2022 QAFLW Preview – Wilston Grange

By Daniel Viles Wilston Grange enters the 2022 Bond University QAFLW with a new coach, a new captain, and a new generation of players ready to write the next chapter in female football at Hickey Park. You could be forgiven for thinking a team that finished bottom of the ladder and then lost its captain, … Read more

‘I Will Keep Showing Up’

Megan Thee Stallion Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Megan Thee Stallion Megan Thee Stallion is getting major props for her impact on the music industry and beyond. At the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Tuesday, the rapper, 27, was presented this year’s Trailblazer Award by Kelly Rowland. “First of all, girl, thank you Kelly for presenting me with this … Read more

How “the World’s Greatest Gate-Crasher” Made It to the Oscar Stage 60 Years Ago

This year marks the 60th anniversary of one of the most outrageous security breaches in the then 34-ceremony history of the Academy Awards. Bypassing more than 100 police officers, Stanley Berman managed to walk onstage during the presentation of the Oscar for best cinematography. Holding a makeshift statue he had brought with him from his … Read more

Russia to only accept roubles for natural gas supplied to ‘unfriendly countries,’ Vladimir Putin says

Russia will seek payment only in rubles for natural gas supplied to “unfriendly countries,” Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has announced amid soaring gas prices in Europe. Mr Putin, in a retaliatory move against the west’s multiple bouts of sanctions on Russia following the Ukraine invasion, told officials on Wednesday that it made “no sense whatsoever” … Read more

Rishi Sunak says he ‘can’t make every problem go away’ after criticism of spring statement – UK politics live | Politics

Good morning. At Westminster there’s an old saying about how budgets that are well received on the day tend to fall apart, while those that aren’t instantly applauded end up being seen as successful. If this were true, Rishi Sunak would be able to console himself with the knowledge that the spring statement was brilliant, … Read more

Palestinians threatened by Jewish ‘terrorist militia’ in Naqab | Israel-Palestine conflict News

Occupied East Jerusalem – Palestinian residents of the Naqab (Negev) say they are fearful due to the formation of armed Jewish vigilante groups amid heightened tensions in the area. The Barel Rangers unit, a Jewish civilian group, was formally launched on Sunday by a former Israeli police officer, Almog Cohen, claiming inadequate police governance in … Read more

Bella Thorne Is Tired of Being Slut-Shamed

When Bella Thorne heard about the saga of Weldon Angelos, an up-and-coming music artist who was busted in 2003 for selling undercover informants $900 worth of weed and subsequently sentenced to 55 years in jail, she knew she had to get involved. Angelos, who was freed after 13 years behind bars thanks to a nationwide … Read more

UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report 2022 Documents Gains By Women & POC – Deadline

Hollywood movies are more ethnically diverse than ever according to a new report from UCLA, which found that women and people of color “have made enormous gains” over the past decade in their share of leading roles in top-performing films. UCLA’s “Hollywood Diversity Report 2022,” released Thursday, found that the percentage of leading roles played … Read more

Madeleine Albright had a lot to say about meeting Putin : NPR

US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright smiles as she shakes hands with Russian acting President Vladimir Putin, right, in Moscow’s Kremlin, in 2000. Albright has died of cancer, her family said Wednesday. Mikhail Metzel/AP hide caption toggle caption Mikhail Metzel/AP US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright smiles as she shakes hands with Russian acting President … Read more

UK Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Bikes, Stash Captured By Google Earth

The stash of bicycles found from the home of a man arrested in Oxford. The police in Oxford have arrested a man who suspected to have stolen more than 500 bicycles. The stash of bikes was recovered following a police raid on its premises last week. The 54-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of handling … Read more