Mike Tyson

Boxer MIke Tyson backstage during HBO's Summer 2013 TCA panel at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/ Chris Pizzello, Invision)

Tyson goes on curse-filled diatribe on live TV

TORONTO (AP) — Mike Tyson has unleashed a curse-filled diatribe at an interviewer on live TV after the anchor referred to him as a convicted rapist. Nathan Downer of Toronto all-news network CP24 was interviewing […]

09/10/2014

Italy's Giorgio Chiellini displays his shoulder showing apparent teeth marks after colliding with the mouth of Uruguay's Luis Suarez during the group D World Cup soccer match between Italy and Uruguay at the Arena das Dunas in Natal, Brazil, Tuesday, June 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

Holyfield weighs in on World Cup bite

NATAL, Brazil (AP) — It was inevitable: Evander Holyfield has weighed in on Luis Suarez’s bite. Television replays appeared to show the Uruguay striker digging his teeth into the shoulder of Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini late […]

06/24/2014

Boxer MIke Tyson backstage during HBO's Summer 2013 TCA panel at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/ Chris Pizzello, Invision)

Think you really know Mike Tyson? Think again

Mike Tyson’s life story is the gift that keeps giving. And giving. And giving. At one time he was the baddest man on the planet, a heavyweight champion who terrorized anyone who got in his […]

11/07/2013

Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson  (AP Photo/Christian Palma, File)

Tyson accused of poaching fighters by USA Boxing

It didn’t take Mike Tyson very long to get involved in controversy in his new role as a boxing promoter. The head of USA Boxing came out swinging Tuesday with an open letter to Tyson […]

10/01/2013

Mike Tyson

Boxing great Tyson surprises upstate NY wedding

VERONA, N.Y. (AP) – An upstate New York wedding went an extra round when boxing great Mike Tyson just happened to stumble upon the wedding party posing for pictures. The Observer-Dispatch of Utica reports Saturday […]

08/24/2013

Mike Tyson

Adult Swim plans a cartoon show to star Mike Tyson

NEW YORK (AP) – Adult Swim says it’s turning Mike Tyson into a cartoon detective. The network announced Friday a new animated series called “Mike Tyson Mysteries” that will feature the retired boxing champ. On […]

05/10/2013

NYPD goes to court to track tweets

(AP) – He used to be known as the “baddest man on the planet.” But New York police are trying to find out why someone is threatening to do badness at a one-man play featuring […]

08/08/2012

Tyson says he's used to putting life on stage

(AP) – Pounding out the details of his personal life on a Broadway stage doesn’t seem to faze Mike Tyson. The former heavyweight champ says that’s what he’s used to doing, “and at least now […]

08/04/2012

Ex-boxer Mike Tyson to take a bite out of Broadway

(AP) – Mike Tyson wants his next knockout to be on Broadway. The former boxer announced Monday that he will team up with director Spike Lee to bring his one-man show, “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,” […]

06/18/2012

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