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Morrissey Cancels On Jimmy Kimmel Due To 'Duck Dynasty' Cast Appearance

Anjali Sareen | February 26, 2013 | Green
Vegetarian rocker Morrissey canceled his scheduled performance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" this week due to an appearance on the show by the cast of "Duck Dynasty." The singer, who was slated to perform on the late night talk show to kick off his already-postponed tour,...

The Banter Gold Standard: The Sports Fan

Chris Greenberg | February 25, 2013 | Sports
The first time I called Bill Murray to see if he wanted to watch some Cubs games he insisted on reading me the Recipe of the Month from the Cubs newsletter, which was Ryne and Cindy Sandberg’s recipe for Chicken Parmesan. It didn’t sound particularly appetizing. We never found out...

Ron Johnson: John Boehner Would Lose Speakership If He Caves On Taxes To Avert Sequester

Sabrina Siddiqui | February 26, 2013 | Politics
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) said House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) would lose his speakership if he agrees to new tax revenues to avert the across-the-board spending cuts that are set to kick in on March 1. "I don't quite honestly think that Speaker Boehner would be speaker if that happens,"...

Ron Johnson: John Boehner Would Lose Speakership If He Caves On Taxes To Avert Sequester

Sabrina Siddiqui | February 26, 2013 | AOL
Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) said House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) would lose his speakership if he agrees to new tax revenues to avert the across-the-board spending cuts that are set to kick in on March 1. "I don't quite honestly think that Speaker Boehner would be speaker if that happens,"...

Hossa scores in OT as Blackhawks extend points streak to 19 games with 3-2 win over Oilers

CP | February 26, 2013 | Canada Sports
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CHICAGO - Marian Hossa skated along the boards, pumping his right arm as the United Center roared its approval.Go ahead and give two more points to the streaking Chicago Blackhawks.Hossa scored 1:44 into overtime and the Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 on Monday night to stretch their NHL-record opening...

Roman Josi connaît un match du tonnerre et les Predators l'emportent 5-4

PC | February 25, 2013 | Canada Quebec
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NASHVILLE, États-Unis - Roman Josi a marqué 28 secondes après le début de la prolongation, lundi, alors que les Predators de Nashville ont défait les Stars de Dallas au compte de 5-4.Josi a aussi créé l'impasse 2-2 au deuxième vingt, en plus de récolter deux mentions d'aide.Craig Smith, Patric Hornqvist...

Colbert Out Of Character: Comedian Drops Act To Promote Sister For Congress (VIDEO)

Anjali Sareen | February 26, 2013 | Politics
Stephen Colbert has been hitting the campaign trail this week for his sister, Elizabeth Colbert Busch, who is running for South Carolina's 1st Congressional District. At a bowling alley stump speech this weekend, the comedian dropped character to give his heartfelt endorsement to Colbert Busch, whom he affectionately...

Piercings and all, Rodman worms his way into NKorea in flamboyant bid for basketball diplomacy

CP | February 26, 2013 | Canada Sports
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PYONGYANG, North Korea - Former NBA star Dennis Rodman brought his basketball skills Tuesday and flamboyant style — tattoos, nose studs and all — to a country with possibly the world's strictest dress code: North Korea.Landing in Pyongyang with VICE television, the American athlete and showman known as "The Worm"...

Cape Breton Amateur Weather Man Is A Viral Video Star

Lauren Strapagiel | February 25, 2013 | Canada
A Cape Breton man, who has become an internet weather-broadcasting sensation, has received tens of thousands of hits on his YouTube videos. At a young age, 28-year-old Frankie MacDonald fell in love with the weather. He said he has always wanted to be a weather man. "I like it,...

Morning commute in GTA will be messy as storm hits

CBC | February 26, 2013 | Canada
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The Greater Toronto Area is preparing for a mix of snow and rain overnight that is expected to create a sloppy mess in the region, just in time for the Wednesday morning commute. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement about the incoming weather system that is intensifying in...

Tuesday's Scoreboard

CP | February 26, 2013 | Canada Sports
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Tuesday's GamesNHLWinnipeg 4 N.Y. Rangers 3Minnesota 2 Calgary 1 (OT)Phoenix 1 Vancouver 0 (after 1)Dallas 5 Columbus 4 (OT)Washington 3 Carolina 0Florida 6 Pittsburgh 4Buffalo 2 Tampa Bay 1Boston 4 N.Y. Islanders 1San Jose 1 Colorado 0 (in 1st)--AHLHamilton 4 St. John's 3Portland 6 Providence 3Lake Erie 3 Milwaukee 1Syracuse...

Janet Montgomery To Play 'Gothica' Lead Grace Van Helsing And More Pilot Casting News

Laura Prudom | February 25, 2013 | TV
ABC's "Gothica" has found its lead in Janet Montgomery, EW reports. The British star will play Grace Van Helsing, the lead character in ABC's supernatural soap that weaves together the stories of Dracula, Dorian Gray, Frankenstein, the Van Helsings and the House of Usher in a modern...

Ben Bishop brille et les Sénateurs battent le CH 2-1 en fusillade

Myriam Lefebvre | February 25, 2013 | Canada Quebec
OTTAWA - Jakob Silfverberg et Peter Regin ont marqué en fusillade et les Sénateurs d'Ottawa ont infligé un revers de 2-1 au Canadien de Montréal, lundi.David Desharnais a été le seul à marquer pour le Tricolore en fusillade. Alex Galchenyuk, Brian Gionta et Tomas Plekanec ont raté leurs chances.Silfverberg a...

Ben Bishop, Peter Regin lead Senators over Canadiens 2-1 in a shootout

CP | February 26, 2013 | Canada Sports
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OTTAWA - For an Ottawa Senators team ravaged by injuries this season, the loss of No. 1 goalie Craig Anderson to a sprained ankle was seen by many as the final blow.Enter Ben Bishop.The NHL's third star last week turned aside 44 shots in regulation and overtime and Peter Regin...

Kessel, Kulemin, Grabovski et McClement touchent la cible dans le gain des Leafs

PC | February 25, 2013 | Canada Quebec
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PHILADELPHIE - Phil Kessel, Nikolai Kulemin, Mikhail Grabovski et Jay McClement ont touché la cible pour mener les Maple Leafs de Toronto vers une victoire de 4-2 face aux Flyers de Philadelphie, lundi.Ben Scrivens a repoussé 23 des 25 rondelles qui ont été dirigées vers lui pour Toronto, qui a...

Arkansas Gun Legislation: State Senate Passes Bill To Allow Concealed Weapons On College Campuses

Jade Walker | February 26, 2013 | Politics
LITTLE ROCK, Ark, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Faculty and staff members in Arkansas are one step closer to legally carrying concealed handguns on the state's college campuses. The Republican-controlled Arkansas state Senate voted 31 to 4 on Monday to allow colleges and universities to decide themselves whether to allow concealed...

Arkansas Gun Legislation: State Senate Passes Bill To Allow Concealed Weapons On College Campuses

Jade Walker | February 26, 2013 | AOL
LITTLE ROCK, Ark, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Faculty and staff members in Arkansas are one step closer to legally carrying concealed handguns on the state's college campuses. The Republican-controlled Arkansas state Senate voted 31 to 4 on Monday to allow colleges and universities to decide themselves whether to allow concealed...

Pedestrian stuck, trapped under vehicle in Toronto

CBC | February 25, 2013 | Canada
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Toronto police are investigating after a collision left a pedestrian trapped under a vehicle in the city's east end on Monday evening. A Toronto EMS spokesperson told CBC News that the collision occurred at about 8:40 p.m. Officers from the traffic services unit are now investigating. A traffic services officer...

Montréal en Lumière: Gaële télescope avec grâce

Myriam Lefebvre | February 25, 2013 | Canada Quebec
La jeune chanteuse, musicienne et compositrice Gaële, qui a prêté sa plume à de nombreux talents de chez nous (Marie-Pierre Arthur, Monica Freire, David Usher, Damien Robitaille, Alexandre Désilets) fera paraitre dans quelques jours son troisième album intitulé Télescope, œuvre qu’on apprivoise d’une chanson à l’autre avec étonnement. Occasion rêvée...

2013 NFL Combine: Records Set Left And Right In 40 Times

Chris Greenberg | February 25, 2013 | Sports
It's the elite athletes vs. the combine and the combine is getting its ass kicked. This is happening specifically with the speed of the players and the testing in the 40-yard dash. Across the board, at almost every position, players were breaking the sound barrier.