USA: Felon's mugshot goes viralIn this edition: a US felon's mugshot goes viral; the Redskins trademark is cancelled by the US patent office; and the somewhat unusual sporting activity known as skijouring.
NFL: Decision to draft gay player sparks heated reactionIn this edition: online reactions as the NFL drafts its first openly gay player; Iranian women ditching their hijabs on Facebook; and wingsuit enthusiasts hurtle down a mountainsid...
Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner star in American football drama 'Draft Day'In today’s show we catch up with the cast of new film "Draft Day". Director Ivan Reitman gives us a behind-the-scenes peek at America's most popular sport - and all...
Rising American football star comes out as gayAmerican football player Michael Sam, who was a defensive end for the University of Missouri and is a strong contender for the NFL, came out about his sexuality on Sunday, setting...
Seattle Seahawks thrash Denver Broncos 43-8 to win Super BowlThe Seattle Seahawks have won their first ever Super Bowl title, defeating the Denver Broncos 43-8 in a one-sided encounter in New Jersey on Sunday.
In The Papers
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
Bubble TroubleINTERNATIONAL PRESS – Fri. 31.01.14: "It’s time for a deal in Ukraine", says the International New York Times. Also, Tony Blair backs Field Marshal Sisi in Egypt, Scarlet...
Super Bowl ads top $4 million, feature Scarlett Johansson and David BeckhamThe US gears up for Super Bowl Sunday, which is expected to attract more than 100 million US viewers and draws top dollars from advertisers. In company news, internet giants Google...
Ravens beat 49ers to win Super BowlIn an epic Super Bowl, quarterback Joe Flacco earned the award of Most Valuable Player on Sunday after leading the Baltimore Ravens to a 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers.
Ultimate sibling rivalry for coaches in Super Bowl showdownJim and John Harbaugh will give new meaning to sibling rivalry as the first brothers to coach against each other in a Super Bowl. Their teams, the San Francisco 49ers and the Balti...
US college football coach guilty of child abuseA renowned american football coach at Penn State University has been convicted on 45 counts of sexually abusing young boys. Jerry Sandusky, whose arrest led to the dismissal of leg...
The Week In The Americas
THE WEEK IN THE AMERICAS
Euro crisis hits US businessesWe take a look at the view from across the pond where American businesses are fretting over the eurozone debt crisis. We then head to Canada where the oil industry is turning to Ch...
Super Bowl or Superb Owl?MEDIAWATCH, Mon. 6/2/2012: On tonight's show: JFK and the 19-year-old intern, Iranian ninjas and an odd Super Bowl trend on Twitter: superb owls...