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Lyon see off Rangers in Europa League to spoil landmark for Steven Gerrard

Steven Gerrard’s 50th European tie as Rangers boss ended in disappointment, as Lyon earned a 2-0 victory at Ibrox in their Europa League Group A opener. The Cameroon forward Karl

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Forgotten how to have a dinner party? Here are three rules to ease you back in

I haven’t yet caught any of Jamie Oliver’s new Channel 4 series Together, in which he cooks the kind of stuff you can rustle up for groups of family and

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The micro-economy spinning around Messi’s Paris adventure

For Paris photographer Olivier Sanchez, there is only one story in town: the new life of Lionel Messi. Newspapers and magazines around the world harangue his Crystal Pictures agency for

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Zero-day flaw allows remote code execution even on fully-patched Macs

A security researcher found that Apple has only partially fixed a security flaw affecting all versions of macOS. The company tried to fix the problem silently but failed to do

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Listen to Millions of Monarch Butterflies Making One of the Rarest Sounds on Earth

Monarch butterflies, fluttering in their millions on 3,000-mile journeys, as luminous as stained glass. Seeing them mass migrate is one of the world’s great spectacles. But what about hearing them?

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