| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:13 PM
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms went bear hunting on Friday night, and the Hershey Bears felt the double barrel burst of Anthony Stolarz and Jason Akeson.
Stolarz stoppled 32 shots – 16 of them in the first period – and Akeson scored a short-...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:52 PM
No area school has produced more prominent athletes in the past decade than Liberty High School.
Stretching from Villanova basketball star Darrun Hilliard to Dallas Cowboys rookie Devin Street to Syracuse football standout Jarrod West and the University...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Robert Hagg pinched into the boards on Saturday night and trapped Toronto center Sam Carrick there as the final horn sounded to end the AHL game at the PPL Center.
The final check as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms successfully killed off 63 seconds of six-...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:02 PM
CANTON — For Joan Hofmann, Canton's new town poet laureate, poetry was an itch that needed to be scratched.
As a university professor and teacher, writing has been a central part of Hofmann's life for years. But in a recent interview, she said...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Michel-Ofik Nzege made all nine of his field-goal attempts and matched his career high with 18 points to lift the East Carolina men's basketball team 74-59 over Central Connecticut in Greenville, N.C., on Sunday.
Lance Tejada drained four 3-pointers...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:23 PM
No settlement was reached recently in a $25 million wrongful conviction lawsuit filed against the City of Newport News and several past police officers by a man who spent 23 years behind bars before being released from prison last year.
| Oct 26, 2014
| 7:52 PM
A defamation suit that former USC assistant football coach Todd McNair filed against the NCAA more than three years ago could provide a window into the way the organization's enforcement staff and infractions committee conduct business.
The NCAA would...
| Oct 29, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE — From his polygamous grandfather to his accomplished parents to his accidental path to prep school, Virginia left tackle Sadiq Olanrewaju weaves quite the personal story, one that could go viral if he joins the short list of...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:33 PM
TORONTO — They didn't realize it at the time, but the battles Trevor and James van Riemsdyk waged in the basement of their Middetown, N.J., home when they were youngsters were preparing them for life as NHL players.
The brothers, Trevor of the...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Environmentalists had something in their arsenal for Tuesday's election they never did before: a billionaire benefactor willing to empty his pockets of tens of millions of dollars to bring climate change to the forefront of political debate and elect...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 8:30 PM
As Gov. Martin O'Malley seeks to build support for a potential presidential campaign, a new poll conducted for The Baltimore Sun shows enthusiasm among voters in his home state is conspicuously low — and might be slipping.