Month: September 2017

Everton striker Wayne Rooney arrested on suspicion of drink-driving close to home in Cheshire

1 Sep 2017

    Everton striker Wayne Rooney has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving. England’s all-time record scorer was stopped by police near his home in Cheshire on Thursday night, after an evening out. Rooney, 31, announced his international retirement last week, after 53 goals for his country in 119 appearances. He re-joined his boyhood club […]

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Here’s what Star Wars toys are for sale on Force Friday

1 Sep 2017

It’s Christmas morning for “Star Wars” fans. Companies like Lego and Hasbro are showing off a first look at their new toys and collectibles ahead of the latest installment of the film series, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”, which premieres December 15. Dubbed “Force Friday,” the shopping event began in 2015, when new merchandise was […]

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Suspicious device closes down Pickles Auctions in Tullamarine

1 Sep 2017

Suspicious device closes down Pickles Auctions in Tullamarine BOMB squad investigators have reopened a Tullamarine street after a suspicious device earlier forced the area into lockdown. The bomb response unit conducted a safety check along Garden Drive and declared the area safe at 5.30pm today. Victoria Police confirmed there was no threat to public safety. […]

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Nadal happy to build momentum after error-strewn defeat of Daniel

1 Sep 2017

Rafael Nadal believes he can build momentum towards the latter stages of the US Open, having overcome Taro Daniel in four sets in Thursday’s second-round encounter. The world number one trailed a set and a break to the Japanese world number 121 but eventually rallied to win 4-6 6-3 6-2 6-2. Nadal and long-time rival […]

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WATCH: What back injury? Philippe Coutinho bags brilliant goal

1 Sep 2017

WATCH: What back injury? Philippe Coutinho bags brilliant goal September 1 2017 7:44 AM Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho put aside speculation about his club future to help Brazil beat Ecuador and secure a first-placed finish in their World Cup qualification group. Coutinho is hoping to join Barcelona this summer but Liverpool have rejected three bids […]

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Treasury Secretary Vague on Support for Tubman on US $20 Bill

1 Sep 2017

Treasury Secretary Vague on Support for Tubman on US $20 Bill August 31, 2017 8:45 PM Associated Press WASHINGTON —  Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is raising speculation that Harriet Tubman’s future on the $20 bill could be in jeopardy. In a CNBC interview, Mnuchin on Thursday avoided a direct answer when asked whether he supported […]

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