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Former Australia cricketer Symonds killed in car crash

Former Australian test cricketer and two-time World Cup winner Andrew Symonds has died following a car accident in Queensland, Cricket Australia confirmed on Sunday (May 15). Symonds was aged 46. He had played 26...

England appoint Stokes as test captain to succeed Root

England have appointed all-rounder Ben Stokes as their test captain to succeed Joe Root, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Thursday (April 28). "I am delighted that he has accepted, and...

Taylor, Serrano atop the Empire State Building ahead of historic MSG showdown

Ireland's undisputed world lightweight champion Katie Taylor and Puerto Rican Amanda Serrano on Tuesday (April 26) faced off atop the Empire State Building in New York ahead of their April 30 bout. They are...

Root steps down as England Test Captain

Joe Root has stepped down as England's test captain, the country's cricket board said on Friday (April 15), succumbing to pressure from influential figures within the game following a run of poor results capped by dispiriting tours...

World Cup draw reveals U.S. to face England and Iran, as Spain meet Germany

The World Cup draw revealed on Friday (April 1) that United States will face England and Iran in Group B at the World Cup finals while Spain will take on Germany in a clash of former winners...

Meet La’eeb, official mascot for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup

FIFA revealed first-look images of La’eeb, the official mascot for the Qatar 2022 World Cup on Friday (April 1). La’eeb, an Arabic word meaning ‘super-skilled player’, is described as a ‘flying character who is...

Ronaldo urges fans to make life difficult for giant-killers North Macedonia in playoff tie

Cristiano Ronaldo has urged local fans to make their presence felt at Porto's Dragao Stadium on Tuesday (March 29) when Portugal host giant-killers North Macedonia in a playoff tie that will secure the winners a place in...

Holders Chelsea to face Real Madrid in Champions League, Man City v Atletico

The Champions League draw threw up a mouthwatering range of possibilities on Friday (March 18) as troubled holders Chelsea were drawn to play 13-time winners Real Madrid in the quarter-finals. The three Premier League...

Transgender swimmer Lia Thomas wins NCAA national title in 500-yard freestyle

University of Pennsylvania swimmer Lia Thomas became the first transgender NCAA champion in Division I history after winning the women's 500-yard freestyle in Atlanta. Thomas beat Virginia's Emma Weyant by 1.75 seconds with a...

Turkey’s Bayrak says he’s determined to bid for Chelsea

Turkish businessman Muhsin Bayrak said on Wednesday (March 16) his company was preparing to submit a bid by Friday to buy English soccer club Chelsea, but would want the blessing of sanctioned Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich for...

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Mastercard trials paying with your face

You may not have to grab your wallet or phone to pay when you go to a...

Man shot dead in north Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY - Deputies are investigating after a man was shot and killed in north Harris County Monday night.

After NY supermarket massacre, investigators look for missed warning signs

An investigation into the shooting of more than a dozen people in Buffalo, New York, turned on Monday to whether early warning...

Amber Heard testifies Johnny Depp assaulted her on their honeymoon

"Aquaman" actor Amber Heard told jurors on Monday (May 16) that Johnny Depp slammed her against a wall and wrapped a shirt...

Super Blood Moon seen over the U.S.

In parts of the U.S., the moon took on a reddish orange appearance, dubbed a Super Blood Moon on Sunday (May 15)...