NHL roundup: Shootout goal by Lightning’s Stamkos beats Bruins

Steven Stamkos scored the lone goal in the fourth round of a shootout to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning past the host Boston Bruins 4-3 on Thursday night.

We reveal the greatest player of our 21st century countdown

The Century: This week, The Independent has been counting down the 100 best players of the last twenty years

New Zealand vs Ireland is going to be nothing short of explosive

After speculation whether these two teams would meet in Japan, the stage is now set for what promises to be a thrilling showdown in the capital

Fantasy football scout tips for gameweek 9

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David Cameron calls Boris Johnson a 'greased piglet' but backs his deal

He said: 'The thing about the greased piglet is that he manages to slip through other people's hands where mere mortals fail.'

Taylor Hall leveling Adam Fox was lose-lose for Rangers

It was hard to call it a dirty hit, but it surely hurt. Devils star Taylor Hall absolutely bulldozed Rangers defenseman Adam Fox 6:49 into the second period during New Jersey’s 5-2 win Thursday nig…

Failing in the clutch is dooming Yankees

Even the hint of a rally ignited a sellout crowd in The Bronx. So when DJ LeMahieu singled with one out in the fifth inning, the Yankee Stadium crowd went all Times Square on New Year’s. The Yankee…

Universal Music Group attracting new bidders after $33B valuation

Two months after Universal Music Group rocked the music world with a $33 billion valuation tied to an impending investment, its parent company revealed that other investors may want in “at a simila…

Daily roundup: Singapore Airlines ranks 4th in Skytrax's 2019 list of world's cleanest airline cabin

Stay in the know with a recap of our top stories today. 1. ​Singapore Airlines ranks 4th in Skytrax's 2019 list of world's cleanest airline cabins

New York City lawmakers vote to close Rikers Island jail by 2026

New York lawmakers approved a plan on Thursday to close the infamous Rikers Island prison complex by 2026, The Associated Press report

Jenna Dewan Compares Channing Tatum Split to a ''Tumbling Avalanche''

The actress opens up about her divorce in her new self-help guide.

Key House committee passes Speaker Nancy Pelosi's sweeping drug pricing bill

Republican members on the committee expressed concerns with the legislation, particularly that it would discourage innovation for new medicines in the pharmaceutical industry.