It started as an online plea on YouTube, with Coral Gables (Fla.) Archbishop Carroll High senior Nicole Muxo recording an elaborate video asking Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade to take her to the prom. Continue reading →
2012 YEAR IN REVIEW
The stories that stood out in the world of sports
Decade of top searches
2001, Yahoo! has dipped into billions of searches to uncover our audience's
curiosities, interests, and what matters most to them. Unlike editorial
retrospectives or surveys, the rankings come from online users’ own search
behavior. Looking back, these lists truly sketch a society in motion: It's a
unique way to gauge social trends and interests in the year’s top stop stories,
compelling newsmakers, and viral fads.
Take a look back at a dozen years of Top 10s to see how the Web has grown — and
preoccupied readers in 2012.
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- San Francisco wins bid for Super Bowl L
As expected, the 49ers' new stadium will host the NFL's championship in 2016.
- USGA, R&A announce ban of anchored putters starting in 2016
Last month, Adam Scott won The Masters with some of the most dramatic putting in golf history. And after Jan. 1, 2016, he won't be able to duplicate the feat. The USGA and the R&A, golf's two governing bodies, have … Continue reading →
- Wife douses husband with beer in Wrigley Field bleachers after he tries to protect her from homer
It started with a chivalrous act gone wrong, was followed by a beer bath and ended with a high-five. A couple caught the attention of baseball fans at Wrigley Field on Sunday and the ones watching at home on TV. … Continue reading →
- Michael Vick, 10-year NFL veteran, had to be taught by Chip Kelly how to carry a football
Legend has it that at Vince Lombardi's first team meeting with the Green Bay Packers, the new coach held up a ball and told his team, "This is a football." Many coaches since have pulled similar stunts to start a … Continue reading →
- Kevin Durant donates $1 million to the Red Cross to help with Oklahoma disaster relief
Via Daily Thunder: @kdtrey5 steps forward and gives $1mil matching gift to the ARC for disaster relief, text "REDCROSS" to 90999 for a $10 donation. — Red Cross Oklahoma (@redcrossokc) May 21, 2013 Regional Red Cross: “Mr. Durant’s gift and … Continue reading →
- Spitball! Alex Sanabia of Miami Marlins slobbers on ball, in plain view, after Domonic Brown homer
A funny thing happened after Alex Sanabia of the Miami Marlins allowed a home run to Domonic Brown of the Philadelphia Phillies in the second inning Monday night: He didn't allow any more runs over his 6 1/3 innings of … Continue reading →
- Fallon Fox: The Ultimate Fighting Conundrum
Fox has been widely derided since becoming a professional MMA fighter, but is she getting a fair shake?