| Nov 25, 2012
| 5:14 AM
It just may take a village to combat childhood obesity.
That's why institutions as diverse as Nemours Children's Hospital, Rollins College, Winter Park Health Foundation, "Sesame Street" and nearly two dozen local child-care centers have joined to...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:01 PM
State police are looking for Jonathan William Beal, 23, of Scratch Hill Road, Meyersdale, for the ligature strangulation homicide of Justine Marie Jackson, 19, Meyersdale, whose body was found Sunday in a shallow grave near the Keystone Viaduct along...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 5:24 AM
LOS ANGELES -- California's two public university systems retreated from various tuition hikes as Gov. Jerry Brown suggested the moves would be ill-timed coming just a week after voters approved a tax increase for education.
California State University...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:20 AM
In 51 years, no concussions. Despite low-hanging pipes that loop across ceilings and snake down walls, work spaces with clearances barely 5 feet high, and a tight maze full of blind spots where customers could easily collide — the Seminary Co-op...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Dr. Richard T. Koritzer Sr., who practiced dentistry in Glen Burnie for 50 years and whose thirst for knowledge resulted in his earning a master's degree when he was 84, died Thursday from blood clots at Baltimore Washington Medical Center.
| May 1, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Conservationists with the Wildlife Conservation Society and the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology have found that larger male gorillas living in the rainforests of Congo seem to be more successful than smaller ones at attracting mates and...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Investigators in Indiana returned to the home of a suspected serial killer Monday. They dug up William "Clyde" Gibson's backyard. The 54-year-old has been charged with killing two women and is suspected in a third death.
"A lot of people are still in...
| Nov 2, 2012
Arthur Jensen, a UC Berkeley professor whose scholarly contributions to the field of psychological measurement were often overshadowed by the furor over his findings on race-based differences in intelligence, has died. He was 89.
One of the most...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 8:35 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- Dr. Charles Cleland will present a program on the historical events surrounding the negotiation of the Treaty of 1836 between the Odawa and Ojibwe people and the United States of America at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the Charlevoix...
| May 20, 2012
Morgan Spurlock, the clown prince of documentary filmmaking, has examined fast food ("Super Size Me") and product placement ("The Greatest Movie Ever Sold"). Now, in the just-released"Mansome," he turns his attention to the somewhat surprising topic of...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Bloomington Police Chief Joe Qualters announced Tuesday that nothing of significance came from contact with police in Lafayette, La., regarding similarities between a missing persons case there and the Lauren Spierer investigation.
Media reports have...