| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:23 PM
What do Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, Verizon Wireless Arena and Southern New Hampshire University have in common? Well, first, none of them is located in Durham, N.H., where Lafayette will play an NCAA FCS playoff game on Saturday against the......
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:24 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Even now, more than a dozen years later, University of Central Florida football coach George O'Leary still hears the jokes and wisecracks about his phony résumé.
On this Fiesta Bowl trip alone, UCF President John Hitt has...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Drew Reed is having the kind of rookie football season that has the stat people at Lafayette College and elsewhere looking into the archives for “last time” facts about his performances. The freshman quarterback from Lakeland, Tenn., earlier...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 2:14 PM
If you wonder where in the world the entertaining Eagles offense came from as you watch the Bears try in vain to stop it Sunday night, think New Hampshire.
If you need someone to blame for Eagles coach Chip Kelly coming up with a scheme that breaks as...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Karin Diamond wanted to be a writer and majored in English and journalism in college. She then started a blog about her life as a 20-something professional with a husband, a house and a dog, and called it Eyes Peeled Always, from a saying of her...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:00 PM
An alternative way of measuring poverty shows that nearly 2.8 million more people are struggling across the country than officially calculated, the U.S. Census Bureau reports – and California has by far the biggest share of people in poverty,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:25 PM
More than $14 billion in child support was left unpaid to American parents in a single year — more than 1 out of every 3 dollars that were due, the U.S. Census Bureau announced Wednesday.
Millions of parents are awarded child support every year,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:00 AM
In the 1937 promotional film "How Walt Disney Cartoons Are Made," an announcer describes some of the intricate work going into the studio's first feature-length film, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," in a department called Inking and Painting.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:40 PM
STORRS — Martin Hyppolite remembers the 2000 Buick heading straight at him and that's all he remembers.
"It was a second before we hit," the senior running back said Friday as he prepared for his final game in a UConn uniform. "I was semiconscious...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:16 AM
"Chicago is the drain into which the brains of the Middle West disappear. Moving there is not even an aspiration for ambitious Michiganders. It's the accepted endpoint of one's educational progression: grade school, middle school, high school, college,...
| Apr 30, 2013
L.A. poet and playwright
Ben Pleasants, 72, a Los Angeles poet and playwright who also championed the work of Charles Bukowski and John Fante in literary critiques, died of a heart attack April 18 in Crescent City, his wife, Paula, said....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:24 PM
When it comes to studying the region of interstellar space just beyond our solar system, nothing seems to work quite the way scientists imagined.
Take Voyager 1 for example. The spacecraft has confounded and delighted researchers for several years...