| Jan 1, 2008
Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti shocked his team as well as Ravens fans yesterday by firing Brian Billick, the coach who brought a Super Bowl title to this football-hungry town.
A grim Bisciotti told the players the news in a 2 p.m. team meeting and...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Sysco Corp. said Monday it would buy Rosemont-based US Foods Inc. for about $3.5 billion in a deal that will combine the top two U.S. food distributors and create a company making up at least a quarter of the $235 billion North American industry.
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Hayden Fry knew there was something different about Bob Diaco when the high school senior from New Jersey was visiting the University of Iowa campus on a recruiting trip in 1991.
Diaco wore a suit and tie during his two days on campus. Fry, who began his...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:24 PM
The Sports Xchange
NCAAF Team Report - Iowa - INSIDE SLANT
LSU and Iowa are both feeling better about themselves as they prepare to face off in the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day in Tampa.
Both teams finished strong to salvage some respectability...
| Dec 3, 2013
H. Blair White was a lawyer with the firm of Sidley Austin for 43 years, working on major cases including AT&T's landmark antitrust litigation with MCI in the mid-1980s.
He also represented Kimberly-Clark in a series of patent infringement cases against...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:36 AM
has been appointed branch manager at Team Capital Bank Phillipsburg.
Hammer previously served as business banking treasury management officer at PNC Bank covering 30 branches for Warren, Hunterdon and Somerset counties.
| Nov 29, 2013
Along with his brother, Matthew Bucksbaum helped pioneer the seismic shifts in American retail during the postwar suburbanization of America.
Starting with a small chain of three family-owned grocery stores in Marshalltown, Iowa, Mr. Bucksbaum and his...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Teenagers with family members in the military were more likely to contemplate suicide if their relatives were deployed overseas multiple times, according to researchers from USC.
After analyzing survey data from 14,299 secondary school students in...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:16 AM
The Laguna Art Museum, at 307 Cliff Drive, presents "One Hour/One Painting" with author and critic Peter Clothier at 1 p.m. Sunday.
The presentation is an exercise in how we view things. Participants will first be given an introduction to closed-eye...
| Oct 27, 2013
This story begins with two pairs of people. The first duo, Sam and Dean Winchester, are brothers (from an incredibly handsome gene pool) who spend their days and nights hunting supernatural creatures to ensure the safety of all mankind. The second couple,...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
A teacher's assistant at the University of Iowa shocked her students when she accidentally attached a compressed file of homemade porn in an email instead of the solutions to homework problems on Tuesday.
The images show the female TA and her...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:43 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Most of the breast milk sold over the Internet is contaminated with bacteria, a new study suggests.
Researchers tested 101 milk samples they bought on milk sharing websites. They found that almost three quarters probably...