Typical NFL season: smiles for some, frowns for others
Smiling or frowning....
Cutler to start finale for Bears with Clausen out
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Quarterback Jay Cutler is returning to the Chicago Bears' lineup and will start the final game of the season after Jimmy Clausen suffered a concussion....
2014 provides plenty of eye candy for sports fans
Some of them won the game, some of them saved the game and others made for some very impressive eye candy....
Florida State's Fisher relieved after Winston ruling
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says there's a sense of relief after quarterback Jameis Winston was cleared of any student code of conduct violations....
Murray impresses Cowboys playing with broken hand
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- NFL rushing leader DeMarco Murray had Dallas coach Jason Garrett believing he would play with a broken hand almost as soon as the injury happened....
South Carolina stays No. 1 in AP women's poll
South Carolina is No. 1 in The Associated Press women's poll for the fifth straight week while Stanford has its lowest ranking in nearly nine years....
New-Look NBA: In Milwaukee, a new hope rises
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the season from varied perspectives: A player's viewpoint, from the bench, and from the business side. In this installment, the new Milwaukee Bucks ownership group provides an inside look from the front office:...
The ins and outs of the playoff races
With five of the six playoff slots in the NFC and four in the AFC decided, some would think much of the drama of the schedule's final week has been removed....
Phil Hughes, Twins agree to $58M, 5-year contract
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Phil Hughes finished his first season in Minnesota one out shy of a $500,000 bonus. His new deal with the Twins more than takes care of that....
Sergio Romo finalizes $15M, 2-year deal with Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Sergio Romo tested free agency, had some offers and ultimately decided he wanted to stay put in San Francisco pitching for the only team he has known....
President Obama says the U.S. government will respond proportionately to North Korea in connection with the computer hacking of the Sony Company that led to the cancellation of its film "The Interview". Obama also says Sony made a mistake by canceling the release of the movie saying we can't have a society in which "some dictator some place can start imposing censorship in the United States." Republican House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce says Congress should pass a North Korea economic sanctions bill for starters.
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