The Specials singer Terry Hall, 59, opens up on horrific child abuse

The Specials singer Terry Hall, 59, opens up about horrific child abuse that sent him spiralling towards drugs and depression after he was abducted by paedophile ring aged 12 The Specials singer Terry Hall, 59, was abducted as a child and abused in France The singer, now 59, dropped out of school and became deeply depressed later He told Richard Herring’s […]

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Shilo Sanders, son of Hall of Famer Deion Sanders, commits to play at South Carolina

One of the nation's highest profile remaining uncommitted four-star football prospects made his college decision Tuesday night. In this case, he's not following in his father's footsteps, either. Shilo Sanders, a four-star defensive back and Under Armour All-American from Cedar Hill (Texas) Trinity Christian School, announced his commitment to South Carolina in a video he released on Twitter. The video […]

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Hall of Fame countdown: Barry Bonds will have to keep waiting for Hall of Fame entry

USA TODAY Sports is counting down the top 10 candidates on the 2018 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot in advance of Tuesday's election results. The countdown is based on voting by our power rankings panel, which includes five Hall voters. No. 1: Barry Bonds Bonds is the all-time home-run king, a seven-time MVP and eight-time Gold Glove winner and by far […]

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Baseball Hall of Fame countdown: Time for DH Edgar Martinez to join elite fraternity?

USA TODAY Sports is counting down the top 10 candidates on the 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot in advance of the Jan. 22 election results. The countdown is based on voting by our power rankings panel, which includes five Hall voters. No. 5 (tie): Edgar Martinez Martinez was a consummate hitter during his 18-year career spent with the Seattle […]

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Town hall chiefs say they cannot grit so many pavements due to cuts

Town hall chiefs fear a spike in A&E admissions from elderly people slipping on untreated icy pavements this winter amid £48m budget cuts Town hall chiefs say they cannot grit so many pavements due to £48 million cuts They fear A&E admissions spike from elderly people slipping on icy pavements Council leaders call on Local Government Secretary to intervene to avert crisis The […]

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Baseball’s Hall of Fame opens its doors to DH’s, closers for the future

LAS VEGAS — The door into Cooperstown swung wide open Sunday for designated hitter Harold Baines and closer Lee Smith when they were elected into Baseball's Hall of Fame by Today’s Modern Game Era committee on Sunday. Both players were snubbed by the baseball writers when they were on the ballot. Baines, the first DH to participate in an All-Star Game, […]

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Limping robber storms bingo hall and threatens staff with claw hammer

Robber with a limp storms bingo hall and threatens staff with claw hammer while high on heroin and Spice before escaping with £80 and hiding in a BIN as he and two accomplices are jailed for 11 years Josh Starkey, John Kologaras and Daniel Lee raided Showcase Bingo in Hull Starkey, 23, threatened woman with claw hammer and then fled […]

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Kelly backs rookie import Hall ahead of United test

Mike Kelly is a first-year head coach, but he is no rookie. The new Cairns Taipans mentor has been in the NBL ranks since the mid-1990s, winning championships as both an elite defensive player and an assistant coach before taking the opportunity to take charge of his own side. Mike KellyCredit:AAP Kelly made a positive start, signing three impressive imports […]

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UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar arrested in Las Vegas for DUI

UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar was arrested in Las Vegas on Sunday for driving under the influence. The news first was reported today by TMZ.com, and the Clark County (Nev.) Detention Center's website showed Bonnar earlier Monday in custody for three charges: DUI, unsafe movement of a motor vehicle, and resisting arrest. Bonnar initially was held on $22,000 bond […]

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Packers Hall of Famer Jim Taylor, remembered as NFL’s last great fullback, dies at 83

Jim Taylor was a bruising fullback for the Green Bay Packers who mauled defenders and buoyed the offense for coach Vince Lombardi in the late 1950s and early ‘60s. Taylor died Saturday at age 83, the Packers said. A native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the rugged Taylor is remembered as perhaps the last great fullback in professional football, a player tasked […]

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