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Paul Greengrass Eying 1996 Olympics Bombing Movie and a Deadly Serious Jonah Hill

We’ve known since February that the fabled Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill bromance first seen in The Wolf of Wall Street would continue into a second film. We’ve also known who that film would be about: Richard Jewell, the security guard who saved the ’96 Olympics from a bomb threat and was wrongfully crucified for it. Show More Summary

Drew Doughty Still Has Room to Grow with Los Angeles Kings in 2014-15

Drew Doughty was recently named the world’s best defenseman by NHL.com, but he has probably deserved the distinction since a jaw-dropping postseason showing in 2012. His impressive resume contains two Stanley Cups and two Olympic gold medals, and he was at the heart of each of those triumphs. Show More Summary

Foo Fighters Play England’s Concorde 2 Under ‘Shtty’ Assumed Name

Leave it to Foo Fighters to do something like this. Uproxx reports that Foo Fighters are currently in London to be the closing act at the 2014 Invictus Games to be played at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Closing ceremonies are on...Show More Summary

Pistorius Walks Away from Murder Charge

The judge in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial appeared to be heading for a culpable homicide finding Thursday after ruling out both both premeditated murder and murder verdicts in the shooting death of the double-amputee Olympic athlete's girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Show More Summary

Cat sliding: sounds awful, cats love it (at least this one)

4 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Video. Hope they delete curling and replace it with cat sliding as a new Olympic sport. I'd totally be into the Olympics, then.

IOC President Thomas Bach marks successful first year in office

Since then, we have had successful Olympic Winter Games in Sochi and Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing. The President has fostered closer links with the United Nations and met more than 80 Heads of State and Government in that time. He is leading the Olympic Agenda 2020 reform process to develop a roadmap for the future of the entire Olympic Movement.

Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting Case

4 days agoNews : Truthdig

Shutterstock Only Oscar “Blade Runner” Pistorius knows exactly what happened on Feb. 14, 2013 at his home, when the South African Olympic and Paralympic athlete shot and killed his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, but murder has now been...Show More Summary

Paul Greengrass May Direct Hill & DiCaprio's Olympic Bombing Drama

Back towards the beginning of the year, we learned that The Wolf of Wall Street stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill would team up again for The Ballad of Richard Jewell, a story based on a Vanity Fair article about the security guard...Show More Summary

5 Things You Should At Least Pretend To Know Today - September 11, 2014

4 days agoOdd : Happy Place

1. Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty Of Murder — Might Still Be Guilty Of Being Dangerously Dumb Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been found not guilty by a South African judge of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year. Show More Summary

People' Impact With Giacomo: Sports for Development

Giacomo Carini during a swimming competition I have always been passionate about swimming, and today I had the chance of having a chat with Giacomo Carini, 17 years old young man who just flew back from the Second Summer Youth Olympic...Show More Summary

Paul Greengrass Eyes Leonardo DiCaprio’s Atlanta Olympics Bombing Movie

Paul Greengrass may have found himself another dramatic true-life saga to direct. He’s reportedly circling The Ballad of Richard Jewell, about the 1996 Atlanta Olympics bombing. The film would reunite Greengrass with his Captain Phillips writer Billy Ray. Show More Summary

Paul Greengrass Eyed for DiCaprio & Hill Olympics Bombing Drama

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill star in 'American Nightmare', centering on the 1996 Olympic bombing. [...]

DiCaprio & Hill’s Olympics Bombing Drama Eyed by Paul Greengrass

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

Director Paul Greengrass (Captain Phillips) is eying the Richard Jewell memoir that has Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill attached to star.

Oscar Pistorius: Not Guilty of Murder

It’s been a long road for all who have been involved in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, and today (September 11) the Olympic double amputee track star learned his fate. During the courtroom proceedings, the Judge Thokozile Masipa explained...Show More Summary

Oscar Pistorious Found Not Guilty

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via Newsweek: South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been found “not guilty” of murdering long-time girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of 14 February 2013. The court will resume shortly when Judge...Show More Summary

Oscar Pistorious found not guilty of murder, still faces culpable homicide charge

A South African judge ruled on the two most severe charges against South African 2012 Olympic runner Oscar Pistorious on Thursday, but will issue a decision on a lesser charge Friday. Oscar Pistorius was found not guilty Thursday of the two most serious charges he faced for the shooting death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Show More Summary

Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty of Murder in Girlfriend's Death

A South African judge found Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder or premeditated murder in the death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Thursday. Pistorius, 27, could still be found guilty of culpable homicide, which means he acted negligently in Steenkamp's death, and could still serve jail time. Show More Summary

Oscar Pistorius Found Not Guilty of Murder

Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius did not intend to murder his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, a judge has ruled. After a lengthy and high-profile trial and deliberation in South Africa, Judge Thokozile Masipa announced her verdict onShow More Summary

Oscar Pistorius Cleared After Judge Rules He Did Not Intentionally Kill Girlfriend

Post by Lisa Fogarty. Former Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been cleared of homicide charges after a judge ruled that he did not intentionally shoot and kill girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013 at the home they shared in South Africa. The...Show More Summary

Oscar Pistorius Verdict: NOT GUILTY of Murder in Reeva Steenkamp Shooting

Having remained silent throughout his months-long trial, the judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder case reached a verdict to decide the Olympic athlete's fate Thursday: Pistorius cannot be found guilty of intentionally killing Reeva Steenkamp, the judge ruled. Show More Summary

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