News archive from 1 March 2014

Panthers get needed re-boot

The Panthers' long list of unrestricted free agents is a little shorter. Kicker Graham Gano, who solidified the position for Carolina after more than a year of inconsistency in the wake of John Kasay's release, became the first free agent to re-sign...

 
Syrian extremists reportedly live-tweeted the amputation of a thief’s hand 

Syrian extremists reportedly live-tweeted the amputation of a thief’s hand 

It’s an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, and now a hand for a theft in Syria. A group of Islamic extremists has apparently chopped off a thief’s hand in Aleppo—and live-tweeted the entire gory event. RELATED: SYRIAN REBELS ALIGNED WITH AL QAEDA...

 

Dolphins' Richie Incognito enters psychiatric unit for 'severe mental stress from Wells report'

PALM BEACH, Fla. -- After admitting to cops that he smashed up his own Ferrari with a baseball bat, Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito is being held at a psychiatric care unit in Arizona, according to several media reports. A source told TMZ that...

 

McIlroy maintains Honda Classic lead

Palm Beach Gardens, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Rory McIlroy carded a 4-under 66 on Friday to maintain his 1-stroke lead at the Honda Classic. The 2012 Honda Classic champion and former World No. 1 finished 36 holes on the Champion Course at PGA National...

 
Judge denies bond reduction for man charged in Weaver woman's death

Judge denies bond reduction for man charged in Weaver woman's death

slideshow A Calhoun County Circuit Judge on Friday declined a request to reduce bond for a Delta man who police say shot his girlfriend to death in 2013. John Denver Pegg, 22, remained in the Calhoun County Jail on Friday, with bond set at $100,000...

 

Saints place franchise tag on TE Jimmy Graham

NEW ORLEANS -- The New Orleans Saints have placed their franchise tag on Jimmy Graham in order to protect the club's rights to its star tight end through next season. The move means Graham, barring a holdout, will almost certainly play for New Orleans...

 
Trout grand slam, 5 RBIs as Angels beat Cubs 15-3

Trout grand slam, 5 RBIs as Angels beat Cubs 15-3

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Mike Trout wasted little time in showing off his million-dollar swing. The young star hit a grand slam onto the berm by the left-field foul pole and drove in five runs Friday in the Los Angeles Angels' 15-3 win over the Chicago Cubs....

 
‘Short sleepers’ feel rested after a few hours of shut-eye

‘Short sleepers’ feel rested after a few hours of shut-eye

Imagine feeling rested after getting just four hours of sleep each night. There’s a small group of people who say they only need a few hours of ZZZs to wake up rejuvenated and ready to start their day, according to an ABC News report. RELATED: VIDEOS...

 

Detroit woman shoots, kills home invader

A woman shot and killed a home intruder today on Detroit's west side, police said. When the woman went to investigate a noise she heard coming from a back bedroom of her house on the 22000 block of Grove Street, she found a man climbing through a...

 
CDP obtaining unused McClellan gym from Anniston

CDP obtaining unused McClellan gym from Anniston

slideshow The Center for Domestic Preparedness could soon revive a vacant McClellan gym as a training facility. Based at McClellan, the Federal Emergency Management Agency's center has acquired Truman Gym from Anniston as a possible multi-purpose...

 
Judge denies bond reduction for man charged in Weaver woman's death

Judge denies bond reduction for man charged in Weaver woman's death

slideshow A Calhoun County Circuit Judge on Friday declined a request to reduce bond for a Delta man who police say shot his girlfriend to death in 2013. John Denver Pegg, 22, remained in the Calhoun County Jail on Friday, with bond set at $100,000...

 
Rutgers’ Big Ten opponents released for next season 

Rutgers’ Big Ten opponents released for next season 

Rutgers will play home-and-home series against Indiana, Michigan, Maryland, Penn State and Purdue when it makes its much-anticipated debut in the Big Ten next season. The conference released pairings - but not dates and times - for the 2014-15...

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Florida Panthers' Tomas Fleischmann improves but is not content

There's no fooling Fleischmann. Left wing Tomas Fleischmann, who has led the Panthers in scoring the past two years, is having a subpar season, and not even the goal he scored Thursday night — his first since Dec. 17 — can trick...

 
Aaron Paul: I’ve had talks to join ‘Better Call Saul,’ the prequel series to ‘Breaking Bad’

Aaron Paul: I’ve had talks to join ‘Better Call Saul,’ the prequel series to ‘Breaking Bad’

LOS ANGELES — If Aaron Paul gets his way, “Breaking Bad” fans can expect to see Jesse Pinkman calling on Saul Goodman — and perhaps calling him some names — in the spinoff series centered on a sleazy lawyer. Paul says he’d had “serious talks” with...

 
‘Midnight Rider’ shuts down production in wake of crew member’s death in train collision

‘Midnight Rider’ shuts down production in wake of crew member’s death in train collision

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Filmmakers have shelved production on a movie about the life of Gregg Allman a week after a freight train collided into the production team and its equipment, killing one crew member and injuring seven others. Savannah Film Office...

 

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