| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:20 AM
FRESNO, Calif. Let's say you're at a swanky New York party and someone says, hey, I want to introduce you to Time magazine's 2014 Instagram Photographer of the Year.
What flashes through your mind?
Perhaps fine-dining images that make your tongue tingle...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:22 PM
Alex Schmidt of Allentown, who won the 2014 National Middle School History Bee, will have the home advantage this year.
For the first time, the Pennsylvania history bee championship will be held in the Lehigh Valley. Dozens of students will be answering...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:01 AM
NORWICH — Parishioners of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church are devastated after their new pastor was killed in a weekend car accident, leaving behind his wife, six young children and a shattered dream that he was close to attaining.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Certain that they are right, struggling to find ways to get their message across, public health officials are exasperated by their inability to persuade more U.S. parents to vaccinate their children.
"I think we're all kind of frustrated," said Stephen...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 11:45 AM
Cyrus F. Horine Jr., a retired property manager and former college lacrosse star, died Jan. 24 at Genesis Multi-Medical Center in Towson of a stroke. He was 84.
The son of Dr. Cyrus F. Horine, a physician, and Blanche M. Horine, a registered nurse, Cyrus...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 10:09 PM
Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania - the "Chocolate Capital of the World" - doesn't help either of us....
| Feb 26, 2015
| 11:51 PM
A federal panel on Thursday recommended that two new meningitis vaccines only be used for rare outbreaks, resisting tearful pleas to give it routinely to teens and college students.
The vaccines target B strain meningococcal disease, which comes on...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 2:00 PM
In a windowless classroom at an Arcadia tutoring center, parents crammed into child-sized desks and dug through their pockets and purses for pens as Ann Lee launches a PowerPoint presentation.
Her primer on college admissions begins with the basics:...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 2:39 PM
Despite what you might hear, President Barack Obama is not poised to veto the Keystone XL pipeline. He's poised to veto a bill that would negate his authority to decide and would cut short the State Department review. Congress wants to act now and ask...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
He's getting sappy on college campuses, wringing his hands about his tuition savings plan and waxing nostalgic about his own years as an undergraduate.
President Obama is hurtling toward a deadline that looms over him much like the end of his time in...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 1:42 PM
Philip Levine, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose intimate portraits of blue-collar life were grounded in personal experience and political conscience, died Saturday. Levine was 87.
Levine, the country's poet laureate in 2011-2012, died at his home...