- Group backs off $5M request for Browns' facility in Columbus Updated: Feb-11-16 10:49 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - A Columbus development group plans to stop pushing a request for the state to help pay $5 million to build a practice facility for the Cleveland Browns at Ohio State University so the team can move its summer training camp.
- UAB to improve access after disabilities act complaint Updated: Feb-11-16 5:27 am
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The University of Alabama at Birmingham has reached a settlement to ensure equal access for people with disabilities to the university's facilities.
- Michigan governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructure Updated: Feb-10-16 8:07 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state - a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities.
- 2 students stop bus after driver has medical emergency Updated: Feb-10-16 12:54 pm
BRIDGEWATER, New Jersey - Two students were able to bring their school bus to a stop on Wednesday morning after their driver apparently suffered a medical emergency.
- Rural Williston voters deciding fate of proposed new school Updated: Feb-09-16 11:09 am
WILLISTON, North Dakota - Voters in the district encompassing rural schools around Williston are deciding the fate of a proposed new facility.
- Iowa City school busing cuts raise concerns for families Updated: Feb-08-16 1:52 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Community members say they have mixed reactions to the Iowa City Community School Board's decision to eliminate a free busing service.
- Village store, summer home added to historic places list Updated: Feb-08-16 10:09 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Village buildings, a store, and a summer home are among the properties being added to the New Hampshire State Register of Historic Places.
- Several projects in works at southwest North Dakota schools Updated: Feb-07-16 1:01 pm
DICKINSON, North Dakota - Several schools in southwestern North Dakota are in the midst of or have plans for major construction projects.
- Struggle over Saint Edward: Renovate it, or tear it down? Updated: Feb-07-16 3:05 am
SEATTLE - When developer Kevin Daniels announced plans in August to renovate the badly deteriorated 1931 seminary building at Saint Edward State Park in Kenmore and turn it into a hotel and spa, he said he knew it would involve a lengthy public process and outspoken neighbors who love their park the way it is.
- Unruly bus riders prompts Jefferson County to crack down Updated: Feb-05-16 2:17 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A union official says more than 60 percent of bus drivers for Jefferson County Public Schools say they have felt unsafe on the job.
- Penn State awaiting improvement options for Beaver Stadium Updated: Feb-05-16 2:04 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - A team of architects and engineers have spent the last two months at Penn State helping formulate a plan that will include a renovation or rebuild of Beaver Stadium.
- LaGrange College launches $21M project to boost sciences Updated: Feb-05-16 5:12 am
LAGRANGE, Georgia - LaGrange College officials have announced a $21 million project to produce a 43,000-square-foot laboratory facility and renovate a 27,000-square-foot science building.
- Campus beer, wine sales measure receives committee approval Updated: Feb-04-16 4:40 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - South Dakota's six public universities could see wine and beer sales on campus at sports and other special events under a plan that a legislative committee approved Thursday.
- Protests, EU demands add pressure on Greece's Tsipras Updated: Feb-04-16 3:51 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Tens of thousands joined anti-government protests across Greece Thursday as the country was crippled by a general strike against painful pension reforms demanded by bailout lenders.
- The Latest: Browns say 2016 training camp will be in Berea Updated: Feb-04-16 2:47 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Latest on the Cleveland Browns plans to move their summer training camp to Columbus (all times local):
- New Rutgers athletic director inherits program at low point Updated: Feb-04-16 12:41 pm
PISCATAWAY, New Jersey - Rutgers' new athletic director is unsparing when asked how he plans to turn around a program after a series of embarrassing developments on and off the field.
- School bus camera plans rejected by Lafayette school board Updated: Feb-04-16 7:14 am
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - The Lafayette Parish School Board has rejected proposals from two companies for camera services on school buses. The board decided to explore purchasing their own cameras to monitor activity inside the buses and to catch drivers who break school bus traffic laws.
- Woman whose body was found near vacant school identified Updated: Feb-03-16 7:57 pm
DETROIT - A woman whose body was found near a vacant school building on Detroit's west side has been identified.
- The Latest: Suspected tornado damages Army post in Georgia Updated: Feb-03-16 7:20 pm
The Latest on the winter storm system affecting a broad swath of the Midwest and Southern U.S. (all times local):
- Cremation form shows slain bus driver was shot in face Updated: Feb-03-16 7:23 am
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - A cremation certificate shows a central Pennsylvania school bus driver found slain in her home was shot in the face.
- Voters in Redfield approve $16 million bond for new school Updated: Feb-03-16 6:42 am
REDFIELD, South Dakota - Voters in the Redfield School District have approved a $16 million bond issue to build a new school.
- State manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early Updated: Feb-02-16 3:26 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted water crisis and his handling of teacher sick-outs and building conditions in Detroit's troubled public schools, Darnell Earley has decided to step down from his job as the state-appointed emergency manager for Michigan's largest school district before the end of his 18-month term.
- Patient climbs out of moving ambulance, is killed by car Updated: Feb-02-16 12:45 pm
HOLTSVILLE, New York - A man suffering from a mental illness unbuckled himself from a stretcher, opened the back door of a moving ambulance and jumped out before he was struck and killed by a vehicle that then left the scene, a police official said Tuesday.
- Freezing overnight temperatures in store for most of Arizona Updated: Feb-01-16 8:00 pm
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - A winter storm dropped snow across Arizona on Monday, from the state's high country down to the desert region bordering Mexico.
- Full text of Gov. Bill Haslam's annual budget address Updated: Feb-01-16 7:21 pm
The full text of Gov. Bill Haslam's annual State of the State address as prepared for delivery to lawmakers on Monday: