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Australia 3-2 Brazil: Matildas fight back from 2-0 down to claim first win

Australia 3-2 Brazil: Matildas fight back from 2-0 down to claim first win

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Australia battled back from 2-0 down to beat Brazil in an extraordinary five-goal thriller and inflict a first group-stage defeat on the South Americans in 24 years.The Matildas suffered a surprise loss to Italy in their opening game and their campaign looked in serious trouble when they trailed to a Marta penalty and Cristiane's fourth strike in two matches.But the Matildas levelled through Caitlin Foord's poked finish and Chloe Logarzo's cross-shot either side of half-time, with Marta needing to be withdrawn with a knock at the interval, h...
Howie Mandel wants to bring back ‘Bobby’s World’

Howie Mandel wants to bring back ‘Bobby’s World’

Entertainment
May 29 (UPI) -- America's Got Talent judge and Deal or No Deal host Howie Mandel said he is working to bring back his iconic animated series, Bobby's World. The show about the titular little boy and his dad Howard aired for seven seasons from 1990 to 1998. Mandel lent his voice to both main characters. "I have a meeting later on today. I'm trying to reboot Bobby's World. Things are moving fast," the comedian and voice-over artist told UPI in a phone interview Wednesday. The series would work as both a traditional linear show and social media presence, he said. "Right now, you can get animation done within weeks. Whereas, (in the 1990s) we would refer to something that is part of pop culture and then we'd have to wait four months for the animatics to come back. When the animatics came bac...
Ministers told back up science vision or risk UK stagnation

Ministers told back up science vision or risk UK stagnation

Science
A £20bn investment is needed if the government is to achieve its vision of a science-led economy, according to a new analysis.The Campaign for Science and Engineering (Case) is calling for the boost in UK science funding to avoid the risk of "stagnation".The UK currently ranks 23rd in its R&D spending as a proportion of GDP. Case said now was the time for the government to set out details of its plan."The government has set out a bold vision for UK science," said executive director, Dr Sarah Main."It is a potentially transformative one for the entire country. But now is the time for it to put some substance to the plan." In 2017 the Chancellor Philip Hammond announce
Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al-Mubarak hits back at claims by LaLiga president that Citizens are damaging European football

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al-Mubarak hits back at claims by LaLiga president that Citizens are damaging European football

Sports
Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al-Mubarak has launched a furious defence of the club’s spending and accused LaLiga president Javier Tebas of ‘hypocrisy’.Tebas, said last week that City were damaging European football by driving up player prices with their ‘state sponsored’ cash reserves. Getty Tebas has been very vocal in his criticism of Manchester City’s spending He went onto say that City, along with French giants Paris Saint-Germain of being ‘run off petrol-money, one off gas’. However, Al-Mubarak responded to Tebas’ accusations, telling CityTV: “He talks about how we distorted the market? There is a hypocrisy in this statement that is ironic. “Number one, let’s look at the Spanish league, the time of breaking records on player acquisitions. I mean,