| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:58 PM
The Smithsonian on Friday dismissed reports that it aimed to acquire the hoodie that Trayvon Martin was wearing when he was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, who was acquitted last month.
Reports swirled this week after the director of the planned...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:19 AM
SOUTH BEND -- It was only a matter of moments before Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick’s summer beard lost its distinction as the most prominent feature on his face.
A scowl quickly grabbed that qualification.
That’s when the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:34 AM
For one game this season, Notre Dame football will be wearing uniforms they have never worn before.
Monday morning Adidas unveiled the uniforms for this year's Shamrock Series game.
They are white with metallic gold and Kelly green shamrock accents....
| May 1, 2013
| 11:22 AM
“Arrow” is rapidly moving toward the conclusion of its first season and fans can rest easy knowing that, no matter ......
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:01 PM
Notre Dame unveiled the latest Shamrock Series uniform on Monday. The annual game has now become more synonymous with the change of pace uniform than it is for being played off-site.
The Fighting Irish will wear this modern uniform against Arizona State...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Fears of impending terrorist strikes against Western targets in the Muslim world reached fever pitch Tuesday after a U.S. drone strike in Yemen, the evacuation of diplomatic missions in Africa and Europe and the approaching end of Ramadan and symbolic...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Coach Urban Meyer was asked by a reporter the other day about former University of Florida player Aaron Hernandez being arrested and charged with murder.
Meyer, the coach at Ohio State, offered a six-word response:
"I'm not gonna talk about that."...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Tom Bergin's, the Irish tavern on Fairfax Boulevard, announced this week that it would close its doors Sunday, prompting some regulars to fight to keep its iconic neon sign glowing and others to wonder what will happen to the thousands of shamrocks that...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Monday afternoon, I found Verbal Lee McDonald, an 86-year-old retired truck driver, enjoying the summer breeze on his marble steps in the 700 block of N. Kenwood Avenue — directly across the street from where one of Baltimore's 12 shootings occurred...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:55 AM
On a sun-splashed afternoon that marked the second day of summer, I joined a diverse throng of men, women and children, all waiting to board the Staten Island Ferry — a hulking orange vessel that provides free commuter service between Manhattan...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Around 22,000 people watched Roanoke's St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday and saw some impressive floats.
The winners were announced Monday.
Virginia Highlands Pipe and Drums won best overall float.
The Patrick Henry High School Air Force ROTC...