| Mar 28, 2015
| 10:00 AM
The sweeps came on Friday nights in South Los Angeles, often before big events like Raiders games. Police would round up young men they thought were gang members and hold them over the weekend to keep violence down, a campaign launched by then-Chief Daryl...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 10:58 PM
Scientists who sequenced the entire genomes of 2,636 people in Iceland have produced a trove of valuable information about the nature, location and frequency of human genetic variations.
The new research not only sheds light on the range of human...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:16 AM
NCHE ZAMA, MD, PhD
has returned to Pocono Medical Center to lead the Cardiothoracic Surgery Program.
Under his previous leadership, PMC gained national recognition as one of the highest rated cardiothoracic programs for quality in the nation. He...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 12:05 PM
Harvard University banned professors from having “sexual or romantic relationships” with undergraduates -- a much more stringent policy than what some of California's largest and most prominent universities have on the books.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 10:49 AM
The Miramar High School debate team recently competed at Harvard University, an impressive feat for a program that has swelled from five to nearly 200 members in the past few years.
While the Patriots didn't place at the 41st annual Harvard National...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 1:09 PM
In speeches and documents, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake continues to brag about CitiStat, the data-driven agency that has helped guide policy in Baltimore for the past 15 years. Her budget praises CitiStat's power to cut government costs — and...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 12:52 PM
Payton Ricci stood in her living room with what looked like a tissue box strapped to her face. When she slid it over her eyes, she could see a college campus in Lacoste, France.
Looking up, she saw the town's vibrant blue skies. Looking down, its...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 5:41 PM
University of Maryland School of Medicine senior Caitlin Carnell opened a white envelope at the Hippodrome Theatre on Friday and saw light at the end of a tunnel: the long-distance phase of her young marriage was coming to an end.
Carnell, 26, walked...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:03 AM
In a mix of traditional folk songs, classical and Renaissance music, the standout at Wednesday night's Harvard Glee Club concert was a contemporary work performed for only the third time.
"The Field" is a new commission by the famed Glee Club -- a...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:06 PM
If you confess to murder alone, in the bathroom, while looking into the mirror — and wearing a microphone — is your confession admissible in court? On the surface, this is the question raised by Robert Durst's statement, aired Sunday night...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 1:09 PM
Art and craft submissions encouraged
CANTERBURY - A call for artists has been issued for the fifth annual Fine Art and Craft Exhibit and Sale at the Finnish American Heritage Society. The event will be held at the Finnish Hall, 76 N. Canterbury Road,...