LeBron James propelled himself up to fifth in the NBA’s all-time scoring list as he led the LA Lakers to a 126-117 win over the Portland Trail Blazers.
Keith Urban has been named entertainer of the year at the 2018 Country Music Association Awards.
What the papers say Manchester United’s Chris Smalling is wanted by Everton on a free transfer when his deal runs out next summer, The Sun reports. The 28-year-old defender has already held talks over a new contract at Old Trafford, but the Toffees are hoping to land him next July, the paper says. Marco Silva is said to have sent scouts to watch him in action.
An American artist paid 730,000 US dollars (£561,000) for a Banksy artwork painted on the side of a North London Poundland – then vowed to whitewash it.
National Guard troops in the US have been searching through charred debris for more victims of California’s deadliest wildfire as top officials toured the ruins of a community completely destroyed by the flames.
Theresa May said “difficult days lie ahead” as she announced her Brexit deal had been approved by the Cabinet.
US deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel is leaving the White House, one day after first lady Melania Trump’s office issued an extraordinary statement calling for her dismissal.
Glenn Whelan has insisted he has never been cowed by the criticism that has come his way during his Republic of Ireland career.
Wayne Rooney will wear the captain’s armband and England number 10 shirt for the last time on a celebratory night that Gareth Southgate believes befits one of the country’s best ever players.
The Cabinet agreement on Theresa May’s Brexit deal makes headlines in the UK, Ireland and further afield on Thursday.