Softball star Monica Abbott has become the first woman in US team sports to sign a contract worth $1m. The pitcher won a silver medal the 2008 Olympics with the US team and now plays for Houston’s Scrap Yard Dawgs, who only established themselves in the National Pro Fastpitch League in October 2015.
The forward has been sensational for the Championship side this season.
Aston Villa and Newcastle United will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Welsh Labour has been dealt a bitter blow in one of its heartland valleys seats where one of its most respected politicians was beaten by the Plaid Cymru leader, Leanne Wood.
Golden Years are truly golden, especially if you take to robbing banks!
Jordan Gibson, who boss Mark Warburton rates highly, has signed a new deal with Rangers.
Manchester City will be looking to bounce back from the defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League with victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Leeds defender is claimed to be struggling with illness.
The Scottish Premiership side will have a new manager from next season.
Paul Merson believes Southampton's Ronald Koeman is the man for the job.
Labour has suspended the former London mayor Ken Livingstone “for bringing the party into disrepute” after MPs accused of him of antisemitism and making offensive comments about Hitler supporting Zionism.
Sajid Javid has admitted that he should have gone to Mumbai for a crucial Tata Steel board meeting that led to the Indian company announcing it would pull out of the UK.
Companies as diverse as the household goods group Reckitt Benckiser, Standard Chartered bank and the advertising giant WPP could be the next to face showdowns over pay as investors prepare to vote at forthcoming annual meetings.