Close
Date TimeSeptember 26, 2019
Voice
Sixth-Grade Boys Allegedly Attack, Cut Girl’s ‘Ugly’ Dreadlocks at Private Christian School
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Courtesy Cynthia AllenAmari Allen was about to use the slide at the Immanuel Christian School playground on Monday when three white classmates appeared. Within “seconds,” the 12-year-old said, she was pushed down, her hands held behind her back as the boys called her names and cut off patches of her “ugly, nappy” dreadlocks. “One of the boys put his hand over my mouth so I wouldn’t scream while they used scissors on my hair,” she recalled to The Daily Beast on Thursday. "They were all laughing, calling me ugly, and saying I should have never been born.”The alleged assault only lasted “a minute or two” before the bell rang to signal the end of recess, the sixth grader said. The three boys took off running to go into their math class while Amari stayed on the slide, trying to collect herself before following behind. “They ran off laughing, and I was just sitting there,” the soft-spoken teenager said. “I’m hurt that it happened. All I want to ask them is, Why?”The Monday afternoon racist attack at the private Immanuel Christian School—an already controversial school where Karen Pence, the second lady of the United States, teaches art class part-time—has “destroyed” the Allen family, and they are now seeking legal and administrative retributions. Courtesy of Cynthia AllenAmari’s mother, Cynthia Allen, told The Daily Beast that the family met with school officials on Thursday morning to demand the three boys be removed and updated policies be put into place to ensure “this doesn’t happen again.” Allen also said Amari filed a police report. “We take seriously the emotional and physical well-being of all our students, and have a zero-tolerance policy for any kind of bullying or abuse. We are deeply disturbed by the allegations being made, and are in communication with the family of the alleged victim to gather information and provide whatever support we can,” the school said in a statement to The Daily Beast. “We have also reached out to law enforcement to ask them to conduct a thorough investigation, and further inquiries should be directed to the Fairfax County Police Department.”“All I am asking for is this to be resolved, if they can’t leave school, then I will,” Amari said. Her mother agreed, adding, “She’s in real pain but she wants justice.”The 53-year-old mom said it took two days for Amari to finally admit the attack even happened. At first, the 12-year-old told her mother that the missing parts of her hair were the result of playing “beauty salon” with another friend. “We continued to press her on it because it just didn’t sound like something she would do,” Cynthia Allen said. “Then she started breaking down crying, trembling, and shaking before telling us what happened.”Amari said she “instantly felt better” when she told her family about how the three sixth-grade boys pinned her down on the playground. She said while one boy covered her mouth, a second boy put her hands behind her back, and a third boy cut her dreadlocks while calling her names.“They called her ‘ugly,’ told her she was an ‘attention seeker,’ called her hair ‘nappy,’ all of these horrible things,” her mother said. “And when they ran away laughing, she just had to sit there and get herself together.” Amari admitted she initially denied that anyone cut her hair out of fear of retaliation. The three boys—including one that used to be her friend—are in six of her classes and she said she was afraid they “would come after me.”“They had scissors, so they could have done anything to me,” the sixth grader said. “I was afraid if I told the teacher they wouldn’t care.”Amari’s mom explained that this was not the first time her daughter had been subjected to bullying by these three classmates. Throughout the school year, the boys have allegedly been “taking her lunch every single day and calling her names.”“My concern is, how did they not see what was taking place, on the playground and all year,” Allen said. “Karen Pence, the vice president’s wife, works at the school. There is security and secret service everywhere. How did they not know!”The Immanuel Christian School, which enrolls kindergartners through eighth graders at its campus in Springfield, Virginia, has been previously embroiled in controversy after its school banned LGBT students and demanded all employees affirm the belief that marriage should only be between a man and a woman.According to The New York Times, the school’s employment application requires prospective teachers to describe their faith and sign their initials next to a list of beliefs, including Immanuel Christian’s definition of marriage and stances on sexual identity.“I understand that the term ‘marriage’ has only one meaning; the uniting of one man and one woman,” the application reads, detailing that certain “moral misconduct” considered disqualifying includes “heterosexual activity outside of marriage (e.g., premarital sex, cohabitation, extramarital sex), homosexual or lesbian sexual activity, polygamy, transgender identity, any other violation of the unique roles of male and female.”Pence, 62, has had a long history with the school, having taught from 2001 to 2013 while her husband served in Congress. And in December, the second lady decided to return twice a week to the private school as an art teacher. Cynthia Allen said despite the school’s recent controversies, she is more concerned with its future and said she is planning to speak to administrators further about preventing another racist attack. But for now, she said, Amari will not return to school. “Amari is surviving, but this can’t happen again,” she said. “She is terrified, she has not been able to sleep. And she is strong, I can’t imagine if this happened to somebody else.”
Related Stories
Investigation Launched Into Awarding Of Grant To Boris Johnsons Close FriendInvestigation Launched Into Awarding Of Grant To Boris Johnson's 'Close Friend'
Donald Trump vows to hit Taliban harder than ever on 9/11 anniversaryDonald Trump vows to 'hit Taliban harder than ever' on 9/11 anniversary
Dem presidential candidates call for Kavanaughs impeachmentDem presidential candidates call for Kavanaugh's impeachment
Bill Clinton and Jeb Bush seek refuge from Trump impeachment stormBill Clinton and Jeb Bush seek refuge from Trump impeachment storm
Anthony Joshua defends desert fight and points to Saudi Arabia ‘reforms’Anthony Joshua defends desert fight and points to Saudi Arabia ‘reforms’
Everything You Wanted To Know About Life As A Flight AttendantEverything You Wanted To Know About Life As A Flight Attendant
Philip Hammond Says He Will Not Back Election As Brexit Crisis LoomsPhilip Hammond Says He Will Not Back Election As Brexit Crisis Looms
Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask banHong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban
8 WTF Moments The Cast Of Friends Have Experienced Since The Beloved Show Finished8 WTF Moments The Cast Of Friends Have Experienced Since The Beloved Show Finished
Backstreet Boys Star Nick Carter Granted Restraining Order Against Brother AaronBackstreet Boys Star Nick Carter Granted Restraining Order Against Brother Aaron
Latest News
Football transfer rumours: Chelseas NGolo Kanté to join Real Madrid?Football transfer rumours: Chelsea's N'Golo Kanté to join Real Madrid?
What I Learned Growing Up The Biological Child Of Foster ParentsWhat I Learned Growing Up The Biological Child Of Foster Parents
Trump Appears To Call For His Own Impeachment In Bizarre TweetTrump Appears To Call For His Own Impeachment In Bizarre Tweet
Piers Morgan Labels David Walliams A ‘Snivelling Toady’ After Britain’s Got Talent Star Likes Negative Tweets About HimPiers Morgan Labels David Walliams A ‘Snivelling Toady’ After Britain’s Got Talent Star Likes Negative Tweets About Him
Family Of Six Found Living In Secret Room On A Farm Waiting For End Of The WorldFamily Of Six Found Living In Secret Room On A Farm 'Waiting For End Of The World'
Legos Hidden Side Range Is Part Nostalgia, Part Futuristic Fun – I Love ItLego's Hidden Side Range Is Part Nostalgia, Part Futuristic Fun – I Love It
Maltas police may have turned down evidence in journalists murderMalta's police 'may have turned down evidence' in journalist's murder
Panama Papers law firm Mossack Fonseca sues Netflix over The LaundromatPanama Papers law firm Mossack Fonseca sues Netflix over The Laundromat
Twitter lays out rules for world leaders amid pressure to rein in TrumpTwitter lays out rules for world leaders amid pressure to rein in Trump
Meat the Family: new reality TV show challenges carnivores to eat their petsMeat the Family: new reality TV show challenges carnivores to eat their 'pets'
Leaders
Donald-TrumpDonald Trump
45th President of the United States of America
Mike-PenceMike Pence
Vice President of the United States
Boris-JohnsonBoris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Angela-MerkelAngela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Emmanuel-MacronEmmanuel Macron
President of France
Justin-TrudeauJustin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Nancy-PelosiNancy Pelosi
Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Barack-ObamaBarack Obama
44th U.S. President
Theresa-MayTheresa May
Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom
Vladimir-PutinVladimir Putin
Russian President
Shinzo-AbeShinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Related Stories
Investigation Launched Into Awarding Of Grant To Boris Johnsons Close FriendInvestigation Launched Into Awarding Of Grant To Boris Johnson's 'Close Friend'
Donald Trump vows to hit Taliban harder than ever on 9/11 anniversaryDonald Trump vows to 'hit Taliban harder than ever' on 9/11 anniversary
Dem presidential candidates call for Kavanaughs impeachmentDem presidential candidates call for Kavanaugh's impeachment
Bill Clinton and Jeb Bush seek refuge from Trump impeachment stormBill Clinton and Jeb Bush seek refuge from Trump impeachment storm
Anthony Joshua defends desert fight and points to Saudi Arabia ‘reforms’Anthony Joshua defends desert fight and points to Saudi Arabia ‘reforms’
Everything You Wanted To Know About Life As A Flight AttendantEverything You Wanted To Know About Life As A Flight Attendant
Philip Hammond Says He Will Not Back Election As Brexit Crisis LoomsPhilip Hammond Says He Will Not Back Election As Brexit Crisis Looms
Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask banHong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban
8 WTF Moments The Cast Of Friends Have Experienced Since The Beloved Show Finished8 WTF Moments The Cast Of Friends Have Experienced Since The Beloved Show Finished
Backstreet Boys Star Nick Carter Granted Restraining Order Against Brother AaronBackstreet Boys Star Nick Carter Granted Restraining Order Against Brother Aaron
Latest News
Football transfer rumours: Chelseas NGolo Kanté to join Real Madrid?Football transfer rumours: Chelsea's N'Golo Kanté to join Real Madrid?
What I Learned Growing Up The Biological Child Of Foster ParentsWhat I Learned Growing Up The Biological Child Of Foster Parents
Trump Appears To Call For His Own Impeachment In Bizarre TweetTrump Appears To Call For His Own Impeachment In Bizarre Tweet
Piers Morgan Labels David Walliams A ‘Snivelling Toady’ After Britain’s Got Talent Star Likes Negative Tweets About HimPiers Morgan Labels David Walliams A ‘Snivelling Toady’ After Britain’s Got Talent Star Likes Negative Tweets About Him
Family Of Six Found Living In Secret Room On A Farm Waiting For End Of The WorldFamily Of Six Found Living In Secret Room On A Farm 'Waiting For End Of The World'
Legos Hidden Side Range Is Part Nostalgia, Part Futuristic Fun – I Love ItLego's Hidden Side Range Is Part Nostalgia, Part Futuristic Fun – I Love It
Maltas police may have turned down evidence in journalists murderMalta's police 'may have turned down evidence' in journalist's murder
Panama Papers law firm Mossack Fonseca sues Netflix over The LaundromatPanama Papers law firm Mossack Fonseca sues Netflix over The Laundromat
Twitter lays out rules for world leaders amid pressure to rein in TrumpTwitter lays out rules for world leaders amid pressure to rein in Trump
Meat the Family: new reality TV show challenges carnivores to eat their petsMeat the Family: new reality TV show challenges carnivores to eat their 'pets'
Leaders
Donald-TrumpDonald Trump
45th President of the United States of America
Mike-PenceMike Pence
Vice President of the United States
Boris-JohnsonBoris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Angela-MerkelAngela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Emmanuel-MacronEmmanuel Macron
President of France
Justin-TrudeauJustin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Nancy-PelosiNancy Pelosi
Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Barack-ObamaBarack Obama
44th U.S. President
Theresa-MayTheresa May
Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom
Vladimir-PutinVladimir Putin
Russian President
Shinzo-AbeShinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Saudi Arabia opens to tourists with investment appeal and no abaya rule
Trump's Attack on Whistle-Blower in Private Meeting Was Caught on Video
US bars Cuba's Raul Castro and family
China Accused of Harvesting Organs of Uighurs, Falun Gong Religious Group
Trevor Noah Mocks ‘Idiot’ Trump for Releasing ‘Damning’ Ukraine Transcript
Tracks of the week reviewed: AG Cook, Post Malone, Bombay Bicycle Club
Keane: how we made Somewhere Only We Know
Tyler, the Creator review – hero's welcome for rap's heartbroken dandy
Focus on team chemistry sets up Australia for cycling road worlds success | Kieran Pender
Grey's Anatomy Season 16 Premiere Recap: To Everything, Turn, Turn, Turn
Mexico searches anew for students' remains on 5th anniversary of disappearance
Republicans see impeachment backfiring. Democrats fear they may be right
How Trump’s obsession with Clinton’s emails could come back to bite him now he has his own server issues
Iranian woman convicted of US sanctions violation released
Town hall speakers rebuke Lam for Hong Kong protest response
U.S. Census Finds 22.1 Million ‘Not a U.S. Citizen’ in Survey
Death, data and digital doppelgangers: Sui Zhen's uncanny valley
Stephen Colbert and Conan O'Brien pay tribute to the late, great Ric Ocasek
Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend
Israel Folau's return to rugby league derailed as RLIF suspend Tonga
Kellyanne Conway scolds government employees who spoke with whistleblower
Adam Lambert talks new music, new boyfriend, new attitude, and 10 years of being here for your entertainment
Why the best film of the 21st century is There Will Be Blood
The best Stephen King movies … ranked!
The Abyss at 30: why James Cameron's sci-fi epic is really about love
Mel C: 'Therapy Is Bloody Great, I Recommend It To Everybody'
Investigator says cop didn't commit crime; jury not present
'Just a second, please': El Salvador president's U.N. selfie eclipses speech
Texas executes man for murdering family
Run by California GOP stalwart pressures indicted incumbent
All agreements off if Israel annexes territory, Abbas warns at UN
US confirms Syria's Assad used chemical weapons in May: Pompeo
'Jesus Christ! I thought we'd get four': Pensioner cruise drug smugglers sentenced to eight years in Portuguese prison
Stephen Colbert isn't convinced Saudi Arabia should send America's military into war with Iran
England’s Owen Farrell ‘missing part of his nose’ after bruising win over USA
Salford stand on verge of maiden Grand Final after beating Castleford
Wales working hard to stay within laws at Rugby World Cup, says Justin Tipuric
NRL brings out best in British with seven players vying to reach grand final | John Davidson
Alcohol set to be subsidised and more available at 2022 World Cup in Qatar
Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino has first date night with wife Lauren after leaving prison
John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz Join Netflix’s ‘Space Force’ Comedy From Greg Daniels and Steve Carell
Natural Born Killers at 25: the problem with Oliver Stone's hit film
Johnson Could Woo Labour Leave Voters With New Pledge To Build More Council Homes, Poll Suggests
The Latest: Trump turns sheriffs meeting into pep rally
Pompeo has no comment on possibility of U.S.-Iran prisoner swap
Ex-lawmaker Issa vies for seat of indicted GOP congressman
US says Assad again used chemical weapons, vows action
Members of disbanded EPA air quality panel form independent group
2020 Vision Wednesday: Trump says impeachment will be 'a positive for me in the election.' Will it?
Boeing, FAA misjudged pilot response to 737 MAX trouble: government report
Alastair Cook steadies Essex nerves in County Championship triumph
Referee shot in face by cannon during college football game in Maine
Arsenal cruise past Fiorentina into last 16 thanks to Little and Miedema
Simon Harmer proves the man for all season in Essex’s title triumph | Tanya Aldred
Ex-casino employee to seek parole chance in Vegas killing
Grieving mother shares heartbreaking tribute to children on 'first day of school'
Correction: Liberty University-Falwell story
Death row inmate executed for killing his wife and stepsons, raping stepdaughters
Hong Kong leader endures barrage of anger at town hall meeting
The Beginning of Bernie’s End
Trump called Pelosi to ask if they could 'work something out' before impeachment launched, report says
Dallas officer on trial had no drugs, alcohol in system
Pakistan overturns man's blasphemy conviction after 17 years on death row
Barr Can’t Be Surprised Trump Offered His Services to Ukraine. He Predicted as Much
IAAF to drop ‘fastest loser’ at world championships after complaints
Nigel Benn’s comeback at the age of 55 is a dangerous temptation of fate | Kevin Mitchell
Charles Leclerc tells himself to shut up after angry reaction in Singapore
Derby’s Richard Keogh injured for rest of season after ‘alcohol-related’ car crash
Wall Street Democrats are threatening to back Trump if Warren is nominated. She probably doesn't care
Jim Carrey Compares Trump to Hans Gruber in ‘Die Hard’-Inspired Artwork
John Major Describes The 'Political Chicanery' He Worries Boris Johnson Will Use To Get No-Deal Brexit
Dominic Cummings Told Labour MP Who Complained About Death Threat To Vote For Brexit
Australia PM lashes climate critics in UN speech
Pelosi, Trump and impeachment: How the speaker got to 'yes'
Dallas Fed's Kaplan: U.S. needs more, not less, immigration for economic growth
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Next Big Effort: Tackling Poverty
Lockheed to begin supplying F-16 wings from Indian plant in 2020
Tesla squad car almost runs out of battery during a high-speed police pursuit
Impeachment Was Unpopular Before Pelosi Acted: Campaign Update
County cricket: Essex crowned champions after draw at Somerset – as it happened
Nigel Benn’s woeful misjudgment is dangerous temptation of fate | Kevin Mitchell
William Carson took ‘eight or nine lines’ of cocaine two days before riding
Carabao Cup shocks and the death of Sahar Khodayari – Football Weekly Extra
Andy Murray impresses but cannot see off Alex de Minaur in China
England choose attrition rather than razzle-dazzle to deal with USA | Paul Rees
England 45-7 USA: Rugby World Cup player ratings | Michael Aylwin
Rodrygo and the 'ilusión' of La Liga's 21st-century boys | Sid Lowe
Angers are starting to turn heads with their unconventional beauty
White House engaged in a 'coverup' to hide Ukraine phone call, Nancy Pelosi says
Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi: Who is Princess Beatrice's fiance?
Huge fire in French chemical plant tackled by more than 100 firefighters
Jennifer Aniston, Greg Berlanti Tapped for SAG-AFTRA Foundation Honors
Maguire says he was not directed to withhold whistleblower complaint from Congress
Man arrested outside office of Labour MP Jess Phillips
Sea of Shadows review – porpoise documentary slips through the net
PM Adviser Dominic Cummings Told Labour MP Who Complained About Death Threat To Vote For Brexit
Man Arrested For Trying To Kick Office Door Of Labour MP Jess Phillips
Vans And CoppaFeel! To Launch Boob-Covered Collection – And We Want It All
Elf On The Shelf Is Officially Back. But It Won't Cost You As Much
Biden’s Brother Used Former VP’s Cancer Initiative in Business Pitch
Five Key Takeaways From Trump’s Call to Ukraine’s Zelenskiy
Former US college football player home from prison in China
Pensioner cruise drug smugglers sentenced to 8 years in Portuguese prison
Looted sarcophagus once shown at New York's Met returned to Egypt
Cokanasiga helps England crush USA as Quill gets World Cup’s first red card
Football League rejects proposal to readmit Bury into League Two
High hits and Ford’s finesse: five things learned from England 45-7 USA | Gerard Meagher
Rob Gronkowski was dangerously wrong when he says CTE is 'fixable' | Ian McMahan
Barcelona fined only €300 for breaking rules when signing Antoine Griezmann
Rugby World Cup: England power past USA on day seven – video highlights
GOP congressman bluntly condemns Trump for the Ukraine call: 'This is not okay'
Maguire says he was not directed to withhold whistleblower complaint from Congress
Swedish McDonald's turns billboards into 'bee hotels'
Acting Director of National Intelligence Maguire: 'I think the whistleblower did the right thing'
1st look at 'Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance' attraction at 'Galaxy's Edge'
‘Britain's Queen of Happiness’: a fairytale ending for silent film star Betty Balfour
Now Boris Johnson's Sister Puts The Boot In And Accuses Him Of Using Commons As A ‘Bully Pulpit’
MPs Deny Boris Johnson A Commons Break For Tory Party Conference
Naga Munchetty: BBC Stands By Ruling Over Presenter’s Trump Comments
BBC staff complain over Munchetty reprimand for Trump remark
Democrats read whistleblower's complaint and call it 'disturbing'
Five years after student disappearances, Mexico digs for remains in new dump
DOJ: Federal prison official had sexual relationship with ex-prison union chief
U.S. Senator Warren's liberal plans fuel rise in Democratic presidential field
New burial rules seek to extend Arlington Cemetery lifespan
Rashida Tlaib’s Vaping Interview: She’s Either Lying or Ignorant
Chilean prosecutor who led church abuse probes faces removal amid negligence claim
Trump impeachment: Republican senator admits whistleblower complaint is ‘deeply disturbing'
The Beatles' singles – ranked!
Cokanasiga helps England crush USA as Quill sees World Cup’s first red card
William Carson: I took eight or nine lines of cocaine two days before riding
Derby’s Richard Keogh out for season with injury after ‘alcohol-related’ car crash
Marco Silva is losing his swashbuckler lustre as Everton’s shine fades | Paul Wilson
Barcelona fined €300 for breaking rules when signing Antoine Griezmann
Rugby World Cup interviewer calls Italy's Dean Budd the Canada captain – video
Tomorrow review – sorry tale of broken-hearted war veteran
BBC Offers Explanation For Naga Munchetty Ruling Amid Growing Backlash
Jess Phillips Accuses Boris Johnson Of 'Workshopping' Language Designed To 'Inflame Hatred And Division'
Barrister Sentenced For Upskirting On London Underground
Let’s End The ‘Strong Black Woman’ Stereotype. Can’t We Be Vulnerable And Emotional Too?
Kamala Harris Touts Tough Image as Race Slips in Key States
Khashoggi murder 'happened under my watch,' Saudi crown prince tells PBS
Two children beaten to death in India for defecating in open
Mexico searching another dump in case of 43 missing students
'I would like you to do us a favor.' What Trump and Zelensky said in their July 25 phone call
Iranian president warns of a region 'on the edge of collapse'; blames U.S. sanctions
Maldives targets one million Chinese with more direct flights
Sturgill Simpson: Sound & Fury review – country's outlaw catches fire
VAR needs to work faster and better but is proving to be a joy with jeopardy | Max Rushden
Liverpool FC fail in move to trademark the word ‘Liverpool’
'At times they are illegal' – Japan coach backs Ireland scrum claims
Football transfer rumours: Eriksen to sign for Real Madrid in January?
Will Kevin Feige's Star Wars film spell the end for the George Lucas era?
The Goldfinch review – Donna Tartt's art-theft epic has its wings clipped | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
Maggie Smith's 20 best films – ranked!
'It felt like a wonderful dream' – DA Pennebaker on making Monterey Pop
This Mum's Genius Hack Will Make Supermarket Shopping With Kids That Little Bit Easier
Princess Beatrice Engaged To Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi
Jacques Chirac, Former French President, Dies Age 86
Gary Lineker Wants Parents To Stop Shouting At Their Kids From Football Pitch Sidelines
British Man ‘Accidentally Runs Over And Kills Wife’ During Greek Holiday
Vans Partners With CoppaFeel! To Launch Boob-Covered Collection – And We Want It All
4 Key Takeaways From An Incredible Day In Parliament
Iran president warns of a region 'on the edge of collapse'
Khashoggi murder 'happened under my watch,' Saudi crown prince says in new documentary
Cuban-American sues American Airlines, Latam Airlines for 'trafficking' in Havana airport
Top Venezuelan govt. official in N.Korea: state media
Rudy’s Big Plan to Defend Trump on Ukraine: Play the George Soros Card
White House releases incomplete ‘transcript’ of Trump’s Ukraine phone call about Joe Biden
In Syria, a vast underground hideout housed rebel base
Trump news: President gives rambling speech at UN after Ukraine call memo released, as Senate receives whistleblower complaint
Cardi B: I was sexually assaulted on magazine photoshoot
England v USA: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!
Matteo Minozzi seals Italy’s seven-try romp over Canada at Rugby World Cup
TV studio tumbles, cyclists v puddles and hypnotised footballers | Classic YouTube
Nick Kyrgios given suspended 16-week ban for ‘aggravated behaviour’
'At times they are illegal' – Japan coach backs claims against Ireland scrum
The Breakdown | World Cup can remind rugby of its responsibility to game’s collective will
Talking Horses: William Carson faces six-month drug ban from riding
'We are in an epidemic': Adrian Hayes on how social media magnifies climbing's danger
Franck Ribéry and a tale of the unexpected for Fiorentina | Nicky Bandini
Carabao Cup fourth-round draw: Chelsea v Man Utd, Liverpool v Arsenal – as it happened
Late night hosts have theories on why Trump released such an incriminating transcript of his Ukraine call
Marvel mastermind Kevin Feige to develop new Star Wars film
Zero stars: is James Franco's starry Zeroville the worst film of 2019?
The Last Tree review – Shola Amoo's heartfelt coming-of-age drama
Ad Astra review: Brad Pitt sulks in outer space
Why The Third Man is an essential primer for no-deal Brexit
Meet The Dancing On Ice 2020 Contestants Confirmed So Far
The Circle Star Tim Wilson's Nigel Farage 'Spat' And UKIP History Explained
Meghan Markle Gives Archie's Hand-Me-Downs To Charity Supporting Mothers With HIV
Piers Morgan Sticks Up For Naga Munchetty After BBC Said She Breached Guidelines With Trump Comments
How To Organise The Best Surprise Party In History
Hawaii Police Officer Forced Homeless Man To Lick Urinal, Court Hears
Scooter Braun Finally Addresses Taylor Swift Drama After 'Bullying' Accusations
Turkey's Erdogan urges caution over blaming Iran for Saudi attack: Fox News
This Amazon Echo Wall Clock is way more than meets the eye, and it’s on sale right now
As attack drones multiply, Israeli firms develop defenses
Cream drummer Ginger Baker critically ill in hospital
Italy v Canada: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!
Close