| Jan 19, 2015
| 10:18 AM
STORRS (AP) - The University of Connecticut already bills itself as the basketball capital of the world, with 13 NCAA championships including both the men's and women's titles in 2014.
Now the school is laying claim to being, at least temporarily, the...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 9:14 AM
FSU’s Cam Erving is the ACC’s top offensive lineman for the second year in a row.
The ACC named Erving as the recipient of the Jacobs Blocking Trophy on Sunday. The award, which Erving won last year, goes to the top lineman in the ACC, as...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 2:44 PM
A Florida judge on Thursday wrapped up a three-day hearing to re-examine the 27-year-old conviction of a British man serving a life sentence for an execution-style double murder in Miami that his lawyers say he did not commit.
Attorneys for Krishna...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:47 PM
To become licensed as a nurse, a social worker or even to drive around dead bodies in Maryland, a criminal background check is required.
But not to get a doctor's license.
Instead, the state Board of Physicians asks would-be doctors to voluntarily...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:07 PM
The practitioner of a now-closed Catonsville laser surgery center who was convicted of raping a woman at gunpoint in 1987 was indicted by an Allegany County grand jury last week for sexually assaulting a patient behind locked doors.
Dr. William Thomas...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:03 PM
William Thomas of Yorktown, a Grafton High graduate, made the All-Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association baseball first team as a sophomore first baseman for St. Augustine's College.
Teams were selected before the CIAA tournament. Coming into...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 11:45 AM
A 63-year-old man who went missing from a Towson hospital late Sunday night has been found, Baltimore County police said.
At around 2:30 p.m. Monday, William Thomas Lauer was located and returned to St. Joseph's Medical Center, police said.
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Southern Lehigh High School held graduation ceremonies June 13.
Abigail Kohler was the valedictorian and Nikita Mhatre was the salutatorian.
Diplomas were awarded to 269 students.
Benjamin Arza Adams, John Joseph Albenzi Jr.,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:46 AM
There's good reason nursery schools don't hire convicted child molesters as teachers and banks won't consider people found guilty of embezzlement for positions as tellers. The explanation is simple: Certain jobs — including nurses, therapists,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Christian Evangelist Billy Graham is widely quoted as having said, "A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society."
With Americans celebrating this June 15 the annual day devoted to...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Scott Lasky taught himself how to build a website so that the church he belongs to could be online. That’s what you do when you’re a large, networked organization: You have a website and you get on the Internet like everyone else.