Jamie Vardy has become the first Englishman to be nominated for the prestigious Ballon d'Or award since Wayne Rooney in 2012. The Leicester City hitman, who scored 24 times last season as the Foxes secured a historic Premier League triumph against all odds, joins the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Gareth Bale on the 30-man shortlist, which also includes his teammate Riyad Mahrez - the PFA Player of the Year for the 2015/16 season. 'Chat s**t, get nominated!' Twitter reacts to...
Taylor Swift is currently embroiled in a lawsuit against DJ David Mueller after she accused him of groping her bum when they met backstage at a Meet And Greet last year. Taylor was meeting fans ahead of her Colorado show when the alleged assault happened, with Taylor’s videotaped deposition being made public. The deposition was filmed on July 26th and in the footage Taylor recounts the entire ordeal in detail, admitting that she felt “frantic and distressed” following the assault.
Formula One legend Niki Lauda has hit out at F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone over his comments on Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg, calling them "very unfair". The Chief Executive of the Formula One group, Ecclestone, had criticised the German, saying that Rosberg's win would not help the sport. The 86-year-old Ecclestone, widely considered as the primary authority in Formula One racing, recently admitted that he would prefer that Lewis Hamilton won the title and not Rosberg.
A murder investigation is underway after a man was stabbed to death in north London in the early hours of Saturday (22 October) morning. Vincent Harvey, 33, was pronounced dead at the scene following the stabbing in Station Road, Wood Green, close to Tottenham Hotspur's football ground in White Hart Lane. The stabbing took a place outside a "problematic" pub with a long history of violence, fighting and aggressive behaviour.
Serbia has detained a number of people over a suspected plot to sway the outcome of Montenegro's Oct. 16 election, the Serbian prime minister said on Monday, citing "undeniable and material" evidence found by his country's security services.Aleksandar Vucic's remarks were the first detailed Serbian reaction to the arrests on election day in Montenegro of 20 Serbian citizens, including a retired police general, accused of planning attacks on government institutions and officials. The vote, in which veteran Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic's party came out ahead but without a parliamentary majority, was billed as an opportunity for voters to endorse his pro-NATO and pro-EU stance instead of pursuing closer relationships with traditional allies like Serbia and Russia.
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataki make for a picture-perfect couple, and naturally the Thor actor couldn't let it pass when a gossip report surfaced claiming that their marriage is on the rocks. However, Hemsworth responded hilariously to the split rumours with an adorable picture of the couple along with the cheekiest caption.
The mother-of-two was walking past a hedge along Lansdowne Crescent in Worcester like any other normal Sunday afternoon when the reptile appeared out of nowhere and bit her leg. "It was as quick as anything," said Bullock, 57. Bullock managed to hobble home and treat her leg wound.
Justin Bieber stormed off stage at his latest Manchester concert, after asking the fans to stop screaming in the gaps between songs. The Baby star dropped the mic and walked off stage during his Manchester Arena show on Sunday, after asking fans to stop screaming during his show. It's the third time the Canadian singer has mentioned his frustration with his fans' behaviour since the start of his Purpose world tour.
A man has been found guilty of executing an "evil plot" in which he killed his sister-in-law and father-in-law to lure his wife to their funerals, where he then murdered her. Samuel Velasco Gurrola, 41, conspired to kill his wife Ruth Sagredo and her family with the help of his two siblings in the US town of El Paso in Texas. As Ruth Sagredo joined her sister's funeral procession, Gurrola murdered her.
Think you and your significant other are the only vertically mismatched couple out there? Take a look at these celebs whose difference in height almost surpass their difference in life. From Good Housekeeping
Pamela Buttery noticed something peculiar six years ago while practicing golf putting in her 57th-floor apartment at the luxurious Millennium Tower. The ball kept veering to the same corner of her living ...
Formally, yes, the heads of European Union institutions say Britain and its citizens will keep seats at council tables and in Parliament or go on with EU civil service careers in the two to three years left before it quits the 28-nation bloc. In reality, say British lawmakers and officials in Brussels - some of whom were offered trauma counselling by employers after the Brexit referendum four months ago to the day - they are already being sidelined, and expect further isolation. "Why should anyone listen to us?" said a British member of the European Parliament who forecast a December mid-term reshuffle of posts such as committee chairs will see many compatriots lose out.
SEATTLE (AP) — A toddler who died in a house fire was found with his dog and teddy bear next to him and authorities believe the dog tried to protect the boy, a spokesman for Spokane's fire department said Saturday.
Police arrested 21 people after a brothel raid where sex workers were being held against their will. Amongst those taken into custody was a woman who controlled four strip clubs. The network of Spanish brothels, which were disguised as hotels, had assets worth nearly four million euros seized.
The Obama family’s time in the limelight is soon at an end. But Michelle Obama, our all-time favourite FLOTUS, won’t be forgotten just yet - not only as a lawyer, writer, and public speaker, but for her brilliant sense of style. And at her final state dinner on Tuesday night she gave us one last striking look in a sparkling Versace dress. Here’s a quick look back at the gowns she’s worn to state dinners during her time at the White House. Michelle Obama shimmers in Atelier Versace for final White House state dinner 8 Times Barack And Michelle Obama Publicly Declared Their Love For One Another