We want Hodgson to stay as England boss – Rooney

Euro 2016: Slovakia v England Venue: Stade Geoffroy Guichard, Saint-Etienne Date: Monday, 20 June Kick-off: 20:00 BST Coverage: BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Sport website and app. Wayne Rooney wants the Football Association to extend Roy Hodgson’s reign as England boss after Euro 2016. The 68-year-old has been in charge for four years and his…

Continue Reading →

'Hamilton' Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr. to Exit Show

The role of Aaron Burr will be vacated after the show’s evening performance on July 9, as the 34-year-old who made it iconic joins Lin-Manuel Miranda in moving on to other projects. Leslie Odom, Jr., who won the best actor in a musical Tony Award earlier this month for his portrayal of Aaron Burr in…

Continue Reading →

Anton Yelchin, 'Star Trek' Actor, Dies at 27

JJ Abrams, Jodie Foster and Drake Doremus pay tribute in the wake of the actor’s accidental death on Sunday morning. Anton Yelchin, best known for playing Chekov in the new Star Trek films, has died. He was 27. The actor was killed in a car accident early Sunday morning, his publicist, Jennifer Allen confirmed. The…

Continue Reading →

Switzerland hold France to reach last 16 – report & highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Switzerland and France played out a Euro 2016 goalless draw which took the Swiss into the last 16 and saw the French win Group A. Paul Pogba – recalled by France in one of five changes – was lively and hit the woodwork twice in the first…

Continue Reading →

David Cameron says UK risks going 'back to square one' outside EU

The government would have to put up taxes or cut spending or risk “going back to square one” if it votes to leave the EU, David Cameron has said. Asked about warnings of an emergency budget, the PM said there would be a cost that would have to be made up – and “you can’t…

Continue Reading →

Anton Yelchin, 'Star Trek' Actor, Dies at 27

11:15 AM PDT 6/19/2016 by Arlene Washington , Ryan Parker and the Associated Press He was killed in a fatal traffic collision early Sunday morning, his publicist confirmed. Anton Yelchin, a charismatic and rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the new Star Trek films, has died at the age of 27. He was…

Continue Reading →

Box Office: 'Finding Dory' Makes History With $136.2M U.S. Bow

That’s the biggest domestic opening ever for an animated film; Dwayne Jonson and Kevin Hart’s action comedy ‘Central Intelligence’ opens to a solid $ 34.5 million. Good things come to those who wait — at least in the case of a forgetful blue fish named Dory. Some 13 years after Finding Nemo first hit theaters,…

Continue Reading →

Jamie Vardy: Leicester striker set to turn down Arsenal offer

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy is set to reject an offer to join Arsenal and stay with the Premier League champions. The 29-year-old England international has not made a final decision, but is understood to favour extending his time at the King Power Stadium. Arsenal made a reported bid of £20m for Vardy, activating a release…

Continue Reading →

Roy Hodgson: England manager's contract depends on Euro 2016 success

Roy Hodgson’s contract as England boss will be renewed if the team “do well” and “play well” at Euro 2016, says Football Association chief Greg Dyke. England face Slovakia at 20:00 BST on Monday knowing victory will secure them a place in the last 16 in France. Hodgson’s deal expires at the end of the…

Continue Reading →

Jo Cox MP to be remembered at Birstall church services

Services are being held to remember Jo Cox MP who was killed on Thursday. The services at St Peter’s Church, Birstall – in Mrs Cox’s constituency – come as a memorial fund set up in her name has topped £600,000. Thomas Mair, accused of her murder, appeared before magistrates on Saturday where he gave his…

Continue Reading →