Woman ‘lied that she’d been raped by two footballers to get sympathy from prospective boyfriend’

Nikki Yovino has been charged with falsely reporting a rpae (Picture: Bridgeport Police Department) A woman has been charged with making up a false rape allegation against two American footballers. Nikki Yovino allegedly made up the attack so that she would get sympathy from a potential love interest. Family of nine ‘gang raped drunk woman for two hours as she pleaded ...

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Huge protests after off-duty officer ‘tries to shoot kids’

He ‘scuffled’ with the young teens (Picture: YouTube) An off-duty police officer was filmed almost shooting young teenagers near his home in California, sparking huge protests on the streets of the city. In disturbing footage, the officer confronted a group of kids whom he accused of walking on his front garden. The confrontation escalated, with the officer scuffling first with ...

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Kyle Edmund sets up Milos Raonic quarter-final at Delray Beach

Edmund went through (Picture: AFP/Getty Images) Kyle Edmund has set up a quarter-final clash with Milos Raonic after beating Yen-Hsun Lu at the Delray Beach Open. The British No. 3 saw his match delayed due to a lengthy rain delay in Miami but he kept his focus to battle past the world No. 63 and into the last eight with ...

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Antonio Conte: I’m sometimes embarrassed when Chelsea fans chant my name

Antonio Conte has praised the support from Chelsea’s fans. (AFP/Getty Images) Antonio Conte admits he gets embarrassed when Chelsea fans chant his name during games. The Italian looks on course to win the Premier League in his first season at Stamford Bridge, with the team currently eight points clear at the top of the table. Conte may also secure a ...

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Teenagers filmed struggling in frozen lake after falling through ice taking a selfie

They went on the ice to take pictures (Picture: NBC 4) Seven teenagers were filmed desperately trying to get out of a frozen lake after they went out onto the ice to take a selfie. They could be heard shouting for help in the video, taken in New York’s Central Park on Monday. Family of nine ‘gang raped drunk woman ...

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Family of nine ‘gang raped drunk woman for two hours as she pleaded for them to stop’

The men are accused of gang raping the victim (Picture: CEN) Nine asylum seekers from the same family are accused of gang raping a single woman on New Years Eve, two years ago. Prosecutors in Vienna, Austria, charged the Iraqi men with ‘abuse of a defenceless person and rape in a very humiliating and agonising way for the victim’. Woman ‘lied ...

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Jamie Vardy's away goal gives Sevilla a case of the jitters as Leicester City eye unlikely Champions League progression

Jorge Sampaoli was evidently unwilling to deal in any of the usual diplomacy that these occasions usually involve. The Sevilla manager, in fact, spoke as abrasively as his team had played in their 2-1 Champions League last-16 first leg win over Leicester City. You could almost say he was quite cutting about the opposition, seeming to dismiss both their performance ...

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Barclays full-year profits almost triple to £3.2bn in 2016

Barclays has reported a sharp rise in pre-tax profit to £3.2bn for 2016 up from £1.1bn in 2015. City analysts had been expecting profits of £3.97bn. Barclays said it continued to sell off assets around the world so it could focus on its core UK and US markets. On Wednesday the bank announced a separation agreement with its Africa unit. “A ...

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Oversleeping could be an early symptom of Alzheimer's, new research suggests

Sleeping for more than nine hours a night could be an early warning sign of Alzheimer’s, new research suggests. Scientists believe an inability to get out of bed may be a symptom rather than a cause of the brain changes that lead to dementia. For this reason, simply reducing the length of sleep time is unlikely to reduce a person’s ...

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Donald Trump's Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin unveils punchy economic growth targets

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has unveiled a highly ambitious aim of securing a US tax-code overhaul by August and delivering punchy economic growth not seen in more than 10 years. In his first interview since being confirmed as Treasury Secretary to President Donald Trump earlier this month, Mr Mnuchin told the Wall Street Journal that lacklustre economic growth since the financial ...

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