Four spectators were removed from their seats at a National Hockey League game in Chicago on Saturday night after allegedly making racist comments toward a black player on the visiting team.
Embattled South African President Jacob Zuma is facing mounting pressure from within his own party to step down amid years of allegations of corruption. The ruling political party of South Africa has finally asked its president to resign, potentially breaking weeks of deadlock. Known as the “teflon president,” the 75-year-old Jacob Zuma was first elected in 2009. Sumaya Hisham / Reuters Zuma’s future as president plunged into uncertainty when mounting tensions from various opposition parties prompted him to postpone his State of the Nation speech last week. It was the first time a president has had to make such a move since former President Nelson Mandela’s inaugural speech in 1994. Wikus De Wet / AFP / Getty I
Despite the controversy surrounding YouTube celebrity Logan Paul (thanks to a string of videos exploiting an apparent suicide and tasering a rat), the young media personality hasn’t done anything to warrant being kicked off of the platform that made him a star. That’s according to chief executive Susan Wojcicki, who defended her company’s treatment of Paul’s video… Read More
Sympathetic West Ham boss David Moyes has explained that he understands why signing Patrice Evra kicked a fan whilst playing for Marseille. The Frenchman was set to play in the Europa League for the Ligue 1 outfit before an incident before the game. Fans started to taunt the player and there were suggestions of racism, which prompted a response from the player. Not only a response, the Frenchman went to confront the fans who abused him and it eventually lead to him kicking one in the head. His contract was soon terminated by the club, leaving him a free agent before West Ham snapped him up this week. Now, David Moyes has revealed that he has no qualms about what happened at Marseille. “Do I have any concerns? No, not from what he told me,” said Moyes. “He told me what hap