Sports RSS

Trout makes playoff debut when Angels host Royals

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Mike Trout asked Albert Pujols for advice on his playoff debut before the Los Angeles Angels stepped into the October spotlight, and the veteran slugger with two World Series rings had some simple guidance for baseball's best young player....

LeBron welcomed back by Cleveland fans

CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James is back on the floor where he took his first steps in the NBA....

NFL extends 'Sunday Ticket' deal with DirecTV

NEW YORK (AP) -- The NFL has extended its contract with satellite provider DirecTV to carry the "Sunday Ticket" package, which allows viewers to watch out-of-market games....

Rookie managers Williams, Ausmus reach postseason

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Matt Williams was in his 18th game as a major league manager, still learning on the job, when he went with his gut....

LeBron James bringing his story to TV series

CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James is hoping to motivate kids by telling his own inspiring story....

Wacha in bullpen to start NL division series

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Michael Wacha, who starred in the postseason as a rookie last fall, will be in the St. Louis Cardinals' bullpen for the start of the NL division series....

Jeter launches site to connect athletes to fans

NEW YORK (AP) -- Derek Jeter was one of the world's most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees. Now, he's joining media with a new website devoted to delivering athletes' "unfiltered" views to the fans....

Alabama Sports

Entertainment RSS

Musical of 'Doctor Zhivago' coming to Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) -- The latest version of "Cinderella" will soon disappear from the Broadway Theatre, but another sweepingly romantic musical is ready to take its place - "Doctor Zhivago."...

'Orange is the New Black' author talks Season 3

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) -- The woman whose best-selling prison memoir has been adapted into the "Orange is the New Black" Netflix series is sharing her insight into the upcoming Season 3, saying it "holds some really amazing stories and twists and turns."...

Facebook apologizes to drag queens for name policy

NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and the transgender community for deleting accounts that used drag names like Lil Miss Hot Mess rather than legal names such as Bob Smith....

Lena Dunham bares more in new memoir

"Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's `Learned'" (Random House), by Lena Dunham...

Joy Behar to debut a 1-woman show in New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- Joy Behar may have left "The View" but she's not finished offering her views on everything....

'Interstellar' to be released 2 days early on film

NEW YORK (AP) -- Christopher Nolan's space epic "Interstellar" will open two days early in theaters projecting the movie on film, rather than digital....

'Good Lie' actors' past guides their performances

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Emmanuel Jal couldn't cry on command....

New Mexico hopes 'singing road' curbs speeding

TIJERAS, N.M. (AP) -- New Mexico transportation officials are hoping a "singing road" along historic Route 66 will curb speeding....

Andre 3000: 'Will I be the 'Hey Ya!' guy forever?'

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sometimes Andre 3000 wonders: "Will I be the `Hey Ya!' guy forever?"...

Andre 3000: 'Will I be the 'Hey Ya!' guy forever?'

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sometimes Andre 3000 wonders: "Will I be the `Hey Ya!' guy forever?"...

Weather RSS