Local News Anchor Reports That Celtics-Heat Playoff Game Ended in Tie

Local News Anchor Reports That Celtics-Heat Playoff Game Ended in Tie

We've posted plenty of local news blunders on THG, but this woman saying that Game 4 of the NBA's Eastern Conference finals ended in a tie is up there.

On Sunday night's news broadcast of Portland, Maine, ABC affiliate WMTW - a New England station no less! - News 8's Meghan Torjussen failed hard.

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Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants Third Baseman, Under Investigation for Sexual Assault

Pablo Sandoval, San Francisco Giants Third Baseman, Under Investigation for Sexual Assault

Pablo Sandoval, the San Francisco Giants third baseman and a 2011 All-Star, is under investigation for sexual assault.

Santa Cruz County Deputy Sheriff April Skalland said yesterday that "no charges have been filed" and Sandovol "was not arrested," but he and his attorney did meet with authorities following an incident late Friday night regarding the ball player and a woman.

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Floyd Mayweather Begins Jail Stint For Domestic Abuse

Floyd Mayweather Begins Jail Stint For Domestic Abuse

On Friday, boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. begins a three-month jail sentence in Las Vegas, Nev., for his recent domestic violence conviction.

The undefeated boxer's legal and ring advisers weren't immediately commenting about Mayweather's scheduled Friday morning surrender in court.

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Baby Elephant Plays Soccer, World Collectively Smiles

Baby Elephant Plays Soccer, World Collectively Smiles

Unless you're the Miami Zombie, this video of a baby elephant playing soccer (or "football" as some call it) at a London zoo is guaranteed to make you smile.

A young Asian elephant named Donna recently showed off her dexterity with the ball and trunk-eye coordination at England's ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

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Paul Williams Paralyzed After Motorcycle Crash

Paul Williams Paralyzed After Motorcycle Crash

Boxer Paul Williams has been seriously injured in a motorcycle accident near Atlanta, the fighter's promoter said, and is currently paralyzed from the waist down.

The 30-year-old Williams, who was set to fight world champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, on Sept. 15 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, cannot feel his legs.

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