Boston College

Older Job Hunters: Powerfully Good News

Getting a job in your 50s or 60s certainly isn’t easy, but new and somewhat surprising employment data suggests that prospects and pay are improving, especially for older job switchers. One big reason? The tightest labor market in nearly two decades, causing some employers to more readily hire …

Employment

Opinion: President Trump opens the door to changing RMDs

President Trump recently signed an executive order to make it easier for small employers to offer 401(k)s through multiple-employer plans and to …

Business

Patrick J. Smyth Denies Being at Party With Kavanaugh, Ford

Patrick J. Smyth, a former high school classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, has denied attending the alleged party where Christine …

Brett Kavanaugh

Why true freshmen quarterbacks are taking over college football

The two true freshmen quarterbacks in last January’s championship game replaced sophomore quarterbacks who one year earlier had started as true freshmen. The changes were made at varying points during the season: Georgia’s Jake Fromm stepped in for an injured Jacob Eason in September, while …

Miami Hurricanes

ESPN Updates Its W-L Predictions For Country’s Top 25 Teams

With Week 3 in the books, ESPN’s FPI has updated its predictions for the rest of the 2018 season. The updates are now complete.<p>One of the categories …

Virginia Tech

How to navigate the complexity of claiming Social Security

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>On the bookshelf by my desk at work is “Get What’s Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your …

Social Security

Original Boston Pride Goalie Brittany Ott Is Back for a Fourth Season

<i>Beginning June 1, NWHL teams can re-sign players from their 2017-18 roster and their draft picks. Additionally, for those players who have completed</i> …

Boston

AP All-America Watch: BC's Brown, Ok St's Brailford bust out | FOX Sports

The Associated Press has been honoring college football’s best with an All-America team since 1925. This season, the AP released a preseason …

San Diego

The best and worst situational betting spots for Week 4 in college football

Situational angles in college football present themselves on a weekly basis.<p>Hangovers, sandwich spots, travel, and letdown situations aren't the …

Florida

The most important game for each Top 25 team

OK, we've had our fun with the non-conference schedule. Auburn-Washington, LSU-Miami, TCU-Ohio State. But now it's time to really dive into …

Virginia Tech

Syracuse on a roll in third season under coach Dino Babers

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — When the clock ticked to zero on Saturday and Syracuse had beaten another marquee team at home, Orange coach Dino Babers didn't have to flinch.<p>"I didn't get hit with any ice or water," said Babers, in his third season at Syracuse. "That means that they expected to win. A lot …

Syracuse

Temple football doesn’t act differently coming off season-saving win over Maryland

By any objective measure, Temple salvaged its football season with Saturday's convincing 35-14 win at Maryland. Just don't expect coach Geoff Collins …

AAC

College football picks, predictions, odds for Week 4: Alabama is back among the best bets

Week 4's best bets include Alabama-Texas A&M, Northern Illinois-FSU and more<p>Each week, I will use this space to tell you what I think are a few of …

Sports

What Can Brown Do For BC? Almost Anything. - Boston College

When Boston College traveled to Wake Forest last week, quarterbackAnthony Brownstood under the microscope of wavering doubts. He had thrown for 279 …

Wake Forest University

College Rankings: Week of September 18

Updated rankings for the Penn Monto/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) National Coaches Polls for Divisions I, II and III have been …

Team USA

No. 8 Notre Dame heads to Wake Forest

Notre Dame has been solid if not overwhelming in three home games, and now the eighth-ranked Fighting Irish take their first road venture.<p>Notre Dame …

Wake Forest University

Georgia Tech still in chase for Buford star Marcus Watson

Georgia Tech target Marcus Watson, a four-star guard from Buford High, provided good news for the Yellow Jackets Tuesday evening. Watson, perhaps the …

Georgia Tech

Bulpett: Celtics starters tip off musings of thoughtful hoop guy

Gathered a few thoughts — basketball and otherwise — over the offseason. Need to clear them out before spending what could possibly be the next nine …

Al Horford

Louisville’s McFerran, Duke’s Andretta earn ACC Field Hockey Players of the Week Honors

<b>GREENSBORO, N.C. (The ACC.com)</b> – Louisville goalkeeper Ayeisha McFerran has been named ACC Defensive Player of the Week, while Duke forward Caroline …

New Jersey

Coaches vs. Cancer Tip-off Classic

Loading...<p>A special night at the Boston College Club in downtown Boston. The annual Coaches vs. Cancer dinner which has already raised three hundred …

American Cancer Society

Coordinators; Big Plays; Opponents' Defenses

<b>Email Bag</b><p>In this format, we will publish your comments and answer your questions. To submit a comment or questions, please email me at …

Clemson Tigers

University Book Store Headlines: 9.19.2018

Football<p>Bobinski, Brohm in sync on scheduling - GoldandBlack.com<p>Tuesday post-practice video - GoldandBlack.com<p>Running game not forsaken or forgotten …

Purdue

Bowl Projections: What If This Is the Year Florida State's Streak Finally Ends?

If being held out of the end zone in the season opener against Virginia Tech and struggling to put away FCS Samford in Week 2 didn’t incite enough …

Florida

Wisconsin Basketball: Badgers miss on Beran

For the second time in two weeks, Wisconsin Basketball comes up empty with a top recruiting target.<p>Wisconsin Basketball’s recent recruiting struggles …

Recruitment

No. 1

Ranked No. 1 this preseason by ESPN, <i>Athlon</i> and <i>Lindy’s</i>, the reigning national champion Notre Dame women’s basketball team had their 2018-19 schedule …

Notre Dame

Candidates in Third District race offer sharp differences

Lori Trahan and Rick Green staked out vastly different ground on the first official day of the general election campaign.

Fundraising

Three-Point Stance: Week 3 breakout performers, top freshmen, Heisman

Rivals.com National Recruiting Director <b>Mike Farrell</b>’s thought-provoking Three-Point Stance is here with breakout performers from week three, some …

Wake Forest University

Lacrosse Announces Fall Ball Schedule - Boston College

<b>CHESTNUT HILL, Mass.</b>: The Boston College lacrosse team has announced the 2018 Fall Ball schedule. They will play over five weekends during the fall …

James Madison

Asking For Cash From Wealthy Nonprofits, Boston Looks Past Years Of Expansion

The City of Boston is home to some of the top universities, hospitals and cultural centers in the world.<p>Those institutions are a point of pride for …

Boston University

Number Crunching: Week 3

AP<p>Here's our eclectic look at some of the numbers surrounding Purdue football after the Missouri game and leading into the contest with Boston …

Recruitment