| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Hayden Fry knew there was something different about Bob Diaco when the high school senior from New Jersey was visiting the University of Iowa campus on a recruiting trip in 1991.
Diaco wore a suit and tie during his two days on campus. Fry, who began his...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:24 PM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Iowa - INSIDE SLANT
LSU and Iowa are both feeling better about themselves as they prepare to face off in the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day in Tampa.
Both teams finished strong to salvage some respectability...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
A merger of the top two U.S. food distributors, Sysco and US Foods, could mean cutbacks at facilities in Severn and Jessup that employ hundreds of workers and sit fewer than 10 miles apart as a combined company consolidates operations across the United...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Sysco Corp. said Monday it would buy Rosemont-based US Foods Inc. for about $3.5 billion in a deal that will combine the top two U.S. food distributors and create a company making up at least a quarter of the $235 billion North American industry.
| Dec 3, 2013
H. Blair White was a lawyer with the firm of Sidley Austin for 43 years, working on major cases including AT&T's landmark antitrust litigation with MCI in the mid-1980s.
He also represented Kimberly-Clark in a series of patent infringement cases against...
| Nov 29, 2013
Along with his brother, Matthew Bucksbaum helped pioneer the seismic shifts in American retail during the postwar suburbanization of America.
Starting with a small chain of three family-owned grocery stores in Marshalltown, Iowa, Mr. Bucksbaum and his...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:36 AM
has been appointed branch manager at Team Capital Bank Phillipsburg.
Hammer previously served as business banking treasury management officer at PNC Bank covering 30 branches for Warren, Hunterdon and Somerset counties.
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:59 PM
William A. Miller Jr., a seasoned newsman and public relations executive who was the first managing editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education, died Wednesday of heart disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 88.
"He was a very special...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:16 AM
The Laguna Art Museum, at 307 Cliff Drive, presents "One Hour/One Painting" with author and critic Peter Clothier at 1 p.m. Sunday.
The presentation is an exercise in how we view things. Participants will first be given an introduction to closed-eye...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Teenagers with family members in the military were more likely to contemplate suicide if their relatives were deployed overseas multiple times, according to researchers from USC.
After analyzing survey data from 14,299 secondary school students in...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 3:30 AM
COLLEGE PARK — In recent weeks, University of Maryland staff members have hiked around their sprawling campus, taking inventory of every field, court and wall where "Atlantic Coast Conference" or "ACC" appear.
There is Byrd Stadium's football...