Sublime Serena storms into another US Open final

Sublime Serena storms into another US Open final

Serena Williams has swept past Anastasija Sevastova 6-3 6-0 and into the final of the US Open to sit one win away from a record-equalling 24th grand slam title. Williams walked off Arthur Ashe Stadium court with a wave and twirl to…

Millman charges into US Open third round

Millman charges into US Open third round

Australian John Millman has scored one of the biggest wins of his career to charge into the US Open third round in New York. Millman, the world No.55, upset 14th-seeded Italian Fabio Fognini 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 to progress to the last…

Worker dies at Disney World in Florida after slipping over and falling into vat of oil in 'tragic accident'

Worker dies at Disney World in Florida after slipping over and falling into vat of oil in 'tragic accident'

Authorities say the 61-year-old was emptying oil and grease from a tractor-trailer with a co-worker at the Energy Garden plant in Orlando, on Wednesday. The man, who has not been identified, was standing on a grate when he slipped and fell into…

Laura Jean review: Drawn into a flood of vision and meaning

Laura Jean review: Drawn into a flood of vision and meaning

Laura JeanOxford Arts Factory, August 11★★★½ Laura Jean draws you very close in her live shows. On Saturday morning folk-pop musician Laura Jean is on TV hosting Rage. “Remember your tribe is out there,” she says, closing the show. “Waiting to embrace…

Love Island’s Kaz Crossley admits celebrity admirers have ‘slid into her DMs’ despite dating Josh Denzel

Love Island’s Kaz Crossley admits celebrity admirers have ‘slid into her DMs’ despite dating Josh Denzel

The make-up artist says celebrity admirers have been trying to crack on – despite being with boyfriend Josh Denzel. At Love Island Live this week, Caroline Flack said to Kaz: “We’ve heard some celebrities have slid into your DMs. “Is it anyone we…

Cummings happy for winter to Flow into spring

Cummings happy for winter to Flow into spring

It was called the Spring Preview but Flow, with a solid winter campaign behind him, was too strong at Rosehill yesterday for those heading towards bigger dates during the carnival. Thriving: Flow has enjoyed a strong winter campaign and shows no signs…

Terrifying new Monkey Dust drug that transforms users into face-eating ‘Incredible Hulk’ cannibals has turned UK city into the ‘living dead’

Terrifying new Monkey Dust drug that transforms users into face-eating ‘Incredible Hulk’ cannibals has turned UK city into the ‘living dead’

The ultra-addictive substance – known as 'Monkey Dust' – has been linked to a series of grusome 'face-eating' attacks in the US. Cops and paramedics in Stoke-on-Trent have warned that usage has become an "epidemic" – with one saying walking through the…

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Who are really behind those too good to be true Facebook invitations? Meet the con artists tricking men into sending sex photos before blackmailing them for thousands of pounds

Authorities have warned the sextortion epidemic is on the rise with cases tripling in two years and at least five British victims killing themselves. The "sextortionists" target their victims – often in their teens or twenties – by profiling their accounts online…

Gym worker, 21, 'murdered her newborn baby by stuffing tot into a rubbish bag and leaving it to die in her car’

Gym worker, 21, 'murdered her newborn baby by stuffing tot into a rubbish bag and leaving it to die in her car’

Brennan Hailey Geller, 21, from South Carolina, is believed to have driven home on Friday night with the suffocated baby in the footwell of her car. Lexington police found the baby the following morning, when she sought medical attention for blood loss….

Bill Maher Calls Trump a 'Cult Leader' While Tearing Into 'Crazy' QAnon Conspiracy Theory #MAGA Fans Love

Bill Maher Calls Trump a 'Cult Leader' While Tearing Into 'Crazy' QAnon Conspiracy Theory #MAGA Fans Love

“We live in a country now where reporting reality gets attacked because it threatens the fantasy world created by the cult leader,” the HBO star says. Bill Maher tore into a disturbing trend among Trump supporters Friday night. The "Real Time" host…

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's motive remains mystery as police close investigation into Mandalay Bay massacre

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's motive remains mystery as police close investigation into Mandalay Bay massacre

Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor concert in Las Vegas last year, killing 58 people in the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history, a sheriff said. The retired real estate investor poured gunfire from a sniper's nest in his 32nd-floor…

Lions coach rips into Kiwi 'moaners'

Lions coach rips into Kiwi 'moaners'

Johannesburg: Lions coach Swys de Bruin has unloaded on 'moaning' New Zealand critics for complaining about the Super Rugby conference system. De Bruin is preparing his team for their do-or-die semi-final clash with the Waratahs at Ellis Park on Saturday but he…

Ebden romps into Atlanta Open semi-finals

Ebden romps into Atlanta Open semi-finals

Matt Ebden required just 71 minutes to defeat Marcos Baghdatis in their Atlanta Open quarter-final. The Australian world No.55 broke the Cypriot's serve three times to secure a comfortable 6-3 6-2 win over the former Australian Open finalist. Final four: Matt Ebden…

Griffin 'going nowhere': Brandy goes into bat for Panthers coach

Griffin 'going nowhere': Brandy goes into bat for Panthers coach

Greg Alexander has launched his most strident defence yet of Panthers mentor Anthony Griffin, emphatically quashing speculation about the coach's future and insisting he has a "perfect personality" to mould the title contenders. As Penrith try to reignite their top-four ambitions after…

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet over disputed Golan Heights amid fears the rival countries could stumble into all-out war

Israel shoots down Syrian fighter jet over disputed Golan Heights amid fears the rival countries could stumble into all-out war

Israel said the jet breached its airspace on Tuesday while advancing Syrian government forces were retaking territory from rebels as they reached the Golan Heights frontier for the first time in seven years. The Israeli military said it monitored the advance of…