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    Regents approve Arizona State coach Herm Edwards' contract

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) The state Board of Regents has approved a multi-year contract for new Arizona State football coach Herm Edwards.Under the deal approved Wednesday, the regents say Edwards' initial salary will be $2 million with a $250,000...

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  • Entertainment

    Former UC Davis professor, conductor accused of sex assault

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) A former conductor of the University of California, Davis, Symphony Orchestra gave up his professor titles amid allegations he sexually assaulted a former student who now works at the university.D. Kern Holoman, who...

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    Air Force Academy accused of retaliating over sex assaults

    DENVER (AP) A former U.S. Air Force Academy official who was harshly criticized for her handling of sexual assaults said the school made her a scapegoat and that commanders are downplaying the number of attacks.Teresa Beasley told "CBS This...

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    Shots fired at Penn State satellite campus, coroner at scene

    MONACA, Pa. (AP) Officials say shots have been fired near a dining hall at a Penn State satellite campus near Pittsburgh and a coroner is at the scene.Penn State Beaver issued an alert just before 4 p.m. Wednesday that shots were fired, adding...

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  • Crime

    3rd Georgia player arrested since team made college playoff

    ATHENS, Ga. (AP) A Georgia freshman is facing a felony forgery charge over allegations of passing a counterfeit $100 bill last summer, the third player to be arrested since the Bulldogs won the Southeastern Conference championship and a spot in...

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    Iowa district apologizes to student in cancer recovery

    WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) A school district in southeast Iowa has apologized after disciplining a student for dress-code violations when she covered her head after losing her hair during cancer treatments.Chloe Terpenning, 15, was disciplined...

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  • News

    Coast Guard Academy: 2 white cadets harassed black classmate

    NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) The U.S. Coast Guard Academy says an investigator has recommended discipline against two white cadets for harassing a black classmate.The investigation was prompted by an October incident in which a cadet played a...

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    Sororities object to Harvard's policy on single-sex clubs

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) Three Harvard University sororities are objecting to a school policy that bans students in single-gender clubs from holding campus leadership positions.The women in a joint letter to Harvard President Drew Faust say their...

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    Ohio teacher seen in video tackling student is suspended

    CANTON, Ohio (AP) School authorities in northeast Ohio say a high school teacher has been suspended with pay and is under investigation after a cellphone video surfaced showing him tackling a student inside a classroom.The Canton Repository...

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  • Business

    Temple professor donates $100,000 prize to student aid fund

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) A Temple University professor who won a $100,000 prize for research into the rising cost of college will donate the money to a fund she established to help students cope with financial emergencies.Sara Goldrick-Rab tells...

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