News archive from 8 October 2012

Review: Moving right along with the Black Keys at Staples Center

The Black Keys spent the beginning of last week in New York City, where they played for more than 60,000 people at a massive outdoor concert in Central Park with Neil Young and Foo Fighters. Saturday evening, they ended the week at L.A.'s Staples...

 

'SNL' mocks Obama's lackluster debate appearance

"SNL," which typically veers left in its politics, had no problem taking President Obama to task last night for his lackluster appearance in Wednesday night's debate. The cold open, which featured Chris Parnell returning as Jim Lehrer,...

 

Josh Smith, Lou Williams lead Hawks past Heat

ATLANTA - Josh Smith scored 21 points, Lou Williams added 18 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Miami Heat 92-79 in a preseason game Sunday. Chris Bosh finished with 22 points, and LeBron James had 10 for the defending NBA champion Heat, who played...

 

Celtics beat Milano 105-75 on preseason tour

MILAN - Rajon Rondo [stats] scored all 17 of his points in the first quarter and added six assists to lead the Boston Celtics [team stats] to a 105-75 win over Emporio Armani Milano on Sunday, two days after the NBA team opened its preseason European...

 

Despite criticism, Frankenmuth says they are keeping 55-foot cross

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. — A Michigan city said a 55-foot cross erected in a public park is staying put, rejecting criticism from a group that claims it's an illegal endorsement of religion. “The cross was raised up by a grateful community. And this...

 
LIVE UPDATE: Earnhardt Jr. finds his way back to the lead lap

LIVE UPDATE: Earnhardt Jr. finds his way back to the lead lap

slideshow UPDATED AT 3:36 p.m. TALLADEGA --- Debris on the backstretch brought out the caution at the right time for both Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kyle Busch in Sunday's Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Earnhardt led the...

 
‘Taken 2’ wins weekend box office with $50 million, knocking ‘Hotel Transylvania’ to second spot 

‘Taken 2’ wins weekend box office with $50 million, knocking ‘Hotel Transylvania’ to second spot 

Action-packed, high-body-count “Taken 2” blazed a bloody path through the treacherous Albanian underworld to box supremacy this weekend — blasting, karate-chopping and garroting its way to $50 million in ticket sales. With Liam Neeson as the...

 

Sanford's Andre Debose makes first catch of the season for the Gators

GAINESVILLE - Gators junior wide receiver Andre Debose's one-catch performance against LSU was not a cause for celebration. Given Debose's first month of the season, it was progress. Coaches benched Debose two weeks earlier against Kentucky, citing...

 

Yankees vs. Orioles ALDS: After Baltimore and Bombers went 9-9 head-to-head in regular season, series will...

BALTIMORE — This was the way it had to be, after these two teams were practically joined at the hip for the month of September. Anything less than a postseason duel to the death would have been entirely unsatisfying. After all, it had to frustrate the...

Daily News, 17:07 in Sport
 

Will Muschamp pleased, but not satisfied, with Gators win against LSU

GAINESVILLE - As always this time of year, win or lose, Gators coach Will Muschamp looked hot, sticky and disheveled as he fielded questions after his team's game. Following Florida's 14-6 win against LSU on Saturday in the Swamp, Muschamp also seemed...

 
Redskins coach: RG3 has 'mild concussion'

Redskins coach: RG3 has 'mild concussion'

Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III was knocked out of Sunday's game with a mild concussion, coach Mike Shanahan said. Griffin III didn't know what the score was or what quarter the game was in when he was taken to the locker...

 

Big Bird symbolizes U.S. fiscal mess

MiamiHerald.com/columnists The presidential campaign's stalking horse is big, yellow and not much of a horse at all. It's Big Bird, the Sesame Street character. “I like PBS, I love Big Bird,” Republican Mitt Romney said at least...

 
Andrew Luck rallies Indianapolis Colts past Green Bay Packers in first game without head coach Chuck Pagano

Andrew Luck rallies Indianapolis Colts past Green Bay Packers in first game without head coach Chuck Pagano

INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck capped a second-half comeback by throwing a 4-yard touchdown pass to Reggie Wayne with 35 seconds to go that gave Indianapolis a stunning 30-27 victory over Green Bay on Sunday in the Colts’ first game without coach Chuck...

Daily News, 17:12 in Sport
 

Fla. doctor faces prescription drug charges in Ky.

ASHLAND, Ky. -- A Florida physician is scheduled to be arraigned this week in federal court in Kentucky for charges that she engaged in a conspiracy with two men to illegally distribute prescription narcotics in northeastern Kentucky. The Independent...

 
Luck rallies Indianapolis past Green Bay 30-27

Luck rallies Indianapolis past Green Bay 30-27

INDIANAPOLIS -- Andrew Luck capped a second-half comeback by throwing a 4-yard touchdown pass to Reggie Wayne with 35 seconds to go that gave Indianapolis a stunning 30-27 victory over Green Bay on Sunday in the Colts' first game without coach Chuck...

 

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