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    Ithaca College student fatally stabbed on Cornell campus

    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) Officials say an Ithaca College student was fatally stabbed and another student injured in a fight on Cornell University's campus.Both schools posted statements saying the two students were stabbed around 2 a.m. Sunday during...

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  • Business

    In varied ways, costs of New Jersey bridge scandal add up

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Nearly three years after New Jersey traffic lanes were closed leading to the George Washington Bridge in an apparent act of political revenge, the costs continue to mount.Taxpayers are footing millions in legal fees, Gov....

    By David Porter, Associated Press|

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    A look at Penn State scandal legal fallout after 5 years

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) It's been nearly five years since retired Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested, and Pennsylvania courts are still dealing with the scandal's legal fallout.Sandusky testified in a courtroom earlier this...

    By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Studies: Illinois' fixed-tuition law drives up others' costs

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) The Illinois law that locks in tuition rates for in-state students appears to have the unintended effect of driving up tuition for out-of-state students and fees for all, according to a pair of studies from University of...

    By David Mercer, Associated Press|

  • Crime

    Former teacher sentenced for sex acts with student

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) A former Orange County high school teacher who had a long affair with a 15-year-old student has been sentenced to six months in jail.Thirty-seven-year-old Rebecca Diebolt of Brea was sentenced Friday and ordered to...

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  • News

    Ohio students can finish college, law degree in 6 years

    BEXLEY, Ohio (AP) Aja Miyamoto strolls into social functions now at the Capital University Law School like she's one of the club. As a matter of fact, though Miyamoto is still a 19-year-old sophomore, she is.Through a special program called...

    By Julie Carr Smyth, AP Statehouse Correspondent|

  • Crime

    Ex-wife says Trump campaign CEO made anti-Semitic remarks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over sending their daughters to private school nearly a decade ago, according to court papers reviewed...

    By Brian Melley And Jill Colvin, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Transgender North Carolinians get restroom-access win

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) A federal judge ruled Friday that two students and an employee must be allowed to use restrooms matching their gender identity at University of North Carolina campuses, and he said they have a strong chance of proving the...

    By Jonathan Drew And Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press|

  • Crime

    Ex-wife says Trump campaign CEO made anti-Semitic remarks

    LOS ANGELES (AP) An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over sending their daughters to private school nearly a decade ago, according to court papers reviewed...

    By Brian Melley And Jill Colvin, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Correction: Hospital Superbug Outbreak story

    LOS ANGELES (AP) In a Feb. 20, 2015 story about an antibiotic-resistant "superbug" outbreak at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, The Associated Press mischaracterized a statement an expert made about proving the cause of an infection. Lawrence...

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