Tim White

The most dangerous women’s sport is…
The most dangerous women’s sport is…

A new study says that no women’s sport in the U.S. is more dangerous than cheerleading. According to the Journal of Pediatrics, two-thirds of the accidents that lead to permanent disability among girls comes from the activity, and hospital visits for high school and college cheerleading went from 4,954 in 1980 to 26,786 in 2007. Concussions are a major problem, and although you might think it’s the girls getting tossed who suffer them the most, it’s actually the girls who do the catching. What’s next, cheering in helmets?

News: Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

It’s gonna cost more to rent at Redbox

redbox

Prices for renting movies and video games will increase starting next week.

in Entertainment

Channing Tatum going behind the camera to direct

tatum

The "Magic Mike" star is taking on an adaptation of young-adult novel "Forgive Me."

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Turkey contest gives new meaning to ‘all you can eat’

chestnut

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest, setting a record by devouring an entire bird.

in Lifestyle

Pope declares sainthood of 2 Indians, 4 Italians

pope

Pope Francis conferred sainthood on six people on Sunday, praising their "creative" commitment to helping the poor.

in Music

The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ pics fetch $230K

abbeyroad

Six discarded images from the iconic album shoot have been sold at auction.