| Mar 26, 2015
| 2:00 PM
At a time when Roosevelt University faces financial uncertainty, it has named an accomplished fundraiser as its new president.
Ali Malekzadeh will take over as the Chicago school's sixth president July 1, Roosevelt announced Thursday. Malekzadeh was...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 8:12 AM
The University of Denver Sturm College of Law is offering the nation's first class on representing marijuana clients, according to the Denver Post.
The first of its kind class, titled "Representing the Marijuana Client," is designed to train future...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Approaching the 150th anniversary of one of the worst massacres against Native Americans in U.S. history, officials at Northwestern University are considering how to atone for its co-founder's role while also improving its relationship with Native...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Editor's note: This is the second in a series on high school sports legends with roots in Chicago and the surrounding area.
Johnny Lattner doesn't have a reason to leave.
The boys usually show up around 11 a.m., or whenever the doors of Doc Ryan's...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Colorado's Sen. Mark Udall and Rep. Cory Gardner took starkly contrasting approaches in their campaign appearances Tuesday in the waning hours of one of the most competitive U.S. Senate contests this year.
Udall, a Democrat seeking a second term,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Whether on stage in crammed hotel ballrooms or crisscrossing tree-lined college campuses, a consistent presence on the campaign trail for U.S. Sen. Mark Udall has been his colleague Sen. Michael Bennet -- the man also in charge of Democrats' chances of...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Whoa, that’s heavy, doc.
A California couple is trying to make the hoverboard, a floating skateboard made popular in the “Back to the Future” films, a reality. Science might not necessarily be on their side, though.
| Sep 26, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The excitement had been building all day. On election day 2008, every TV in the prison was tuned to the news.
By the time the first presidential returns began to crawl across the screens at the medium-security federal prison in Yazoo City, Miss., the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:05 AM
When a group of Deerfield High School students registered for a beginning art class, little did they know they would be paid professionals by the time they finished the course.
Thanks to one Wells Fargo vice president’s creative solution to a...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Exactly a year before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was gunned down in Memphis, he delivered a speech that alienated ordinarily sympathetic politicians, liberal commentators and even some of his fellow leaders in the civil rights movement.
| May 1, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The University of Chicago and Knox College are among 55 schools under federal investigation for their handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints, according to a list released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education.
Both schools have...