| Feb 21, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Garrick Utley, 74, a veteran TV journalist whose far-ranging career included anchoring duties as well as reporting from more than 70 countries, died of cancer Thursday in New York. NBC announced his death Friday morning.
Utley began at NBC News in 1963,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:49 PM
WASHINGTON — In recent years, the National Rifle Assn. has stepped into fights over judicial nominees it views as weak on 2nd Amendment rights, but its decision to oppose a surgeon general nominee takes the powerful lobby into new territory,...
| Mar 22, 2014
No. 7 Johns Hopkins scored the last three goals, including Sara Taylor's game-winner with 4:22 left in overtime, as the Blue Jays won an 11-10, come-from-behind victory over No. 15 Georgetown in women's lacrosse Friday night.
The host Hoyas (3-4) led...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:26 PM
Senior attackman Matt Gregoire (South River) recorded career highs in goals (six) and points (eight) and sophomore linemate Nate Lewnes (St. Mary's) added a career-best five goals as visiting UMBC defeated Mount St. Mary's, 17-7, on Saturday.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Fred Bronstein, president of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, will become the new head of the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University on June 1. His title will be dean, rather than the previous, longtime designation of director, in keeping with...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:55 PM
VCU assistant Mike Rhoades agreed to a five-year deal to become Rice’s head coach, multiple sources reported Tuesday.
That made Rhoades the fourth aide to Shaka Smart to gain a current Division I head-coaching job, joining Mike...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Stevenson has begun to show flashes of the team that captured last year’s NCAA championship, racking up four consecutive wins against perennial contenders Roanoke, Tufts, Nazareth and SUNY-Cortland.
As far as the Mustangs (8-1) are concerned,...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Dozens of students rallied at a meeting of the California State University governing board Wednesday, chanting and hoisting signs that urged the chancellor and trustees to rollback “success fees” that are raising costs on many campuses.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Professor James Gates delivers his big ideas in analogies and metaphors.
Setting lax standards for schoolchildren in science classes is like teaching them to dunk a basketball on a 9-foot-high hoop, when kids the next town over play with one 10 feet...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Albertus Magnus coach Mitch Oliver is a finalist for the Glenn Robinson national coach of the year award, presented annually to the top coach in Division III. Oliver was also a finalist in 2012.
The Falcons reached the Sweet 16 of the Division III...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The White House has responded to Russian actions in Crimea by taking a number of steps against Moscow: It has ramped up sanctions, verbally denounced the Kremlin's flouting of international law, effectively kicked Russia out of the G8 and given rhetorical...