| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:15 AM
Lettuce and tomato. This was the code name for Lexi Wallace and Tom Atwood. A name given to them, without their knowledge, during the first week of orientation at Duke University.
Tom, from Woodstock, Conn., met Lexi, who grew up in Arizona, in the...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe sympathized with a radio caller this morning who hoped to see Virginia implement a cap on out-of-state students at the University of Virginia and other state schools.
McAuliffe didn't voice support for such a cap per se, but...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:35 AM
The football season for the University of Florida might not have gone to plan this year, but the capital of Gator Nation has been rated the top college town in the Sunshine State.
Personal finance website WalletHub.com conducted a study to find the best...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:23 PM
HAMPTON — They're brothers first and teammates second. But every now and then, Quinton and Kaleb Tucker become opponents on the mat in Kecoughtan High's wrestling room.
In terms of savvy and technique, the advantage goes to Quinton, the older...
| Dec 23, 2014
It might have appeared to be an early holiday present when almost 300 prospective Johns Hopkins University students previously denied early admission or deferred for later consideration recently received an email welcoming them to the fold.
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:48 PM
It's arguably his most well-worn joke. President Obama loves to thank supporters who knew him when his hair was more pepper than salt.
His driver's license photo is the evidence, he joked at a polling booth this fall. Sometimes he blames his daughters....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Here are comments from nationally recognized traffic experts who provided guidance to Tribune reporters during the process of gathering data for the study.
Raghavan Srinivasan, Ph.D., senior transportation research engineer, University of North...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Promotions, hires and recognition at South Florida employers.
Angel León was appointed executive chef of Modern Garden, a hot stone and crudo lounge, in Miami, owned by Carlos and Maryam Miranda. In addition, Chef León will oversee their...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:32 PM
We all want to be happy, don't we? Well, if you're dissatisfied, frustrated or downright miserable, cheer up. There's apparently a cure for you. Even better, it will materialize automatically. Just sit and wait; the very anticipation of its arrival...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:27 AM
An executive jet crashed into a Maryland house on Monday, killing all three people aboard the plane and a mother and two children inside the house, a fire official said.
The pilot of the jet who died in the crash had previously crashed a plane...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:45 PM
In 2004, a team of scientists in my research lab, then at the University of North Carolina, used DNA sequencing to show that at least 60% of fish sold as red snapper in markets across the U.S. were mislabeled and were other species. The seafood industry...