US vice-presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan are preparing for their televised debate on Thursday with the knowledge that a strong performance during the head-to-head from Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has closed the gap with President Obama to just two points.
According to the Pew Internet surveys, which are probably the best guide we have to internet use in the US, a quarter of all American adults now have a tablet computer.
The match was frenetic at times, yet Manchester United won 3-0. There was little poise and the visitors' Robin van Persie caught Yohan Cabaye with an elbow late in the game that might well have brought a second yellow card for the Dutchman had the incident not been on the blind side of the referee, Howard Webb. Feelings ran high here despite the one-sided nature of the game.
Steven Caulker knew nothing about his first goal in top-flight football and his smile betrayed a degree of embarrassment. They all count.
Liverpool reserved their anger for Stoke City's physicality but of greater concern is their own inability to hurt teams at Anfield. Four home games into the Premier League season and Brendan Rodgers's team await their first victory on Merseyside, although they came within a Martin Skrtel flick against a post of ending that worrying trend against Tony Pulis's team.
Mario Balotelli is unlikely to face action from Manchester City after he walked straight down the tunnel when substituted against Sunderland, according to the club.
Just when Southampton thought that they had resolved their defensive frailities and were heading for a first clean sheet in the Premier League, and a welcome three points with it, they again cracked at the back.
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In the final section of our Power Rankings, Naveenan Thanendra takes a look at the very worst performers of the season so far.
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