Davos plebeians shrug at the elite gathering – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAVOS, Switzerland — It brings in $45 million for the Swiss economy each year and turns the diminutive, snow-clogged streets here into a living Hollywood Walk of Fame for…

Justin Bieber Marks His Territory… In Urine… In the Colorado Snow – Celebuzz

Justin Bieber Marks His Territory… In Urine… In the Colorado SnowCelebuzzAccording to a gross pic on TMZ, while on a snowboarding trip in Snowmass, Colo., Bieber just couldn’t hold it…

Kristen Bell Talks About Filming Pregnant “Threesomes” With Adam Brody … – E! Online

E! OnlineKristen Bell is opening up about filming some raunchy scenes while she was seven months pregnant with her daughter Lincoln. On last night’s Conan, the 33-year-old actress recounted shooting…

‘Twin toilet’ shocking visitors to Olympic venue – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWhen a BBC reporter recently went to use a bathroom at the cross-country skiing and biathlon center in Sochi, he thought he was seeing double. His picture showing two…

Tarantino trying to solve ‘Hateful’ script leak – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFrenemies. We all have them, and director Quentin Tarantino is speaking out publicly against his. What’s he so mad about? A leaked script for a movie that he’d hoped…

Talking Tech | The real world of Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPalmer Luckey is the 21-year computer nerd who created the hit of CES 2014, the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Jefferson Graham profiles him for Talking Tech. Loading… Post…

How safe is Sochi? Travelers weigh their options as Olympics near – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Tracey Madigan was looking forward to watching hockey games at the Olympics with her three kids this year. Now, she’s scrambling to cancel their plane tickets because Sochi…

Bill Cosby may return to series TV on NBC – Newsday

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Web mystery: China Internet traffic winds up in Wyoming – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comChina has an estimated 591 million Internet users, the most of any country. On Tuesday, much of its Web traffic was redirected to IP addresses that belonged to a company…

‘Hunger Games’:’Mockingjay’ poster unveiled – New York Daily News

New York Daily News“Hunger Games” fans, the odds are in your favor! At least when it comes to getting a look at the poster for the next movie in the…

Peyton Manning better beware Seahawks safety Earl Thomas – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSeattle Seahawks all-pro ballhawk Earl Thomas is the fast-closing heir to graybeards Ed Reed and Troy Polamalu as the best safety in the NFL. Though overshadowed by loquacious shutdown…

CBS unveils Season 28 cast of ‘Survivor’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCBS plans to pit three groups against each other for the upcoming 28th season of Survivor. It’ll be Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty. Marlins. President of the Miami Marlins…

Have Mercy! ‘Full House’ Has A Super Bowl Commercial And We Hope These … – MTV.com

MTV.comMTV News picks six musicians we’d like to see join the “Full House” cast reunion during the Big Game. By Brenna Ehrlich. Want a dose of ’90s nostalgia with your…

Tiger Woods: Has ‘a number of years ahead’ to get majors – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN DIEGO — Tiger Woods, who has won a record seven times at the tournament here, including last year’s Farmers Insurance Open, tees off his 2014 season Thursday with…

Vince Young files for bankruptcy – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comHOUSTON — Former NFL and University of Texas quarterback Vince Young has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The petition was filed last week in a Houston federal bankruptcy court,…

Israel arrests Al-Qaida recruits trying to bomb US embassy in Tel Aviv – Haaretz

HaaretzShin Bet officials announced on Wednesday that they have arrested three Palestinians, two of them East Jerusalem residents with Israeli identification cards, for alleged involvement in an Al-Qaida plan to…

“Godzilla: Awakening,” Godzilla 2014 Graphic Novel Announced By Legendary Pictures

Godzilla 2014 will be out early – in graphic novel form. Legendary Pictures has just announced that 2014’s most anticipated movie will be released in the form of a graphic…

Rangers, Predators swap defensemen – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe New York Rangers traded potential for steadiness when they moved puck-moving defenseman Michael Del Zotto to the Nashville Predators for dependable defenseman Kevin Klein. Del Zotto, 23, is…

Report: Vince Young files for bankruptcy – NFL.com

NFL.comThe 30-year-old, free-agent quarterback filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week, according to the Houston Chronicle. Young has been mired in financial difficulty, stemming from two lawsuits connected to…

Despite Tanaka signing, Yankees have holes – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe New York Yankees still are a better bet to stay under baseball’s $189 million luxury tax threshold than they are to catch the Boston Red Sox in the…

2 dead in heightened Ukraine protests – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKIEV, Ukraine — The deaths of two people protesting the crackdown on the right to assemble in Ukraine threatens to spark a major confrontation between demonstrators and the government,…

Syrian Peace Envoys Clash as Civil War Negotiations Start – Businessweek

BusinessweekSmoke billows from buildings as fighting between opposition forces and troops loyal to the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad continues in the city of Daraya, southwest of Damascus, on…

Bill Cosby may return to TV in family sitcom – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCould Cliff Huxtable be returning to TV? Not exactly. But Bill Cosby has “made a deal” with NBC to develop a half-hour comedy starring the actor, 76, reports Deadline.…

With Yankees, Tanaka profiles as a No. 3 fantasy starter – USA TODAY

USA TODAYIt probably comes as no surprise that star Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will end up in the New York Yankees rotation. After posting an incredible 24-0 record and 1.27…

Ceres asteroid vents water vapour – BBC News

BBC NewsObservations of the Solar System’s biggest asteroid suggest it is spewing plumes of water vapour into space. Ceres has long been thought to contain substantial quantities of ice within…

Shia LaBeouf’s Plagiarism Performance Art Explanation Decoded – ABC News

ABC NewsShia LaBeouf says his final act of plagiarism was ripping off Joaquin Phoenix. The “Transformers” star, 27, came clean after weeks of weird behavior and tweeted that all his…

VMware to Acquire AirWatch for $1.54 Billion – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe maker of virtualization software will pay about $1.175 billion in cash and about $365 million in installment payments and assumed unvested equity. VMware also estimated revenue for…

New ‘Survivor’ cast includes famous faces, teams – Fox News

Fox News“Survivor” hits the beach this February for its 28th season, pitting 18 brand-new castaways against each other in a Brains vs. Beauty vs. Brawn twist. The CBS reality staple…

‘Jersey Shore’ Star JWoww’s Baby Gender Revealed – ABC News

ABC NewsIt’s going to be a girl for Jenni “JWoww” Farley and her fiance Roger Mathews. Her BFF and co-star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi broke the news today. “YAY finally I…

US, Syrian Diplomats Clash as Conference Begins – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMONTREUX, Switzerland—U.S. and Syrian diplomats clashed sharply at the opening of a long-awaited international conference aimed at ending the Syrian civil war, at odds over Western demands that…

Masahiro Tanaka to Yanks for $155M – ESPN

ESPNNEW YORK — The Yankees spent much of 2013 scouting right-hander Masahiro Tanaka in Japan. After seeing him go 24-0 with a 1.27 ERA, they came away convinced his stuff…

Your password is easy to crack – The Guardian

The GuardianWe all know cyber-gangs are out there attacking websites, hoping to raid our bank accounts. Yet a new report says our most common password is still 123456. Is it…

This dwarf planet in the asteroid belt may contain more fresh water than all of Earth – CNET

CNETUsing the Herschel Telescope, the European Space Agency has detected water vapor on Ceres, the largest and roundest object in the asteroid belt. And it just may have a whole…

USOC receives email about Sochi security threat – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe U.S. Olympic Committee and several other countries have received emails regarding security threats at the Sochi Winter Games, further raising concerns about safety. USOC CEO Scott Blackmun said…

UPDATE 1-Ford teams with Stanford, MIT to research automated driving – Reuters

ReutersBy Elvina Nawaguna. WASHINGTON Jan 22 (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is joining with two top U.S. universities to launch research into automated driving technology. The…