‘They’ve got to win a comp’: Pressure mounts on Cleary after Panthers’ $10mil move

IVAN Cleary’s mega deal at Penrith alongside halfback son Nathan comes with a “bus load” of pressure to deliver a premiership, according to Panthers legend Mark Geyer. Cleary will get to work immediately on finishing what he claimed was “unfinished business” at the Panthers, after he was signed to return on a five-year deal to […]

Elon Musk tells employees to ‘ignore all distractions’ as the quarter ends and pressure from the SEC mounts, leaked email reveals (TSLA)

Aaron Bernstein / Reuters On Friday Elon Musk emailed Tesla employees and told them to “ignore all distractions” as the third quarter comes to a close. Tesla’s stock started crashing after hours on Thursday when the SEC filed a lawsuit against Musk for making false statements about the company, including his claim that he would […]

Evidence mounts that the Russian government may be using the UK and US as a ‘killing ground’ to eliminate its enemies

AP/BBC Newsnight There is increasing evidence that the Russian government is using the UK and possibly the US as a “killing ground” for the state-sanctioned elimination of its enemies.  The most recent targets are former Russian military intelligence officer turned defector Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia.  “The Russian have been very good at covering […]

Arsenal in TURMOIL: Players turn on each other as pressure mounts on Arsene Wenger

The Gunners fell to a shock 2-1 defeat at the hands of Brighton at the weekend, leaving them 13 points adrift of the top four. Wenger is facing increasing pressure to step down with Arsenal now having lost six of their last eight matches in all competitions. Arsenal fans have grown increasingly frustrated with their […]

Letter From North Korea: What Life Looks Like as Nuclear Crisis Mounts

A tightly controlled government tour of Pyongyang featured plentiful talk from locals about not backing down to the U.S. The city was filled with symbols of the country’s atomic and military ambitions, including rocket-shaped cakes and children playing with toy rocket launchers. WSJ.com: What’s News US

Topless FEMEN activist mounts statue in protest outside Ukraine parliament (VIDEO)

Published time: 5 Sep, 2017 23:00 The so-called “Sextremist” group FEMEN staged another one of its signature bare-chested protests outside the Ukrainian parliament building on Tuesday. The activist, dressed in a “first grader’s” uniform, braved the elements and the consternation of onlookers to stage the topless protest atop a statue outside the Verkhovna Rada building […]

Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith 'CAN'T STAND' Paul Hollywood as tension mounts

According to reports, Great British Bake Off favourite Mary Berry’s replacement, Prue Leith, has allegedly locked horns with show stalwart Paul Hollywood. “The feeling backstage has totally changed with the new line-up,” a source told The Sun. “Prue has told staff she can’t stand Paul.” Whereas the original cast, including presenters Mel Giedroyc and Sure […]

Tripoli death toll mounts as ‘Libya revolution hero’ clashes with UN-backed govt forces

Heavy battles continue to rage in Tripoli as rival factions duel for control of the Libyan capital. The assault on the UN-backed government is led by a Misrata commander whose success in the anti-Gadaffi rebellion was secured by the 2011 NATO intervention. Clashes persisted in Tripoli Saturday between militias loyal the self-proclaimed National Salvation Government […]