January 30, 2019

Fed abandons gradual path for US rate rises

The US Federal Reserve says it will now take a "patient" approach to raising interest rates this year, abandoning its guidance on gradual increases.
January 30, 2019

De Kock bludgeons South Africa to series win over Pakistan

Quinton de Kock scored a rapid half-century as South Africa defeated Pakistan by seven wickets at Newlands to claim the five-match one-day series 3-2 on Wednesday.
January 30, 2019

Abidal liver transplant investigation reopened by Spanish court

A Barcelona court ordered the investigation into former Barcelona defender Eric Abidal's 2012 liver transplant to be reopened on Wednesday.
January 30, 2019

Brighton ban three supporters for life after FA Cup game

Brighton and Hove Albion have banned three supporters for life for being involved in "serious disorder" during their goalless FA Cup draw with West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, the Premier League club said.
January 30, 2019

Arsenal sign Denis Suarez on loan from Barcelona

Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez is joining Arsenal on loan to the end of the Premier League season with an option to buy, the Spanish club said on Wednesday.
January 30, 2019

Topshop owners fined after girl fractures skull in store

The retail group that owns Topshop has been fined £450,000 after a girl was badly injured in one of its stores.
January 30, 2019

England drop Jennings, call up Denly for second Windies test

England opener Keaton Jennings has been dropped for the second test against West Indies in Antigua, with Joe Denly set to be drafted into the side to make his test debut at the age of 32.
January 30, 2019

Kvitova pushed hard in first match since Australian Open

Top seed Petra Kvitova shook off her Australian Open hangover to beat Belarusian Victoria Azarenka 6-2 7-6(3) in the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Wednesday, but not before the former world number one gave the Czech a scare.
January 30, 2019

An inflatable pill, some invisible earrings and other odd stories in today’s news

Six odd stories, and not one of them has to do with Brexit
January 30, 2019

Is screen time harming your kids?

It's the old question of nature vs nurture
January 30, 2019

Footage captures high speed police chase as driver throws drugs from car window

Kierell Woollery was caught on dash-cam throwing heroin and cocaine out of the car
January 30, 2019

Brexit backlash will need 400 officers for Scottish police to cope

Officers would be needed for a 'worst case scenario'