| Dec 15, 2012
| 8:31 PM
He was a loner, a 20-year-old whom Newtown High School classmates remembered as a skinny, shaggy-haired boy "who never really talked at all" and who stayed tight to the corridor walls when he walked, often clutching his laptop.
There was a common...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 10:49 AM
I cannot be the only one who gets a little jolt anytime he encounters someone waxing nostalgic over the 1980s or even the 1990s.
We just lived the '80s and '90s, like, a moment ago, didn't we? They seem so recent that many of us are working harder at...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Reporting and analysis the news was not what Candy Crowley set out to do with her life. After majoring in English, she wanted to write the “great American novel.”
Crowley spoke about her life and her career as a journalist Tuesday at...
| Jul 8, 2010
Juanita M. Kreps, a Duke University economist and administrator who became the first woman to serve as U.S. secretary of Commerce, died Monday in Durham, N.C., after a long illness, the school announced. She was 89.
Kreps was the Commerce secretary...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 9:32 PM
TV news has mostly been defined by downward trends the past decade. Shrinking audience. Aging audience. Fragmented audience.But there's been one very bright spot amid the economic and ratings gloom for stations in Baltimore and across the country —...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 9:34 PM
The rent may have been too high and Carl Paladino may have hogged all the headlines, but in the end Democrat Andrew Cuomo became New York's governor. Cuomo was favored to win, and that expectation got only stronger when Republican......
| May 5, 2010
| 6:32 PM
Mo Cassara was named head coach of the Hofstra University men's basketball team, two days after former head coach Tim Welsh resigned in the wake of a DWI arrest.
Cassara was an assistant coach at Boston College last year and has never been a head coach...
| Jun 23, 2010
| 4:16 PM
NEW YORK -- Some recounted their days at a smoldering ground zero. Some fought back tears. Some complained that no amount of money would make them whole.
Despite the mixed emotions, most of the 9/11 responders who appeared Wednesday at a daylong...
| Aug 13, 2010
The number of college students who are afflicted with a serious mental illness is rising, according to data presented Thursday at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Assn. in San Diego
The findings came from an analysis of 3,265 college...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 10:35 AM
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Commack High School, 1 Scholar Lane, Commack, will hold a candlelight ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Call 631-912-2165
The Court Officers Steuben Association of New York State will hold a Heroes Memorial Service...
| Feb 10, 2011
Kenneth Feinberg, the formerly freewheeling administrator of BP Plc's fund to compensate victims of last year's oil spill, could be forced to revamp dramatically how he handles claims now that the fund has come under the jurisdiction of a federal judge in...
| Oct 19, 2010
| 5:46 AM
The long-awaited debate on Monday in New York governor's race showed Democrat Andrew Cuomo, son of the former governor and Democratic icon, as steeped in how New York government works and how he believes it should be fixed.
Meanwhile, his top rival,...