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U.S. Tennis Player Victoria Duval Withdraws from Competition After Cancer Diagnosis

U.S. Tennis Player Victoria Duval Withdraws from Competition After Cancer Diagnosis

U.S. tennis player Victoria Duval, 18, said she will withdraw from tennis to seek treatment after she was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. This comes after she won her first career match draw at Wimbledon last week. Duval said in a statement, “It is with a heavy heart that I will have […]

by · July 4, 2014 · Sports News
Dutch Airline KLM Deletes Tweet Mocking Mexico’s World Cup Loss

Dutch Airline KLM Deletes Tweet Mocking Mexico’s World Cup Loss

Dutch airline KLM had a Delta moment when it sent a controversial tweet mocking Mexico’s World Cup loss. Actually, KLM may have pulled a Justine Sacco after all. The controversial tweet featured a ooncho, mustache and somberero imagery in the photo. That raised eyebrows and sparked an angry backlash. Many […]

by · June 29, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
#BOOM: Colombia’s James Rodriguez Scores Best Goal of World Cup

#BOOM: Colombia’s James Rodriguez Scores Best Goal of World Cup

Watch and weep Ann Coulter. Colombia’s James Rodriguez scores the best goal of the World Cup to give his team a 2-o win over Uruguay.

by · June 28, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
Ghana World Cup Drama Continues as Boateng, Muntari Kicked Off Team

Ghana World Cup Drama Continues as Boateng, Muntari Kicked Off Team

Ghana World Cup soccer team is in turmoil as Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari were both suspended “indefinitely” for, respectively, “vulgar verbal insults” and “unprovoked physical attack.” The rift between the coach and an official continues to grow. The Black Stars are to face Portugal on Thursday in a decisive Group […]

by · June 26, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
Luis Suarez Gets 9-Game Ban for Biting Italian Defender During World Cup Match

Luis Suarez Gets 9-Game Ban for Biting Italian Defender During World Cup Match

FIFA announces nine-game ban for Uruguay star striker Luis Suarez after biting incident in World Cup match against Italy earlier this week. Pictures of Suarez appearing to bite the Italian during a game last year have also surfaced. This isn’t the first time Luis Suarez has been caught biting opponents. He […]

by · June 26, 2014 · Breaking News, Sports News
SHAMEFUL: Uruguay’s Luis Suárez Bites Italian Player During World Cup Match

SHAMEFUL: Uruguay’s Luis Suárez Bites Italian Player During World Cup Match

#LuisSuarez: Uruguay’s Luis Suárez has a problem with biting and he did it again during the World Cup match against Italy on Tuesday in Brazil after chomping down on Giorgio Chiellini’s shoulder in the 79th minute of the match. Alays the actor, Suarez fell to the ground and held his teeth […]

by · June 24, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
NY Times U.S. Has 63% Chance of Advancing at World Cup, Nate Silver Says 76%

NY Times U.S. Has 63% Chance of Advancing at World Cup, Nate Silver Says 76%

The battle of the polls — The New York Times says the U.S. has a 63 percent chance of advancing to the Round of 16 at the World Cup, while FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver ups that number to 76 percent. So, who is right? NY Times:  United States advances with a tie […]

by · June 22, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
FIFA Probes Blackface Fan Photos, Neo-Nazi Sympathizer Invades Germany-Ghana Match

FIFA Probes Blackface Fan Photos, Neo-Nazi Sympathizer Invades Germany-Ghana Match

A Neo-Nazi sympathizer invaded the pitch during the Germany-Ghana match at the World Cup on Saturday. Fare, the fans’ anti-discrimination network, said the man had messages written on his chest and back, including “HH,” for Heil Hitler, and “SS,” referring to the Nazi paramilitary unit. Fare, which is preparing a […]

by · June 22, 2014 · Sports News, Today's Headlines
Isaiah Austin, NBA Draft Prospect, Diagnosed with Career-Ending Genetic Disorder

Isaiah Austin, NBA Draft Prospect, Diagnosed with Career-Ending Genetic Disorder

Baylor University center Isaiah Austin’s NBA aspirations have come to a screeching halt after he was diagnosed with Marfan sydrome, a rare genetic disorder. Baylor coach Scott Drew issued a news release on Sunday saying that the diagnosis means Isaiah Austin will not be able to play in the NBA. […]

Obama’s Brother-in-Law Craig Robinson Fired as Oregon State Head Basketball Coach

Obama’s Brother-in-Law Craig Robinson Fired as Oregon State Head Basketball Coach

REPORT:  Craig Robinson, head basketball coach at Oregon State University fired. The only reason this is making waves on the news is simply because Robinson is  President Obama’s brother-in-law. Oregon State fired head coach Craig Robinson on Sunday night, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. In six […]

by · May 5, 2014 · Sports News