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Impeachment Hearings Open With Revelation on Trump’s Ukraine Pressure

Impeachment Hearings Open With Revelation on Trump’s Ukraine Pressure

WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives opened historic impeachment hearings on Wednesday and heard a senior American diplomat reveal startling new testimony that drew President Trump closer to the center of the effort to pressure Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. In a nationally televised hearing in the House Ways

Morales Hints He Might Run for Bolivian Presidency Again in Next Election

Morales Hints He Might Run for Bolivian Presidency Again in Next Election

"We were prepared to step back from our triumph ... for the sake of holding a new election under a new composition of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal. But they insisted on that Evo must leave. I left ... Yet, the violence in the country continues, so it is not a solution", Morales said in response to a question whether he planned to participate in the

Brexit Party manifesto 2019 – what are their pledges and when can we expect it?

Brexit Party manifesto 2019 – what are their pledges and when can we expect it?

THE election campaign is now well underway and the political parties will soon be releasing their manifestos. Here’s everything you need to know about what to expect from the Brexit Party. When will the Brexit Party manifesto come out? Getty Images - Getty The Brexit Party have confirmed they won’t be releasing a manifesto. Speaking to LBC , leader

China criticises US senator over Hong Kong bill

China criticises US senator over Hong Kong bill

China 's foreign ministry on Wednesday criticised a United States senator for saying he wanted to push forward a bill supporting the months-long anti-government protests in Hong Kong . More: Stocks have become latest casualty of Hong Kong's protests Hong Kong on edge after police warn city on 'brink of breakdown' Violence brings Hong Kong to 'brink

Australia

Firefighters bring WA bushfire under control

Firefighters bring WA bushfire under control

An out-of-control bushfire burning at Geraldton in Western Australia has been downgraded to a Watch and Act level. Fire fighters carried out backburning operations throughout the night to contain the Drummond Cove blaze. Authorities said no homes or structures were lost, although power was cut to some areas. Meanwhile, the state's East Pilbara coast

Aerial Footage Shows Scale of Rumba Dump Fire in New South Wales

Aerial Footage Shows Scale of Rumba Dump Fire in New South Wales

The Rumba Dump Fire continued to burn in New South Wales on Wednesday, November 13, covering an area of over 68,000 acres. Although conditions had eased, the fire service said residents should “monitor conditions”. Some news reports had said there were concerns over the wind direction around the Rumba Dump Fire, but the status was changed to “Watch

Australia’s firefighters need concrete support, not just the PM’s ‘thoughts and prayers’ | Jim Casey

Australia’s firefighters need concrete support, not just the PM’s ‘thoughts and prayers’ | Jim Casey

A s a professional firefighter, I can tell you that no one likes fighting bushfires. Bushfire fighting is hugely challenging. It’s physically and mentally demanding, with long hours and the need to respond quickly to rapidly changing conditions. At best, it’s unpleasant work. At its worst, frankly, it’s frightening. And we’ve never seen bushfire conditions

Mascot and Opal Towers “just the tip of the iceberg”

Mascot and Opal Towers “just the tip of the iceberg”

November 13, 2019. The Public Accountability Committee chair and Greens MP David Shoebridge speaks to reporters at NSW Parliament about the first report handed down from the inquiry into building standards. He says the committee heard the true scale of the problem is yet to be revealed, as many homeowners aren't coming forward about defects, out of

World

Brazil greets Jeanine Anez as interim president of Bolivia

Brazil greets Jeanine Anez as interim president of Bolivia

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s government said on Wednesday it had congratulated Senator Jeanine Anez for “constitutionally” taking over the presidency of neighbouring Bolivia. “Brazil greets her determination to work towards the pacification of the country and the prompt execution of general elections,” Brazil’s foreign ministry added on its Twitter

‘Imperial Masterpiece’: Rare Chinese Teapot Sells at Auction for $1.3 Million

‘Imperial Masterpiece’: Rare Chinese Teapot Sells at Auction for $1.3 Million

The pale green pot, which measures only 5 inches high, was sold by Duke’s Auctions and is believed to have once belonged to Emperor Qianlong, the sixth emperor of the Qing dynasty. The pot’s owner is unknown, but it was retrieved by Lee Young, who is the head of Asian art at the auction house, during a “routine valuation in Dorset,” according to Duke’s

Dems Might Be Able To Get Something Out Of The GOP Tax Law

Dems Might Be Able To Get Something Out Of The GOP Tax Law

Republicans need Democrats to go along with corrections to the law's mistakes. The working poor could benefit from changes Democrats may demand in exchange for fixing part of the 2017 Republican tax law. One of several errors in the law has prevented retail businesses from writing off renovations as the law’s authors intended. Instead of allowing businesses

Business

African swine fever in China more severe than previously thought: ADM CFO

African swine fever in China more severe than previously thought: ADM CFO

CHICAGO (Reuters) - China’s African swine fever outbreak is far more severe than previously thought and the full impact of the disease on animal feed producers has yet to be realized, U.S. agribusiness company Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Wednesday. The fatal pig disease has slashed China’s hog herd by as much as half since August 2018 and has

J&J blockbuster loses ground to biosimilars despite Quebec court ruling

J&J blockbuster loses ground to biosimilars despite Quebec court ruling

TORONTO/MONTREAL (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson’s ( JNJ.N ) Remicade, a blockbuster drug that treats autoimmune disorders, has steadily lost market share among patients enrolled in the Canadian province of Quebec’s public drug program, even after a court ruling reinstated full coverage in January, a Reuters analysis of government data shows. The plan’s

Takeaway CEO has no plans to raise $5.5 billion Just Eat bid

Takeaway CEO has no plans to raise $5.5 billion Just Eat bid

BARCELONA/AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Takeaway.com ( TKWY.AS ) Chief Executive Jitse Groen said on Wednesday he did not intend to increase a 4.3 billion pound ($5.5 billion) offer for Britain’s Just Eat ( JE.L ), despite a higher unsolicited bid from larger rival Prosus PRX.AS. A Takeaway-Just Eat tie-up, which is backed by Just Eat’s boards, would create

Technology

Motorola Razr rumors and leaks: Everything known about the foldable phone so far     - CNET

Motorola Razr rumors and leaks: Everything known about the foldable phone so far - CNET

The Motorola Razr's slim design might be repurposed with a folding screen and launched later this year. Tyler Lizenby/CNET Evan Blass, a well-known leaker of upcoming phones, shared images earlier his month on his private Twitter account showing pictures of what is likely the Moto Razr folding phone . The images show what looks like a Moto Razr V3

Toshiba reports strong profits, to buy out three listed businesses

Toshiba reports strong profits, to buy out three listed businesses

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp on Wednesday reported its highest quarterly profit in two years and said it will buy out three of its listed subsidiaries as the industrial conglomerate moves on from accounting scandals and a management crisis. Toshiba’s energy and infrastructure divisions drove the profit increase, as the company cut costs and reined

Black Friday 2019: Best upcoming deals on PS4, Switch and Xbox One     - CNET

Black Friday 2019: Best upcoming deals on PS4, Switch and Xbox One - CNET

The Xbox One X is being bundled with Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Deluxe Edition for $500. Microsoft This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2019 , your source for the season's best gifts and deals, hand-picked by the experts at CNET. If you're looking to upgrade to an Xbox One X or a PS4 Pro, or maybe just pick up a Nintendo Switch, Black Friday

SoftBank's Z Holdings and Line eyeing merger: sources

SoftBank's Z Holdings and Line eyeing merger: sources

Tokyo (Reuters) - SoftBank’s Z Holdings Corp ( 4689.T ) is in talks to merge with messaging app operator Line Corp ( 3938.T ), two sources said on Wednesday, the investment company’s latest bet on a struggling tech firm. A deal could see SoftBank Corp ( 9434.T ), which controls internet firm Z Holdings, and Line’s parent Naver Corp ( 035420.KS ) form

Science

Ancient false teeth crafted with gold and hippo bone 200 years ago unearthed near Oxford

Ancient false teeth crafted with gold and hippo bone 200 years ago unearthed near Oxford

GOLD dentures with ‘hippo ivory’ teeth will be auctioned later this month after being dug up in a field near Oxford. The grim-looking false teeth are said to be 200-years-old and are expected to sell for around £3,000 to £7,000. SWNS:South West News Service The dentures are hundreds of years old and likely belonged to a very rich person[/caption] Metal

Photos show Venice underwater after highest tide in 50 years

Photos show Venice underwater after highest tide in 50 years

Venice has been plunged under water after the lagoon city was hit with the highest tide in over 50 years. Over 85 percent of the city is flooded, according to authorities, and St Mark's Square — one of the lowest areas in Venice — is one of the worst hit zones. The historic St Mark's basilica is flooded for the sixth time in 1,200 years, per the BBC

China's huge mysterious extinct ape 'Giganto' was an orangutan cousin

China's huge mysterious extinct ape 'Giganto' was an orangutan cousin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Genetic material extracted from a 1.9 million-year-old fossil tooth from southern China shows that the world’s largest-known ape - an extinct creature dubbed “Giganto” that once inhabited Southeast Asia - was an oversized cousin of today’s orangutans. The findings, announced on Wednesday, shed light on a species, called Gigantopithecus

Rare 1838 half-dollar coin could be worth $500G at auction

Rare 1838 half-dollar coin could be worth $500G at auction

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com An extremely rare half-dollar coin from 1838, now valued at as much as $500,000, is set for auction this week. The 1838-O Capped Bust half dollar is one of only nine that are known to exist, according to auction

Autos

Fun

Model said she didn't know she was pregnant until giving birth in the bathroom

Model said she didn't know she was pregnant until giving birth in the bathroom

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com A model in Australia who didn’t know she was pregnant until she unexpectedly gave birth in her bathroom said she had none of the typical symptoms over the previous nine months and didn’t realize anything was

Rare photographs capture Rolling Stones' humble beginnings

Rare photographs capture Rolling Stones' humble beginnings

LONDON (Reuters) - A series of rarely seen black-and-white photographs dating back to the Rolling Stones’ first concert tour in 1963 will go on display in east London this month. The images, taken in a London recording studio and at a gig in Cardiff, Wales, had been kept under photographer Gus Coral’s bed for years before he decided to dust them off

Select Verizon users can get a free year of Disney+ — here's how

Select Verizon users can get a free year of Disney+ — here's how

TL;DR: Verizon is offering an entire year of Disney+ on the house for eligible users — check to see if you made the cut. Yesterday was the launch of Disney+ , and the hype is still at peak levels. Unless you live under a rock, you probably already know what Disney+ is — but for our fellow rock-dwellers, here’s the gist: It’s a brand-new streaming service

Shock as second Today presenter quits

Shock as second Today presenter quits

The beautiful TV star will co-host Today show with Karl Stefanovic and everyone already adores her. Jones announced he was quitting the troubled morning program last week before Karl Stefanovic’s long-rumoured return was made public. On Wednesday afternoon, Nine confirmed to news.com.au his last appearance on the show would be this Friday. RELATED:

Celebrity

Real reason Angie quit Gogglebox

Real reason Angie quit Gogglebox

The man everyone thought was perfect has been sabotaged and exposed by his own brother. The popular duo, who had appeared on the Foxtel series for four years, announced they were leaving in December, with Yvie citing the reason at the time was because of their strict contractual obligations. But in Angie’s new book, If You Don’t Laugh You’ll Cry: Life

Adam Devine's mom runs his Facebook page and her posts are endearingly dorky

Adam Devine's mom runs his Facebook page and her posts are endearingly dorky

Adam Devine's mom plays an important role in his life. She's the manager of his Facebook page. And her comments are truly something to behold. The comedy star told Lilly Singh that he asked his mom to manage his Facebook page after she retired because he isn't a fan of the platform. "I don't really like Facebook. Sorry Mark, you're meddling too much

Lady Gaga doesn't 'remember' ARTPOP but her rather upset fans do

Lady Gaga doesn't 'remember' ARTPOP but her rather upset fans do

Hey, remember ARTPOP ? Well, Lady Gaga doesn't. But her fans sure do. If you recall, this was Gaga's third studio album — a high-energy piece of work that brought us "Applause" and "G.U.Y.". But on Monday, Gaga tweeted that she has no recollection of this album. Clearly she'd remembered enough to know that the title is all-caps, though. i don’t remember

Art & Design

Rare portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

Rare portrait of teenage Mozart to be auctioned in Paris

PARIS (Reuters) - A rare portrait of Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be sold by British auction house Christie’s on Nov. 27 in Paris at an estimated price of between 800,000 euros and 1.2 million euros ($882,000-$1.32 million). The artwork, one of four portraits painted during the composer’s lifetime and still part of a private collection,

Is Design That Important?

Is Design That Important?

Welcome to Business x Design, a new newsletter on the transformative power of design. This newsletter is a work in progress supported by you, our readers. What would you like to see more or less of? Reply to this email with your suggestions and feedback. As promised to you in the last edition of Business x Design, here is Fortune ‘s exclusive advance

Music

Roman Kemp confirmed for I’m A Celebrity – but who is he, is Martin Kemp his dad and does he have a girlfriend?

Roman Kemp confirmed for I’m A Celebrity – but who is he, is Martin Kemp his dad and does he have a girlfriend?

ROMAN Kemp is one of the famous faces who will take on life in the Australian jungle in the new series of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! Here’s everything you need to know about the host of Capital FM’s breakfast show who has a rather famous mum and dad… Who is Roman Kemp? What’s his background? Roman, 26, was born in Los Angeles and has an older

Lighthouse Family: how we made Lifted

Lighthouse Family: how we made Lifted

Paul Tucker, songwriter /keyboards I’d graduated from Newcastle University and was working in a house music club called Walker ’s when my girlfriend told me that I was going to be a dad. It was the wake-up call I needed. I had one song, Ocean Drive , which I’d written four years earlier after splitting up with someone else. I didn’t even have anything

Merry Xmas Everybody! The 20 most annoying Christmas songs of all time

Merry Xmas Everybody! The 20 most annoying Christmas songs of all time

A York shop’s decision to ban the usual Christmas pop hits this year in favour of a more traditional selection of carols is understandable, but will it work? Even the most sublime music would become irritating if you played it over and over again for weeks: the issue with the big Christmas hits isn’t always the songs themselves, more the way we gorge

TV & Movies

Who is Demi Lovato’s new boyfriend Austin Wilson?

Who is Demi Lovato’s new boyfriend Austin Wilson?

AUSTIN Wilson and Demi Lovato have confirmed their relationship with a series of loved up photos. The model and former Disney star are thought to have been introduced by a mutual friend. Here is everything you need to know about Demi’s new squeeze . Demi Lovato boyfrien Austin Wilson is a male model Instagram Who is Austin Wilson? Austin Wilson, 25,

Kaley Cuoco originally auditioned for VERY different character on The Big Bang Theory – and it didn’t go well

Kaley Cuoco originally auditioned for VERY different character on The Big Bang Theory – and it didn’t go well

KALEY Cuoco originally auditioned for a VERY different character on The Big Bang Theory – and it didn’t go well. The 33-year-old played Penny in the hit CBS sitcom from 2007 until the final episode in series 12, which aired in May this year. Kaley Cuoco originally auditioned for a VERY different character on The Big Bang Theory – and it didn’t go well

Strictly star Chris Ramsey’s wife Rosie says she’s only seen her husband for three hours as he trains for Blackpool

Strictly star Chris Ramsey’s wife Rosie says she’s only seen her husband for three hours as he trains for Blackpool

STRICTLY star Chris Ramsey’s wife has admitted she’s only seen her hubbie for THREE hours this week as he’s busy training for Blackpool. The comedian is through to the next round of the dancing competition and is clearly working hard perfecting his new passion – but his wife isn’t that impressed. Rosie has only seen her husband Chris for three hours

Emmerdale’s Charity Dingle rejects Cain’s seduction attempt as fans cheer

Emmerdale’s Charity Dingle rejects Cain’s seduction attempt as fans cheer

EMMERDALE fans have cheered after Charity Dingle rejected Cain’s advances and banned him from seeing her family. The pub landlandy – who is played by actress Emma Atkins in the ITV soap – refused to allow Cain to try to seduce her after he led to her young son Moses being traumatised after being kidnapped. ITV Cain tried a half-hearted attempt to sleep

Fashion

‘Awkward fail’ behind 21yo’s bikini fame

‘Awkward fail’ behind 21yo’s bikini fame

Steph from Koda Cutters shows us how to get effortless beach curls using just the new GHD Oracle. The social media star and younger sister of One Direction member Louis found a love for beauty after meeting her big brother’s make-up artist Lou Teasdale. At just 15, she became Lou’s assistant, going on the road with her brother and getting a crash course

Tammy shows off underboob in racy bikini

Tammy shows off underboob in racy bikini

Footage has surfaced of Instagram influencer Tammy Hembrow sleeping at Coachella. Hembrow has unveiled on Instagram a bikini she’s designed for her clothing brand, Saskia Collection, and as you might have guessed, it’s just as skimpy as the other swimsuits she models for her 10 million followers. RELATED: Tammy Hembrow slammed for racy bikini video

Travel

Plane erupts in flames with 196 people aboard, yet no one's hurt

Plane erupts in flames with 196 people aboard, yet no one's hurt

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com Moments after landing, a plane full of passengers in Egypt erupted in flames, but a speedy emergency response and an ample amount of luck averted tragedy. The Ukrainian SkyUp flight was taxiing across the

Pigeon delays Aeroflot flight after sneaking into plane cabin, getting trapped on board

Pigeon delays Aeroflot flight after sneaking into plane cabin, getting trapped on board

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com Early bird gets kicked out. An Aeroflot flight was delayed after a pigeon managed to sneak on board and wreak havoc in the cabin before passengers had boarded. MAN REPORTEDLY LOSES 400,000 AIRLINE MILES FOR

Priest accused of sexually abusing cruise ship's massage technician

Priest accused of sexually abusing cruise ship's massage technician

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com A man accused of sexually abusing a cruise ship worker was revealed to be a priest. While traveling on a Carnival Cruise ship in August, the cruise passenger allegedly exposed himself to a massage technician

Health

Vertex deal with Wales expands cystic fibrosis treatment coverage to all of UK

Vertex deal with Wales expands cystic fibrosis treatment coverage to all of UK

(Reuters) - Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc’s drugs for lung condition cystic fibrosis will now be available to patients across the UK after the company reached a pricing deal with Wales on Wednesday. The U.S. drugmaker has already reached similar agreements with the National Health Service in Northern Ireland, England and Scotland. More than 10,000 people

Hockey fan steals ice cream cone from unsuspecting victim in viral video — but was it fake?

Hockey fan steals ice cream cone from unsuspecting victim in viral video — but was it fake?

close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 13 are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com A man at a Carolina Hurricanes hockey game against the Ottawa Senators gave everyone a masterclass in how to get away with stealing food — specifically, an ice cream cone — by hiding in plain sight. Footage

FDA panel votes against Lilly-Boehringer Ingelheim's diabetes drug

FDA panel votes against Lilly-Boehringer Ingelheim's diabetes drug

(Reuters) - Independent experts on an FDA advisory panel on Wednesday voted against the use of an already approved diabetes drug from Eli Lilly and Co and Boehringer Ingelheim as an add-on to insulin therapy in patients with type 1 diabetes. The drug, empagliflozin, was approved in 2014 in doses of 10 mg and 20 mg to help lower blood sugar levels in

Depression symptoms increase over last year of life

Depression symptoms increase over last year of life

(Reuters Health) - Many people experience worsening depression symptoms over their final year of life, and a U.S. study suggests that women, younger adults and poor people may be especially vulnerable. For the study, researchers examined data on 3,274 adults who participated in the nationwide Health and Retirement Study and died within one year of

Food

NRL

Bali jailbird becomes NRL’s richest teen

Bali jailbird becomes NRL’s richest teen

The Courier Mail reported on Wednesday night the Broncos are poised to offer Fifita a $3 million deal across four years at $750,000 per season to eclipse Haas’ $3.4 million contract over six years in order to secure the hottest property on the player market from 2021 onwards. Stream over 50 sports live & anytime on your TV or favourite device with

How Dogs will replace $1m star

How Dogs will replace $1m star

NRL: The Bulldogs have been hit by a huge blow after Kieran Foran underwent shoulder surgery and is expected to miss up to 12 months of action. Foran underwent a shoulder reconstruction on Tuesday after he was injured playing for New Zealand at the start of this month and the club has confirmed further damage was found. The 29-year-old will undergo

Eddie Jones wants to coach NRL club

Eddie Jones wants to coach NRL club

But it’s not with the Wallabies . Jones masterminded the journey of England’s rugby union team to the World Cup final last month before they fell at the final hurdle, losing to a dogged and gritty South Africa side. Stream over 50 sports live & anytime on your TV or favourite device with KAYO SPORTS. The biggest Aussie sports and the best from overseas

NRL outcast: Coach created ‘toxic’ culture

NRL outcast: Coach created ‘toxic’ culture

Hodkinson was dropped mid way through the 2017 season, despite being one of the more experienced and reliable players in Brown’s Knights side of the time. Having recently retired due to a knee injury, Hodkinson opened up on being dropped from the side a little over a year after signing from Canterbury. “The second year came around and I had one of

Racing

Thursday preview: Racecard, analysis and tips for the Clonmel Oil Chase as Douvan returns

Thursday preview: Racecard, analysis and tips for the Clonmel Oil Chase as Douvan returns

A small but select field of five have been declared in Thursday’s Grade 2 Clonmel Oil Chase. Headlined by the Willie Mullins star Douvan , Monalee also returns to the track. It’s a proper midweek treat. Reuters Last seen when second to Un De Sceaux a year-and-a-half ago, Douvan will likely be a warm order here and if he is up to his best will win.

Newspaper tips: Sun Racing’s Each-Way Thief and today’s horse racing NAPs for Wednesday

Newspaper tips: Sun Racing’s Each-Way Thief and today’s horse racing NAPs for Wednesday

NOT managed to pick up your copy of The Sun today? Fear not. You can catch all of our top tips right here. Getty Images - Getty Each-way Thief HAVE a punt on the debut boys at Exeter. Oliver Sherwood’s first-time chaser SOUTHERN SAM (2.35) was a consistent hurdler at a decent level and his jockey Leighton Aspell has been banging in the winners. Have

Willie Mullins Stable Tour: The maestro opened his doors to the press and this is what he revealed about his stars

Willie Mullins Stable Tour: The maestro opened his doors to the press and this is what he revealed about his stars

IT’S the one everyone has been waiting for, Willie Mullins has lifted the lid on a number of his big guns. On a rare press day at Closutton he passed on plenty of information and targets for his star-studded string. Reuters Chacan Pour Soi He’s in great order. We’d been waiting for him to come out for a long time last season, but his run at Punchestown

AFL

Dogs lock away key forward on new deal

Dogs lock away key forward on new deal

AFL: There are reports that Brodie Grundy is set to sign a seven year deal to remain with Collingwood. The competitions best ruckman in the 2019 season is reported to be commanding a price of around $1,000,000 a season. The Dogs are backing in their new trio of talls in the forward line, which will next season feature ex-Saint Josh Bruce, Schache and

Docker Cerra welcomes ‘big change’

Docker Cerra welcomes ‘big change’

AFL: Former West Coast player and aspiring 2019 draftee Luke Partington has swapped the football oval for the wrestling ring, making his debut on Saturday night. Cerra, who has already played 41 AFL games and just turned 20 last month, said the different requirements of playing as a defender had rounded out his game. “I am hoping to crack into the

A walk for mental health awareness

A walk for mental health awareness

Cricket: Nic Maddinson will step away from cricket for mental health reasons. The move comes on the back of Glenn Maxwell also stepping away to care for his mental health. For past and present Gawler Central footballers Matthew Pike, Dylan Bell and Sean Burchell, the effort was worth it as they raised more than $17,000 for BeyondBlue, a cause close

Football

David Beckham constantly picking up phone ringing world stars to join Inter Miami as Cavani is linked with transfer

David Beckham constantly picking up phone ringing world stars to join Inter Miami as Cavani is linked with transfer

DAVID BECKHAM has been picking up the phone and pleading with players to help him realise his MLS dream. Becks is in constant contact with Inter Miami sporting director Paul McDonough who has been blown away by the former England skipper’s openness and ability to speak to any club on the planet. David Beckham is in touch with loads of big names for

Ruben Loftus-Cheek links up with Burberry to become fashion model as Nicolas Sarkozy’s ex-wife Carla Bruni on his knee

Ruben Loftus-Cheek links up with Burberry to become fashion model as Nicolas Sarkozy’s ex-wife Carla Bruni on his knee

RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK has teamed up with Burberry to become a fashion model – with former France president Nicolas Sarkozy’s ex-wife Carla Bruni sitting on his knee during the shoot. The Chelsea and England star, 23, used his down-time during injury to pose for Burberry’s Christmas fashion line. Loftus-Cheek posed with Carla Bruni for the latest Burberry

Thierry Henry slams Arsenal flops for letting Nicolas Pepe down as he launches staunch defence of £72m winger

Thierry Henry slams Arsenal flops for letting Nicolas Pepe down as he launches staunch defence of £72m winger

THIERRY HENRY has defended Arsenal’s flop record £72million buy Nicolas Pepe – and instead blasted the whole team after a series of abysmal displays. Forward Pepe has only scored in two of his 15 appearances as he has struggled to cope with the demands of the Premier League following his big-money move from Lille . Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has

Man Utd ace Lindelof gives Sweden superfan a tattoo – and is amazed it’s ‘really good’ after only getting a B in art

Man Utd ace Lindelof gives Sweden superfan a tattoo – and is amazed it’s ‘really good’ after only getting a B in art

MANCHESTER UNITED defender Victor Lindelof tattooed a fan – and was amazed how good it was as he only got a B in Art. Swedish footie fan Anders Thornvall asked the Red Devils central defender and Sweden team-mate John Guidetti to give him a tattoo after winning a competition to sponsor Sweden’s international with Spain. Victor Lindelof (left) and John

Rugby

New Zealand and Samoa emerge as possible 2020 opponents for England

New Zealand and Samoa emerge as possible 2020 opponents for England

ENGLAND could face Sonny Bill Williams next mid-season as they may play New Zealand or Samoa in a 2020 rugby league Test. That depends if the Kiwis can clear their calendar. If they cannot, Samoa and the Cook Islands have put their hand up to take them on. New Zealand may face England in a mid-season Test in 2020 SWPIX.COM The Rugby Football League

Cricket

WATCH: Leggie snares a hat-trick, but one of his victims was not impressed

WATCH: Leggie snares a hat-trick, but one of his victims was not impressed

James Pattinson was clearly furious when he was the second of Swepson’s three lbw dismissals and the replay suggested the ball was going down leg side. Swepson then dismissed Peter Siddle with the next ball after also claiming Will Sutherland’s wicket at the end of the previous over. Live stream the Australia v Pakistan T20 & Test Series with KAYO

Chris Woakes locked in head-to-head battle with Sam Curran for the remaining spot in England’s Test XI in New Zealand

Chris Woakes locked in head-to-head battle with Sam Curran for the remaining spot in England’s Test XI in New Zealand

CHRIS WOAKES faces a head-to-head battle with Sam Curran for the last remaining slot in England’s Test team. With ten players inked into the starting XI against the Kiwis next Thursday, the only selection dilemma is Woakes vs Curran at No8. Woakes and Curran will go head-to-head for the final spot in England’s Test XI Woakes played in four of last

Raymond Poulidor - the French cycling great - has died aged 83

Raymond Poulidor - the French cycling great - has died aged 83

R aymond Poulidor, the French cycling great, has died at the age of 83. Forever associated with his home race the Tour de France, Poulidor never actually wore the famous maillot jaune . Instead he earned the nickname the Eternal Second for the number of near misses he had. Poulidor finished on the Tour podium eight times between 1962 and 1976. He was

Key signs Aussie young gun set for debut

Key signs Aussie young gun set for debut

Cricket: Joe Burns survived on one ball after Haris Sohail put down an absolute dolly, but that seemingly only fired up the bowler Shaheen Afridi who torpedoed his Test hopes straight after. Langer and chief selector Trevor Hohns will on Thursday unveil a 12-man squad to face Pakistan in two Tests in Brisbane and Adelaide. Live stream the Australia

Tennis

Andy Murray reveals he put on 10lbs gorging on chocolate biscuits while looking after new-born Teddy

Andy Murray reveals he put on 10lbs gorging on chocolate biscuits while looking after new-born Teddy

ANDY MURRAY has revealed how he got FAT while looking after his newborn child Teddy – as he gorged on chocolate biscuits! Murray ballooned to almost 14-STONE — the heaviest weight of his career — as he and wife Kim cared for their newborn. Andy Murray revealed he piled on 10lbs after gorging out on chocolate biscuits after his new-born baby was born

Tennis star dons incredibly outlandish t-shirt with pictures of QUEEN across it to win over British crowd at ATP Finals

Tennis star dons incredibly outlandish t-shirt with pictures of QUEEN across it to win over British crowd at ATP Finals

ONE tennis star took a novel approach to trying to win over the British crowd at the ATP Finals – by wearing a Queen-themed t-shirt! Doubles player Jean-Julien Rojer donned the outlandish top during his second group-stage match at the season-ending tournament at London’s O2 Arena. Jean-Julien Rojer pulled off the sensational look with his Queen-theme

Lovebirds taking over world tennis

Lovebirds taking over world tennis

Thiem finished runner-up to Rafael Nadal at this year’s French Open while Mladenovic secured the number one ranking in doubles by winning alongside Timea Babos. But what they’ve done in the span of the past six days is as good as any tennis lovebirds have managed since Lleyton Hewitt, 22, and Kim Clijsters, 19, won the men’s and women’s titles at Indian

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Report: Schiano, NJ governor discuss Rutgers job

Report: Schiano, NJ governor discuss Rutgers job

Greg Schiano and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy talked recently to discuss the coach’s potential return to the Rutgers sideline, NJ Advance Media reported. The governor’s spokesman declined to discuss the call with the outlet. Schiano, who was Rutgers’ head coach from 2001-11, is believed to be close to returning to the downtrodden football program but

Mayfield wants crowd to quiet down when Browns have ball

Mayfield wants crowd to quiet down when Browns have ball

Quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters that he wants the fans to keep quiet when the Cleveland Browns are on offense. Mayfield’s reasoning? Well, Mayfield lamented an offside call on 4th-and-goal from the 3-yard line during the second quarter of Cleveland’s 19-16 victory over Buffalo on Sunday. Offensive tackle Chris Hubbard was whistled for a false

Ricciardo who? Red Bull’s new prodigy

Ricciardo who? Red Bull’s new prodigy

Motorsport: Mercedes have celebrated Lewis Hamilton's sixth world title and their sixth consecutive Constructors championship in style. It is not so much that he has finished in the top six in every race since taking over the drive alongside Max Verstappen halfway through his rookie season — that’s the bare minimum that would be expected in one of

College gymnast remembered as role model as her death rattles community

College gymnast remembered as role model as her death rattles community

close Video Connecticut gymnast, 20, dies after 'tragic freak accident' during training at university Melanie Coleman, a 20-year-old gymnast at Southern Connecticut State University, died Sunday after a 'freak' training accident. The athlete and youth gymnastics instructor reportedly suffered the injury after slipping off a gymnastics bar. The owner

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UK 'Heading Towards Hung Parliament' – Former London Mayoral Candidate

UK 'Heading Towards Hung Parliament' – Former London Mayoral Candidate

The statement stands in stark contrast to the messages of his political rivals, with Labour’s official stance on the matter being to negotiate another divorce bill with the EU, and then hold a second referendum. Whilst the Liberal Democrats simply want to revoke Article Fifty, no questions asked. But will a strong Brexit stance prove to be the key

Kanye West's support for Trump, comments on slavery condemned by Atlanta pastor

Kanye West's support for Trump, comments on slavery condemned by Atlanta pastor

close Video 'Friends' takes on Kanye's vow to run for president in 2024: 'He's a free thinker' Kanye West 's recent remarks about slavery and his support of President Trump does not sit well with a Georgia pastor. Dr. Jamal Harrison Bryant, who pastors New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, where West preached a 10-minute mini-sermon about "radical obedience