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Three questions for Howe ahead of Arsenal clash

Eddie Howe will be in the Newcastle dugout for the very first time when he takes his Newcastle side to the Emirates Stadium to face Arsenal. That should give the Magpies a boost ahead of a tricky trip, but Howe has plenty on his mind in the lead-up to the game.
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UK stops some flights from Africa over COVID variant worries

The U.K. will temporarily ban flights from South Africa and five other African countries over worries about a new, dramatically different COVID-19 variant recently identified in the region. The travel restrictions go into effect at noon Friday and are a precautionary measure to keep the spread of the new variant...
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Rangnick adviser on Man United link: 'something to the story'

An adviser of Ralf Rangnick told dpa on Thursday that a news report saying the German is to become interim coach at Manchester United for the rest of the season is more than speculation. "There is something to the story," the adviser said. The Athletic had reported that United have...

Migrant boat sinks in English Channel, killing more than 20

More than 20 people have died after their boat sank in the English Channel, French media has reported. France’s prime minister said the shipwreck on Wednesday was a “tragedy” and his thoughts were with “victims of criminal smugglers who exploit their distress and injury”. French politician Franck Dhersin said a...

Henderson and Jones could still move in January

Newcastle have been linked with a host of Manchester United players since the takeover. Dean Henderson, Phil Jones, Jesse Lingard and Donny van de Beek have all been mentioned in connection with a move to St James’ Park. It is all change at Old Trafford, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer getting...