Ada Hegerberg: First women Ballon d’Or winner asked to TWERK on stage in uneasy scene

Hegerberg has played for Lyon since 2014 and helped the French side to three successive Champions League crowns. The Norway international was named the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year in 2017 and added to her growing list of personal honours tonight. Hegerberg was voted the Women’s Footballer of the Year at the Balon d’Or […]

Chelsea news: Maurizio Sarri asked if it’s a three-horse title race… this is his response

Sarri’s unbeaten Chelsea leapfrogged Liverpool into second after their 3-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Alvaro Morata struck either side of an Andros Townsend equaliser, with Eden Hazard providing the assist for the second on his return to the side. Pedro converted from Marcos Alonso’s cross with 20 minutes left to seal the […]

Council's Olympic committee will be asked to cancel Calgary 2026 bid and plebiscite

A recommendation will be brought forward to Calgary city council's Olympic assessment committee Tuesday to cancel the bid process for the 2026 Winter Olympics as well as the Nov. 13 plebiscite, CBC News has confirmed. The city and federal government were unable to reach a successful conclusion to funding talks on Monday. Coun. Joe Magliocca said if the negotiations […]

Saudi Arabia reportedly asked Twitter employee to spy on dissidents

Saudi Arabia may have done more than use large-scale social media campaigns to stifle political opposition. New York Times sources claim the country was “grooming” a Twitter engineer, Ali Alzabarah, to snoop on the accounts of dissidents and other targets. Western officials reportedly warned Twitter in late 2015 that Alzabarah had not only grown close […]

Sir Michael Caine: ‘I asked for the C-word to be CUT from my new movie King of Thieves’

The 85-year-old star plays Brian Reader in King of Thieves, the latest adaptation of the real-life Hatton Garden jewellery heist. And it’s not surprisingly that in portraying a group of old robbers that there’s going to be a few curse words flying around. However when it came to the C-word, it was too much for […]

Rafael Nadal in TEARS when asked question about knee injury that forced him out of US Open

Nadal was forced to call it a day at two sets down against Juan Martin del Potro during the semi-final in the early hours of the morning. The Spaniard has now had to withdraw from two Grand Slams this year due to injury as his knee problems continue to torment his career. He twice needed […]

A 28-year-old woman says celebrity chef Mario Batali forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant when she asked for a selfie

Getty Images / Mark Von Holden Natali Tene, 28, claims Mario Batali forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017.  In a lawsuit against the celebrity chef she claims Batali groped her as she tried to take a selfie with him.  The suit filed Wednesday in Superior Court in Boston seeks unspecified […]

The jury now deliberating Paul Manafort’s bank fraud case asked the judge a clarifying question that might concern the prosecutors

Dana Verkouteren via AP Jury deliberations began Thursday in the Virginia bank and tax fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The jury sent a note to the judge asking for clarification about four topics, including a definition of the term, “reasonable doubt,” the standard to convict in a criminal trial. Legal experts […]