Conor McGregor, who fights for the interim UFC featherweight title against Chad Mendes in Las Vegas, throws a high kick during his open workout session in the MGM Grand. Photograph: Getty Images

Conor McGregor likes to give the impression that no external force can possibly affect the serene course of his ship of destiny. “The ship was sailing(...)

Former Philadelphia 76ers basketball player Allen Iverson burned through a $154 million fortune amassed throughout his career. Photograph: Getty Images.

Allen Iverson once built a 10,000 square feet mansion in Georgia that had rain gutters fashioned from pure copper and nine bathrooms. He used routinel(...)

Marissa Mayer: “Yahoo’s Geek Goddess” as ‘Vanity Fair’ has called her.  Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

To the list of books about transformative technology companies and their visionary leaders we can now add one about Silicon Valley’s wayward soul and (...)

An investor group that includes Jynwel Capital and funds affiliated with the Abu Dhabi government is launching a bid to buy Reebok from Adidas for about $2.2 billion. Photo: Bloomberg

An investor group that includes Jynwel Capital and funds affiliated with the Abu Dhabi government is launching a bid to buy Reebok from Adidas for abo(...)

An opera singer and experts from a local yoga studio stage a  workout to mark the launch of a Reebok FitHub concept store  in  Covent Garden, London, last month.   Photograph: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images

Reebok is turning to sponsorship deals with prominent fitness groups to try to revive a name that has faded since it became part of Germany’s Adidas s(...)

Germany’s Adidas posted its highest-ever gross profit margin as the sale of higher-priced products through its own stores and a new running sho(...)