- U.S. The Independent
A TV reporter said she was left “violated” and “embarrassed” after being smacked on the bottom during a live broadcast.Alex Bozarjian, of WSAV News, was reporting roadside from a 10km race in Savannah, Georgia, when a male participant ran up behind and struck her.
- Sports Quartz
Filipino surfer Roger Casugay earned the Philippines its first-ever gold medal in surfing at the Southeast Asian Games today (Dec. 8). Casugay was leading a one-on-one race against Indonesian surfer Arip Nurhidayat Friday (Dec. 6) when he noticed that Nurhidayat broke his ankle leash and was swept by towering waves at Monaliza Point, La Union in northern Philippines. Casugay, a surfing instructor, paddled back to Nurhidayat and helped him back to shore.
- World Business Insider
The US economy didn't tumble into a recession during 2010s - and experts say the extremely slow recovery itself was a factor.
- Sports ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
As talk mounts that Odell Beckham wants out of Cleveland, a new report says some of that talk is coming from Beckham himself. Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reports that Beckham has approached opposing players and coaches before and even during games this season and told them, "come get me." Glazer, who said Beckham would [more]