Pat Smullen: The five biggest wins of a glittering career in the saddle

PAT Smullen enjoyed a stellar 25-year career in the saddle. Following his sad death at the age of 43, we look back at five magic moments for the nine-time Irish champion jockey. Derby 2016 – Harzand The tough-as-teak Harzand was among the leading fancies heading into the 2016 Derby. The Dermot Weld-trained colt had won […]

The biggest mistakes the queen has made

Queen Elizabeth II has a variety of responsibilities. Throughout her record-breaking reign as the British monarch, she’s served as the head of the Church of England, hosted the country’s prime ministers to dispense advice, and represented her people at public events and ceremonies. Not to mention that the British people often look to her for […]

The biggest Yankees losers with MLB on hold

Had it all gone as planned, Gerrit Cole would be through his season-opening start, his Yankee Stadium debut and, this weekend, the righty would have been involved for the first time in The Rivalry. Oh yeah, he also would already have banked about $9 million of his pitching-record contract. Instead, Cole plays catch occasionally with […]

Vic economy in biggest slump since Depression

Melbourne’s long population and construction booms have come to an abrupt end, with the state economy facing its biggest slump since the Great Depression almost a century ago. In a research report prepared exclusively for The Age, analysts SGS Economics and Planning have forecast that the coronavirus pandemic will shrink the Victorian economy by up […]

Meet 'The Biggest Loser' At-Home Winner

The Biggest Loser‘s revamped season has come to an end and its at-home winner has been crowned. Megan Hoffman of Simi Valley, California, who was eliminated from the show in Week Six, went on to lose 83 pounds at home to win the $25,000 prize. She spoke by phone with Showbiz Cheat Sheet to talk […]

Germany suffers biggest daily jump in Covid-19 deaths for second day

Germany suffers its biggest daily jump in coronavirus deaths for second day in a row with 149 new fatalities, bringing mortality rate over 1% for the first time The 149 new deaths announced today bring Germany’s total from 583 to 732 It means the mortality rate has risen from 0.9% to over 1% in the […]

People reveal their BIGGEST regrets as they reflect on their twenties

People reveal the BIGGEST regrets from their twenties – including making adult films for money and settling down too soon to please their parents People from around the world shared decisions they regret making in twenties Writing on confessions app Whisper, many revealed they lacked self-confidence Others told how they found themselves in relationships with […]