| Mar 2, 2015
| 12:05 AM
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is part of a bipartisan group of senators that just reintroduced a bill meant to hold colleges more accountable in their handling of sexual assaults on campus.
On Monday, the New York Democrat will take part in round table...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Two industrial engineering students at the University at Buffalo decided to see if they could build a fairer NFL schedule. It added up to a tougher challenge than anticipated.
After more than year of coding, number-crunching and a few failures along...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 12:44 PM
Author David Bezmozgis has won the 2014 Edward Lewis Wallant Award, presented yearly by the University of Hartford's Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies. Bezmozgis, who was born in Latvia and lives in Toronto, won for his novel, "The Betrayers"...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:39 AM
Hundreds of students at the University at Buffalo are returning to their dormitory after they had to leave when the power went out.
UB officials say the power went out Wednesday morning when frozen sprinklers in the six-building dorm complex on the North...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:12 AM
For the musically challenged who wander in our midst — you know who you are — don't despair.
With a little practice, you may not have to lip-sync at weddings or family gatherings much longer.
Singing is more of a learned skill than a natural...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Wake up and smell the genome.
Researchers have pieced together the genetic atlas of the parent of the most commonly cultivated species of coffee plant and uncovered a rather independent streak in its evolution.
FOR THE RECORD
| May 18, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Dr. Carolyn R. Haynie, a psychiatrist whose work with underserved children in her hometown of Baltimore became the core of a regional practice, died May 12 of breast cancer. The Mount Washington resident was 65.
Raised in the Harlem Park neighborhood...
| Jun 25, 2014
Some people like to watch.
I have a more embarrassing admission.
I prefer to re-watch.
Re-watching TV shows may seem downright irresponsible here in television's new golden age, when there are so many good shows, so easily available, that even a...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Allen Grossman,a prize-winning poet who spent 15 years teaching his craft to students at the Johns Hopkins University, died June 27 at his home in Chelsea, Mass. He was 82 and had been suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
"Allen was an inimitable...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:57 AM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, while conducting its usual health screenings of international students this semester, devoted a few extra minutes to discussing the Ebola outbreak with those who arrived from the West African countries...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Bythella V. Johnson lost so much — about $3,000 — on slot machines during a recent trip to Atlantic City with her husband, Gary, to celebrate their 46th wedding anniversary that he threatened to cut the trip short if she didn't ease up.