| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:59 AM
Memphis quarterback Jacob Karam broke out his talents on piano during a visit to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, and his accompaniment to an 11-year-old leukemia patient, Breanna Bercegeay, is heartwarming.
In the video, Karam plays...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:01 AM
"Southland," "Girls," "Game Change," "Louie," "Doctor Who" and "Saturday Night Live" mastermind Lorne Michaels are among this year's Peabody Award winners honoring the best in electronic media.
It's nice to see "Southland"--one of the best shows the Emmy...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Dr. Phillips rising sophomore linebacker Jonathan Pollock worked out at the University of Memphis on Wednesday and he impressed coaches so much that he had a scholarship offer by Thursday morning.
Pollock said linebackers coach Galen Scott offered the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Oviedo Hagerty quarterback Jason Driskel must have put on a pretty good show at the University of Memphis camp this past Sunday.
When he called to check back in with head coach Justin Fuentes and recruiter Galen Scott, both coaches were quick to let the...
| Jan 30, 2013
Invest in Chicago, you'll make out like a bandit.
Illinois awaits you with open palms.
For years, marketing efforts to lure investment and business here have focused on our standing as a global crossroads, our quality of life and so on. Alas, we've...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:05 AM
When Kennar Johnson, Tereseo Guevara and Mike Weed left Clermont East Ridge High School in 2010, they headed west for California and a little two-year school named Reedley College, just southeast of Fresno.
They did fine, with each earning a starting...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 11:31 AM
"Toys for All Ages" was the theme of the March 13 program of the Hillcrest Grange of Brothersvalley Township. The celebration-styled event was hosted by the David W. and Patricia Sue Paul family at their residence on "Clover Hill Farms" in the Berlin...
| Dec 18, 2011
Chandeliers were the first thing Joe Niermann designed. And it was five years before he sold one. Now the bejeweled iron and crystal silhouettes are his signature.
"I don't really care for the crystals, one way or the other," said Niermann, though...
| Jun 10, 2012
How to Build an Android
The True Story ofPhilip K. Dick's Robotic Resurrection
David F. Dufty
Henry Holt: 288 pp., $26
In 2005, at the edge of robotics, a curious project took shape: an android that was an eerily realistic copy of science fiction...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 5:49 PM
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Justin Wilson of Chambersburg, Pa., was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Widener University School of Law.
TEANECK, N.J. — Stephanie Austin of Chambersburg, Pa., graduated in May from Fairleigh...
| Mar 9, 2012
Receiving a bad grade in a college — whether "bad" is considered an F or a B — can be disheartening to students expecting better marks.
Dan Ariely, who used to teach at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management,...