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President Obama makes his Final Four picks

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — President Barack Obama is picking Florida, Indiana, Louisville, Ohio State to reach the Final Four.

03/20/2013

Manti Te'o

Alleged mastermind of Te’o hoax may tell his story

LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — An uncle of the person cast as the mastermind of the hoax involving Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o says that man may tell his side of the story.

01/21/2013

Tahoe, Park City, Quebec bid for Aspen’s X Games

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lake Tahoe has qualified as one of four eligible sites to host the 2015-17 Winter X Games along with current host Aspen, Colo., Park City, Utah, and Quebec City, Canada.

01/18/2013

Katherine Webb

ESPN apologizes for Musburger comments about quarterback’s girlfriend

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — ESPN is apologizing for some of the commentary from Brent Musburger during last night’s telecast of the college football championship game, won by Alabama over Notre Dame.

01/08/2013

Katherine Webb

Miss Alabama becomes the center of attention at BCS championship game

During the first half of the BCS championship game between Alabama and Notre Dame the ESPN cameras found Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend Katherine Webb. Watch the clip and learn about the ensuing controversy.

01/08/2013

Hannah Storm in 2010 (AP Photo)

Storm hosts Rose Parade show after fiery accident

(AP) – With a wave of her bandaged left hand, and boosted by well wishes from Dr. Phil, Chris Evert and even a young woman she once babysat, Hannah Storm returned to a most comfortable setting — talking in front of a TV camera.

01/02/2013

Scripted programming helps CBS to ratings victory

HOLLYWOOD (CNS) – CBS had nine of the 10 most-watched scripted programs last week to finish first in the prime-time ratings race for the seventh time in the eight-week-old season. CBS averaged 10.65 million viewers […]

11/20/2012

Disney pledges $2M for Sandy relief

BURBANK (CNS) – The Walt Disney Co. announced a $2 million donation today to relief efforts from superstorm Sandy, which pounded the East Coast this week. According to Disney, $1 million will be donated to […]

11/01/2012

Disney buying Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind “Star Wars,” from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It’s also making a seventh movie in the “Star […]

10/30/2012

Reports: NFL, referees closing in on new deal

NEW YORK (AP) – Two days after a controversial call cost the Green Bay Packers a win, the NFL and the referees’ union are reportedly nearing an end to a lockout that put replacement officials […]

09/26/2012

When officials go bad

The controversy over the replacement referees in the NFL is boiling over. The regular refs have been locked out in an ongoing war over a new contract. This past weekend, the pretend-refs were horrendous. More […]

09/19/2012

Calif. man arrested after post about killing kids

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) – A California man is being held on $2 million bail after authorities say he wrote in an ESPN online chat room that he was watching kids and wouldn’t mind killing […]

09/18/2012

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