Olympic Bobsledder Lolo Jones did not plan on spending her time in quarantine once she arrived at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Unfortunately, Jones did have to spend time away from her teammates but is now reportedly doing better and has been reunited with her fellow Olympians.
"Just released … been in quarantine room in Olympic village. Single room was nice just wish I had one of those stray dogs to keep me company," Jones tweeted. Then later, a teammate jokingly tweeted a picture with Jones standing quite far away in the background.
"Was released to find ur competitors #Tactics @AlexShibutani: Lolo has been sick so this is as close as I'll let her." more >>
Brett West tried to get his son a date while talking about him on the "Today" show. Tucker West is the 18-year-old U.S. Olympic luge star competing in Sochi, Russia, but he's still "a little shy," the proud dad admitted.
"I just want to say to all the young ladies out there, Tucker is very single," Brett West said while live on the air. "And he's a little shy, so you'll have to reach out to him," he adding, mentioning his son's "Team Tucker" Facebook fan page.
The awkward moment continued with the father saying that his son would definitely reply to any takers. more >>
George Zimmerman's celebrity boxing match is officially canceled after strong protests over the bout.
Damon Feldman, the celebrity boxing promoter who sparked public outrage after he secured a fight between Zimmerman and rapper DMX, is calling off the match and apologized to those he offended by attempting to put the fight together in the first place.
"The George Zimmerman fight is canceled I'm sorry for anyone I hurt with this but this was a very big opportunity thank you," Feldman tweeted Saturday. more >>
Terrell Owens, the former NFL star, is being accused of marrying a woman to obtain a home loan. The accusations have been made after the woman he married has demanded a divorce only two weeks after the pair were married.
Rachel Snider, a 33-year-old Texas postal worker, reportedly married Owens, 39, in a secret ceremony, according to TMZ. However, Snider is now telling the publication that she now plans on divorcing Owens two weeks after they were married and feels she was used so that he could obtain a $2 million home loan in California.
"I felt in love … and now I feel betrayed and heartbroken. I really valued his love and friendship for 5 years," Snider told TMZ. "Out of the love in my heart, I tried to help him. We had a secret relationship for 5 years and I married him for love." more >>
Lala Anthony, media personality, mother and wife to New York Knicks player Carmelo Anthony, is revealing why women should not intentionally try to seek out relationships with professional athletes.
Anthony, 34, recently joined Arsenio Hall on his late night show, "Arsenio" to promote her new relationship book, "The Love Playbook." While on the show, she revealed her advice to women who are looking to marry wealthy athletes.
"You don't try to get a baller. Just be confident in yourself when you go out there and you'll attract great energy and you'll get the right kind of attention," Lala said on Arsenio. "Guys can tell when you're desperate and thirsty and sometimes guys use that for negative things." more >>
George Zimmerman and DMX are set to have a celebrity boxing match on March 1, which is what would have been Trayvon Martin's 19th birthday. Zimmerman was acquitted of the murder of Martin in June of 2013, and rapper DMX was chosen out of more than 15,000 other applicants to fight the former neighborhood watchman, with part of the monies going to charity.
George Zimmerman and DMX's celebrity boxing match is being promoted by Damon Feldman, but the terms have not completely been set. A rep for DMX says that the money has to be right before the 43-year-old rapper will definitely accept the contract.
"DMX agreed to 'beat Zimmerman's a—' IF and when he sees the terms of a contract, which hasn't happened yet," TMZ reported via the rapper's rep, Domenick Nati. "Once an agreement has been finalized, we're told DMX will officially be down for the bout." more >>