August 22, 2018

‘ACCEPT REALITY’ Sturgeon warned to drop independence crusade in Scotland deficit row

NICOLA Sturgeon has been challenged to halt her independence crusade after new figures showed the value of the Union.
August 22, 2018

Less is more for survivors on the margins of life

Debra Granik's Leave No Trace is about people pushed to the margins; living without safety nets.
August 22, 2018

Golf – Woods v Mickelson in head-to-head duel over Thanksgiving weekend

Tiger Woods confirmed on Wednesday that he and Phil Mickelson will compete in a head-to-head golf showdown during U.S. Thanksgiving weekend in November.
August 22, 2018

Rangers news: Kyle Lafferty ready to repair ‘broken heart’ on return to Ibrox

RANGERS ace Kyle Lafferty says returning to Ibrox gives him the chance to mend his broken heart and make peace with the fans.
August 22, 2018

Two TV shows and book for ‘ailing’ Billy

SIR Billy Connolly is to star in two new TV documentaries and publish a book later this year.
August 22, 2018

Soccer – Spain players don’t rule out strike over plans for U.S. games

The union of Spanish footballers (AFE) is unanimously opposed to La Liga's plans to play regular season games in the United States and will not rule out going on strike to protest against the proposals, it said on Wednesday.
August 22, 2018

Crime writers so rarely get facts right

SCOTLAND’S world-leading forensic anthropologist has revealed she never reads crime fiction because it so often gets it wrong.
August 22, 2018

Nothing fake in Love Island, say hit show bosses

LOVE Island’s Dani Dyer and Jack Fincham arrived in Scotland yesterday as producers refuted claims of fakery.
August 22, 2018

Celtic news: Dedryck Boyata not physically or mentally ready for Suduva – Brendan Rodgers

CELTIC boss Brendan Rodgers insists Dedryck Boyata is not physically or mentally ready to face Suduva.
August 22, 2018

Soccer – Ajax, AEK on course for Champions League group stage

Former European Cup winners Ajax Amsterdam stayed firmly on course to reach the Champions League group stage after a dazzling first half helped them to a 3-1 home win over Dynamo Kiev in the first leg of their playoff round tie on Wednesday.
August 22, 2018

The Big Bang Theory goes supernova, will end with its 12th season

The hit show's final season will take it to 287 episodes and into the history books as the longest running "multicamera" comedy series.
August 22, 2018

Golf – Koepka seeks major championship mojo at non-majors

Brooks Koepka is trying to bring his major championship mojo to every tournament he enters, he said on Wednesday on the eve of the PGA Tour's FedExCup playoffs.