| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:50 PM
In a surprise, emotional ceremony held at the top of Mt. Thorne after a grueling team hike on a sun-splashed Monday afternoon at West Point Military Academy, Panthers coach Gerard Gallant named veteran defenseman Willie Mitchell the eighth captain in...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:26 PM
In a surprise, emotional ceremony held at the top of Mt. Thorne Monday afternoon, Panthers coach Gerard Gallant named veteran defenseman Willie Mitchell the eighth captain in franchise history.
It was after a grueling team hike on a sun-splashed day at...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:00 PM
I sometimes fear I am coming of age in a dying republic. Everywhere I turn the foundational values of America — open discourse, constitutional integrity, restricted government — seem to be eroding.
Elite universities have become repressively...
| Oct 1, 2014
Condoleezza Rice knows consensus-building. Tom Osborne and Pat Haden know championship-caliber teams. Mike Tranghese knows selection-committee procedures and metrics.
In short, the College Football Playoff has assembled a stellar cast to determine the...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Of the non-comic-book-related dramas debuting this fall, Barbara Hall's "Madam Secretary" on CBS is clearly a front-runner.
Smartly written and formidably cast, the series, which premieres Sunday, offers a welcome dose of Téa Leoni, female sanity and...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:38 PM
A historic vote just took place in Scotland, but not the one you're thinking of.
With the referendum for Scottish independence underway, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews has voted to admit female members for the first time in its 260-...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:57 AM
While Scottish voters went to the polls Thursday to decide their independence from Great Britain, another historic vote was taking place.
After 260 years, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club overwhelmingly voted Thursday to allow women for the first time....
| Sep 13, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The "indefinite suspension" of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for knocking out his then-fiancée, now wife, in an elevator at an Atlantic City casino has again provoked debate about domestic violence and what the National Football League ...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Bianna Golodryga, weekend co-anchor for ABC's "Good Morning America" since 2010, is joining Yahoo News and Katie Couric to head up the Internet media company's news and finance properties.
In her new role, Golodryga will work with Couric and Yahoo's...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Condoleezza Rice made a startling admission to The New York Times in 2002. The then-national security adviser to President George W. Bush said it was "absolutely right" that she wanted to be commissioner of the National Football League. This was no joke....
| Sep 9, 2014
| 8:38 PM
The NFL is all about making billions of dollars a year selling its brand of glitzy gladiatorial violence and power.
The kind of violence and power Ray Rice showed.
Not what Rice showed in a hotel elevator when he punched his wife's lights out and then...