LIVE Rugby: Hurricanes vs Chiefs
It's business time in Super Rugby as tonight the first quarter final of 2018 takes place at Westpac Stadium in Wellington. The Hurricanes host the Chiefs for the right to move on to the semis next weekend, which will most likely be a match against the ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 20:00:00 +1200
Alt-right speakers Stefan Molyneux and Lauren Southern anger NZ Muslims
Lauren Southern and Stefan Molyneux were banned from speaking at Auckland Council's Bruce Mason Centre, but were today granted working visas by Immigration New Zealand. The two Canadians are known for their Islamophobic views and the ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +1200
Search between an oasis, rock archway and dinosaurs – Fortnite Challenge ...
The second week of Fortnite's fifth season started this morning, and with it comes a challenge you might find pretty tricky to complete: “Search between an oasis, rock archway and dinosaurs.” Off of the name alone, you'd be right in assuming the end ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +1200
Ryan Fox sweating on British Open chances after even-par 71 in second round
Kiwi golfer Ryan Fox will have to watch and wait to learn if he has made the cut at the British Open. A bogey on the par-four 17th hole may have cost Fox a chance to play at the weekend at Carnoustie, as he temporarily fell outside the cut-line at two ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:00:00 +1200
Jennifer Hudson, Taylor Swift, James Corden & Ian McKellen Line Up For 'Cats ...
Oscar-winner Hudson is in line to play Grizabella, the former 'Glamour Cat', while I understand McKellen will play the lovable patriarch Old Deuteronomy. Swift's last big-screen acting role was in 2014 feature The Giver. Brit tabloid The Daily Mail ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +1200
The Greatest Showman is being shown on a giant screen by the sea this summer
If you loved The Greatest Showman , you're in luck because it's being screened at a unique location this summer. The 2017 hit musical starring Hugh Jackman will be shown on a temporary cinema screen that's being set up at the Barry Island Gardens .
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +1200
Ninja Raises Huge Amount for Charity to Get Fortnite Inspired Tattoo
Ninja has raised over $300,000 in the name of charity to get his first ever tattoos - one of which will be inspired by the Fortnite Llama. Since rising to unprecedented levels of popularity on Twitch and YouTube, Ninja has been using his huge following ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 02:00:00 +1200
British Open 2018: Round 2 — live stream, tee times, scores
The world No.10 joined first-round leader Kevin Kisner atop the leaderboard with birdies on the fourth, fifth, ninth, 11th and 14th holes as the cream began to rise on Friday. Northern Ireland ... Follow Round 2 of the 2018 British Open in the live ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +1200
141 victims of doctor Larry Nassar's sexual abuse accept courage award at ESPYs
The victims of a disgraced Olympic gymnastics team doctor took to the stage at an annual sports awards event to stand together in solidarity. Larry Nassar was convicted of sexually assaulting more than 250 women and girls over two decades. Olympic US ...
Public date: Fri, 20 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +1200
Morning report: The Open, Round 2
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland – Good morning, golf fans. Here's a quick look at Friday's early developments in the second round of The Open Championship at Carnoustie. HELLO, RAIN. After a lengthy dry spell in Scotland that left Carnoustie's fairways with ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +1200
Mr. Bean Is Not Dead: Viral Death Hoax Targets Actor Rowan Atkinson for Third Time
Rowan Atkinson is not dead, despite a death hoax that has circulated the Internet multiple times. The latest viral death hoax centered on the 63-year-old Mr. Bean star was an attempt to spread a computer virus, according to website Hoax Slayer. The ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +1200
The Raptors were already good. Kawhi Leonard makes them scary
Much of the attention surrounding Kawhi Leonard has been on his looming free agency, and rightfully so. The Raptors just traded one of the best players in team history for someone who can leave for nothing next summer. But instead of focusing on the ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 02:00:00 +1200
Meryl Streep passes the 'Mamma Mia 2' spotlight to Lily James and a new generation
Stepping into those big platform shoes is "Cinderella" star Lily James in Streep's role as young Donna, alongside younger versions of her partners in crime, Tanya (Jessica Keenan Wynn) and Rosie (Alexa Davies), and young lovers Sam (Jeremy Irvine ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:00:00 +1200
Sir Cliff Richard wins BBC privacy case over coverage of police raid
Sir Cliff Richard has been awarded 210,000 pounds ($405,000) damages after winning his privacy case against the BBC, but a judge ruled that the star is entitled to further sums to be decided at a later date. The judge said the BBC had infringed Sir ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +1200
The Equalizer 2: Denzel Washington as a superhero should be more fun
The grand finale of the first Equalizer movie is one of the most sublimely silly sequences I've ever seen. Denzel Washington, starring as retired CIA black ops operative Robert McCall (though his character's name is about as important as Liam Neeson's ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +1200
Kendrick Lamar in Auckland: What you need to know
Auckland, prepare for your dose of Kendrick Lamar fever. The Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper lifted the roof off Dunedin's Forsyth Barr on Tuesday, as part of his world wide tour DAMN. And he's about to do the same at Spark Arena on Thursday and Friday ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +1200
Kendrick Lamar delivers hit after hit to fiery Auckland fans
So, it will come as no surprise when I say Kendrick Lamar's Thursday night performance in Auckland was gripping. The American rapper not only left his crowd breathless, but surely walked out of Spark Arena exhausted after delivering an action-packed ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +1200
Warriors coach says NZ club need to give Simon Mannering a fitting farewell
It will border on a travesty if the Warriors don't challenge for an NRL premiership in Simon Mannering's final season of rugby league. Club Record Most Games Simon Mannering shakes hands with Head coach Stephen Kearney. 2017 Vodafone. Warriors ...
Public date: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 05:00:00 +1200
Trolls propel Trump to top Google ratings for “idiot
In the current exploit, several posts on Reddit associating Trump's name, photo and the word “idiot” received tens of thousands of upvotes, which Google uses as an important ranking signal. Media sources such as the Guardian, Fortune, The Hill and ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +1200
Bhuvneshwar Kumar ruled out of first three Tests against England
MUMBAI: The eight-wicket loss to hosts England in the third One-Day International at Leeds notwithstanding, Team India suffered a bigger blow on Wednesday when the selectors held back pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar's name in the squad announced for the ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 02:00:00 +1200