Solicitor who told Muslim to go back to Afghanistan is struck off

Solicitor, 61, who blamed ‘wokeism’ when hauled before governing body for telling Muslim colleague woman to go back to Afghanistan and saying ‘Belgians made the Congo civil’ at lawyers’ function is struck off Victor Stockinger, 61, made racist and sexist remarks during High Court function He said comments were innocent ‘icebreakers’ and claimed he was […]

Biles returns to win bronze on balance beam

TOKYO — Simone Biles closed out the 2020 Olympic Games with a bronze medal. After missing the finals on vault, uneven bars and floor exercise, as well as the all around, Biles made her return to competition Tuesday — the last day of events for artistic gymnastics. She was greeted by a huge ovation from […]

Milestone medals in pool, surprising winner in 100M dash

TOKYO — Caeleb Dressel and Emma McKeon earned milestone medals at the Olympic pool before Italian runner Marcell Jacobs was the surprising winner of the race to determine the fastest man in the world. Jacobs crossed the line in 9.80 seconds on Sunday to bring the sprint gold to Italy for the first time. Jacobs […]

The investigator who put the Gladiator behind bars

The young skinhead tried to explain to the stern sergeant at the South Melbourne station that looks can be deceiving. He and a few of his gang were hauled in for kicking over rubbish bins, hooning around and apparently looking for trouble. By way of explanation the young man said they were not bash artists […]

Key moments from the Olympic Games: Day 6

Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Summer Olympics is taking place without fans or spectators and under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Key moments from the Olympic Games: Day 5

Each day, ABC News will give you a roundup of key Olympic moments from the day’s events in Tokyo, happening 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Standard Time. After a 12-month delay, the unprecedented 2020 Summer Olympics is taking place without fans or spectators and under a state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Ex-US Embassy staffer pleads guilty to assaulting, drugging at least 23 women

More On: sexual abuse Off-duty NYC firefighter charged with sexual abuse, assault Co-founder and ‘apostle’ of Calif. church busted for child sex abuse German team debuts unitards to protest ‘sexualization in gymnastics’ Texas cheerleading twins accuse former coach of sexual abuse A former staffer at the US Embassy in Mexico has pleaded guilty to drugging […]