England World Cup: Geoff Hurst backs England for glory and makes Gareth Southgate claim

England moved into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1990 with a 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday. They face Croatia on Wednesday for a place in the final where they will meet either France or Belgium. And Hurst thinks they can go all the way, and says Southgate is the new […]

‘This bigoted fool should get ZERO votes’: Ted Cruz backs Democrat over Nazi GOP in Illinois

Ted Cruz may have urged voters to choose a Democratic candidate instead of a self-confessed Nazi running for a congressional seat in Illinois, but the internet is giving him very little credit for speaking out. Cruz took to Twitter to condemn Arthur Jones, the Holocaust-denying Republican candidate for the third district of Illinois, ahead of […]

Navy backs ‘omniphobic’ coatings to help ships travel further

Researchers have already explored the idea of using water-repellent ship coatings that let ships travel faster and further. The US Navy, however, is taking things a step further. It’s backing University of Michigan work on an “omniphobic” coating that shrugs off virtually any liquid (it’ll even fend off peanut butter) while lasting for a long […]

US reportedly backs off new North Korea sanctions as talks about a future summit progress

KCNA/via Reuters The US has pushed back additional sanctions against North Korea as the countries continue talking about a summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un. Talks of reviving the planned summit seem back on track, with US officials meeting North Korean counterparts in the DMZ this week. The Treasury Department reportedly prepared a […]

Rebel Tories say they have enough MPs to push Theresa May into staying in single market — if Labour backs it

A group of Conservative MPs say they have enough support to make the UK stay in the single market. One senior Conservative backbencher told The Independent that it will depend on “exactly how any particular amendment is phrased.” A major battle is brewing over Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s lack of support for the single market. Rebel Tory […]

James Bond Moneypenny star Naomie Harris backs Cillian Murphy to replace Daniel Craig

The actress had her first big break co-starring with Murphy in Danny Boyle’s 28 Days Later. And of course, the director is now basically a done deal to helm Bond 25 with Craig. Speaking with JOE.ie, while promoting Rampage, Harris said: “I’ve never heard that idea. “That would be amazing – Danny [Boyle] and Cillian. […]

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp backs Mohamed Salah to take Roma return in his stride

Liverpool have been drawn against Salah’s old club in the Champions League semi-finals. And the 25-year-old will be the centre of attention for the two-legged tie given his sensational form since his £36.9m switch from Roma to Anfield last summer. Klopp, however, is confident the Egypt international will be able to cope with the extra […]

Sheedy backs disappointing Stringer

Video Sheedy backs disappointing Stringer1:25 AFL: Kevin Sheedy has backed Jake Stringer to bounce back. April 4th 2018 2 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/AFL/ AFL ‘Stringer will take time’1:28 April 4th 2018 an hour ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/AFL/ Port look to continue form2:25 April 4th 2018 4 hours ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/AFL/ […]