- Paxton Lynch makes his Broncos debut Updated: May-06-16 1:40 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Paxton Lynch is making his on-field debut for the Super Bowl champions, participating in the Denver Broncos' rookie minicamp before heading back to Memphis for graduation ceremonies this weekend.
- Riverview Gardens backers speak out at public hearing Updated: May-06-16 12:55 pm
ST. LOUIS - Parents, students and graduates of a St. Louis-area school district are making the case for shedding an unaccredited designation, which allows students to transfer to better-performing schools.
- The Latest: Secretary Kerry says war on terror will be won Updated: May-06-16 12:25 pm
BOSTON - The Latest on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's commencement address to Northeastern University (all times local):
- Kerry: Diverse graduating class is 'Trump's worst nightmare' Updated: May-06-16 11:59 am
BOSTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has told Northeastern University's graduating class that their diversity makes them "Donald Trump's worst nightmare."
- Notre Dame plans extra security with Biden at commencement Updated: May-06-16 11:40 am
SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The University of Notre Dame is encouraging people to arrive early for commencement on May 15 because of extra security with Vice President Joe Biden attending.
- Triplets born prematurely set to graduate at top of class Updated: May-06-16 9:25 am
SAUGATUCK, Michigan - Triplets born 15 weeks premature in 1997 are set to graduate at their top of their class at a western Michigan high school.
- More than 700 to graduate at Mississippi College ceremonies Updated: May-06-16 4:30 am
CLINTON, Mississippi - The leader of the Mississippi Baptist Convention will keynote Mississippi College's commencement Saturday.
- Michigan State senior puts parking tickets on graduation cap Updated: May-06-16 2:06 am
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A graduating senior at Michigan State University has used parking tickets to decorate her green graduation cap in the form of a Spartan block "S."
- Past president of US Bar Association speaks at U of SC Updated: May-06-16 12:59 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - University of South Carolina trustee William Hubbard is scheduled to address graduates of the University of South Carolina.
- Entertainer Sheryl Underwood speaks at SC State commencement Updated: May-06-16 12:58 am
ORANGEBURG, South Carolina - Sheryl Underwood, one of the panelists on the CBS show "The Talk," is delivering the commencement address at South Carolina State University.
- Will Smith's widow accepts his posthumous degree in Miami Updated: May-05-16 10:19 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The widow of former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith accepted his degree from the University of Miami on Thursday, nearly a month after he was shot and killed.
- Doctor who helped expose Flint water crisis speaking at MSU Updated: May-05-16 8:03 pm
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A doctor credited with bringing Flint's crisis with lead-tainted drinking water to the public's attention after state agencies initially dismissed her concerns is the speaker at Michigan State University's undergraduate commencement ceremony.
- Mississippi Valley to honor 2 blues singers at graduation Updated: May-05-16 4:00 pm
ITTA BENA, Mississippi - Mississippi Valley State University will honor two blues legends during commencement Saturday, as more than 450 students graduate.
- High-paying jobs in Florida? Scott says more work needed Updated: May-05-16 3:33 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Gov. Rick Scott says more work needs to be done to make sure students are graduating with degrees that could lead to jobs.
- Michigan man's gunshot ordeal inspires him to become doctor Updated: May-05-16 1:54 pm
EAST LANSING, Michigan - A gunshot victim whose life was saved by Detroit doctors is set to graduate from an East Lansing medical school.
- Teachers union, parents protest PARCC test grad requirement Updated: May-05-16 6:06 am
TRENTON, New Jersey - New Jersey's largest teachers union is urging state education officials not to require students pass PARCC tests to graduate.
- University of Arizona to confer degrees for 6,000 graduates Updated: May-05-16 5:52 am
TUCSON, Arizona - Approximately 6,000 University of Arizona students will receive degrees during this year's spring commencement.
- Head of black college fund to address Alcorn State graduates Updated: May-05-16 4:17 am
LORMAN, Mississippi - The leader of a group that helps fund and improve historically black colleges will headline Alcorn State University's Saturday commencement.
- Iowa's high school graduation rate continues to rise Updated: May-03-16 3:39 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Department of Education says the state's high school graduation rate has increased for the fifth year in a row.
- Trump, Biden to attend University of Pennsylvania graduation Updated: May-03-16 11:50 am
PHILADELPHIA - Donald Trump and Joe Biden will be attending the same University of Pennsylvania graduation ceremony, but not for political reasons.
- Arkansas colleges see four-year graduation rates increase Updated: May-02-16 3:42 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Data from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education shows that the state's four-year college graduation rate has steadily increased in the past five years.
- Louisiana's high school graduation rate continues to improve Updated: May-02-16 1:12 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana four-year high school graduation rate for public school students continues its upward trend, reaching 77.5 percent in 2015, the state education department announced Monday. That marked an all-time high and the fifth year that the rate has improved.
- Raimondo to celebrate College Signing Day in Providence Updated: May-01-16 1:03 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Gov. Gina Raimondo is planning to visit a Providence high school to celebrate College Signing Day with graduating seniors.
- Academic achievement program passes 25,000 graduates mark Updated: May-01-16 10:39 am
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire program that encourages high school students to take challenging classes with an emphasis on science and math is celebrating passing the 25,000 graduates mark in its 10th year.
- Lions add Michigan QB Rudock in 6th round as draft wraps up Updated: Apr-30-16 8:19 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions had already drafted three players who could provide protection for quarterback Matthew Stafford.