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  • Myles Brand dies at 67; NCAA president

    Myles Brand dies at 67; NCAA president
    Myles Brand, the NCAA president who is credited with helping to streamline and reform the governing body of collegiate sports but is best remembered as the Indiana University president who fired legendary basketball coach Bob Knight, has died. He was 67....
  • Edgar Wayburn dies at 103; longtime Sierra Club president helped double U.S. parkland

    Edgar Wayburn dies at 103; longtime Sierra Club president helped double U.S. parkland
    Edgar Wayburn, a San Francisco physician and longtime president of the Sierra Club who was credited with protecting more parks and wilderness areas than any other American, has died. He was 103. Wayburn died Friday at his home in San Francisco of natural...
  • Study: When those with a chronic illness exercise more, they worry less

     
    Life is full of worries. When you're battling a chronic illness, it seems almost impossible to escape nagging anxieties. When will I feel better? Will my condition worsen? When can I return to work or school? But if you exercise......
  • Lima, zebra that escaped Ringling Bros. circus in Atlanta, is euthanized

     
    The escaped circus zebra that led his trainers and Atlanta police on a 40-minute chase and impeded traffic before finally being recaptured last month has been euthanized as a result of injuries he sustained during the incident. Lima, a 12-year-old......
  • 'Modern Family' and 'Glee' pick up Peabody Awards

     
    The TV season's comedic darlings, "Modern Family" and "Glee," were honored with Peabody Awards on Wednesday. The awards, administered by the University of Georgia, recognize achievement and public service by TV and radio stations, networks, production...
  • 'Glee' and 'Modern Family' win Peabody Awards

     
    Freshman hits "Glee" and "Modern Family" were among the three dozen recipients of Peabody Awards, which "recognize distinguished achievement and meritorious public service." These kudos, now in their 68th year, are decided by a 16-member panel drawn...
  • Sparks select Georgia forward Angel Robinson with second-round pick

     
    Possibly looking to help fill the void left by the retirement of future Hall of Fame center Lisa Leslie, the Los Angeles Sparks drafted Angel Robinson, a 6-foot-5 forward from the University of Georgia, with their second-round pick (20th overall)......
  • Let's not ignore these gems on self-control, table saws and HPV infection

     
    Pity the diligent researchers who went up against the Big Medical News of the week. Their papers might not have gotten as much attention as studies about PTSD (quick administration of morphine after a traumatic event might preempt the condition)......
  • PETA wants to replace famous groundhog Punxsutawney Phil with an animatronic replica

     
    If there's one organization that loves animatronic technology more than Disney, it's definitely People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. The controversial animal-rights group -- which just a few months back asked the University of Georgia to replace...
  • Uga VII, University of Georgia's bulldog mascot, dies

     
    Uga VII, the white English bulldog mascot for the University of Georgia's football team for almost two seasons, died Thursday of heart-related causes, the dog's owner said. The 56-pound dog, nicknamed "Loran's Best," was known as a laid-back mascot who......
  • After the death of Uga VII, PETA asks University of Georgia to stop using bulldog mascots

     
    The death last week of Uga VII, the bulldog mascot for the University of Georgia's football team, hit a number of fans like a ton of bricks. (Perhaps fittingly, Uga VII himself rather resembled a ton of bricks, tipping the......