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Dick Lebeau, Steelers part ways

PITTSBURGH -- Dick LeBeau, the architect of the defenses that were the driving force behind the Pittsburgh Steelers' three Super Bowl appearances …

NFL

Kam Chancellor repeats line leap

SEATTLE -- Almost everyone knows about the vicious tackling skills of Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor, but he also showed Saturday …

Darren Carrington Suspended for National Title Game: Latest Details and Reaction

Oregon wide receiver Darren Carrington didn't travel to Texas with the Ducks and will miss the national championship game against Ohio State due to a failed drug test.<p>Aaron Fentress of CSNNW.com reports the redshirt freshman tested positive for marijuana in an NCAA-administered test.<p>Oregon redshirt …

College Football

Rob Konrad Swims 9 Miles to Safety in Early Candidate for 2015 Story of the Year

A routine fishing trip by former NFL fullback Rob Konrad reportedly turned into one of the most herculean efforts anybody will produce in 2015. After falling out of his boat, he swam nine miles to shore in Florida to survive.<p>Jeff Tavss and Peter Burke of Local10.com in Miami report the U.S. Coast …

Football (U.S.)

Raiders might have a look at more coaching candidates

The Raiders head into the weekend still looking for a head coach, and owner Mark Davis said he’s “not necessarily done” interviewing candidates. Oakland has interviewed seven coaches, including Raiders interim head coach Tony Sparano.<p>Are the Raiders close to hiring a head coach?<p>“That’s hard to …

Obama faces growing pressure as construction of Keystone pipeline moves a step closer

Barack Obama was staring at decision day on the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday after the contentious project cleared an important legal hurdle and gained new support in Congress.<p>In a much anticipated decision, the Nebraska supreme court on Friday narrowly upheld a decision by the Republican …

Energy

Texts to sideline raise questions

The NFL is investigating whether text messages were sent to the Cleveland Browns' sideline during games, league spokesman Michael Signora told …

Football (U.S.)

A ruthless enemy, hostages and trail of murder: France’s worst nightmare

The end came shortly before dusk on Friday. There was a flash of orange and the unmistakable rattle of automatic gunfire. From the roof of a printing works in the small town of Dammartin-en-Goële white smoke billowed. An operation by French police special forces – three commandos in black appeared …

France

Terrorists killed at both Paris sieges after explosions

Charlie Hebdo suspects and Vincennes gunmen killed but four hostages feared dead in Paris police assaults on both Dammartin and Vincennes<p>The two hostage situations gripping Paris ended amid gunfire and explosions with multiple hostages freed within minutes of one another, but reports that four …

Anatomy of a standoff: How the French hostage crises went down

On Friday, French security forces killed the two brothers — Cherif and Said Kouachi — suspected of murdering 12 people in an attack on the French …

Terrorism

NFL Playoffs 2015: Schedule, Predictions and More for Divisional Round

Link to Media<p>The divisional round of the NFL playoffs is when Super Bowl dreams start to feel real.<p>After all, the winners of Saturday’s and Sunday’s contests will be a single victory away from the big game, which puts all the more pressure on every snap. The crowds will be loud, the defenses will …

NFL

Elite 8: All QBs still in playoffs have strong pedigrees

The NFL playoffs don't include any "game managers" or quarterbacks who are still in the hunt solely because they're surrounded by a great defense or running game.<p>The eight signal callers still chasing the Super Bowl have strong pedigrees.<p>Seven of them have either won a Super Bowl or been picked …

Ravens-Patriots preview: Can Baltimore get to Tom Brady?

The NFL divisional round kicks off with the most intriguing game of the weekend when the Baltimore Ravens travel up to New England to take on the Patriots.<p>There is history between these two teams, but the key players in those memorable games have moved on. Tom Brady, Joe Flacco and Terrell Suggs …