| May 13, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Space exploration and mass media always seem to travel in parallel orbits, like twin planets linked by an unseen tether. Now, a Twitter-happy Canadian who has been giving the Earth poetic glimpses of itself from the International Space Station is saying...
| May 13, 2013
| 11:23 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A Saudi man was arrested at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after federal agents said he lied about why he was traveling with a pressure cooker, but his nephew said Monday that it was all a misunderstanding about a device he simply...
| May 14, 2013
| 3:29 PM
AMELIA ISLAND -Steve Addazio is a New England guy at heart.
It’s one of the reasons he chose to leave Temple and take over the head coaching job at Boston College this off-season. It’s also why the events of April 15th touched him so deeply....
| May 15, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Sean Hannity is celebrating a milestone this week as tonightâs telecast of âHannityâ on Fox News Channel will mark his 1000th show as the top-rated news program in its timeslot.
The conservative commentator, who had no formal training in television...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Terror on a Grey Sweatshirt
If you’ve ever seen a finger painting, you can picture what I’ve witnessed. I can still see the four swipes in red that moved from the man’s chest and angled down toward his side. It wasn’t the...
| May 11, 2013
| 7:20 AM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Officials say bomb sweeps, bag searches and an increased police presence are planned for the Fifth Third River Bank Run in West Michigan following the Boston Marathon bombings.
Police are asking runners and spectators to...
| May 12, 2013
So, on New Year's Eve Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and spouse, his chief of staff Jared Kupiec and guest, two city cops, Chief Operating Officer Saundra Kee Borges, and an eighth person (Jay Gatsby, perhaps?) ran up a $700-plus tab at Max Downtown,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Melissa Mead says she likes to run. She especially enjoys longer distances.
She thrives on long courses. It's as if she finds extra energy when the ground converts from pavement to grass, to dirt, to hills toward the finish line.
She's also no...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Saturday, April 20, 5:55 a.m. I pull into the parking lot for our weekly distance run.
Lot empty, but one car — Jake's hybrid. I bet he couldn't sleep. I reach for my water belt, exit my car. There's Jake. I deliver the first of many long grateful-...
| Apr 30, 2013
Imagine what would have happened if the Lord & Taylor closed-circuit TV cameras weren't there to capture the images of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers.
They probably would still be on the loose. They might have killed or wounded dozens of tourists...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:44 PM
There it was on the screen, tragic and terrifying, another senseless act of cowardice. This time in Boston.
Like everyone else Monday, I was upset, angry and at a loss for words.
So I called two people who have been through this before.
Tom Frost of...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:44 PM
After 19 years leading the charge, Stefan Goslawski is stepping aside as the executive director of Community Bike Works in Allentown as of July 1.
The outreach program for inner-city youth that promoted good grades, good citizenship and learning the...