updated 6:18 AM EDT, Wed October 22, 2014
Have English Premier League club Sunderland's players set a dangerous precedent for all underperforming sports teams?
German club Bayern Munich smashes AS Roma for seven in the European Champions League to give notice of its designs on the continent's most glittering club prize.
From the ancient ruins of Rome, a new empire rises. But with a nod to the past, the eyes of the city's newest gladiator James Pallotta light up when his thoughts turn to historic sites like the Colosseum.
He was once part of Germany's largest Jewish sports club -- but now he's the first suspected member of ISIS to stand trial in a country that has been left shocked by his alleged radicalization.
Racism and World Cup
CNN's Amanda Davis asks Alexey Sorokin about how racism in Russia might play a role in the 2018 Worl