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September 7, 2018 11:34 PM Red Sox to activate ace Chris Sale from DL, ease him..

Red Sox to activate ace Chris Sale from DL, ease him back in BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox are ready to slowly ease ace Chris Sale back into action. Manager Alex Cora says the left-hander will be activated from the disabled list and pitch about two innings Tuesday night against Toronto at Fenway Park. Cora said Sale would throw a maximum of 40 pitches 7

September 5, 2018 9:58 PM Wilfried Zaha makes 'substantial' donation to Crystal Palace Ladies

Wilfried Zaha makes 'substantial' donation to Crystal Palace Ladies Wilfried Zaha is to make a 'substantial financial contribution' to support the development of Crystal Palace Ladies' amateur players. On their official Twitter feed, the FA Women's Championship outfit thanked Zaha, who last month signed a new contract with Palace, for his 'stunning gesture' 9

September 5, 2018 12:11 PM ITV’s This Morning to receive special Bafta award in its 30th year on air

ITV daytime programme This Morning will be honoured with a special Bafta award and tribute event next month to mark its 30th year on air, it has been announced. The show is being recognised for its approach to daytime television production, and for launching the careers of many people working in factual entertainment. The programme will also be rewarded 8

September 4, 2018 2:58 PM Chris Evans rubbishes claims radio move was about money or rifts

Chris Evans has said money was not a factor in his decision to leave BBC Radio 2 and return to Virgin Radio. The broadcaster, 52, announced on Monday that he would be leaving his BBC breakfast show slot after 13 years at the station to return to his previous employers nearly 20 years after he first left Virgin. The former Top Gear host addressed speculation 15

September 4, 2018 12:09 PM GMB union backs referendum on final terms of Brexit

The large Labour donor piles pressure on political leaders to hold a public vote, after Theresa May ruled it out. General Secretary Tim Roache said that promises made during 2016 campaign were "not the reality we are facing". He added that just as the union ballots members on negotiated settlements made on their behalf, so should the government get approval 10

September 2, 2018 8:58 AM US cuts Pakistan aid over lack of 'decisive actions' against terror groups

Earlier this year Donald Trump accused Pakistan of rewarding past financial assistance with "nothing but lies and deceit". The Pentagon said the decision was down to what it perceived as Islamabad's lack of "decisive actions" against militants. Earlier this year Mr Trump suspended so-called coalition support funds, accusing Pakistan of rewarding past assistance 7

August 30, 2018 11:04 AM ‘Definitely going for a run tomorrow’ enters fifth year

Tom Logan, who has had the ‘Couch to 5k’ app on his phone since 2013, made the announcement to his family last night for the 1,462nd consecutive evening. Wife Sarah said: “Over time the ritual has become more elaborate. He does some lunging exercises and puts his expensive trainers by the door as if they might do his jog for him. “When it’s time for his run he finds 6

August 27, 2018 8:00 PM Theresa May to lay out plans for Africa investment as tour begins in Cape Town

The PM is visiting South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya as part of a bid to re-orientate post-Brexit Britain to fast-growing economies. She will make the announcement at a speech in South Africa, as part of a three-day tour that will also take her to Nigeria and Kenya. It is Mrs May's first visit to the continent since becoming prime minister in July 2016, and form part of her "global 20

August 24, 2018 11:16 PM Get me in there... Holly is Dec’s new ‘jungle sidekick’

HOLLY Willoughby will replace troubled Ant McPartlin on I’m A Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! later this year. ITV star Ant confirmed earlier this month that he would not be returning to Australia for the new series so he can focus on his recovery. His announcement sparked speculation that his co-star Declan Donnelly, 42, would be hosting the show alone 10

August 19, 2018 2:49 PM Rod Stewart: I regret what I said about Elton John

Sir Rod Stewart regrets declaring that Sir Elton John’s farewell tour “stinks of grabbing money” – but he has not apologised. Sir Elton, 71, announced his 300-date, three-year farewell tour in February. Maggie May singer Sir Rod, 73, later told how he emailed Sir Elton after his big announcement and wrote “‘What, again?’ But I didn’t hear anything back.” Now he has told the Mail On Sunday’s 22