Ex-Chamberlain High School running back Dennis Lundy became Northwestern's all-time leading rusher Saturday, when he gained 174 yards in a win over Indiana. Lundy, The Times' All-Suncoast Player of the Year in 1990, has gained 2,643 rushing in his career.
Haiti's interim army chief announced Saturday that authorities would begin searching private homes for hidden arms, signaling a new level of cooperation with the U.S. military. Meanwhile, shoppers and motorists jammed streets in the first shopping Saturday since the end of an international economic embargo and the return of legally available gasoline to Port-au-Prince.
POPE MISSES MASS:
Citing health reasons, Pope John Paul II canceled an appearance at a special mass to mark the opening of the academic year for Vatican institutions. The pope also canceled a trip to the United States this month because of his health, despite repeated denials from the Vatican that the pontiff's health is becoming worse.