A ‘Pirates Of The Caribbean’ Set Features Around $2 Million In Snacks

Blockbusters are caught in an endless cycle of bigger-is-better clichés. Budgets have swollen so much over the past few decades that moderation is now a foreign concept for Hollywood’s major studios. This phenomenon manifests most obviously in the special-effects arena, but don’t for one second assume it doesn’t also mean first-class snacks. One “Pirates of […]

Ex-Soccer Officials Hit With $20 Million Lawsuit Over Massive Bribery Scheme

The organization that governs soccer in much of the Americas has slapped its former leaders with a $ 20 million lawsuit for fraud. The Confederation of North, Central American, and Caribbean Association Football, or CONCACAF — which sends teams from that region to compete in the World Cup — named its former general secretary, Chuck Blazer, and […]

Desmond Trufant Agrees To Massive 5-Year, $69 Million Contract Extension With Falcons

Atlanta Falcons standout cornerback Desmond Trufant has agreed to a massive five-year contract extension with the team, according to multiple sources who spoke with The Huffington Post.  Sources: Desmond Trufant has agreed to massive 5-year contract extension w/the #Falcons. Deal is worth $ 69M w/nearly $ 42M guaranteed. — Jordan Schultz (@Schultz_Report) April 8, 2017 […]

Winning Powerball Ticket Worth $435 Million Sold In Indiana

(Reuters) – A Powerball ticket sold in Indiana matched the winning numbers of a drawing on Wednesday for the game’s $ 435 million jackpot, one of the largest in the lottery’s history. The numbers drawn were 52, 10, 61, 28, and 13. The Powerball was 2. The winning ticket in Indiana is worth $ 435 […]