| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:38 PM
James Foley was determined to tell the stories of people suffering in war-ravaged countries, and he risked his life to cover conflicts in the Middle East.
But Foley, a journalist trained at Northwestern University who willingly went to countries beset...
| Jul 23, 2014
Dr. Harold Gerstein created programs at Northwestern University Dental School and Marquette University School of Dentistry, and he invented several instruments used in the practice of endodontics.
He never applied for patents for those devices, his...
| Jun 25, 2014
Like a five-star high school recruit in his senior year, college athletics is at a crossroads. Pressure from current players, former players and lawsuits means a system of paying college students to play sports is finally getting serious attention....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Pamela Lucina was named managing director and team leader for BNY Mellon Wealth Management’s wealth strategist group. Based in Chicago, Lucina oversees a team of eight wealth strategists across the U.S. She most recently was a managing director at...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:57 AM
With Fourth of July just around the corner, you'll likely be going to a large family gathering or cookout with friends, playing games out in the yard.
Softball, volleyball, badminton, horseshoes, they're among the wonderful ways families and friends can...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:19 PM
John W. Trageser Jr., a retired mechanical engineer who headed a contracting firm, died of cancer Sunday at his Lutherville home. He was 88.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of John W. Trageser Sr., who owned Trageser's Cozy Inn, and the former...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Hartford will have a new CEO in July as Liam E. McGee steps down amid health problems, the company announced Monday.
McGee, 59, will remain as chairman of The Hartford Financial Services Group until the next annual shareholders' meeting.
| Jun 9, 2014
| 8:30 PM
As a much-anticipated federal trial began here Monday, the walls that have long separated college athletes from the riches of a multibillion-dollar sports enterprise began to show some cracks.
The occasion was the opening of an antitrust lawsuit filed...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Timothy P. Knight, chief executive officer of Wrapports, has been elected a trustee at DePaul University. He is a member of the Marquette University College of Business Dean's Council of Excellence, Ambassadors Board for the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls,...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Shortly after James Foley was released from 44 days of captivity in Libya, the American journalist returned to Boston to work at GlobalPost, the start-up website that had published much of his work from the Middle East.
But it soon became clear that...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:20 PM
A federal judge here dealt a major blow Friday to the NCAA and its long-held value of amateurism, ruling in an antitrust case that the association's policies banning athletes from profiting from their own names, images and likenesses "unreasonably...