| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:31 PM
It wasn't long ago that everybody wondered whether Apple Inc. could effectively compete against a tough bunch of homegrown smartphone makers in China.
Then came the company's blowout earnings report this week, which included a stunning 70% year-over-...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:00 AM
There's a band out on the highway, they're high steppin' into town
— "The Music Never Stopped"
— The Grateful Dead
Do you believe the Grateful Dead performed the best show of its career at Barton Hall on Cornell University's campus in...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:51 PM
When it comes to getting advice from the elderly, gerontologist Karl Pillemer has done his research. As professor of human development at Cornell University, he created The Legacy Project in 2004, devoted to seeking practical advice from thousands of...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:58 AM
Who: Jonathan Pollard, 33, wants young professionals in on what he already knows: Volunteering is humbling and rewarding. The Fort Lauderdale trial lawyer and commercial litigator, with his own firm, Jonathan Pollard LLC, recently joined ChildNet's Circle...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Of all the activities he is involved with at Andrew High School in Tinley Park, Travis Christner’s favorite, by far, is helping his peers.
That’s saying a lot, because the junior is involved with a long list of activities.
He is on the...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:40 PM
UC Irvine professor Norman Rostoker, a nuclear fusion pioneer who sought practical applications for clean energy, died on Christmas Day in Irvine. He was 89.
Considered the father of breakthrough nuclear fusion techniques, Rostoker pursued the use of...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:20 AM
For thousands of years, men dreamt of flying, being able to soar with the birds. So did women.
Although Orville and Wilbur Wright turned the dream into a reality in 1903 with the first controlled flying machine, women had to wait a little longer. But...
| Nov 7, 2014
LOUIS E. COSTANZO
was promoted to president at L.R. Costanzo Co. Inc., a family-owned construction-services company in Scranton.
As a fourth-generation Costanzo, he has earned a master of business administration degree from Cornell University's S.C....
| Dec 23, 2014
It might have appeared to be an early holiday present when almost 300 prospective Johns Hopkins University students previously denied early admission or deferred for later consideration recently received an email welcoming them to the fold.
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Mobility throughout Laguna Beach, whether by foot, car or bicycle, was a recurring theme in 2014 as the city took strides to address safety on the busiest thoroughfares, including adopting a bike safety plan after a cyclist was killed along Coast...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 2:21 PM
When wondering whether genes are contributing to your struggle with weight, a new study suggests it might be useful to look within -- at the garden of bacteria growing in your gut.
In particular, you might well wonder whether, in addition to their...