Steelers wide receiver Santonia Holmes caught a six-yard touchdown pass with 35 seconds to play to give the Steelers a 27-23 victory over the Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII. The Steelers now hold six world titles, an NFL record. Sports Illustrated
Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps apologized and vowed it wouldn’t happen again after a British newspaper published a photograph of the swimmer smoking a marijuana pipe. The Olympic swimmer is one of 12 Olympic athletes that have pledged to “My Victory,” an initiative launched last year by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to keep competitive sports clean of cheating and drug use. CNN
Former Sen. Tom Daschle, tapped by President Obama to lead his health-care reform campaign, failed to pay more than $128,000 in taxes in the three years before Obama nominated him in December to head the Department of Health and Human Services. “Sen. Daschle is embarrassed and disappointed by these errors,” spokeswoman Jenny Backus said. LA Times
George Obama, the half-brother of U.S. President Barack Obama, has been arrested by Kenyan police on a charge of possession of marijuana. George Obama and the president barely know each other, though they have met. George Obama was one of the president’s few close relatives who did not go to the inauguration in Washington last week. George Obama has denied the allegations. CNN
The world’s most famous furry forecaster, groundhog Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow today suggesting another six weeks of wintry weather. Thanks a lot Phil. FOX News
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