| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Today is Darwin Day, the 205th anniversary of the birth of the father of the theory of evolution.
It's a scientific "holiday" that has had its evolutionary ups and downs.
Five years ago, for the bicentennial of Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Jamestown sophomore tennis star Anna Walter took second place in Group 4A at one of many Virginia High School League singles state tournaments held Thursday.
Walter began the morning at Liberty University in Lynchburg with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The only program to reach the Bowl Championship Series each of the last four years is headed for the University of Virginia next season.
The Oregon Ducks, whose dynamic, warp-speed, spread offense has averaged at least 46 points per game the past...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 1:38 PM
The best thing about the jewelry at The Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach?
It ain't no display honey; you can buy these baubles, bangles and bright shiny things.
Once again the oh-so-chic Museum will present "BIJOUX!," which is a five-day...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Rising Bruton High senior honor student Carley Shannon committed to attend Ball State, a Division I university in Muncie, Ind., where she plans the rare feat of competing in two sports.
“My dream was to play field hockey and run track at the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Yale basketball coach James Jones welcomes four new players for the 2013-14 season. The Bulldogs were 14-17, 8-6 in the Ivy Last season (third place). Jones has a talented group coming back.
Below is a look at the newcomers provided by Tim Bennett of...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:02 PM
When Darren Fells believed his basketball career had reached the end of the line, he merely sprinted up the seam.
The former UC Irvine basketball standout who earned second-team All-Big West Conference honors and led the conference in field-goal...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 7:54 AM
The General Motors factory in Baltimore, the Solo Cup plant in Owings Mills and the steel mill at Sparrows Point all made things for decades. And all closed in the past 10 years.
It's a familiar tale for much of the country. But Maryland's manufacturing...
| Nov 28, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Craig Littlepage scrapped Thanksgiving with family in his native Pennsylvania. He's delegating more to underlings and isn't nearly as conversant about early season college basketball as he'd like.
"We're trying to fix football,...
| May 12, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Four presidents at public research universities made a collective $9.2 million in fiscal year 2012, with the top earner of the group making much of his money because he was fired, according to a report released Sunday by the Chronicle of Higher Education....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:47 AM
The University of Nevada Las Vegas won the market appeal contest Thursday at the 2013 Solar Decathlon, edging out Vienna University of Technology, Stanford and Czech Technical University in one key phase of the 19-team competition to build the sustainable...