Villeneuve Returning to IndyCars for May’s 500

Jacques Villeneuve is ready to make an IndyCar comeback. Schmidt Peterson Motorsports said Wednesday it has hired Villeneuve to race in this year's Indianapolis 500, 19 years after the Canadian driver first drank the milk...

Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid routes to Champions League final

Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid clash in the first ever Champions League final between two sides from the same city in Lisbon on Saturday. Here, AFP Sports looks at how nine-time European champions Real and...

Sandra Bullock Is Top Earning Hollywood Actress of 2014

Sandra Bullock is the highest-paid actress in Hollywood, according to Forbes. The "Speed" star tops the annual list released by the business magazine on Monday, August 4 with estimated earnings of $51 million over...

48-Team Qatar World Cup Only Possible If Doha Agrees: Official

FIFA is carrying out the study into increasing the number of teams by 16 in 2022. Agence France-Presse Any decision by FIFA to increase the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams will only be made in...

Floyd Mayweather sued by ex-girlfriend Josie Harris for $20 million

By Steve Almasy, CNN Story highlights Josie Harris says Floyd Mayweather lied when he says she was on drugs the morning there was incident at his house She says he came into the home, where she and...

How ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is contributing to shift in norms on sexuality

The shift has implications not just for adults, but for children as well. While many agree that 'Fifty Shades of Grey' isn't for kids, its marketing has still reached that age group. By Gloria Goodale,...

Watford 3-2 Wolves: Super sub Gerard Deulofeu brace and last-minute Troy Deeney penalty earn...

Sporting Life · Columnist A remarkable Gerard Deulofeu cameo and a last-minute Troy Deeney penalty saw Watford come from 2-0 down to beat Wolves 3-2 in extra time to make the FA Cup final. Deulofeu inspired...

Eugene, Oregon awarded 2021 Worlds without bidding process

The 2021 World Athletics Championships will be held in Eugene, Oregon, after the sport's governing body bypassed the normal bidding process. The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said it was "a unique strategic opportunity"...

Oscars 2015: “Birdman” wins best picture

Feb 23, 2015 "Birdman" soared away with the top prize at Sunday's Oscars, winning best picture on a night when Hollywood spread its awards around at a show heavy on song-and-dance, occasionally lacking in clothes...

Serena withdraws from Rome event

World number one and defending champion Serena Williams pulled out of the Rome Open women's event because of an elbow injury. The 33-year-old 19-time Grand Slam champion withdrew shortly before she was due to face...

Back Barca to win in style

By: Ben Linfoot We're backing Barcelona to complete their revenge mission in Munich in style in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Bayern Munich v Barcelona (1945 BST) Barcelona look a fantastic bet at 7/4 to beat...

Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant to star in new Netflix comedy ‘Santa Clarita Diet’

Bill Keveney Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant are joining up for a new Netflix comedy series, Santa Clarita Diet. Barrymore and Olyphant will play Sheila and Joel, married realtors in the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita who...

Mick Jagger and ‘Moonlight Mile’

On their North American tour, the Rolling Stones are performing the eclectic ‘Moonlight Mile.’ Mick Jagger recalls a song inspired by being on the road and longing for home By  Marc Myers For the first time...

‘Allo ‘Allo star Sam Kelly dies at 70

British actor Sam Kelly, best known for his roles in Allo Allo and Porridge, has died at the age of 70. The Manchester-born star's agent Lynda Ronan said Kelly died peacefully after a long illness...

Premier League Club-Owning Sheikh Said Near Buying Uruguay Team

by Tariq Panja The billionaire owner of English Premier League’s Manchester City soccer team is close to adding a little-known Uruguayan team to his portfolio of clubs, according to a person familiar with the matter. City Football Group, owned by...

Oscars 2015: Birdman battles Boyhood

By Tim Masters Entertainment correspondent in Los Angeles The campaigning is over. The red carpet is rolled out. And Hollywood is braced for its starriest night of the year. The final countdown to the Oscars is...

‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Catches $140M In Overseas Web; ‘Despicable 3’ Sets China Records – International...

by Nancy Tartaglione Refresh for latest…: Sony’s Spider-Man: Homecoming has come out swinging, setting a new bar for Peter Parker at the international box office. Opening on 23,400 screens in 56 markets this weekend,...

Bayern soar eight points clear

Bayern Munich made it a record-breaking first half of the season with a 1-0 Bundesliga win over Hannover giving them an eight-point advantage to enjoy during the winter break. A Thomas Muller penalty ensured Bayern...

Barry Gibb, 02 Arena, review

The Bee Gees' eternally brilliant music lives on in the last Gibb brother standing Barry Gibb gets a standing ovation simply for walking on stage. Sixty seven and silver maned, back on stage after fourteen...

Martina Navratilova interview: Murray has opened the door for women coaches

The legendary winner of 18 Grand Slam singles titles tells Paul Newman how Amélie Mauresmo is a trailblazer in the age of the ‘super-coaches’ Paul Newman  -  5 May 2015 Her own arrangement with Agnieszka Radwanska...