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Theresa May thanks ‘rock hubby’ Philip and cries as she quits No10 with an emotional speech

Theresa May thanks ‘rock hubby’ Philip and cries as she quits No10 with an emotional speech

BROKEN Theresa May finally agreed to give up power yesterday in an emotional address to the nation that ended with her collapsing in tears. The Prime Minister announced she will step down as Conservative Party boss in two weeks time on June 7. Getty Images - Getty Theresa May got tearful when thanking her husband Philip[/caption] Getty Images - Getty

Trump agrees to send extra patriot missile batteries, spy planes and troops to the Middle East to confront Iran threat

Trump agrees to send extra patriot missile batteries, spy planes and troops to the Middle East to confront Iran threat

DONALD Trump is sending 1,500 troops, extra missiles and spy planes to the Middle East as tensions with Iran threaten to reach boiling point. The US President also used the Iranian crisis to push through the sale of $7billion-worth of weapons to ally Saudi Arabia. Getty Images - Getty Donald Trump has sent troops, spy planes and missiles to the Middle

MSM Needs to Protect Assange, Not Only Themselves, From Espionage Act

MSM Needs to Protect Assange, Not Only Themselves, From Espionage Act

"Corporate media has to make a choice here. They have to overcome their hatred for Julian Assange and them blaming him for Trump's election if they want to save their own hides, because they are on the line right now," Joe Lauria, editor-in-chief of Consortium News and author of the book "How I Lost, By Hillary Clinton," told Radio Sputnik's Loud and

Jake Patterson sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents

Jake Patterson sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping Jayme Closs, killing her parents

CLOSE The judge told Jake Patterson, "the public can only be safe if you are incarcerated until you die." USA TODAY BARRON, Wis. – The man who kidnapped 13-year-old Jayme Closs and murdered her parents will spend the rest of his days in prison without a chance for parole. Jake Patterson, who turns 22 on June 17, was sentenced in Barron County Circuit

Australia

Street Lies in Shambles in Aftermath of Jefferson City Tornado

Street Lies in Shambles in Aftermath of Jefferson City Tornado

A tornado tore through Jefferson City, Missouri, shortly before midnight on May 22, causing severe damage to a three-mile stretch of the town, according to a report from the Riverfront Times. This footage shows a glimpse of the damage along Case Avenue on May 23. Credit: Lindsey Wilkerson/KOMU News via Storyful

Transformer Explodes as Intense Storms Cut Off Power in DC Area

Transformer Explodes as Intense Storms Cut Off Power in DC Area

A transformer exploded in Arlington, Virginia, as intense storms swept the area, downing trees and cutting off power, on May 23. More than 120,000 electricity customers in the DC region were left without power on May 23, the Washington Post reported. In Columbia, Maryland, a tornado touched down and a portion of an office building’s roof was torn off,

Man refuses to front court over rape

Man refuses to front court over rape

Evil cop killer Craig “Fatty” Minogue has spoken out using a bizarre football analogy after being given the all-clear to apply for parole after a High Court ruling. Peter Michael Komiazyk, 61, also known as Peter Reed, chose not be brought up form the cells, forcing a magistrate to deal with the matter in his absence on Friday. He will remain in custody

Terracotta Warriors: envoys of emperor's ghostly army march into Melbourne

Terracotta Warriors: envoys of emperor's ghostly army march into Melbourne

Sprawled out in front of me in a dusty hangar in Xi’an were rows and rows of soldiers: an army fit to protect the dead. I first saw the Terracotta Warriors in 2010, when working as a journalist in China . The experience was overwhelming. Yet unlike the Great Wall – another legacy of China’s first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, which sends shivers down my

World

Moby’s creepy act with underage Ricci

Moby’s creepy act with underage Ricci

Looking for the latest in entertainment and the shocks, frocks and cock-ups across this week in showbiz? You've found it here at The Latest with entertainment reporters Bronte and Bucky. This week Willow Smith whips her Tumblr back and forth in a shocking porn confession to mum, Jada Pinkett Smith. Plus the Royals have a day in the garden and Kevin

Seniors who feel their life has purpose may live longer

Seniors who feel their life has purpose may live longer

(Reuters Health) - Seniors who feel their life has purpose may be less likely to die from heart, circulatory and digestive diseases and more likely to live longer, new data suggest. In a study that followed nearly 7,000 people over age 50 for more than a decade, researchers determined that people were more likely to die at a younger age if they felt

Woman almost loses two fingers after dog pulls lead so hard it degloves her hand

Woman almost loses two fingers after dog pulls lead so hard it degloves her hand

A WOMAN almost lost two of her fingers after her dog pulled the lead so hard her skin was degloved from her hand. Jill Tisdale, 66, had her middle finger degloved and her index finger severely lacerated after an extendable nylon dog lead became wrapped around her right hand. Jill Tisdale, 66, almost lost two of her fingers after her dog pulled the

Six Minors Taken to Hospital in Sheffield, UK After 'Serious Incident' - Reports

Six Minors Taken to Hospital in Sheffield, UK After 'Serious Incident' - Reports

Six children were taken to hospital in the city of Sheffield, the BBC reported Friday. DETAILS TO FOLLOW

Business

United Airlines shakes up Avianca leadership after shareholder default

United Airlines shakes up Avianca leadership after shareholder default

(Reuters) - United Airlines said on Friday it had started a management overhaul at Colombia’s Avianca Holdings, removing top shareholder German Efromovich from controlling the cash-strapped airline. The move follows a default by Efromovich’s holding company BRW Aviation on a $456 million loan United had made as part of a proposed three-way partnership

T-Mobile may still get DOJ approval for Sprint merger, report     - CNET

T-Mobile may still get DOJ approval for Sprint merger, report - CNET

T-Mobile and Sprint's merger may still win DOJ approval. Richard Levine/Getty Images The busy week surrounding the T-Mobile-Sprint merger took another twist Friday. After getting a thumbs-up from the FCC earlier this week , followed by a report that the Department of Justice staff were still against the merger , a new report suggests that the DOJ may

Deutsche Bank plans cuts in U.S. equities, prime unit: sources

Deutsche Bank plans cuts in U.S. equities, prime unit: sources

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank is planning cuts at its U.S. equities business, including prime brokerage and equity derivatives, to win over shareholders unhappy about its performance, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Chief Executive Officer Christian Sewing told shareholders at the bank’s annual meeting on Thursday it was prepared

Celebrate Aladdin with some Disney offers and see if your paper is worth £50k

Celebrate Aladdin with some Disney offers and see if your paper is worth £50k

I CAN make all your wishes for those magical bargains come true . . . To celebrate the release of the reimagined live-action Aladdin film , I went in search of the best Disney deals — perfect to treat little princes and princesses  or if you want to live like a king or queen. Take advantage of some great offers and celebrate the release of the live-action

Technology

Amazon ‘making creepy mind-reading watch that detects emotions though your VOICE’

Amazon ‘making creepy mind-reading watch that detects emotions though your VOICE’

AMAZON is crafting a creepy mind-reading watch that detects your emotional state – just through the sound of your voice. The tech giant will reportedly tout its gadget – which is said to be in testing – as a “health and wellness” aide. US Patent Office A patent diagram shows software detecting a users’ mood – and is able to tell that she is sick[/caption]

Oculus Quest Delivers Quality Wireless VR Gaming, But At a High Price

Oculus Quest Delivers Quality Wireless VR Gaming, But At a High Price

Using virtual reality can be uncomfortable. VR headsets are typically bulky, fit poorly, and have too many wires. Facebook set out to solve this problem with its new Oculus Quest, which went on sale this week. Its wireless design sets it apart from most headsets, and the adjustable straps help make it fit more snuggly. To put Quest through its paces,

Beer brewed from 5,000-year-old yeast 'isn't bad'     - CNET

Beer brewed from 5,000-year-old yeast 'isn't bad' - CNET

Enlarge Image This ancient beer vessel still harbors yeast. Yaniv Berman/Israel Antiquities Authority Ancient history and modern craft brews have collided in a resurrection story more delicious than any monster-mummy tale. Microbiologists with Israel's Hebrew University of Jerusalem led a very drinkable research study that involved resurrecting 5,000-year-old

Science

Mysterious Midwest Tornadoes, Airbnb's NYC Truce, and More News

Mysterious Midwest Tornadoes, Airbnb's NYC Truce, and More News

Tornadoes are tearing up the Midwest, Airbnb calls truce, and we've got some books for your long weekend. Here's the news you need to know , in two minutes or less. Today's Headlines Tornadoes are tearing up the midwest. So why are they so hard to predict? Over 200 tornadoes have hit the Midwest in the past week alone, wreaking havoc on the towns they

Apollo 11 brooch worn by Neil Armstrong's wife surfaces, up for sale

Apollo 11 brooch worn by Neil Armstrong's wife surfaces, up for sale

close Video Astronaut recounts watching moon landing with Buzz Aldrin’s family Apollo 9 astronaut Russell Schweickart describes watching the Apollo 11 moon landing with Buzz Aldrin's family. A commemorative gold brooch that belonged to the wife of Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong is up for sale. Made by jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels, the 18-carat gold

Climate Change Is Bringing Epic Flooding to the Midwest

Climate Change Is Bringing Epic Flooding to the Midwest

Fierce storms lashed across the central US this week, unleashing hundreds of powerful tornadoes that carved a path of destruction through parts of Missouri and Oklahoma Wednesday night and left at least three dead . While the worst of the violent winds have passed, the region is now bracing for massive flooding, following record amounts of rain brought

Scientists create sound so loud it instantly boils water and bursts your heart and lungs

Scientists create sound so loud it instantly boils water and bursts your heart and lungs

SCIENTISTS have created the loudest possible underwater sound – and it’s so noisy it could burst your organs. Created by firing powerful lasers into water jets, the ear-splitting racket was twice as loud as a Motörhead concert. It was so powerful that it can boil water, and if played through earphones would rupture your eardrums, heart and lungs. The

Autos

We reveal the top 10 worst cars — from a ’30mph electric coffin’ to Soviet relic and ghastly chunk of retro automotive

We reveal the top 10 worst cars — from a ’30mph electric coffin’ to Soviet relic and ghastly chunk of retro automotive

AN electric car that let in rain and was branded a potential death trap has topped a poll of the ten worst motors ever. Indian-built Reva G-Wiz was so feeble kids of 16 could drive it after a motorbike test. Peter Tarry Indian-built Reva G-Wiz was so feeble kids of 16 could drive it after a motorbike test[/caption] Auto Express  said it had “crooked

GM gets flak for lobbying NHTSA to waive standards for faster AV deployment     - Roadshow

GM gets flak for lobbying NHTSA to waive standards for faster AV deployment - Roadshow

General Motors wants a fleet of autonomous vehicles on the road for use as a ride sharing fleet. Problem is, the AVs GM has in mind lack some very much legally required components like a steering wheel or dashboard warning lights. General Motors first requested a two-year waiver on features like these from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Fun

Twitter ousts anti-Trump Krassenstein brothers for 'fake accounts'     - CNET

Twitter ousts anti-Trump Krassenstein brothers for 'fake accounts' - CNET

Anti-Trump brothers Brian and Ed Krassenstein have been kicked off Twitter. Vice/YouTube/Screenshot by CNET Anti-Trump brothers Ed and Brian Krassenstein were permanently banned from Twitter for operating multiple fake accounts and purchasing bots with those accounts. The Daily Beast first reported the news late Thursday. "The Twitter Rules apply to

The Bitter Sweet Symphony saga: how the Rolling Stones made millions by doing nothing

The Bitter Sweet Symphony saga: how the Rolling Stones made millions by doing nothing

O ne of the longest running royalty disputes in rock music has finally been resolved . Back in 1997, The Verve were forced to forfeit the rights to their song, Bitter Sweet Symphony, because it featured a four second sample from the orchestral version of The Rolling Stones ’ number, The Last Time. The sample was a short, memorable string sequence,

Rocky star Stallone says he never expected to make it in movies

Rocky star Stallone says he never expected to make it in movies

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Action movie superstar Sylvester Stallone told cinemagoers in Cannes on Friday that he never expected to make it in the film industry due to an accident at birth that caused him to slur his words - now one of his more celebrated trademarks. The U.S. actor, 72, rocketed to fame in 1976 with his Oscar-winning boxing movie “Rocky”

Celebrity

Is Watson dating Keys’ brother?

Is Watson dating Keys’ brother?

Emma Watson was spotted out in Manhattan with a new mystery man. Picture: AFP Photo Source:AFP The Daily Mail reports that Watson was seen enjoying the company of Cole Cook after a night out at trendy Manhattan eatery The Spotted Pig. The restaurant is located in New York’s hip and LGBTQ-friendly West Village, which is also home to a number of celebrities

Halsey pays speeding ticket for fan who was 'bangin' to her new song

Halsey pays speeding ticket for fan who was 'bangin' to her new song

close Video Halsey admits to almost resorting to sex work before becoming a pop star Halsey admits to almost resorting to sex work before becoming a pop star at a homelessness gala in Los Angeles. Getting a speeding ticket is usually a nightmare, but it turned out to be a dream for one Halsey fan. Twitter user @_fran_cesca posted on Tuesday that she

Rihanna moved to London and British people are basically screaming right now

Rihanna moved to London and British people are basically screaming right now

The United Kingdom has a new queen, friends. That queen is called Rihanna. In an interview with The New York Times , RihRih casually mentioned the fact that moved to London earlier this year. Sorry, what?! In the interview, published on Monday, Rihanna talked about some of the things that she's "come to appreciate" since moving to London. "Walking

Art & Design

Dollar stalls near one-month high after Fed minutes

Dollar stalls near one-month high after Fed minutes

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar held near a one-month high on Wednesday after minutes from the May Federal Open Market Committee meeting showed officials agreed that their current patient approach to setting monetary policy could remain in place “for some time.” Policymakers saw little need to change rates in either direction. A rate hike in 2019

Leonardo da Vinci drawings go on display at Buckingham Palace

Leonardo da Vinci drawings go on display at Buckingham Palace

LONDON (Reuters) - Leonardo da Vinci’s thumbprint and preparatory sketches for some of his most famous works are going on display to the public at Buckingham Palace, in what is being billed as the biggest exhibition of the artist’s work in more than 65 years. Marking 500 years since his death, “Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing”, which opens at

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction

It was one of the great love stories of the “flower power” era of the 1960s. And when Leonard Cohen met Marianne Ihlen it led to the flowering of the talent of one of the greatest songwriters of the 20th century. Cohen was a struggling poet when they first came together on the Greek island of Hydra in 1960. And Ihlen became his greatest muse, inspiring

Music

How Moby became sex-mad, downing drink and drugs during days-long orgies and sleeping with strippers and obsessed fans

How Moby became sex-mad, downing drink and drugs during days-long orgies and sleeping with strippers and obsessed fans

TINFOIL covers the windows of a downtown apartment in New York – it’s 5am and a weekend-long orgy fuelled by alcohol and drugs is only just coming to an end. This is the hideaway of multi-million pound singer songwriter, Moby, who had sex with any woman that said yes and got by on a diet of champagne, vodka and ecstasy. Moby details his years of bedding

TV & Movies

Love Island line up British Airways hostess Amy Hart, 26, whose grandparents paid for her boob job for new cast

Love Island line up British Airways hostess Amy Hart, 26, whose grandparents paid for her boob job for new cast

BRITISH Airways stewardess Amy Hart has been lined up by Love Island bosses to star in this summer’s show. The beauty pageant star, 26, from Worthing, Sussex, says she never worries about wearing bikinis after being bought a boob job – by her grandparents. British Airways stewardess has been lined by Love Island bosses to star in this summer’s show

Jake Quickenden leaves fans speechless as he strips to a THONG for topless pic

Jake Quickenden leaves fans speechless as he strips to a THONG for topless pic

JAKE Quickenden left fans speechless as he stripped to a thong for a sexy topless photo. The 30-year-old X Factor star shared the snap earlier this evening as he prepared to go on stage for his role in Hair: The Musical. Jake posed in just a thong for his latest Instagram post In the photo, Jake is near-nude and beaming as he shows off the various

Inside Rochelle Humes’ daughter Alaia’s sixth birthday sleepover with personalised pyjamas, tipis and mini-spa

Inside Rochelle Humes’ daughter Alaia’s sixth birthday sleepover with personalised pyjamas, tipis and mini-spa

ROCHELLE Humes has pulled out all of the stops for her daughter Alaia’s sixth birthday party, organising a sweet sleepover complete with personalised pyjamas and a mini-spa for her daughter and her cousins. The 30-year-old star shared an insight into the evening on her Instagram Story, admitting that she had been “blown away” by the party planner’s

EastEnders star Patsy Palmer rowed with producers and insisted the show was better in the 90s before she signed up to play Bianca Jackson again

EastEnders star Patsy Palmer rowed with producers and insisted the show was better in the 90s before she signed up to play Bianca Jackson again

PATSY Palmer has confessed that she rowed with producers and insisted that EastEnders was better in the ’90s before she signed up to play Bianca Jackson again. The Sun Online exclusively revealed last night that the 46-year-old actress is returning to Albert Square for her third stint in 25 years this Autumn. Patsy admitted that she used to ‘row’ with

Fashion

How have fashionistas ended up wearing a load of old curtains?

How have fashionistas ended up wearing a load of old curtains?

Am I having a funny turn or are people saying a fashion statement was made at a minor royal’s wedding? Shelley, by email Put down the Zoloft, Shelley, you are indeed correct: a fashion moment happened last weekend at a Windsor’s wedding, exactly the kind of event where, usually, fashion goes to die. A bit of context here first: let’s push to the side

Travel

You could get a free all-inclusive holiday to Spain for your entire family – as long as you don’t mind being filmed for a new TV series

You could get a free all-inclusive holiday to Spain for your entire family – as long as you don’t mind being filmed for a new TV series

A TV channel is looking to send Brits on a free all-inclusive trip to Spain this summer for a ten-day holiday in the sun. The only catch? You’ll need to be filmed for a new TV show. You could get a free holiday to Benidorm this summer Getty - Contributor Channel 5 are asking for holiday-seekers to sign up for a currently unnamed TV series about all-inclusive

Find good accommodation and great food at Courtyard By Marriott Oxford South

Find good accommodation and great food at Courtyard By Marriott Oxford South

THIS new 4* hotel might not be in the heart of Oxford but it is ideal for a good-value and easily accessible short stay and  handy for  nearby Abingdon, Didcot Garden Town and Bicester Village. ROOMS ANY GOOD? The modern rooms are all sparkling clean and  feature comfortable  Hypnos beds, as well as Nespresso machines, 55in  TVs  and rainfall showers

Family escorted off Thomas Cook flight by police after claims ‘parents abused children on holiday in Turkey’

Family escorted off Thomas Cook flight by police after claims ‘parents abused children on holiday in Turkey’

COPS escorted a family through Manchester Airport after their holiday was cut short when fellow travellers claimed their children had been abused. The two-week trip to Turkey ended when the group were forced to fly home early over the allegations, and the parents and three kids were returned to the UK on Sunday by Thomas Cook. Getty - Contributor A

Health

Measles outbreaks in Europe spark calls for children to be vaccinated

Measles outbreaks in Europe spark calls for children to be vaccinated

P arents are being urged to get their children vaccinated for measles, mumps and rubella following outbreaks of measles across Europe. The appeal comes on the same day new figures revealed there had been 231 confirmed cases of measles and 795 mumps cases in the first three months of 2019. The Public Health England (PHE) data showed that while measles

Doctors are the most likely workers to drink due to peer pressure, poll reveals

Doctors are the most likely workers to drink due to peer pressure, poll reveals

DOCTORS are the most likely workers to drink because of pressure to do so from colleagues. Nearly nine in ten complain of an embedded workplace boozing culture. 86 per cent of doctors said they felt ‘pressure to drink’ because of an embedded ‘workplace drinking culture’ Getty - Contributor It puts them top of a poll’s table, ahead of railway workers

Mexico budget cuts hit patient care and delay kids' surgeries, doctors warn

Mexico budget cuts hit patient care and delay kids' surgeries, doctors warn

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s hospitals are reeling under steep budget cuts by the country’s new government, with surgery delays for children, reductions in testing and staffing shortages, hospital directors said on Friday, fanning anger over President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s austerity measures. In its first budget in December, the government

Food

NRL

Tragic Round for g.i.

Tragic Round for g.i.

Ben English, Editor • IT was Magic Round for the NRL but also the stage for the disappearing act of league ­legend Greg Inglis , which now has sent shockwaves through the embattled code. The Saturday Telegraph can reveal league superstar Inglis went missing for three days — when he was believed to have been drinking heavily — during this month’s special

Fire sale: NRL stars shopped around

Fire sale: NRL stars shopped around

The club is reportedly facing a massive salary cap crunch, and are increasingly desperate to offload multiple stars to free up cap space over the long term. Live stream the 2019 NRL Telstra Premiership on KAYO SPORTS. Every game of every round live & anytime on your TV or favourite device. Get your 14 day free trial > Panthers edge past Parramatta

'I'm so obsessed': Adam Hills on fitting his TV career around rugby league

'I'm so obsessed': Adam Hills on fitting his TV career around rugby league

I f you happen to see a bearded bloke wearing South Sydney Rabbitohs gear in the Crouch End area of north London, it’s almost certainly comedian Adam Hills. The Last Leg presenter is a huge rugby league fan and has recently become the public face of the physical disability version of the sport, which explains why he is playing at Anfield this weekend

Racing

Jockey William Buick no closer to a return to the saddle following mystery ‘illness’

Jockey William Buick no closer to a return to the saddle following mystery ‘illness’

MYSTERY surrounds the continued absence of Godolphin’s  Derby-winning jockey William Buick. The 30-year-old has been off for two weeks through ‘illness’ and has yet to reveal when he will return. Buick has not ridden since May 11 – and nobody is sure when he will return Getty Images - Getty After riding a winner at Ascot on May 11, Buick gave up his

Magna Grecia can silence doubters with Irish Guineas win

Magna Grecia can silence doubters with Irish Guineas win

T he Curragh’s new €80 million (£70.5million) grandstand is officially opened today, but whatever the reception accorded the facility it is likely to be overshadowed by the action on the course, in what appears to be a vintage Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas. In many ways the Qipco 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket, won by Aidan O’Brien’s Magna Grecia , asked

AFL

‘Majak isn’t even in either team’: AFL commentator’s on-air blunder

‘Majak isn’t even in either team’: AFL commentator’s on-air blunder

In the opening term of the game, Sydney defender Aliir Aliir gave away a free kick against Collingwood forward Daniel Wells. But when calling the play, Taylor mixed up Sydney defender Aliir with North Melbourne defender Majak Daw. BT's commentary blunder 0:31 AFL: He's known for his interesting pronunciations in the commentary box, but Channel 7 commentator

AFL superstar set for blockbuster return

AFL superstar set for blockbuster return

AFL: Essendon have ruled out star Joe Daniher after he suffered another setback in his recovery from a groin injury. Swans coach John Longmire confirmed the news on Thursday ahead of his sides Friday night showdown against Collingwood at the SCG. Franklin hasn’t played over the past month due to a hamstring issue which originally was said to only have

Coach set to depart in bombshell report

Coach set to depart in bombshell report

Scott has a year to run on his deal but with the Kangaroos struggling this season, after just two wins, noise is growing he won’t see out his contract. On Friday morning, Triple M reported there was a “high likelihood” Scott and the Kangaroos would mutually part ways at season’s end. Live stream the 2019 Toyota AFL Premiership Season on KAYO SPORTS

Football

Guardiola to Juventus: It makes zero sense, but managerial madness is entering new territory

Guardiola to Juventus: It makes zero sense, but managerial madness is entering new territory

It will be the seismic footballing shock of the summer: Pep Guardiola abandoning Premier League champions Manchester City to take over at Italian giants Juventus. A move so huge it will eclipse even the biggest transfers involving star players such as Eden Hazard, Kylian Mbappe or Neymar. At least, that’s according to sections of the Italian press

As Man Utd star Romelu Lukaku celebrates ten years in top-flight football, take a look at his Premier League stats

As Man Utd star Romelu Lukaku celebrates ten years in top-flight football, take a look at his Premier League stats

ROMELU LUKAKU made his top-flight debut ten years ago to the day, as a 16-year-old at Anderlecht. On May 24, 2009 – just 11 days after signing his first professional contract – Lukaku came off the bench in a 1-0 defeat against Standard Liege. A look at Romelu Lukaku in the Premier League since his 2011 debut The Belgian star, now 26, swiftly proved

Rangers star Graham Dorrans ‘knocked unconscious in attack outside Highlander bar in Ibiza’

Rangers star Graham Dorrans ‘knocked unconscious in attack outside Highlander bar in Ibiza’

RANGERS star Graham Dorrans was knocked unconscious in an attack outside an Ibiza bar, according to social media reports. It is alleged the Gers midfielder, 32, was assaulted outside popular Scottish bar The Highlander on Thursday night. Graham Dorrans has been attacked according to social media Willie Vass - The Sun Glasgow It’s claimed Dorrans was

Arsenal icon Sol Campbell reveals Macclesfield have not paid him for two months… but he ‘won’t give up on them’

Arsenal icon Sol Campbell reveals Macclesfield have not paid him for two months… but he ‘won’t give up on them’

SOL CAMPBELL has astonishingly revealed he has not been paid for two months at Macclesfield. But the Arsenal legend claims he is not going to give up on the Silkmen after he led the League Two side to a miraculous survival last season. Sol Campbell has revealed he has not been paid for two months at Macclesfield PA:Empics Sport Campbell , 44, had struggled

Rugby

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

‘Outstanding’ Lealiifano stakes World Cup claim

Super Rugby: The Bulls were no match for a rampant Brumbies outfit, going down by 11 points in their round 15 clash in Canberra. The 31-year-old has been in sensational form this Super Rugby season and has helped guide the Brumbies to the top of the Australian conference. Lealiifano played 19 Tests before he was diagnosed with cancer in 2017 and last

Salford coach Ian Watson may copy Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp’s touchline charge

Salford coach Ian Watson may copy Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp’s touchline charge

IAN Watson admits he may take a leaf out of Jurgen Klopp’s book by haring down the Anfield touchline – even though he is a big Manchester United fan. The Salford boss has taken to standing at pitch level during matches so he can feel more of them while many of his contemporaries sit up in the stands. Salford boss Ian Watson may take a leaf out of Jurgen

Cricket

Aston Villa vs Derby County, Championship play-off final 2019: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?

Aston Villa vs Derby County, Championship play-off final 2019: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?

What is it? T he Championship play-off final between Aston Villa and Derby County. The prize? A place in the Premier League for the 2019/20 season, estimated to be worth around £170million. Aston Villa beat West Bromwich Albion on penalties to get here, while Derby orchestrated a stunning comeback, beating Leeds 4-2 at Elland Road to overcome a 1-0

Arbitrator upholds Voynov suspension but says he served half

Arbitrator upholds Voynov suspension but says he served half

FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov, of Russia, skates during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File) An arbitrator upheld Slava Voynov's one-season NHL suspension Thursday but is giving him credit for serving half of it in 2018-19

Soccer: Holders U.S. shrug off weight of World Cup expectations

Soccer: Holders U.S. shrug off weight of World Cup expectations

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Few of the 24 women’s World Cup teams arriving in France for next month’s tournament will bear the weight of expectation quite like reigning champions the United States. The three-times winners will be aiming not only to retain the trophy they won in 2015 but also build on their legacy as soccer’s dominant women’s team and further

High school baseball: City playoff results and updated pairings

High school baseball: City playoff results and updated pairings

BASEBALL CITY OPEN DIVISION Championship, Saturday, 1 p.m. at Dodger Stadium. #8 Birmingham vs. #3 Palisades DIVISION I Championship, Saturday, 10 a.m. at Dodger Stadium. #2 Los Angeles Marshall vs. #1 Narbonne DIVISION II Semifinals, Wednesday, 3 p.m. #4 South East at #1 South Gate #3 Valley Arts/Sciences at #2 Torres Note: Championship, June 1, 7

Tennis

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw

Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament’s eighth seed after being lumped in a stacked top quarter of the draw. The Queenslander will play American Jessica Pegula in the first round but faces the prospect of a round of 16 date with Serena Williams, with top seed Naomi Osaka a likely quarter-final opponent

Brit star Katie Boulter OUT of French Open with back injury before it starts… but will still bag £20,000 prize money

Brit star Katie Boulter OUT of French Open with back injury before it starts… but will still bag £20,000 prize money

KATIE BOULTER picked up a £20,300 cheque despite withdrawing from the French Open with a back injury. The British No.3 was scheduled to meet Croatian No.23 seed Donna Vekic in the first round but will now be replaced by a lucky loser. Katie Boulter has withdrawn from the French Open through injury Rex Features The Brit star has not played since damaging

Fateful twist after savage Kyrgios insults

Fateful twist after savage Kyrgios insults

Tennis: Second seed Nadal is chasing a 12th title in Paris while 2009 champion Federer, seeded three, is playing in the tournament for the first time since 2015. Nadal starts against qualifiers in the first two rounds while 37-year-old Federer, bidding to become the oldest grand slam title winner of all time, faces Italy’s Lorenzo Sonego, ranked at

Mix

Federer admits he's stepping into the unknown in Paris

Federer admits he's stepping into the unknown in Paris

PARIS (Reuters) - Having won 20 grand slam titles during a glittering career, one might think that Roger Federer has seen it all. Yet the 37-year-old Swiss admits he is stepping into the unknown as he returns to the French Open after a three-year hiatus. The former world number one won his only Roland Garros title back in 2009, and he wanted to give

WATCH: Huge Ovechkin body check sends US rival sprawling into Russian team bench

WATCH: Huge Ovechkin body check sends US rival sprawling into Russian team bench

Russian NHL superstar Alexander Ovechkin again proved one of the toughest forwards in the game as he body checked US rival Brady Skjei during the teams' world championship clash, sending him flying onto the bench. In the third period of the quarterfinal game between Russia and USA, Skjei was skating next to the Russian bench with the puck when the

Renault say fundamental engine problem has been fixed

Renault say fundamental engine problem has been fixed

MONACO (Reuters) - Daniel Ricciardo and Nico Hulkenberg can expect to be back on full power from Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix after Renault fixed a fundamental engine problem that has slowed them in recent races. Team principal Cyril Abiteboul told reporters the engine was now back at the level seen at the start of the season and Renault hoped to be

Logan Paul slaps man UNCONSCIOUS after withdrawing from slap contest in Russia

Logan Paul slaps man UNCONSCIOUS after withdrawing from slap contest in Russia

LOGAN PAUL shared a video of himself knocking a man unconscious after he withdrew from a slap competition. The YouTube boxing ace was expected to take on champion Vasiliy ‘Dumpling’ Kamotskiy in Russia on May 25. Logan Paul sent the man crashing to the ground with one slap Spectators stepped in to help the man after the brutal slap But the American

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Even Boeing couldn’t beat three-time Formula One king Niki Lauda

Even Boeing couldn’t beat three-time Formula One king Niki Lauda

THIS week you will have read about the gritty and almost superhuman determination of three- time Formula One World ­Champion Niki Lauda, who has died aged 70. But to get a real insight into the workings of his mind, ­for- get about how he was back in his Ferrari just 40 days after a priest read the last rites . Getty - Contributor Three- time Formula

Pakistan Has to Accept Talks and Terror Can’t Go Together - Ex-Indian Diplomat

Pakistan Has to Accept Talks and Terror Can’t Go Together - Ex-Indian Diplomat

The foreign ministers of India and Pakistan — Sushma Swaraj and Shah Mehmood Qureshi — recently exchanged pleasantries on the side-lines of the SCO summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, but existing strained relations between the two can improve only if Pakistan abandons its support of terror, says India's former High Commissioner to Pakistan G. Parthasarathy