Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher, left, and Oregon head coach, Mark Helfrich, right, pose with the Rose Bowl trophy during an NCAA college football news conference in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014. Florida State is scheduled to play Oregon in the Rose Bowl NCAA college football playoff semifinal on New Year's Day. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Photo Gallery: 2015 Rose Bowl

The first ever college football semifinal brought Oregon and Florida State fans to Pasadena California for a chance to play in the National …

Fireworks explode over the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge during New Years Eve celebrations in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. Thousands of people crammed into Lady Macquaries Chair look-out to see the new year in and watch the annual fireworks show. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

Beach parties, fireworks: World rings in new year

After a turbulent year marred by terror woes, Ebola outbreaks and a horrific series of airline disasters, many could be forgiven for saying …

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Sony says online PlayStation disrupted

Sony’s online PlayStation store and Microsoft’s Xbox site suffered disruptions to users on Christmas Day in the latest possible cyber-attack…