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President named for newly formed Vermont State University

Apr. 18, 2022 17:50 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A president has been named for the newly established Vermont State University, which consolidates three state institutions, the Vermont State College System board announced Monday. Parwinder Grewal most recently served in leadership roles at the University...

Woman faces Texas murder charge after self-induced abortion

Apr. 09, 2022 16:36 PM EDT

A 26-year-old woman has been charged with murder in Texas after authorities said she caused “the death of an individual by self-induced abortion,” in a state that has the most restrictive abortion laws in the U.S. It’s unclear whether Lizelle Herrera is accused of having an...

Vehicle collides with food truck in Austin, Texas; 11 hurt

Apr. 09, 2022 01:09 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Eleven people were injured in a “major collision” Friday night in Austin, Texas, involving pedestrians and two vehicles, one of which hit a food truck, authorities said. Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services tweeted that two of the victims...