Matt Slingerland, who comes from a family of timbersport competitors, will vie for the national title this weekend in Georgia.
Justices rule 7 to 2 that some defendants aren't competent enough to represent themselves.
The economic slowdown is making long-term woes – such as rising debt and slim pay raises – more acute.
Readers remember their experiences with the Monitor's old pen-pal column
Powerful in places, this Famke Janssen film becomes a standard fatalistic misfits-on-the-run movie.
A part of the McCain-Feingold reform law is being contested on behalf of wealthy candidates running for Congress.
Vivian Cherry is nearly 90, but her career is blooming with the publication of her first book.