Laura Massaro ends career with defeat at British Open

Former world champion Laura Massaro’s says she was “hugely disappointed” after ending her career with a shock defeat in the second round of the Allam British Open. Massaro was beaten 11-5 2-11 11-5 11-7 by Belgium’s Tinne Gilis. The 35-year-old became the first Englishwoman in 15 years to win the world title in 2014 before becoming world number one in […]

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Mom who was diagnosed with cancer same day she became a widow dies

A 38-year-old Minnesota mother who was diagnosed with an inoperable cancer the same day her husband succumbed to his battle with ALS in 2017 has died, according to new reports. Tessie Sylvester of Minneapolis passed away on May 1 — two years after she was diagnosed with cancer in June 2017, on the same day her 44-year-old husband John died […]

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Ron Darling diagnosed with thyroid cancer

Mets broadcaster and former pitcher Ron Darling announced on Monday he has thyroid cancer. “After the removal of the mass on my chest along with further tests, I have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer,” Darling said in a statement. “My doctors have said they are optimistic that the cancer is treatable and that I would be back on air talking […]

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Young footballer with severe phobia of the dentist accidentally killed himself with Fentanyl painkillers

A YOUNG footballer with a severe phobia of the dentist accidentally killed himself with Fentanyl painkillers, an inquest heard. Jaye Milner, 24 – who once played against Man City ace John Stones as a schoolboy – died accidentally after taking the painkillers said to be 100 times more potent than heroin. Jaye, from Barnsley, South Yorks, refused to seek treatment […]

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Fries with that? Yes please, says Super Netball’s new aerial talent

While aware it is scarcely the diet of champions, exciting Adelaide Thunderbirds recruit Shamera Sterling is sticking with a successful recipe. Specifically, a BBQ Bacon Lovers Burger and McFlurry, washed down with a Caramel Frappe. "There is no McDonald’s in Jamaica, so I just take advantage of it when I get here, because I love it so much," laughs the […]

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Elvis Costello performs with Spinal Tap at Tribeca Film Festival

Following a screening of the cult classic rockumentary “This is Spinal Tap” at the Tribeca Film Festival, the band performed songs from the film and surprised the audience with an appearance from Elvis Costello. Members of the fictional British rock band — Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer — took the stage at the Beacon Theatre on Saturday to […]

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