Unsportsmanlike conduct

...week's ruling by the National Labor Relations Board is allowed to stand.The NLRB ruled football players at Northwestern University are "employees" of the school and, as such, can form a union.It essentially turns amateurs into professionals...

Ascent rapid for British amateur Fitzpatrick

...Augusta National's clubhouse, which can be used by amateurs in that year's Masters.Fitzpatrick attended Northwestern University on a golf scholarship in fall 2013, but not for long.As a freshman, he had two top-10 finishes in five...

Alzheimer's buddy program pairs patients, students

...worldwide.The two are part of a "buddy" program pairing doctors-to-be with dementia patients, pioneered at Northwestern University and adopted at a handful of other medical schools.Besides offering students a unique perspective on a disease...

Evans company treats employees, guests to annual Gator Bowl trip

...crowd at the game this year because of the Georgia fan base. Last year's game between Mississippi State and Northwestern universities was lightly attended, he said."I expect the stadium will be pretty full this year," said Simmons, whose...

Internet pricing focus of UGA study

...Jonathan Williams, faculty in the department of economics in UGA's Terry College of Business.With Aviv Nevo, a Northwestern University economist who is the chief economist at the federal Department of Justice, they plan to analyze data from more...

Fake ID distribution ringleaders sentenced to jail, probation

...a large fine," said Assistant District Attorney David Lock.Twenty-one people, including students from Northwestern University, the University of Alabama and the University of Mississippi, were also indicted in the case. Some of their...

Toyota revamps Corolla in tough market

...personality and more life,' given the way the competition is," says Tim Calkins, a marketing professor at Northwestern University.Toyota sold 132,514 Corollas this year through May, beating the No. 2 Civic by 3,500, but the Corolla's...

Grown children's success a blessing to Augusta father

...University; all four daughters graduated from Smith College; and the youngest son, Robert Williams, graduated from Northwestern University."He was accepted (to Yale), but he liked to do things his way," Williams said with a laugh.They all...

Tiger Woods misses another opportunity at a major

...for Woods' ball-carrier on the range. It ended with him being labeled the next big thing in British golf. And like one of his predecessors, Luke Donald, he'll head to Northwestern University outside Chicago to play college golf.

Georgia's debt could appear higher due to accounting changes to pensions

...No estimates are available from the Employees' Retirement System of Georgia as of Friday. But Joshua Rauh of Northwestern University estimated that nationally, it could boost the figure for outstanding liabilities more than seven times."While...