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Harry Gurney on poker, Mr Bean and becoming a T20 great

Gurney took 2-26 on his England T20 debut against Sri Lanka in 2014, but played only one more game This story was originally due to...

Coronavirus: Mum creates bedroom jungle for daughter’s birthday

Image copyright The Eaton Family Image caption Aurora’s sixth birthday party with her friends was cancelled because of the lockdown A mother who posted pictures...

Trump wants to reopen country soon. But power really lies with governors

While Trump insisted Friday that he will “certainly listen” to the recommendations of his health experts as he weighs what he has called the most...

Earlier Covid-19 mitigation efforts could have saved more lives in US, top health official says

All 50 states are under a federal disaster declaration for the first time in US history. There are now more than 29,000 members of the...

Tim Brooke-Taylor: Cleese, Fry and more pay tribute to comedy ‘hero’

John Cleese, Stephen Fry and David Mitchell have paid tribute to “wonderful comedian” Tim Brooke-Taylor after his death at the age of 79. Cleese, who...

The best travel books for when you’re stuck at home

(CNN) — One of the best ways to use all those extra hours indoors is to settle down with a good book and dream of...

Hand sanitizer could be harder to find for consumers amid coronavirus outbreak

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here. Hand sanitizer could be harder to find for consumers...

Coronavirus: Spain begins to ease lockdown to revive economy

Image copyright EPA Image caption Police officers are handing out face masks at metro and railway stations in Spain Spain, one of the countries worst...

A special ‘Sesame Street,’ a solo performance by Andrea Bocelli, and other flashes of good news amid the pandemic

Inspiration. Creativity. Signs of hope. That’s what we need at a time like this… So each week I make a list of donations, contributions, good...

Coronavirus: New Zealand nurse who treated Boris Johnson says it was ‘surreal’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMike and Caroline McGee said they proud of their daughter A New Zealand nurse praised by Boris...

Apollo 13 astronauts and flight controllers reflect on a ‘successful failure’

Everything was about to change, ultimately forcing the crew to abort their mission. Here’s what happened, according to newly released interviews with the NASA astronauts....

Deadly storms that brought destruction to the South are moving north

Mississippi was among the state’s hardest hit by Sunday’s storms. Seven people were confirmed to have died as a result of severe weather in the...

Coronavirus: ‘I lost my job, now we’re on the bare minimum’

Image copyright Junior Stewart Image caption Junior Stewart and his newborn son Nathan “I’ve applied for universal credit, I got a mortgage holiday, I am...

FA Cup: Vote for which past FA Cup semi-final is shown again on BBC

Gerard Deulofeu inspired Watford to victory against Wolves last year Gerard Deulofeu’s extra-time winner, a six-goal thriller at Wembley and Steven Gerrard’s disappointment at the...

SNL takes the right line on Trump

I worked on the production staff of “SNL” on 9/11. I can still recall the eerie quiet that filled the “SNL” offices in the weeks...

Coronavirus: What’s happening to the beer left in pubs?

Image copyright Reuters Pubs, like other public venues, look set to stay shut for the foreseeable future. But what’s going to happen to the contents...

A grocery store worker who died of coronavirus began dating her husband 22 years ago on Easter

Vitalina Williams, 59, died as a result of coronavirus on April 4, her husband said. She worked as a cashier at the Market Basket grocery...

Students create hotline to help senior citizens in isolation during coronavirus outbreak

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox.  Sign up here. A group of high school students in Canada have...

Coronavirus: Morning update as UK faces fourth week of lockdown

Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Monday morning. 1. UK faces fourth week of lockdown ahead of government...

Beijing faces a diplomatic crisis after reports of mistreatment of Africans in China causes outrage

African students and expatriates in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou were last week subject to forced coronavirus testing and arbitrary 14-day self-quarantine, regardless of...

How to stay safe during grocery store visits

How do we re-open America? Dr. Andrew Bogan of Bogan Associates and Jetblue founder David Neeleman join Steve Hilton to discuss the steps our government...

FA Cup: Chesterfield 3-3 Middlesbrough – when Spireites almost made history

FA Cup archive: Middlesbrough v Chesterfield, 1997 semi-final A third-tier side reaching the FA Cup final – unthinkable right? Well, it came so close to...

Virus may dash Trump’s plan for a ‘big bang’ economic opening

His hopes for a sharp rebound in the summer of his reelection year are likely to be dashed by the science of a virus that...

Race against time: Saving the largest archive of Chinese American history from fire

Written by Eveline Chao, CNN In January, a fire tore through an historic building in the heart of Manhattan’s Chinatown, threatening to engulf decades of...

Why everyone is baking bread

Bread dough is on the rise in homes across the West, as quarantined home bakers exorcise their cabin fever with furious kneading and punching. Manufacturers...