A former Red Devil has criticised the Manchester United midfielder after his poor showing against Liverpool, where the Frenchman conceded a penalty
President-elect Donald Trump's controversial inauguration ceremony was dealt another blow on Saturday as Jennifer Holliday, star of the Broadway production Dreamgirls, became the latest in a string of celebrities to announce she would boycott the ceremony. Having been snubbed by British singers Charlotte Church, Rebecca Fergusson and Elton John, Trump has lined up 2010 America's Got Talent runner-up Jackie Evancho, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir (leading to one member resigning) and the precision dance troupe The Rockettes (over the objections of some members). Performers at outgoing President Barack Obama's inauguration ceremonies included Aretha Franklin, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson and Beyoncé Knowles.
As rumours of a 2017 royal wedding for love-struck Prince Harry and Meghan Markle make the rounds, a new report has claimed that the American actress was finally introduced to Harry's sister-in-law, Kate Middleton. Apparently, it was the first time that Markle met with the Duchess of Cambridge and was also introduced to little Princess Charlotte. "Kate was really looking forward to meeting Meghan and she knew how important it was to Harry," an insider told The Sun about the royal romance.
GLENSIDE, Pa. (AP) — The smiles radiate from photos posted online by friends: Grace Packer sporting an impish grin as a toddler, floating happily in a pool as a young teen, leaning in to talk to a friend at her school lunch table.
You got your wrist slapped in grade school if you didn't adhere to the strict teachings of the English language. These days, even the biggest grammar snobs (yes, you!) risk a slip up in the ol' outbox. Hopefully your crimes are minor (ending a sentence with a preposition) versus major (your vs. you're!). From Good Housekeeping
A Pakistani court has sentenced a woman to death for burning her daughter alive in a case of honour killing. The country's Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Lahore sentenced Praveen Bibi on Monday (16 January). Investigators said that other family members had helped Bibi in the murder.
Unveiling a 12-point plan for Brexit, she will propose a "new and equal partnership" between an "independent, self-governing Global Britain" and its friends and allies in the EU. "The United Kingdom is leaving the European Union. The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, also suggested at the weekend that Britain could cut taxes to create a corporate tax haven if the EU fails to provide it with an agreement on market access after Brexit.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil has an extremely distinctive look, with not many people able to pull off an 'Ozil-look-a-like' very well.
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic launched his bid for a record seventh Australian Open title on Tuesday with an impressive 6-1 7-6(4) 6-2 win over hard-hitting Spaniard Fernando Verdasco. The defending champion defended brilliantly at a floodlit Rod Laver Arena to frustrate the man who knocked Rafa Nadal out in the first round last year. Djokovic was forced to save five match points to beat Verdasco at the recent Qatar Open and was broken twice during a thrilling second set on the Melbourne Park centre court. ...
Rory McIlroy has been happily engaged to fiancée Erica Stoll, a former PGA of America employee, since December 2015. Only two and a half years ago, McIlroy was in a very different place romantically, having issued a public statement in May of 2014 in which he announced the end of his engagement to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki. It was a trying time for McIlroy emotionally, but his golf game flourished.
Pope Francis admitted on Sunday to sometimes having "darkness" cloud his own faith, while warning against "Christian parrots" who pay lip service to the church without acting on its values.
WWE legend Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka has died just a month after it was revealed that doctors had given him only "six months to live". The WWE Hall of Famer was 73 years old.Catch all the latest WWE news here
As Johnny Depp and Amber Heard's much-publicised divorce is finalised, the actress is reportedly planning her life ahead with billionaire businessman Elon Musk. According to reports, Heard is elated that her divorce proceedings are over and now she can go public with the SpaceX CEO. "Amber is over the moon about her divorce but she is even happier about being able to go public with Elon," a source told Mirror shedding light on the aftermath of Heard's divorce.
By Pamela Barbaglia DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Lloyd's of London [SOLYD.UL] will make an announcement on its new European subsidiary by the middle of April at the latest, its Chairman John Nelson said on Tuesday, as it prepares for Britain's exit from the European Union. The world's largest speciality insurance market, which started life in Edward Lloyd's coffee house in 1688, has been one of the most vocal London financial institutions about the need to set up an EU subsidiary as Britain readies to leave the bloc. "We will be ready to make an announcement in relation to our move to Europe in Q1, certainly by Easter," Nelson told Reuters in an interview on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Take a look inside Keira Knightley's former N.Y.C. apartment, located in the trendy downtown neighborhood of TriBeCa, also home to A-listers like Taylor Swift, and Beyonce and Jay Z, just sold for $6 million, less than its most recent listing price of $6.6 million, according to the New York Post. The apartment first hit the market for $8.4 million in 2009 with a different brokerage firm currently handling the sale. Featuring three bedrooms and two-and-a-half-baths, the 3,280-square-foot duplex apartment has not one, but two floors (a luxury in the New York City apartment market), plus a 900-square-foot balcony looking out onto lower Manhattan. The gorgeous apartment, featuring 23-foot ceilings, also has a home office, large kitchen with updated appliances, and a stunning spiral staircase, giving the home a loft-like feel with the top of the staircase overlooking the living room on the floor below. VIDEO: Inside Keira Knightley's Former N.Y.C. Apartment Listed by KWNYC TRIBECA, the sprawling apartment also features floor-to-ceiling single-pane windows and oversize glass doors for maximum natural light, plus a seating area in the living room with exposed wood beams next to the kitchen. RELATED: Someone Just Bought Leonardo DiCaprio's N.Y.C. Apartment for a Bargain Scroll down below to take a full look at Knightley's former apartment, and get inspired to revamp your own home with bold colors, sleek accents, and a touch of modern flair.