Socceroos: Graham Arnold to extend stint as national coach

Graham Arnold has signed a multi-year deal to remain coach of the Socceroos, with Football Australia to confirm his new contract on Monday. Provided Arnold wanted to continue his tenure that started in 2018, there was little doubt he would be offered a new deal by the FA following the Socceroos’ memorable run at the … Read more

Memphis disbands police unit after fatal beating as protesters take to streets

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan 28 (Reuters) – The specialized police unit that included the five Memphis officers charged with the fatal beating of Tire Nichols was disbanded on Saturday as more protests took place in US cities a day after harrowing video of the attack was released. The police department said in a statement it was … Read more

Sydney airport evacuated over smoke in control tower

Sydney airport’s control tower has been evacuated over reports of smoke from the tower. The incident was reported early on Sunday — causing flights already in the air to be amused. All flights were halted for an hour as investigators looked into the cause of the smoke, which was put down to gas fumes through … Read more

Australian Open 2023: Aryna Sabalenka’s country Belarus not engraved next to her name on trophy, key detail missing

Aryna Sabalenka may have won the Australian Open but if you look at her name on the trophy a key detail has been left off. In her first final at a major, Sabalenka fought back from a set down to win an all-time classic women’s final over Elena Rybakina 4-6 6-3 6-4. Watch Tennis Live … Read more

Tyre Nichols: Cop accused of murder has links to disturbing fraternity

One of the five former Memphis police officers charged with murder in the deadly beating of Tire Nichols was the president of a fraternity with several recent scandals at its chapters. Tadarrius Bean, 24, was the president of the Omega Psi Phi’s Eta Zeta chapter at the University of Mississippi, according to his LinkedIn page. … Read more

Black Bird: How James ‘Jimmy’ Keene inmate brought down serial killer Larry Hall

A young football star who ended up on the wrong side of the law has opened up about the sickening moment he came face-to-face with a depraved serial killer as part of a daring, top secret undercover mission that saved countless lives. James “Jimmy” Keene’s incredible life story is portrayed in the award-winning Apple TV+ … Read more

Protests turn violent after Tyre Nichols beating video emerges

Protests over the police beating death of Tire Nichols turned violent in New York’s Times Square as several arrests were made, including of a man who stomped on the windshield of a police cruiser. At least three people were handcuffed in the Crossroads of the World after getting into some sort of confrontation with police … Read more

Priscilla Presley challenges Lisa Marie’s trust in court, which names Riley Keogh as trustee

Priscilla Presley has challenged her late daughter Lisa Marie’s trust in court just weeks after her sudden death, a move which pits her against her own granddaughter. Lisa Marie, the only child of Elvis and Priscilla Presley, died of a heart attack aged 54 on January 12, just two days after her appearance at the … Read more

UK airline Flybe collapses, cancels all scheduled flights, passengers trapped

UK regional carrier Flybe has ceased trading and all scheduled flights have been cancelled. The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) made the announcement the company had gone into administration and urged those with booked Flybe flights not to travel to airports, The Sun reports. Three early Flybe flights from Belfast, two from Birmingham and two … Read more

Great white shark decapitates diver in first fatal attack of 2023

A 5.7 meter great white shark decapitated a diver earlier this month as he harvested shellfish off the coast of Mexico, reportedly marking the first fatal shark attack of the year. The horrific tragedy occurred January 5 while Manuel Lopez, 53, was gathering ax tripe — a type of mollusc — off Benito Juárez in … Read more