Donna Gordon Blankinship, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 1:40am
Most, but not all, students returned to a Washington state university as police arrested a 19-year-old accused of making racial threats against black students and others on social media that shut down the campus last week.
The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and an online threat that prompted the University of Chicago to cancel classes for a day (all times local):
Michael Tarm, Don Babwin and Sophia Tareen, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 12:20am
The University of Chicago may have felt it had no choice but to take the extreme step of closing for an entire day after an online threat against whites on campus that authorities say was motived by the police shooting of a black teenager, security experts said.
David Klepper and Larry Neumeister, Associated Press | Posted Nov 30th - 11:51pm
The conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has shaken New York politics down to the granite foundations of the state Capitol, provoking fresh calls to overhaul a system that has stubbornly clung to its long history of corruption.