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E3: Nintendo’s Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed

E3: Nintendo’s Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed

Technology
Nintendo has revealed it is working on a sequel to the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, one of the best-selling games for its Switch console.Breath of the Wild was praised by critics when it launched in 2017 and it won several awards.Nintendo showed a short trailer for the sequel during its presentation at the E3 gaming show in Los Angeles.However, it also said its highly anticipated Animal Crossing game had been delayed until March 2020.The company said it wanted to make sure the game was of the "right quality".The Legend of Zelda series started in 1986. The action-adventure games follow hero Link in his quest to save the kingdom of Hyrule.In its presentation, Nintendo also highlighted several third-party games that were bei...
Crystal Palace 2-0 Huddersfield: Terriers’ relegation confirmed at Selhurst Park

Crystal Palace 2-0 Huddersfield: Terriers’ relegation confirmed at Selhurst Park

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Huddersfield equalled the record for the earliest relegation in a Premier League season as second-half goals from Luka Milivojevic and Patrick van Aanholt earned Crystal Palace all three points at Selhurst Park.The Terriers' defeat, combined with victories for Burnley and Southampton, confirmed the visitors' demotion back to the Championship.Huddersfield, who have propped up the table since December, join Derby County and Ipswich Town as the only teams in Premier League history to be relegated with six games left to play. ...
FA Cup fifth round draw in full: Ties confirmed as Manchester United take on Chelsea

FA Cup fifth round draw in full: Ties confirmed as Manchester United take on Chelsea

Sports
Last 16 The highlight of the draw sees a mouth-watering tie at Stamford Bridge The draw for the FA Cup fifth round has been completed and Manchester United will face Chelsea for a place in the quarter-finals. Tottenham, West Ham, Everton and Newcastle were among a host of Premier League big guns to be dumped out in the fourth round over the weekend. The draw for the FA Cup fifth round has been completed AFC Wimbledon and Millwall claimed memorable cup upsets while Newport and Shrewsbury are still in the competition after securing replays against Middlesbrough and Wolves. Chelsea, who won the historic tournament last season, beat Sheffield Wednesday yesterday while both Manchester giants are still going for glory this term. The Blues will...
Kenya attack: 21 confirmed dead in DusitD2 hotel siege

Kenya attack: 21 confirmed dead in DusitD2 hotel siege

World
Media playback is unsupported on your device At least 21 people were killed when Somali militants stormed a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi, Kenya's government has confirmed.Hundreds were forced to flee the bloodshed at the DusitD2 hotel and business complex on Tuesday.Some 28 injured people have been admitted to hospital, and Kenya's Red Cross said 19 are still missing.Somalia-based Islamist group al-Shabab said it was behind the attack, which triggered a 19-hour security operation.President Uhuru Kenyatta said the siege ended with five jihadist attackers "eliminated". Kenya has been a target for al-Shabab since October 2011, when it sent its army into Somalia to fight the jihadist group.The BBC's Andrew Harding, in Nairobi, says cowering groups of civil...
62 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

62 cases of AFM confirmed across 22 states: CDC

Health
There are now 62 confirmed reports of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, an illness similar to polio, across 22 states in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As of Sept. 20, the CDC had confirmed 38 cases in 16 states, which aren't required to report AFM cases to the CDC. This year's numbers are similar to 2016 and 2014. Since 2014, 386 cases have been confirmed, the CDC said on Tuesday. Currently, 127 patients are under investigation. The average age of those afflicted is 4, and 90 percent of those with AFM are 18 or younger. "This remains a rare syndrome, but the similarities to poliomyelitis, polio-like illness, are concerning and bear close monitoring," Dr. Todd Ellerin, director of infectious diseases at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth, told ABC ...