| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Norfolk State nearly pulled off one of the best wins in school history Saturday night, but Maine -- ranked 25th in the Football Championship Subdivision -- escaped with a 10-6 home win in Orono in the opener for both teams.
Daniel Collins found the...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 11:43 AM
The top-10 high school games from the 2013-14 season were selected by the sportswriters of the Glendale News-Press.
1 Glendale boys’ water polo defeats Los Altos, 13-11, Nov. 23, 2013
“It was a moment that hadn't occurred in nearly 25...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 6:50 PM
For four decades, the smallest city in San Bernardino County fought them. But the financial burdens that have troubled this city since its incorporation 44 years ago have finally caught up to it.
Back in 1970, San Bernardino County staffers...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:26 PM
New York Magazine's Jonathan Chait is usually a judicious and perceptive analyst of the intersection between politics and economics. So it's disappointing to see him blindly falling in step with a conservative attack on Social Security.
Chait's error is...
| Aug 14, 2014
Hillary Clinton has obvious attractions for liberals. She offers a solid chance of extending Democratic occupancy of the White House for four or eight years. She would realize the dream of a female president. She would appoint justices to stop the...
| Aug 17, 2014
Dorri McWhorter, the shoe-obsessed, Beyonce-referencing, financially minded CEO of the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, leans on the kitchen island of her Chinatown loft as she draws arrows on a piece of paper.
It looks like a bunch of scribbles. But it's...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:45 AM
A proposed deal to purchase water from the Northwest Water Commission is estimated to save the city of Des Plaines $5,000 each day.
The city currently receives its water from Chicago, which raised its water rate by 25 percent in 2012 and an additional 15...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 10:48 PM
The Peninsula Pilots' team-record 40th victory came in dramatic fashion -- albeit after 1 a.m. and in extra innings.
The Pilots rallied from an eight-run deficit to defeat the Petersburg Generals 10-9 at War Memorial Stadium on Fan Appreciation Night,...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The Virginia High School League has reported a deficit of $240,000 for the past fiscal year, which ended June 30, but Executive Director Ken Tilley insisted the blame cannot be placed solely at the feet of its reclassification plan.
Tilley said this was...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
As the Board of Education gave its blessing last week to Superintendent George Arlotto's $163.4 million capital budget request, officials said some projects in the budget may affect coming redistricting efforts in the Annapolis area.
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:17 PM
It’s not often Virginia Tech’s players and coaches can look up at the scoreboard in Lane Stadium before the end of the first quarter is even done and find themselves trailing by 20 or more points.
When it has happened, it’s taken place...