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Celebrate National Boys & Girls Club Week

Boys & Girls Club of the Redwoods Invites Humboldt County to ‘Open the Door. Take the Tour.’ The local organization opens its doors to the public during National Boys & Girls Club Week. The Boys & Girls Club of the Redwoods i...

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  • Business

    Student loan recipients go on repayment strike, face default

    WASHINGTON (AP) Sarah Dieffenbacher is on a debt strike. She's refusing to make payments on the more than $100,000 in federal and private loans she says she owes for studies at a for-profit college that she now considers so worthless she...

    Kimberly Hefling, AP Education Writer|

  • Business

    Student loan recipients go on repayment strike, face default

    WASHINGTON (AP) Sarah Dieffenbacher is on a debt strike. She's refusing to make payments on the more than $100,000 in federal and private loans she says she owes for studies at a for-profit college that she now considers so worthless she...

    Kimberly Hefling, AP Education Writer|

  • News

    Latest on NSA shooting: Driver refused orders to stop

    3:55 p.m.Authorities aren't saying yet why two men dressed as women tried to enter the National Security Agency's campus at Fort Meade, Maryland without permission shortly before 9 a.m. Monday. But the NSA has issued a statement providing a point...

    By The Associated Press|

  • News

    NY in settlement with college group on sports eligibility

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York's attorney general announced a settlement Monday with the National Junior College Athletic Association to eliminate a rule nationally that limited sports eligibility mostly to students who attended at least three...

    By Michael Virtanen, Associated Press|

  • News

    Mary Washington University rugby team suspended over chant

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) The University of Mary Washington has suspended activities for its men's rugby team after officials there said an audio recording captured some team members chanting a song with violent and sexually explicit lyrics.In...

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  • News

    Connecticut College cancels classes over racist graffiti

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) The president of Connecticut College canceled classes Monday following the discovery over the weekend of racist graffiti, scheduling a series of events in their place to promote discussion and "eradicate this ignorance and...

    By Michael Melia, Associated Press|

  • Suicides

    Death of western Nebraska college student ruled a suicide

    CHADRON, Neb. (AP) Dawes County authorities say the death of a 19-year-old Chadron State College student was a result of suicide.The body of Fatima Larios, of Seaside, California, was found in a campus residence hall around 2:30 a.m. on Jan....

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  • News

    Swastika graffiti found at Northeastern University

    BOSTON (AP) The president of Northeastern University is reacting angrily to the discovery of swastikas on campus.The Nazi symbol was found drawn on a dry-erase board in the common space of the International Village dorm at around 1:30 a.m....

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  • News

    UC Berkeley student missing after leaving Los Angeles party

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Authorities and concerned relatives and friends sought the public's help on Sunday in finding a University of California, Berkeley student who went missing after he left a party near the University of Southern California.Eloi...

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  • Politics

    Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakers

    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) Generations of Nevada's Native Americans passed through the doors of the Stewart Indian School, some enduring painfully harsh treatment as their culture was stripped away while others left in later years with fond...

    By Riley Snyder, Associated Press|

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