| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:31 PM
STORRS — Dwayne Gratz grew up in Piscataway, five minutes from Rutgers' football stadium. He needed five seconds to bare his feelings Tuesday about his state university.
"I don't like Rutgers," UConn's starting senior cornerback said. "I never...
| Sep 5, 2010
Paul Conrad, whose fiercely confrontational editorial cartoons made him one of the leading political provocateurs of the second half of the 20th century and who helped push the Los Angeles Times to national prominence, has died. He was 86.
| Jul 7, 2011
| 4:35 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 39 Connecticut...
| Sep 11, 2010
| 4:33 AM
As a footnote to my previous post, I thought it would be valuable to list some of the people Jim Bassett interviewed for his ill-fated book on the Los Angeles Times. Iâm not sure this is complete, but itâs a start. One of the more interesting is...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 4:33 PM
KTLAâs Stan Chambers, left, Times reporter Nieson Himmel, center, and Jerry Clark. Note: Jerry Clark, who died Tuesday, was a longtime newsman who ran an informal group of retirees called the âOld Farts of The Timesâ (or in polite company, the OFS,...
| Feb 8, 2011
The New Orleans Police Department's Fifth District Investigative Unit has arrested three brothers in connection with a carjacking on two Metairie women. Detectives arrested 18-year-old Tory Harris, 20-year-old Arthur Harris and 24-year-old Andre Harris....
| Jul 14, 2011
| 11:01 AM
EAST HARTFORD -- Well, that was exciting. UConn coach Randy Edsall answered a controversial Pittsburgh touchdown late in the fourth quarter with an intriguing call of his own, and it secured a 30-28 win over the Panthers before 35,391 at Rentschler...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 1:54 PM
NO. NAME HT/WT POS. CL. HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)
14 Kamal Abrams 5-10/175 WR FR Dover, Del. (Dover)
22 Andrew Adams 5-11/185 S FR Fayetteville, Ga. (Woodward Academy)
95 Kenton Adeyemi 6-4/257 DT FR Wethersfield, Conn. (Fork...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 2:16 PM
The Huskies placed 93rd out of 118 Football Bowl Subdivision, or Division I-A, teams in net punting last year.
Cole Wagner averaged 41.3 yards a punt, the third-best single-season average in school history. But the net punting average (total positive...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Chris: All of these plays were amazing and were great choices, but I had to go with Kemba's shot during the Pitt game. I'm in the Pep Band, and seeing that shot courtside was unreal!
Puneet: The Springer catch and Teggart's BCS clincher were great, but...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Four years ago, Nick Williams was a popular volleyball player at Cardinal Gibbons High School.
Like most young athletes, he dreamt of leading his team to a state title and playing in college.
Wheelchairs were the least of his worries.
Life is different...
| Mar 7, 2009
Jim Bellows, a legendary editor who built a career resuscitating underdog big-city newspapers from Los Angeles to New York and helped turn Tom Wolfe and Jimmy Breslin into stars, has died. He was 86.
Bellows, a longtime resident of Brentwood, died...