J.P. Morgan Chase Reportedly Pulls NBC Ads Over Megyn Kelly’s Alex Jones Interview

NBC News is reportedly under pressure from at least one major advertiser over the upcoming Megyn Kelly interview with right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.  The Wall Street Journal reports that J.P. Morgan Chase has pulled its local TV ads and digital ads from all NBC News programming, including Kelly’s show, until after the interview airs […]

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 […]