| Oct 19, 2014
| 9:11 AM
The bleeding edge of college sports can be found in a dark room on the third floor of Robert Morris University's downtown campus, where 35 highly skilled competitors practice for four hours a day without breaking a sweat.
They are the members of the...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:34 PM
A 15-year-old is being charged with grand theft auto after deputies said he stole a car and sped away from deputies after they tried to pull him over.
The teen, of West Palm Beach, was arrested on Tuesday. The Sun Sentinel is not identifying the teen...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:03 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Friends, family, teachers and classmates are remembering the two Warwick High School students slain at an elementary school parking lot 12 days ago.
John A. "Lito" Nieves Jr., 17, and Bryant M. Wilder Jr., 16, were gunned down...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:40 PM
When the longlist for the National Book Awards was announced last week, it had the usual suspects – books by previous winner Richard Powers and two Pulitzer winners, Jane Smiley and Marilynne Robinson. And there was one big surprise: the novel...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Five Langley airmen were finally on a plane and headed home after a nearly 50-day deployment to Ebola-stricken West Africa.
Then they learned there would be an extension to their deployment — a 21-day isolation to ensure they had not contracted...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Chris Roberts' brain spun out a grand vision: a rich, immersive galaxy; exquisite spaceships traversing between infinite star systems with thousands of computer gamers manning the cockpits, racing, dogfighting and defending humanity.
He would call his...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Part of my job is trying to understand the internet, and part of that is knowing Rule 34.
Rule 34 of the internet is that if something exists, so does its NSFW (re: porn) counterpart. Not kidding. It's a thing.
I decided to give Rule 34 a test...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The story of the cabdriver and the politician isn't an epic Chicago political saga.
It's only a paragraph or two. But it illustrates a huge problem facing Mayor Rahm Emanuel as he seeks re-election in Chicago.
A prominent old school Chicago...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
City/Neighborhood: Lakeview East
Monthly art events with themes, concepts and artwork selected by real Chicagoans. Exhibitions will be chosen through a Web application where users can submit their own ideas or upvote other...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Central Florida’s video game giant, EA Tiburon, is flirting with a new idea: Could the gaming studio known exclusively for sports games like Madden NFL tackle a non-sports game?
Executives at the Maitland offices think so. They’ve launched a...
| Oct 14, 2014
THE PLAYER Imagine, perhaps, you're a die-hard football fan. Now imagine someone comes along and says, “Hey, football isn't so […]...