Wikileaks stops publishing classified files

The whistle-blowing website Wikileaks is suspending its publication of classified files. Wikileaks said that it would focus instead on raising funds to ensure its future survival. The announcement came after what the group called a blockade by US-based finance companies. This followed its disclosure on the internet of hundreds of thousands of secret US government … [Read the full story]

Rodwell won appeal for ‘soft as shit’ red card

Everton midfielder Jack Rodwell has won his appeal against the red card he was shown during the Barclays Premier League defeat by Liverpool. Something has to be done about the card happy refs or they will ruin the game. Everton fans were enraged when referee Martin Atkinson showed Rodwell a red card for a challenge … [Read the full story]

Raquel Welch is still hot at 70

She is often cast in the role of grandmother nowadays but Raquel Welch could still get away with playing parts cast to women half her age. The glamorous actress just turned 70, but you would never know it by looking at her! With hardly a line on her face, the stunning star added a bit … [Read the full story]

Poms appeal gets Sally Pearson disqualified

Australia’s Sally Pearson has been stripped of the Commonwealth Games 100 metres gold medal after an unsuccessful counter-appeal against being disqualified for false-starting. Pearson won the race in 11.28 seconds in New Delhi on Thursday night. But the English team successfully appealed that she should have been disqualified for a false start, as happened to … [Read the full story]

Throw “strumpet” in jail without an appeal

A Perth model barred from licensed premises after glassing a woman in the face has been sent back to jail for breaching her bail conditions. Why was she on bail in the first place? Eva Grace Scolaro, 24, had her bill revoked in the WA Supreme Court in Perth on Tuesday and was remanded in … [Read the full story]