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The GuardianThis is perhaps my favourite Oscar moment ever, and it is from last year: the 85th Academy Awards in 2013. Tellingly, it does not take place up on stage, in the often tense and frozen ritual of the awards ceremony itself, but happens in the cheerful …What to drink during this year’s Academy AwardsFox NewsOscars 2014: What channels are the Academy...

Academy Awards: UT critic makes picksU-T San DiegoThis image released by Fox Searchlight shows Michael Fassbender, left, Lupita Nyong’o and Chiwetel Ejiofor, right, in a scene from the film, “12 Years A Slave.” All three actors were nominated for Academy Awards, part of an overall haul of nine for the … and more …read more Source:...

MoviefoneThe Golden Globes let children of Hollywood stars pass out the statuettes. At the Academy Awards, however, that duty goes to student filmmakers who competed for the honor by submitting their own projects. Not sure if this is another sop to youth appeal …Oscars 2014: Winners, Speeches, Videos and LIVE Updates for the Academy …PolicyMicA Close Oscar...

CBSSports.comLOS ANGELES — The Clippers proved again that they can go nose-to-nose with the Houston Rockets and defend their 1-2 punch of Dwight Howard and James Harden. Blake Griffin had 23 points and 16 rebounds, and reserve Darren Collison scored seven …Clippers hang on to beat Rockets, but lose Jamal Crawford to injuryFOXSports.comClippers hold down...

CBSSports.comEach draft season, I do four top-50 draft boards: one after the All-Star games, one post-combine, one after most pro days and then a final one in the days leading up to the draft in May. The 2014 NFL combine is in the books and as we sift through the …2014 NFL Mock Draft 5.0SI.com2014 NFL Mock Draft: Post-Combine UpdateBleacher ReportTexans hold key...

San Jose Mercury NewsLansdowne, an Oakland native who rose through the ranks at the San Jose Police Department starting in 1966, took the top post in San Diego after leaving San Jose. He said he … That coincides with the swearing in of new San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer.San Diego Police Chief Bill Lansdowne to retire after 10 years on jobLos Angeles Times all...

FOXSports.comThe close of the NFL Scouting Combine Tuesday in Indianapolis marks a turn towards the home stretch of the draft process. March means pro days, which precede private workouts and formal visits and the real juicy and/or silly stuff — depending on the …NFL draft: Jadeveon Clowney posts a 40-yard dash time that will be in combine …Yahoo Canada...

ESPNRunning back Adam Muema left the NFL scouting combine Sunday because he says God told him to do so. Muema, a former star at San Diego State, told U-T San Diego on Sunday that he was “following God” by deciding not to work out. Muema said God told …Running back says he left NFL combine because God told him toSan Jose Mercury NewsRB leaves Combine,...

Bleacher ReportNFL scouts are working overtime from now until the 2014 NFL draft in May to determine which players their respective teams should target. It’s a grueling process, but it’s the one that pays off the most when building a franchise into a contender. There …Three Aggies Prepare For 2014 NFL Draft CombineGood Bull HuntingDon Banks: 2014 NFL...

U-T San Diego“No matter where we live in the world, or what our external circumstances are, people are more similar than dissimilar,” said David Glanzer, Comic-Con International’s director of marketing and public relations, who flew to D.C. for this international …State Department webchat to focus on superheroesComic Book ResourcesUS Department...

ABC NewsModels packed up and show spaces were dismantled as London Fashion Week wrapped up Tuesday, after five days that saw a flurry of catwalk action, celebrity sightings, and typically fickle British weather that left fashionistas drenched one moment and …London fashion shows draw inspiration from painting, sportswearReutersThe best of London Fashion Week AW14...

Daily MailSeen leaving her London home,the cover star sported a tailored two-piece with a stomach-baring crop top for an unconventional edge. She accessorised with a pair of sunglasses, cumbersome leather boots and a bowler hat for added rock-and-roll effect.Gallery: Cara Delevingne and Harry Styles at Burberry Prorsum’s London …MetroBradley Cooper visits...

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The final day of the 80-hour partial shutdown of the San Diego (405) Freeway dubbed “Jamzilla” began Monday morning. Ramp and lane closures began early Saturday morning from Getty Center Drive to Ventura Boulevard …‘Jamzilla’ shutdown begins on Los Angeles freewaySacramento Bee‘Jamzilla': Two...

ABC NewsThere are plenty of great guard tandems in the American Athletic Conference. UConn made a case Saturday that it might have the best. Shabazz Napier scored a career-high 34 points and Ryan Boatright added 21, eight in overtime, and the 24th-ranked …Preview: Memphis at ConnecticutReutersUConn vs. Memphis final score: Shabazz Napier’s 34 points fuels...

ESPNMiami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin was subjected to “a pattern of harassment” that included racial slurs and vicious sexual taunts about his mother and sister by three teammates, according to a report released Friday by NFL investigator …Summary of Ted Wells report on Miami DolphinsNFL.comMiami Dolphins’ Incognito, Pouncey and...

The MMQBThe Cleveland Browns interviewed Ken Whisenhunt for their head-coaching job in each of the past two Januaries, first after he was fired as Arizona’s head coach, and last month when he was employed as San Diego’s offensive coordinator. When Whisenhunt …Cleveland Browns Owner Jimmy Haslam Continues to Pull Team into the AbyssBleacher ReportFactors...

Updated Comic-Con registration system worsens a frustrating processThe Daily TitanAfter months of waiting, Comic-Con veterans and hopeful newcomers finally received the updates they had been waiting for. By this time of the year, most people have their badges purchased and hotel rooms booked for the San Diego event in July. But …Buy your SD Comic-Con tickets...

U-T San DiegoFor the Chargers, making a smart choice with the 25th pick in May’s NFL Draft will go a long way in determining whether they return to the playoffs next season. The talent is better than a year ago, in large part due to a record 98 underclassmen opting …NFL Draft 2014: Most Intriguing Prospects Heading into OffseasonBleacher Report2014 NFL Mock...

Tampabay.comYou knew that some smart kids would get together with some smart adults and make the argument that college athletes are more than just athletes. Simply put: They’re employees in one of the biggest and most successful businesses in America.AJ McCarron: McCarron supports unionizing college playersRotoworld.comAJ McCarron supports Northwestern’s...

Columbia Daily TribuneSAN DIEGO (AP) — Gary Woodland didn’t have to overpower the par 5s to take the lead at Torrey Pines. Woodland found his five birdies elsewhere yesterday on another tough day of scoring on the South Course for a 2-under 70, giving him a one-shot lead …Tiger misses 1st-ever secondary cutABC NewsPondering Tiger’s Torrey problemsESPNSurvival...

San Francisco ChronicleGary Woodland didn’t have to overpower the par 5s to take the lead at Torrey Pines. Woodland made five birdies Saturday on another tough day of scoring on the South Course for a 2-under-par 70. That gave him a one-shot lead over 20-year-old Jordan …Survival mode: Golfers in rough fightU-T San DiegoSurging Spieth storms into lead at...

USA TODAYLegendary golf announcer Gary McCord, known for speaking candidly, talked about his health, his favorite broadcasters, and the challenges of being a superstar like Tiger Woods with Cameron Morfit of Golf Magazine. When asked if he believes if Woods is …Tiger at 45: High-powered or hobbled?U-T San DiegoGary McCord on Tiger Woods: ‘He’s in a...

CBSSports.comEach week, we’ll take the best — and most clever — odds collected by Bovada for the upcoming week and give our take. This is important stuff, perhaps the most important post you’ll read all week. Because if you can’t lose money while watching a game in …NFL Notebook: Pats eager to take up ‘dogged pursuitBoston HeraldChampionship...

Even little amount of alcohol dangerous while driving: StudyANINEWSWashington, January 18 (ANI): A study has revealed that even .01 blood alcohol content can be dangerous while driving. The study, which is led by UC San Diego sociologist David Phillips, has found that even “minimally buzzed” drivers are more often to be …Drinking and Driving Unsafe...

USA TODAYIf you didn’t watch the two premiere nights of American Idol this week, you missed some crazy antics. And we don’t mean from the contestants. We’re talking new judge Harry Connick Jr., and after seeing him in action with Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban, …Harry Connick Jr. may be ‘American Idol’s’ saving graceFox News‘American...

Telegraph.co.ukA San Diego traffic court threw out a citation on Thursday against a woman believed to be the first motorist in the country ticketed for driving while wearing a Google Glass computer-in-eyeglass device. Commissioner John Blair ruled that Cecilia Abadie was …Google Glass driver ticket lawsuit dismissedZDNetGoogle Glass Ticket Case Thrown OutGuardian...

ABC NewsA San Diego traffic court threw out a citation Thursday against a woman believed to be the first motorist in the country ticketed for driving while wearing a Google Glass computer-in-eyeglass device. Commissioner John Blair ruled that Cecilia Abadie was not …Woman wearing Google Glass found not guilty of distracted drivingLos Angeles TimesWoman who drove...

USA TODAYSAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego traffic court threw out a citation Thursday against a woman who authorities said was driving while wearing the Google Glass computer-in-eyeglass device. Commissioner John Blair ruled that Cecilia Abadie was not guilty …Ticket for driving in Google Glass dismissedCNNGoogle Glass driver told she CAN wear techno-goggles...

SI.comPARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) – Ever since the game was invented, before television or even radio existed, baseball counted on the eyes and ears of umpires on the field. Starting this season, many key decisions will be made in a studio far away.Baseball continues work on home-plate collision banMLB.comMLB approves instant replay expansionAmazin’ AvenueMLB...

News & ObserverSan Diego’s loss to Denver last weekend could signal an even greater loss in the fashion world: the bandwagon bolo tie trend. Former N.C. State and current San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers gained significant notoriety over the past few … …read more Source: Fashion News By Google ...

ABC NewsThe Tennessee Titans have wrapped up their coaching search by hiring San Diego offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt as their new head coach and 17th in franchise history. Titans president and CEO Tommy Smith called the hiring a big day in …AP source: Titans hire Ken Whisenhunt as new coachWashington PostTitans hire Ken Whisenhunt as new head coachUSA TODAYLions...

MiamiHerald.comDENVER — San Diego linebacker Manti Te’o and punter Mike Scifres were shaken up late in the first half of Sunday’s AFC divisional playoff game against the Denver Broncos. The Chargers had no immediate update on their conditions or if they would return.Report: Manning neck exam will determine future past this seasonSportingNews.comChargers...

USA TODAYOn Tuesday, the former Bengals offensive coordinator went on a Cincinnati sports radio show to discuss the team’s wild-card loss to San Diego as well as the 2011 NFL draft, where the Bengals drafted Andy Dalton over Colin Kaepernick, who went to the …Hue Jackson promoted to OC of Cincinnati BengalsNFL.comJay Gruden was the Redskins’ head coach...

USA TODAYFormer Astros star Craig Biggio fell two votes short of the 75 percent of votes needed for election to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Biggio missed the mark by all of 39 votes last year, his first on the ballot, when the BBWAA elected no players to …Biggio misses Hall of Fame election by just two votesNew York MetsBiggio, Bagwell shut out againThe...

FOXSports.comIt didn’t take long for new Texas coach Charlie Strong to collect his first critic. Texas businessman and Longhorns booster Red McCombs called Strong’s hiring a “kick in the face” during an appearance on ESPN 1250 in San Antonio on Monday, the day Strong …Texas booster Red McCombs calls Strong hire ‘a kick in the face’NewsOK.comTexas...

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