Body snatcher: Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez stops Rocky Fielding to capture WBA super-middleweight title

Mexican pound-for-pound star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez dropped defending champion Rocky Fielding four times in three rounds as he stopped the Brit to become a three-weight world champion at Madison Square Garden. Alvarez, 28, had already captured world titles at light-middleweight and middleweight. And he added the WBA regular super-middleweight title to his extensive belt collection […]

Ex-FBI chief stops challenging US House secret testimony subpoena

Former FBI director James Comey has agreed to testify at a closed-door hearing at US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, according to his lawyer. The session, to be held December 7, will focus on his handling of investigations into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server and the alleged Russian […]

Bros: After The Screaming Stops EXCLUSIVE interview – Tears, tantrums and 2019 plans

They were the biggest band in the world, selling ten million copies of debut album Push, but barely able to enjoy a moment before it was all snatched away. They endured snide mockery at the height of their fame and then smug satisfaction at their fall but never had the chance to tell their personal […]

X Factor 2018: Dermot O’Leary forced to apologise after MAJOR technical fault stops show

X Factor viewers tuned in to see the first live shows of the series kick off earlier this evening.  However, moments into the show, host Dermot O’Leary, 45, was forced to apologise for a technical fault and epic blunder, which both came within seconds of each other.  The voiceover introduced Danny Tetley as Anthony Russel […]

Trump says Google, Amazon, and Facebook may be ‘very antitrust,’ but stops short of calling for a breakup of the firms

Drew Angerer/Getty Images US president Donald Trump said in an interview with Bloomberg that Google, Amazon, and Facebook could be a “very antitrust situation.” It follows Trump’s repeated attacks on Google in recent days over what he perceives as liberal bias in the company’s search engine. He stopped short, however, of saying the tech companies […]

Verizon stops throttling more firefighters, plans unlimited data “with no caps”

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Spencer Platt) Verizon Wireless today said it has temporarily stopped throttling the data of firefighters and other first responders on the West Coast and in Hawaii and will soon introduce a new unlimited plan “with no caps” and with priority access for first responders. “As of yesterday, we removed all […]

‘All punches are not equal’ – CNN’s Cuomo stops short of defending Antifa violence

After Sunday’s poorly attended ‘Unite the Right 2’ white nationalist rally, CNN host Chris Cuomo argued that violence perpetrated by Antifa, while wrong in the eyes of the law, was morally superior to the violence of “hate.” In his closing monologue on Monday night, Cuomo delivered a criticism of all violence from those on both […]

Amazon stops asking viewers to vote on Prime Video pilots

Amazon has been relatively unique among streaming giants in not only requesting pilots, but putting them up for a vote by the viewers. Unfortunately, you’ll have to kiss that democratic process goodbye. The company’s Jennifer Salke has announced that Prime Video pilot voting has been “set aside for now.” Instead, it’ll use both its own […]

Google stops taking political ads in Maryland because it’s not sure that it can comply with a new transparency law (GOOG, GOOGL)

  PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images Maryland’s General Assembly now requires that those buying political advertising identify themselves and how much they spent.  Google executives are unsure that they can comply with the law, according to a report in the Baltimore Sun.  This is just the latest fallout for some of the big online advertisers following […]