The US government shutdown will extend into the work week as the Senate appeared to inch closer to ending a partisan stalemate late on Sunday but fell short of agreement.
Watford have revealed Everton’s approach for Marco Silva was a major factor in his dismissal after appointing Javi Gracia as his replacement at Vicarage Road.
A shocked mother told neighbours her “little girl” had been stabbed as they tried to comfort her after the youngster was allegedly fatally attacked by her father.
Title favourite Angelique Kerber withstood the unique challenge of Hsieh Su-wei to move into the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Mauricio Pochettino admits Tottenham’s players were hit by a virus last week but insisted that was no excuse for their sloppy display against Southampton.
Britain’s Dominic Inglot is through to his first grand slam quarter-final since 2015 after victory with Marcus Daniell in the men’s doubles at the Australian Open.
The death of eight-year-old Mylee Billingham leads several papers on Monday, along with a warning expected to be made by the head of the Army that Britain must keep up with its enemies.
David Warner will captain a depleted Australia squad in the Twenty20 tri-series against England and New Zealand, with Steve Smith among those heading to South Africa for Test preparations.
Police are urging motorists to travel with caution as conditions may be hazardous on the morning commute.
US secretary of state Rex Tillerson is flying into London for talks with Boris Johnson on a “packed” whistle-stop visit.