Years of hand-wringing by policy makers and scholars have little to do with declines in U.S. teen birthrates. Columnist Nicholas D. Kristof found it was MTV’s “16 and Pregnant” that really drove the point home to teens.
If you are wondering why there is no game thread up, it's not because I'm skipping out and watching college hoops in a sports bar somewhere (though that would be enjoyable). I decided to stay and cover Taijuan Walker and Stephen Pryor pitching in the minor league game here in Peoria instead of going
Andrew Summerville has a meticulous routine that has paid off. Summerville has committed to play for Stanford next season and will almost certainly be selected in Major League Baseball’s First-Year Player Draft in June.
Scientists who accepted the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s challenge to reinvent the toilet showcased their inventions in the Indian capital, New Delhi, on Saturday. The primary goal: to sanitize waste, use minimal water or electricity, and produce a usable product at low cost.
Dr. Frank Kitamoto, a leader of Bainbridge Island’s Japanese-American community, who spread awareness about Japanese internment camps, died of kidney and heart complications March 15 at a Seattle hospital. He was 74.