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  • Black PhD Student Fatally Shot By His Boyfriend During Argument

    Devon Wade led an exceptional life despite growing up with both parents incarcerated.   A Ph.D. candidate at Columbia University defined the odds and overcame the tremendous obstacle of having both parents incarcerated. Despite leading a life of academic success and having a promising future, the life of Devon...
  • Lawyer: Ex-student charged in body fluids case isn’t racist

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The lawyer for a former Connecticut college student accused of smearing body fluids on her roommate’s belongings said Tuesday that he doesn’t expect authorities to file hate crime charges. Attorney Tom Stevens’ comments came after former University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu appeared before a state...
  • Police: Student put body fluids on roommate’s belongings

    WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A white Connecticut college student has been charged with smearing body fluids on her black roommate’s belongings – and police are saying it was a bias crime. West Hartford police said Wednesday that 18-year-old University of Hartford student Brianna Brochu was charged with misdemeanor criminal...
  • New scholarship offers hope to women who long to be ordained in Catholic Church

    “There is always a moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in,” Graham Greene writes in his novel The Power and the Glory. For Sheila Durkin Dierks, that moment came around the age of 5 or 6 when she was playing priest. “I can still...
  • Elementary School Teacher Arrested for Relationship with Student!

    An elementary school counselor in Texas faces charges over a sexual relationship with a student. Barbara Lynn Orpineda, 31, was arrested Wednesday night on charges of sexual assault of a child and engaging in an improper relationship with a student, news station KLTV reported. Orpineda was placed on administrative leave...
  • Penn State Student Suspended After Being Found Drunk & Unconscious!

    Penn State has suspended a fraternity after a student suspected of drinking there was found unconscious and hospitalized. University spokeswoman Lisa Powers says the Office of Student council is investigating Delta Tau Delta’s possibly involvement. The Associated Press could not immediately reach the fraternity for comment Wednesday. The frat...
  • Two High School Students Recieve Rabies Shot due to contact with

    Two students at Layton High have been told to get shots to fight rabies, after coming into contact with bats, and a dozen other kids may be “evaluated” for possible exposure to the deadly viral disease. “Any kind of contact is what we’re looking for,” said Dave Spence, deputy...
  • UW Student Defends Video Fake Beheading a Cop!

    The UW-Madison student who recently released a controversial video portraying a police officer being beheaded defended his promotional video for his clothing line Thursday.  Eneale Pickett, released the video to promote his clothing line with messages addressing police brutality and racism. In the video people wear sweatshirts that make statements...
  • Georgia Tech Student Arrested at Protest!

     Georgia Tech says one of the three people arrested during a protest following a vigil for a student killed by campus police is a student at the university and the other two are not. An officer fatally shot 21-year-old Scout Schultz late Saturday. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has...