Judge sets bail for UK cyber expert

Judge sets bail for UK cyber expert

US prosecutors say a British computer expert has admitted to creating software that harvests bank details. But Marcus Hutchins’ own lawyer says he denies six charges of creating and distributing the Kronos malware. The 23-year-old from Ilfracombe, Devon, who helped stall the WannaCry cyber-attack which hit the NHS, was arrested on Wednesday in Las Vegas. He was granted $ 30,000 (£23,000) bail, but will spend the weekend in prison after not being able to pay…

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Peaty sets second world record in day – watch both record-breaking swims

Peaty sets second world record in day – watch both record-breaking swims

Media playback is not supported on this device World Aquatics Championships on the BBC Hosts: Budapest, Hungary Dates: 23-30 July Coverage: Live across BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, online, BBC Sport mobile app and BBC Radio. Click for full times. Britain’s Adam Peaty broke the 50m breaststroke world record for the second time in a day as he reached the World Aquatics Championships final. The defending champion, 22, won the semi-final in 25.95…

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Murray knocked out of Wimbledon quarter-finals in five sets by Querrey

Murray knocked out of Wimbledon quarter-finals in five sets by Querrey

Media playback is not supported on this device Wimbledon 2017 on the BBC Venue: All England Club Dates: 3-16 July Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and app. Click for full times. Defending champion Andy Murray appeared hampered by injury as he was knocked out of Wimbledon in the quarter-finals by Sam Querrey on Centre Court. Querrey, 29, won 3-6 6-4 6-7…

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Vettel sets pace in Bahrain second practice

Vettel sets pace in Bahrain second practice

Bahrain Grand Prix on the BBC Dates: 14-16 Apr Venue: Bahrain International Circuit Coverage: Practice, qualifying and race on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra (second practice online only). Live text commentary, leaderboard and imagery on BBC Sport website and app. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was fastest in second practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix with the Mercedes and Red Bull teams close behind. The German was only 0.041 seconds quicker than Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas….

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Cursed Child sets magical record at Olivier Awards

Cursed Child sets magical record at Olivier Awards

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has won a record-breaking nine prizes at the Olivier Awards, the biggest event in the UK theatrical calendar. The wizarding saga was named best new play at the ceremony at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Best actor winner Jamie Parker, who plays the grown-up Harry, thanked the show’s “resolutely enchantable audience”. Noma Dumezweni, who plays Hermione Grainger, won best supporting actress. Oliviers 2017: The winners in full Picking up her…

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EU sets out 'phased' Brexit strategy

EU sets out 'phased' Brexit strategy

Media playback is unsupported on your device The EU has outlined its strategy for Brexit negotiations, suggesting talks on a trade deal could begin once “sufficient progress” is made on a separation settlement with the UK. The draft guidelines, issued by European Council President Donald Tusk, argue for a “phased approach” in talks. The draft will be sent to the 27 member states for approval. It will set the tone for two years of negotiations….

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West Indies v England: Eoin Morgan century sets up win for tourists in first ODI

West Indies v England: Eoin Morgan century sets up win for tourists in first ODI

First one-day international, Antigua England 296-6 (50 overs): Morgan 107, Stokes 55; Nurse 2-57, Gabriel 2-58 West Indies 251 (47.2 overs): Mohammed 72, Carter 52, Plunkett 4-40, Woakes 4-47 England won by 45 runs Scorecard A century from England captain Eoin Morgan set up a 45-run win over West Indies in the first one-day international in Antigua. Morgan’s 107 from 116 balls and fifties from Ben Stokes and Sam Billings took England to 296-6 from…

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