| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Paul Theodore Pojman, a professor of philosophy at Towson University and a community activist, died Sept. 20 of lung cancer at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden resident was 45.
"Paul's area was the philosophy of science, and he focused on...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:19 PM
It's reckoning day in Happy Valley.
The NCAA will finally decide the fate of Penn State and its football program Monday.
Fifteen years after school officials first heard disturbing allegations about Jerry Sandusky's behavior, penalties will finally be...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Talent two-sport star Ben Deluzio (6-2, 185), a standout safety on the Orlando First Academy football team and shortstop for the Royals’ baseball team, has committed to play baseball at Florida State.
His sister, Alexa, is a senior guard on the FSU...
| Aug 12, 2012
Karl Fleming, a former Newsweek reporter who helped draw national attention to the civil rights movement in the 1960s — and risked his life covering it with perceptive stories about its major figures and the inequalities that fueled it —...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 6:03 PM
The Sunshine State has been good to UCF as of late.
Of the Knights’ 12 verbal commitments from 2013 prospects, 11 are from Florida.
UCF will undoubtedly keep going after in-state players to fill up its remaining eight spots in the 2013...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The first conversation Derrell Edwards had with High Point basketball coach Scott Cherry was a memorable one.
Edwards and his South Plains College teammates were preparing for the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament. But before...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Bill Carmody has elevated Northwestern basketball from Point C to Point B. Or is it Z to B?
He took over after Kevin O'Neill's 1999-2000 misfits went 5-25. The point guard, Collier Drayton, was legally blind in one eye. Two years later, Carmody's crew...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:01 PM
A Mississippi infant born with HIV has become the first child cured of the deadly virus, leaving hope that the disease can be eliminated in the youngest patients, scientists from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and other institutions said Sunday....
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:43 AM
GREENSBORO, N.C. - One of the key battles to desegregate the South played out at a Woolworth lunch counter here on Feb. 1, 1960.
Reason: Lunch was not served.
Woolworth was a national retailer, and corporate policy allowed for managers to adjust for...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:05 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The University of Arkansas announced Wednesday the first recruiting class of new head coach Bret Bielema.
The Following Student-Athletes Signed Letters of Intent on Feb. 6, 2013
Austin Allen, Fr., QB, 6-2, 210, Fayetteville, Ark....
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:59 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With a week remaining until National Signing Day, the Chopping Block is spending the next few days taking a position-by-position look at the recruits who the Seminolesare trying to land. Since coaching turnover has ruled FSU's offseason,...