| Aug 15, 2012
| 1:22 PM
This fall, Penn State will convene some of the nation’s top experts in child sexual abuse and child trauma research, prevention, and treatment for a public forum on this nationwide problem. The Child Sexual Abuse Conference: Traumatic Impact,...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Katherine Dube is the teacher students turn to when they need help and support. Among her colleagues, she’s known as the educator who invents creative ways to keep those fickle and energetic freshmen interested in literature.
And although Dube,...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Kristina Anderson was a sophomore at Virginia Tech when she was shot twice in the back and once in the foot on April 16, 2007. In less than 12 minutes, the gunman shot and killed 11 of her classmates and one of her professors.
Six years after the...
| Mar 28, 2013
When officials in suburban Des Plaines read about the hazards of spreading cancer-causing coal tar on playgrounds, parking lots and driveways, they moved to join other communities across the nation that have banned pavement sealants made with the...
| Sep 3, 2010
Marijuana is thought by some to be a gateway drug among young people who eventually go on to try stronger substances. But that may be the exception rather than the rule, a new study finds.
Researchers from the University of New Hampshire looked at data...
| Oct 1, 2010
A tiny satellite circling Earth is providing an unexpectedly complicated picture of the solar system's heliosphere, the invisible bubble that extends far beyond the planetary orbits to where the solar wind strikes the vast sea of particles and radiation...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 10:40 AM
New Hampshire is still Mitt Romney country, but Herman Cain is rising fast, according to two new surveys of Republican voters in the first-in-the-nation primary state.
A poll released Monday from the Institutes of Politics at Harvard University and St....
| Nov 27, 2011
| 6:56 AM
The New Hampshire Union Leader, a powerful voice in the early voting state, endorsed Newt Gingrich in the Republican presidential primary Sunday, saying the nation needs his "innovative, forward-looking strategy and positive leadership."
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Was I too harsh yesterday in expressing surprise that Mitt Romney was sticking by his support of the minimum wage rather than walking it back in order to win the hearts of more conservative voters? Consider: I believe that climate......
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Healthy Monday Campaign has designated Monday as the day to start and sustain healthy habits. Why Mondays? It’s the January of the week, the perfect time for a fresh start. By setting a day (Monday) every week for people to think about and focus...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Competitive cyclists can spend big bucks on fancy tests to determine the best way to improve performance. Now, ScienceDaily reports that experts at the University of New Hampshire have come up with a cheap way to find out your exercise intensity using a...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 4:38 AM
Democrat Obama may have some stats on his side, but the voters have decided otherwise. Also, Mitt Romney leads among New Hampshire Republicans with barely 51 weeks left before the primary....