Sport shorts: Ex-NFL All-Pro Sharper surrenders to LA policeArizona Daily StarTrinidad and Tobago international Kevon Carter died of a suspected heart attack after training with his soccer club team in Port-of-Spain. The Caribbean Football Union says t…
Springfield-area Catholics credit pope with giving them new hopeThe State Journal-RegisterFrancis became the first Latin American pope, the first non-European pope in more than 1,200 years, and the first pope since 1415 to serve following the retirement of his predecessor. For years, Dan Frachey worked at Catholic Charities’ St. John’s […]
The US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died from taking a combination of heroin, cocaine and other drugs, the New York City medical examiner has ruled, The death of Hoffman, 46, who was found on February 2 with a needle in his arm on the floor of his Manhattan apartment, was […]
Expo in Salt Lake City celebrates Latin culturefox13now.comThe inaugural Utah Latin Expo was a celebration of shared heritage and an opportunity to make people aware of the various services the Latin community provides, like education, health care and entertainment. Juan Manuel Ruiz is the president of the …
Photo exhibition shows cultural changes over 50 years
Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Adolf Hitler were put up for auction online through Nate D. Sanders auction house and sold for $64,850, way above expectations. The two copies…
Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn gives his wistful debut solo album its first live airing at the inaugural BBC 6 Music Festival in Manchester.
Historic paradeBarbados AdvocateHome to one of the oldest Parliaments in the Commonwealth, Barbados began its Commonwealth Day celebrations early in honour of the 375th anniversary of Parliament, with a parade of flags in Historic Bridgetown yesterday….
Australia takes step towards day-night Test cricket
Brisbane’s Gabba ground, the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Adelaide Oval will all host matches with sessions played at night using pink balls and black sightscreens. “We’re serious about day-night test cricket and next week’s trials will play an …
Cricket faces a test of stylesSydney Morning Herald
Australian domestic cricketers unhappy with CA’s experiment with pink ballsCricket Country
Pop star Beyonce is joined on stage by rapper husband Jay-Z as she brings her Mrs Carter world tour to London for the second time.