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  • Qatar 2022: What it's like at the "dry" World Cup
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    Qatar 2022: What it’s like at the “dry” World Cup

    Doha, Qatar CNN — Drinking alcohol before, during and after football matches is a habit loved by many fans around the world. But in Qatar 2022, alcohol is not as readily available. This comes as two days before the start of the 2022 tournament, football’s world governing body FIFA confirmed a ban on the consumption […] More

  • The Last Jewel Stolen From Sam Bankman-Freed's Crypto Empire

    The Last Jewel Stolen From Sam Bankman-Freed’s Crypto Empire

    Editor’s note: Jake Kline is a Miami-based writer and editor whose work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Atlantic, and other national publications. He was a member of the team that won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for the South Florida Sun Sentinel’s coverage of the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas […] More

  • Why it was a culturally unique World Cup
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    Why it was a culturally unique World Cup

    CNN — It will never be a traditional World Cup. Discovering land in the Middle East and playing European winter for the first time, it will always look and feel different. Qatar has been called by some the most controversial host of the World Cup, with criticism ranging from alleged corruption in the bidding process […] More

  • New criticism of Qatar and FIFA in connection with the end of the World Cup on International Migrants Day
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    New criticism of Qatar and FIFA in connection with the end of the World Cup on International Migrants Day

    Doha, Qatar CNN — As the 2022 FIFA World Cup approaches, global advocacy groups have renewed their criticism of Qatar and FIFA for their treatment of thousands of migrant workers who built stadiums and infrastructure to host tournaments. The World Cup final on Sunday coincides with International Migrants Day and Qatar National Day. “As good […] More