Stock market futures fall as Trump speech puts damper on trade deal hopes

US stock index futures fell on Wednesday, a day after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit new record highs, as a lack of clarity on US-China trade relations from President Donald Trump and escalating te…

Michael Jordan destroyed the Cleveland Cavaliers after day-drinking, golfing, ex-NHL star says

Michael Jordan is known as arguably the greatest basketball player of all time and during his career he was also known to be a bit of gambler on the golf course and in casinos.

'Come to Russia. We need an analyst who says what he thinks!' Moscow ice hockey club Dynamo offer fi

Russian hockey club Dynamo Moscow have offered disgraced Canadian announcer Don Cherry a job as an analyst that “can talk whatever he thinks” after he was fired for making "divisive" comments about immigrants on air.

Yu Darvish receives apologies after Houston Astros cheating allegations surface

Yu Darvish lasted just 3 1/3 innings and allowed eight runs in two horrendous starts -- including the winner-take-all Game 7 -- while pitching for the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 2017 World Series, his putrid performance making him an easy scapegoat and target for fan derision.

Mother of all insults: English comedian mocks Messi over bizarre tattoo likeness to his mom (VIDEO)

The Mighty Boosh actor Noel Fielding joked that a tattoo Barcelona star Lionel Messi has on his shoulder blade of his mother Celia bears an uncanny resemblance to that of himself, after it was shown on TV following a recent game.

European shares knocked off four-year highs by Trump speech

European shares fell on Wednesday from four-year highs after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to "substantially" increase tariffs if China failed to agree a trade deal, and he also too...

'It’s a sham': Kaepernick handed chance to end NFL exile with open workout, but fans claim he should

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback-turned-political activist Colin Kaepernick could have a route back to the NFL after it was announced that he will stage a workout and interview for all 32 NFL teams on Saturday.

Paralympics: Australian cycling champion Modra killed in road...

Five-time Paralympic gold medalist Kieran Modra has died after being hit by a car while riding his bike north of Adelaide on Wednesday.

Ex-Colombia ace Asprilla says he persuaded hitman not to kill Paraguay goalkeeping legend Chilavert

Former Colombia forward Faustino Asprilla says he had to persuade a hitman not to kill Paraguay goalkeeping legend Jose Luis Chilavert after a World Cup qualifier in 1997.

David Villa reveals plans after announcing retirement at end of season

The Spanish forward has outlined his plans once he hangs up his boots

Chile's finance minister calls for return to 'normality' as peso slides

Chile's finance minister warned of the "grave consequences" for the nation's economy of three weeks of often violent unrest, after the peso slid 4% to hit a historic low against the dollar.

White House plans "aggressive" strategy to counter open impeachment hearings

Staff will be set up to "react in real time" with a "rapid response"