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2 Maryland students charged in fraternity hazing incident

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 8:10am

Two students in Maryland face criminal charges after authorities say a fraternity hazing incident left a third student hospitalized.

2 UCSF student attacked on campus, suspects remain at large

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:50am

University of San Francisco officials say two students were assaulted and robbed on campus earlier this week and the suspects remain at large.

Portland State University president to retire in 2017

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:50am

Wim Wiewel (Vim VEE-vel) announced he's stepping down as president of Portland State University.

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Man to serve at least 18 years in teen girlfriend's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:49am

A state parole board says a man convicted of killing his Utah girlfriend with a shovel when he was 14 will spend at least 18 years in prison.

Man accused of robbing 'Pokemon Go' players on U-Md. campus

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:41am

A man accused of robbing three "Pokemon Go" players on the University of Maryland's College Park campus has been arrested.

2 Towson students charged in fraternity hazing incident

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:41am

Two Towson University students have been charged after authorities say a fraternity hazing incident left a student hospitalized.

Blood Bank of Hawaii boosts testing to check for Zika

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:30am

Officials with the Blood Bank of Hawaii say they are launching a new screening procedure for donations to ensure all blood is free of the Zika virus.

South Dakota eye bank denies fault in Palestinians' injuries

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:30am

A South Dakota-based eye and tissue bank says it isn't responsible for injuries caused by infected corneas that were shipped to Palestine.

Individuals, agencies dodge blame as Freddie Gray case ends

Juliet Linderman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:12am

Fourteen months after the death of a black man whose neck was broken in a police van prompted massive protests, spawned rioting and toppled the careers of Baltimore's police commissioner and a Democratic mayor poised for re-election, authorities abandoned efforts to punish the officers involved.

Bones found on shore identified as missing Berkeley student

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:11am

Officials say bones found by hikers on the Northern California shoreline in April have been identified as those of a missing University of California, Berkeley graduate student.

Parents of toddler who OD'd on pills twice in week arrested

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 7:11am

Police in Ohio say the parents of an 18-month-old girl who overdosed on a painkiller twice in one week have been arrested on charges of child endangering.

Ascension public schools fight bullying with new campaign

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 6:30am

The Ascension Parish school district is partnering with the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office to give students a simple, anonymous way to report bullying.

Police say father of 7 was killed inside his New York home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 6:30am

Authorities say a man whose acid-disfigured body was found in the Finger Lakes region of New York was killed inside his home.

Eisenhower Library sponsors vintage baseball game

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 6:20am

Baseball players will don uniforms from the 1860s and use equipment from the era during a game next week in Abilene.

Armed man shot outside White House faces new charge

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 6:10am

A Pennsylvania man shot by Secret Service at a White House gate earlier this year after refusing to drop a gun is facing a new federal charge.

Biden to speak at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers

Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 5:41am

Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch are scheduled to speak at a Baton Rouge vigil honoring the three law enforcement officers who were killed by a gunman during a shootout outside a convenience store.

Mississippi grand jury clears 3 officers in fatal shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 5:20am

A grand jury has ruled Mississippi police officers were justified in the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man whose weapon turned out to be a BB gun.

Florida middle school teacher not charged in hot car death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 5:20am

A Florida middle school teacher won't be charged in the death of a baby left in the backseat of her SUV while she taught class last year.

Officials: Plane collided with bird before Boston landing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 5:20am

Officials say a small commercial plane collided with a large bird just before the aircraft landed safely at Logan International Airport in Boston.

Nevada to approve settlement with Vegas sports book operator

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 4:40am

Nevada regulators are expected to approve a settlement with one of the state's largest sports book operators, which has admitted to underpaying winning bets.