| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Jeanne Safer didn't need a study to tell her that sibling aggression can cause a child as much distress as being bullied by a peer.
Safer, a psychoanalyst and author of "Cain's Legacy: Liberating Siblings from a Lifetime of Rage, Shame, Secrecy and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:07 AM
The long nights first started as a high school coach in Central Islip.
Sharon O’Leary was surprised by the Sundays spent in the basement watching film with other coaches. “No, dad is busy,” she would tell the kids, who were eager to...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:29 PM
As the oldest of six children in a sports-minded family, Joseph Silimperi knows all about teamwork.
And he knows all about Nazareth pride and tradition and loyal fans like Andy Weaver, who was the first to know about his new job.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:18 PM
More than a hundred explorers, scientists and government officials will gather at Long Beach’s Aquarium of the Pacific on Friday to draft a blueprint to solve a deep blue problem: About 95% of the world's oceans remains unexplored.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Has anyone with a sibling not been in the back seat of a car, someone hitting someone and parents threatening to pull over “right this minute”? Just seems like part of growing up, right? Well some researchers say not necessarily.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:30 AM
No bombs, so life will go on. Again. As it does.
Princeton University exhaled after police determined that a vague phone threat made to multiple buildings on the campus turned out to be an apparent hoax.
But before the campus could relax, the people...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:52 PM
O.J. Simpson. …Tiger Woods. …Jerry Sandusky. … Lance Armstrong. …and now, sadly, maybe even Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o.
The list of people who turn out to be not exactly who we thought they were seems to grow daily in the...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 6:15 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Anne E. Huot says she knows the challenges faced by first-generation college students, because she was one herself.
After growing up in Manchester, N.H., she and her six siblings were the first in their family to attend college.
"I had a...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 10:51 AM
It has become fashionable to despair of our supposed recent lack of technological progress. All the big inventions of modern society -- jet engines, television, nuclear weapons -- were on the scene by the early 1960s.
Proponents of this view should...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:34 PM
A year ago, we predicted President Barack Obama would edge Mitt Romney 48-47 with 286 electoral votes, plus we’d get a Democratic Senate and Republican House; the numbers were a bit off, but who’s counting?
So plunging past the fiscal...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Barbara Green, owner of Blue Mountain Ski Area near Palmerton, wasn't alarmed last week with the release of a study that predicts disastrous consequences for the winter tourism industry in the United States because of climate change and global warning....
| Apr 20, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Ravens Roost No. 7 held its 50th annual Extra Effort Award Banquet to honor the 40 members of the 2012 Coaches’ All-Washington County Football Team in addition to Baltimore Ravens cornerback Corey Graham.
Boonsboro’s Ryan Ruiz was...