Tour de France drops legal action against ‘ashamed’ fan
02 July 2021 | 3:22 pm
A cycling spectator who caused a mass pileup has told investigators she feels ashamed of her "stupidity." She is worried about the huge public interest in her case.
13 Jul 2018
France fans celebrate their country's win over Belgium in the World Cup semi-final in front of the big screen at Paris city hall.
15 Jul 2018
Fans in Paris went wild at the final whistle in the World Cup final on Sunday (July 15) as France won the competition for the second time in its history, beating Croatia 4-2.
21 Jul 2018
Harry styles helps a fan come out to her mom during his concert. Grace, an 18-year-old fan, brought a sign that caught the singer's attention during his concert.
14 Dec 2018
Afghan Messi fan: Boy who shot to fame forced to flee home.
9 Jun 2019
Cyrus and her husband, Liam Hemsworth,took a trip to Spain over the weekend. While walking through a crowd of people,a fan grabbed Cyrus’s hair and forcibly kissed her. Hemsworth quickly reacted,pulling Cyrus away from the fan. The pair swiftly departed following the incident. A video of the assault has been circulating on Twitter, with fans jumping to the 26-year-old star’s defense.
24 Jul 2019
Fires, which earlier had seemed under control, picked up pace later on Monday as winds caused the inferno to spread. So far, 33 injuries have been reported.
28 Aug 2019
Meet Mallory Johnson Bowling, a 31-year-old American woman who is living the dream. She is Kate Middleton's greatest fan and she has the wardrobe to prove it.
31 Aug 2019
After Bayern Munich won against Schalke 3-0, a fan of the losing team filed a fraud complaint against the referee and the video assistant. Many Schalke supporters believe the team was robbed of two penalty kicks.
11 Sep 2019
An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling for a stadium boycott.
23 Sep 2019
Nobel laureate Michael Spence, professor of economics at NYU's Stern School of Business and senior adviser at General Atlantic, comments on Federal Reserve monetary policy during an interview with Bloomberg's Romaine Bostick and Guy Johnson on "Bloomberg Markets."
19 Dec 2019
While Star Wars fans prepare for "The Rise of Skywalker," a die-hard fan of Carrie Fisher is petitioning, on Hollywood Boulevard, to get the late actress a star on the Walk of Fame. "Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill, the two male stars of Star Wars have stars, yet the female star of Star Wars does not have a star. So that turns into a feminist issue for me and for 5,931 people," argues Kristin Grady.
9 Oct 2020
Jillios, alias Jill, is a nine-year-old Congolese boy who is an ardent supporter of the Napoli football club. On September 25, he displayed his own football skills in Kinshasa, while sharing his dream of one day meeting his idols. Jillios was also seen on Wednesday September 30, enjoying some interviews of his favourite Napoli superstars, which he was watching on a phone with his feet.
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Comedian Trevor Noah, host of "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central, on Thursday said he was going to leave the program after hosting it for seven years, indicating he wanted to dedicate more time to stand-up comedy.
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Brocéliande is the largest forest in the western French region of Brittany. Although it covers more than 11,000 hectares, it's best known for being home to the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. With its landscape of moors and deep valleys, the forest is more than a place for rambling.
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Nigeria is celebrating 62 years of independence from British colonial rule. In the 62 years since, it has had a mix of civilian and military leaders—14 individuals with different titles, political ideologies, and philosophies.
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As European leaders were warning of sabotage to the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines, Poland and Norway inaugurated a new conduit that will reduce dependence on Russian gas. The move underscores the urgency of EU economies' search for new energy sources.
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The US president is planning to visit Florida after it was hit by what is feared to have been one of the deadliest hurricanes in the state's history. New warnings have been issued as the storm moves north.
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A video circulating on Twitter erroneously suggests that US military bomber jets were seen flying over eastern Germany earlier this week, feeding Russian allegations of US "sabotage" of the Nord Stream pipelines. We tell you more in this edition of Truth or Fake.