| Oct 6, 2011
| 1:25 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Starting breast cancer screening as early as age 25 may help women who carry a genetic mutation linked to a higher risk of cancer live longer, suggests a new study.
"Results indicate that breast cancer deaths will decrease...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:47 AM
Christopher Newport, Old Dominion, Virginia, Virginia and Virginia Tech are accustomed to national success in women's basketball. Extended stretches in which an NCAA championship seemed possible.
Returning to that level this season, and/or beyond, will...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:51 AM
State Sen. Thomas V. Mike Miller supports merging the University of Maryland, College Park campus and University of Maryland, Baltimore professional schools in order to raise their national rankings based on total research funding. Compilers of the most...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 3:05 PM
It was a successful 2010-11 girls' basketball season for the four local programs.
While Burroughs High and Bellarmine-Jefferson won championships in their respective leagues, Providence shared a league title and Burbank was able to advance to the CIF...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Orlando Magic narrowed their field of coaching candidates to three finalists: Michael Curry, Lindsey Hunter and Jacque Vaughn. Of those three, the most likely choice is Vaughn.
So let’s take a closer look at Vaughn.
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Football is a game of risk for Cary Williams. The Ravens starting cornerback relies on his instincts on the field for when to gamble and when to play it safe
Williams is applying that approach to how he conducts his business off the field, declining...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:24 PM
As one of four brothers that have played or will play football at Virginia Tech, sibling rivalry is a natural part of Corey Fuller’s life, but he’ll argue with anybody who contends he’s not the fastest of the foursome.
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A new study suggests you are where you live — at least in terms of weight.
A rural address could be a risk factor for being overweight, according to the research published in the fall issue of the Journal of Rural Health.
The study, led by...
| May 24, 2012
| 12:45 PM
When Jaclyn Johnson was asked to take over the girls' basketball coaching duties at Bellarmine-Jefferson High prior to the 2010-11 season, the former Guards standout player had to live up to high expectations.
In the previous eight years, former coach...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Exactly four weeks before Americans choose their next president, The Travelers Cos. announced it has launched a national campaign to take its documentary about the national debt to university campuses across the U.S.
Travelers has said the company is...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 11:21 AM
A stranger approached a cluster of women laughing and chatting at an Annapolis coffee shop and politely inquired what type of group was having so much fun.
"One that you don't want to join," answered 55-year-old Sally Ring, setting off another wave of...