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Complaints pile up over university speech regulations

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 3:31pm

Complaints are continuing to pile up after the University of Northern Colorado created a Bias Response Team to deal with behavior deemed to be offensive, including issues involving race, religion, national origin and sexual orientation.

University of Hawaii to boost athlete stipends

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 3:21pm

Athletes will get a little more money in the fall as the University of Hawaii boosts cost of attendance stipends by 62 percent.

The Latest: Group blames counter-protesters for stabbings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 3:21pm

The Latest on a clash between a right-wing protesters and counter protesters that left at least six people with stab wounds (all times local):

The Latest: Slain Texas teen was recent high school graduate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:51pm

The Latest on the fatal shootings at a Texas dance studio (all times local):

Multimillion-dollar effort on University of Kansas halls

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:51pm

The University of Kansas is midway through a multimillion-dollar project to renovate the university's eight older scholarship halls.

More storms on tap for flood-ravaged West Virginia

John Raby and Dave Morrison, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:41pm

As West Virginians continued surveying damage in a state so devastated by floods that one said her community "smelled like death," residents braced for the prospect of more rain.

Chattanooga State Community College to ban campus smoking

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:31pm

Chattanooga State Community College soon will have a smoke-free campus.

Forgotten veterans who died finally get funeral ceremony

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:20pm

Fort Logan National Cemetery honored 30 veterans whose remains have gone unclaimed with a funeral ceremony Saturday in Denver, including veterans' whose cremated remains were left at funeral homes and others who had no next of kin.

Police: 5 stabbed outside California Capitol building

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:11pm

Five people have been stabbed outside the California state Capitol building in Sacramento.

State health officials promote National HIV Testing Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:11pm

Rhode Island health officials are encouraging residents to get tested on National HIV Testing Day.

Rainbow flags, images of shooting victims at pride parades

Verena Dobnik and Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:11pm

Rainbow flags were held high along with portraits of the dead as thousands of people marched Sunday in gay pride parades tempered by this month's massacre at a Florida gay nightclub.

Items owned by gangster 'Whitey' Bulger fetch $100K at sale

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 2:09pm

A rat-shaped pencil holder and a sterling silver "psycho killer" skull ring were among the belongings of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger that pulled in more than $100,000 at a court-ordered auction to raise money for his victims.

The Latest: Hillary Clinton Marching in NYC gay pride parade

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 1:51pm

The Latest on gay pride parades nationwide (all times local):

Changes ahead for childhood program in Kansas

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 1:21pm

Some Kansas families will no longer qualify for an early childhood program when the state shifts to federal funding for the program.

Las Vegas officials craft plans to improve northern area

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 1:21pm

New apartments, shops and restaurants could be coming to the empty lots and vacant buildings in north Las Vegas.

Florida mayor: Carjacking was 'a random act of violence'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 1:01pm

An 18-year-old is being held without bail in the carjacking of a central Florida mayor.

AIDS Delaware urging testing on National HIV Testing Day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:51pm

AIDS Delaware is encouraging people to get tested for HIV.

Kenny Chesney calls cop to apologize for saying he had died

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:35pm

An officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for announcing at a concert that he had died of his injuries.

Minneapolis area nurses back to work following strike

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:20pm

Thousands of nurses returned to work Sunday at five Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis area following a seven-day strike mainly over the cost of their health insurance.