• Trump repeats baseless voter fraud claim in Florida election – live 12/11/2018
    President said election should be called in favor of Republicans Rick Scott and Ron DeSantis and that ‘many ballots are missing or forged’Sign up for the Guardian’s new US morning briefing 3.39pm GMT Jason Lewis, a first-term congressman from the Minneapolis suburbs, lost his re-election bid on Tuesday. He has taken to the Wall Street Journal to blame the ob […]
  • Tate Liverpool to stage major Keith Haring exhibition 12/11/2018
    US artist, who died in 1990 aged 31, is best known for his visual motifs and Aids activismTate Liverpool is to stage the first big UK show devoted to the American artist Keith Haring who died in 1990 aged just 31.The gallery plans to show more than 85 works, including large drawings and paintings, most of them on display in the UK for the first time. There w […]
  • Magnus Carlsen v Fabiano Caruana: World Chess Championship, game 3 – live updates 12/11/2018
    Carlsen and Caruana meet in Game 3 of their championship matchResurgent Caruana draws in Game 2 (full move-by-move recap)Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 3.30pm GMT Caruana has been on the clock for about 10 minutes or so. Fide master Mike Klein, speaking on one of the commentary feeds, says that Carlsen spent yesterday’s rest day taking in the Chel […]
  • Football’s collective voice must be mobilised to rid the streets of knives | Richard Williams 12/11/2018
    Top players, the FA and the Premier League need to devote time, energy and influence to persuading teenagers to ‘drop the knife and save a life’Like many 10-year-old boys throughout Britain in the year 2000, Damilola Taylor was a fan of Manchester United, happily in thrall to the team of Ryan Giggs, David Beckham and Andy Cole. He loved playing the game, too […]
  • Eight dead in undercover Israeli operation in Gaza 12/11/2018
    Seven Palestinians and Israeli officer killed during raid, as Netanyahu cuts short Paris visitIsraeli forces have killed seven Palestinians in the Gaza Strip in an apparently botched undercover raid and ensuing firefight that has threatened to destroy a precarious, unofficial ceasefire.An Israeli lieutenant colonel was killed and another officer wounded in t […]
  • White Republican Mississippi senator jokes about 'public hanging' 12/11/2018
    Cindy Hyde-Smith faces black challenger in midterm runoffState was site of 654 lynchings of black peopleIn the bleak history of lynchings in the deep south, Mississippi holds dubious pride of place. According to the Equal Justice Initiative, 654 lynchings of black people were carried out within its borders, dramatically more than any other state. Related: Tr […]
  • Tory campaigner denies 2015 election expenses wrongdoing 12/11/2018
    Marion Little denies wrongdoing while working on Craig Mackinlay’s campaign to defeat Nigel FarageA senior Conservative campaigner has denied breaching strict election spending limits to help defeat Nigel Farage in the key South Thanet general election seat in 2015, a court has heard.Marion Little, 63, was said to have effectively run the campaign for the lo […]
  • Super League awards: the complete review of the 2018 season | Aaron Bower 12/11/2018
    Catalans Dragons created history, John Bateman was a force at Wigan and the Shaun Wane story had a very happy endingBen Barba may have won the Man of Steel award, but it is hard to imagine Wigan going all the way to Old Trafford and lifting the Super League trophy had it not been for John Bateman. The 25-year-old is the most talented British forward in years […]
  • Mercedes tribute to ‘exceptional’ Lewis Hamilton after F1 constructors’ title win 12/11/2018
    • Toto Wolff thanks driver after fifth constructors’ title in a row• Hamilton salutes ‘best moment I’ve had with this team’The Mercedes team principal, Toto Wolff, has said that without Lewis Hamilton they would not have enjoyed the remarkable success that culminated in a record-equalling fifth constructors’ championship at the Brazilian Grand Prix. Hamilton […]
  • I collected my plastic waste for a year, and learned the truth about recycling | Daniel Webb 12/11/2018
    We have been indoctrinated by a system that actually achieves little. It’s our throwaway culture that needs to changeI decided not to throw away any of my plastic waste for a year when, in 2016, while out on a run, I stumbled across vast amounts of plastic entangled in washed-up seaweed. Shortly after, a query to my local council regarding plastic recycling […]