| May 23, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Summer lends itself to reading and vacations, so why not combine the two into a literary trip?
The homes and studies where many great writers toiled over their prose have been preserved. See original manuscripts, often in the author's own handwriting....
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Theatre UCF welcomes back a familiar face for its production of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee", taking place on the UCF Main Stage from July 10-20, and again Aug. 21-24.
The musical centers around six middle-school spelling champions and...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:45 PM
A girl who was seemingly cured of HIV following aggressive drug therapy just hours after her birth was recently discovered to be infected with the virus that causes AIDS after all, doctors announced Thursday.
The so-called Mississippi baby, now nearly 4...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The U.S. government has upped the quantity of marijuana it’s growing this year, to more than 1,400 pounds from the originally planned 46.
The federal government classifies marijuana as a substance that has no medical use and is more dangerous than...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Using live pigs to train future doctors in surgery is unethical and unnecessary, members of a health and animal rights group said Thursday during a protest of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Meet the 13 members of the new College Football Playoff selection committee:
The Buzz: He's the first chairman of the new selection committee and it's his job to announce the group's top 25 rankings on ESPN every Tuesday. His 35 years of...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Horticulturists say you need three things to grow good plants: the right soil, the right water and the right sunlight. The first two can be controlled and enhanced.
Now what if someone built a better sun?
Ocoee entrepreneur Chris Pieser says he and...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:50 PM
EAST HARTFORD — UConn quarterback Chandler Whitmer had an interesting perspective of recent circumstances.
"I can't imagine what I'd be like at home working a day job and seeing a situation where I could have played the game I love again,"...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:44 PM
You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
| Mar 19, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech basketball boasts a lavish practice complex, committed administration and a five-year stretch in which the Hokies hovered near the top of the ACC. But when measured by the sport's most precious commodity, Tech ranks last...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:27 AM
A fraternity at Ole Miss has been kicked off campus after university officials discovered that three of its members were responsible for hanging a noose around a campus statue honoring the school's first black student, the Los Angeles Times is reporting....