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Game manager? Romo OK with that if Cowboys win

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Tony Romo just had to get out of the way for the Dallas Cowboys to win for the first time this season....

Elway son pleads guilty to disturbing peace

DENVER (AP) -- Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace after being accused of pulling his girlfriend from a car and shoving her to the ground....

Hargreaves, Cooper provide All-American matchup

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- For two guys who have never met, Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III and Alabama receiver Amari Cooper sure know a lot about each other....

Icing kickers might not matter in the 4th quarter

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- It was a split-second decision that reignited a classic debate in college football: Does icing the kicker actually work?...

Comedy, tragedy mingle for Shakespeare at Fenway

BOSTON (AP) -- Five centuries after William Shakespeare wrote "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown," the Boston Red Sox have been deposed as World Series champions, bouncing from last place to first and again to the cellar in a shift from tragedy to comedy that even the revered playwright would appreciate....

Royals, Tigers ready for pivotal AL Central series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Alcides Escobar stood in front of his locker after hitting a home run that helped boost the Royals to a victory over the White Sox, and glanced at a TV screen hanging to his left....

PepsiCo boss decries NFL problems, backs Goodell

NEW YORK (AP) -- PepsiCo Inc.'s CEO Indra Nooyi has made a double-edged statement on the NFL's problems handling domestic violence, calling some players' behavior "repugnant" but saying that Commissioner Roger Goodell is "a man of integrity."...

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Backup dancers sue Cher for alleged discrimination

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Three backup dancers sued Cher on Thursday claiming they were wrongfully fired from her current tour and the singer engaged in racial discrimination to prevent another black dancer from joining her onstage....

California bill increases Hollywood tax credits

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown headed to the cradle of the Hollywood film industry Thursday to sign legislation that more than triples the state's tax credit to $330 million a year for films and TV shows produced in California....

TV Guide Network renaming itself POP

NEW YORK (AP) -- The TV Guide Network is rebranding itself as POP, promising to make itself a destination for hard-core pop culture fans....

Comedy, tragedy mingle for Shakespeare at Fenway

BOSTON (AP) -- Five centuries after William Shakespeare wrote "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown," the Boston Red Sox have been deposed as World Series champions, bouncing from last place to first and again to the cellar in a shift from tragedy to comedy that even the revered playwright would appreciate....

Dwyane Wade says Stern helped with fashion sense

NEW YORK (AP) -- David Stern might be responsible for the fashionable basketball players in the NBA - well, at least for Dwyane Wade....

'The Voice' winner goes to Broadway's 'Pippin'

NEW YORK (AP) -- The next guy to play Pippin on Broadway has already proved he has stage magic. He won the latest edition of "The Voice."...

New 'NCIS' spinoff sets up shop in New Orleans

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The newest members of the successful "NCIS" TV franchise understand the importance of their family roots....

Actor Michael Sheen likes variety in his roles

NEW YORK (AP) -- Michael Sheen can mold himself into just about any kind of role. He's played British Prime Minister Tony Blair, interviewer David Frost and a vampire in the "Twilight" films....

MTV to air documentary about transgender youths

NEW YORK (AP) -- Laverne Cox will host a documentary on MTV and Logo next month that profiles seven young transgender people....

Darrell Hammond takes over for Don Pardo on `SNL'

NEW YORK (AP) -- A familiar face - former cast member Darrell Hammond - is taking over for a familiar voice at "Saturday Night Live."...

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