Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula 1

Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula 1

Spanish two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has announced he is to retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season. The McLaren driver will end a career that began with a debut for Minardi at the Australian Grand Prix of 2001. Alonso, 37, who is competing in his 17th F1 season, won the 2005 […]

Highway bridge collapses in Italy, 22 dead

Highway bridge collapses in Italy, 22 dead

A motorway bridge has collapsed in the northwest Italian city of Genoa, killing around 22 people as vehicles plummeted to the ground, Interior Minister Matteo Salvini says. Video footage appears to show one of the towers holding up the bridge collapsing in stormy weather. Vehicles and debris fell 90m (295ft) on to rail tracks and […]

Car Crashes Outside U.K. Parliament in Suspected Terror Attack

Car Crashes Outside U.K. Parliament in Suspected Terror Attack

A car crashed into barriers outside the U.K. Houses of Parliament on Tuesday morning in a suspected terrorist attack, injuring several people just yards away from the site of an attack last year. Police said the driver, in his late 20s, was detained at the scene and later arrested on suspicion of terrorist offenses. The […]

Woman charged for wearing niqab in Denmark

Woman charged for wearing niqab in Denmark

A woman has become the first person in Denmark to be charged with wearing a face veil in public, after a ban came into effect on Wednesday. Local media report a 28-year-old woman was fined after getting into a scuffle with a woman trying to remove her veil. Police say they were called and when […]

Red Bull star Ricciardo joins Renault

Red Bull star Ricciardo joins Renault

The Red Bull Racing Formula 1 team have confirmed Daniel Ricciardo will leave the team at the end of the 2018 Formula 1 season, where it is understood the Australian will join Renault as the lead driver for 2019. Daniel Ricciardo is to leave Red Bull at the end of this season for Renault after […]

Arturo Vidal joins Barcelona from Bayern Munich

Arturo Vidal joins Barcelona from Bayern Munich

Barcelona have agreed a deal with Bayern Munich for Arturo Vidal, announcing the midfielder is set to sign a three-year contract. The 31-year-old moves for a reported €25 million fee ahead of the final year of his contract, after spending three seasons in Germany. Barcelona said on Friday he would have a medical in the […]

Apple is worth $1 trillion

Apple is worth $1 trillion

Apple has become the world’s first public company to be worth $1 trillion. The iPhone maker’s market value reached the figure in New York on Thursday and its shares closed at a new record high of $207.39. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months […]