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 […]

Video Shows London Marathoner Helping Fellow Runner Over Finish Line

Runner Matthew Rees was moments from finishing the London Marathon on Saturday when he stopped to help an exhausted competitor.  Rees told the Press Association that he was on the final stretch of the race when he noticed runner David Wyeth having difficulties. “I saw him try to stand up again and his legs just went down again, […]

NFL’s Todd Heap Runs Over Daughter In Deadly Accident While Moving His Truck

In a tragic accident, retired NFL player Todd Heap fatally struck his 3-year-daughter while moving his truck in the driveway of his Mesa home in Arizona on Friday evening, police said. The little girl was rushed to a local hospital, where doctors declared her dead. BREAKING: @MesaPD confirm ex @ASU & ex- @NFL All-Pro @AZCardinals […]

Merriam-Webster Dictionary Trolls United Airlines Over Definition Of ‘Volunteer’

United Airlines says it sought volunteers to get bumped from an overbooked flight before having police drag a man off an aircraft on Sunday.  Merriam-Webster says the word “volunteer” doesn’t mean what United thinks it does.  The dictionary publisher tweeted:  'Volunteer' means “someone who does something without being forced to do it.” https://t.co/qNAcMyplhZ — Merriam-Webster […]

Olivia Munn And Aaron Rodgers Are [Insert Sports Metaphor That Means Over]

Maybe it was her all-Japanese-potato diet or the reports that his entire family despised her, but Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers are apparently donezo after three years of dating. A source close to the pair (educated guess: not the estranged “Bachelor” brother Jordan Rodgers) confirmed to People that the couple has “amicably ended their relationship” and “remains close […]

Redditors Wrestle Over John Cena’s Marriage Proposal Picture

Wrestlers John Cena and Nikki Bella will treasure this engagement gift forever. Probably. After Cena was photographed popping the question to his long-time girlfriend at WrestleMania 33 on Sunday, Redditors set about editing the image in all kinds of ways. A Photoshop battle ensued as they reimagined Cena asking Bella (whose real name is Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace) […]

Padres, Rockies Players Drop To Ground As Bee Swarm Takes Over Field

The term “RBI” had a new definition during a Spring Training game between the Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres: “Rogue Bee Invasion.” During the 9th inning of Thursday’s game in Peoria, Arizona, a swarm of bees gathered on a microphone behind home plate and started buzzing around the infield, according to KDVR. The pitcher, catcher, hitter […]