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Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California, and a flagship service of the namesake company Facebook, Inc. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes.

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Liverpool fans react to European Super League proposals [Video]

Liverpool fans react to European Super League proposals

Fans gathered outside Liverpool Football stadium have urged "everyone to come together" in protest of the European Super League. Report by THOMASL. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn..

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New Covid antiviral task force created [Video]

New Covid antiviral task force created

Boris Johnson has announced the creation of a new antiviral task force to help identify coronavirus cases and deploy new treatments. Speaking during a Downing Street press conference, the Prime..

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European Super League Causes Uproar in the UK [Video]

European Super League Causes Uproar in the UK

Twelve European football clubs have signed up to a new competition called the European Super League. The new proposal is set to rival the highly regarded UEFA Champions League. Six of the teams..

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PM could seek 'legislative solution' against Super League [Video]

PM could seek 'legislative solution' against Super League

Boris Johnson has said his government could seek a "legislative solution" against the idea of a football European Super League. Speaking during a Downing Street press conference, the Prime Minister..

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'We need to put fans first' says Labour over Super League [Video]

'We need to put fans first' says Labour over Super League

Shadow Home Secretary Nick Thomas-Symonds has said that fans must be put first in the debate over a football European Super League. "We need to do everything we can to stop this Super League from..

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Sturgeon: Scotland's lockdown restrictions to ease on Monday [Video]

Sturgeon: Scotland's lockdown restrictions to ease on Monday

First minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon has announced that coronavirus lockdown restrictions will ease on Monday as planned. Beer gardens, cafes, shops and gyms will reopen, although hospitality..

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Duke of Cambridge Condemns European Super League [Video]

Duke of Cambridge Condemns European Super League

The Duke of Cambridge has expressed his concern over the formation of a new European Super League. It would see the Premier League's 'Big Six' -Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester..

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UK unemployment rate falls to 4.9% [Video]

UK unemployment rate falls to 4.9%

Britain's unemployment rate has dropped for the second month in a row as the jobless rate fell to 4.9% between December and February, down from 5% in the previous three months. Official figures show..

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European Super League ignores the 'spirit of the game' [Video]

European Super League ignores the 'spirit of the game'

Government minister Gavin Williamson has criticised plans for a European Super League in football. The education secretary said the idea is "ignoring the spirit of the game", adding "these six clubs..

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Labour urge competition probe over European Super League pro [Video]

Labour urge competition probe over European Super League pro

Labour MP Alison McGovern says she has already written to the Competition and Markets Authority to look at the issue of the European Super League in football "to question whether it seriously..

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Facebook to launch new audio products [Video]

Facebook to launch new audio products

Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday the company planned to launch several audio products and features for finding and playing podcasts. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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UEFA President SLAMS European Super League [Video]

UEFA President SLAMS European Super League

Football fans have condemned plans by 12 elite teams to create a ’European Super League’. Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are among the 12 clubs...

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Dowden: We will do everything to prevent new football league [Video]

Dowden: We will do everything to prevent new football league

Sport Secretary Oliver Dowden has said the government will "do everything" to prevent the European Super League from happening, describing the proposal as "tonedeaf". He added the new competition..

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PM drives tram while on West Midlands visit [Video]

PM drives tram while on West Midlands visit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson drove a tram while on a visit to the West Midlands Metro depot. Mr Johnson also spoke to workers and West Midlands mayor Andy Street at the Wednesbury site, before..

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Matt Hancock adds India to UK's travel red list [Video]

Matt Hancock adds India to UK's travel red list

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced India has been added to the UK's travel "red list", banning travel between the two countries from Friday 23 April amid a surge in Covid cases there. Report..

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Starmer: Fans are absolute lifeblood of football [Video]

Starmer: Fans are absolute lifeblood of football

Labour leader Keir Starmer says he "profoundly disagrees" with proposals for a new European Super League. He adds fans are the "absolute lifeblood" of football and that anything that does not..

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Starmer 'disagrees' with landlord who ordered he leave pub [Video]

Starmer 'disagrees' with landlord who ordered he leave pub

Keir Starmer says he "profoundly disagrees" with the landlord who confronted him about the handling of the Covid pandemic. Rod Humphries, landlord of The Raven on Queen Street, demanded Mr Starmer..

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Keir Starmer asked to leave Bath pub by furious landlord [Video]

Keir Starmer asked to leave Bath pub by furious landlord

Sir Keir Starmer was confronted by an angry landlord who demanded the Labour leader "get out of his pub". Rod Humphries, of The Raven on Queen Street, told Mr Starmer he had "failed him" as a..

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Dodds: Have to back high street through the pandemic [Video]

Dodds: Have to back high street through the pandemic

Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds has urged the government and people to "back the high street" which has suffered throughout the Covid pandemic. The Labour Party launched its Rebuilding Our High..

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PM will do 'everything possible' to halt Super League plans [Video]

PM will do 'everything possible' to halt Super League plans

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will look at everything possible to ensure the proposed European Super League does not go ahead as proposed. He adds it is not "good news for fans or good news..

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PM: Sensible to postpone India trip due to pandemic [Video]

PM: Sensible to postpone India trip due to pandemic

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is to postpone his trip to India due to the "shape of the pandemic" in the country. He stresses the relationship between the UK and India is "of huge..

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Jose Mourinho sacked as Tottenham Hotspur manager [Video]

Jose Mourinho sacked as Tottenham Hotspur manager

Jose Mourinho has been sacked as the Tottenham Hotspur manager. The Portuguese took over from Mauricio Pochettino in November 2019. First-team coaches Ryan Mason and Chris Powell will be in charge..

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Dodds calls for transparency in Greensill lobbying review [Video]

Dodds calls for transparency in Greensill lobbying review

Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds has called for full transparency throughout the review into the Greensill lobbying scandal, adding "every text message and every email" should be shared. She said..

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Dodds: European Super League terrible for football [Video]

Dodds: European Super League terrible for football

Shadow Chancellor Anneliese Dodds says proposals for the new European Super League seem to take an "elite approach" to football which would be terrible for the sport. She urged Prime Minister Boris..

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