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Mourinho is easy target but Man Utd players must stand up – Rooney

Mourinho is easy target but Man Utd players must stand up – Rooney

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is an "easy target" and the players "have to do better", says former Old Trafford striker Wayne Rooney.Mourinho has come under pressure after United made their worst start to a league campaign for 29 years."The players, the manager, it has been a tough start to the season," ex-England forward Rooney said. "I know Jose is getting a load of stick but I said a few weeks ago, the players have to stand up." Man Utd boss Mourinho's comments to TV camera investigatedUnited fought back from ...
US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

Technology
Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said in an administrative complaint this week that Facebook violated the Fair Housing Act because its targeting systems allow advertisers to exclude certain audiences, such as families with young children or disabled people, from seeing housing ads. "When Facebook uses the vast amount of personal data it collects to help advertisers to discriminate, it's the same as slamming the door in someone's face," HUD Assistant Secretary Anna María Farias said in a statement Friday. Service providers such as Facebook typically aren't liable for the actions of their users. In a separate, civil lawsui...
West Ham transfer news: Antonio Candreva emerges as target for Hammers as replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini

West Ham transfer news: Antonio Candreva emerges as target for Hammers as replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini

Sports
transfer report The 31-year-old winger is expected to leave Inter Milan this summer West Ham are interested in signing Italy international Antonio Candreva this summer, according to reports. Candreva, the Internazionale winger, is looking likely to leave the San Siro over the next couple of weeks. Candreva has been tipped to leave Inter this summer The 31-year-old assisted eight goals in 36 games last season, but Inter are expected to offload him prior to the start of 2018/19. QUINTERO BATTLE Tottenham and Real rivals in race to sign Colombia World Cup star transfer fight Tottenham and Everton in race to sign Celt...
Liverpool and Real Madrid target Alisson goes viral thanks to hilarious video from Brazil v Switzerland

Liverpool and Real Madrid target Alisson goes viral thanks to hilarious video from Brazil v Switzerland

Sports
BUBBLE BURST Wanted Roma goalkeeper ‘explodes’ in brilliant edited clip from World Cup Group E encounter Liverpool and Real Madrid target Alisson went viral after Brazil’s 1-1 draw with Switzerland when he ‘exploded’ in a hilarious edited video. The Roma goalkeeper is expected to be one involved in one of the biggest transfer deals of the summer with several clubs, including the Reds and Los Blancos keen on his services. Liverpool target Alisson pops an inflatable ball which came onto the field during Brazil’s 1-1 draw with Switzerland. But rather than see himself become a hit at the World Cup thanks to his abilities as a shot-stopper, the 25-year-old he became the centre of attention when he ...
Nasa's InSight mission will target 'Marsquakes'

Nasa's InSight mission will target 'Marsquakes'

Science
The American space agency is set to launch its latest mission to Mars. InSight will be the first probe to focus its investigations predominantly on the interior of the Red Planet. The static lander will put seismometers on the surface - including sensors from the UK - to feel for "Marsquakes". These tremors should reveal how the underground rock is layered - data that can be compared with Earth to shed further light on the formation of the planets 4.6 billion years ago."As seismic waves travel through [Mars] they pick up information along the way; as they travel through different rocks," explained Dr Bruce Banerdt, InSight's principal investigator. "And all those wiggles you see on seismograms - scientists understand how to pull that information out. After we've gotten many, many Marsquake...