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  • Engagement: Angela Wilhelm to wed Davis Linton

    George and Demie Wilhelm, of Bel Air, announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela Denise Wilhelm, to Davis Nolan Linton, son of Tom and Michele Linton, of Pylesville. Wilhelm is a 2004 graduate of Bel Air High School and a 2008 graduate of Towson...
  • Battery mates

    Collin Mills thought he was done with college baseball. After playing only one season in three years at Lock Haven University because of surgery during his freshman year and issues with grades his third year, the 2010 Francis Scott Key graduate returned...
  • Did rainy climate aid Genghis Khan? Tree rings offer clues.

    Did rainy climate aid Genghis Khan? Tree rings offer clues.
    In the rings of ancient and gnarled trees, scientists have found evidence of a period of an unusual stretch of warmth and wetness in Mongolia between the years 1211 and 1225 — the exact time that Genghis Khan was in power. Coincidence? They...
  • Clues to Genghis Khan's rise, written in the rings of ancient trees

    Clues to Genghis Khan's rise, written in the rings of ancient trees
    In the rings of ancient and gnarled trees, a team of scientists has found evidence of a period of consistent warmth and wetness in Mongolia between the years 1211 and 1225 -- the exact time that Genghis Khan first rose to power.  Coincidence? They think...
  • PASSINGS: Charles Vest, Sam Barshop, Colin Wilson, Fred F. Scherer

    PASSINGS: Charles Vest, Sam Barshop, Colin Wilson, Fred F. Scherer
    Charles Vest President of MIT oversaw expansion Charles Vest, 72, who as president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology oversaw a vast expansion of the institution and inaugurated an unprecedented program of free online education, died...
  • Solar Decathlon in Irvine: Sunny, with a 100% chance of participation

    Solar Decathlon in Irvine: Sunny, with a 100% chance of participation
    Past the neatly coordinated neighborhoods, the master-planned homes and immaculate lawns, on an old military runway in Irvine, a community that imagines life on a smaller scale has taken root. There, hundreds of college students from across the U.S.,...
  • Ten state universities join with online education provider

    Ten state universities join with online education provider
    Hoping to take advantage of new technologies to expand online education, 10 additional public universities and state college systems around the country are affiliating with Coursera, one of the leading providers of online education. But the schools&...
  • Baby Boomers' health worse than past generation's

    Baby Boomers' health worse than past generation's
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Members of the baby boomer generation are in worse health than their parents were at the same age, according to a new study. In a large national survey, about 13 percent of baby boomers - the generation born in the two decades...
  • Common household chemical tied to heart disease risk

    Common household chemical tied to heart disease risk
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who had higher levels of a common synthetic chemical in their blood were more likely to have heart disease or have had a stroke, in a new U.S. study. The chemical, known as perfluorooctanoic acid or PFOA, is found in...
  • The anthrax killings: A troubled mind

    The anthrax killings: A troubled mind
    He roamed the University of Cincinnati campus with a loaded gun. When his rage overflowed, the brainy microbiology major would open fire inside empty buildings, visualizing a wall clock or other object as a person who had done him wrong. By the mid-...
  • Former West Virginia coach Bill Stewart dies from apparent heart attack

    Former West Virginia head football coach Bill Stewart died Monday of an apparent heart attack, West Virginia University announced in a news release. He was playing in a West Virginia Hospitality and Tourism Association annual golf tournament with...
  • Daytona Beach Mainland CB Rick Rumph signs with West Virgina for 2012 class

    Daytona Beach Mainland CB Rick Rumph signs with West Virgina for 2012 class
        You could just feel the excitement over the cell phone waves from Atlanta's Hartsfield Airport. That's where Daytona Beach cornerback Rick Rumph was calling from when he shared the news that he had just left West Virginia University after signing a...