Heavy betting during the first two weeks of the World Cup failed to lift profits at Ladbrokes, which continued to grapple with its online business and closed shops across the country.
David Cameron does not currently believe Russia should be stripped of hosting the 2018 World Cup but is not surprised the issue is being raised, Downing Street says.
Former Green Bay Packer Jermichael Finley has a quandary-take a $10 million tax-free disability insurance payout, or continue playing football.
Germany may have beaten Argentina to win the World Cup, but Twitter and Facebook have been engaged in their own battle for social supremacy during the football tournament.
Uruguay and Liverpool star Luis Suarez may have exited the World Cup in disgrace after biting Italian player Giorgio Chiellini, but the incident is proving an inspiration for mobile app developers.
Depending on where he decides to take his talents, LeBron James could see a nice raise from his impending free agency.
Signing foreign players, some of whom have contracts with pro teams, is a tricky process for draftees and NBA teams.
The singer will join Pitbull on stage in São Paulo tonight, following her reported cancellation earlier this week due to 'production issues'