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YouTube star KSI defeats Logan Paul in a controversial boxing rematch

YouTube star KSI defeats Logan Paul in a controversial boxing rematch

It’s a bit of a deja-vu moment. Another fight between vlogger Logan Paul and gamer, vlogger and rapper Olajide “KSI” Olatunji ended without quite settling things. Inside Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Saturday night, British sensation KSI was declared the winner by a split decision that Paul made clear he wasn’t happy about. That’s because…MORE

US Women’s National Team granted class action status in equal-pay lawsuit

US Women’s National Team granted class action status in equal-pay lawsuit

Members of the US women’s soccer team scored one of their goals Friday when a federal judge allowed their gender discrimination lawsuit to proceed as a class action. The US Women’s National Team’s lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation was filed in March in US District Court in California, with 28 members of the team…MORE

Toxic soccer matches: Stabbings, fascist salutes and banners mocking Mussolini

Toxic soccer matches: Stabbings, fascist salutes and banners mocking Mussolini

Stabbings, fans appearing to make Nazi salutes as well as supporters mocking former Italian leader Benito Mussolini combined to produce a toxic atmosphere in a leading European football game Thursday. The Europa League match between Italian club Lazio and Scotland’s Celtic in Rome’s Stadio Olimpico was decided by French midfielder Olivier Ntcham’s 95th-minute winner in…MORE

Brescia fans criticize Mario Balotelli after he was racially abused

Brescia fans criticize Mario Balotelli after he was racially abused

Fans of Brescia have criticized Mario Balotelli after the Italian international was racially abused during last Sunday’s match against Hellas Verona. Balotelli threatened to leave the pitch during his side’s 2-1 loss, picking up the ball in the second half and kicking it towards the fans that were directing monkey chants at him. The 29-year-old…MORE

Horse survives wildfire, sets speed record and then sells for $1.5 million

Horse survives wildfire, sets speed record and then sells for $1.5 million

They say there is a story behind every champion, but not many narratives can compare to the incredible journey taken by this one special horse. From escaping the flames and furnace of a wildfire to breaking records at the recent Breeders’ Cup world championships at Santa Anita, Belvoir Bay’s “emotional” tale is the stuff of…MORE

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Regaining Momentum to Finish the Year Strong

Regaining Momentum to Finish the Year Strong

Regaining Momentum to Finish the Year Strong By Christy Wright Can you believe there are only three months left in 2019? It feels like just yesterday I was picking up my boys from their last day of school before summer break. Now, suddenly, we’re in the middle of holidays-are-just-around-the-corner craziness! I think the hardest part…

Dave Says: How much emergency fund?

Dave Says: How much emergency fund?

Dear Dave, I know you talk about having an emergency fund of three to six months of expenses set aside. My husband and I are having a difficult time agreeing on exactly how much we should set aside for emergencies. How do you determine the exact amount? Erin   Dear Erin, The exact you amount…

Dave Says: Understand your investments completely

Dave Says: Understand your investments completely

Dear Dave, I’m new to investing, and recently I began putting money into growth stock mutual funds inside a Roth IRA. On my last statement, it said that my investment had grown. Can you explain how it grew? Matt   Dear Matt, In most cases, you’ll have anywhere from 90 to 200 different company’s stocks…

Here’s why you need a will, and how to get one

Here’s why you need a will, and how to get one

Here’s why you need a will, and how to get one By Chris Hogan We all want to do nice things for our loved ones. We go on family trips and celebrate life’s wins together. It’s sometimes difficult for us to consider the bad things that can happen in life, but we still have to…