My Turn: Numbers that speak volumes

...and Lebanon.What would incomes look like for U.S. families today if income distribution was the same as it was in 1979? Harvard economist Larry Summers in an article written for the Financial Times (Jan. 18, 2015) concludes that families in the bottom...
Sports On TV for March 29

...m., ESPNU - NCAA, Division I playoffs, regional final, Minn. St.-(Mankato)-RIT winner vs. Nebraska-Omaha-Harvard winner, at South Bend, Ind.NBA8:30 a.m., ABC - Houston at WashingtonNHL HOCKEY3:30 p.m., NBCSN - San Jose at...
Sports On TV for Thursday, March 19

...Cincinnati vs. Purdue, at Louisville, Ky.3:20 p.m., TNT - NCAA Tournament, second round, North Carolina vs. Harvard, at Jacksonville, Fla.3:27 p.m., TRUTV - NCAA Tournament, second round, Utah vs. Stephen F. Austin, at Portland...
The knife of social media

...specific policies prohibiting bullying. According to a 2012 Harvard University study, as part of the Kinder, Braver World Project...cyberbullying in their definition of harassment, according to the Harvard study on bullying.Electronic communications which threaten...
Wedding: Betty, Diebels to wed a pilates instructor at Beyond Fitness Pilates and plans to attend physical therapy school in 2016.The future groom graduated Magna Cum Laude from Boise State University and is a 2016 Juris Doctorate candidate at Harvard Law School.
Empire Editorial: Secondhand smoke is a threat statewide

...smokers shouldn't have the right to inflict their smoke upon others. As Zechariah Chaffee Jr. wrote in a 1919 issue of the Harvard Law Review, quoting another judge: "Your right to swing your arms ends just where the other man's nose begins."
Five Good Reads: John Morgan

...and grace in this outstanding piece of nature writing.? Born in New York City, John Morgan studied with Robert Lowell at Harvard, where he won the Hatch Prize for Lyric Poetry. At the University of Iowa Writers Workshop, he was awarded the Academy of...
Sports on TV

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL8 a.m., ESPNU - Harvard at Virginia10 a.m., ESPNU - Maryland at Oklahoma St.10 a.m., FSN - Creighton at North TexasNoon, ESPNU - Southern Cal...
Today in sports history

Nov. 111911 - Jim Thorpe kicks four field goals in leading Carlisle (Pennyslvania) Indian School past nationally ranked Harvard 18-15 before 25,000 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1939 - Texas Tech and Centenary play to a 0-0 tie in a torrential...
Sports On TV for Friday, Jan. 30

...a.m., TGC - European PGA Tour, Dubai (UAE) Desert Classic, third roundMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL6 p.m., ESPNU - Harvard at Princeton8 p.m., ESPNU - Monmouth at Fairfield10 p.m., ESPNU - Kent St. at BuffaloNBA BASKETBALL8 p.m., ESPN...


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