- Fernando Andres Rapallini, the first non-European official in the Euros, dropped down on one leg ahead of kick off.
Kathy Griffin ‘fears drugs and addiction more than cancer’ as she stops taking prescription painkillers post-surgeryKathy is recovering from surgery (Picture: Leon Bennett/Getty Images)Kathy Griffin says she fears ‘drugs and addiction’ more than cancer, as she recovers from surgery to remove half of her lung.The 60-year-old underwent surgery this week to remove half of her left lung after being diagnosed with lung cancer, despite never smoking.A rep said: ‘Surgery went well and as planned. Kathy is now in recovery now and resting. Doctors say the procedure was normal without any surprises.&r
- Five to six armed Iranian commandos tried to hijack oil tanker Asphalt Princess off the coast of UAE but failed when crew disabled the engines allowing US and Omani warships to catch up, sources say.
Jennifer Aniston shares brilliant response after twinning outfits with Harry Styles on more than one occasionJennifer Aniston and Harry Styles have worn the same Gucci suit (Picture: Getty)Eagle-eyed fans have spotted that Jennifer Aniston and Harry Styles have both rocked the same Gucci suit – and it’s not the first time the pair have worn identical outfits. Jennifer, 52, wore a bold brown and orange square patterned Gucci suit during her new shoot for InStyle magazine’s September issue, reclining in a chair for the stunning shot.Fans soon spotted that the striking outfit was id
- Firefighters have not been able to contain the Monument Fire, burning near Big Bar and Del Loma in California. The blaze grew by 6,000 acres Tuesday night stretching to 15,000 acres Wednesday.
- Carl Lewis slammed the Team USA men’s relay team (Picture: Getty/Metro)Carl Lewis branded Team USA’s relay performance as a ‘clown show’ as they finished sixth in their semi-final.
The men’s 4x100metres relay ended in disaster for the typically-dominant US team, finishing sixth in their heat.
They failed to qualify for the final race, meaning their medal hopes were left in tatters, despite having a strong team.
Their squad boasted two of the individual 100m finalist
- Bukayo Saka was one of the players who received racist abuse (Picture: Getty Images)Nearly a dozen people have been arrested over the online racial abuse of England players following the Euros 2020 defeat against Italy.
Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were victims of abuse after they missed penalties in the shoot-out final at Wembley last month.It led to condemnations by the Prime Minister, England manager Gareth Southgate and the Football Association.
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- Who is taking to the Strictly dance floor this year? (Picture: BBC/Metro.co.uk)It’s nearly time to fire up the ballroom once again, as Strictly Come Dancing returns to screens for its 2021 series.While the 2020 season of the show – which was won by Bill Bailey and Oti Mabuse – might have been shorter than usual in the wake of Covid, this year we’re promised the show will return with a full-length season in all its foxtrotting, tango-ing glory (even if we do have to wait a
- Look who’s back! (Picture: ITV)Qasim Akhtar has reprised his Coronation Street role as Zeedan Nazir is set to return on a long term basis; bringing trouble to the doors of sister Alya (Sair Khan) and gran Yasmeen (Shelley King).
Zeedan was at the centre of a host of major storylines including the affair of his wife Rana with Kate and also the departure of his grandfather Sharif.
He also lost his father Kal in a fire. He was last seen quitting the family business of Speed Daal and starting
- via mirror.co.ukGreen New Deal Rising, the new UK youth movement is made up of 16-35 year olds, who have grown tired of the Government's inaction towards climate change
- The majority of ethnic minority workers have experienced racial harassment at work in the last five years (Picture: Getty/Metro.co.uk)Experiencing or witnessing racism while at work is a horrible thing to have to navigate.Those on the receiving end of racist remarks, actions or microaggressions, often struggle with whether or not they should speak out about it, and if they do – how to do it without jeopardising their own professional position.The pressures of coping with racism in the work
Coronation Street spoilers: 25 new images reveals Todd left to die, Hope horror exposed and sex shockTodd’s car crash horror, Tyrone’s confession and Daisy makes her move in unmissable Corrie scenes next week (Picture: ITV)There are shock revelations and bombshells aplenty for Coronation Street’s finest next week, as Todd Grimshaw (Gareth Pierce) gets knocked down!Shona Platt (Julia Goulding) makes a huge error that could cost her everything, when she tells David (Jack P Shepherd) that she hit something.
David, shocked, accompanies her to check for evidence, but failing to fin
- Australian rugby sevens players have staunchly defended themselves and team-mates over claims they and footballers got drunk and vomited on their return flight home from the Tokyo Olympics.
- Donny van de Beek is back at Man Utd and looks better than ever (Picture: Getty Images)Bruno Fernandes is impressed with Donny van de Beek’s hard work over the summer as the Dutchman hopes a new stronger physique can see him muscle his way into the Manchester United first team.Van de Beek arrived at Old Trafford last summer from Ajax for a fee of £35m, possibly rising to £40m with add-ons and with plenty of fanfare after impressing for the Dutch club and the Netherlands nationa
- Cellphone video captured by a bystander at the Union Square station in Manhattan, at around 1.15pm on Wednesday, captured the moment a quick-thinking commuter jumped down to help.
- Travellers returning from red list countries will pay more than £200 a night (Picture: PA/Rex)The cost of quarantine hotels in England will shoot up by more than £500 later this month.Amid yet more changes to the government’s travel policy during the coronavirus crisis, returning from a ‘red list’ country into one of the facilities will now cost a couple with a young child more than £4,000.Mexico, Georgia and the French overseas territories of La Reunion and M
The Crown season 5: Elizabeth Debicki spotted filming as Princess Diana with young princes for the first timeThe actress has been spotted in character on set in Scotland (Picture: Peter Jolly / Northpix)Production is well underway on The Crown season 5, and now Elizabeth Debicki has been spotted as Princess Diana on the set of the hit series for the first time.The Australian actress looked regal among her surroundings as she stepped out in Scotland to film with two young actors playing Prince Harry and Prince William.The new pictures show the 30-year-old in character as the princess, dressed in a navy
- Dating app Bumble is stepping up to help sexual assault victims (Getty)Dating app Bumble is to start offering users trauma support for sexual assault.The app, which gives women the power to choose who they want to talk to, is partnering with Bloom, an online service run by UK-based Chayn.When a survivor reports sexual assault or relationship abuse to Bumble’s feedback team, they will be provided with a code to access up to six therapy sessions as well as one-to-one chat support.The service
- Chelsea blew a two-goal lead in their pre-season friendly with Tottenham at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday (Picture: Getty)Chelsea fans returned to Stamford Bridge last night and wasted little time in mocking their Tottenham counterparts over the absence of their talisman Harry Kane.
Blues supporters were treated to the sight of the Champions League trophy ahead of kick-off, as captain Cesar Azpilicueta paraded the silverware Thomas Tuchel’s side won back in May following a 1-0 win over Manc
- There are major scenes ahead (Picture: ISO Images)Kat Slater (Jessie Wallace) will be central to some major court scenes just weeks after EastEnders filmed a huge fire and explosion stunt on Albert Square.
Jessie was pictured leaving a location shoot from a court in Kat’s signature make-up, although she had dropped the outfit and instead was much more comfortable in a David Bowie t-shirt and some slippers.
It comes after the cast spent a number of days filming for a huge week in September
- Stepdad John Cole is charged with murder and mum Angharad Williamson is charged with perverting the course of justice (Picture: Athena Picture Agency/Wales News Service)The stepdad of a little boy found dead in a Welsh river at the weekend hasbeen charged with his murder.John Cole, 39, of Sarn, Bridgend, is due in court this morning accused of killing five-year-old Logan Mwangi.
Logan’s mother, 30-year-old Angharad Williamson, and a 13-year-old boy, who cannot be named due to his age, have
- Stepdad John Cole is charged with murder and mum Angharad Williamson is charged with perverting the course of justice (Picture: Athena Picture Agency/Wales News Service)The step-father of a little boy found dead in a Welsh river at the weekend hasbeen charged with his murder.John Cole, 39, of Sarn, Bridgend, is due in court this morning accused of killing five-year-old Logan Mwangi.
Logan’s mother, 30-year-old Angharad Williamson, and a 13-year-old boy, who cannot be named due to his age,
- Long lines of pastry fans were pictured outside the Lune Croissanterie store in South Brisbane as the world-renowned bakery opened its doors in the city for the first time on Thursday morning.
- Charlie will likely not perform at any of the dates (Picture: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images for The Rolling Stones)Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts is unlikely to play the band’s US tour after undergoing a medical procedure.The 80-year-old’s reps confirmed that he had a ‘completely successful’ procedure, but now ‘needs proper rest and recuperation’, adding: ‘With rehearsals starting in a couple of weeks it’s very disappointing to say the least, but
- He faces jail for blowing the cash on foreign trips and cigarsThe former face of a designer shoe firm whose footwear has been worn by the Duchess of Sussex was warned he faces jail after falsely claiming £500,000 in personal expenses.Roy Luwolt, co-founder and director of Malone Souliers, blew the cash on foreign holidays, jewellery, nightclubbing — and even £650 cigars.The fashion brand, set up in 2014, has designed luxury shoes which have been worn by celebrities such as Megh
- A Melbourne man has apologised in court to two drunk women he admitted to raping after sticking an Uber sticker on his car and pretending to be a ride-share driver.
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- via mirror.co.ukPolice have said John Cole and Logan's mum Angharad Williamson, along with a 13-year-old boy, have been remanded in custody and will appear before Cardiff Magistrates’ Court on Thursday.
- Australians are really embracing Chinese cars with MG sales tripling in a year as Great Wall Motors sales quadrupled. Australia has also posted a record trade surplus thanks to China.
- Andrew Cuomo has not been seen in public since the attorney general's report was made public on Tuesday. For the second straight day he was hunkered down in Albany trying to save his career.
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