| Dec 30, 2012
Body by Beckham
Women weren't the only ones baring skin in ads this year. Fast fashion giant H&M debuted its first Super Bowl ad for the David Beckham Bodywear collection, starring the soccer star in his skivvies. During the London Summer Olympics,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Heading the ball is a key soccer skill, but a new study finds that players who headed the ball frequently were more likely to suffer brain injury and damage their memory than their fellow players who were a little less headstrong, so to speak.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:32 AM
MLS Cup 2012 Conference Finals No matter which way you slice it, the MLS Cup Final is going to be a disappointment. Okay, that may just be bitter, slightly histrionic grapes talking. But, truth be told, the only team that I really (really, really)...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Good Tuesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Some of you may recall that, about a week ago, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission announced that it could move to all-electronic tolling within about five years' time. Unremarked at the time was how the switch......
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Cheers, David Beckham After six years of playing Major League Soccer, the 2012 MLS Cup final will be David Beckham’s last game in an LA Galaxy jersey. Earlier this month, the 37-year old midfielder announced that the final — his third in...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Elizabeth Taylor's first wedding dress -- the one she wore as an 18-year-old when she married Conrad Hilton Jr. in 1950 -- is slated to be sold at auction at Christie's in London on June 26. The gown, a gift to Taylor from MGM and designed by costume...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Soccer great David Beckham announced Thursday he will retire from the sport at the conclusion of Paris Saint-Germain's season. The former Galaxy star released the following statement announcing his retirement:
“I'm thankful to PSG (Paris Saint-...
| May 16, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Sure, David Beckham has announced his retirement from soccer, but we assume his career as an international style icon will continue — including, we hope, his role as an underwear model for H&M.
We appreciate Beckham’s long-time embrace of...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Has Orlando really gone crazy over soccer?
Sure, its government leaders have been cheerleading the sport a lot lately as they try to attract a major-league team to the city. But it’s hard to ignore that Orlando City Soccer recently saw its biggest...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 8:47 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge is the No. 1 beauty inspiration for women in Britain, according to a survey by beauty e-tailer Feel Unique. Thirty percent of those surveyed said they preferred to buy products used by the former Kate Middleton, compared with 15 %...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Matthew Morrison -- a.k.a. hunky Mr. Schue on "Glee" -- has presented an engagement ring to his girlfriend of about two years, model Renee Puente. The engagement was announced Thursday night by none other than Elton John, assisted by partner David...
| May 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Serena Williams extended the best run of her career on Sunday by winning the Italian Open title in a rout of third-seeded Victoria Azarenka on the clay in Rome.
The top-ranked American has now won 24 matches in a row and four consecutive tournament...