Woody Allen denies Dylan Farrow’s sexual assault allegation – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Film director Woody Allen released a statement Sunday denying adopted daughter Dylan Farrow’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her when she was 7 years old. In an open…

Amanda Knox vows to fight murder conviction, won’t ‘go willingly’ to Italy – CNN

CNNFlorence, Italy (CNN) — Amanda Knox vowed Friday to fight her conviction for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher “until the very end” and said she “will never go…

Armando Salguero: Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman finally gets it – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comIt’s sad that in this allegedly post-racial society we live in, so many controversies seem to lead us, indeed force us, back into the topic of race. And that was…

Manning’s ‘Omaha’ shouts may be good for business – Washington Post

Washington PostOMAHA, Neb. — Unless Peyton Manning changes his habits, the Super Bowl-watching world will get to hear “Omaha!” again and again this Sunday. The Denver Broncos quarterback’s word choice…

Lynch faces $100K fine if he’s mute for Media Day – New York Post

New York PostOne of the subplots to Super Bowl Media Day on Tuesday is whether notoriously media-shy Marshawn Lynch will even be there — and how much he would be…

Grammys 2014: Top social moments and surprises – CBS News

CBS NewsChicago and Robin Thicke? Stevie Wonder and Daft Punk? Sunday night’s 56th Grammy Awards featured plenty of star-studded moments (some head-scratching), countless musical pairings and even a few surprises.…

Macklemore Tells Kendrick Lamar ‘I Robbed You’ – MTV.com

MTV.comYou’d think Macklemore would be out celebrating his four wins at the 2014 Grammy Awards, but the Seattle rapper took some time to clear the air and spread love to…

Justin Bieber’s Arrest Has Had No Effect on Selena Gomez, Says Demi Lovato – KOvideo

KOvideoSel is ‘strong’ and ‘doing really well right now,’ according to her longtime gal pal, Demi. Justin Bieber’s Arrest Has Had No Effect on Selena Gomez, Says Demi Lovato. By…

Carmelo Anthony Hopes His 62-Point Explosion Propels the Knicks – New York Times

New York TimesCarmelo Anthony watching from the bench Friday after scoring 62 points, a Knicks record, against the Bobcats and leaving the game in the fourth quarter. Bill Kostroun/Associated Press.…

Super Bowl 2014: 48 Reasons the Denver Broncos will win Super Bowl 48 – Mile High Report (blog)

Mile High Report (blog)The Broncos are supplementing that experience with advice from others in the NFL who’ve won the Super Bowl (thanks, Eli!). This is Denver’s 7th trip to the…

Justin Bieber caught boozing underage: Who is to blame? – Fox News

Fox NewsPop star Justin Bieber showed off his pearly whites in his mug shot when he was arrested in Miami on Jan. 23, 2014 and charged with driving under the…

Punchlines: Is there any hope for Chris Christie in 2016? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYChris Christie controversy? Well apparently, it involves Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis, a position as New Jersey’s physical fitness ambassador and a Senate run. According to reports, the sports…

Yankees’ star import Tanaka: Will his arm burn out? – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Japanese star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is only 25. He just pitched a perfect 24-0 season with a 1.27 ERA. For non baseball fans, that’s unbelievable form. It’s thanks…

Everything you need to know about the Chris Christie investigations – Washington Post (blog)

Washington Post (blog)With the New Jersey scandal count already at two for 2014, and with the number of investigations poking at said scandals increasing by the day, it’s hard to…

Seahawks’ Richard Sherman, Like Cornerbacks Before Him, Plays Man-to-Man … – New York Times

New York TimesRichard Sherman’s comments after Sunday’s game to the Fox reporter Erin Andrews became a talking point. Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images. Sports of The Times. By WILLIAM C. RHODEN.…

LeBron James Admits Dwyane Wade’s Knee Issues Are ‘Tough’ on Miami Heat – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Miami Heat aren’t keeping pace with the Indiana Pacers in the race for the Eastern Conference’s No. 1 seed, and some of the blame can be handed out…

Lolo Jones says bobsled team ‘lifted’ her up after 2012 Olympics – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLolo Jones appeared on The Today Show Tuesday morning, days after officially being named to the US bobsled team competing in Sochi. She spoke about how she learned a…

Justin Bieber: Police Seize ‘Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia During Raid … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseReports in the US have claimed drug paraphernalia and drugs were seized from Justin Bieber’s Calabasas home last week following a raid by police. According to TMZ, police sources have…

Maria Sharapova joins A-lister Serena in discard pile – Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisWho would have expected Maria Sharapova to be cast in the role of Wag for the second week of the -Australian Open? Maria Sharapova – AFP. Who…

Dingy New York LaGuardia to get $3.6 billion makeover – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK (AP) – Dark, dingy, cramped and sad. These are some of the ways travelers describe LaGuardia Airport, a bustling hub often ranked in customer satisfaction surveys as…

NBC To Follow ‘Sound Of Music’ Success With Live Performance Of ‘Peter Pan’ – Contactmusic.com

Contactmusic.comNBC will hope to emulate the success they had over the 2013 seasonal period when they aired a live performance of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood and Stephen…

NBC Renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ for Seventh Season, Plans Live ‘Peter Pan … – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizNBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt is also ‘bullish’ about ‘Community’ returning for a sixth season, and jokingly says he wants Miley Cyrus for the live ‘Peter Pan’ holiday special. Tweet…

Superman v Batman delayed to 2016 – BBC News

BBC NewsSuperman and Batman’s big screen team-up has been delayed by almost a year, film studio Warner Bros has confirmed. Originally scheduled for July 2015, the superhero set-to will now…

Bryan Cranston, aka Breaking Bad’s Walter White, brands cast ‘white … – The Independent

The IndependentBryan Cranston jokingly referred to his Breaking Bad castmates as ‘white supremacist Nazis’ on stage at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday night. The 57-year-old was collecting the…

SAG Awards 2014: Will ’12 Years a Slave’ be the big winner? – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWill it be a three-peat for Steve McQueen’s harrowing drama “12 Years a Slave”? The film enters the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday evening as…

Lena Dunham and Vogue Respond to Photoshop Controversy – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizWithout mentioning the Photoshop controversy, the ‘Girls’ creator writes on Twitter, ‘Some s**t is just too ridiculous to engage. Let’s use our energy wisely, 2014.’ Tweet. Lena Dunham. See larger…

A lot is different for Patriots and Broncos this time – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeFOXBOROUGH — It wasn’t that long ago — less than eight weeks — that the Patriots and Broncos met in a nationally televised showdown at Gillette Stadium. Go back…

Bruce Springsteen joins Jimmy Fallon sing mocking duet about Chris Christie – Daily Mail

Daily MailHis hero Bruce Springsteen joined Late Night host Jimmy Fallon last night to sing a mocking duet about the beleaguered New Jersey governor following the George Washington Bridge scandal.…

Kanye West Allegedly Hit Man Who Threw Racial Slur at Kim Kardashian – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizThe ‘Black Skinhead’ rapper is under investigation after he allegedly assaulted a man for calling the ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ star a ‘n****r lover.’ Tweet. Kim Kardashian, Kanye West.…

World leaders gather for Sharon memorial service – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHundreds of Israeli VIPs and international dignitaries attended a state memorial ceremony for the late Ariel Sharon on Monday, remembering the controversial former prime minister as a bold leader…

Welker’s Return Helps Broncos Beat Chargers 24-17 – ABC News

ABC NewsWes Welker isn’t looking back at his unhappy homecoming in Foxborough in November or his six seasons with Tom Brady in New England as he prepares for the Patriots’…

MAPS: Which NFL Teams Every County In The US Is Rooting For In This Weekend – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleFacebook made these county-by-county maps of who’s rooting for who in this weekend’s NFL playoff games. It’s based on Facebook likes, and it’s pretty cool. Some takeaways: The…

Robert Gates disses Obama administration in new memoir – MSNBC

MSNBCNearly three years after Robert Gates stepped down as Obama’s defense secretary, he’s out with a new book that looks harshly at Washington, the Obama administration, and the president himself.…

Honey Boo Boo, family ‘really sore’ after car wreck – USA TODAY

USA TODAYHoney Boo Boo and most of her family are recovering from a Monday night car crash in their McIntyre, Ga., hometown. Dad Sugar Bear (David Thompson) was turning left…

Ex-Miss Venezuela Monica Spear killed in robbery – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Assailants shot and killed a popular soap-opera actress and former Miss Venezuela and her Irish ex-husband in the presence of their 5-year-old daughter when they…