Peaky Blinders recap: series six, episode two – who is the grey man? | Peaky Blinders

A host of real-life figures appeared. So did frenemies old and new. But is it goodbye, Ruby Shelby? Here’s your breakdown of Black Shirt. Like father, like daughter She was having visions of the devil last week. Happily, as doting dad Thomas Shelby (Cillian Murphy) arrived home from his transatlantic business trip, daughter Ruby (Orla … Read more

U.S. working to secure release of basketball star Brittney Griner detained by Russia

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Basketball Author of the article: Brittney Griner of the US gestures during a game against Australia at Saitama Super Arena in their Tokyo 2020 Olympic women’s basketball quarterfinal game in Saitama, Japan Aug. 4, 2021. Photo by Brian Snyder /REUTERS/FILES Content item WASHINGTON — Diplomats were working to ensure the release … Read more

Chelsea news and transfers recap: Messi attempt, Nick Candy takeover ‘interest’, McGregor bid

Thomas Tuchel must avoid repeating rival nightmare as Chelsea reminded of Jose Mourinho blunder It is official, Chelsea will travel to Middlesborough for the FA Cup quarter-final. I am quite pleased that we didn’t meet with Liverpool or Manchester City. However, I am still concerned. Chris Wilder has been cooking up quite a storm with … Read more

Mariupol cease-fire falls as Russians keep offensive

NATO countries supporting Ukraine against the Russian invasion have a “green light” to send fighter jets as part of their military aid, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday. The push for more air support comes as Russia battered a string of southern cities in Ukraine, throttling evacuation efforts and leading to rising numbers of … Read more

Liga MX: Queretaro vs. Atlas Liga MX latest updates: How many dead after brutal brawl in Mexican match?

Violence and horror took over Mexican soccer. While the authorities of Queretaro officially report 22 people injured and 9 hospitalized (2 seriously), local media claim there are at least 17 dead after a brutal battle in the match between Queretaro and Atlas. The chaos erupted in the second half, when Gallos supporters reached the sector … Read more

Foo Fighters announce Australian tour for the end of 2022 – Music Reads

The band will play four stadium shows across the country Foo Fighters will bring their mammoth show to stadiums across Australia this November and December, the band officially announced this morning. The news comes just days after the band made a last-minute visit to Australia, where they played a massive sold out show at Geelong’s … Read more

US officials identify 3 areas where US may take action soon on Ukraine

The urgent discussions underway among top aides to President Joe Biden and between European allies of the US came as efforts to evacuate civilians from Ukrainian cities were stymied by Russian shelling and as Ukraine’s President pleaded with the West to do more. Top US national security officials said they were hurriedly seeking ways to … Read more

Massive brawl at Queretaro vs Atlas soccer match in Mexico leaves three in critical condition

Mexico’s top soccer league has suspended all matches after a massive brawl among fans left more than two dozen people in hospital and three in a critical condition. Key points: Fans armed with metal bars and chairs fought in the stands and on the field Officials said they would prosecute some of those involved for … Read more

Pressed on Ukraine war, Bolshoi conductor Tugan Sokhiev resigns | Arts and Culture News

Bolshoi Theatre’s music director says he felt under pressure to take a stand on Russia’s war in Ukraine. The Bolshoi Theatre’s music director and principal conductor Tugan Sokhiev has announced his resignation, saying he felt under pressure due to calls to take a position on the war in Ukraine. The Russian said in a statement … Read more