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From a uni bedroom to Broadway (almost)

Image caption Even by 2020 standards, Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss have been on quite the journey From humble beginnings in a uni bedroom to the bright lights of Broadway, the story of Six is every writer’s dream. But Lucy Moss and Toby Marlow’s musical, which turns Henry VIII’s wives into Beyonce and Ariana-style divas,…

Pacquiao camp confirms McGregor talks

Pacquiao (right) lost in 2015 to Mayweather, the only man McGregor has previously fought in professional boxing Manny Pacquiao’s special assistant says that the eight-weight world champion hopes to fight Conor McGregor in 2021. Jayke Joson added that a “huge portion” of Pacquiao’s earnings would go to help coronavirus victims in the 41-year-old’s native Philippines….

What we know about Megan Thee Stallion ‘shooting’

Image copyright Getty Images Rappers Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez are back in the news, after Tory denied shooting Megan in the feet in one of his new songs. The case has led to several high-profile rows in the US music industry. It has also sparked a debate about perceptions of gender-based violence against…

Paul Rusesabagina of ‘Hotel Rwanda’ appears in court again seeking bail after arrest on terrorism charges

He appeared before the Nyarugenge intermediate court Friday in the capital, Kigali, where a judge ruled that a decision will be made on his bail application October 2. Rusesabagina, 66, was appealing against last week’s ruling to remand him for 30 days. His lawyers, Emelin Nyembo and David Rugaza, told the court that Rusesabagina should…

Everton continue perfect start with win at Palace

Richarlison made no mistake from the spot after Joel Ward had been penalised for handball Everton continued their perfect start to the season with a deserved victory against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Dominic Calvert-Lewin’s fifth league goal of the season opened the scoring for the Toffees following neat build-up from James Rodriguez and Seamus…

Murray set for ‘amusing’ Wawrinka match

Andy Murray (left) lost to Stan Wawrinka in the 2017 French Open semi-finals, with the Swiss going on to lose to Rafael Nadal in the final Dates: 27 September – 11 October Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Coverage: Selected radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sport website, plus daily reports…


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