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September 22, 2017 3:56 PM Suspected serial motorcycle thief arrested in Yishun

SINGAPORE: A 19-year old man has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in a series of motorcycle thefts across Singapore. Police said in a news release on Friday (Sep 22) that they received a report at about 11.30pm on Tuesday that a motorcycle stolen from the open carpark of Block 247 of Yishun Avenue 9. Ang Mo Kio Police Division officers conducted 3

September 22, 2017 5:35 AM Australian police charge man for attacking former PM Abbott

SYDNEY - Australian police charged a 38-year-old man on Friday for allegedly assaulting former prime minister and same-sex marriage opponent Tony Abbott in the Tasmanian city of Hobart. The man was charged with 'Common Assault' following an investigation into a complaint made by Abbott, Tasmania police said on its Facebook page. Abbott told local media 3

September 20, 2017 1:37 PM Man charged with releasing pet stingrays into reservoir

SINGAPORE — In the first court case involving stingray abandonment here, a 48-year-old man was charged Wednesday (Sept 20) with letting three of the creatures loose at Lower Seletar Reservoir in June. Larry Tan Chin Guan allegedly released three Motoro stingrays at about 3pm to 4pm on June 2 without reasonable cause or excuse, according to court documents 4

September 20, 2017 12:03 PM Singaporean accused of swapping tags on bags at airport

SINGAPORE — A Singaporean baggage handler has been charged with "mischief" for allegedly swapping tags on hundreds of suitcases at the city-state's airport, causing them to end up at the wrong destination. Tay Boon Keh, 63, could be jailed if found guilty of having swapped the tags on 286 bags at Changi Airport, one of the world's busiest hubs and often 4

September 19, 2017 9:04 PM Changi luggage handler accused of swopping bag tags

The ubiquitous baggage tag, which many airline passengers take for granted, helps ensure that luggage ends up at the destination it is supposed to - unless someone decides to swop them around. Yesterday, 63-year-old Tay Boon Keh was charged with 286 counts of mischief for swopping around baggage tags attached to the pieces of luggage he encountered 3

September 18, 2017 10:50 AM Football: Everton forward Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink driving, receives 2-year driving ban

(GUARDIAN) - Former England football captain Wayne Rooney pleaded guilty to a drink driving charge on Monday (Sept 18) and was banned from driving for two years, and ordered to perform 100 hours of community service. "Following today's court hearing, I want publicly to apologise for my unforgivable lack of judgement in driving while over the legal limit 3

September 18, 2017 9:46 AM Rooney set to appear in court charged with drink driving

LONDON: Former England captain Wayne Rooney is due to appear in court on Monday (Sep 18) charged with a drink-driving offence. The Everton striker, 31, who was pictured arriving at Stockport Magistrates' Court in the northwest of England before his scheduled morning appearance, was stopped while driving a black Volkswagen Beetle in Wilmslow, Cheshire 3

September 18, 2017 1:27 AM Wayne Rooney due in court on drink-driving charge

Wayne Rooney is due to appear in court later after he was charged with drink-driving. The former England and Manchester United captain was arrested when police stopped a car in Wilmslow, Cheshire, in the early hours on 1 September. The 31-year-old was released on bail after he was charged with driving while over the prescribed limit. He is due at Stockport 4

September 16, 2017 4:49 PM Football: City hit Watford for six as Aguero bags treble

WATFORD, United Kingdom (AFP) - A Sergio Aguero hat-trick helped Manchester City to record their highest victory under Pep Guardiola as they crushed Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday (Sept 16). Aguero was in sublime form to help City move to the top of the Premier League and avoid a hangover from European success at Feyenoord in midweek 3

September 14, 2017 3:05 PM Balkan police break up Turkish migrant smuggling ring

SARAJEVO - Police in the Balkans have arrested 21 men suspected of smuggling close to 200 Turks to the European Union, officials said on Thursday. The suspects, including a Turkish national who is believed to be the ring leader, are accused of taking advantage of visa -free travel between Turkey and Bosnia and Montenegro to transfer migrants by plane 3