- Judge: Citizens United must disclose donor information to NY Updated: Jul-27-15 8:19 pm
NEW YORK - A nonprofit conservative organization advocating for less government must disclose information about its major donors to New York's attorney general if it wants to solicit money in the state, a judge said Monday.
- U. of Richmond suspends fraternity for policy violations Updated: Jul-26-15 12:59 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Sigma Alpha Epsilon's chapter at the University of Richmond has been indefinitely suspended for violating the school's policies.
- Police, Salvation Army partner in community outreach event Updated: Jul-25-15 9:05 am
TUCKER, Georgia - DeKalb County police are planning a community outreach event focused on the homeless and school-aged children.
- Man convicted of UI rape seeks overturn of verdict Updated: Jul-24-15 1:08 pm
MOSCOW, Idaho - A man convicted of raping a woman outside a University of Idaho fraternity house has asked that his conviction and 15-year sentence be dismissed.
- Nebraska patrol considering new community outreach policy Updated: Jul-24-15 7:17 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Authorities say a new outreach policy under consideration by Nebraska State Patrol leaders would encourage on-duty troopers to attend county fairs, public celebrations, school programs, sporting events, recitals and church services.
- No bail in alleged sexual assaults at Utah State fraternity Updated: Jul-23-15 5:13 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A judge has ordered a Utah State University student accused in sexual assaults at a fraternity house held without bail.
- US Navy nurse honored for not force-feeding Gitmo prisoners Updated: Jul-23-15 4:28 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A U.S. Navy nurse who refused to force-feed prisoners on an extended hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay has received an ethics award from the American Nurses Association.
- Teen's parents sue Johns Hopkins over alleged frat rape Updated: Jul-22-15 4:20 pm
BALTIMORE - The parents of a 16-year-old who says she was sexually assaulted at an off-campus fraternity party are suing Johns Hopkins University for $20 million.
- Teen's parents sue Johns Hopkins over alleged frat rape Updated: Jul-22-15 2:55 pm
BALTIMORE - The family of a 16-year-old who says she was sexually assaulted at an off-campus fraternity party is suing Johns Hopkins University for $20 million.
- Lack of forensic nurse training barrier for SD rape victims Updated: Jul-22-15 1:08 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A lack of forensic training for nurses across much of South Dakota is prolonging the distance rape victims need to travel in search of justice.
- Court upholds Milwaukee residency requirements Updated: Jul-21-15 2:16 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - A Wisconsin appeals court on Tuesday upheld Milwaukee's long-standing requirement that its public workers also live in the city, undermining a Republican-backed state law meant to bar such restrictions.
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- No charges for head of frat whose pledge died on hazing hike Updated: Jul-20-15 10:10 pm
LOS ANGELES - The head of a now-defunct fraternity at California State University, Northridge will not face charges in the death of a pledge during a hike that some say was senseless and cruel hazing.
- Fraternity member pleads to misdemeanor in resort vandalism Updated: Jul-20-15 8:16 am
GAYLORD, Michigan - Another member of a now-closed University of Michigan fraternity has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge connected to vandalism at a ski resort.
- Boeing warns airlines against flying battery shipments Updated: Jul-17-15 8:20 pm
WASHINGTON - Boeing, one of the world's two largest aircraft makers, warned its passenger airline customers on Friday that flying bulk shipments of lithium-ion batteries can cause fires capable of destroying the planes.
- Nebraska university suspends Alpha Tau Omega fraternity Updated: Jul-15-15 12:47 pm
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has suspended its Alpha Tau Omega fraternity chapter, citing a culture within the fraternity of alcohol use.
- Judge OKs plan requiring association to liquidate properties Updated: Jul-15-15 11:41 am
JONESBORO, Arkansas - A judge has approved a plan that requires the Craighead County Fair Association to liquidate remaining properties at old and new fairgrounds.
- 6 more charged in Hattiesburg Zoo flamingo deaths Updated: Jul-15-15 8:13 am
HATTIESBURG, Mississippi - Six more suspects have been indicted by a Forrest County grand jury for their involvement in an alleged fraternity scavenger hunt gone wrong resulting in the deaths of two Chilean flamingos at the Hattiesburg Zoo.
- Local Rotary Club to partner with American Red Cross Updated: Jul-12-15 1:08 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Members of the local Rotary Club will be joining with the Rhode Island chapter of the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief.
- Student-based nonprofit helping at national park in Indiana Updated: Jul-10-15 4:26 pm
DUNE ACRES, Indiana - Restoration and remediation efforts at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore have gotten a boost from student volunteers at several of the state's universities and a $1 million donation.
- University of Arizona cuts ties with another troubled frat Updated: Jul-07-15 8:10 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - The University of Arizona has cut ties with another troubled fraternity.
- Pennsylvania court rules police videos can be public records Updated: Jul-07-15 5:25 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania court ruled Tuesday that police videos recorded in public places are subject to public disclosure, although they may contain investigative portions that can be redacted.
- California urged to return $331 million meant for homeowners Updated: Jul-06-15 8:18 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Several California lawmakers and community assistance groups are calling on Gov. Jerry Brown to repay more than $331 million in funds intended to help homeowners struggling with foreclosures that the state siphoned off to help deal with its budget crisis.
- Baylor emails reveal fractious ties to alumni group Updated: Jul-06-15 12:48 pm
DALLAS - A long-running spat between Baylor University and one of its alumni associations, over actions the world's largest Baptist school claims is hurting its brand, has now unearthed emails full of insults and complaints - as well as calls by an exasperated university President Ken Starr to move on from the strife.
- Neo-Nazis rally in London, outnumbered by rivals Updated: Jul-04-15 1:28 pm
LONDON - A small group of neo-Nazis have staged an anti-Semitic rally in London, but were hugely outnumbered by counter-demonstrators.