| Jul 2, 2015
| 1:53 AM
The University of Toledo's new president hasn't wasted any time getting to work in her new job.
The Blade in Toledo reports (http://bit.ly/1dzvF5R ) Sharon Gaber started Wednesday as the university's 17th president. The 51-year-old met with senior...
| May 3, 2015
| 5:49 PM
Now that Chicago has been selected as the home of President Barack Obama's library and museum, there is a new power broker in town that could help shape the future of the city's political and economic landscape: the Barack Obama Foundation.
| Apr 15, 2015
| 8:25 AM
Is intelligence fixed or changeable? Is it a quality you can develop like strong muscles, or one you were born with, like eye color or sexual orientation?
This is not merely an ivory tower question: It is key to how schools work and whether making...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 10:01 AM
Drinking too much iced tea might be surprisingly hard on your kidneys, a new case report contends.
After conducting a kidney biopsy on a 56-year-old man with unexplained kidney failure, doctors discovered numerous oxalate crystals in his kidney tissue....
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:00 AM
With President Obama expected to choose the site for his library in coming months, Chicagoans have been engaged in a bitter fight over a proposal to place it in a public park. But this is not the first time a presidential library has been at the center of...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:08 AM
Man's best friend may have just graduated to oncologist's best colleague.
A group of Arkansas medical researchers have revealed a new study finding that scent-trained dogs can be used to detect thyroid cancer with about 90 percent accuracy. The study,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 3:31 PM
Leanne Payne, whose seven books on a range of subjects includes the controversial "Healing Homosexuality," founded an organization that trained religious leaders on spiritual healing.
Ms. Payne, 82, died of complications from Parkinson's disease on...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 10:05 PM
The nation's top nutrition advisory panel has decided to drop its caution about eating cholesterol-laden food, a move that could undo almost 40 years of government warnings about its consumption.
The group's finding that cholesterol in the diet need...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Editor's note: This is part one of a four part series of op-eds that examine and explore the state of black America.
The history of African enslavement and freedom in America is both engaging and fraught with confusion, half-truths and unsubstantiated...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 11:16 AM
Much like the genesis of his band’s debut album, a conversation with Kids vocalist and bassist Joshua Diaz is a series of twists and turns, paths he’s been down before, and unfamiliar ones that come with the territory of publicizing a new...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 1:22 PM
New Smyrna Beach offensive lineman Jalen Merrick announced via Twitter on Sunday that he has committed to the University of Arkansas, and it was confirmed Monday from sources in Fayetteville that the 6-foot-5, 295-pounder was already on campus as an early...