| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:51 AM
State Sen. Thomas V. Mike Miller supports merging the University of Maryland, College Park campus and University of Maryland, Baltimore professional schools in order to raise their national rankings based on total research funding. Compilers of the most...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 2:40 PM
John Uri Crites, 85, a retired aerospace engineer, husband, father (5), grandfather (14) and great-grandfather (21) passed away peacefully at home in Newport Beach, October 5, 2011.
John was born in Los Angeles, 1925 to Viola Agnes Uri and Clarence Dynes...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 6:19 PM
The Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center will host the 5th Annual Fit for King Housing Summit on Jan. 13 featuring Brandeis University professor Anita Hill.
Hill is scheduled to speak at the center’s annual tribute to the legacy of Dr....
| Jan 7, 2012
| 2:16 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Recent high-profile cases of child sex abuse have roused national revulsion against the adults who perpetrated them. Rarely mentioned is the sobering statistic that more than one-third of the sexual abuse of America's children is...
| Jun 16, 2011
Valecia Winston, of Laurel, received a Master of Arts from the University of Oklahoma Norman campus.
Benjamin Cameron, a sophomore from Laurel, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Washington College in Chestertown.
| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Former NSU football player Will Latu has signed a national letter of intent to play for the University of Oklahoma football team.
The 6-foot-5, 320-pound Latu was considered the top-rated junior college offensive lineman according to rivals.com. when...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 11:46 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests.
In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 2:06 AM
STONY BROOK, N.Y. — On a Monday in early January, Calexico-native Amber Flores was preparing for her final semester in graduate school at the University of Oklahoma in Norman. Four days later she was an assistant Division I softball coach living...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 3:02 PM
With the Republican presidential nomination contest in high gear, Marylanders might be forgiven for smiling. The word "snob" has returned with full force to presidential politics after a four-decade hiatus. Former Sen. Rick Santorum (Penn State University...
| Sep 14, 2009
At the Dillard's counter in Oklahoma City, Vicki Behenna was buying a beachy canvas purse for summer when her oldest son called from Iraq.
"Hey Mike, how are you doing?" she asked. She was relieved to hear his voice, but quickly sensed the strain...
| Nov 14, 2008
Six Coppell High School senior baseball players signed NCAA Division I national letters of intent. These scholarship athletes will lead a strong Coppell team for veteran head coach Don English this spring.
English, who enters his seventh season as the...