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    Witnesses: No reason for Texas police to fire into car

    DALLAS (AP) Teenagers who witnessed a police shooting that killed a high school freshman in Texas testified on Friday that there was no reason for the ex-officer to fire into the car carrying the victim and four other black teenagers.The...

    By Ryan Tarinelli, Associated Press|

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    Student sues professor he says sexually harassed him

    NEW YORK (AP) A former New York University graduate student has sued a prominent professor, alleging she turned his dream of working with a world-class scholar "into more than three years of continuous and unabated sexual harassment, sexual...

    By Larry Neumeister, Associated Press|

  • Lifestyle

    105-year-old man receives San Diego State diploma

    SAN DIEGO (AP) A 105-year-old man has received his diploma from San Diego State University, more than eight decades after graduating.KFMB-TV reports that Bill Vogt received the diploma on Thursday during a ceremony at the campus alumni center....

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    Professors challenge to Texas 'Campus Carry' law rejected

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Three University of Texas professors have lost another legal round in their challenge to a Texas law allowing people with concealed-handgun licenses to carry weapons on public university campuses.The New Orleans-based 5th U.S....

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    Oklahoma School for the Deaf closed after threat called in

    SULPHUR, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma officials have closed a school for deaf students after the facility received a threatening phone call.A spokeswoman for the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services says officials believe Thursday's threat to...

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    Parents of LSU fraternity pledge sue after son's death

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) The parents of a Louisiana State University freshman who died of alcohol intoxication after an alleged fraternity hazing ritual have filed a $25 million federal lawsuit against the university board, the fraternity and several...

    By Kevin Mcgill, Associated Press|

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    18-year-old teenager dies from injuries in library crash

    DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) A teenager who was getting ready for his first day of college is dead after he crashed his car into a community library in upstate New York.State police on Thursday identified the driver as 18-year-old Blake Lucas. Troopers...

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  • News

    Feds to review Ohio State response to claims of abuse by doc

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Federal officials are investigating Ohio State University's response to allegations against a team doctor now accused of sexual misconduct against scores of athletes and other male students in the 1980s and 1990s.The U.S....

    By Kantele Franko, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    Jordan McNair's dad: Maryland should fire suspended coach

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) The parents of offensive lineman Jordan McNair say suspended University of Maryland coach DJ Durkin should be fired.McNair collapsed during a preseason conditioning drill May 29 and died two weeks later. Durkin was placed...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    Videos show workers on Florida bridge before collapse

    MIAMI (AP) New videos show construction workers laboring on a pedestrian bridge in Florida shortly before it collapses, killing six people.The time-lapse video released Wednesday by Florida International University shows the four construction...

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