• Snapchat is now easier to use thanks to the addition of a search bar
  • Chapecoense: Brutal ‘celebration’ for Brazil’s tragic Cinderella team
  • To The Rescue!! David Beckham Helps Save Elderly Woman Outside His London Residence!
  • Awesome football street performer knows how to wow a crowd
  • Obama appoints former White House staffers to posts

Snapchat is now easier to use thanks to the addition of a search bar

Image: snapchat Snapchat’s major redesign is here. As expected, the app’s new look, which features a search bar and several other UI nips and tucks to make it easier to use, is now live for iOS users. SEE ALSO: Snapchat’s new lenses will unleash your inner soccer prodigy One of the things first-time Snapchat users complain about is how complicated and confusing the user interface is. You can swipe up,…

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Chapecoense: Brutal ‘celebration’ for Brazil’s tragic Cinderella team

Chapeco, Brazil (CNN)It was a trophy presentation that will stay with me forever. No fist pumps, no back-slapping, no shouting and screaming. There was barely even a team, just a handful of players choking back the tears as they lowered their heads to receive their medals. It was not a happy occasion. It was a brutal ordeal. JUST WATCHED Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH

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To The Rescue!! David Beckham Helps Save Elderly Woman Outside His London Residence!

On this dark, dark day, there is a sliver of light. The incident occurred near the soccer superstar’s west London mansion in Kensington. While an ambulance was called, Becks stepped into the crowd of onlookers and offered the injured woman a bottle of water. He also used his car to block moving cars from getting too close to the woman. You can see the dreamy stud getting even dreamier by…

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Awesome football street performer knows how to wow a crowd

All sorts of performers congregate around Piccadilly Circus to entertain the throngs of tourists and workday commuters. SEE ALSO: This street performer dancing to the BBC news jingle is simply glorious This talented football trickster stood out amongst the crowd. A tourist snapped a video of him showing off his skills and shared it on Instagram. The footballer kicked, balanced, and spun his ball to the song ‘Bills’ by LunchMoney…

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Obama appoints former White House staffers to posts

(CNN)President Barack Obama, on his final Tuesday in office, appointed soon-to-be former staffers and supporters to administration posts, including senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and National Security Adviser Susan Rice. Jarrett and Rice were both appointed to the Board of the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts as General Trustees. While Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes was appointed as a member of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.

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Rio Ferdinand’s ecstatic reaction to this goal is a thing of joy

If anyone ever asks you to gauge your excitement using the popular “on a scale of 1-10” method, just cast your mind back to Rio Ferdinand’s expression in the video above. Because that is, without a shadow of a doubt, what a 10 looks like. SEE ALSO: Watch this 17 year old perform jaw-dropping soccer tricks The object of Ferdinand’s impassioned glee is Manchester United’s equalising goal against Liverpool in…

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30 years after the real ‘Cool Runnings,’ Jamaican bobsled team needs your help

The Jamaican bobsled team in action in Sochi during the 2014 Winter Olympics. Image: Kyodo via AP It’d be quite a story, that’s for sure. Jamaica could win its first-ever medal in bobsled next year at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea exactly 30 years after the Caribbean island nation improbably debuted in the sport at the 1988 Olympics, a tale later immortalized in the Hollywood classic Cool Runnings….

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The L.A. Chargers’ new coach is very excited to be coaching the San Diego Chargers

Please allow myself to introduce … myself. Image: Kelvin Kuo/AP You couldn’t have scripted a more perfect blunder. A week after the San Diego Chargers left their fans in the cold to move to Los Angeles following San Diegans’ refusal to finance a new stadium with public money, the team’s biggest hire is apparently still living in the past. SEE ALSO: The San Diego, er, Los Angeles Chargers epitomize the…

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Africa Cup of Nations: The Ugandan ‘Cranes’ that touched the stars and pleased a murderous dictator

(CNN)They were the sporting heroes of a nation, the no-hopers that showed up Africa’s footballing establishment and whose success saw them showered with gifts by the notorious dictator Idi Amin. Yet the tale of the last Uganda team to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations — the continent’s showpiece international tournament — is one that former defender Tom Lwanga looks back on with conflicting emotions. Despite defying the odds…

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In Iraq, thousands of terrorism’s victims go unnamed

(CNN)It was a typical July night in Baghdad and even at midnight, the air radiated the day’s heat. Some people in the upscale Karrada neighborhoood were sitting at outdoor cafes, watching a nail-biter finish to a Germany-Italy soccer match. Thousands more were shopping. The holy month of Ramadan was near its end, and Baghdadis were buying new clothes and gifts for the festival of Eid al-Fitr. The brightly lit Hadi…

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Why Turkey is such a target for terror

(CNN)An international airport bombed. An ambassador assassinated. A nightclub massacre. These and many other attacks in the last year show how Turkey has been hit hard by terrorism. It’s not an unfamiliar position for the country, but there are now new threats that add to the longstanding reasons for Turkey’s particular position in the crosshairs. The Syria quagmire Graphic video: Russian ambassador shot Russia has said it has no conclusions…

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British Spy Behind Trump Report Aided FBI With Soccer Scandal Probe

The former MI6 British spy named as the author of an unverified report onDonald Trumpsalleged relationship with Russia earned his reputation as an investigator aiding the FBI in its bombshell probe of world soccer. Steele runs the London-based private investigation firm Orbis Business Intelligence, which he co-founded after leaving the British Secret Service. The FBI may have taken his allegations about Russia and Trump more seriously because agents had worked…

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Takata agrees to guilty plea, will pay $1B for hiding defect

 (AP) Takata Corp. has agreed to plead guilty to a single criminal charge and will pay $1 billion in fines and restitution for a years-long scheme to conceal a deadly defect in its automotive air bag inflators. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Detroit announced the deal Friday, hours after it unsealed a six-count grand jury indictment against three former Takata executives who are accused of executing the scheme by falsifying and altering test…

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Jose Mourinho was totally chill when every reporter’s worst nightmare came true

“May I ask who’s calling please?” Image: manchester united, twitter Quick. Come here. While no one’s looking. Sssshhhh! We’re going to let you in on a little secret of the Media Elite. Most reporters have learned by now that if you’re recording an interview with your phone and especially if you’re recording a full-on press conference you should put said device on airplane mode. Otherwise you might end up like…

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Its Way More Fun To Watch This Elaborate Trick Shot Than Create It

Want to pull off this kind of spectacular cue sports-golf combo trick shot? Then youd best set aside most of your day. Venue manager Shane OHara and barman Tom Woolmans nine hours of hard graft after closing one night last week paid off, though, as the sensational footage aboveshows. It was just a real frustrating experience and we regretted ever starting the whole thing, OHara added. But the two minutes…

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UEFA frets over rise of ‘global super clubs’

(CNN)A select group of European soccer teams have morphed into “global super clubs” thanks in part to their ability to cash in on huge worldwide supporter bases that can be accessed through social media, according to a new report from the continent’s governing body UEFA. While this might be good news for bean counters at clubs like Manchester United, Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Paris Saint Germain, UEFA’s Club…

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Your Favorite NFL Team Doesn’t Care About You

When it comes to their players, NFL teams abide by an oft-repeated motto: Next man up. San Diego Chargers owner Dean Spanos confirmed reportson Thursday morning that he will relocate his franchise to Los Angeles, leaving the city his team has called home for 56 years after it refused to give him the billion-dollar stadium he wanted. You are as easily replaceable as the backup right tackle.Your favorite team doesnt…

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Dad Calls Out Breadwinner Husbands With Viral Post That Has Moms Everywhere Cheering AMEN!

“The luxury of rest is a gift many men steal from their wives each weekend.” The old saying goes, “Man may work from sun to sun but woman’s work is never done.” While the progressing state of gender roles and women in the work force is shifting that mentality in the 21st century, it is a stereotype that one bold husband is trying to redefine once and for all with…

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Novak Djokovic tries wheelchair tennis, has absolutely no idea what he’s doing

Novak Djokovic is helped along by Australian wheelchair tennis paralympian Dylan Alcott. Image: Michael Dodge/Getty Images Novak Djokovic is one of the world’s top tennis players, but don’t expect him to excel in all versions of the game just yet. Djokovic tried out some wheelchair tennis for a charity event in Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday, playing against Australian wheelchair tennis pro and two-time gold medalist, Dylan Alcott. While the Serbian…

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Quiz show contestant wins jackpot with the unlikeliest answer ever

Tasha and Jo wait to see if their answer is pointless enough. Image: BBC/TwiTTER/@RUTH_GLEGGY/MASHABLECOMPOSITE This has to be the best “pointless” answer on gameshow television. Tasha and Jo were contestants on the BBCs Pointless, a quiz show where competitors try to get the least amount of points by giving answers that no-one else can come up with. Essentially, the more obscure the answer, the better. UNBELIEVABLE SCENES ON POINTLESS! If…

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Gun that folds into smartphone-like package prepares to go into production

Remember that handgun that folds up to look like a smartphone? Belgian police have reportedly issued an alert for the transforming gun as the weapon inches closer to launching in the U.S. According to the Dernire Heure newspaper, Belgian police are concerned the Ideal Conceal Pistol will be illegally imported into Europe. From afar, the gun, when folded up, is difficult to distinguish from a typical smartphone. SEE ALSO: This…

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Victoria Beckham admits she regrets breast implants

Designer Victoria Beckham arrives for the “Glamour Women of the Year Awards” REUTERS  (Reuters) In a letter to her 18-year-old self, Victoria Beckham is opening up about a plethora of issues even her plastic surgery. Published in British Vogue, the former Spice Girl admitted she regrets having breast implants. “And I should probably say, dont mess with your boobs. All those years I denied it stupid. A sign of insecurity. Just…

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‘Galactico’ to the Galaxy: How Brand Beckham conquered the US

(CNN)Major League Soccer recently celebrated its 20-year anniversary. But did the league’s most pivotal landmark take place 10 years ago, on January 11, 2007? That was the date David Beckham surprised the footballing world by announcing that, at the end of that season, he would leave Spanish giants Real Madrid for MLS side LA Galaxy, in a five-year deal reportedly worth $250 million. David Beckham bringing MLS team to Miami…

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