| Jan 15, 2015
| 9:23 AM
The University of Illinois board Thursday picked Edward McMillan as its new chairman, the first time a Republican has held the position in more than a decade.
Gov. Bruce Rauner announced last week that he had reappointed McMillan, a downstate...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:13 PM
The Trinity men's basketball team developed a nice feel for the season's potential by going nearly eight weeks without a loss.
The Bantams had won 10 in a row heading into Tuesday's home game against Merchant Marine Academy, which ended up being an eye-...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 2:47 PM
POTSDAM — With the publication of a new study, a saliva test one day may provide a way to diagnose autism early in children.
The study, which appeared in the Jan. 27 issue of Autism Research, is the first showing that protein levels in the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:25 AM
The effort to attract federal money for a high-tech manufacturing hub near Kissimmee has some stiff competition from New York and Southern California.
At stake is the potential to draw thousands of high-paying jobs to the region. The heavyweight...
| Feb 2, 2015
Congress' expected final passage of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline bill sets up the first square veto confrontation between President Obama and the new Republican-controlled Congress. It marks the first time in his presidency when significant...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 5:11 AM
Tiny strands of plastic are turning up in alarming numbers throughout Lake Michigan, raising concerns about a previously unknown form of pollution that scientists fear poses risks to people and wildlife by spreading toxic chemicals and disease-causing...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:26 PM
The effort to build a high-tech manufacturing center in Osceola County has reached a milestone, becoming a finalist in a $110 million federal contract hunt.
The Osceola project, led by University of Central Florida, becomes one of three or four teams to...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:56 PM
When an ambulance brought Jessica Hoffman — 34 weeks pregnant and complaining of severe abdominal pain — to Lehigh Valley Hospital, her situation was dire.
Rushed into an operating room for an emergency Caesarean section, she delivered a 4-...
| Jan 21, 2015
Former Boynton Beach artist Simone Sondergard's rich, vibrant paintings explode off the canvas with intense color.
From her abstract and somewhat figurative shapes bleeding color to a torrent of color gushing to a river of bright, harmonious vibrancy,...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 7:25 AM
Stevenson has released its men's lacrosse schedule for the 2015 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Mustangs, who went 19-3 last year and advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA tournament.
10: Stevenson will host 10 games in...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 1:32 PM
If you're the parent of a college student (or preparing to be), you need to read Rolling Stone's jarring account of a fraternity house gang rape at the University of Virginia.
So does your student — daughter or son.
The story in December's issue...