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NBA legend Patrick Ewing hospitalized with coronavirus

May 23, 2020 - 9:12 AM

Georgetown University says Patrick Ewing, the Knicks great now coaching his alma mater, is the only team member who tested positive

ICON. Patrick Ewing turns to coaching after a legendary basketball career. Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images/AFP

College player with heart ailment gets last dunk

Mar 08, 2015 - 2:15 PM

A heart ailment ended the career of Georgetown University basketball player Tyler Adams after only four games as a freshman in 2011 or so he thought until Saturday

Tyler Adams got the seniors day gift of a lifetime. Screenshot from YouTube

Deadly Middle East respiratory virus strikes in US

May 03, 2014 - 7:43 AM

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 401 people in 12 countries have been confirmed to have MERS including the US patient

MERS. This undated handout picture courtesy of the British Health Protection Agency shows the Coronavirus seen under an electron microscope. AFP PHOTO / British Health Protection Agency

Blood test can predict Alzheimer's: study

Mar 10, 2014 - 4:27 PM

The blood test can tell with 90 accuracy whether a healthy person will develop Alzheimer s disease within 3 years

BLOOD TEST. A new blood test is 90% accurate in determining whether someone will develop Alzheimer's in the next 3 years.

Obama lays out national plan to fight climate change

Jun 26, 2013 - 7:49 AM

Obama: As a president as a father and as an American I am here to say we need to act

CLIMATE SPEECH. US President Barack Obama delivers a speech on climate change at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, June 25, 2013. White House video frame grab

Obama to propose 'national plan' on climate change

Jun 25, 2013 - 9:37 PM

UPDATE Obama will bypass climate change skeptics in the US Congress and order tough new rules to curb carbon emissions

US President Barack Obama speaks in an online message posted at the White House official website June 22, 2013. Frame grab courtesy of the White House

Making ends meet at Georgetown University

Jun 19, 2013 - 11:23 AM

To Filipino students abroad may you gain some insight or at least get to laugh at how I made ends meet at Georgetown University