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WWE Discloses Additional $5M in Payments Made By Vince McMahon

WWE says it discovered two additional payments totaling $5 million on top of the $14.6 million that former CEO Vince McMahon paid in “unrecorded expenses” from 2006 through 2022. “The Company has evaluated the Unrecorded Expenses and has determined that such amounts should have been recorded as expenses in each of the periods in which […]

WWE Facing Investigations Related to Vince McMahon Payments, Former CEO Paid $14.6M Since 2006

The WWE says that former CEO Vince McMahon paid $14.6 million in “unrecorded expenses” from 2006 through 2022, and that it will revise its previous financial results to account for the payments. “All payments underlying the Unrecorded Expenses were or will be paid by Vince McMahon personally,” the company said in a regulatory filing Monday […]

WWE CEO Vince McMahon Retires Amid Misconduct Probe

WWE founder and CEO Vince McMahon, who stepped aside from his executive duties last month amid a board probe into alleged misconduct claims, is retiring from the company. That will include his executive responsibilities and also the company’s creative responsibilities, which he oversaw. McMahon also appeared on WWE programming in character, but those appearances will […]

Vince McMahon Addresses ‘SmackDown’ Crowd Amid Misconduct Investigation

Vince McMahon made a brief appearance on WWE Friday Night SmackDown after the company announced earlier in the day that he would be stepping back from his roles as CEO and chairman amid misconduct allegations against him. “It is a privilege as always to stand before you here tonight, the WWE universe,” the longtime WWE […]

WWE’s Vince McMahon Steps Back From CEO, Chair Roles Amid Probe Into Alleged Misconduct, Daughter Stephanie Named Interim CEO

WWE founder and CEO Vince McMahon has “voluntarily stepped back” from his roles as CEO and chairman of the sports entertainment powerhouse amid an “investigation into alleged misconduct” by him and John Laurinaitis, head of talent relations. “McMahon will retain his role and responsibilities related to WWE’s creative content during this period and remains committed […]

Scott Hall, Notorious Bad Guy of Pro Wrestling, Dies at 63

Scott Hall, the two-time WWE Hall of Famer who famously ignited pro wrestling’s “Monday Night Wars” in the 1990s by walking in unannounced during a rival organization’s marquee TV show, has died. He was 63. Hall was taken off life support Monday in a hospital in Marietta, Georgia, after he broke his hip in a fall in […]