‘Nightmare!’: Bridge Scandal 911 Tapes Released – ABC News

ABC NewsChris Christie’s aides shut down access lanes to the George Washington Bridge last September, the result was an epic traffic jam in tiny Fort Lee, NJ. That story has…

Daytona debacle in the rearview, SHR aiming to deliver in the desert – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comTony Stewart’s successful return to competition was a huge home run for Stewart-Haas Racing, but beyond that, Daytona Speedweeks were mostly a disappointment for the newly expanded four-car team. Kevin…

Robin Thicke On Paula Patton: ‘I’m Just Trying To Get Her Back’ – MTV.com

MTV.comThe ‘Blurred Lines’ singer and wife of nine years announced they’re separating earlier this week. By Emily Blake. Robin Thicke has apparently been lying low since he and wife Paula…

‘Girls’ Star Gets Engaged! – Entertainment Tonight News

Entertainment Tonight NewsThis is the most exciting engagement news since the gals in The Sisterhood Of the Traveling Pants started getting hitched! Allison Williams’ real-life romantic life turns out to…

Around college basketball: Robinson’s shot at OT buzzer completes Michigan’s … – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchEnlarge Image Michael Conroy | Associated Press Michigan’s Glenn Robinson III hits the winning basket in front of Purdue’s Rapheal Davis as time expires. No. 16 Michigan 77, Purdue…

Rob Kardashian ‘may undergo stomach stapling surgery to meet Kris Jenner’s … – Daily Mail

Daily MailThe momager, 58, is said to have demanded that Rob drop 70lbs before his sister Kim Kardashian’s wedding to Kanye West. And the 26-year-old, who is tipping the scales…

Detroit 6, Atlanta 5: Tigers open Grapefruit League with victory – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressDetroit Tigers 6, Atlanta Braves 5. What happened: In his first Tigers game, speedster Rajai Davis had two stolen bases, each leading to a run. Following his steal…

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson to meet Friday with Chinese … – MLive.com

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson to meet Friday with Chinese …MLive.comDETROIT, MI – Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and county officials are meeting Friday with a government delegation…

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, Lineups – Motor City Bengals

Detroit Tigers vs. Atlanta Braves: Game Time, Radio Schedule, LineupsMotor City BengalsThe second of three “real first games” of the season takes place today for the Detroit Tigers as they…

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recall – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

GM adds 842000 vehicles to ignition switch recallHonolulu Star-AdvertiserDETROIT >> General Motors on Tuesday doubled to 1.6 million the number of small cars it is recalling to fix faulty ignition…

Oakland County, Dearborn announce road closings – The Detroit News

Oakland County, Dearborn announce road closingsThe Detroit NewsAccording to the Road Commission for Oakland County, a section of the inside lane of westbound Big Beaver, between Crooks and Coolidge Highway,…

As spring training games start, Josh Donaldson thinking ahead for Oakland … – The Birmingham News – al.com

As spring training games start, Josh Donaldson thinking ahead for Oakland …The Birmingham News – al.comThe first games of Major League Baseball’s spring training are scheduled for Tuesday, but former…

Viva Las Vegas! – Politico

PoliticoConsider the following cities: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Kansas City, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Las Vegas. In which city would you like to spend four days in…

MSU at Michigan: Adreian Payne vanishes from offense late – Lansing State Journal

Lansing State JournalTalkin’ Spartans: MSU vs. Michigan: Freep’s Joe Rexrode joins LSJ’s Graham Couch and Chris Solari to break down MSU’s 79-70 loss at Michigan. Talkin’ Spartans: MSU vs. Michigan.…

‘Big story’ Caris LeVert teams with Nik Stauskas as new Michigan dynamic duo – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsAnn Arbor — Last season, Michigan had the 1-2 punch of national player of the year Trey Burke, along with Tim Hardaway Jr. In tight games, they presented…

Dirk Nowitzki, Vince Carter pace Mavericks against Pistons – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)That was probably the most telling stat from Saturday’s game, which Dalembert’s Dallas Mavericks won 113-102 over a Detroit team hurt throughout the night by Drummond’s foul trouble. Dirk…

12 Years A Slave’s Lupita Nyong’o is dressed for success: BAZ BAMIGBOYE – Daily Mail

Daily MailLupita Nyong’o laughed and said that six months ago, when we first met at the Telluride Film Festival, she was still buying her own clothes . . . when…

Judge green-lights O’Bannon suit – ABC News

ABC NewsEd O’Bannon’s class-action antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA will go to trial barring a settlement, a federal judge ruled Thursday in Oakland, Calif. The decision is a major victory…

Oscar Pregame: Academy Award spotlight shines on lesser-known actors – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressFay Bainter. Richard Farnsworth. Haing S. Ngor. If you’re an Oscar aficionado, these names might be stuck in your head from years of poring over articles and books…

USA’s offense explodes again in win against Czechs – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSOCHI, Russia – Questions about whether Team USA put enough scorers on its Olympic roster have been answered after the Americans moved into the semifinals with a 5-2 quarterfinal…

In search of ‘a Seattle-type corner’ – Seahawks.com

Seahawks.comWhile discussing what he labels a “deep” 2014 NFL Draft Class on Tuesday, NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock used the term “Seattle-type corner” when it came to what many teams…

Clay County salutes Super Bowl hero Cliff Avril – Florida Times-Union

Florida Times-UnionCliff Avril came home as a Super Bowl champion Tuesday night. The Seattle Seahawks’ defensive end, who is from Green Cove Springs, was honored by the city council and…

1 Oakland Co. suspect dead, 1 arrested in Indiana – The Detroit News

1 Oakland Co. suspect dead, 1 arrested in IndianaThe Detroit NewsAccording to the Waterford Township Police Township, Oakland County robbery suspects Zachary Baker and Richard Morris barricaded themselves in a…

NHL’s Bettman Says 2018 Olympic Decision Could Come in 6 Months – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle(See OLY for Olympic coverage.) Feb. 18 (Bloomberg) — A decision on whether National Hockey League players will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea,…

AP source: Jimenez and Orioles agrees to deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBALTIMORE (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says free-agent pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez and the Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a contract, pending a physical. The person spoke…

Meryl Davis and Charlie White’s gasp-inducing performance in winning win ice … – Washington Post

Washington PostCOLUMN| As Meryl Davis and Charlie White glided around on the bright haze of ice, what with all their elaborate footwork and gasp-inducing lifts, at times you forgot they…

Bracket Briefing: Duke, Creighton jump to No. 2 seeds – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAT THE WATER COOLER: As the curtains begin to close on the college basketball regular season, every victory — by big or small margin — has the potential to…

Atlanta Braves – TeamReport – GlobalPost

GlobalPostThe Atlanta Braves won 96 games a year ago and captured the National League East by 10 games. Yet they find themselves in the same place they were going into…

Austin Dillon wins Daytona 500 pole in No. 3 car – SI.com

SI.comAustin Dillon will have the prime starting position driving the No. 3 car at the Daytona 500. Jamie Squire/Getty Images. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — With the famed No. 3…

Wolverines can’t overcome Frank Kaminsky and Badgers – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressWisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) shoots the ball in front of Michigan Wolverines forward Jon Horford (15) in the second half at Crisler Arena. The Badgers won,…

The 50 Best Cities to Find Love (San Francisco and NYC Aren’t Near the Top) – PolicyMic

PolicyMicThe four metropolises you’re least likely to find love in are San Francisco, Washington D.C., New York City, and Los Angeles, followed by Atlanta, Miami, and Boston. Meanwhile, Detroit (which…

Notebook: Hub slow to bid on stars – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldNEW ORLEANS — It’s been 50 years since Boston hosted the NBA All-Star Game, and it appears that streak will be continuing for a while. There are currently no…

Syria talks: UK and France blame government for collapse – BBC News

BBC NewsThe UK and France have blamed the Syrian government for the collapse of peace talks with the opposition in Geneva. “The responsibility for it lies squarely with the Assad…

US hockey team tops Russia, 3-2, on shootout heroics by TJ Oshie – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: The Americans face Russia in men’s hockey, Julia Mancuso struggles in Super-G and the rest of the best photos from Day 8 in Sochi. SOCHI,…

Video: Dion Waiters, Tim Hardaway Jr. turn Rising Stars Challenge into 1-on-1 … – SI.com

SI.comDion Waiters and Tim Hardaway Jr. were two of the most low-profile participants heading into NBA All-Star Weekend, but their 1-on-1 battle Friday night in the Rising Stars Challenge will…