- The Latest: Hawaii bill allows more Maui water diversion Updated: May-03-16 10:01 pm
HONOLULU - The Latest on the Hawaii Legislature passing dozens of bills ahead of a legislative deadline (all times local):
- The Latest: Democrats' effort to adds KidsCare fails Updated: May-03-16 9:10 pm
PHOENIX - The Latest on Arizona's budget (all times local):
- Arizona House, Senate advancing budget after K-12 agreement Updated: May-03-16 9:08 pm
PHOENIX - The Arizona Legislature on Tuesday was on track to finally enact a spending package for the state budget year beginning July 1 after a week spent wrangling over additional funding for K-12 schools that wasn't included in the initial budget agreement.
- Woman sues Carleton College over alleged sexual assaults Updated: May-03-16 8:45 pm
NORTHFIELD, Minnesota - A woman who says she was sexually assaulted is suing Carleton College.
- Hawaii's $13.7B budget funds housing, health, schools Updated: May-03-16 8:11 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaii lawmakers have passed the state's $13.7 billion budget for 2017, providing funding for affordable housing development, new classroom facilities and the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.
- FSU student reps: No headdresses at Seminoles games Updated: May-03-16 8:08 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida State University's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
- Court rules former coach's lawsuit against Texas can proceed Updated: May-03-16 7:47 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - A race and gender discrimination lawsuit filed against the University of Texas by former women's track coach Bev Kearney can proceed, a state appeals court ruled Tuesday.
- Detroit teachers to return to classroom after 2-day sick-out Updated: May-03-16 7:46 pm
DETROIT - Teachers who closed Detroit schools for two days by calling out sick announced Tuesday that they would return to the classroom after receiving assurance from the district's manager that they would be paid.
- House backs bid to allow national sex survey in high schools Updated: May-03-16 7:32 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - State senators will consider whether to allow a national sex survey in Louisiana public high schools.
- Lawsuit accusing Maine governor of blackmail is dismissed Updated: May-03-16 7:11 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing Republican Gov. Paul LePage of using blackmail to force a charter school operator to rescind a job offer to a political opponent, a flap that roiled the Legislature and led to an impeachment effort.
- As Big 12 ponders expansion, American on guard for losses Updated: May-03-16 7:01 pm
The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections.
- Georgia governor vetoes 'campus-carry' concealed gun bill Updated: May-03-16 6:55 pm
ATLANTA - Georgia's Republican governor vetoed a bill Tuesday allowing concealed handguns on college campuses, rejecting the proposal that a legislature controlled by his own party had easily approved in an election year.
- The Latest: Deal also vetoes bill allowing weapons in church Updated: May-03-16 6:51 pm
ATLANTA - The Latest on legislation to allow anyone with a permit to carry concealed handguns on Georgia campuses (all times local):
- The Latest: Detroit teachers say they will return to work Updated: May-03-16 6:34 pm
DETROIT - The Latest on the sick-out by teachers that's closed dozens of Detroit schools on Tuesday (all times local):
- From lab to sanctuary: 220 research chimps being relocated Updated: May-03-16 6:34 pm
NEW ORLEANS - All 220 chimpanzees at a Louisiana university's research lab in New Iberia will be moving to a new sanctuary in north Georgia, the university said Monday, in what appears to be a first for a non-federal lab.
- Judge drops 1 claim from UT lawsuit, rest of case proceeds Updated: May-03-16 5:51 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A federal judge has dismissed one of dozens of claims in a Title IX lawsuit filed against Tennessee while denying the rest of the school's motion to dismiss.
- Teen injured during shot-put event in Meeteetse Updated: May-03-16 5:39 pm
CODY, Wyoming - A teen helping to measure distances in the shot-put event in Meeteetse was air lifted to a hospital after being struck in the head by an errant throw.
- Louisville students' lawsuit against escort is dismissed Updated: May-03-16 5:23 pm
A Louisville judge has dismissed a lawsuit by University of Louisville students filed against Katina Powell that said the escort's book allegations of sex parties at the men's basketball players' dormitory had devalued their education.
- SIU offers plan to boost campus diversity after protests Updated: May-03-16 4:51 pm
CARBONDALE, Illinois - Southern Illinois University has responded to student protests against racism with a plan to boost campus diversity.
- Va. school board appeals transgender restroom ruling Updated: May-03-16 4:51 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A Virginia school board has asked the full 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to review a panel's ruling that a transgender teen must be allowed to use the boys' restroom at school.
- Court sides with ex-school board member in meetings case Updated: May-03-16 4:33 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a former central Ohio school board member who says his colleagues violated state open meetings laws while exchanging emails.
- UI student's medical records sought in infant death case Updated: May-03-16 4:33 pm
URBANA, Illinois - Prosecutors want to subpoena medical records from a University of Illinois student accused of suffocating her newborn baby after giving birth in a residence hall bathroom.
- School sacks nation's last tackle powder-puff football game Updated: May-03-16 4:31 pm
JUPITER, Florida - What boosters describe as the nation's last tackle powder-puff football game is no more, at least for now.
- Officials say chickenpox reported at Buncombe County academy Updated: May-03-16 4:28 pm
ASHEVILLE, North Carolina - School officials in Buncombe County are notifying parents after five cases of chickenpox were reported at a local academy.
- Parents sue over lead in water at New Jersey city's schools Updated: May-03-16 4:28 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - Parents of four students filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against New Jersey's largest school district and other public officials over lead found in drinking water.