| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:53 PM
George Yasso, a financial adviser, was picked by Bethlehem City Council on Monday to become the interim controller, filling a vacancy created by the death of David T. DiGiacinto.
In accepting the appointment, Yasso said he knows he has big shoes to...
| Feb 23, 2015
Scientists have a handle on what happens to air pollution spewing from tailpipes and smokestacks in the summer when sunlight and moisture can quickly interact with and transform key pollutants.
They know far less about what happens to those pollutants...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 7:08 PM
On Feb. 22, 1980, the United States stunned the Soviets 4-3 to reach the gold medal game of the Winter Olympics, which they also won. It is 35 years since that "Miracle On Ice" in Lake Placid, N.Y. On Saturday night members of the team came back for a...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 4:40 AM
Not long after Lance Armstrong's unprecedented seven Tour de France titles were stripped in 2012, the cyclist tweeted a defiant photo.
Armstrong reclined on a couch in a dimly lighted room, appearing unworried about the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency's...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:19 PM
Events: Freestyle specialist
Accomplishments: Team captain. ... All-Conference three consecutive years. … All-State in the 200 freestyle as a junior. … Part of a team that has won the CCC North the past three years. … Was third in the...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 6:28 PM
Players were smiling a little bit extra during Tuesday's Lehigh Valley Phantoms practice. Some for the first time this year.
Shayne Gostisbehere and Mark Alt, on the injured list for far too long, both skated with the team in non-contact jerseys...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 2:39 PM
Twelve years ago, Jenn Lancaster left her teaching job, packed up her car and moved to California from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Fortunately for every sailor in Newport Beach, Lancaster became the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's racing director....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:39 PM
The gang-rape conviction of two former Vanderbilt University football players sends signals out in every direction.
To the two young men, Tuesday's verdicts show that being drunk out of your mind doesn't excuse criminal behavior.
Once doted on as...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 4:34 PM
Zaid Hearst put Quinnipiac up for good with a jumper with 17 seconds left, and Quinnipiac defeated Marist 72-71 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., on Sunday. Trailing 59-53 with 7:45 remaining, Quinnipiac mounted a 9-2 run capped off by an Ousmane...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:21 PM
A pair of Penn State offensive linemen have accepted invitations to the two most prestigious all-star contests, with guard Miles Dieffenbach heading to the 90th East-West Shrine Game and tackle Donovan Smith accepting the invite to become the third...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Two former Pepperdine University women’s basketball players allege they were harassed and discriminated against because of their sexual orientation, according to a lawsuit filed last week against the university and Coach Ryan Weisenberg in Los...