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Kendrick Lamar, Katy Perry and the Weeknd lead MTV Video Music Awards nominations
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Kendrick Lamar, Katy Perry and the Weeknd lead MTV Video Music Awards nominations

Screenshot from Kendrick Lamar’s video for "Humble." (Vevo) Katy Perry arrives at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards.

The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards just made it a lot harder for Kendrick Lamar to stay humble.

Announced Tuesday morning on …

Resilient Matt Kuchar makes statement of intent as winds blow at Open
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Resilient Matt Kuchar makes statement of intent as winds blow at Open

Matt Kuchar reckons he had forgotten how good a test of the game this course provides and though he got a completely different set of questions in his second round on Friday to those he answered when compiling the five-under …

Groove not approved: permit denied for Summer of Love 50th anniversary party
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Groove not approved: permit denied for Summer of Love 50th anniversary party

The Human Be-In rally that touched off the Summer of Love in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on 14 January 1967 may have been a psychedelic, hippy-dippy, drug-addled, free-love, damn-the-man love-fest, but it did have one thing going for it: …

Candid lessons that helped a young, grieving widow learn to live after loss.
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Candid lessons that helped a young, grieving widow learn to live after loss.

Amelia and Manny made clear plans when they got married.

They planned to travel around the world. They planned what they’d want their family and their futures to look like. It was all so normal and real.

And then something …

Umali: Data ‘not necessary’ to prove need for death penalty
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Umali: Data ‘not necessary’ to prove need for death penalty

THE SPONSOR. House justice committee chairperson Reynaldo Umali defends the death penalty bill on February 15, 2017. Screenshot from congress.gov.ph

MANILA, Philippines – House justice committee chairperson Reynaldo Umali said on Wednesday, February 15, that data is "not necessary" in …

‘Unbelievable turmoil’: Trump’s first month leaves Washington reeling
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‘Unbelievable turmoil’: Trump’s first month leaves Washington reeling

President Donald Trump while meeting with Brian Krzanich, chief executive of Intel, in the Oval Office of the White House.

WASHINGTON — The resignation of Michael T. Flynn as national security adviser caps a remarkably tumultuous first month for President …

Arsenal stars will get lukewarm showers – Sutton boss
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Arsenal stars will get lukewarm showers – Sutton boss

Sutton United manager Paul Doswell has told Arsenal to expect lukewarm showers as part of a "nice Sutton welcome" ahead of Monday’s FA Cup fifth-round tie.

The non-league club are preparing to entertain an Arsenal side that suffered a humiliating …

Scottish and Welsh leaders brand repeal bill a ‘naked power grab’
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Scottish and Welsh leaders brand repeal bill a ‘naked power grab’

Theresa May is facing a fresh constitutional clash with the Scottish government after Nicola Sturgeon threatened to block the “great repeal bill”, dismissing it as a “naked power grab”.

The bill requires the consent of the Scottish parliament and the …

F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval for Gene-Altering Leukemia Treatment
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F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval for Gene-Altering Leukemia Treatment

A Food and Drug Administration panel opened a new era in medicine on Wednesday, unanimously recommending that the agency approve the first-ever treatment that genetically alters a patient’s own cells to fight leukemia, transforming them into what scientists call “a …

FBI director confirmation hearing: Chris Wray vows ‘strict independence,’ pressed on Trump Jr. emails
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FBI director confirmation hearing: Chris Wray vows ‘strict independence,’ pressed on Trump Jr. emails

Christopher Wray, President Trump’s pick for FBI director, vowed Wednesday to uphold “strict independence” at the bureau as his confirmation hearing became the latest stage for the Russia investigation drama.

Seeking to replace an FBI director fired by the president …