‘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 … Read More

Gov. Chris Christie ‘Bridgegate’ 911 takes show chaos, anger at Fort Lee – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsRELATED: CHRIS CHRISTIE FIGURINE COMMEMORATING BRIDGEGATE. Officials in the North Jersey town have said the traffic jam — ordered up as a political slap at the local … Read More

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 … Read More

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. … Read More

‘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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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, … Read More

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 … Read More

Judge ordered to notify Oakland Co. prosecutor before dismissing, deferring … – The Detroit News

Judge ordered to notify Oakland Co. prosecutor before dismissing, deferring …The Detroit NewsPontiac — An Oakland Circuit judge ordered a district judge Thursday to stop dismissing or deferring sentences for … Read More

Diamondbacks extend contracts for Kirk Gibson, Kevin Towers – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJust five months after declining contract options for general manager Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson, the Arizona Diamondbacks made an unexpected reversal, announcing Monday they have extended Towers’ … Read More

Colleges: Indiana stops Michigan winning streak – STLtoday.com

STLtoday.comMichigan’s prolific offense was out of sorts, and its 10-game winning streak came to an end. Yet after Indiana handed the seventh-ranked Wolverines their first Big Ten loss on Sunday, … Read More

Indiana takes page out of Duke’s book in shutting down Michigan – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsAt Duke on Dec. 3, Michigan struggled offensively because Blue Devils defenders denied Nik Stauskas from getting the ball and made the other four Wolverines take the reins … Read More

Capitals vs. Red Wings: Alex Ovechkin scores in OT to give Washington 6-5 victory – Washington Post

Washington PostThe Detroit Red Wings made their intentions clear from the start Sunday afternoon at Verizon Center. If the Washington Capitals were on the power play, Detroit would dedicate one … Read More

Broncos should use horizontal routes against Seahawks in Super Bowl – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsSideways may be the best way for the Broncos to win the Super Bowl. Think players should never go east-west on a football field? Here’s a nickel’s … Read More

Ike Taylor: If Richard Sherman’s top CB he should match up top WR – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comNEW YORK — There’s a lot of talk leading up to the Super Bowl about Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman. And on radio row, plenty of current and former athletes are … Read More

Road ahead for college football players union isn’t an easy one – CBS News

CBS NewsCJ Bryant of the Northwestern Wildcats takes the field on Nov. 16, 2013, in Evanston, Ill. FILE. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images. Shares. Tweets; Stumble. Email; More +. The obstacles members … Read More

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 … Read More

Broncos Peyton Manning proves doubters wrong with Super Bowl XLVIII … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBill Polian, Peyton Manning’s old boss with the Indianapolis Colts, quoted Manning’s old center, Jeff Saturday, when asked the question Tuesday about whether the man who quarterbacks … Read More

Michigan notes: Freshman Derrick Walton Jr. rebounds from illness, makes key … – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressEAST LANSING — Five days ago, Derrick Walton Jr. had a fever. Four days ago it broke. In the days since he loaded up with fluids. But when … Read More

‘Idol’ recap: A Motor City madhouse – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDetroit kicked out the jams Wednesday on American Idol, with a talent-stocked two-hour episode that probably featured five or six contestants destined for this season’s semifinals or farther. “No … Read More

Rivalry renwed: Blackhawks bring out best in Red Wings – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comDETROIT — The only bad thing about the Red Wings moving to the Eastern Conference is that they don’t get to play the Chicago Blackhawks as often as they used … Read More

Lakers lose in a different way as Bulls get 102-100 OT victory – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesCHICAGO — The Lakers found a new way to lose, if that’s even possible anymore. They played well enough for 52 minutes and 59.1 seconds but the final … Read More

Tom Brady slams Richard Sherman for taunting Michael Crabtree – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTom Brady can sympathize with Michael Crabtree. He’s been there, the stakes just weren’t as high. Brady, like Crabtree, was on the receiving end of one of … Read More

Red Wings get big break to beat Kings in shootout – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT (AP) — Tomas Tatar scored and Jimmy Howard stopped all three shots he faced in a shootout, lifting the Detroit Red Wings to a 3-2 win over the … Read More

Scherzer, Tigers agree at $15525000 – Washington Post

Washington PostDETROIT — AL Cy Young Award winner has agreed to a one-year contract with the Detroit Tigers for $15,525,000, setting himself up for an even bigger payday when he … Read More

Tigers agree to terms with trio, but not Scherzer – MLB.com

MLB.comDETROIT — The Tigers have some work left to do if they’re going to keep their streak of avoiding arbitration intact. Reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer … Read More

Subaru’s Pocket Rocket Gets a Distinct Look – New York Times

New York TimesThe 2015 Subaru WRX STI. The hatchback version of the car is gone. Joshua Lott/Reuters. Advertising. ” Introduced on Tuesday, Jan 14: 2015 Subaru WRX STI. What is … Read More