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2022 World Cup Sparks Labour Reform, Just Not in Qatar

James Dorsey | Posted 10.06.2015 | World
James Dorsey

While focused on Qatar, the campaign also targeted other Gulf states and prompted other activists to focus on high-profile construction projects like sites for Western museums and universities in the UAE. It also motivated countries across the region to tinker with their labour systems.

High School Football Deaths Spark New Safety Concerns

GVH Live | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports
GVH Live

So far, three high school football players have died from injuries sustained in the field of play, and Hollywood is catching on to player safety at the professional level through the December release of the film, Concussion, starring Will Smith.

Lack of Pinstripe Pride: CC Sabathia's Rehab Announcement Shows Social Media at its Worst

Jesse Andreozzi | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports
Jesse Andreozzi

When you belittle Sabathia himself, safe in the anonymity that the Internet provides, you are truly exposing yourself as a disrespectful coward, hating on someone in the midst of making the toughest decision of their life.

Washington State High School Football Player Dies After In-Game Injury

The Huffington Post | Erick Fernandez | Posted 10.05.2015 | Sports

A high school football player from Washington state died on Monday after sustaining an in-game injury on Friday night, according to The Seattle T...

Sleep or How Little We Need Has Become a Symbol of Our Prowess

Jackie Stroka | Posted 10.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jackie Stroka

Most of us fail to make good use of such an invaluable part of our lives. In fact, we deliberately do just the opposite. We think, mistakenly, that ...

Internet of Things in Sports

Beverly Macy | Posted 10.05.2015 | Sports
Beverly Macy

By 2020 the Internet of Things is on target to be a trillion dollar industry with approximately 26 billion objects set to be linked together on the Internet. This trend will literally affect everyone's daily life and most industries and businesses.

Staunch Sisi Supporter Calls for Opening of Stadia and Dialogue with Ultras

James Dorsey | Posted 10.03.2015 | Sports
James Dorsey

A staunch supporter of general-turned-president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris, has called on the government to allow soccer fans, a pillar of anti-government protest, back into stadia that have largely been closed to the public for nearly five years.

David Stern Says 'Let's Go All The Way' With Legal Sports Betting

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 10.02.2015 | Sports

Former NBA commissioner David Stern unequivocally voiced support for legalized sports gambling in the United States on Thursday night. &ldq...

An Analysis of the NCAA Court Decision on Paying Athletes from a Former Collegiate Athlete

Tyson Hartnett | Posted 10.02.2015 | Sports
Tyson Hartnett

As a former collegiate athlete who has written extensively about this topic, I'm just going to be honest by saying that I agree with the court. If every athlete got paid $5,000 per year in college, that would definitely provide an overwhelming burden on the financial state of these schools.

Champions Love the 4th Quarter: 10 Ways to Close Out a Great Year

Jim Fannin | Posted 10.01.2015 | Business
Jim Fannin

With two minutes to go in the game, the quarterback narrows his focus and executes a perfect pass to his receiver cutting across the middle. Touchdown!

9 Reasons Screenwriting Is Exactly Like Poker

ScreenCraft | Posted 10.09.2015 | Entertainment

Screenwriting. The pastime of Hollywood (and beyond). A career of high or low stakes, depending upon what level of the totem pole you, the screenwriter, is on.

How I Lost Over 60 Pounds

Bisila Bokoko | Posted 10.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Bisila Bokoko

Don't settle for less, when losing weight can be a journey worth sharing and prove to be less of a hassle and more of a fond memory. This is not a seasonal thing. My body is not just summer ready, I am committed to staying in shape and healthy year-round!

Fox Sports' Reporter Hit By Car On Live Broadcast, But He's Fine

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 09.30.2015 | Sports

Fox Sports’ David Medrano Mora was reporting live from Guadalajara Airport in Mexico last Saturday and everything was going fine. Then...

Breaking Down UFC 192: Cormier vs. Gustafsson

Dan Shapiro | Posted 09.29.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Less than five months after claiming the vacant UFC light heavyweight belt, champion Daniel Cormier is back in action, and looking for his first title defense, headlining the UFC 192 main event against former challenger Alexander Gustafsson.

Mickey Mouse Softens Stance on Sports Betting

Blayne Davis | Posted 09.25.2015 | Sports
Blayne Davis

Sports betting is unquestionably linked to viewership numbers, and finally ESPN's parent company, the squeaky clean Walt Disney Co. has formally retreated from its anti-gambling posture to cater to its millions of fans who gamble.

Yogi Berra's Distinctively Well-Lived Life

Ken Reed | Posted 09.25.2015 | Sports
Ken Reed

It has been said that the only thing that really matters in life is who you become and the effect you have on other people. Berra's positive effect was as powerful as his muscular forearms. He was a man of uncommon decency and stood strong for equality and inclusion.

World Indoor Lacrosse Championship Returns Home To Its Indigenous Roots

The Huffington Post | Julian Brave Noisecat | Posted 09.28.2015 | Sports

ONONDAGA NATION TERRITORY -- With a flick of the wrist, Iroquois Nationals lacrosse players passed the ball up, down and across the box, displaying d...

There's a Reason Why Sleep Deprivation Is Classified As a Form of Torture

Jackie Stroka | Posted 09.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Jackie Stroka

Do We Want To Really Drag Ourselves Around Like Zombies? There's a reason why sleep deprivation is classified as a form of torture and is a common ...

Highest-Priced Basketball Memorabilia

MoneyTips | Posted 09.23.2015 | Sports

Have you cleaned out an attic lately and found a basketball autographed by some kid at the University of North Carolina named Jordan? You may want to hang onto that and get it appraised. The original Magic Mike can bring in the big bucks.

Toronto: Dining and Dashing Around the 2015 International Film Festival

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.24.2015 | Travel
Dwight Brown

As the Toronto International Film Festival celebrated its 40th anniversary, festivalgoers, vacationers and locals flocked to premieres and screenings. They also dined in high-end restaurants, tested out leisure time activities and visited tourist sites.

Mother of Game: Lessons From the Sidelines

TueNight | Posted 09.23.2015 | Parents

In his 10 years, my son has turned me into a woman with an understanding of actual Game. I have become something I hardly recognize: Soccer mom. Basketball mom. A Mother of Game.

Probable Demigod Robert Lewandowski Scores 5 Goals In 9 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 09.22.2015 | Sports

Abandon all hope, ye who dare enter this field. Despair in the ungodly might of Robert Lewandowski. Gaze upon his form and weep as he turns his oppone...

Mommas, Don't Let your Babies Grow Up to Play Football

R.F. Hemphill | Posted 09.22.2015 | Healthy Living
R.F. Hemphill

The NFL runs a terribly unsafe workplace by every reasonable definition.

How Millennials Are Changing the Game of Sports

Bryan Elliott | Posted 09.22.2015 | Sports
Bryan Elliott

Something big is happening in sports and you may not even know it. It's disrupting the business of ESPN and the major TV networks but is a huge opportunity for brands to reach Millennials.

Continuing the Discussion of Paying Student-Athletes

Shelby Leonard | Posted 09.22.2015 | Sports
Shelby Leonard

With the help of the documentary, Schooled: The Price of College Sports, along with athletes like Richard Sherman and Michael Bennett speaking out on the topic, there is a lot of attention on the expectations of student-athletes and their performance on the field and in school.