| Oct 20, 2011
For schools reeling in the aftermath of a student's suicide, some mental health experts say that paying tribute to the teen with candlelight vigils, hallway locker memorials and all-school assemblies may do more harm than good.
Though school officials...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 10:27 AM
Let the bar fights begin: Mario Vargas Llosa? You gotta be kidding me.
Of all the categories in which Nobel Prizes are awarded, none gets the blood going quite like the literary one. It’s a little tricky to have an opinion about the physics or...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 8:27 PM
Plantation High outside linebacker Ryan Shazier visited Ohio State this week and then on Friday, pulled back his commitment from the University of Florida.
"I felt that I found a better fit for me and my family and I felt it was best that we decommitted,...
| Sep 26, 2010
| 2:45 PM
New York, NY (Sports Network) - Alabama remained atop the latest Associated Press college football poll following a narrow victory over Arkansas, while Stanford and Auburn vaulted themselves into the top-10 with big wins.
The Crimson Tide (4-0) had to...
| Dec 26, 2010
| 10:30 PM
The Rose Bowl-bound college football teams made their annual pilgrimage to Disneyland on Sunday, taking in a day of roller coasters, parades and confetti-filled pomp.
During the visit, Wisconsin Badgers and Texas Christian Horned Frogs football players...
| Aug 28, 2011
On the edge of the Nebraska sand hills is Lake McConaughy, a 22-mile-long reservoir that in summer becomes a magnet for Winnebagos, fishermen and kite sailors. But officials here in Keith County, population 8,370, imagined this scene: an Al Qaeda...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 6:13 PM
Women who report sexual violence on college campuses seldom see their accused attackers arrested and almost never see them convicted, according to a Tribune survey of several Midwestern universities.
The survey of six schools in Illinois and Indiana...
| Feb 20, 2011
| 3:46 PM
It is fair to say that Alton Howard and Quincy McDuffie have good genes.
Early into the 2010 football season, the brothers have shown the city of Orlando that there might not be a more athletic pair of siblings in the area.
"Our talent is in our blood,...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 3:36 PM
Relaxing on a couch, hanging out with his brother and cousin, another Big Ten title tacked onto his resume, Terrelle Pryor took a call from DeVier Posey, one of his Ohio State teammates.
Posey is a receiver, but he nonetheless managed to deliver a...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 5:08 PM
Denard Robinson and Rich Rodriguez bonded on a football field covered with snow.
Robinson had come to Ann Arbor from south Florida for a recruiting visit on the second weekend in January 2009. The inside of Michigan Stadium looked whiter than Miss...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 9:18 AM
Not a lot of people know the name Noor Davis.
But those who do know the name are some important people, especially for Noor Davis’ interests.
When you have a phone conversation with Nick Saban and a personal scholarship invitation from Will...