Nick Saban scoffs at Crimson Tide's critics

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Nick Saban doesn't want his Alabama team to care what outsiders think.

No. 6 Clemson not worried about rankings

...The biggest hurdle, a Nov. 7 matchup against three-time defending ACC champion Florida State, is at home."All the critics said we can't do this, we can't do that," said Clemson tailback Wayne Gall man, who rushed for 98 yards. "We proved...

Rebuilding SC's flooded roads could cost billions

...should have been in place Saturday instead of being fully activated Sunday morning. He was one of the governor's sharpest critics earlier this year after her push to remove the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds.As for Corley's criticism...

Oklahoma romps past West Virginia

...they were.The Sooners allowed 603 yards to Tulsa in a shootout victory two weeks ago, and through the bye week, fans and critics wondered whether the 15th-ranked Sooners were ready for conference play.Oklahoma provided a resounding answer Saturday...

House bill provides mixed oxide funding for another year

...Savannah River Site's embattled mixed-oxide fuel factory will be funded another year, possibly beating back opposition from critics who want the project terminated after several reports showed it was over budget and behind schedule.The final version of...

VW scandal fuels French debate on whether to dump diesel, as polluted Paris bans cars for day

...periodically shrouded in smog, and there's one key culprit: France's disproportionately heavy reliance on diesel fuel.Critics are increasingly questioning the need for diesel vehicles, especially after last week's discovery that Volkswagen tricked...

Indian prime minister gets warm reception at Facebook 'town hall' hosted by Zuckerberg

...because she hopes to return home to work in India.But he has critics: Some activists organized protests on Sunday to press the...mobile phones.That effort has drawn controversy, however. Critics in India said the project favors Facebook and a limited number...

GOP needs an action figure

...Senate for nearly a year now. Just what have they accomplished?Yet Boehner has the nerve to lash out at his conservative critics, including GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz, on CBS's Face the Nation as "false prophets"? That's rich, considering...

Big utilities enter market for small rooftop solar

...renewable energy, Marc Romito, said the utility will use the program to test new equipment, batteries and distribution systems.Critics accuse APS of rigging the system by undervaluing the solar energy, which lowers prices and makes it difficult for rivals to...

Wine Time: Mark West Pinot Noir 2013, California

...making quality wine at an affordable price.The winery has never tried to produce super premium wines with high scores from the critics, or wines that need to be cellared for years. They have always produced good wines that people can enjoy now. Their slogan...