| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:37 PM
A man inside a stolen truck had guns, body armor and Molotov cocktails when police arrested him in Seattle on Wednesday night, officials said Thursday.
The identity of the 21-year-old Nevada man was not released, and officials said they didn't know...
| Nov 11, 2012
Terry Smith collapsed face-down in a pool of his own vomit.
Lynn Blunt snored loudly as her lungs slowly filled with fluid.
Summer Ann Burdette was midway through a pear when she stopped breathing.
Larry Carmichael knocked over a lamp as he fell...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
WASHINGTON – Americans are exercising more, but that has not done much to slim their waistlines, underscoring the immense challenge confronting health advocates fighting the nation’s obesity crisis.
In more than two-thirds of the nation&...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Student standardized test scores can accurately identify effective teachers, along with other performance measures such as classroom observations and pupil surveys, according to a major national study released Tuesday. The study of 3,000 teachers in seven...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Tivli, a Boston start-up that provides an Internet TV service for university students, has closed a $6.3 million round of funding to fuel its expansion to more campuses.
Venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates led the Series A financing round,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Yale basketball coach James Jones welcomes four new players for the 2013-14 season. The Bulldogs were 14-17, 8-6 in the Ivy Last season (third place). Jones has a talented group coming back.
Below is a look at the newcomers provided by Tim Bennett of...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:12 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — On a recent afternoon, Homer Gaines hiked with girlfriend Tami Stillwell to the gusty peak of Angel Island in the San Francisco Bay, bent down on one knee and slipped a topaz and white-sapphire ring on her finger, capturing the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Old Dominion doesn’t have an estimated cost or move-in date for a proposed waterfront football stadium, but athletic director Wood Selig considers the project “absolutely critical” to the program’s future and described initial...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Need to turn off a light in the other room? Just flick a wrist from wherever you are in the house.
Call it the 21st century version of the clap-on, clap-off. Relying on minute changes in Wi-Fi signals rather than cameras, motion detectors or other...
| May 29, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Maximizing retweets of Twitter posts has always been a science to some Twitter users. They try to post at certain times when a lot of their followers are active. Others try to list the right hashtags or mention accounts of important people. Now, there...
| May 2, 2013
| 12:59 PM
The Bellarmine-Jefferson High administration was looking for a new football coach and athletic director with expertise, experience and a vision to help build the school's sports programs.
The school seems to have found all those attributes in Lance...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Seattle police have arrested a suspect allegedly involved in three Saturday morning armed robberies in Seattle's University District neighborhood, police said Thursday.
Police said they found the 29-year-old suspect boarding a Metro bus in West Seattle...