Around the NHL: Sabres send Miller, Ott to Blues in major trade – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchThe Buffalo Sabres traded star goaltender Ryan Miller and captain Steve Ott to the St. Louis Blues last night for goalie Jaroslav Halak, forward Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier,…

Justin Bieber Birthday: Singer is 20 on Saturday March 1; Fans Wish Him Well – The Epoch Times

The Epoch TimesIn this Dec. 18, 2013 file photo, Singer Justin Bieber arrives at the premiere of the feature film “Justin Bieber’s Believe” at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live in Los…

Recently Released Tape Shows Justin Bieber’s Unsteady Sobriety Test – In Touch Weekly

In Touch WeeklyWhen he takes the stage, there’s no denying Justin Bieber is smooth on his feet. But the same can’t be said about the new footage released of the…

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…

Amtrak returns to Denver Union Station on Friday – Denver Post

Amtrak returns to Denver Union Station on FridayDenver PostAmtrak’s California Zephyr returns to Denver Union Station on Friday night after a three-year absence and a nearly $500 million renovation of…

#8CrazyInstagrams: Dale Jr. dishes on music, BBQ & all those selfies – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comIt’s been a busy week for Dale Earnhardt Jr. First, there was the little matter of his Daytona 500 victory on Sunday, the second time he’s won NASCAR’s biggest race.…

10 British Things About Honolulu, HI – Anglophenia

AnglopheniaWhen you think of an ideal vacation spot, Honolulu, Hawaii comes to mind. The island getaway is filled with treasured landmarks like the Aloha Tower and Diamond Head Mountain. The…

We Need Strong UK in EU, Merkel Says — Update – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalLONDON–Germany wants Britain to be a strong player in the European Union, Chancellor Angela Merkel told U.K. parliamentarians Thursday, stressing the need for Europe to change with the…

EU Pledges to Move Quickly to Help Ukraine – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe European Union pledged to “move fast” to draw up financial assistance for Ukraine but officials said privately it could be days—or even weeks—before the bloc announces an…

NFL Combine 2014: Day 4 Notebook – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThroughout the course of the NFL Scouting Combine, former NFL defensive back Matt Bowen will bring you his daily notebook from Indianapolis. Clemson’s Sammy Watkins’s Solidifies His Top-10 Grade.…

Jadeveon Clowney bench presses less than a punter at NFL Combine – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAt 6-5 and 266 pounds, Clowney will surely prove to be one of the fastest linemen at the Combine. It’s his speed that has allowed him to blow by offensive…

The 5 deals you need to know from the NBA trade deadline – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAs expected, the NBA’s trade deadline has come and gone without much action. Pau Gasol, Rajon Rondo and Kevin Love all stayed put. What we got instead were a…

Swamy slams Jaya over release of Rajiv assassins – Times of India

Times of IndiaVADODARA: Former Union minister and BJP member Subramanian Swamy slammed the decision by Tamil Nadu (TN) government to release seven people convicted for their role in the assassination…

Even at Super Bowl, draft preparation continued – Seahawks.com

Seahawks.comAnd here’s why: In an offseason that already has been anything but usual, because of the Super Bowl-winning effort on Feb. 2 and Super Bowl-worthy parade through the streets of…

EU calls meeting of bloc’s 28 foreign ministers on Ukraine violence, weighing … – Fox News

Fox NewsBRUSSELS – The European Union is calling an extraordinary meeting of foreign ministers to decide the 28-nation bloc’s reaction including possible sanctions to the recent escalation of violence in…

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…

Bubba Watson and family highlight best of week in golf – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThomas Aiken and Bubba Watson won on the European and PGA Tours this week. A look back at the best and worst of the week. Top three stories. 1. Bubba’s…

Watson captures Northern Trust – Albany Times Union

Albany Times UnionLos Angeles. Bubba Watson wasn’t about to let another chance get away. Two weeks after Watson made a pair of late bogeys in the Phoenix Open, he delivered…

Scotland could join EU 18 months after independence vote, says Sturgeon – The Guardian

The GuardianScotland can become independent from the UK legally and become a member of the European Union within 18 months of voting for independence in March 2016, the Scottish deputy…

Verdict In Florida Again Raises Self-Defense Issue – NewsChannel5.com

Verdict In Florida Again Raises Self-Defense IssueNewsChannel5.comDefendant Michael Dunn is brought into the courtroom just before 5 p.m., where Judge Russell Healey announced that the jury was deadlocked on charge…

Paige: Why the Broncos didn’t win the Super Bowl – Denver Post

Denver PostBy Woody Paige The Denver Post. Posted: 02/16/2014 12:01:00 AM MST. Updated: 02/16/2014 09:53:39 AM MST. Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks on the field after the Seattle Seahawks…

Florida Man Guilty Of Lesser Counts In Music Shooting – NewsChannel5.com

Florida Man Guilty Of Lesser Counts In Music ShootingNewsChannel5.comDefendant Michael Dunn is brought into the courtroom just before 5 p.m., where Judge Russell Healey announced that the jury was deadlocked…

Greg Cote: Official report concludes Miami Dolphins’ Bullygate saga for now, but … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comOne of the saddest locker room sagas and biggest off-field embarrassments in Miami Dolphins history reached a formal conclusion Friday. But whether the “Bullygate” controversy really has ended is doubtful.…

NASCAR: Tony Stewart makes painless return to racing – The News Journal

The News JournalDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – All along, it seemed to be a cruel twist of fate that Tony Stewart – the man who perhaps loved… Loading… Post to Facebook.…

Like Wilf, Spielman backs Sam; GM gives vote of support to Priefer – Rick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNews

Rick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNewsVikings general manager Rick Spielman’s comments on Christian Ponder aren’t the only thing he said that’s making headlines Friday. Spielman chimed in on Michael Sam, the Missouri defensive…

NBA results, Feb. 13 – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleEvery NBA team wants to enter the All-Star break on a positive note and then get some rest. The Chicago Bulls were able to do just that by…

Sprint Unlimited kicks off Speedweeks at Daytona – Fox News

Fox NewsDaytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Speedweeks 2014 at Daytona International Speedway gets underway this weekend with The Sprint Unlimited preseason race and time trials for the Daytona 500. For…

Union Station Renovation To Be A Game Changer For Denver – CBS Local

Union Station Renovation To Be A Game Changer For DenverCBS LocalDENVER (CBS4) – Renovations to Denver’s Union Station are nothing short of a game changer. The project is being talked…

Banks in London Devise Way Around Europe’s Bonus Rules – New York Times

Banks in London Devise Way Around Europe’s Bonus RulesNew York TimesThe European Union has gone further than most, limiting bankers to bonuses equal to one or two times their salaries.…

Houston couple wants your vote for ‘Big Gay Illegal Wedding’ – Houston Chronicle

Houston couple wants your vote for ‘Big Gay Illegal Wedding’Houston ChronicleA Houston couple is making a final pitch for votes that could net them a $5,000 prize to help fund…

Germans displeased by Victoria Nuland gaffe – Washington Post

Washington PostBERLIN — Germans were already smarting from revelations that U.S. intelligence listened in on the phone conversations of Chancellor Angela Merkel. Then came Nulandgate. On Thursday, a video was…

The Top 100 Venture Capitalists For 2013: The List By AlwaysOn

Who are the top 100 venture capitalists for 2013? The list compiled by the Silicon Valley publication AlwaysOn has a number of notable names, and all will be honored at…

DC Police Union Disappointed With Contract Arbitration – NBC4 Washington

NBC4 WashingtonAfter six years of working without a pay raise, D.C. police officers will be getting a new contract and a 4 percent raise. The compromise came Monday night via…

Tube strike: Which lines will be open to keep London moving? – The Independent

The IndependentThe Rail, Maritime and Transport Union (RMT) and Transport Salaried Staffs Association (TSSA) have called strikes in response to the Government’s plans to revolutionise the London Underground’s ticketing service,…

Corruption Costs European Union 120 Billion Euros a Year, Study Finds – New York Times

New York TimesCecilia Malmstrom, the European commissioner for home affairs, said corruption “hurts the European economy and deprives states of much-needed tax revenue.” Yves Logghe/Associated Press. PARIS — Despite its…