WWE To Hire 140 New Employees - WWE Network Shortly
-- The WWE has announced that they will be hiring 140 new employees to staff the planed WWE Network. The network is scheduled to be launched in mid-2011.
-- Starting at 10AM this morning, the pre-sale for the WWE RAW house show in Wilkes-Barre, PA at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza begins. The pre-sale code is WBJCENA.
-- UFC Middleweight Chris "The Crippler" Leben was arrested earlier this week in Hawaii on suspicion of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) after crashing his truck into a wall. Hawaii News Now reports: "Officers arrested Christian Leben, 30, a middleweight fighter known as the Crippler, on suspicion of operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant Tuesday. He was released from custody after posting $1,000 bail." "Police say Leben was driving on the west-bound side of the H1 Freeway just before 2 AM, when he lost control of his pickup and crashed into a wall near the Kapiolani Boulevard off ramp. He was allegedly driving without a license and without insurance." Leben, who has struggled with substance abuse for many years, served time for another DUI arrest back in 2008. Leben (25-6) last fought for the UFC back in July, defeating Yoshihiro Akiyama by submission.