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June 23, 2018 5:45 PM Food bank 'heartbroken' as month's supply stolen

Volunteers were "reduced to tears" after crucial supplies - including a £60 joint of meat, toiletries and nappies - were taken. The burglary happened between Thursday evening and Friday morning, and a back door window was smashed to gain entry. Pictures show items strewn across the floor and a broken electrics box, while shelves for toiletries and food left bare. Claire 7

June 23, 2018 2:38 PM Lost cat reunited with owner after 10 years

A cat which went missing a decade ago has been reunited with its owner. Harry disappeared from Mark Salisbury's former home in Ipswich, Suffolk, in 2008 but last month he turned up at the Ipswich branch of the Blue Cross. The charity was told his elderly owner had died but after scanning the cat's microchip Harry was traced back to Mr Salisbury, who now lives 7

June 23, 2018 12:50 PM Murray to face Stan Wawrinka as he continues comeback at Eastbourne

Andy Murray is being forced do things the hard way on his return from a hip injury, having been drawn against Stan Wawrinka in the first round at Eastbourne next week. Murray made his comeback after an 11-month absence at Queen’s earlier this week, though any hopes of a deep run in a tournament he has won five times were ended when he was paired against 4

June 23, 2018 4:12 AM Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

DALLAS (AP) - The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals cleared some space to try to re-sign a handful of key free agents by trading veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in the NHL draft . Shedding Orpik's $5.5 million salary in the final year of his contract and dealing 8

June 22, 2018 11:22 PM IndyCar's Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan are fast friends

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) - Weekends at IndyCar tracks are a little quieter this season for Scott Dixon. The outgoing Tony Kanaan isn't around anymore at Chip Ganassi Racing to share a laugh. "I think the thing I've commented on the most is probably how quiet it's been without TK," Dixon said. "He's a huge character and we had a ton of laughs with him around 7

June 22, 2018 11:22 PM Stars re-sign defenseman Stephen Johns to $7M, 3-year deal

DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas Stars have signed defenseman Stephen Johns to a $7 million, three-year contract extension. The 26-year-old Johns had a career-best 15 points (eight goals, seven assists) in 75 games last season, his third in Dallas. He was the prospect acquired in a deal that brought Patrick Sharp from Chicago in 2015. The deal for Johns was announced 7

June 22, 2018 4:28 PM Brazilians heave sigh of relief with World Cup win

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazilians breathed a sigh of relief Friday after the national team scored two stoppage time goals to beat Costa Rica 2-0 at the World Cup, bringing it closer to a berth in the round of 16. With yellow-and-green T-shirts and Brazilian flags draped over their shoulders, thousands of people across Latin America's biggest country gathered 1

June 22, 2018 1:03 PM Victoria Beckham welcomes Old Masters at her London store

The fashion designer described the exhibition of pictures, selected from Sotheby’s forthcoming Old Master Paintings sale, as a “dream come true”. “It was my first visit to the Frick (museum) in New York last year that really opened my eyes to Old Masters, and is where my fascination began,” she said. “I hope their installation in such a contemporary 6

June 22, 2018 11:31 AM Swindon driver fined £400 for dumping waste in countryside

A SWINDON driver has been fined after dumping a van-load of waste in the Wiltshire countryside. The fly-tipper was issued with a £400 fixed-penalty notice after a vigilant member of the public tipped off Wilshire Council. The man was spotted unloading a van of cardboard boxes and carpet on a verge off Rockley Road, Ogbourne Maizey, Malborough. He was rumbled 5

June 22, 2018 4:12 AM Where pot is now legal, no-longer-criminals seek forgiveness

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Despite its name, hippie reputation and liberal spirit, Vermont hasn't always been kind to pot smokers. Now, as the state moves to legalize weed beyond medical use, those punished in the past for marijuana misdemeanors are seeking forgiveness. On July 1, Vermont will become the ninth state, along with Washington, D.C., to legalize 2