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Georgia Southern Athletics

FB: Eagle Nation! Join us this evening as Head Football Coach Willie Fritz introduces his coaching staff and the newest members of Eagle Nation! …

Georgia Southern Feasts on Gator After Upsetting Florida

Georgia Southern, an FCS school, shocked the college football world by pulling off a 26-20 victory over Florida, and the Eagles celebrated by feasting on alligator.<p>The Eagles looked like they had a good time celebrating, via Georgia Southern University's Facebook page.<p>It was the students' first day …

Signing day wrap: Big Ten

Signing day certainly lived up to the hype. With commitments, decommitments and drama across the board, there was a ton of action throughout the day …

College Football

B1G Recap: Purdue tops Minnesota in triple OT thriller

Big Ten fans were treated to another outstanding Super Wednesday. No. 16 Michigan cruised by Nebraska, 79-50 in the first game of the night. Purdue …

Texas Football: Don't Judge Charlie Strong on 2014 Recruiting Class

National signing day is over, and Texas fans across the nation can breathe a sigh of relief.<p>New head coach Charlie Strong and his staff managed to keep the Longhorns' 2014 recruiting class intact, minus a couple of decommitments. The Longhorns rank No. 20 in the Rivals.com team rankings, which is …

Penn State Official Athletic Site - Signing Day

Marcus Allen<p>10:25 AM<p>Defensive Back 6-2 200<p>Mark Allen<p>10:10 AM<p>Running Back 5-7 190<p>Johnathan Thomas<p>10:05 AM<p>Running Back 5-11 220<p>Koa Farmer<p>10:00 …

College Football

The 2014 PSU Recruiting Class: So...How'd We Do?

So this fellow did alright for himself, huh?<p>The war room board is full of new Nittany Lions. The 2014 class is complete... …

Black Shoe Diaries, a Penn State Nittany Lions community

ABC announces it will host the Week 2 clash between the Nittany Lions and Panthers at 8 p.m.<p>Expectations are set squarely on the NCAA Tournament …

Dominate the State: Where PSU Players Come From

Benn Stancil over at Mode recently analyzed all of the hometown data for football players provided by ESPN, and charted, by county, where all of the …

Penn State football recruiting 2014: Nittany Lions near top of Big Ten before Signing Day

James Franklin has put together a solid recruiting class in a short amount of time.<p>New Penn State head coach James Franklin has hit the ground running in Happy Valley. In the two weeks after accepting the job on January 11, Franklin landed eight commitments, nearly filling Penn State's …

2014 Ohio State recruiting: Buckeyes' Signing Day class likely the country's No. 2

There's no shame in ranking behind only Nick Saban. Ohio State could put some serious distance between itself and the rest of the Big Ten if it can finish strong on Signing Day.<p>Ohio State looks like it should have an exciting National Signing Day in 2014, but much of the drama was already taken …

4-star cornerback Wesley Green commits to South Carolina over Georgia

The four-star defensive back has made his college choice.<p>Wesley Green, an elite cornerback in the class of 2014, committed to the Gamecocks on Signing Day, making him part of an excellent Wednesday for Steve Spurrier and company. Green was coveted by plenty of high-profile programs throughout the …

Winter Olympics 2014: USA's star snowboarder Shaun White pulls out of slopestyle event citing risk of injury

The world's most famous snowboarder Shaun White has decided to bypass a chance at winning two gold medals after pulling out of the new Olympic slopestyle event<p>Shaun White jammed his wrist on one jump and watched the world's best snowboarders join him in tumbling down the supersized, super-scary …

Threat to the grid? Details emerge of sniper attack on power station

Newly reported details about a 52-minute sniper attack on a central California electrical substation last year are raising concerns from Capitol Hill and beyond, amid questions over whether it was the work of terrorists.<p>The April 16, 2013, attack had not been widely publicized until The Wall Street …

ObamaCare side effect: Lowers incentive to work

Congressmen ask Holder if Obama is receiving updates on IRS probe

Three Republican congressmen on Wednesday asked Attorney General Eric Holder if President Obama is being briefed on the investigation into whether the Internal Revenue Service specifically targeted organizations due to their conservative politics.<p>The letter from Reps. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., Jim …

Video Shows Apple's Forthcoming "iOS in the Car"

Apple's brilliance is creating interfaces between humans and machines that people like to use: first the Macintosh, then the iPod, then the iPhone and iPad. Now Apple seems intent on creating a friendly, useable interface for the display in your car. They announced this initiative, called "iOS in …

Apps

Drum roll, please -- Southwest Airlines announced this morning that it will fly nonstop out of Dallas Love Field to these 15 new cities when the Wright amendment expires on Oct. 13: Atlanta, New York LaGuardia, Baltimore, Orange County, Chicago Midway, Orlando, Denver, Phoenix, Fort Lauderdale, San Diego, Las Vegas, Tampa, Los Angeles, Washington Reagan National, and Nashville. Five will be offered from Oct. 13, and the other 10 will be added on Nov. 2. The flights go on sale in May, when Southwest posts the schedules. Read more and tell us if your wished-for city made the list: http://d-news.co/tezYV (Photo: Brad Loper/DMN).

White House Creates 'Climate Hubs' To Help Rural Towns, Farmers

The White House on Wednesday rolled out a high-profile plan to help farmers and ranchers adjust to climate changes that have already begun to upend growing seasons and threaten livestock.<p>The "climate hub" initiative was praised by environmentalists, though they were quick to warn President Obama …

Target Data Breach Has Congress Eying Data-Security Alternatives

Con­gress will con­sider new ap­proaches to data se­cur­ity in the wake of ma­jor data thefts at Tar­get and oth­er re­tail­ers, a key House …

Sochi 2014: US warns airlines of Russia 'toothpaste' bomb threat

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1050000/1050609_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524702619_739383908cf161fa1d0ecabc67af6528<p><b>The US has warned airlines with direct flights to Russia that explosives hidden in toothpaste tubes could be smuggled onto planes.</b><p>The Department of …

6 Investment Alternatives to the Stock Market

When many of us think of investing, we think of the stock market. Perhaps, we even think about bonds. However, investing doesn’t have to be limited …

Investing

The good news from CBO report on Obamacare

Republican lawmakers pounced on new projections from the Congressional Budget Office estimating that Obamacare may cost the U.S. economy 2 million …

Health Care

Oil pares gain; U.S. supply up less than expected

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Oil futures pared some of its gains on Wednesday following weekly data that showed a climb in crude supplies that was …

Oil

Fraud hits one in three data-breach victims

Count to two. In the time that took, another person fell victim to identity fraud.<p>According to a report released Wednesday by market-research firm …

Identity Theft