Teen Awarded College Scholarship For Essay Honoring Army Vet BrotherA senior at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights has been awarded a college scholarship for her moving essay about losing her brother to suicide after he returned from a tour of duty in Iraq.
Purdue Grad Student Hoping For One-Way Ticket To MarsA couple hundred thousand people applied for the Netherlands-based Mars One project, and now there are only about 660. By Monday, there will only be about 200 still in the running for the plan to establish a permanent human colony on Mars by 2025.
Cody Cousins, Who Fatally Shot Purdue Student, Found Dead In PrisonCody Cousins, who was convicted of killing a fellow Purdue University student in January, killed himself in his Michigan City jail cell.
Bernstein: Outrage At Michigan Obscures Darker TruthWe express outrage to the visual, but it's the sub-concussive hits that are so problematic in football.
Purdue University Killer Cody Cousins Sentenced To 65 Years
Bernstein: Concussion Focus Obscures High School Football RiskThe IHSA is obscuring the truth on concussions, a detriment to all involved.
Study Might Explain Why Trailer Parks Seem To Be Tornado MagnetsResearchers looked at 60 years worth of climatological data from the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center, and found tornadoes touch down most often in "transition zones" – areas where a dramatic change in landscape takes place.
Purdue University Shooting: One Dead, Suspect In CustodyOne person was killed and a suspect has been charged with murder after at shooting inside a classroom at Purdue University on Tuesday.