1 OUT OF 3 THREE KIDS IN AMERICA IS OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE…STUNNING!!!

Fried chicken fingers, hamburgers, French fries and sugary sodas dominate children’s menus in most chain restaurants, and most kids meals fall short of meeting basic nutritional standards, a nonprofit health advocacy group said Thursday. Some 97% of nearly 3,500 kids meals analyzed don’t meet basic nutritional standards, the Center for Science in the Public Interest… [Continue Reading]

KOBE BRYANT, WIFE VANESSA, CALL OFF THEIR DIVORCE

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and his wife, Vanessa, say they are calling off their divorce. And they announced it on social media. On Friday, Vanessa Bryant’s Instagram page had a message reading: “We are pleased to announce that we have reconciled. Our divorce action will be dismissed. We are looking forward to our… [Continue Reading]

WHY DO SO MANY GREAT SPRINTERS LIKE USAIN BOLT COME FROM JAMAICA?

When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica. Injuries or false starts aside, Usain Bolt will take center stage as he bids to retain the title… [Continue Reading]

THE CASE OF THE DRUNK SCHOOL BUS DRIVER: WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Federal rules prevent employers from testing for alcohol abuse. But what if kids are involved? Chicago’s Breaking News Center blog reports that a school bus driver with three times the legal limit of alcohol in her system was allowed to complete her hour-plus route with 50 kids onboard because a supervisor said federal regulations prohibited him… [Continue Reading]

WOULD YOU DATE A WOMAN WITH KIDS?

You’re a single guy and a woman comes along that posseses all the qualities any man would want, she’s cute, smart, funny and has a good job. She’s perfect!!  So what could be the problem that is making you question whether or not you should date her? She has children. It’s normal for people to question… [Continue Reading]

VIDEO: I MUST GET THIS BED! AUTOMATIC BED THAT MAKES ITSELF

My dream has come true. Finally, a bed that makes itself. My only beef with the inventors of this bed is that they should have invented it when I was a kid. I could have it used all those mornings my mom hounded me to make my bed. All the kids in the world go… [Continue Reading]

DO YOUR KIDS A FAVOR, LET THEM KNOW WHEN THEY SUCK!!!

Editor’s note: LZ Granderson, who writes a weekly column for CNN.com, He is a senior writer and columnist for ESPN the Magazine and ESPN.com. He wrote this article. Read below: When my son was in middle school, I remember attending one of his school band concerts that wasn’t very good. In fact, it sucked. At… [Continue Reading]

WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON IN OHIO? MAN KILLS EX-WIFE, TELLS SON TO CALL 911

Crazy news alert!! Ohio has been making the rounds in media outlets lately. Unfortunately, it hasn’t been for positive reasons. There have been so much murder news coming out of different areas of Ohio. I think that this one takes the cake. No matter what this woman did, no one deserves to be killed this way, in front of… [Continue Reading]

THE HUNT IS OVER: 3 YOUNG BOYS KIDNAPPED IN ABUJA, NIGERIA RESCUED BY TRACKING DEVICE

The kidnap nightmare of three young boys by their father’s driver in Abuja ended this afternoon with the rescue of the three boys unharmed in Makurdi ,Benue State. The rescue was executed by the Nigerian police through a tracking device that was also used to rescue kidnapped victims in Owerri and the little girl kidnapped in Enugu. The kidnappers… [Continue Reading]

DISNEY BANS JUNK FOOD ADS ON TV CHANNELS AND ON THE INTERNET

The Walt Disney Company, in a first for a US media giant, said Tuesday it will ban junk-food advertising on its TV channels and websites from 2015 to help fight obesity among US children. “This new initiative is truly a game changer for the health of our children,” said First Lady Michelle Obama, a champion of better eating… [Continue Reading]

TRAGIC STORY OF A WOMAN WHO DIED WITH HER FOUR KIDS IN THE LAGOS CRASH

One of the most tragic stories from the ill-fated flight Dana Air 992 that crashed in Lagos on Sunday revolves around Maimuna Anyene, a Connecticut-based Nigerian woman, who died along with her husband, sister, her four kids, two cousins and her mother-in-law. Ms. Anyene, who is being mourned by friends, relatives and colleagues around the… [Continue Reading]

“I AM NOBODY’S MOTHER AND NEVER WILL BE”

I read an article on mother’s day and it stuck with me. The full article is below. I was thinking about it when I walked into a 50th birthday party this weekend, and found myself in a room filled with beautiful, extremely successful, friends of the birthday girl. Most of the birthday girl’s friends were over the age of… [Continue Reading]

PLEASE LET ME PLAY

I was writing an article in order to make a case for the importance of my charity, Champion Spirit Foundation in Nigeria. Due to the extreme poverty in parts of Nigeria, many children are idle and as we know, an idle mind is the devil’s workshop. Playing sports offers children more than just physical benefits. Sports typically… [Continue Reading]

HOW CAN I MAKE CHANGE IN A STRANGE LAND

I cleared my entire schedule today in preparation for my visit to the Nigerian embassy. I’m taking a trip to Nigeria to make my dream of rebuilding the amateur boxing program in Nigeria, come true. While there I will shoot the entire process as the final piece of my documentary, ‘The Triumph of The Will’…. [Continue Reading]