Chelsea put stadium plans on hold after Roman Abramovich visa delay

Chelsea’s Russian billionaire owner Roman Abramovich has put the club’s stadium plans on hold after delays to the renewal of his UK visa. The estimated cost for a new 60,000 seat Stamford Bridge has increased to £1bn after delays, which included a dispute with a local family. Abramovich is unwilling to invest in a major […]

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US tariffs: Steel and aluminium levies slapped on key allies

The US is to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from allies in Europe and North America. The US said a 25% tax on steel and 10% tax on aluminium from the EU, Mexico and Canada will start at midnight. The move immediately triggered vows of retaliation from Mexico and the EU, which called […]

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‘We are surrounded by bullies who abuse others’ – Late JB’s wife replies Kennedy Agyepong

Out of sheer desperation to frustrate ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas and his Tiger Eye PI team from premiering their latest expose, dubbed, “Number 12”, Member of Parliament for Assin North, Hon. Kennedy Agyapong seems to have opened his mouth rather too wide this time around, stepping on innocent toes. As the nation remains […]

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Zinedine Zidane steps down as Real Madrid coach

Zinedine Zidane has announced he is stepping down as Real Madrid coach less than a week after he guided the club to a third consecutive Champions League title. The 45-year-old Frenchman told a media conference in Madrid, called just 90 minutes in advance, that he has "taken the decision not to continue next year." Zidane […]

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‘The Americans’ finale brings FX drama to tense, satisfying close

The following contains spoilers about "The Americans" series finale. "The Americans" resisted any temptation to do a "cute" finale, to somehow link this Cold War-era drama to the Russian controversies of today. The result was an understated but gripping extended episode, one that brought home the price paid by these Soviet spies hiding in plain […]

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Trump says talks with North Korea going ‘very well’

President Donald Trump said that meetings with a North Korean delegation in New York have gone "very well" and that he expects the delegation to travel to Washington on Friday to deliver him "a letter from Kim Jong Un." Trump said he wasn’t sure if a deal to nail down a June 12 summit with […]

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Trump, again, denies firing Comey over Russia despite saying exactly that at the time

President Donald Trump is again pushing the narrative that he did not fire former FBI Director James Comey over the Russia investigation — despite saying exactly that days after the dismissal. "Not that it matters but I never fired James Comey because of Russia!" Trump claimed on Twitter Thursday morning. "The Corrupt Mainstream Media loves […]

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John Legend Says Roseanne’s a Racist Idiot

John Legend has only two words to describe Roseanne Barr in the wake of her Twitter scandal … and they rhyme with racist and idiot. We got John and his wife, Chrissy Teigen, leaving Il Pastaio Wednesday in Bev Hills with their daughter, Luna, hanging onto mom … but no sign of their newborn, Miles. They were getting peppered with questions from […]

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Trump targeting red-state Democrats in the upcoming mid-term elections

US President Donald Trump is in full campaign mode five months before the vital mid-term elections, employing a mix of anti-immigration rhetoric, Democrat-bashing and off-script improvisation in a bid to help Republicans hold their congressional majority. Democrats, riding a swell of grass-roots activism and buoyed by Trump’s poor approval numbers and an ongoing investigation into […]

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