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World's oldest male gorilla dies at Atlanta zoo at age of 61

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:12:13 -0500

The world's oldest male gorilla has died at age 61 at Zoo Atlanta

Fed plans to raise rates as soon as March to cool inflation

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:41:46 -0500

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it will likely begin a series of interest-rate hikes in March

Man, teen charged with murder in death of Chicago girl, 8

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:41:16 -0500

Chicago authorities say a teenage boy and man have been charged with murder in last weekend’s death of an 8-year-old girl, who was shot in the head by a gunman targeting someone else on the city’s Southwest Side

Senators say they were denied full access to federal prison

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:35:47 -0500

Two U.S. senators say they were denied access to parts of a federal prison in Connecticut while trying to examine conditions there

Firefighter says she urged officers to let her help Floyd

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:31:03 -0500

A Minneapolis firefighter testifying at the federal trial of three former Minneapolis police officers says they ignored her pleas to help administer medical aid to George Floyd as the unresponsive Black man was pinned to the ground

Alabama police chief quits amid questions over ticketing

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:30:29 -0500

The police chief in a small Alabama town that received about half its municipal revenue from fines and forfeitures linked to aggressive traffic enforcement has resigned following a report about the practice

Federal appeals court blocks execution of Alabama inmate

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:11:34 -0500

A federal appeals court has blocked the state of Alabama from executing an inmate convicted of killing a driver who gave him a ride

Records: KC police used force more often on Black people

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:52:16 -0500

Police data obtained by the Kansas City Star shows that Black people are far more likely to be subjected to use of force by police in Kansas City, Missouri

Man sought in fatal shooting of Houston-area deputy arrested

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:34:39 -0500

Authorities say a 51-year-old man who had been on the run after being accused of fatally shooting a Houston-area deputy during a traffic stop this past weekend has been arrested in Mexico

US Supreme Court declines to halt pending Oklahoma execution

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:30:15 -0500

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request from a death row inmate in Oklahoma to stop his upcoming lethal injection

Women's Ashes Test scorecard: Australia vs England

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 22:55:00 GMT

Latest score from the only Test of the multi-format Women's Ashes series in Canberra. Australia lead the series 4-2.

Papers: Arsenal switch focus to Douglas Luiz

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 22:50:00 GMT

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Thursday's national newspapers...

Women's Ashes Test: Australia vs England LIVE!

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 22:55:00 GMT

Updates from the only Test of the multi-format Women's Ashes series between Australia and England. The home side lead the series 4-2.

Celtic hold on to secure win at Hearts

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 22:00:00 GMT

Celtic survived a second-half comeback from Hearts to win 2-1 and stay four points off Scottish Premiership leaders Rangers.

Motherwell battle to draw with Hibernian despite Donnelly red card

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:01:00 GMT

Ten-man Motherwell held out for a point in a goalless Premiership encounter with Hibernian.

Arfield stunner sees off brave Livi

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 21:50:00 GMT

Scott Arfield's spectacular second-half strike saw Rangers scrape past a stubborn Livingston 1-0 at Ibrox to maintain their slender four-point lead over Celtic at the top of the table.

Saints and Dundee remain in trouble after draw

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:01:00 GMT

St Johnstone and Dundee both remain in relegation trouble in the cinch Premiership after the Tayside derby ended in a goalless draw.

Clark nets late winner as Dundee Utd end losing run

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:01:00 GMT

Dundee United finally returned to winning ways in the cinch Premiership with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Ross County at Tannadice.

How box-to-box Bruno Guimaraes can bolster Newcastle

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 21:14:00 GMT

With the clock ticking down to Monday's transfer deadline, Newcastle United are closing on Bruno Guimaraes, a midfielder with all the attributes to spearhead the Magpies' push for Premier League survival.

England, Cuthbert strikes fire Chelsea back into second

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 21:00:00 GMT

Beth England and Erin Cuthbert scored to seal Chelsea a 2-0 victory over West Ham and move them back into second in the WSL table behind leaders Arsenal.

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