The criminal complaint and sex assault trials in Cologne are now underway with the case of a 26-year-old Algerian man charged with attempted sexual assault and theft, as the German city seeks to bring justice for the mass New Year's Eve attacks against women.
BBC News noted that over 1,000 criminal complaints were filed over the violence on the night, including hundreds of alleged sexual assaults, with women stating that they were surrounded by large gangs of men, many of them with North African or Arab appearance.
The 26-year-old Algerian man in question, the first of the many trials to come, is accused of participating in a group of 10 men who groped a woman in the city's main railway station. more >>
Facing a small deficit as they enter the second leg of the UEFA Europa League semifinals, Liverpool host Villarreal at Anfield.
The matchup is on May 5, 2016 at 3:05 PM ET.
At the moment, Villarreal hold a slim 1-0 aggregate lead after the first leg so look for them to try and keep the pressure and stop the Reds from scoring. more >>
Nobel Prize-winning scientist Harry Kroto, who died on Saturday at the age of 76, has been praised for his "passionate hatred of religion" by famous atheist professor and author Richard Dawkins.
Dawkins explained in an article on his website that although he didn't know Kroto all that well, he spent time together with the 1996 Nobel Prize winner for Chemistry during the 2014 STARMUS Festival in Tenerife.
"We were thrown together by his confiding in me, on the first day of the conference, that he had just been diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease. I think I was one of few people there who knew, and we had many conversations, touching on this shadow hanging over him but mostly about science and his passionate hatred of religion, as we walked the grounds and had meals together during the course of the conference," Dawkins wrote. more >>
Trying to advance to the final of the UEFA Champions League, Atletico Madrid travel to the Allianz Arena to face Bayern Munich in the second leg of their battle.
The matchup is on May 3, 2016 at 2:45 PM ET.
Both teams have proved to be worthy of the place where they are at the moment, but with only one spot available and these two European powerhouses battling, this second le should be very interesting. more >>
The weekend was a blast for high-fashion lovers as Vogue released a couple of images starring the Duchess of Cambridge in her casual clothing.
According to People, the photos were snapped as part of the prominent magazine's 100th year anniversary celebrations and in the cover itself, Princess Kate shows off her dazzling stunning smile in an outfit similar to that of cowboys.
Some of the photos have been displayed at the National Portrait Gallery while the rest of the images can be seen through the issue, which will be available in June. In a statement released by the magazine, production said the pictures taken in Norfolk's English countryside feature the Duchess in "casual clothes rather than adopting a more formal approach." more >>
In the English Premier League, Chelsea attempt to continue their climb to the top half of the table as they host Tottenham Hotspur in game week 36.
The matchup is on May 2, 2016 at 3:00 PM ET.
Only with four league games left in their schedule, the Blues have 12 points to play but have no chance to reach any European spot as they are 13 points behind Manchester United who hold the fifth spot – the UEFA Europa League place. more >>