| Aug 16, 2011
Shepard Fairey posts photo of himself following assault in Denmark...
| Dec 9, 2011
The Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University has named Alison Gass as its curator of contemporary art. A planned performing arts center to be designed by Frank Gehry for the former World Trade Center site in New York is in limbo as organizers await...
| May 4, 2012
Edison Jackson, who was president of Medgar Evers College, a campus of the City University of New York, has been named as the interim president of Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach. He will take over as interim president on May 14, B-CU...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Florida has leapfrogged New York to rank as the third most populous U.S. state, the Census Bureau reported on Tuesday, reflecting demographic trends that are reshaping American politics and culture, along with state bragging rights.
With 19.9 million...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 6:26 PM
The contemporary immigrant rights movement has commanded attention through civil disobedience, student walkouts and intensive lobbying. But there's another tactic — increasing immigrant clout by allowing all noncitizens to vote — that also...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:57 PM
Director Matthew Bonifacio and his Bethlehem-born wife Julianna Gelinas Bonifacio discovered the hard way that simultaneously planning a wedding and shooting a movie can be a demanding proposition.
One day tensions ran so high on the set of the baseball...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The New York grand jury that decided not to charge a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man heard testimony from 50 witnesses and considered 60 exhibits including four videos, a state judge said on Thursday.
| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:20 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Just before fall classes this year, Tyler Huddleston found out a friend wasn't coming back to Emporia State University because he couldn't afford to eat.
It was an eye-opening moment for Huddleston, the school's student body president....
| Nov 30, 2014
| 12:00 PM
When you are traveling 550 mph at 35,000 feet in the air, your food choices are pretty limited.
The good news is that the overall trend in airline food is improving, with one of the world’s largest carriers making huge strides toward healthier...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Got milk? If you’re drinking it to prevent bone fractures or to boost your overall health, you might want to go back to the fridge and opt for a yogurt or a slice of cheese instead.
A new study in the journal BMJ casts doubt on the widely held...
| Nov 6, 2012
Elliott Carter, the great American composer who was born in the horse-and-buggy era but whose music persistently looked ahead by reflecting and unabashedly celebrating the intricacies of modern life, died Monday of natural causes at his home in New York,...