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We reached out to the Miss America organization for comment and to see if they are considering following suit. Here's what the they said in a statement: "The Miss America Organization is proud to promote healthy lifestyles year round and we do not have any plans to eliminate the...
A spat over a Facebook friend request in Florida resulted in a 72-year-old woman being slapped and another woman being arrested, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. Authorities say Rachel Anne Hayes, 27, became upset when the alleged victim refused to accept her...
Saying the word 'Redskins' on the air isn't obscene or profane - at least not according to the Federal Communications Commission. The FCC late Thursday afternoon dismissed a petition that called for one of the team's flagship radio stations not to have its license renewed. The...
The National Football League rules in North America, and the Dallas Cowboys are king of the sport. Never has that been more evident than in the latest valuations of NFL franchises released by Forbes.com . Over the last 15 years, the Cowboys and New York Yankees have had similar...
For the most populous nation on the planet, the Chinese certainly are terrible at football, its most popular sport. But president Xi Jinping wants to change all that by making it compulsory for children to play, with the aim of turning his country into a football powerhouse. A...
Toymaking giant Playmobil has been accused by concerned parents and children's charities of 'glorifying crime' for selling children's playsets depicting a bank robbery and a 'fatal' bike crash. But German company Playmobil has dismissed the claims and said their graphic children...
Tech giant Apple has halted sales of iPhones, iPads and other products in Russia, saying the country's currency is too volatile for it to set prices. The value of the rouble has collapsed this week, losing 20 per cent of its value against the dollar at one point yesterday, after...
An Indiana police officer has caused outraged after offering t-shirts for sale with the legend 'Breathe Easy: Don't break the law' on the front. The t-shirts were produced by Corporal Jason Barthel of the City of Mishawaka Police in Indiana who owns and operates the South Bend...
Mark Oberholtzer isn't an Islamic fighter in Syria. He's never been to Syria. And the plumber from Texas City, Texas, says he certainly would never willingly aid fundamentalist rebels. So it's hard for him to understand how his Ford F-250 pickup truck - including his logo for...