News archive from 7 March 2014

Tribeca Film Festival lineup includes movies starring Scarlett Johansson, Sofia Vergara, and Dustin Hoffman 

Tribeca Film Festival lineup includes movies starring Scarlett Johansson, Sofia Vergara, and Dustin Hoffman 

The 2014 Tribeca Film festival set the slate Thursday for its 13th annual edition, running April 16 - 27. The fest's opening night film will be "Time is Illmatic," the Documentary about rapper Nas's 1994 album "Illmatic." It will...

 

George: Even if Cowboys 'bite the bullet' after Tony Romo, cleaning up cap mess will be tough

Beat writer Brandon George answered questions in a chat Wednesday. Here are some highlights. Question: Will the NFL force Jadaveon Clowney to stay in position for an extra second following the snap to make it fair on the offense? Or permit use of only...

Dallas News, 19:00 in Sport
 

Canes' Loktionov gives up money to play in NHL

RALEIGH Andrei Loktionov could be playing in the Kontinental Hockey League this season and making a lot more money. But Loktionov wanted to be in the NHL. He wanted to play with the best hockey players in the world. Loktionov now plays for the...

 
Tommy Hilfiger entering hotel business with South Beach's Raleigh

Tommy Hilfiger entering hotel business with South Beach's Raleigh

In another sign that the South Beach hotel market has reached superheated status, fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger is in talks to buy the iconic Raleigh Hotel just over a year after it last sold. The new purchase price has not been released and the...

 

Jose Abreu homers for White Sox in tie with Royals

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Cuban defector Jose Abreu hit his first home run as a Chicago White Sox split-squad and the Kansas City Royals tied 6-6 on Thursday. The Cuban defector who signed with the White Sox for six years and $68 million in October,...

 

Cardinals hire Roger Kingdom, re-sign NT Ta'amu

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Cardinals have hired two-time Olympic gold medalist Roger Kingdom as assistant strength and conditioning coach. The team also re-signed nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu. Kingdom won the 110-meter hurdles at the 1984 Los Angeles...

 

7 health insurers tell state they'll offer abortion coverage

LANSING - With the law requiring women to purchase a rider to their health insurance plans for abortion coverage taking effect next week, seven insurance companies have filed paperwork with the state to let it know they will provide the optional...

 

BB&T cuts top executive pay

A decline in earnings and a message from regulators led BB&T's top executives to earn less pay for last year's performance, the Winston-Salem bank disclosed in a securities filing. CEO Kelly King's compensation for the job he did in 2013 fell 8...

 

Senate committee moves amendment for student loans

JUNEAU, Alaska -- The Senate State Affairs Committee on Thursday advanced a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow state backing on low-interest loans for students interested in college. The proposal, sponsored by Sen. Anna Fairclough,...

 

It's the favorite time of year for Boston's Dropkick Murphys

“For us, it's the most wonderful time of the year,” says Matt Kelly, drummer and second-longest-running member of the Dropkick Murphys. Boston's favorite punks have a 14-year tradition there of playing St. Patrick's Day bashes,...

 

Miami Marlins coach Butler offers expertise in running the bases

JUPITER -- A self-described born-again Christian who has survived a stroke and beaten throat and prostate cancer, new Marlins third-base coach Brett Butler strongly believes in divine guidance. “The lord kind of moves me in ways he wants me...

 

Florida Panthers' Luongo settles into familiar spot

Roberto Luongo spoke of “returning to normalcy” before practicing with the Panthers for the first time since 2006 on Thursday morning. Aside from the Vancouver-themed green-and-blue protective pads underneath his black practice...

 

Tech glitch prevents replay in Yanks-Phils game

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg discovered he didn't have the power to make an instant replay challenge Thursday. Just not enough juice at Bright House Field, actually. On the first day Major League Baseball's expanded replay system...

 
West Virginia, Baylor women top Big 12 tourney

West Virginia, Baylor women top Big 12 tourney

OKLAHOMA CITY -- It took West Virginia two years to make a splash in the Big 12. The seventh-ranked Mountaineers earned a share of the regular-season title in their second year in the league and take a 10-game win streak into the conference tournament...

 
A's, Diamondbacks finish in 8-8 tie in 10 innings

A's, Diamondbacks finish in 8-8 tie in 10 innings

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Brandon Moss and Sam Fuld homered and the Oakland Athletics finished in an 8-8 tie in 10 innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. Oakland starter Sonny Gray struggled, allowing four runs and five hits in one inning....

 

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