Cristiano Ronaldo has thrown his weight behind a spectator who was arrested for invading the pitch to embrace him. According to Reuters' David Adams, Ronald Gjoka has been charged with disorderly conduct
Shocked by newly elected President Teddy Roosevelt’s moves against Wall Street, J. P. Morgan went to the White House. "If we have done anything wrong,” said Morgan, “send your man to my man and they can
Few developments more clearly illustrate the press’s zeal for conflict than the 2004 presidential campaign, when journalists spent weeks wading through distortions of John Kerry’s war record of three earlier.
Of course “real America” hasn’t been rural since the 19th century, and white panic about the changing nature of American society goes clear back to “No Irish Need Apply,” the “gentleman’s agreement” that
A group of conservative students at the University of Texas at Austin held a bake sale on campus last week, charging different prices for brownies based on the customer's race. The group said it wanted
Why educational technologies should be more like graphing calculators and less like iPads. An Object Lesson. Last year, while cleaning out the basement of my childhood home, I discovered a plastic storage
The Syrian Electronic Army — a group of hackers that may or may not be allied with the Assad regime in civil war-torn Syria — has struck again. The hacks happened despite Twitter beefing up password security
A judge last week vacated Larry Lamb's 1993 murder conviction, and prosecutors dismissed the charges Tuesday, said one of Lamb's attorneys, Christine Mumma of the North Carolina Center on Actual Innocence.
A soccer fan ran on to the field in Miami Wednesday night as Real Madrid took on Chelsea in a pre-season friendly match. Evading security, the fan made a beeline for Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo. in
Brazilian winger Bernard has officially been signed by Ukrainian club Shakhtar Donetsk, according to the club's official website on Thursday. According to Shakhtar.com, Bernard and the Miners agreed to
Liverpool striker Luis Suarez still hopes to come to a "friendly" resolution with the club over his transfer saga despite incurring the wrath of manager Brendan Rodgers. The Liverpool manager is unhappy
Wayne Rooney trained with Manchester United's reserve team on Thursday morning – but the move apparently came at the striker's own request. Rooney, who was named by Roy Hodgson in his England squad to
At least England's humbling 4-1 defeat to Germany in the 2010 World Cup can now be remembered as something other than the latest in a long line of national humiliations. As football executives gathered
Arsenal's Ivorian winger Gervinho has completed his move to AS Roma. AS Roma have continued their string of summer signings with the capture of Gervinho from Arsenal, with the Ivorian reportedly setting
Even the biggest stars in sports come with pressure. For Cristiano Ronaldo, he will have to deal with more of it than ever before this season. The Real Madrid forward is clearly one of the top two players
13 matches to be carried on NBC's "Extra Time" service. NBC had released most of its schedule for the early part of the Premier League season last week. Still, some determinations had to be made. The runs
Barcelona are always hunting for ways to bolster their squad, which is why the club remains one of the best in Europe year in and year out. The defending La Liga champions have a lot of work to do if want
The United States men’s national team skipped past Panama in the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup Final 1-0, affirming their regional dominance. It was a tournament filled almost exclusively with positivity for
When Fiorentina finally sell Stevan Jovetic, they'll have a wonderful ready-made replacement. Bayern Munich announced early on Monday that they have agreed to a deal in principle to sell striker Mario
Former Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been charged with rape, police have confirmed. Former Newcastle United striker Nile Ranger has been charged with rape and will appear in court next month.
The 20-year-old right back and 16-year-old winger come to the Mariners from Perth Glory and Sydney FC. Graham Arnold is known for finding young talent and putting them to use at Central Coast Mariners.
The future of Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Julio Cesar has been up in the air for some time, with the West London side's relegation virtually assuring his exit from the club after just one season. That
The United States men's national soccer team faces Belize in each side's opening Gold Cup match on Tuesday July 8, 2013 at 11 p.m. EST. Team News Jurgen Klinsmann and the U.S. are riding a five-game winning