| Mar 19, 2013
Cal State Long Beach President F. King Alexander has been recommended to become the next president of Louisiana State University, Long Beach officials announced Tuesday. A presidential search committee presented the recommendation this week to the LSU...
| Jan 4, 2010
Tris O'Shaughnessy runs on a regular basis: four to five days a week, for 30 to 45 minutes at a time. Every once in a while, though, she ratchets up her routine, extending her workouts or training for a race.
It's then that she notices a change in her...
| Aug 17, 2010
On their next visit to the pediatrician, parents of adolescent boys may be asked if they want their sons to get an expensive vaccine they've never before considered—the HPV shot.
Recently approved for boys, the three-dose immunization has been...
| Aug 11, 2009
Who: Major poultry producers say injecting their products with saltwater solutions makes for tastier, juicier meat. Other producers promote their products as free of the additive and say that the practice is deceptive.
Who, Part 2: Some nutrition experts...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 6:24 PM
DURHAM, N.C. – Maybe Saturday's moment wasn't quite as tension-filled as when Louisiana State coach Les Miles pulled out his fake field goal against Florida on the road in the fourth quarter, but it still looks as if Virginia coach Mike London may...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 4:48 PM
Chad Jones, a New York Giants rookie safety and third-round NFL draft pick out of LSU, sustained serious injuries after an early-morning car accident in New Orleans. WWL-TV reports that his left leg was fractured, shattering both the tibia and fibula...
| Apr 25, 2009
| 4:28 PM
2009 NFL Draft: First Round
1. Detroit Lions
Matt Stafford, QB, Georgia, 6-3, 237
Harry on Stafford: Tough to pass on franchise QB, but the Lions need a lot of everything, including...
| Jul 22, 2009
Swine flu has parents seriously worried. With the suspected death toll mounting in Mexico and at least 64 confirmed cases in the United States, there's good reason to worry. One New York City school is closed because dozens of students have fallen ill....
| Jun 8, 2009
Minutes after a wild dogpile in the middle of Oxford-University Stadium, Virginia pitcher Robert Poutier limped into the postgame press conference with a rapidly swelling left eye and a grin on his face that stretched from ear to ear.
"I think I've got a...
| Jun 10, 2009
Despite his best efforts, Brian O'Connor didn't sleep a wink last Sunday night. He tossed and turned, thinking about the meeting that he'll have this weekend in Omaha, Neb.
On Saturday, he'll meet LSU coach Paul Mainieri at Rosenblatt Stadium's home...
| Jun 11, 2009
Like all good college coaches, Virginia baseball's Brian O'Connor operates from a set of principles and blueprints, but he appreciates the value of serendipity in teams and seasons.
As the Cavaliers marched through the postseason and earned the program's...