Category Archives: Sport & Showbiz

Sanchez shines as Chile draw 1-1 with Germany

Chile might feel hard done by sharing the spoils against Germany, having controlled large portions of the game. Alexis Sanchez became his country’s all-time leading scorer and was exceptionally lively in the first half.

Liverpool confirm signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma on five-year deal

Carl Markham

Liverpool have finally kick-started their summer recruitment drive in earnest after completing a deal for Roma winger Mohamed Salah.

Courteney Cox ‘would love’ to have a baby with Irish boyfriend Johnny McDaid

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Courteney Cox is keen to have a baby with boyfriend Johnny McDaid.

Ron Howard Takes Over Han Solo Film


Ron Howard is stepping in to direct the coming stand-alone Han Solo film, two days after Philip Lord and Christopher Miller were ousted from the job. They had spent 4 1/2 months on the as-yet-untitled space western.

German tennis star Boris Becker declared bankrupt

Former tennis world No. 1 Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt at a High Court hearing in London. The German tennis champion had reportedly failed to pay a long-standing debt.

During Wednesday’s hearing, a lawyer representing Boris Becker asked the Bankruptcy Court to give his client “a last chance” to pay back the debt.

Katie Price sings new single I Got U on Loose Women – Ruth Langsford and Coleen Nolan’s faces speak for everyone

Aoife Kelly

Katie Price is making her pop comeback (yes, she made an assault on the charts before) with her new single I Got U.

Mohamed Salah set for Liverpool medical after €39m fee agreed with Roma

Roma winger Mohamed Salah is to undergo a medical at Liverpool on Thursday after the clubs agreed a €39 million fee.

Cristiano Ronaldo to tell Real Madrid he has an offer on the table…and it’s not from Manchester United – report

Kevin Palmer

Cristiano Ronaldo will tell Real Madrid President Florentino Perez that he has been offered a move away from the club this summer when he holds a meeting over his future later this month, according to a report in Spanish newspaper Marca.

Courteney Cox regrets plastic surgery: ‘I was trying so hard to keep up’

Annie Brown

Hollywood is rather famously not kind to women. Especially when they dare to age. This is evident in examples like Susan Sarandon being cast as Melissa McCarthy’s grandmother, despite being just 24 years older than her, or Julia Roberts saying that not getting a face lift in her 40s was a “big risk” to her career, or any of the unkind comments made about Renee Zellweger’s face.

Women’s Sport Week: Meet the ‘kick-ass’ Muslim sporting pioneers

Reshmin Chowdhury is a sports broadcaster, a Muslim and a mother of two. For Women’s Sport Week she looked at projects which engage Asian women, and showcases those who are breaking down barriers and paving the way for the next generation to enjoy playing sport.

Transformers: The Last Knight review – Even die-hard fans must concede enough is enough

Jake Wilson

★★ (M) 149 minutes

To make one Transformers film may be regarded as a misfortune. To make five? Well, at this point the series looks like a multi-car pile-up, with no end to the mayhem in sight.

Portugal wins over Russia 1-0 at 2017 Confederations Cup match in Moscow

After the game, Ronaldo was awarded the trophy of the match’s best player

George Clooney and partners sell tequila brand Casamigos to Diageo for $1.3 billion

 Thomas Buckley and Eric Pfanner

George Clooney may be the face of dozens of films and fancy coffee, but it’s in premium tequila that he just hit the real jackpot.

Bachelor In Paradise resumes shooting, but Keira Maguire backs out after scandal

Rob Moran

Bachelor In Paradise may be forging ahead after a scandal nearly felled the United States’ spinoff series, but Australia’s Keira Maguire says she’ll no longer be a part of the “tacky” show.

UEFA gives Leipzig green light to enter Champions League

UEFA has cleared RB Leipzig to take part in next season’s Champions League. This had been in doubt due to rules preventing two clubs under the same ownership or management from playing in the same competition.

Dwyane Wade informs Bulls he’s picking up option

K.C. JohnsonContact Reporter-Chicago Tribune

When the Bulls and Dwyane Wade met on June 10 for his standard season-ending exit meeting, they didn’t formally ask him whether he’s exercising his $23.8 million player option to return next season out of respect for the process.

Brooke Shields reuniting with Calvin Klein 37 years later

By Stephanie Nolasco  –

Brooke Shields is getting back in her Calvins.

Kim Kardashian responds to blackface accusations

Racist or too much Photoshop?

Hawks trade Dwight Howard to Hornets


New general manager and president of basketball operations Travis Schlenk hardly moved into his new Atlanta office before purging the Hawks’ payroll of the $47 million still owed to underperforming veteran center Dwight Howard.

Muslim model in hijab makes history with first Allure cover

By Michelle Gant –

From beauty pageants to magazine covers, Halima Aden is redefining beauty standards and breaking down industry boundaries.

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