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Students reinstated amid hazing probe at Michigan school

Jan. 17, 2020 10:56 AM EST

WARREN, Mich. (AP) — Three Detroit-area high school students who were suspended during an investigation of hazing by football players are back in class, a lawyer said. Paul Addis told the Detroit Free Press that a lawsuit against De La Salle Collegiate was settled. One student returned to school Monday...

Police: Suspended student stabs 2 classmates at Texas school

Jan. 16, 2020 11:38 AM EST

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — A recently suspended Texas high school student stabbed two of his classmates Thursday morning before fleeing campus, officials said. Police arrested the student about 30 minutes after the 8 a.m. attack at Abilene High School, police spokesman Rick Tomlin told KTXS-TV. Medics took...

Clouds of volcanic ash rise up from damaged trees in Laurel, Batangas province, southern Philippines on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. Taal volcano is spewing lava half a mile high and trembling with earthquakes constantly as thousands of people flee villages darkened and blanketed by heavy ash. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Philippine volcano trembles more, spews lava half-mile high

Jan. 14, 2020 3:38 PM EST

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — A volcano near the Philippine capital spewed lava into the sky and trembled constantly Tuesday, possibly portending a bigger and more dangerous eruption, as tens of thousands of people fled villages darkened and blanketed by heavy ash. Government work was suspended and schools...

School district settles lawsuit filed by former student

Jan. 13, 2020 11:53 AM EST

ELK POINT, S.D. (AP) — A school district in South Dakota has agreed to pay $65,000 to settle a sexual discrimination lawsuit brought by a former honor student who said her high school principal punished her for using a phrase her male peers used without retribution. Addison Ludwig said former Elk...

New Mexico kicks Carlton Bragg Jr. off team after DWI arrest

Jan. 13, 2020 10:24 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico forward Carlton Bragg Jr. has been dismissed from the Lobos basketball team following his arrest on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and possession of less than an ounce of marijuana. Coach Paul Weir released a statement late Sunday, hours after Bragg's arrest,...

New Mexico's Bragg arrested on DWI, pot possession charges

Jan. 12, 2020 5:50 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico forward Carlton Bragg Jr. was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and possession of under one ounce of marijuana early Sunday, hours after the Lobos beat Air Force. The arrest comes nine days after Bragg, 24, was reinstated to the team following a...

LSU linebacker Divinity hoping to turn trouble into triumph

Jan. 12, 2020 3:15 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Trouble off the field caused LSU senior linebacker Michael Divinity to miss the majority of one of the most extraordinary football seasons in school history. The team's 2018 co-leader in sacks even briefly quit the team in early November. But he decided to come back about two weeks...

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney speaks during a news conference ahead for the College Football playoffs Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Atlanta. Ryan Day of Ohio State was unable to attend. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Suspended Clemson TE returns for College Football Playoff

Dec. 27, 2019 5:48 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Braden Galloway, one of three Clemson players suspended by the NCAA right before last year's College Football Playoff, is set to make his season debut for the third-ranked Tigers against No. 2 Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday. Galloway, defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and...

Kentucky teacher accused of bullying again under probe

Dec. 26, 2019 6:03 AM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky high school science teacher previously suspended for bullying and harassing students has been reassigned to a non-instructional role pending a new investigation. Jeffrey Wright was assigned to another role at Louisville Male High this month pending the investigation,...

FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens during his sentencing at Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich.  Michigan's attorney general on Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019,  described as “inadvertently misleading” a statement from her communications director this week that her office has suspended a nearly two-year-long criminal investigation into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against the now-imprisoned serial sexual abuser.   Attorney General Dana Nessel said in a written statement Wednesday that the investigation was ongoing.  (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP, File)

Michigan AG: Nassar investigation not suspended after all

Dec. 25, 2019 2:03 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's attorney general on Wednesday said her communications director's statement announcing the suspension of a nearly two-year criminal investigation into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar was “inadvertently...