| Dec 16, 2009
Oral Roberts, a dirt-poor Oklahoma farm boy who popularized the idea of a "prosperity gospel" while becoming one of the world's most recognizable televangelists, died Tuesday. He was 91.
Roberts, founder of the university in Tulsa, Okla., that is named...
| Sep 26, 2008
After John McCain selected Sarah Palin as his vice presidential nominee last month, Steve Cosson, the 40-year-old artistic director of the New York-based theatrical troupe the Civilians, was intrigued by some of the explosive commentary revolving around...
| Dec 12, 2007
The gunman who killed four people in shooting rampages at two Colorado religious institutions committed suicide after he was shot by a church security guard, police said Tuesday.
An autopsy showed that Matthew Murray, 24, died of a self-inflicted wound...
| Apr 21, 2008
| 1:27 PM
Watching and learning was largely what Colleen Speth expected to do during her freshman season on the University of Massachusetts lacrosse team.
That plan was ditched, however, when Speth found herself manning the net for the Minutewomen's fourth game, a...
| May 22, 2008
| 9:47 PM
Michigan scored three times in the bottom of the seventh and defeated Illinois 5-2 Thursday night in the Big Ten tournament at Ann Arbor, Mich.
The loss drops the fourth-seeded Illini into an elimination game at 11 a.m. Friday against Indiana. The winner...
| Mar 23, 2009
| 4:26 PM
FINAL: FAU wins 7-3, bashing out 16 hits to end 3-game skid. ------------------------------------- Imagine trying to recruit to North Dakota State. Their first home game, scheduled for Wednesday, has already been canceled due to snow/field conditions....
| Dec 15, 2009
| 9:32 PM
Sept. 20. 1957, Los Angeles Tent revivals are nothing new in Los Angeles--they have been going on for a century. But by any standards, Oral Roberts' crusades were sensational events. The televangelist staged his first Southern California revival from...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Rollins College isn't typically on “top party school” lists put out by list-loving magazines, but there it is at No. 7 in Playboy's May issue. The University of Miami at No. 4 was the only other Florida school on the list compiled by the...
| Dec 3, 2009
Last season IUPUI and South Dakota State sat in the middle of the Summit League for most of the season, well behind the dominant top three of North Dakota State, Oral Roberts and Oakland.
While those three figure to be favorites again, the Jaguars did...
| Jan 14, 2010
Bright yellow jerseys and barefeet produced a lot of non-basketball chatter Thursday night at Conseco Fieldhouse.
IUPUI paid tribute to its 1972 team by wearing their former jerseys with their old nickname "Metros" in red cursive lettering on the front...
| Mar 4, 2010
With a whistle and a smile, the practice really began.
Those quick run throughs on plays were only a warm up for the practice session at The Jungle on Wednesday afternoon. Three minutes in, Hunter grabbed the ball and gestured to his team to move to...
| Nov 25, 2007
Christian evangelists can be forgiven for feeling under siege these days. Amid charges of runaway personal spending, Richard Roberts resigned as president of Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, and six tax-exempt ministries were recently asked by Sen....