'Triple sickie' policeman sacked over horse racing trips

Media playback is unsupported on your deviceA police officer who threw a "sickie" three times to watch horse racing has been sacked after being found guilty of gross misconduct.PC Jonathan Adams, of Ross-on-Wye, went twice to Nottingham Racecourse and to Royal Ascot where he was seen celebrating a win on

Commentator to sue after being sacked over Williams remark

Sacked tennis commentator Doug Adler is to sue broadcaster ESPN, claiming he compared Venus Williams' tactics to a "guerilla", rather than a "gorilla".Accusations of racism were made by viewers, who alleged he used the word "gorilla" to describe Williams during her Australian Open second-round match against Stefanie Voegele in January.Adler

Commentator sues after being sacked over 'guerilla' remark

Sacked tennis commentator Doug Adler is to sue broadcaster ESPN, claiming he compared Venus Williams' tactics to a "guerilla", rather than a "gorilla".During Williams' Australian Open second-round tie with Stefanie Voegele in January, Adler said: "Venus moved in and put the guerilla effect on."Adler apologised after viewers complained, but was