Women’s basketball: Huskers open conference schedule on New Year’s EveLincoln Journal StarThe Nebraska women’s basketball team will begin Big Ten Conference play on New Year’s Eve. NU will open the conference season against Iowa on Dec. 31 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Iowa reached the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 last season, but will be …and more …read more From:: New Year’s Related New By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

One Direction stops in Cleveland at FirstEnergy Stadiumfox8.comCLEVELAND – Don’t worry directioners, the band is still together to perform in Cleveland on Thursday. Earlier this week, One Direction announced they were taking a break as a band. They will complete their current tour and take their hiatus in March.One Direction in Cleveland: Live coverage of 1D’s show at FirstEnergy Stadiumcleveland.com all 2 news articles …read more From:: Cleveland News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Stanley woman a no-show for sentencing in fatal New Year’s Eve crash; now in …Wayne PostCANANDAIGUA — A Stanley woman has been apprehended by police after failing to appear Wednesday in Ontario County Court, where she was set to be sentenced on a vehicular manslaughter charge. Judge Craig Doran issued an arrest warrant after …and more …read more From:: New Year’s Related New By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Los Angeles Marathon gets new sponsorJournal TimesThe 30-year-old race has agreed to a multi-year deal with Sketchers Performance to make the Manhattan Beach shoe company the title sponsor. Next year’s race is Feb. 14. The deal announced Thursday calls for Sketchers Performance to outfit course …and more …read more From:: Los Angeles Sports News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Cleveland Indians have Terry Talkin’ to himself about the lineup, the kids and …cleveland.comUrshela is the best defensive third baseman for the Tribe since Travis Fryman, the last Cleveland third baseman to win a Gold Glove. Lindor is not Omar Vizquel, but we’ve seen some Omar-like magic from him at short. Q: Didn’t the Tribe rank last in …Milwaukee Brewers fall 6-2 to Cleveland Indiansfox6now.com Brewers lose again at Cleveland 6-2WSAUall 237 news articles …read more From:: Cleveland News...

Indicted ex-FIFA exec says home confinement driving him brokeNew York Post​I​ndicted former FIFA vice president, Jeffrey Webb, claims ​in the new filing ​that his round-the-clock home confinement costs — a requirement of his massive $10 million bail package — is gutting his finances. The former Cayman Islands resident …Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribeEurosport.co.uk Former FIFA VP Jeffrey Webb asks judge to modify bail conditions to allow him …New York Daily Newsall 7 news...

FIFA disowns ‘girls in schools’ and Blatter comments by reform chiefReutersFIFA on Thursday disowned comments made by the head of its reform committee, who had questioned why American authorities were investigating corruption in soccer, which he described as “just an ethnic sport for girls in schools” in the U.S.. The …Fifa distances itself from François Carrard’s controversial commentsThe Guardian FIFA hopeful Chung can’t escape cynicismSportsnet.caSexwale ‘weighing all options’...

Arizona Cardinals training camp: Injury bug returns to GlendaleNFL.comThe road to success in the NFL begins each year with the hard work and wide-open possibilities of training camp. As teams around the league gear up for the 2015 campaign, NFL Media reporters will be checking in from all 32 camps around the league.Cardinals anticipate end of training campHilton Head Island Packet Jen Welter seeks to continue coaching in NFLESPN (blog)all 18 news articles …read more From:: NFL Training Camp News from Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NY newspaper censored Charlie Hebdo cartoons, splashes photos of reporter’s …Washington ExaminerIn reporting on the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack, the Daily News refused to publish images of the supposedly offensive cartoons that prompted the mass slaughter. Rather, in every visual reference to the French magazine’s artwork, the Daily News was …Here’s who is and isn’t redacting the explicit NY Daily News frontPoynter.org all 38 news articles …read more From:: Charlie Hebdo Related News...

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks for the week of Aug. 30SFGateThe vibrant and eclectic Pink Martini and vocalist China Forbes perform classical, Latin, jazz and pop tunes. 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30. Weill Hall at the Green Music Center, Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. $25-$130. (866) 955 … …read more From:: Entertainment News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

NFL playoff odds for all 32 teams in 2015 seasonCincy JungleThe 2015 NFL season is almost here, and for 17 weeks, all 32 teams will compete to have a winning record and hopefully a spot in the playoffs. Bovada just released their odds for all 32 teams to make it to the postseason this year, and it’s a group of …Prediction Machine: Colts vs.Packers in SB 50CBSSports.com all 4 news articles …read more From:: NFL Playoffs News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Writer: Lions won’t return to playoffsDetroit Free PressSo history is on Sean Wagner-McGough’s side when he predicts at cbssports.com that the Lions are one of four 2014 NFL playoff teams that won’t be returning to the playoffs this season, along with the Arizona Cardinals, Carolina Panthers and Cincinnati …NFL 2015 Season Preview: Detroit LionsSportsnet.ca all 36 news articles …read more From:: NFL Playoffs News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

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Super Bowl winners can’t deflate Andrew Luck’s jersey salesFanSidedWinning the Super Bowl is the one thing that all players in the NFL universally strive for. There are different types of players in the league with different personalities and separate personal goals, but the one thing that every NFL player strives for … …read more From:: Super Bowl News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Must-See TV: “Hard Knocks — NBA Edition”ForbesRanadive wants to keep Cousins around, Karl wants him gone, like most front office people, and nobody knows what bringing Rajon Rondo aboard is going to mean for everyone’s sanity. We know one thing it means for a “Hard Knocks”– NBA style: Boffo … …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Game 127: Los Angeles Angels @ Detroit TigersDetroit Sports NationLos Angeles Angels (64-62) at Detroit Tigers (60-66). Where: Comerica Park; Detroit, MI. First Pitch: 1:08 PM. Weather: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. TV/Radio: FSD/ 97.1 The TICKET. Probable Pitchers: Matt Shoemaker (5-9 …It’s the Angels‘ turn to shut out Tigers, 2-0Detroit Free Press Shoemaker shuts down hometown Tigers, pitches Angels to winYahoo SportsAngels‘ Matt Shoemaker pitches a gem in homecoming win over...

France Terrorism 2015: After Train Attack, Charlie Hebdo, French Try To Step …International Business TimesFrench soldiers patrolled in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Jan. 7, 2015, after gunmen shouting Islamist slogans stormed the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and fatally shot 12 people. Ever since the deadly attacks, French defense …and more …read more From:: Charlie Hebdo Related News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

We Need Your Vote To Help Hypebot Co-Host An Official SXSW Music Tech Meetuphypebot.comSXSW continues to strengthen the convergence of music and tech, and Hypebot is joining with music tech PR firm rock paper scissors to propose an official meetup during the day. We Need Your Vote! Sure, there will be a handful of sponsored parties and … …read more From:: SXSW News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Fire Phone’s flop may jeopardize Amazon’s future hardware endeavorsPCWorldAmazon’s Fire Phone wasn’t a bad phone, per se, but its handful of neat gimmicks couldn’t compensate for the fact that it was priced like an iPhone despite existing solely to get you to buy more stuff from Amazon. The Fire Phone found itself on fire …Tech Five: Amazon reportedly lays off Fire Phone engineersUSA TODAY Amazon wont be making more phonesIrish ExaminerWhy Amazon is laying off dozens of its engineersFortuneApple...

Closing Time: Rick Porcello makes triumphant return in Red Sox winWEEI.comMaking his first start since July 29 — when he allowed six runs on 10 hits in just two innings to the White Sox — the righty befuddled Chicago for seven innings Wednesday night on the way to leading the Red Sox to a 3-0 win at U.S. Cellular Field …25 Photos That Sum Up The 2015 Boston Red SoxCBS Local Porcello pitches Red Sox past Sale, White Sox 3-0ESPN (blog)Boston Red Sox – TeamReportReutersDaily Record –FantasyProsall 181 news articles ...

If Sam Bradford stays healthy, Eagles are Super Bowl materialESPNAccording to the latest Super Bowl odds generated by the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, Philadelphia is tied for sixth overall and tied with Dallas for third place in the NFC. So why aren’t the Eagles considered favorites to win the NFC? It boils down …Philadelphia Eagles are a legitimate Super Bowl contender with a healthy Sam …Bleeding Green Nation Philadelphia Eagles Are Ripe For A Deep Run Towards Super BowlRantSportsall 71 news articles …read...

Star Wars: Battlefront teases the wreckage of The Battle of JakkuEntertainment WeeklyWe’ve seen the remnants of that fight — junked Star Destroyers and rotting X-Wing’s — in the trailers for this December’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but to find out just how that conflict played out, fans will have to play a game. Star Wars … …read more From:: Star Wars News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Driver breaks into dance following Los Angeles pursuitWGN-TVLOS ANGELES — Cameras captured a driver breaking into dance following a pursuit in the downtown Los Angeles area Wednesday night. Police attempted to stop the woman for driving erratically near Seventh Street and Towne Avenue when she failed to …Suspected car thief dances during police chase in downtown Los AngelesKABC-TV all 7 news articles …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Why a “Godzilla” El Niño won’t end California’s droughtEnvironmental Defense Fund (blog)An El Niño advisory is now official, and scientists suggest there is a greater than a 90-percent chance that it will arrive this winter. They also believe the developing El Niño could become one of the most powerful on record – rivaling its 1997-98 …Plagued by Drought, California Prepares For El Niño StormsInsurance Journal all 4 news articles …read more From:: Godzilla News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Greece Names Interim Prime Minister to Lead the Country to Snap ElectionWall Street JournalATHENS—Greece Thursday officially entered the pre-election period for the second time this year, as the head of the country’s Supreme Court Vassiliki Thanou Christopoulou has been named caretaker Prime Minister, with the task to lead the country to …Greece debt crisis: Top judge appointed caretaker PMBBC News Greek president names Supreme Court judge as caretaker PMReutersFirst female prime minister for Greece announcedThe GuardianIrish...

Amazon Underground Offers Thousands of Dollars of Free AppsABC NewsAmazon is turning the idea of an app store upside down. The retailer is taking aim at the Google Play app store with its latest venture called Amazon Underground which claims to offer more than $10,000 worth of Android apps free of charge. “Many apps …Amazon Underground: firm launches store where games and apps are ‘actually …Belfast Telegraph Amazon Underground offers paid apps for free – but with a sting in the tailInquirerThis sneaky...

Ronda Rousey Was Making More Per Second Than Floyd Mayweather Even Before …ForbesI report on the business of sports for Forbes’ SportsMoney group. My sports interests range from baseball and hockey to cricket and Formula One, though I specialize mainly in college football and basketball. Studying sports business interests me both …Rousey rips Mayweather again, says she nets more ‘per second’ than himESPN Ronda Rousey says she makes more per second than Floyd MayweatherLos Angeles TimesRonda Rousey —...

James Harden Celebrated His Birthday By Giving Kanye Bunny EarsHuffington PostAboard a yacht near Marina del Rey, California, partygoers donned white-on-white outfits to match the boat. The blinding hot-0white aura of the party, however, somehow lulled Kanye West and mother-in-law Kris Jenner to sleep. With rumored girlfriend …Khloé Kardashian Catches Kris Jenner and Kanye West Snoozing at James Harden’s …People Magazine James Harden photobombs sleeping Kanye West, Kris JennerSI.comKanye West, Kris Jenner Nap at...

Fresh blow to Iraqi military: Suicide bombing kills 2 generalsLos Angeles TimesIn a demoralizing blow to Iraq’s offensive against Islamic State, a suicide bomber from the militant group managed to kill two Iraqi army generals in a single strike on Thursday, according to military accounts. The attack — which also killed three …IS Suicide Bombing Kills 2 Iraqi Army Generals in AnbarNew York Times Islamic Militants Kill Two Senior Iraqi Army CommandersWall Street JournalIraqi officials say Islamic State suicide bomber...

Anna Duggar: Miserable! Pissed! Leaning on Friends with Josh in RehabThe Hollywood GossipWithin the span of one week, Josh Duggar confessed to cheating on his wife Anna Duggar, revealed an addiction to porn, and checked into rehab. Sources say that in accordance with her religious beliefs, Anna is permanently and fully committed to her man …Josh Duggar: ’19 Kids and Counting’ star to attend rehab following Ashley …The Independent Josh Duggar Checks Into Rehab As Porn Star Sex Story BreaksPopdustCheating ’19...

Coming this fall: Berkeley RADICAL, Ira Glass, Twyla Tharp and issues of …UC BerkeleyIf it’s in the headlines, or will be soon, it’s being talked about, performed or interpreted at Berkeley. Those with an eye on mounting global tensions will have an array of lectures by academics, authors and government officials to choose from this fall. …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Ric Bucher: Buying or Selling the Latest NBA Trade RumorsBleacher ReportThe NBA offseason has been busy with trades and free-agent acquisitions all summer. However, some teams are still trying to improve their rosters and unload contracts for rebuilds. Will the New York Knicks trade Carmelo Anthony? Will the Los Angeles … …read more From:: NBA News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

“History Keepers: Storied Objects from Los Angeles Collections”KTLAGayle Anderson wants to remind you not to miss this, the last week of “History Keepers: Storied Objects from Los Angeles Collections,” which is open until Monday, August 31st. In this exhibition celebrating Los Angeles’s remarkable history, curious … …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Wale Tapped For New Sneaker CollaborationHipHopDXD.C. rapper Wale took to his Instagram account this week to update fans on the latest collaborations he’s working on. In an Instagram post uploaded on August 25, Wale is pictured wearing a blue ski suit, which he said serves as his “second major collab.”. …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

LeBron James sold his Miami mansion for $13.4 millioncleveland.comThe sale, first reported by TheRealDeal.com, a South Florida real estate site, was for $1.6 million less than James was asking for the 12,178-square-foot property, but $4.4 million more than he paid when he moved from Northeast Ohio to Miami in 2010.LeBron James sells Miami home for cool $13.4 millionNBCSports.com LeBron James Sells 12178-Square-Foot Miami Home for $13.4 MillionBleacher ReportLeBron James sells waterfront estate in Miami for $13.4 millionESPNDaily...