| Jun 23, 2008
| 12:51 PM
Like so many other Americans, Laura Granville had trips planned to Europe this summer.
Last month's French Open and Wimbledon, which began today, were the main attractions for Granville, now in her seventh year competing on the Sony Ericsson Women's...
| Nov 29, 2006
| 8:07 PM
1849 The newly approved California Constitution, stating that "the Legislature shall encourage by all suitable means the promotion of intellectual, scientific, moral, and agricultural improvement," calls for the establishment of a University of...
| Apr 13, 2010
Students from California State University Stanislaus have uncovered several public documents pertaining to the upcoming controversial visit by former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin.
The documents -- including parts of the university's speaking contract with...
| Oct 19, 2009
First of two parts
After midnight on a cool September morning three years ago, Khristina Henry and her boyfriend stepped out of the El Dorado Bowling Alley near LAX. Nearby, a group of about 20 young men stared hard as the pair of 17-year-olds walked...
| Nov 29, 2009
Watching him lead practice, it looks familiar. Michael Gardner teaches, he raises his voice every now and then to emphasize a point and he makes sure everyone understands the details.
In that sense, nothing has changed.
The only thing that has changed,...
| Dec 6, 2009
Saturday, Dec. 19 New Mexico Bowl At Albuquerque
Wyoming (6-6) vs. Fresno State (8-4), 2:30 p.m. (ESPN) St. Petersburg (Fla.) Bowl
Rutgers (8-4) vs. UCF (8-4), 8 p.m. (ESPN)
--- Sunday, Dec. 20 New Orleans Bowl
Southern Miss. (7-5) vs. Middle...
| Jun 24, 2009
One night after his shortest outing of the season, Taylor Jungmann turned in his longest and best.
Now Texas and LSU have a showdown for the national title.
The Longhorns' freshman All-American limited LSU to five hits in his first complete game, and...
| Jun 10, 2008
| 12:08 PM
Unlike many recent college graduates intent on easing into the workforce after a relaxing summer, Olayinka Sanni hasn't had such a luxury.
The Homewood-Flossmoor product's already was at work weeks before she received her diploma, as she was chosen by...
| Aug 27, 2009
| 11:08 PM
Colorado State is a long way from Osceola County. So when former Kissimmee standout Gerard Thomas arrived at Fort Collins, there was a natural period of transition.
"My first few workouts, I was throwing up all over the place," Thomas said. That would be...
| Sep 2, 2009
| 11:46 AM
Ahhh, football season. It signals the return of cookouts, especially tailgating parties.
But cooking at the stadium poses certain challenges. Take the tailgates at California State University, Fresno: Football fans must set up equipment, cook and serve...
| Feb 6, 2008
Today is the first day football players can sign letters of intent with colleges. Many of the Southland's top players have already made verbal agreements with schools, while others are still weighing their options.
Here are some of the top commits:...