4:59 PM ET Tom Brady and Tiger Woods attended a Winnipeg Jets practice recently. Full disclosure: Neither GOAT was actually in attendance. But two actual goats named in the sports legends’ honor by their owner, Jets star Mark Scheifele, made their presence known. “They were buzzing around on the ice, so that was pretty cool.
10:15 AM ET The Miami Marlins will use their “City Connect” uniforms to honor the Sugar Kings, a fleeting yet monumental former minor league organization with a special connection to the Cuban American populace of South Florida. The new uniforms were unveiled by the team Monday morning and will be worn by Marlins players for
Forensic archaeologists have confirmed there are a number of “structural anomalies” in the cellar of the cafe they are searching for evidence linked to serial killer Fred West and a historical missing person case. Police have been searching the Clean Plate cafe in Gloucester in connection with the disappearance of Mary Bastholm who vanished in
The US Supreme court will hear a major abortion case, which could overturn a historic ruling on women’s rights. The court has agreed to hear a challenge to Mississippi’s ban on abortions at the 15th week of pregnancy, which could upend Roe v Wade, a 1973 ruling which laid out abortion rights for women in
Pop star Ariana Grande has tied the knot with fiance Dalton Gomez in a “tiny and intimate” wedding. The 27-year-old American singer said “I do” in front of less than 20 people over the weekend, the PA news agency reported. Grande announced in December she was engaged to Los Angeles real estate agent Gomez, 25.
Officers and staff are being investigated for looking up details of the Sarah Everard case on the police computer system, the Metropolitan Police has said. Ms Everard, 33, went missing whilst she was walking home from a friend’s house in Clapham, south London, on 3 March. Following an extensive police investigation, her body was found
Laila Barhoum, a humanitarian worker and human rights advocate in Gaza, describes her feelings of “dread” and “injustice” as the region is pounded by Israeli air strikes. In Gaza, we always joke about the fact we shouldn’t ask “What worse can happen?” as it seems that we are always proven wrong. But our worse this
The spread of the Indian variant has thrown the timings of key coronavirus announcements into doubt. Boris Johnson said last week that the government would be “saying more later this month about exactly what the world will look like” on 21 June and “what role there could be – if any – for certification [having
About 1,000 police officers being drafted in to protect the G7 summit in Cornwall next month are to be accommodated on a 3,100-capacity cruise ship. Sky News has learnt Devon and Cornwall Police has hired the MS Silja Europa, which has more than 1,150 passenger cabins. The cruise ship, currently docked in Tallinn in Estonia,
The London-listed life insurance consolidator Phoenix Group Holdings is closing in on a deal to sell its European operations in a deal worth about £550m. Sky News has learnt that Phoenix is finalising the details of a sale to European Life Group Holding (ELG), a privately owned vehicle backed by the US-based fund Sixth Street.
11:36 AM ET Manchester City, Inter Milan and Bayern Munich may have wrapped up the Premier League, Serie A and Bundesliga titles respectively, but the races in La Liga and Ligue 1 are going down to the final weekend as Luis Suarez starred for Atletico Madrid and PSG closed the gap on Lille. Elsewhere we
From the moment a giant, green radar detects rocket fire blasting out of Gaza towards Israel, it is only a matter of seconds before an Israeli defence missile shoots up to intercept. The radar, at a secure site in southern Israel, relays the information to what the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) call a “battle management
Rain showers have dampened spirits on the high street as shopper numbers fell despite the reopening of indoor hospitality. Footfall across UK shopping destinations was down 3% on the same period last week, according to figures covering the period up to 5pm on Monday from data company Springboard. Shopping visits also remain well below pre-pandemic
11:28 AM BST The French rugby federation (FFR) will allow transgender women to play women’s rugby as of next season, going against governing body World Rugby’s guidelines, it said on Monday. Last year, World Rugby said that after months of research, it had “concluded that safety and fairness cannot presently be assured for women competing
People aged 36 and 37 will be offered the coronavirus vaccine this week, Matt Hancock has said. Addressing MPs in the Commons, the health secretary announced the extension of the vaccine rollout after 38 and 39-year-olds were able to book in for a vaccine last week. He is urging people to get the jab as
7:49 AM ET Charles Oliveira sits atop the UFC’s lightweight division after a thrilling second-round TKO of Michael Chandler in the main event of UFC 262 on Saturday, but did the new champ do enough to surpass Dustin Poirier as the No. 1-ranked fighter in the division? Oliveira wasn’t the only one to make an