| Jan 27, 2013
You could always count on Kathy Church. When friends called to vent, she would pick up the phone. When there was a crisis at work, she'd dig in. When family members got together, she'd show up no matter how much she didn't want to.
Church was always...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Reflecting growing interest in -- or at least curiosity about -- online education, U.S. News & World Report on Tuesday released its first rankings of fully online college and graduate degree programs. The magazine has for decades ranked more traditional.....
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:52 PM
NANGALE, Tanzania — Only about half the dogs Anna Czupryna is studying in Tanzania have names. Dogs are different here. They are foragers and night watchmen who are treated more like livestock than pets.
But when the dogs of north-central Tanzania...
| Dec 1, 2012
NANGALE, Tanzania — Huddled with his younger brother, the young man laughs easily, conspiratorially, at the commotion caused by the presence of curious foreigners in his family's modest compound outside this small village.
But when you ask 19-...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Though the balance of evidence supports the idea that genetically modified foods are safe to eat and don't harm the environment, a few reports have suggested otherwise. Here are three of them.
•French scientists reported in September that rats fed a...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:18 PM
The president of Washington State University, Elson S. Floyd, recently apologized to a bevy of students unable to get their financial aid due to a computer glitch.
Floyd wrote in an open letter that he wanted to "express (a) sincere apology" to...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Clif Bar Family Foundation grants first fellowships in organic plant breeding granted in U.S....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:23 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - About one third of breast cancer survivors experience fatigue that can affect their quality of life, but a small new study finds that doing yoga might help restore some lost vitality.
After three months of twice-weekly yoga...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Coaching carousel: Washington State hires Mike Leach...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 3:03 PM
America's favorite senior citizen, Betty White, is now an honorary Washington State University alumna.
WSU Provost Warwick Bayly presented White, 89, with a white doctor's coat at the Washington State Veterinary Medical Associations' (WSVMA) gala earlier...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Governor Christine Gregoire said that budget shortfalls in Washington are forcing her to undo her legacy of public service.
“I’m dismantling much of what I’ve built my entire career,” Gregoire said in an exclusive interview. ...