| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Maybe the Mayans were right, but they were just off by a few weeks.
Instead of Dec. 21 being the end of all civilization as we know it, it was actually Nov. 17. And while we obviously survived, Kansas State and Oregon fans saw their teams' national...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:38 AM
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Seems an iPad stolen from the Palo Alto home of Steve Jobs ended up in the hands of a professional entertainer named Kenny the Clown.
The late Apple co-founder's Palo Alto home was burglarized last month, but Kenny the Clown, whose...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Big Ben, the landmark clock and tower in London, is getting a name change and a sex change of sorts. Big Ben is now Big Liz.
Lawmakers voted to permanently change the name of the tower to The Elizabeth Tower in honor of Queen Elizabeth's diamond jubilee....
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:11 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The postgame roars from Notre Dame's locker room echoed right through the Coliseum's thick cement walls and metal beams Saturday night, moving around the 89-year-old arena like a long-absent force of nature.
After decades away,...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:43 PM
One of the Northern State football team’s biggest fans is a three-time Super Bowl champion.
NSU senior linebacker Logan Fahnhorst’s father, Jim, played linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers from 1984-90. The 49ers were in the midst of a...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Michael Vick describes it as an acquired instinct. Nick Foles calls it a timing mechanism.
Everybody else who's ever played quarterback in the NFL has some way to describe pocket presence, or the sense of what's going on all around them and when to...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The NFL debate in Aberdeen usually centers on the NFC North: Vikings or Packers?
But two NSU football alumni and an old conference foe are making the argument for an NFC West upstart: the San Francisco 49ers. Both Mark Uyeyama, the 49ers head strength...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:47 AM
No matter the competition, Ben Roethlisberger wants to win.
Whether it is a double-elimination shuffleboard tournament, a makeshift game of basketball with balled-up tape and a garbage can inside the Steelers locker room or 18 holes of golf,...
| Oct 12, 2012
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The most improbable, unbelievable throw by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith didn't even hit its intended target.
It came last Saturday before Game 1 of the National League division series between the San Francisco...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Phil Petry hears voices from the past.
There is nothing Halloweenish about it. It’s just all his friends talking about his high school days with reverence.
And it’s not just his friends. It’s their friends … and...
| May 2, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Perennial all-sports juggernaut Winter Park is doing it again.
The Wildcats were eighth in the Florida High School Athletic Association's Class 8A Sunshine Cup standings following the winter season, trailing front-runner Olympia by nearly 200 points. But...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:43 AM
For What it’s Worth---February 28 -- They filed out in silence, not sure of what they’d just seen, but positive that they didn’t want to see it anymore.
What a difference three days makes---
Wichita State went from 94 points scored...