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SPORTS
February 6, 1985 | Associated Press
A Metro Atlantic Conference basketball game between Army and Fordham was suspended shortly before halftime Tuesday night after a bomb threat was telephoned to the Fordham security office, Fordham athletic director Dave Rice said. Rice said a male voice, which he described as foreign, warned that a bomb would be detonated inside Rose Hill Gymnasium "because Army is playing."
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SPORTS
April 16, 1987
Nick Macarchuk, basketball coach at a Canisius for the last 10 years has been named coach at Fordham.
SPORTS
February 15, 2000 | Associated Press
Fordham Coach Bob Hill was reprimanded by the Atlantic 10 for calling the officiating "an embarrassment to basketball" after Sunday's loss to St. Joseph's. Hill was ejected after receiving two technical fouls. Fordham player Steve Canal, also ejected, was suspended for one game by the school.
NEWS
October 2, 2012 | By Eryn Brown, Los Angeles Times
When teenagers engage in dangerous behavior, adults usually chalk it up to some innate fondness for risk - the thrill of an unsafe situation. But in fact, adolescents may be more risk-averse than adults, a new study has found.  Their willingness to engage in risky behavior may have less to do with thrill-seeking per se than with a higher tolerance for uncertain consequences, researchers reported Monday. “Teenagers enter unsafe situations not because they are drawn to dangerous or risky situations, but rather because they aren't informed enough about the odds of the consequences of their actions,” said Agnieszka Tymula, a postdoctoral researcher at New York University and coauthor of a report detailing the study, in a statement.
SPORTS
October 23, 1996 | Staff and Wire Reports
Hensley Sapenter Jr. was reinstated as Prairie View A&M's interim coach on a probationary basis but was removed as athletic director after a school investigation into his use of ineligible players. * The Lafayette-Fordham game postponed Oct 12 when a Fordham player collapsed during warmups and died, will be played Nov. 27, but only if it has a bearing on the Patriot League championship.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 30, 2009 | Reed Johnson
Thanks to Sonia Sotomayor, President Obama's U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Americans may have to start wrapping their tongues and minds around a word that has nothing to do with abortion rights or the 2nd Amendment, but a lot to do with the country's evolving ethnic and cultural profile: Nuyorican. Referring to a person of Puerto Rican parentage or heritage born and (usually) raised in New York City, or to the culture of that group, it's a term that the Bronx-born judge embraces proudly.
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