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Novak Djokovic stunned by Dominic Thiem and faces shootout with Roger Federer

Novak Djokovic stunned by Dominic Thiem and faces shootout with Roger Federer

Dominic Thiem stunned Novak Djokovic on Tuesday night, with the Serb facing a shootout with Roger Federer for a spot in the semi-finals of the ATP Finals. The hard-hitting Austrian was at his roaring best as he consistently thumped his way through the...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Kenyan airport worker who fell from plane was ‘curious’ about UK life

Kenyan airport worker who fell from plane was ‘curious’ about UK life

A stowaway who fell 4,000ft from a plane into a London garden has been named as a Kenyan airport worker ‘curious’ about Britain. Paul Manyasi, 29, worked for cleaning company Colent at Jomo Kenyatta International, in Nairobi, and had been reported...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Judd Trump ‘not playing well and lacking confidence’ at Northern Ireland Open despite century hat-trick

Judd Trump ‘not playing well and lacking confidence’ at Northern Ireland Open despite century hat-trick

Judd Trump may have made three centuries in his first round win over James Cahill at the Northern Ireland Open, but the world champion insists he is off his game and lacking confidence. The world number one raced into a 3-0 lead over Cahill on Tuesday...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Andy Murray reveals new baby boy’s name as he continues family tradition

Andy Murray reveals new baby boy’s name as he continues family tradition

It’s been a hectic month for Andy Murray. Less than nine months after undergoing a ‘life-changing’ hip resurfacing operation, Murray won the first singles title of his injury comeback before jetting home to welcome his first son to the planet. There...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Michael van Gerwen dismisses Peter Wright’s record average as it was away from the TV cameras

Michael van Gerwen dismisses Peter Wright’s record average as it was away from the TV cameras

Michael van Gerwen is nonplussed that Peter Wright set a new record for highest broadcast average earlier this season, pipping his previous benchmark. Snakebite recorded an average of 123.5 at Players Championship 29 in October in an event streamed...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Chris Smalling has mixed feelings over his Man Utd future as he ‘feels very settled’ in Italy

Chris Smalling has mixed feelings over his Man Utd future as he ‘feels very settled’ in Italy

Chris Smalling admits that he misses life at Manchester United, but is also loving his time in Italy where he is feeling very settled already. The England international is on a season-long loan with Roma in Serie A and has made an impressive start to...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
City worker fined £1,500 for screaming at commuter eating boiled eggs on train

City worker fined £1,500 for screaming at commuter eating boiled eggs on train

A woman has been fined £1,500 after she screamed at a fellow commuter for eating boiled eggs on a rush-hour train. Samantha Mead, 50, was accused of putting on a ‘bad face’ when Erika Stoter opened the Tupperware box of eggs during a 6am train journey...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Siblings of boys killed by parents ‘afraid of being murderers like mum and dad’

Siblings of boys killed by parents ‘afraid of being murderers like mum and dad’

One of the surviving children of incestuous parents Sarah Barrass and Brandon Machin fears they will also become a murderer ‘because that’s what mum and Brandon did’. The two remaining older children – who the couple plied with prescription drugs in...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Mother ‘left 3 children in house with front door open to spend the night with “friend”‘

Mother ‘left 3 children in house with front door open to spend the night with “friend”‘

A mother was arrested after allegedly leaving her three children home alone with the front door wide open to spend the night with a friend, police said. Courtney Tracy, 22, was charged with three counts of child neglect after police found her children...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Ronnie O’Sullivan admits form struggles after Northern Ireland Open win over Oliver Lines: ‘I’d much rather just hammer people’

Ronnie O’Sullivan admits form struggles after Northern Ireland Open win over Oliver Lines: ‘I’d much rather...

Ronnie O’Sullivan picked up a 4-2 win over Oliver Lines in the first round of the Northern Ireland Open on Tuesday night, but admits that victories are something of a battle at the moment. The Rocket was not at his best in Belfast, but did enough to...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Husband charged with wife’s murder 37 years after she was found with ax embedded in her skull

Husband charged with wife’s murder 37 years after she was found with ax embedded in her skull

A husband has been charged with murdering his wife 37 years after she was found dead with an ax embedded in her skull, police said. James Krauseneck, 67, was arrested last week and is now accused of murdering his 29-year-old wife Cathleen in the...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Chelsea fines list shows just how strict Frank Lampard is with his young squad

Chelsea fines list shows just how strict Frank Lampard is with his young squad

A leaked photo of the fines Chelsea first team players face this season shows just how strict Frank Lampard is with his young squad at Stamford Bridge. Premier League players may not be short of money, but there are huge financial penalties for a...

12 November 2019 in Sport
 
Dad ‘snapped his baby’s ribs after squeezing the little boy to try and stop him crying’

Dad ‘snapped his baby’s ribs after squeezing the little boy to try and stop him crying’

A father snapped his two month-old son’s ribs after squeezing the baby in a bid to get him to stop crying, it is claimed. Brendan Peavler, 20, reportedly broke four of the infant’s bones at his home in Duncan, Oklahoma in August, and was charged with...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Someone keeps pooing on the floor at the Financial Conduct Authority headquarters

Someone keeps pooing on the floor at the Financial Conduct Authority headquarters

A ‘minority of colleagues’ at the Financial Conduct Authority have been accused of stealing plants, overflowing bins and pooing on the floor. In a letter written to staff and posted on the watchdog’s intranet, chief operating officer Georgina...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 
Donald Trump says dictators are welcome to visit the United States

Donald Trump says dictators are welcome to visit the United States

President Donald Trump said he has no problem meeting with dictators as long as it’s ‘good for the United States.’ ‘When I meet with the leaders of countries as they come in – kings and queens and prime ministers and presidents and dictators – I meet...

12 November 2019 in Hot News
 


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