| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:52 AM
The non-conference portion of the ACC basketball season ended in familiar fashion Wednesday night. Duke won with defense, Miami beat a quality opponent, Georgia Tech bested a lightweight, and Florida State endured a disappointing loss.
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Incumbent presidents don't run for reelection simply to preserve first-term accomplishments. Presidents and presidential candidates are men and women of big ambition, driven by the immense self-confidence required to run for the job and a desire to...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:25 PM
What started out as the final game of a competitive four-year series between the men's basketball teams at Loyola and Bucknell became something more last summer. Friday night's game at Reitz Arena has become a preview, a taste of what the future holds for...
| May 24, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Dannel P. Malloy came into office as governor two years ago saying he's committed to "open and transparent" government, but recent events have put that assertion in question.
"Transparent" and "transparency" are the words that leaders use these days...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. asked Friday for another rate increase, three months after winning approval for higher charges, and company officials said they expect to seek more in the future.
It's the third time in as many years that BGE has...
| May 16, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Amid a spate of promising economic news, home values are climbing. Now for the bad news.
For the first time in human history, the concentration of climate-warming carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is nearing the milestone level of 400 parts per million....
| May 13, 2013
| 3:04 PM
We guess that most people in New England haven't the faintest idea what ISO New England is, or does. That may be part of the problem.
ISO (for Independent System Operator) New England performs the vital task of managing the electricity grid in the six-...
| May 14, 2013
| 1:10 AM
Extolling ACC baseball is like berating the IRS. It’s an easy mark – darn near all the time. But the sheer volume of 2013’s quality merits compilation as the conference enters the regular season’s final week and prepares for the...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:31 AM
The following is from the May 7 City Council meeting. All council members were present.
The public is allowed to speak on any subject not on the agenda. Speakers generally are limited to three minutes, but the time can be...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Despite getting upset by Princeton in the semifinals of the Ivy League tournament last Friday, Cornell was thought to be in position to earn one of the eight seeds in the NCAA tournament and the right to host a home game in the first round. Instead, the...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:39 AM
When the 16-team bracket for the NCAA tournament was unveiled Sunday night, Ohio State scooped up the third seed, leapfrogging teams like Eastern College Athletic Conference rival Denver and Atlantic Coast Conference tournament champion North Carolina for...