American women playing basketball can make a few bucks in the WNBA. But more and more, the elite women in the WNBA are spending the league's off-season overseas, competing in Russia to make a few extra dollars while they're still in prime playing shape.
The women's professional Euroleague playoffs are taking place right now in Istanbul and there are a lot of American players on the court. Three of them play for Spartak Vidnoje, a top team based in a small town south of Moscow.
The News of the World hacking scandal is rocking the UK to its core and riveting Americans. It's a tale of vast illegal snooping, cover-ups, political liaisons, a mysterious death. The cliche is, 'You can't make this stuff up', but lots of people have.
Ten projects have reportedly been sold to Sony by the Michael Jackson estate. This may mean the release of previously unheard music, but it may also mean we'll see video games and other new uses for Jackson and his music.
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