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Malcolm X's family demand new murder investigation following allegations of FBI involvement
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Malcolm X's family demand new murder investigation following allegations of FBI involvement

Feb 22nd 2021, 8:53 AM 14,547 Views 34 Comments

The iconic black activist was shot dead in New York 55 years ago yesterday.

'Paul O'Connell has an aura, a presence - he's a world class operator'
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'Paul O'Connell has an aura, a presence - he's a world class operator'

Jan 29th 2021, 8:12 PM 21,136 Views 9 Comments

Munster and Ireland prop Dave Kilcoyne has outlined the impact the former Lions captain has had in Ireland camp.

Baseball mourns death of long-time home run king Hank Aaron
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Baseball mourns death of long-time home run king Hank Aaron

Jan 22nd 2021, 9:31 PM 2,731 Views 1 Comment

Aaron passed Babe Ruth’s long-standing record in 1974 and his mark stood until an era rife with performance enhancing drugs.

'He has always stood up for us' - Napoli honour Maradona amid Europa League win
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'He has always stood up for us' - Napoli honour Maradona amid Europa League win

Nov 26th 2020, 11:25 PM 5,087 Views 0 Comments

Players stepped out onto the pitch wearing his number 10 jersey before their victory over Rijeka.

Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status
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Prime Minister urged not to deny Lewis Hamilton a knighthood over tax status

Nov 16th 2020, 5:54 PM 11,850 Views 12 Comments

Motorsport UK chairman David Richards points to the seven-time world champion’s charitable work and push for equality and diversity.

'I have my good and bad days. This is normal for people my age' - Pele
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'I have my good and bad days. This is normal for people my age' - Pele

Feb 14th 2020, 8:00 AM 3,695 Views 1 Comment

Three-time World Cup winner Pele – who turns 80 in October – rejected claims over his health on Thursday.

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies aged 85
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Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies aged 85

Updated Feb 19th 2019, 2:40 PM 27,264 Views 23 Comments

The German high fashion icon was the creative director at Chanel since 1983.

'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room
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'You're living my dream': Classy Connor shares reverence for Taylor in champion's changing room

Jul 29th 2018, 8:40 PM 18,095 Views 13 Comments

Connor didn’t hide her admiration for Taylor as the fighters embraced following the Irishwoman’s third-round victory.

Janet Jackson cited #MeToo in her powerful acceptance speech at the Billboard Music Awards last night
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Janet Jackson cited #MeToo in her powerful acceptance speech at the Billboard Music Awards last night

May 21st 2018, 4:00 PM 1,752 Views 0 Comments

She’s the first woman of colour to win the Billboard Icon Prize.

Juventus icon Buffon has no referee rant regrets: ‘I’d say it all again’
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Juventus icon Buffon has no referee rant regrets: ‘I’d say it all again’

Apr 15th 2018, 12:02 AM 6,195 Views 16 Comments

The legendary goalkeeper blasted Michael Oliver after his controversial midweek decision in the Champions League.

Will Smith took the mick out of son Jaden by recreating one of his music videos
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Will Smith took the mick out of son Jaden by recreating one of his music videos

Feb 7th 2018, 10:17 AM 5,496 Views 2 Comments

To a tee.

Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain
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Brazilian legend Ronaldo wants to buy a football club in England or Spain

Jan 22nd 2018, 5:21 PM 9,793 Views 21 Comments

The World Cup winner is eager to get into ownership and has set his sights on the Championship or La Liga 2.

This is how Gemma Collins became an icon in her own right
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This is how Gemma Collins became an icon in her own right

Aug 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 6,446 Views 4 Comments

The British Rihanna, perhaps?

Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff
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Ajax rename Amsterdam Arena to honour club legend Johan Cruyff

Apr 25th 2017, 7:19 PM 4,913 Views 2 Comments

Today would have been his 70th birthday.

Legendary US actress Mary Tyler Moore has died
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Legendary US actress Mary Tyler Moore has died

Jan 25th 2017, 9:25 PM 27,467 Views 34 Comments

She was 80 years old.

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'
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Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

Jun 6th 2016, 7:47 PM 6,239 Views 0 Comments

The Champ knew how he wanted to say farewell.

Police have "no reason to believe" Prince took his own life
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Police have "no reason to believe" Prince took his own life

Apr 22nd 2016, 10:50 PM 38,781 Views 33 Comments

The iconic musician was found unresponsive in a lift at his Paisley Park estate

Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff
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Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff

Mar 25th 2016, 10:43 AM 3,745 Views 6 Comments

The Dutch legend tragically passed away on Thursday, leading to a number of suggestions on social media suggesting the Amsterdam ArenA be renamed in his honour.

'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie
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'You gave us so much': The music world mourns David Bowie

Jan 11th 2016, 9:59 PM 47,341 Views 99 Comments

“David’s friendship was the light of my life,” his friend and collaborator Iggy Pop said.

Here's seven things you didn't know about Coke's hundred-year-old bottle
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Here's seven things you didn't know about Coke's hundred-year-old bottle

Jan 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 25,879 Views 22 Comments

If you’re drinking gallons of the stuff this festive season, you might as well know some of its history…

One of America's greatest female athletes of all time has announced her retirement
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One of America's greatest female athletes of all time has announced her retirement

Oct 27th 2015, 8:14 PM 8,975 Views 5 Comments

No one – male or female – has scored more international goals than Abby Wambach’s tally of 184.

Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie
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Sports Film of the Week: Seve the Movie

Feb 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 3,961 Views 2 Comments

This recently released film charts the rise of the late, great Severiano Ballesteros.

One of the greatest back rows ever can't wait to face 'the best team in the northern hemisphere'
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One of the greatest back rows ever can't wait to face 'the best team in the northern hemisphere'

Feb 4th 2015, 7:30 AM 7,246 Views 1 Comment

Sergio Parisse rates Ireland very highly.

'This is something I'll take with me forever' - Toulon's Jonny Wilkinson
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'This is something I'll take with me forever' - Toulon's Jonny Wilkinson

May 24th 2014, 9:37 PM 7,348 Views 9 Comments

Meanwhile, Saracen’s Irish Director of Rugby, Mark McCall, will focus his side’s attention on the Premiership final.

'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending
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'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending

May 23rd 2014, 5:46 PM 2,838 Views 5 Comments

The Toulon out-half plays his second last professional game tomorrow against Saracens.

'I'd like to be there when Larsson leads Celtic out' -- Aiden McGeady
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'I'd like to be there when Larsson leads Celtic out' -- Aiden McGeady

May 23rd 2014, 9:22 AM 5,612 Views 11 Comments

Martin O’Neill praised the Swede’s qualities as a player before laughing off suggestions that Roy Keane could take the job instead.

On Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday, here are 5 things you mightn't know about her
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On Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday, here are 5 things you mightn't know about her

May 4th 2014, 2:37 PM 6,164 Views 0 Comments

The iconic actress passed away in 1993, but remains one of Hollywood’s most celebrated personalities.

Inter legend Zanetti to become club director at the end of the season
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Inter legend Zanetti to become club director at the end of the season

Apr 30th 2014, 10:23 AM 2,521 Views 1 Comment

The veteran defender will soon hang up his well-worn boots.

Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player
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Donnacha O'Callaghan set to surpass O'Gara as Munster's most capped player

Feb 14th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,968 Views 17 Comments

The second row is in line to make his 241st appearance for the province this weekend.

Ronaldo to open museum dedicated to himself
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Ronaldo to open museum dedicated to himself

Dec 4th 2013, 7:17 AM 4,701 Views 16 Comments

The Real Madrid winger is backing the opening on the island of Madeira

Cricket's 'Little Master' Tendulkar to retire after 200th Test
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Cricket's 'Little Master' Tendulkar to retire after 200th Test

Oct 10th 2013, 1:22 PM 659 Views 2 Comments

One of the greatest batsmen of all time is bowing out.

It’s official*: Tiger Woods is back!
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It’s official*: Tiger Woods is back!

Apr 3rd 2013, 10:45 AM 1,712 Views 1 Comment

*’Official’ cos Sports Illustrated say he’s back, that’s why.

11 moments that prove Christopher Walken is amazing
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11 moments that prove Christopher Walken is amazing

Mar 31st 2013, 10:30 AM 17,145 Views 21 Comments

He’s gonna need more cowbell to celebrate his birthday.

So, Manchester City celebrated their latest win with The Hoff
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So, Manchester City celebrated their latest win with The Hoff

Jan 1st 2013, 6:44 PM 3,001 Views 3 Comments

We’re just not quite sure why.

Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary
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Man throws paint at ancient Catholic icon of Virgin Mary

Dec 9th 2012, 3:43 PM 16,238 Views 71 Comments

Some believe the Black Madonna of Czestochowa, an ancient Polish icon of the Virgin Mary, can work miracles.

Does my ranking look big in this? Venus causes a storm in latest dress
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Does my ranking look big in this? Venus causes a storm in latest dress

Jan 19th 2011, 3:39 PM 971 Views 0 Comments

She’s a dedicated follower of fashion. And one of the best tennis players to ever live, of course.