January 4, 2020

Australia batsman Stoinis fined for personal abuse

Batsman Marcus Stoinis has been fined A$7,500 (3,984 pounds) for directing personal abuse at Australia team mate Kane Richardson during a Big Bash League Twenty20 match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday.
January 4, 2020

Getafe’s Cucurella denies racially abusing Real’s Militao

Getafe midfielder Marc Cucurella has denied using racist language towards Real Madrid's Eder Militao during Saturday's 3-0 defeat by Zinedine Zidane's side in La Liga.
January 4, 2020

Wu denies Barca derby win at Espanyol

La Liga leaders Barcelona were held to a 2-2 draw at struggling Espanyol on Saturday as China striker Wu Lei came off the bench to grab a late equaliser in a pulsating city derby.
January 4, 2020

UK fentanyl deaths rocket from eight to 135

It can be 100 times more potent than the painkiller morphine, while carfentanil, a type of fentanyl used to tranquillise elephants, can be 10,000 times more powerful
January 4, 2020

HazMat units seal street amid fears man took deadly toxin

"The fire service entered first with those bio and hazmat suits on and pushed a gurney into the house."
January 4, 2020

Three branches of HMV to close, 10 more at risk

19 branches of Debenhams also closing this month
January 4, 2020

Venezuelan Dudamel named Atletico Mineiro coach

Venezuelan Rafael Dudamel was given a two-year contract to coach Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro on Saturday, two days after he resigned as head of Venezuela's national team.
January 4, 2020

Urgent travel advice for six countries amid escalating tension

Royal Navy ships are being deployed
January 4, 2020

City ease past Vale, United and Wolves stalemate

Holders Manchester City began their assault on the FA Cup with a 4-1 victory over fourth-tier Port Vale but Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers face an unwanted replay after drawing 0-0 at Molineux on Saturday.
January 4, 2020

Quick-fire goals against Levante take Atletico up to third

Atletico Madrid made it three La Liga wins in a row by beating Levante 2-1 at home on Saturday to climb up to third in the standings following an action-packed game in which three goals were scored in the space of five minutes.
January 4, 2020

What song does Unicorn sing in The Masked Singer?

The Masked Singer celebrity panel loved the singing and the performance of Unicorn on the debut episode of the competition - but what is the amazing song they sang?
January 4, 2020

HMV and Debenhams to close high street stores

HMV and Debenhams have become the latest major retailers to announce they are closing stores on UK high streets.