| 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...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
One month ago, a madman hellbent on destruction opened fire on students and staff at Florida State University's Strozier Library. In a scene that plays out all too often, we were reminded once again of a harsh reality: Campus gun bans only disarm the...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 2:52 PM
By the time the final graduate crosses the stage Saturday, the University of Florida will celebrate the milestone of awarding 500,000 degrees — a literal Gator Nation.
"People can identify with milestones and big numbers," said university...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Ashland University, Ohio
Society member: Abigail Leboza, daughter of Reid and Sue Leboza of Green Oaks, is a member of Order of Omega and Omicron Delta Kappa. She is a 2011 graduate of Libertyville High School. The Order of Omega recognizes students...
| 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 22, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
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...
| 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 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 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...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Matt Strout, the former coach at the center of a wide-ranging investigation into Miramar High's football program, falsified portions of his resume when applying for the school's head coach vacancy in January, the Sun Sentinel has learned through an...