‘Merchant of Death’ Viktor Bout is now part of a deal himself

MOSCOW — Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, who returned home Thursday in a trade for WNBA star Brittney Griner, is widely known abroad as the “merchant of death” who fueled some of the world’s worst conflicts. In Russia, however, he is seen as a reckless businessman who was wrongly imprisoned after an overly aggressive American … Read more

Basketball News 2022: Daniel Johnson to Play 400th NBL Game, Adelaide 36ers v Perth Wildcats

Ask anyone about the newest member of the NBL’s 400-game club Daniel Johnson and a common response will be something along the lines of “I wish I had a funny story for you”. “Good luck with that, he probably won’t talk about himself,” says teammate Mitch McCarron when asked for some information about the league’s … Read more

Harry Styles and Chris Pine reunited after spitting video went viral

Harry Styles and Chris Pine have reunited months after their ‘Spitgate’ video went viral. The Don’t worry honey co-stars were photographed hugging in Brazil in a video posted to TikTok on Tuesday, after Styles was accused of spitting on Pine’s lap during the film’s disastrous September premiere in Venice. New York Post reports. Styles, 28, … Read more

AFL 2022: ‘Gather Round’ name for new Magic Round rip-off in Adelaide toasted by footy fans

Enough according to footy fans after the AFL announced that its extra round in Adelaide next year would be called “Gather round…a festival of footy”. While following in the footsteps of the NRL’s successful “Magic Round” concept, the AFL clearly wanted a different name from its rival code. Stream over 50 sports live and on-demand … Read more

Jack Johnson fans furious over resolution after Sydney concert halted due to lightning strike

Jack Johnson fans have criticized the replacement plan that the organizers have drawn up after the American singer had to cancel his concert in Sydney due to bad weather. Johnson was forced to stop his show at Sydney Opera House about 50 minutes into his performance after an incoming thunderstorm threatened the safety of the … Read more

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner: Argentine vice president sentenced to six years in prison for corruption, does not run

CNN — A court in Argentina on Tuesday sentenced the country’s vice president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, to six years in prison and disqualified her from holding public office again after finding her guilty of corruption during her previous terms as president. Fernández de Kirchner has temporary immunity because of her current position and therefore … Read more

World Cup 2022: Ronaldo storms away after Portugal defeat, Morocco beats ‘pathetic’ Spain

Portugal caused a World Cup shock when legendary goalscorer Cristiano Ronaldo was suspended, but it was nowhere near as stunning as the team’s performance. Portugal stormed through to a quarter-final against Morocco on a dramatic day at the World Cup in Qatar. The African country previously caused another monster upset by knocking out Spain and … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022: Brazilian dance shows disrespect vs South Korea, Japan destroyed by Croatia in round of 16 penalties

The world had been waiting for Brazil to flex its muscles — and the moment arrived in devastating fashion on Tuesday morning. The football goliath’s 4-1 thrashing against South Korea headlined a dramatic day at the World Cup, which ended with the elimination of all Asian teams from the tournament. Previously there was pain for … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022: Brazilian dance shows disrespect vs South Korea, Japan destroyed by Croatia in round of 16 penalties

The world had been waiting for Brazil to flex its muscles — and the moment arrived in devastating fashion on Tuesday morning. The football goliath’s 4-1 thrashing against South Korea headlined a dramatic day at the World Cup, which ended with the elimination of all Asian teams from the tournament. Previously there was pain for … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022: Japan vs Croatia penalty shootout heartbreak, Brazil vs South Korea round of 16 live updates, score, results

The pain and ecstasy of the World Cup was on full display on Tuesday morning as Japan was knocked out in heartbreaking scenes. The Asian country was again denied a place in the quarter-finals after losing to Croatia in a penalty shootout. It was brutal to watch as Japan fell apart in the shoot-out, while … Read more