| Apr 6, 2014
| 6:25 PM
SACRAMENTO — The recent hacking of customer data from Target Corp. computers is roiling the California Legislature.
Last week, two members of the Assembly touted a bill to strengthen consumer safeguards and limit the type of information...
| Feb 24, 2014
The following students have been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at the University of Delaware:
Annapolis: Carina Gomez, Kelsey Harrison, Peter Milliken, Elise Mugford, Minna Pauly, Evan Pohutsky, Mary Purnell, Kaeli Smith and Morgan...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:15 AM
One of the most difficult times for the public image of the First Amendment is when its protection for freedom of expression means sheltering speech that most people find offensive, degrading or vile.
Arizona State University just cut ties with a...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Civil rights leaders are calling for the expulsion of members of the Arizona State University chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity who planned and participated in a Martin Luther King Jr.-themed party that mocked black people.
The fraternity suffered...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Two Greek organizations at McDaniel College are being investigated after throwing a party the college is calling an "inappropriately themed social event."
Campus officials are conducting an in-depth investigation of Phi Delta Theta and Phi Sigma Sigma...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:11 PM
Could the oldest profession be losing its customers?
Fewer men say they have ever paid for sex — or been paid for it — than a few decades ago, according to a nationally representative survey. But scholars and activists are divided over...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I've read a lot lately about regenerative medicine, and I'm wondering if there has been any research conducted on uterine, bladder, vaginal or rectal prolapse.
ANSWER: A number of research studies have been done to investigate pelvic...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Scientists have discovered the DNA of millions of tiny organisms entombed in the ancient dental plaque of four medieval skeletons.
The findings, published in the journal Nature Genetics, have implications for research into what our ancestors ate, how...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:49 PM
PARK CITY, Utah -- What's the value of higher education?
Is it possible, in this day and age, for a college to not charge tuition -- and survive?
How is technology changing the university experience?
Andrew Rossi, the director of the Sundance Film...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Whether it's a special technique for basket-weaving or using a stick to "fish" for tasty termites, the ability to share and modify cultural behavior probably originated with the last common ancestor to humans and chimpanzees, a new study argues.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:00 AM
While showing flickers of promise, smart homes -- residences that digitally monitor and regulate energy use and technology in the house -- have yet to take off in the U.S. But at the Solar Decathlon in Irvine, they're everywhere.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Incidents at two Connecticut colleges — and others — show that institutions of higher learning must do more to curb the negative behavior typically associated with fraternity membership.
•A former Wesleyan University student who says...