| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:20 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. government scientist working with bird flu rushed through lab procedures in order to get to a staff meeting, setting off what could have been a fatal mishap, health officials said on Friday.
They said the U.S. Centers for...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Faye Corman was leading the little boy with the deep brown eyes across the train platform when all of a sudden he stopped, planted his feet, and refused to move.
"Come on, Jon Paul," she urged him. No luck.
She and her husband had adopted the 3-year-old...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Virginia gained its first - and maybe only - commitment Saturday for its 2015 men's basketball recruiting class from a power forward out of the Northeast.
Jarred Reuter, a 6-foot-8, 233-pound senior at Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, N.H., confirmed...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:19 AM
Football season is right around the corner.
With that in mind, the Orlando Sentinel got together with beat writers from various media outlets around the country to get the scoop on all the Knights' opponents this season.
We will showcase a daily Q&A...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Federal health officials on Friday disclosed a new safety breach at a high-security U.S. laboratory involving dangerous avian flu, a lapse that came to light as they investigated the potential exposure of government researchers to live anthrax bacteria. ...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Officials from the 14 member institutions of the Big Ten Conference released a statement Tuesday backing sweeping NCAA reform including four-year scholarships, cost of attendance and medical insurance for athletes.
The letter comes on the heels of...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Chris Lee, a 6-foot-7, 260-pound tight end at Severna (Md.) Park High School, commited to UConn's 2015 recruiting class.
Lee is the 12th commitment. The 11 the program received before July 1 is believed to be the most the program has had before that date...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Goodbye, Blue Devils, Cavaliers and Tar Heels. Farewell to Duke's venerable Cameron Indoor Stadium, to the 85-year football rivalry with Virginia and to myriad trips to destinations characterized by sweet tea and Southern drawls.
On Tuesday, the...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:47 PM
More than four decades later, Eddie Fogler can still see Jim Delany dumping their North Carolina basketball teammate Rusty Clark on the floor during a practice at Carmichael Auditorium.
It was payback for the hard screen that Clark, one of the team's...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Another year, and another year of uncertainty at the quarterback position. At least at the outset.
Throughout his tenure as head football coach at Lehigh University, Andy Coen has often gone into preseason camps needing to sort out the starter at...
| Jul 30, 2014
Virginia men's soccer won the first of its six national championships in 1989, sharing the title with Santa Clara. The NCAA declared the teams co-champs after 90 minutes of regulation and 60 minutes of overtime produced a 1-all deadlock.