Film Gives a Peek at the Romney Who Never Quite Won Over Voters – New York Times

New York TimesGreg Whiteley, who directed “Mitt,” with Mitt Romney at the film’s premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday in Utah. George Frey/European Pressphoto Agency. SALT LAKE CITY…

George Takei to host Comic Con pre-event tonight in Salt Lake City – Deseret News

Deseret NewsSALT LAKE CITY — George Takei will be hosting a Salt Lake Comic Con pre-event on Friday, Jan. 17, at The Leonardo in Salt Lake City. Takei, who is…

Lakers lose to Utah Jazz on dunk, 105-103 – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSALT LAKE CITY — This was supposed to be the easy part of the Lakers’ schedule. Simple, really. Get closer to .500 with a slew of games against…

Bears’ Cutler, Future Already Unclear, Will Finish Season in a Rival’s Shadow – New York Times

New York TimesLAKE FOREST, Ill. — At Halas Hall, the Chicago Bears’ practice complex, the news trickled in on Thursday afternoon — tweet by tweet, unconfirmed report after unconfirmed report…

AJ McCarron wins Maxwell; Jameis Winston takes O’Brien – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Saturday’s Heisman Trophy Award just got a little more drama on Thursday at the Home Depot College Football Awards when Florida State’s Jameis Winston…

Rangers draft Russell Wilson – ESPN

ESPNLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Could Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson be a two-sport star? Does he want to play baseball after his NFL career is over? The Texas Rangers…

MLB ready to outlaw home plate collisions as concern over concussions grows – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — These rules might not be perfect, and they are not yet final, but one prevailing truth makes this a good week for…

Granderson Excited For New Start – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Curtis Granderson slipped on a No. 3 jersey and began his New York Mets career with a playful zinger directed at the fans of…

MLB banning home plate collisions starting in 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Home plate collisions, the type of plays that wrecked the career of former All-Star Ray Fosse and injured Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila in…

Curtis Granderson jabs Yankees, excited to join Mets – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The New York Mets trumpeted Curtis Granderson’s gregariousness and comfort with the news media as some of the qualities that made him so appealing…

Diamondbacks complete three-team trade for Mark Trumbo – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The Arizona Diamondbacks wanted to add power to their lineup this off-season, and there aren’t many hitters in baseball more powerful than the one…

Curtis Granderson, Mets finalize four-year deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Curtis Granderson and the New York Mets have completed a $60 million, four-year contract. The deal with the three-time All-Star outfielder is the…

Three to the Hall – North Platte Telegraph

North Platte TelegraphLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox spent decades trying to beat each other, no holds barred. On this day, however,…

Manager’s special: Torre, Cox, La Russa in Hall of Fame – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – They came in around the same time, managed for the better part of three decades and left nearly in unison. It was only fitting,…

Jazz missing 2 starters for game against Kings – Washington Post

Washington PostSALT LAKE CITY — Forwards Derrick Favors and Marvin Williams have been ruled out for Utah’s game against the Sacramento Kings. Favors has a sore lower back and Williams…