| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:21 PM
In the mid-1960s, Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock was seen at airports around the world, dressed in a blouse, skirt, high heels and pearls. But she was not on business trips or working as a flight attendant.
Dubbed "the flying housewife," Mock was a pilot on...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 10:46 AM
We're coming up on one of the watershed moments of a college student's freshman year — worse than the realization that the "freshman 15" is not an urban myth (except it's more like the "freshman 3") and more cringe-inducing than seeing a roommate in...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Having difficulty getting pregnant can be an incredibly stressful experience for any couple. Now, for the first time, researchers have data that suggests preconception stress might play a role in infertility.
Extending and corroborating their earlier...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:03 PM
Here are the 2014 winners of the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Architects Awards:
•Beverly Shores Residence, Beverly Shores, Ind. — Booth Hansen
•Jinao Tower, Nanjing, China —...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
InterVarsity Christian Fellowship members say they just want to spread the word, to provide a welcoming space for believers and non-believers alike on college campuses that sometimes can seem cold and isolating.
But because it requires its leaders to...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The inroads Under Armour has made in the college athletics outfitting market have come at a price, a new study says.
The study – to be presented at the annual Sport Marketing Association conference in Philadelphia next week - says Nike has been...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:00 AM
On Feb. 9, 2011, natural gas from a cracked cast-iron pipe fueled a massive explosion that lit up the sky in Allentown, killing five people and destroying eight row homes at 13th and Allen streets.
The explosion echoed another — just six months...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Nancy Roberts lived life with a cheerful disposition — and she didn't let a sudden diagnosis of pancreatic cancer change that.
"She was positive to the end," said her son, Jep Roberts of Chuluota. "She wouldn't wallow in the negative."
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:20 PM
A new study of nearly 200,000 older military veterans has found that those with traumatic brain injuries are 60% more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia.
The study, published online Wednesday in the journal Neurology,...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Six coaches, two athletic directors, a legendary Connecticut athlete and one media member will be honored as 2014 inductees to the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame at its 38th annual ceremony on Nov. 20 at the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Six coaches, two athletic directors, a legendary Connecticut athlete and a media member will be inducted into the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame at its 38th annual ceremony Nov. 20 at the Aqua Turf in Southington at 7 p.m....