Hancock, Beauprez sharpen their pitches to land RNC in Denver – Denver Post

Hancock, Beauprez sharpen their pitches to land RNC in DenverDenver PostDenver Mayor Michael Hancock, center, stands with former Rep. Bob Beauprez, left, and Colorado Republican Committee Chairman Ryan Call, during…

Former Atlanta arts center employee sentenced – Washington Times

Former Atlanta arts center employee sentencedWashington TimesATLANTA (AP) – A judge sentenced a former employee of the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta to two years and six months in prison…

Migrants flock to Spanish enclave of Melilla – Washington Post

Washington PostHundreds of people from neighboring Morocco have been storming the border fence to get into Europe. Feb. 28, 2014 Would-be immigrants jump over a fence into the North African…

49ers give likely starting center Kilgore 3-year extension – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIt appears safe to cross one offseason question off the list: Daniel Kilgore will likely be the 49ers’ starting center in 2014. The 49ers signed Kilgore, 26, to…

Meteor Seen Over Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina on … – The Epoch Times

Meteor Seen Over Washington DC, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina on …The Epoch TimesA fiery meteor was spotted over many area of Washington, DC; Virginia; North Carolina; and Maryland tonight, including…

49ers’ Daniel Kilgore signs three-year contract extension – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSANTA CLARA — While the 49ers weigh the long-term futures of Jim Harbaugh and Colin Kaepernick, the team’s first contract extension this offseason was awarded Friday to…

Hawks sign center Mike Muscala – ESPN

ESPNATLANTA — The short-handed Atlanta Hawks signed center Mike Muscala, a 2013 second-round draft pick, on Thursday after completing the buyout of his Spanish League contract. Muscala (6-11, 230) averaged…

Richie Incognito damages his car – ESPN

ESPNPolice checking on reported damage to a car belonging to Richie Incognito, the player at the center of the Miami Dolphins’ bullying scandal, say Incognito told an officer he did…

Eagles sign Riley Cooper, Jason Kelce to extensions – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPhiladelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman continued an aggressive week, locking up three critical pieces to coach Chip Kelly’s high-scoring, high-revving offense by signing center Jason Kelce to a…

12K cameras to give Atlanta police broader window to city – Atlanta Journal Constitution

12K cameras to give Atlanta police broader window to cityAtlanta Journal ConstitutionLt. LeAnne Browning (center) with the Atlanta Police Department answers questions Wednesday during a tour of the APD video…

Kopitar, Kings find offense to top Avalanche – Reuters

ReutersKopitar, Kings find offense to top Avalanche. DENVER — The Los Angeles Kings may have found their offense just in time for a playoff push. Center Anze Kopitar had two…

Aspen International Fashion Week brings runway back to ski town – Denver Post

Aspen International Fashion Week brings runway back to ski townDenver PostBrooke Fogg, center, president of Aspen International Fashion Week, with vice presidents Kerri Butler, left, and Katie Van Horne. The…

Owner Mark Davis: Oakland is on its ‘last chance’ to keep Raiders – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com“We are very enthusiastic about the opportunity… to develop this unique property, which we expect will become a transformational and vital urban, residential sports and entertainment center for [Oakland],” Colony…

County mayor backs downtown Miami convention center – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez threw his support Wednesday behind a convention center in downtown Miami, saying the county could use another major conference space in addition to the Miami Beach…

Baseball-Angels reward young Trout with million-dollar salary – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneFeb 26 (Reuters) – The Los Angeles Angels agreed to a record $1 million, one-year contract for 22-year-old center fielder Mike Trout on Wednesday, setting a positive tone for…

Another day, another Nick Franklin trade rumor – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesSeattle could use starting pitching or outfield help. The Rays rumors broke when Franklin was participating in the Mariners’ intrasquad game Tuesday. He had two at-bats in the…

Rockets’ Howard leaves briefly with knee injury – Washington Post

Washington PostSACRAMENTO, Calif. — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard briefly left with an apparent right knee injury against the Sacramento Kings before returning to his usual form. Howard and Kings…

Convention center is Las Vegas’ pick for 2016 Republican convention – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Convention center is Las Vegas‘ pick for 2016 Republican conventionLas Vegas Review-JournalThe 2016 Republican National Convention will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the…

Michelle Obama Visits Miami To Promote Fitness – CBS Local

Michelle Obama Visits Miami To Promote FitnessCBS LocalMIAMI (CBSMiami) – First Lady Michelle Obama is coming to Miami Tuesday afternoon to celebrate the fourth anniversary of her “Let’s Move!” campaign.…

Walmart hiring 150 workers for downtown Honolulu store – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Walmart hiring 150 workers for downtown Honolulu storeHonolulu Star-AdvertiserWalmart is hiring 150 employees for its Downtown Honolulu store scheduled to open in the summer. The big-box retail giant has opened…

Walmart hiring 150 for new Downtown Honolulu store – KITV Honolulu

Walmart hiring 150 for new Downtown Honolulu storeKITV HonoluluThe temporary hiring center, located in Kaakako at 627 South St., Suite 103, is across from Honolulu Fire Department Headquarters between Halekauwila…

Chris Bosh now center of gravity for Miami Heat – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comInvoking the name of San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan in the Heat’s locker room is never a casual thing, so when Dwyane Wade dropped the reference Sunday to drive…

Unlikely pair at center of Facebook’s megadeal – The Seattle Times

Unlikely pair at center of Facebook’s megadealThe Seattle TimesJan Koum and Brian Acton created a Silicon Valley startup that decisively challenges all the genre’s stereotypes. By BARBARA ORTUTAY. The Associated…

After Signing With Nets, Jason Collins Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player – New York Times

New York TimesJason Collins spent his first six and a half seasons with the Nets, who reached the N.B.A. finals twice during his tenure. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images. LOS ANGELES —…

Metro Nashville schools may put pre-K hub at Casa Azafrán – The Tennessean

Metro Nashville schools may put pre-K hub at Casa AzafránThe TennesseanRenata Soto and Jesse Register talk about a new prekindergarten facility at Casa Azafrán. The Metro school system has reached…

Ready to Send Off 2 Players, Knicks Let Game Get Away – New York Times

New York TimesATLANTA — As the ball went up for the opening tip at Philips Arena on Saturday night, Cole Aldrich draped his left arm over the back of the…

Exclusive: Colorado GOP chair reveals Denver venues for 2016 Republican … – The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelDENVER – Colorado Republican party chairman Ryan Call reveals to 7NEWS the key downtown venues at the center of a plan to bring the 2016 Republican National Convention…

Video and Social Media Updates From Kiev – New York Times (blog)

Video and Social Media Updates From KievNew York Times (blog)Last Updated, 5:26 p.m. | As my colleagues Andrew Higgins and Andrew Kramer report from Kiev, a short-lived truce collapsed on…

Sources: Sixers Send Spencer Hawes To Cavs – ESPN

ESPN… Cavaliers, Spencer Hawes, Philadelphia 76ers, Dunk, Must See, Viral. In an effort to add depth to their front line as they chase a playoff spot, the Cleveland Cavaliers have…

Nets to consider first openly gay NBAer – New York Post

New York PostSAN FRANCISCO — Nets general manager Billy King confirmed Thursday afternoon the Nets have worked out free agent center Jason Collins, and he could potentially be signed by…

Miracle in Miami: Baby who stopped breathing helped by Miami news photog … – New York Daily News

Miracle in Miami: Baby who stopped breathing helped by Miami news photog …New York Daily NewsAl Diaz/Miami Herald/AP. Sweetwater officer Amauris Bastidas, left, was passing by and stopped to aid…

2 men sentenced in brutal attack on Giants fan – Las Vegas Sun

2 men sentenced in brutal attack on Giants fanLas Vegas SunIn this May 31, 2012, file photo, Marvin Norwood , left, with attorney Victor Escobedo, center, and co-defendant Louie Sanchez…

Converts Join With Militants In Kiev Clash – New York Times

New York TimesKIEV, Ukraine — As the center of the Ukrainian capital tipped into a maelstrom of gunfire and blood on Thursday, a man wearing a helmet stood on a…

Stephen Jones on Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo’s rehab: ‘I think he’s on target … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Stephen Jones on Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo’s rehab: ‘I think he’s on target …Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, center, watches the Atlanta Hawks play the Oklahoma…

How the center of SF’s skyline will shift – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe churning transformation is the main show, especially the most disruptive game-changer of all: the Transbay Transit Center, at present a 1,500-foot-long hole so deep and wide that…