August 3, 2019

Michael Conlan: Belfast featherweight stops Diego Alberto Ruiz in Falls Park

Michael Conlan cruises to his 12th professional win as he outclasses Diego Alberto Ruiz in front of a raucous crowd at Falls Park.
August 3, 2019

Boris Johnson announces £1.8bn one-off cash boost for NHS hospitals

The money will be available immediately, with some of it funding upgrades to 20 hospitals in England.
August 3, 2019

Sports centres ban energy drinks for children

All publicly-owned centres ban the sale of high-caffeine drinks to users under the age of 16.
August 3, 2019

Newspaper headlines: ‘Too late’ to stop no deal and menopause ‘halted’

The front pages focus on the new government's Brexit strategy and a potential medical breakthrough.
August 3, 2019

Tennis sensation Coco Gauff got advice on how to handle scrutiny from an expert: Michelle Obama

WASHINGTON, DC — It’s been a whirlwind month for 15-year-old American tennis sensation Coco Gauff, the former top-ranked junior player who captured the hearts of the sports world when she became the youngest player to ever qualify for the Wimbledon main draw, upset five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round, and then made […]
August 3, 2019

Tennis sensation Coco Gauff got advice on how to handle scrutiny from an expert: Michelle Obama

WASHINGTON, DC — It’s been a whirlwind month for 15-year-old American tennis sensation Coco Gauff, the former top-ranked junior player who captured the hearts of the sports world when she became the youngest player to ever qualify for the Wimbledon main draw, upset five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round, and then made […]
August 3, 2019

Calais: Dublin man charged with ‘largest UK port gun seizure’

Man in due in court on Monday after guns were found in a Volkswagen Passat coming from Dover.
August 3, 2019

Whaley Bridge dam: More homes evacuated as storm threat looms

Another 55 homes evacuated from a Derbyshire town as workers try to shore up a damaged dam.
August 3, 2019

At Least 20 People Were Killed At A Walmart In El Paso, Texas

A perpetrator or a group of perpetrators attacked a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, August 3. According to local NBC affiliate KTSM, at least 18 people were shot in the attack; the total number of fatalities or injuries is not yet known. El Pas...
August 3, 2019

South Essex drugs-related deaths: Two men arrested

The men from London and Grays have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs.