| Jan 20, 2015
| 7:05 PM
Penn State junior offensive tackle Donovan Smith kept staring down an important life choice as if it were a charging defensive end, then reacted decisively in late December with an aggressive move of his own.
Instead of playing it safe and returning...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:08 PM
| Jan 18, 2015
| 5:31 PM
Historic votes are nothing new for a city like Washington, D.C.
The capital of our country's political system has hosted its fair share of monumental moments. And while the news out of the NCAA's annual convention Saturday wasn't anywhere as critical as...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:07 PM
PLAINFIELD — Hundreds of curious residents packed the high school auditorium Friday night hoping to learn why about a dozen small earthquakes have rumbled this eastern Connecticut town over the past two weeks.
But they left without a clear answer....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 9:12 PM
Thanks in large part to Ashley Betz-White, Old Dominion's women overcame a 14-point deficit to defeat Rice 62-55 Thursday night in Houston.
Betz-White scored 10 consecutive points in a second-half run that gave ODU (9-6, 2-2 Conference USA) a 40-36 edge,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:39 AM
PLAINFIELD — For residents of Connecticut, earthquakes are generally not a high priority concern. They fall into the category of "Things That Happen Elsewhere," along with tornadoes and tsunamis.
But a series of small-magnitude earthquakes that...
| Jan 9, 2015
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Marine Capt. Tom O'Brien had two options in 1979: remain in the service and ship out to Okinawa, or become a full-time assistant football coach at the United States Naval Academy, his alma mater.
"Took me about five seconds to...
| Aug 4, 2014
As I covered all of the festivities surrounding Andre Reed's induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend in Canton, I thought about the fact that this was something that's unlikely to ever happen again -- a local guy making it to Canton....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 4:04 PM
One FSU football player was in Strozier Library alongside hundreds of other students when gunfire broke out early Thursday morning.
The player was not injured when the shots were fired at the library, wounding three. The gunman, former FSU student Myron...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:46 PM
How much do you need to save for retirement?
It's the million-dollar question that never has a precise answer, especially for young people who have decades to go before retiring. But plenty of researchers and financial advisers try to provide some...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The Baltimore Sun will follow Franklin's Steven Smothers, Gilman's Ellison Jordan and McDonogh's Eric Burrell on the recruiting trail as they try to decide over the next year which college will be the best fit. This is part one in an occasional series....