| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As a star receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the speedy DeSean Jackson made a career of creating separation from defenders.
Now, it's the Eagles who have created separation, releasing him this week amid reports his off-field issues outweighed his...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Desean Jackson must be pretty high on the list of people having an awful week. Make that a frustrating Friday.
In a move that stunned the NFL the Philadelphia Eagles cut Jackson, their playmaking receiver, on Friday after failing to secure a trade...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Colin Cloherty was a seldom-used tight end for the San Francisco 49ers, his third team in his first two years in the NFL, when the league locked out its players at the start of a long, contentious labor showdown in 2011.
A former standout at Brown,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Coming less than a week after running back Ray Rice was arrested following an alleged physical altercation with his fiancée, the timing of wide receiver Deonte Thompson’s arrest Friday on charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia was...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Vladimir Luxuria, Europe's first openly transgender parliamentarian, was reportedly detained twice in Sochi this week for supporting LGBT rights at the Winter Olympics.
Luxuria, a former Communist member of parliament in Italy, was stopped by four men...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:13 AM
Figure skating, skiing and hockey at the Sochi Olympics are likely to command the biggest audiences this week. NBC should score another easy win in the ratings.
But it's a busy week for other reasons. Jimmy Fallon takes over "The Tonight Show," now in...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Allentown native Mike Roth has won an Emmy Award for his work on the hit Cartoon Network animated comedy “Regular Show,” but now the show which is in its fifth season is up for "Most Valuable Cartoon" on the 2014......
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has been fined $7,875 by the NFL for taunting the San Francisco 49ers during the final minute of the NFC championship game on Sunday in Seattle.
With 30 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Sherman deflected a pass...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was fined almost $8,000 by the National Football League on Friday for unsportsmanlike behavior.
Sherman was roundly criticized for taunting his opponents after his game-winning deflection in last weekend's NFC...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Those glued to either this week's "American Idol" auditions or Sunday's NFL playoffs have probably been humming Aloe Blacc's new aspirational jam, "The Man." The song has been blanketing the TV airwaves through a prominent Beats by Dre commercial...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman has been labeled a bad guy by some because of his nationally televised rant about San Francisco receiver Michael Crabtree following the Seahawks' victory over the 49ers Sunday in the NFC championship.
But a video...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Richard Sherman’s unsportsmanlike antics at the end of the NFC championship game may have been an embarrassment to his team, and his subsequent televised rant may have seemed unhinged, but his actions have made him a central character in television&...