| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Using live pigs to train future doctors in surgery is unethical and unnecessary, members of a health and animal rights group said Thursday during a protest of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Here's a greatly abridged list of facts that set Sean Tuohy Jr. apart from your average reserve on a mid-major college basketball team:
Start with the Loyola guard's 23,379 Twitter followers. For a little perspective, the team's star, Dylon Cormier, has...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:50 AM
For Aberdeen resident Janice Grant, it meant feeling like a real American for the first time.
Before the 1963 March on Washington, the longtime civil rights activist had grown up knowing there were things she could not do because she was black.
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:01 PM
A Mississippi infant born with HIV has become the first child cured of the deadly virus, leaving hope that the disease can be eliminated in the youngest patients, scientists from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and other institutions said Sunday....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Paul Theodore Pojman, a professor of philosophy at Towson University and a community activist, died Sept. 20 of lung cancer at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Hampden resident was 45.
"Paul's area was the philosophy of science, and he focused on...
| Feb 19, 2012
Ken Malone and the board members of his startup biotech company gathered in a conference room at the University of Southern Mississippi last October to make a gut-wrenching decision.
Ablitech Inc.'s funding was slowly drying up, and it couldn't find...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 10:18 AM
Moviegoers who saw Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher's saga depicted in the "The Blind Side" recall Sean Tuohy Jr. as the future football star's rambunctious little brother who interrogated big-time college coaches when they came to the family's...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:19 PM
The first conversation Derrell Edwards had with High Point basketball coach Scott Cherry was a memorable one.
Edwards and his South Plains College teammates were preparing for the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament. But before...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Horticulturists say you need three things to grow good plants: the right soil, the right water and the right sunlight. The first two can be controlled and enhanced.
Now what if someone built a better sun?
Ocoee entrepreneur Chris Pieser says he and...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:50 PM
EAST HARTFORD — UConn quarterback Chandler Whitmer had an interesting perspective of recent circumstances.
"I can't imagine what I'd be like at home working a day job and seeing a situation where I could have played the game I love again,"...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 10:39 PM
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NCAAF Team Report - Boise State - INSIDE SLANT
You can't blame the Mountain West Conference for having something of an inferiority complex after the NCAA Division I board of directors voted last month that the so-called Big Five power...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:05 AM
It's cold, the 10-year-old Jamaican immigrant thought. He had never seen snow, never needed a sweater and now there he was, in Chicago in March. Football was still soccer in his mind. He hadn't yet set his heart on becoming a doctor. And no one had read...