| Nov 21, 2013
| 2:08 PM
As a drug, marijuana has certain effects and, depending on why you're taking it, some side effects. And not everyone wants the whole package. New research finds that for patients who consider weed's buzz an unwanted side effect, the answer might be as...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:48 AM
By John Kemp
LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Integrating an increasing supply
of wind, solar and other variable sources of power onto the grid
will require conventional plants to become more flexible. The
question is whether coal-fired generators are up to...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 12:56 PM
BELGRADE (Reuters) - The Czech Republic retained their Davis Cup title after Radek Stepanek ruthlessly exploited the inexperience of Dusan Lajovic in the decisive rubber to seal a 3-2 final victory over Novak Djokovic's Serbia on Sunday.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Newcomer Yasin Kolo, a sophomore transfer from East Carolina, had a career-high 20 points and Mark Nwakamma had 17 points and 11 rebounds as Hartford defeated Fairfield 63-53 Wednesday night in Bridgeport.
Hartford's two big men also made three three-...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:46 PM
BRIDGEPORT — John Gallagher sat with Mark Nwakamma to his right and Yasin Kolo to his left. This was not the seating assignment for the planes and buses the Hartford men's basketball team spent much of the week on.
This was a beaming coach...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Dramatically escalating the fight against heart attacks and strokes, the nation's cardiologists have rewritten the guidebook on how Americans should be treated with statins and unveiled a plan that could double the number of patients taking the...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:20 PM
As much as was made about the difficulty of the Ducks' eight-game trip, the four-game stretch that starts Tuesday in Florida is potentially the real trap.
"It could be a grind," Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau said.
Though the Ducks' journey begins in rare...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Country music has never been short on sentimentality, the emotion that carried veteran singer George Strait to his 18th entertainer of the year honor at the 47th annual CMA Awards in Nashville.
Strait, who recently announced his retirement from...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:16 AM
More than a quarter of drivers reported "being so tired they had a difficult time keeping their eyes open" while recently behind the wheel, despite the fact that most consider the practice "somewhat or completely unacceptable," according to a new study by...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Facing the nearly floor-to-ceiling windows in their office, Rajiv Maheswaran and Yu-Han Chang can catch a glimpse of Staples Center.
To see the future of the NBA they only have to swivel their heads. Whiteboards inside their office are filled with...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:13 PM
State regulators are now deep into the details of Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.'s request for higher rates, a case expected to wrap up by the end of the year — 10 months after the last increase went into effect.
The Maryland Public Service...