| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:02 PM
President Obama urged student borrowers Tuesday to stand up for their rights, and announced a medley of modest steps to bring some order to a notoriously chaotic system.
Obama unveiled his "student aid bill of rights" before a gymnasium packed with...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 2:07 PM
Regarding your recent editorial condemning SB 182, which would exempt the names of potential candidates for state university presidencies from the Sunshine Laws until the last 10 days. My mind flashed to Harvard's David Reisman who wrote that Florida's...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 1:22 PM
A lawyer representing the family of a Sigma Alpha Epsilon pledge at Cornell University who died four years ago after a hazing incident said Tuesday that his case and the racist video chant by SAE members at the University of Oklahoma have a key element in...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:52 PM
The offenses are numerous and well documented: A Yale fraternity chants, "No means yes, yes means anal," on campus. Partygoers at an Arizona fraternity dress as racial stereotypes to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A Michigan fraternity and sorority...
| Mar 8, 2015
Bernadette McGlade was the ideal candidate. Accomplished and versatile administrator, record-setting basketball player, pioneer head coach — all at ACC schools. Who better to serve as the conference's first assistant commissioner for women's...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:38 AM
Mainland football traditionally has been strong.
The Bucs always have fielded formidable squads, at least by comparison to regional schools, especially in Volusia County, where rarely does a team derail the Mainland juggernaut.
Mainland has even had...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:30 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Former University of Louisville basketball player Chris Jones pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of rape and sodomy, days after being dismissed from the team.
Jones, 23, appeared in Jefferson District Court before Judge...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 1:59 PM
The mysterious function of eyelashes has been revealed at last -- thanks to science.
After measuring the dimensions of nearly two dozen mammal eyes, performing a series of wind tunnel experiments and engaging in some complex fluid dynamic modeling,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:06 PM
Anniversaries are useful milestones for measuring progress or, in some cases, decline. In that way, college basketball mimics life, with coaches judged, year after year, by how their programs have grown — or not.
Come Tuesday night, it will be...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:39 PM
Just hearing the words "go get the ball" in crunch time last Saturday against No. 9 Louisville from his coach were enough to validate the approach Anthony "Cat" Barber had been wanting to take at North Carolina State.
Until recently, Barber's problem...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:00 PM
CORAL GABLES – And then the coach lost his mind. Actually, Jim Larranaga used his Wednesday night. He stomped down the sideline. He yelled at the referee. He threw off his sports coat in a game for the second time in three decades.
Maestro, can we...