September 16, 2019

Canada’s ‘Queen B’ feted by hometown crowd

Newly-minted U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu received a hero's welcome on Sunday, arriving back in her hometown of Mississauga, Canada, for a celebratory rally, as Canadians embraced their very own #SheTheNorth.
September 16, 2019

Climate change could lead to food shortages say MPs

The UK's food supply could be at risk as a result of the impact of climate change on agriculture around the world.
September 16, 2019

Ten-man Hammers hold on for point at Villa

West Ham United, reduced to 10 men for the final 23 minutes, held on for a goalless draw at Aston Villa in the Premier League on Monday.
September 16, 2019

Deadline for smart meters in every home put back to 2024

The deadline for installing smart meters into every home in the UK by 2020 has been put back to 2024.
September 16, 2019

Bid to end high-priced TV in Scottish hospitals – ‘Extortionate’ charges must be curbed

A HEALTH board has moved to scrap “extortionate” charges for watching TV at a major hospital. Patients at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary were charged £5 for two hours of viewing, or £17.50 for three days. Now NHS Lothian is installing free wi-fi to enable p...
September 16, 2019

Man City are the best team in the world, says Klopp

Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp declared Manchester City as the best team in the world even though the Premier League champions have yet to win Europe's premier club competition.
September 16, 2019

Netflix lands Seinfeld after latest streaming bidding war

The streaming service announced that it had won the rights to all 180 episodes of Seinfeld, which will come to Netflix globally in 2021.
September 16, 2019

Minnesota’s Collier takes WNBA’s top rookie prize

Napheesa Collier fended off fierce competition to become the WNBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, with the Minnesota Lynx standout capping a prolific season in which she logged 444 regular season points with an early-career accolade.
September 16, 2019

Coleman and Lyles head U.S. world championship team

Sprint favourites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women's 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S. team for this month's world athletics championships, USA Track and Field announced on Monday.
September 16, 2019

Messi could make Barca return against Dortmund

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi could make his comeback from injury against Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday in the Champions League.
September 16, 2019

Pound slips after Luxembourg PM’s Brexit remarks

The pound has slipped further from last week's gains after remarks by Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel directed at Boris Johnson.
September 16, 2019

Italian pundit dropped after Lukaku banana comment

A veteran Italian pundit has been told he will not be invited back onto one of the country's Sunday night round table programmes after suggesting Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku could only be stopped by giving him bananas to eat.