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How the Super Bowl Can Be a Cellphone Hazard

How the Super Bowl Can Be a Cellphone Hazard

Sports fans have a tendency to harm their cellphones or tablets while watching a game on TV or in person, according to an online survey by SquareTrade, a company that insures these devices. Read »

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NFL Awards Football Hall of Fame

NFL Awards Football Hall of Fame

Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields were elected Saturday to the Pro Football Hall... Read »

2 hours ago

"Breaking Bad" Aaron Paul, Charli XCX, J.

Stars from the sports and entertainment world mingled Friday night at ESPN's lavish pre-Super Bowl party, which... Read »

6 hours ago
$9,000 Can Score Tickets to the Most Expensive Super Bowl Ever

$9,000 Can Score Tickets to the Most Expensive Super Bowl Ever

Sunday's matchup between New England and Seattle is on pace to be the most expensive Super Bowl ticket in history. A Watch »

6 hours ago
Friends, Family Remember Ernie Banks at Memorial

Friends, Family Remember Ernie Banks at Memorial

Ernie Banks' memorial and procession was held Saturday at Fourth Presbyterian Church. The famed Cubs legend died... Watch »

5 hours ago
Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova to Win Australian Open

Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova to Win Australian Open

Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title, continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals and extended... Read »

Jan 31, 2015
Snoop Dogg's Super Bowl Focus: Youth Football

Snoop Dogg's Super Bowl Focus: Youth Football

For rapper Snoop Dogg, who for years has sponsored a youth football league with alumni in the NFL, the Super Bowl is... Read »

5 hours ago
Dallas School Co-Founded by Deion Sanders Closes

Dallas School Co-Founded by Deion Sanders Closes

The North Texas academy co-founded by NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders remains in financial disarray and will close... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Belichick or Carroll? Brady or Wilson? Blount or Lynch? Take your pick Read »

Jan 31, 2015
Federal Officials Tackle Super Bowl Counterfeiters

Federal Officials Tackle Super Bowl Counterfeiters

Agents from the Department of Homeland Security are working undercover with local officials across the Phoenix area,... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Patriots Model Provides Clues to Bears' Rebuild

Patriots Model Provides Clues to Bears' Rebuild

The New England Patriots' model for success has netted them three Super Bowl titles and a place in NFL history, but... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Goodell:

Goodell: "Deflategate" Probe "Thorough and Objective"

The NFL is conducting a "thorough and objective" investigation into whether the New England Patriots... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Stan Mikita Diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia

Stan Mikita Diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia

Chicago Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita, a fixture at the United Center in recent years, is dealing with Lew body... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Coach: Sherman's Decision to Play Super Bowl If Baby Arrives Early

Coach: Sherman's Decision to Play Super Bowl If Baby Arrives Early

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says it will be Richard Sherman's decision whether to play in Sunday's Super... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Richard Sherman's Dad Loves Life as LA Garbage Man

Richard Sherman's Dad Loves Life as LA Garbage Man

Many of the players in Sunday's Super Bowl grew up in Southern California, players such as Richard Sherman of the... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Belichick, Carroll Coach Super Bowl From Different Angles

Belichick, Carroll Coach Super Bowl From Different Angles

Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he's C-SPAN — minus the information. Pete Carroll is more like a Lifetime... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Athletics Kenya says on Friday it has banned marathon champion Rita Jeptoo two years for doping. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Blackhawks Trade Adam Clendening to Canucks

Blackhawks Trade Adam Clendening to Canucks

The Chicago Blackhawks took advantage of their defensive prospect depth on Thursday night as they dealt Adam... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
5 Unexpected Stars Could Be Super Bowl MVP

5 Unexpected Stars Could Be Super Bowl MVP

Sometimes, the biggest offensive stars in the game are overshadowed by bit players, backups and defenders. Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Arizona New Rideshare Regulations

Arizona New Rideshare Regulations

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday said he stopped state regulators from citing drivers for rideshare companies... Read »

Jan 29, 2015

Super Bowl XLIX

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