after putting it on Kickstarter, Ouya reached its $950,000 goal.<p>A few minutes later it broke the million dollar mark, only the eighth project in …