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Coroner: Idaho students were stabbed to death in their beds

Nov. 18, 2022 22:32 PM EST

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Four University of Idaho students who were found dead in a rental house near campus were stabbed to death in their beds and likely were asleep when they were attacked, a county coroner told a cable news channel. Latah County Coroner Cathy Mabbutt also told...

Mystery surrounds stabbing deaths of 4 Idaho students

Nov. 17, 2022 18:44 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Autopsies performed on four University of Idaho students who were found dead inside a rental house near campus showed that all four were stabbed to death, the Latah County coroner said Thursday. The killings have shaken Moscow, an Idaho Panhandle college town of...

Killer who stabbed 4 Idaho students to death still at large

Nov. 15, 2022 22:03 PM EST

MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — The killer — or killers — who stabbed four University of Idaho students to death remained at large Tuesday, prompting many students to leave the campus in the idyllic small town despite police assurances that there was no imminent risk to the community. So...

Cornell frat parties on hold; druggings, assault reported

Nov. 08, 2022 19:18 PM EST

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell University has announced the temporary suspension of fraternity parties after a student reported being sexually assaulted Sunday and four others were reportedly drugged at off-campus housing in recent weeks, university leaders said this week. All of the...

Editorial Roundup: Kentucky

Oct. 28, 2022 00:39 AM EDT

Frankort State Journal. October 25, 2022. Editorial: Hazing should be criminalized Last week the parents of an 18-year-old University of Kentucky student, who died from alcohol toxicity following a fraternity house party in 2021, joined two state lawmakers, who plan...

Suspect jailed without bond after shooting at SU frat party

Oct. 25, 2022 14:18 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A man accused of firing shots into a crowd gathered at a fraternity party near Southern University's Baton Rouge campus is in custody and being held without bond, authorities said. Jaicedric Williams, 22, was arrested early Sunday, days after the Oct. 21...

Authorities: Shooting near Louisiana university injures 11

Oct. 22, 2022 13:56 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana shooting injured 11 people at a fraternity house near Southern University's campus, which is in the midst of celebrating its homecoming festivities, and two people are in custody, Baton Rouge police said. Authorities initially said nine people...

9 people injured during shooting near Southern University

Oct. 21, 2022 11:44 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Nine people were injured early Friday during a shooting at a fraternity house outside of Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, authorities said. While seven people were taken to the hospital, none of the injuries appear life-threatening, according to...

Fraternity cleared of hazing, sanctioned on other violations

Sep. 30, 2022 04:08 AM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia University fraternity has been cleared of hazing allegations but will be sanctioned separately on other violations, the school said. Pi Kappa Phi and the school agreed to end the fraternity's interim suspension related to alleged hazing. The...

VCU reaches settlement with family of hazing victim

Sep. 18, 2022 15:36 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Commonwealth University will pay nearly $1 million to the family of a young man who died after a 2021 fraternity hazing incident as part of a recent settlement agreement. The agreement with the family of Adam Oakes also requires the Richmond...