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Judge orders former Yankees outfielder Chad Curtis ordered to pay $1.8 million in sexual harrassment case
October 14th, 2017

A federal judge has ordered Chad Curtis, a former New York Yankees outfielder, to pay $1.8 million to a woman who accused him of inappropriately touching her while he was a volunteer coach at a high school in Michigan. On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Janet Neff said that Chad Curtis “shattered” the trust the victim…

Mexico soccer legend Rafa Marquez embroiled in further drug cartel links after mother buys house with kingpin
October 10th, 2017

The captain of the Mexican soccer team, Rafael ‘Rafa’ Marquez,  is once again embroiled in controversy over his alleged drug cartel ties. The former defender who played for European powerhouse FC Barcelona has been identified on the U.S. sanctions list for drug trafficking along with 21 other Mexican nationals after he reportedly served as a…

Model expalins why she leaked video of Miami Dolphins offensive line coach Chris Foerster snorting cocaine
October 9th, 2017

The model responsible for posting the video of Miami Dolphins offensive line coach Chris Foerster snorting three lines of white powder before a meeting was identified as Kijuana Nige. According to recent Facebook posts, Nige leaked the shocking footage because of the intense political climate. According to the Miami Herald, the nearly one-minute video, which…

MLP Pitching prospect Bowdien Derby hailed for saving the lives of two strangers during Las Vegas massacre
October 4th, 2017

Major League pitching prospect Bowdien Derby is being hailed for saving the lives of two women during the Las Vegas massacre. The 23-year-old minor league pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers, shielded two mothers Sunday night after a gunman sprayed automatic gunfire from the Mandalay Bay hotel on a country music festival in Las Vegas. Arizona resident Jori Apsit Jellison…

Atlantic City boxer Omar Curry sentenced to 20 years for his role in 2014 killing
October 2nd, 2017

Omar Curry, a professional boxer from Atlantic City, New Jersey was sentenced to 20 years Friday for the murder of a local man in 2014. Curry, 27, pleaded guilty to manslaughter, unlawful weapon possession, and maintaining and operating a controlled substance production facility in July and will spend at least 17 years behind bars before…

Mexican judge unfreezes assets of Mexican soccer star Rafael “Rafa” Marquez linked to drug kingpin
October 1st, 2017

A judge in Mexico has ordered that bank accounts of Mexican soccer star Rafael”Rafa” Marquez be unfrozen after they were suspended in August as part of a U.S. government crackdown on a top drug trafficker. The bank accounts were those of Rafael “Rafa” Marquez, whom U.S. officials have linked to drug trafficker Raul Flores Hernandez…

O.J. Simpson released from Nevada prison after serving 9 year prison bid

O.J. Simpson walks out of Nevada state prison after 9 years. The Associated Press Former football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man again Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel-room heist in Las Vegas that brought the conviction and prison time he avoided in the killings of his ex-wife and her friend…

Closing arguments set in assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris
September 28th, 2017

Associated Press – Jurors are expected to hear closing arguments Thursday for the assault trial of NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris. The Morris brothers are accused of helping three other people beat Erik Hood on Jan. 24, 2015. Hood testified last week his relationship with the twins became strained because of a misinterpreted text…

Wife of Tennessee high school football coach pleads guilty to statutory rape of 16-year-old player
September 27th, 2017

The wife of a former Tennessee high school assistant football coach accused of having sex with a 16-year-old athlete on her husband’s team pleaded guilty to statutory rape charges. According to Knoxville News-Sentinel, 27-year-old Kelsey McCarter pleaded guilty to seven counts, which include six charges of statutory rape. She was hit with a three-year prison stint but…

Canadian assistant football coach charged with drug trafficking

James Little has never seen his 12-year-old son happier than when playing football on the field. He credits Nanaimo Minor Football and its coaches with changing his son’s life. He credits Minor Football in the Canadian city of Nanaimo and its coaches with changing his son’s life. “Compared to him in the back of a cop…