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England boost advantage over Pakistan on rain-hit day – highlights & report

England boost advantage over Pakistan on rain-hit day – highlights & report

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Second Test, Headingley (day two)Pakistan 174 (48.1 overs): Shadab 56, Broad 3-38, Anderson 3-43England 302-7 (95 overs): Bess 49, Cook 46, Root 45, Faheem 2-43England lead by 128 runsScorecardEngland tightened their grip on the second Test against Pakistan on a rain-shortened second day at Headingley. The home side pushed their first innings along to 302-7 - a lead of 128 - after persistent drizzle prevented any play until 14:45 BST and reduced the day to 59 overs.Nightwatchman Dom Bess made 49, captain Joe Root 45 and Jos Buttler ended unb...
Facebook sees teen usage sharply decline, as rival apps gain in key demo: Report

Facebook sees teen usage sharply decline, as rival apps gain in key demo: Report

Technology
Facebook, the behemoth social media platform that has faced a raft of challenges in the past year, got more worrisome news yesterday: a new report showing its usage among teenagers sharply declining. A new survey from Pew Research Center says 51 percent of teenagers aged 13 to 17 reported using Facebook -- a 20 percentage-point drop from the center’s previous 2014-2015 survey. The decline reflects teens shifting to other apps and platforms, with YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat all overtaking Facebook in the coveted demographic. Eighty-five percent of teens reported using YouTube in the new report, while 72 percent and 69 percent said they used Instagram and Snapchat respectively. Facebook, formerly the most popular of the platforms in the survey, fell to fourth. Those numbers re...
Simpson wins Players as Woods falls short – highlights & report

Simpson wins Players as Woods falls short – highlights & report

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device The Players Championship, fourth-round leaderboard-18 W Simpson; -14 C Schwartzel (SA), J Walker (US), X Schauffele (US); -13 J Day (Aus), J Dufner (US); -12 K Bradley (US), H Varner III (US), T Fleetwood (Eng), D Lee (NZ)Selected others: -11 B Koepka (US), J Thomas (US), C Hadley (US), A Scott (Aus), I Poulter (Eng), T Woods (US); -10 A Noren (Swe), D Johnson (US); -9 J Rose (Eng), H Stenson (Swe); -6 J Spieth (US); -5 M Fitzpatrick (Eng), S Lowry (Ire); -4 M Laird (Sco); E S Garcia (Spa)Tiger Woods' final-round charge fell short as Webb Si...