| Jun 15, 2009
The Collegiate Women's Sports Awards today announced the five finalists for the prestigious Honda-Broderick Cup, its annual top honor designating the Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year. This year's finalists are, in alphabetical order: Jennifer...
| Jul 9, 2009
The sister of an American journalist sentenced with a co-worker to 12 years in a North Korean labor camp said Thursday that they're seeking a pardon as their only hope for freedom.
Lisa Ling told The Associated Press that her sister, Laura, made the plea...
| Jul 13, 2009
SEOUL, South Korea -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has life-threatening pancreatic cancer, a news report said Monday, days after fresh images of him looking gaunt spurred speculation that his health was worsening following a reported stroke last year....
| Jul 27, 2009
The nation's top party schools, according to Princeton Review's
2009 survey of 122,000 students.
1. Penn State University, State College, Pa.
2. University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
3. University of Mississippi, Oxford, Miss.
4. University of...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 3:12 AM
Penn State University tops the charts this year when it comes to the country's top party schools.
The school known in part for its football tailgate weekends and fraternity and sorority scene snatched the title away from last year's winner, the...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 1:17 PM
Zach Daniel is the Emmy Award winning Chief Meteorologist for WTVR. His weathercasts can be seen weeknights on CBS 6 at 5, 5:30, 6, 7 and 11. Zach grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and has had a keen interest in weather since his early childhood. He's no...
| Aug 1, 2009
In a University of Central Florida classroom, a robotic mannequin named David lay on a hospital bed moaning in pain like a sick animatronic Disney character.
"Oooooh. It hurts. It hurts," the dummy groaned, its chest rising and falling with the help of...
| Aug 19, 2009
| 1:53 PM
LEXINGTON, Ga. -- A shredded piece of shirt, some strands of hair and bloodstained dirt are all that remain along the rural stretch of road where authorities believe a pack of wild dogs fatally mauled a couple.
Sherry Schweder, a 65-year-old animal...
| Dec 31, 2009
LSU will not lose its defensive coordinator to the University of Georgia.
Head coach Les Miles said Wednesday that reports of John Chavis leaving for Georgia are "a non issue." Chavis reportedly turned down an offer of $600,000 per season to coordinate...
| Feb 10, 2010
If your diet lacks fiber, it's your own fault. High levels of the cholesterol-lowering, regularity-inducing substance can now be found in many breads, pastas, cereals - even yogurts, cakes and juices.
Some foods, such as whole wheat bread, are...
| Feb 1, 2010
| 10:20 PM
A member of the House Judiciary Committee criticized the biggest conferences in college athletics Monday for failing to adopt policies on handling athlete concussions that go beyond what's required by the NCAA.
During a committee hearing on head injuries...
| Sep 5, 2009
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Saturday a number of transactions in order for the team to reach the league-mandated roster level of 53 players to begin the regular season.
The Saints have placed...