FIFA World Cup
U.S. Fans Celebrate Win Against Ghana at 2014 FIFA World Cup

[Blog Post] U.S. Fans Finally Celebrate Against Ghana

U.S. soccer fans around the nation and in Brazil celebrate a dramatic victory over their familiar World Cup opponent, Ghana, on June 16, 2014. After the U.S. exited their last two World Cups at the hands of Ghana, the United States Men’s National Team finally beat Ghana at the 2014 … Continue reading

FIFA World Cup
The Head-Butt Heard Around the World

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Zinedine Zidane, retired soccer legend and member of France’s World Cup team, explains in an interview why he head-butted Marco Materazzi, a retired member of Italy’s World Cup team, in the FIFA World Cup finals held in Germany on July 9, 2006. Zidane describes the harsh words that Materazzi provoked … Continue reading

1994 Stanley Cup Riot
How the 94′ Vancouver Riots Broke Out

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Disturbing live footage and commentary on the streets of Vancouver, Canada is documented here as the 1994 Stanley Cup Riots broke out after the Canadian hockey team, the Vancouver Canucks, suffered a 3-2 loss in the finals. Here, Stuart Mcnish, reporter for a local news station, explains various violent actions … Continue reading

1994 Stanley Cup Riot
Eyewitness to the Chaos After the 1994 Stanley Cup

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Cameraman Brent Stafford, who witnessed the 1994 Stanley Cup Riots in Canada, gives his report on the chaotic violence occurring on the streets of Vancouver after the Canadian hockey team, the Vancouver Canucks, suffered a 3-2 loss to the New York Rangers. Stafford describes the rising tensions among the people … Continue reading