FIFA World Cup 2022: Fan killed in Iran for celebrating loss to US, Qatar, news

A man was killed by security forces in Iran after he honked his horn to celebrate the country’s loss to the US at the World Cup, a human rights group said on Wednesday – as anti-government protests erupted across the country following the defeat. Mehran Samak, 27, was allegedly shot in the head during an … Read more

Phoenix man Jasen Hudgens murder-suicide wife Marla, twin daughters

An American man killed his wife, their young son and six-month-old twin daughters before committing suicide at the family’s home, police said. Investigators said Thursday the tragedy is being investigated as a murder-suicide, with the father, 44-year-old Jasen Hudgens, believed to be the only suspect in the murder, the New York Post reports. The victims … Read more

Donald Trump: Five reasons why his third presidential run is doomed

In the opening scenes of Gladiator the legate of General Maximus says of the Germanic barbarians: “People must know when they are conquered.” To this Maximus simply replies: “Would you Quintus? Would I?” Two millennia later, another Germanic rebel has declared war on the modern Rome that is Washington DC. Like his ancestors, he does … Read more

Dutch TV reporter threatened during live cross from Qatar, video, football news

A TV news reporter has been threatened during a live lecture by two Qatari residents as fears for tourist safety are mounting. Danish reporter Rasmus Tantholdt was making a cross from the streets of Doha for TV2 NYHEDERNE when he was threatened by two locals. Watch the world’s best football players every week with beIN … Read more

Indianapolis Colts, Jeff Saturday, Jim Irsay, coach, head coach, no experience, drinking buddy, April 1 joke, Frank Reich, offensive, Joe Thomas

A retired NFL star has criticized Indianapolis’s “insulting” decision to hire ex-pro bowler Jeff Saturday as his new coach, claiming it was a job gifted to owner Jim Irsay’s “drinking buddy” . The NFL world was in shock when the Colts announced their new head coach on Saturday — despite having no top-level experience. Saturday … Read more

FIFA World Cup 2022: Boss letter tells teams to ‘focus on football’

The Socceroos have already caused a stir in Qatar after the party denounced the host country’s human rights violations last month when FIFA entered the fray. The Australian soccer team took a united stance against the Middle East in a video condemning its human rights record on the eve of the 2022 World Cup, which … Read more

Hooters sponsors U10s football team in Burton Joyce FC, anger over restaurant move

Critics have wept after a U10s football team posed in a new kit – sponsored by Hooters. One furious: “Who can think that’s appropriate? “Now what? Ann Summers sponsoring the Scouts or a lap dance club promoting at school events?” Hooters – an American bar and restaurant chain – is known for its attractive waitresses, … Read more

Thirteen Lives: Ron Howard and Joel Edgerton in their Thai Cave Rescue movie

You just have to say the words “Thai Cave Rescue” and almost everyone would know exactly what you are talking about. The extraordinary story of the international effort to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave system is remembered not only for its complicated rescue, but also for its triumphant ending. … Read more

Isaiah Papali’I backflip, Wests Tigers, CEO, chairman, Tim Sheens, coach, Michael Maguire

Paul Kent believes signing star Isaiah Papali’i is considering returning to his Tigers deal, the latest sign is the club administration led by their CEO and chairman must leave. “The Tiger Town troubles continue with reports that have been raised. Isaiah Papali’I is seriously considering turning his back on a $1.9 million deal to join … Read more