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both manchester teams are solidly in the top four hunt after winning sunday


for the second time in less than a week, both manchester teams faced a very preferable situation. after seeing how the top four finished the day before, both manchester city and manchester united knew that they would be able to gain points on multiple top four teams if either win.after chelsea, tottenham and liverpool drew and arsenal lost on tuesday, the manchester teams had a chance to get back into the top four on wednesday. manchester city did their part, defeating west ham 4-0 but manchester united drew hull city 0-0 with an incredible eldin jakupovic performance in goal and almost lost the draw if lazar markovic’s uncontested s didn’t go off






manchester united 0-0 hull city: jose mourinho walks out of interview


manchester united manager jose mourinho walks out of his post-match interview, telling reporter martin fisher: "if you don't know football, you shouldn't have a microphone."read more: hull hold manchester united at old trafford






manchester united 0-0 hull city: jose mourinho walks out of interview


manchester united manager jose mourinho walks out of his interview after the 0-0 draw with hull city, telling reporter martin fisher: "if you don't know football, you shouldn't have a microphone."read more: hull hold manchester united at old trafford






what if manchester united fans don’t know the full story behind wayne rooney


at the end of the day, it comes down to numbers. it always does. wayne rooney has numbers. he now has 250 goals for manchester united, the most in club history. he’s also scored more goals for england than anyone else. what wayne rooney does not have, is the adoration of all manchester united fans. to some he’s a hero and longstanding servant of the club. to others, he’s a player who not once but twice submitted a formal transfer request only to turn around and sign a contract that made him the highest paid player at the club. those contract disputes have become a sore subject for united fans, with many having never forgiven him for wanting to leave the club. but what if there’s more to the story than fans know? that’s where numbers come in. contract negotiations are all about numbers. the






wins for city, united as top-4 race intensifies in epl


manchester, england — the race for champions league qualification from the premier league intensified after contrasting wins for manchester city and manchester united on sunday.gabriel jesus started again ahead of sergio aguero and scored an injury-time winner — his second goal of the match — in city's 2-1 home victory over swansea.united had it much easier against leicester, beating the struggling champion 3-0 thanks to goals by henrikh mkhitaryan, zlatan ibrahimovic and juan mata in an eight-minute period either side of halftime.five points separates second-placed tottenham and sixth-placed united, which extended its unbeaten run in the league to 15 games and is now just two points off the top four.city moved above arsenal and liverpool into third place.at this stage last season, leicest






premier league sides hull, watford upset in fa cup


manchester, england — hull striker abel hernandez had two penalties saved in the space of a minute, a final embarr ment for the premier league team in its humiliating 4-1 loss to second-tier fulham in the fa cup fourth round on sunday.hull was already heading out of the competition when hernandez's first spot kick in the 87th minute was saved by marcus bettinelli, who then tripped hernandez as the uruguay international pounced on the rebound. bettinelli went the right way to deny hernandez off the second penalty attempt, too.it was hull's second cup exit in the space of four days, with marco silva's side having been eliminated by manchester united at the semifinal stage of the league cup despite a 2-1 win in the second leg on thursday.in another cup shock, watford was beaten 1-0 by third-t






man united beats struggling champion leicester 3-0 in epl


leicester, england — manchester united scored three goals in an eight-minute period either side of halftime to beat leicester 3-0 sunday and leave the struggling champions just one point above the premier league's relegation zone.henrikh mkhitaryan put united ahead in the 42nd minute before zlatan ibrahimovic scored 88 seconds later, for his 15th league goal of the season.juan mata grabbed the third goal in the 49th minute after a one-two with mkhitaryan, sealing a win that lifted united to within two points of the champions league qualification positions.five points separates second-placed tottenham and sixth-placed united.it was the 13th loss in 24 games of leicester's woeful title defense. the champions are 16th in the 20-team league, one point above 18th-placed hull.leicester visits 17






man u to bring on full-time counter-terrorism officer


as the world remains ever vigilant trying to protect itself from terrorism, one team is taking it a step further to protect the club and its fans.manchester united is believed to be the first team in the united kingdom to hire a full-time counter-terrorism officer. the hiring was announced at a recent fan forum, and the pa sport is reporting that the person filling the position is a former inspector from the specialist search unit at greater manchester police.this move comes in response to incidents within the past year that have had people around old trafford on high alert. they saw their last match of the 2015-16 season postponed due to a fake bomb, and as recently as november, a couple of people from a tour group tried to ditch the group and stay overnight to go to the arsenal match the






man u to bring on full-time counter-terrorism officer


as the world remains ever vigilant trying to protect itself from terrorism, one team is taking it a step further to protect the club and its fans.manchester united is believed to be the first team in the united kingdom to hire a full-time counter-terrorism officer. the hiring was announced at a recent fan forum, and the pa sport is reporting that the person filling the position is a former inspector from the specialist search unit at greater manchester police.this move comes in response to incidents within the past year that have had people around old trafford on high alert. they saw their last match of the 2015-16 season postponed due to a fake bomb, and as recently as november, a couple of people from a tour group tried to ditch the group and stay overnight to go to the arsenal match the






police: toddler escaped crib, wandered into neighbor's home


manchester, n.h. — police believe a 2-year-old somehow got out of her crib overnight, sneaked out the back door as temperatures dipped into the teens and got into a neighbor's apartment.zoey rose guerrero pena was last seen asleep in her crib at about 9:30 p.m. thursday inside her grandmother's house in manchester, police said. officers were called to the home at about 3:30 a.m. friday and searched the neighborhood, using dogs and a helicopter.a neighbor woke up in her apartment nearby at about 9:15 a.m. and saw the child inside. the neighbor contacted police immediately.authorities were having the child, who was only wearing a pink one-piece sleeper, checked out at a hospital. police said they planned to gather more details on the case.manchester police lt. brian o'keefe thanked all the o






jose mourinho replaces volunteer ball kids with man utd academy players who can


in every soccer game, you may have noticed kids lining up around the pitch with a soccer ball in their hands. when a ball goes into the stands or is out of immediate reach for a player, the kid tosses the ball to the player and they can throw in or kick the ball into play without wasting much time.for manchester united manager jose mourinho, he felt this was an area of improvement so before their big derby contest against liverpool, mourinho fired all the ball kids and brought in players from manchester united’s academy in order to bring in players who would know when to waste time or quickly get the ball to the player whenever it benefits man united. this despite being on a nine game winning streak before the liverpool game and are currently unbeaten in their last 17 games dating back to






2017 awards season updates: sag awards nominations favor 'manchester by the sea,


it seems it's all about group love with this year's sag awards nominations, which were announced wednesday. actors have been adamant in saluting their colleagues in their reactions. "thank you, sag, for my nomination and for recognizing the cast of 'the crown,'" actress claire foy said in a statement. "it means all the more to know your fellow actors have voted!! and working with an ensemble of the most talented, giving and wonderful actors has been a privilege." michelle williams, honored with both individual and cast nominations for her performance in “manchester by the sea,” shared her joy at being nominated alongside her cast mates. "i'm so honored to be included in such an incredible group of women and to be recognized by my peers in this way,” she said. “i am proud to stand alon






what if manchester united fans don't know the full story behind wayne rooney


at the end of the day, it comes down to numbers. it always does.wayne rooney has numbers. he now has 250 goals for manchester united, the most in club history. he’s also scored more goals for england than anyone else.what wayne rooney does not have, is the adoration of all manchester united fans. to some he’s a hero and longstanding servant of the club. to others, he’s a player who not once but twice submitted a formal transfer request only to turn around and sign a contract that made him the highest paid player at the club.those contract disputes have become a sore subject for united fans, with many having never forgiven him for wanting to leave the club. but what if there’s more to the story than fans know?that’s where numbers come in. contract negotiations are all about numbers. the pla






police: toddler escaped crib, wandered into neighbor’s home


manchester, n.h. (ap) — police believe a 2-year-old somehow got out of her crib overnight, sneaked out the back door as temperatures dipped into the teens and got into a neighbor’s apartment.zoey rose guerrero pena was last seen asleep in her crib at about 9:30 p.m. thursday inside her grandmother’s house in manchester, police said. officers were called to the home at about 3:30 a.m. friday and searched the neighborhood, using dogs and a helicopter.a neighbor woke up in her apartment nearby at about 9:15 a.m. and saw the child inside. the neighbor contacted police immediately.authorities were having the child, who was only wearing a pink one-piece sleeper, checked out at a hospital. police said they planned to gather more details on the case.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 fo






man city rampant, man united frustrated in premier league


manchester, england — manchester city's players looked like they could score at will in their latest big win over west ham.manchester united couldn't even manage one goal against hull.on an evening of contrasting fortunes in the premier league for the manchester giants' expensive strikeforces, city thrashed west ham 4-0 away to close the gap on its rivals for champions league qualification and united was held 0-0 by a team that started the game in last place.city was the only member of the top six to win in the midweek round of fixtures and moved level on points with fourth-place liverpool, with 15 games left this season. united is in sixth place, four points adrift of the top four after a third straight draw for jose mourinho's side.while zlatan ibrahimovic and paul pogba were getting fru






fa cup to have 2 non-league teams in last 16 for 1st time


manchester, england — there will be two non-league teams in the last 16 of the fa cup for the first time in the competition's 146-year history after sutton united's stunning 1-0 win over second-tier leeds on sunday.the latest upset e a day after lincoln, another team from outside english soccer's four professional leagues, beat second-tier brighton 3-1 to reach the fifth round for the first time since 1887.jamie collins, who works as a builder in his full-time job, converted a penalty in the 53rd minute to send sutton through — 28 years after the team from southwest london eliminated top-tier coventry in what is regarded as one of competition's greatest upsets.eighty-three places separated sutton and leeds in england's league pyramid. sutton is 16th in the fifth-tier national league."hopef






2017 awards season: stars hit the sag awards red carpet


it seems it's all about group love with this year's sag awards nominations, which were announced wednesday. actors have been adamant in saluting their colleagues in their reactions. "thank you, sag, for my nomination and for recognizing the cast of 'the crown,'" actress claire foy said in a statement. "it means all the more to know your fellow actors have voted!! and working with an ensemble of the most talented, giving and wonderful actors has been a privilege." michelle williams, honored with both individual and cast nominations for her performance in “manchester by the sea,” shared her joy at being nominated alongside her cast mates. "i'm so honored to be included in such an incredible group of women and to be recognized by my peers in this way,” she said. “i am proud to stand alon






fa cup fifth-round draw: sutton utd face arsenal, blackburn host man utd


the tie with arsenal will be sutton united's seventh game in this season's fa cupnon-league sutton united will host 12-time winners arsenal in the fifth round of the fa cup, while lincoln city are away to premier league burnley.in a draw that produced no all premier league ties, holders manchester united will go to blackburn rovers, while top-flight leaders chelsea also face a trip to a championship club after drawing wolves.manchester city are away to huddersfield, fifth in the championship, and fulham host spurs, who are third in the premier league.top-flight middlesbrough will welcome oxford united to the riverside stadium, while fellow league one side millwall will host derby, chasing a championship play-off place, or premier league champions leicester.the fifth round represents the la






jose mourinho says ashley young is the only player who may leave manchester unit


ashley young could be on the way out of manchester united, but he’s the only one, according to jose mourinho. the red devils boss said young is the only player who could be sold in january.“the only player that i am aware of a possibility to leave, and i am waiting for january 31 to know what is going on, is ashley young, a player i would love to keep,” mourinho said after man united beat wigan in the fa cup on sunday.“i am not happy if he leaves, but he is the only player that i am informed has a possibility of leaving. that is why he didn’t play and i gave chances to other people, because i don’t know if he is going to stay.“if i could choose, definitely yes he would stay with us.” ap/copyright the ociated press. all rights reserved.mourinho’s comments were in response to a question abou






fa cup fifth-round draw: sutton utd face arsenal, blackburn host man utd


the tie with arsenal will be sutton united's seventh game in this season's fa cupnon-league sutton united will host 12-time winners arsenal in the fifth round of the fa cup, while lincoln city are at premier league burnley.in a draw that produced no all-premier league ties, holders manchester united will go to blackburn rovers, while top-flight leaders chelsea also face a trip to a championship club after drawing wolves.manchester city are away to huddersfield, fifth in the championship, and fulham host spurs, who are third in the premier league.top-flight middlesbrough will welcome oxford united to the riverside stadium, while league one side millwall will host derby, chasing a championship play-off place, or premier league champions leicester.the fifth round represents the last-16 stage






2017 oscars buzzmeter: critics predict who will win in the major categories


it’s that time of year when the movie studios load up the theaters with their best films. or if not their best, then their most serious adult dramas. or maybe the ones with their biggest stars. whatever the criteria, they are angling for some awards attention for these mostly fall and winter films. so with such an abundance, how do we as audience members pick out what to go see to be best prepared to know what’s going on at the oscars? we read buzzmeter, that’s how. here, we look to six of the most qualified oscar pundits, film writers and critics to tell us which movies will lead this year's oscar race.the following are their picks as to what names and titles we’ll be hearing when the oscar nominations are announced on jan. 24. are they on the right track? tell us in the comments who you






gabriel jesus already looks like a star and is winning matches for manchester ci


gabriel jesus was one of the best young players in the world. so good, in fact, that manchester city didn’t just pay €32 million for him, but nobody was surprised they did it. that’s the going price for a soon-to-be star.and yet, despite the considerable hype, nobody expected jesus to shine right away. he was a 19-year-old moving to a new country, and that culture shock has hampered more than one player. he was also taking a huge step up to the premier league, had to adjust to pep guardiola’s unique style of play and learn a whole new set of teammates. the brazilian may have joined manchester city in january, but this spring was really just going to be a warmup for next season.only nobody told jesus that. he showed up in manchester and by the end of the week had made his debut, coming off






mum covers anti-homeless spikes in manchester with cushions


image copyrightjennie plattimage caption jennie platt said she got a bee in her bonnet after the spikes were installed on marsden street a mother incensed at the installation of anti-homeless metal spikes outside a manchester building has hit out at the owner - with cushions.jennie platt, from prestwich, got "a bee in her bonnet" after reading about the spikes on marsden street in the manchester evening news.she recruited her sons george, 11, and sam, 10, and they "piled down to primark" to buy cushions to cover them."this is not the mancunian thing, it's not how we treat people," she said.media captioncushions were placed over "anti-homeless" spikes installed outside a central manchester buildingrough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'what are the best ways of helping homeless people?ms p






mum covers anti-homeless spikes in manchester with cushions


image copyrightjennie plattimage caption jennie platt said she got a bee in her bonnet after the spikes were installed on marsden street a mother incensed at the installation of anti-homeless metal spikes outside a manchester building has hit out at the owner - with cushions.jennie platt, from prestwich, got "a bee in her bonnet" after reading about the spikes on marsden street in the manchester evening news.she recruited her sons george, 11, and sam, 10, and they "piled down to primark" to buy cushions to cover them."this is not the mancunian thing, it's not how we treat people," she said.media captioncushions were placed over "anti-homeless" spikes installed outside a central manchester buildingrough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'what are the best ways of helping homeless people?ms p






bungling burglar caught after getting stuck in a bathroom window


image copyrightgmpimage caption sean crawshaw was cautioned by police while still dangling from the window police could scarcely believe their luck when they found a bungling burglar dangling out of a bathroom window. sean crawshaw, 47, got stranded after trying to break in to the house in radcliffe, bury, greater manchester.the homeowner, in her 60s, found him wedged on the windowsill about 15ft (4.5m) off the ground after returning from a trip to the shops.the long arm of the law plucked crawshaw to safety and he has now been jailed for the botched burglary.image copyrightgmpimage caption the burglar hurt his ear after getting wedged in the window crawshaw, of james street, radcliffe was sentenced to two years and five months at manchester minshull street crown court last month.he had pl






bungling burglar caught after getting stuck in a bathroom window


image copyrightgmpimage caption sean crawshaw was cautioned by police while still dangling from the window police could scarcely believe their luck when they found a bungling burglar dangling out of a bathroom window. sean crawshaw, 47, got stranded after trying to break in to the house in radcliffe, bury, greater manchester.the homeowner, in her 60s, found him wedged on the windowsill about 15ft (4.5m) off the ground after returning from a trip to the shops.the long arm of the law plucked crawshaw to safety and he has now been jailed for the botched burglary.image copyrightgmpimage caption the burglar hurt his ear after getting wedged in the window crawshaw, of james street, radcliffe was sentenced to two years and five months at manchester minshull street crown court last month.he had pl






antarctica's missing iron meteorites: mystery solved?


31 january 2017 last updated at 22:31 gmt a team from manchester university is travelling to antarctica to search for rare iron meteorites they believed may be buried in the ice.rebecca morelle reports.






dapper meets glamour on the sag red carpet


stars hit the red carpet in style for the 23rd screen actors guild awards where "manchester by the sea" leads the field among the film nominees with four total nominations, with "fences" and "moonlight" also in the running for three awards each. film and television actors alike did not shy away from discussing the current political climate at this event meant to celebrate their craft.






mum covers anti-homeless spikes in manchester with cushions


image copyrightjennie plattimage caption jennie platt said she got a bee in her bonnet after the spikes were installed on marsden street a mother incensed at the installation of anti-homeless metal spikes outside a manchester building has hit out at the owner - with cushions.jennie platt, from prestwich, got "a bee in her bonnet" after reading about the spikes on marsden street in the manchester evening news.so ms platt recruited sons george, 11, and sam, 10, and they "piled down to primark" to buy cushions to cover them."this is not the mancunian thing, it's not how we treat people," she said.rough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'what are the best ways of helping homeless people?ms platt, who is an estate agent, added: "the building owners are treating human beings like pigeons."i woke






mum covers anti-homeless spikes in manchester with cushions


image copyrightjennie plattimage caption jennie platt said she got a bee in her bonnet after the spikes were installed on marsden street a mother incensed at the installation of anti-homeless metal spikes outside a manchester building has hit out at the owner - with cushions.jennie platt, from prestwich, got "a bee in her bonnet" after reading about the spikes on marsden street in the manchester evening news.so ms platt recruited sons george, 11, and sam, 10, and they "piled down to primark" to buy cushions to cover them."this is not the mancunian thing, it's not how we treat people," she said.rough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'what are the best ways of helping homeless people?ms platt, who is an estate agent, added: "the building owners are treating human beings like pigeons."i woke






relegation a genuine prospect for stumbling leicester


manchester, england — relegation is looming as a genuine prospect for stuttering premier league champion leicester.it's 79 years since a defending champion was relegated from england's top division — the fate befell manchester city in 1938 — but leicester is heading that way after a 3-0 home loss to manchester united on sunday.that left claudio ranieri's team in 16th place in the 20-team league, one point above the relegation zone with 14 matches left. this time last season, the foxes were atop the standings and on their way to the most remarkable title triumph in premier league history."let's not talk about last season. it's gone," leicester goalkeeper kasper schmeichel said. "it is not a comfortable situation. it has been terrible, embarr ing. it is time for each one of us — from the top






mum covers anti-homeless spikes in manchester with cushions


image copyrightjennie plattimage caption jennie platt said she got a bee in her bonnet after the spikes were installed on marsden street a mother incensed at the installation of anti-homeless metal spikes outside a manchester building has hit out at the owner - with cushions.jennie platt, from prestwich, got "a bee in her bonnet" after reading about the spikes on marsden street in the manchester evening news.she recruited her sons george, 11, and sam, 10, and they "piled down to primark" to buy cushions to cover them."this is not the mancunian thing, it's not how we treat people," she said.rough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'what are the best ways of helping homeless people?ms platt, who is an estate agent, added: "the building owners are treating human beings like pigeons."i woke up o






loneliness tips from 90-year-old published


tips to combat loneliness written by a 90-year-old man have been published by a council.derek taylor felt isolated and alone after the deaths of his partner and sister."the older you get, the less people seem to contact you... and i thought what can i do to stop being lonely," he said.his tips, which include having local coffee clubs and being in more contact with neighbours, have been distributed by manchester city council.






human traffickers jailed over manchester forced prostitution


image copyrightgmpimage caption pictured from left to right: andras lakatos, jenone orgona and laszlo petrovics three people who forced a group of hungarian women to work as prostitutes in greater manchester have been jailed.andras lakatos and jenone orgona duped three women into travelling to the uk with the promise of legitimate jobs.their identity documents taken and were forced into work. one escaped and was offered help by laszlo petrovics, who forced her back into prostitution.they admitted human trafficking and forcing prostitution offences and were jailed at manchester crown court.the victims, who were aged between 19 and 24, e from poor backgrounds and spoke little or no english, the court heard.lakatos and orgona trafficked the women who were tricked into travelling to the north






human traffickers jailed over manchester forced prostitution


image copyrightgmpimage caption pictured from left to right: andras lakatos, jenone orgona and laszlo petrovics three people who forced a group of hungarian women to work as prostitutes in greater manchester have been jailed.andras lakatos and jenone orgona duped three women into travelling to the uk with the promise of legitimate jobs.their identity documents taken and were forced into work. one escaped and was offered help by laszlo petrovics, who forced her back into prostitution.they admitted human trafficking and forcing prostitution offences and were jailed at manchester crown court.the victims, who were aged between 19 and 24, e from poor backgrounds and spoke little or no english, the court heard.lakatos and orgona trafficked the women who were tricked into travelling to the north






11 amazing technologies that have totally changed our world for the better


g hene will completely revolutionise technology. created at the university of manchester, uk, g hene is a layer of g hite one atom thick. it is very strong, an excellent conductor of heat and electricity and is predicted to transform mobile devices. imagine a flexible cellphone or tablet –or ultra thin strong condom. the gates foundation has given $100,000 to research the development of a super thin and durable condom made of latex and g hene.






oscar nominations validate amazon’s hollywood ambitions


america’s biggest online retailer is now the first internet company to earn an academy award nomination for best picture.little more than a year after launching its original movies business, amazon.com inc.’s drama “manchester by the sea” earned six oscar nominations tuesday, including best picture.the film’s nominations included two for writer and director kenneth lonergan; and for lead actor casey affleck; supporting...






rio ferdinand 'yet to grieve properly' for late wife


image caption ferdinand is now a tv pundit and restaurant owner former footballer rio ferdinand will discuss the death of his wife in a one documentary about parents who lose their partners. in the programme, to be shown this spring, the father-of-three will open up about losing wife rebecca to breast cancer in 2015 at the age of just 34."i don't think i've grieved properly," the ex-england captain and manchester united star will say."i've not given myself that time to sit down and really flush everything out."image copyrightpaimage caption the former footballer married rebecca ellison in 2009 alison kirkham, controller of factual commissioning and events, praised the 38-year-old for participating in a "revealing and immensely personal documentary exploring the complexities of grief".she s






we win 'when we come together', says sag actress


30 january 2017 last updated at 07:08 gmt it was good night for diversity and outspoken actors at the annual screen actors guild awards in los angeles.james cook reports.screen actors guild: manchester by the sea leads nominations






update on: 2017 awards season: on the sag awards red carpet stars speak out on t


stars hit the red carpet in style for the 23rd screen actors guild awards where "manchester by the sea" leads the field among the film nominees with four total nominations, with "fences" and "moonlight" also in the running for three awards each. film and television actors alike did not shy away from discussing the current political climate at this event meant to celebrate their craft.






fa cup: wolves shocks liverpool, son saves spurs from upset


london — liverpool's season continues to implode after second-tier side wolverhampton wanderers inflicted the latest setback in the fa cup on urday.wolves won 2-1 at anfield to cap a week of misery for juergen klopp. the english premier league title challenge faltered further by losing to swansea, and the league cup run ended in a semifinal defeat to southampton.another premier league challenger e close to a greater humiliation in the fa cup but tottenham managed to fight back against fourth-tier side wycombe wanderers. son heung-min pounced in the seventh minute of stoppage time to recover tottenham's 4-3 victory.for the first time in 130 years, lincoln will be in the fifth round after the non-league side upset second-tier league championship leader brighton 3-1.premier league leader chel






who won what at screen actors guild awards?


30 january 2017 last updated at 07:08 gmt it was good night for diversity and outspoken actors at the annual screen actors guild awards in los angeles.james cook reports.screen actors guild: manchester by the sea leads nominations






west ham united 0-4 manchester city


gabriel jesus has scored one and isted two in his three manchester city gamesgabriel jesus scored his first manchester city goal as they tore west ham apart at london stadium.city, who left striker sergio aguero and goalkeeper claudio bravo on the bench, led when kevin de bruyne played a one-two with jesus before stroking home.four minutes later, they doubled their lead when the impressive leroy sane beat two defenders and his deflected cross was tapped home by david silva.and the game was as good as won before half-time when raheem sterling squared the ball to jesus to tap home.yaya toure added a fourth after the break from a penalty when hammers debutant jose fonte brought down sterling.west ham, who made errors to lose possession for each of city's three first-half goals, have been beat






labour vows to close 'north-south divide' in public spending


labour is vowing to "close the gap" between spending in the north and south of england and end the "bias" it says there has been in transport investment.shadow chancellor john mcdonnell will say in a speech that london and the south-east have disproportionately benefited from projects such as crossrail.he says a labour government would act to prevent regional imbalances.the conservatives say they are spending £13bn alone on transport in the north.as part of its "northern powerhouse" plan, the government is giving extensive powers over transport, skills, planning and economic development to cities and city regions, including greater manchester, merseyside, sheffield, north-east england and tees valley.but speaking in liverpool later, mr mcdonnell will say the north has consistently lost out






labour vows to close 'north-south divide' in public spending


labour is vowing to "close the gap" between spending in the north and south of england and end the "bias" it says there has been in transport investment.shadow chancellor john mcdonnell will say in a speech that london and the south-east have disproportionately benefited from projects such as crossrail.he says a labour government would act to prevent regional imbalances.the conservatives say they are spending £13bn alone on transport in the north.as part of its "northern powerhouse" plan, the government is giving extensive powers over transport, skills, planning and economic development to cities and city regions, including greater manchester, merseyside, sheffield, north-east england and tees valley.but speaking in liverpool later, mr mcdonnell will say the north has consistently lost out






2017 sag awards live updates


the 23rd screen actors guild awards have turned into a political affair with stars on the red carpet and on the podium directly addressing the political climate. julia louis-dreyfus, william h. macy and the cast of "orange is the new black" all mentioned president donald trump and his policies in accepting their awards. "manchester by the sea" leads the field among the film nominees with four nominations, with "fences" and "moonlight" also in the running for three awards each. live updates: 2017 sag awards complete list of 2017 sag awards winners and nominees






amazon launches cloud directory, purpose-built storage for hierarchical data


image: istockp o/pixfly amazon's new cloud directory product, announced thursday, could bring additional flexibility and scalability to enterprise directories. the key value proposition of cloud directory is that it offers users the ability to create directories with hierarchies spanning multiple dimensions. according to an amazon press release, more traditional directory tools like active directory lightweight directory services (ad lds), and ldap-based directories, only allow for a single hierarchy. the idea is that, in allowing the mana ent of multiple hierarchies, cloud directory will improve directory flexibility for enterprise users. one example given by amazon would be using hierarchies like reporting structure, location, and cost center to manage and navigate a directory created