News 21st Century Fox in bid approach for Sky 2016-12-09T17:13:25.000000Z US media giant 21st Century Fox has made a takeover approach for Sky, the UK-based satellite broadcaster. Football-sized drone flown 20m from Heathrow-bound plane 2016-12-09T16:54:25.000000Z A drone was flown as close as 20m from a passenger jet over south-east London, an investigation reveals. Aleppo battle: UN says hundreds of men missing 2016-12-09T16:25:07.000000Z Hundreds of Aleppo men are reported missing after leaving rebel areas, the UN says. Football abuse claims extend to 98 clubs 2016-12-09T16:12:05.000000Z There are 83 potential suspects and 98 clubs involved in the inquiry into child abuse in football, police say. Russian doping: McLaren report says more than 1,000 athletes implicated 2016-12-09T15:59:43.000000Z More than 1,000 Russian athletes were involved in a state-sponsored doping programme for four years from 2011, a new report claims. Geert Wilders hits back at guilty verdict 2016-12-09T15:52:27.000000Z A court in the Netherlands finds Geert Wilders guilty of inciting discrimination, but gives no punishment. Japan tests innovative magnetic tether for slowing space junk 2016-12-09T15:51:53.000000Z Japan launches a cargo ship carrying a space junk collector designed to gather debris in space. Louis Tomlinson's mother Johannah Deakin dies after leukaemia battle aged 43 2016-12-09T15:48:39.000000Z Johannah Deakin passed away on Wednesday after being treated at a hospital in Sheffield. Tokyo 2020: Four Olympic sports and one Paralympic sport lose funding 2016-12-09T15:41:41.000000Z Four Olympic sports and one Paralympic sport will receive no funding from UK Sport for the 2020 Games in Tokyo. Anthony Joshua v Eric Molina: IBF champion promises 'blood, sweat and tears' 2016-12-09T15:36:14.000000Z Anthony Joshua promises "blood, sweat and tears" in the defence of his IBF heavyweight title against Eric Molina in Manchester on Saturday.