Former NFL player opens fourth area Bojangles', in Evans

...probably the strongest in the CSRA as we've seen so far," Biakabutuka said.The former running back for the University of Michigan and Carolina Panthers entered the Bojangles' franchise system in 2008 when he purchased and renovated the Walton...

Family found dead in house of ex-tennis pro James Blake

...father-in-law said. Kimberly Campbell had graduated from Central Michigan University and Darrin Campbell had an MBA from the University of Michigan.They lived in San Antonio, where Campbell was an executive with Pearl Brewing Company, before moving to Tampa...

UGA raising grade requirements to graduate with honors; won't affect students until 2018

ATHENS, Ga. - UGA officials voted to make the change last month because the proportion of students earning honor diplomas has crept up to nearly half.

Frigid winter has given way to a warming economy

...confidence has nearly returned to pre-recession levels, according to two surveys by the Conference Board and the University of Michigan. Americans are increasingly optimistic about economic growth and hiring.Also Thursday, a private survey showed...

Feds probe Emory University

ATLANTA -- The U.S. Department of Education says Emory University is being investigated for the way it responds to complaints of sexual violence and harassment.

3 finalists to lead SC med school

...Dr. Ora Pescovitz. Pescovitz is the CEO of the University of Michigan Health system and executive vice president for medical affairs at the University of Michigan. ___

Potential NFL players have been preparing for this week's scouting combine for weeks

The NFL's scouting combine takes place this week. That means hundreds of young players with dreams of playing professional football will be putting all their hard work over the past few months into action.

NY jury convicts former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager of insider trading charges

NEW YORK - A former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager was convicted Thursday of helping the company owned by billionaire Steven A. Cohen earn more than a quarter-billion dollars illegally through trades based on secrets about the testing of a potential breakthrough Alzheimer's drug.

General Motors makes history with CEO pick

DETROIT - Mary Barra has spent the past three years as General Motors' product chief, making cars that drive better, last longer and look good in showrooms. Now she will take on an even bigger job.

Calgary Flames end losing streak to Chicago Blackhawks

...He went into the boards facefirst.With blood on the ice, Merrill looked wobbly as he was helped to the locker room. He did not return.A 2010 second-round draft choice, Merrill played college hockey at the University of Michigan.