Ex-Syracuse center Fab Melo found dead at Brazil home

Former Syracuse center Fab Melo, a first-round pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, was found dead Saturday at his family’s home in Brazil. He was 26. According to reports, Melo reportedly went to sleep at the house Friday night and did not wake up Saturday morning. The cause of death is yet to be determined.

17 people killed in stampede before football match in Angola

At least 17 people died in a stampede before a football match between Santa Rita de Cassia and Recreativo de Libolo at a football stadium in Angola Friday. The January 4th stadium in Uige already reached its capacity of 8,000 people but hundreds of fans stormed the gates to gain access.