Man in court over murder of British backpacker Grace Millane

Ms Millane’s body was found in an area of bush in Auckland’s Waitakere Ranges on Sunday. The man’s appearance at Auckland District Court was brief and he has yet to enter a plea to the charge of murdering the British backpacker between 1 and 2 December. The suspect’s lawyer, Ian Brookie, applied for name suppression, saying it was needed for […]

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The weight is (finally) over as trimmed-down Romelu Lukaku is back among the goals

The Belgium forward bulked up as he helped his country to a third-placed finish in Russia. But back at Carrington and during the early months of the Premier League season, things got heavy for the £75million man. He felt tired after his efforts for his country and realised he was carrying too much ‘muscle’ to be effective for United. Boss […]

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Dave Cusack opens up over severe memory loss after taking numerous blows to the head during career

The former centre-half, who clocked up 512 pro appearances in a 15-year career from 1975 to 1990 can vividly recall details of every match pictured. Remembering what he said or did just 20 minutes ago, though, is another matter. Cusack, 62, has a neurocognitive brain disorder which results in severe short-term memory loss. And while there is as yet no […]

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Mum sues nursery over viral video of her daughter being terrified by Easter bunny costume

Cassandra Bryson's two-year-old daughter Surai was left petrified when an Easter Bunny came into the classroom. But the mum was shocked when she saw the video online, despite having signed a form forbidding staff from taking photos or videos of her child. A staff member at Around the World Learning Centre in Kissimmee, Florida, recorded the clip and shared it […]

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Disgraced cop disciplined over Poppi Worthington investigation has appeared on national TV to find a £250,000 holiday home

Ex-Det Insp Amanda Sadler, 52, wants to move to Majorca — and was on A Place in the Sun to buy a pad for up to £250,000. Ms Sadler, demoted for failures in the Poppi inquiry, and hubby Gary saw five properties — one in the island’s “most exclusive part”. Channel 4 host Ben Hillman also showed them another near […]

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Travellers' fury over Sainsbury's 'discrimination' as staff refuse to appear in video showing them donating to food bank

Patrick Fitzharris and his uncle Jimmy went to the supermarket in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, on Saturday and filled a trolley with £181 worth of goods. They had wanted to film the moment they handed over the products as part of the "Food Bank Challenge", which has been sweeping social media. But employees told the men they didn't want to be on […]

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Victorian response muted over Sydney clash with Derby Day

Rising stars of the Australian turf such as The Autumn Sun and Ringerdingding could be tempted to try their luck in Sydney during next year's spring carnival after Racing NSW launched another salvo in the multi-million-dollar turf wars that have been raging across the Australian racing landscape. The Sydney authorities have unveiled a new 1500-metre race for four-year-olds to be […]

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Six sixes in one over: NSW under-19 cricket captain shatters records

NSW Metro captain Ollie Davies has created history at the national under-19 cricket championships by slamming a record-setting double century against Northern Territory, including a perfect six sixes from one over. After he lost the toss at Adelaide's Glandore Oval on Monday, everything else panned out sensationally for Davies who amassed 207 off just 115 deliveries as NSW motored to […]

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Thanksgiving argument over NFL players kneeling during national anthem leads to family shooting, police say

Jorge Lamadri was arrested for allegedly shooting his son over an argument about NFL players protesting during the national anthem. (City County Bureau of Identification) A North Carolina man was arrested after allegedly shooting his son after a Thanksgiving argument about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. Jorge Luis Valencia Lamadri, 51, of Cary, was charged with a felony […]

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