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UNMC dentistry college opens renovated Omaha dental clinic

Oct. 19, 2019 9:46 AM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska Medical Center's College of Dentistry has announced the opening of a renovated dental clinic in Omaha. UNMC officials cut the ribbon earlier this week on the $2.6 million renovation of the school's old Omaha dental clinic at the Durham Outpatient Center. As...

Ruling: Records can be withheld in IU student's 1977 killing

Oct. 13, 2019 12:23 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana's public access counselor has ruled that state police can withhold records in an Indiana University student's unsolved 1977 slaying because they remain part of an ongoing investigation. Ann Harmeier was a 20-year-old IU sophomore when she was abducted, raped and killed in...

Ohio University suspends all fraternities over hazing claims

Oct. 3, 2019 5:56 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University on Thursday announced it was suspending all its fraternities following allegations of widespread hazing. Suspension of the 15 fraternities at the university was immediate and indefinite. It followed allegations within the past week of hazing at seven of the fraternities,...

Veterans clinic planned for UMass Medical School campus

Sep. 30, 2019 11:08 AM EDT

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — The University of Massachusetts Medical School and the Veterans Administration have announced plans to build a 53,000-square foot veterans outpatient clinic on campus. The clinic in Worcester expected to open in 2021 will include 65 exam, consultation and procedure rooms, radiology,...

Board member to donate $7M to Virginia University

Sep. 26, 2019 2:44 AM EDT

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A University of Virginia Board of Visitors member and his wife have announced a $7 million donation to the school. News outlets report H7 Holdings LLC co-chairs Robert and Molly Hardie announced the donation Tuesday. Both graduated from the school, where Robert Hardie currently...

School nurses serve many needs

Sep. 23, 2019 1:06 AM EDT

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — School injuries usually don't require much care: a Band-Aid for a scraped knee, an ice pack for a bump or bruise, or a tissue for a bloody nose. That— and some TLC — usually does the job. At a recent meeting, the Janesville School Board received the annual school...

Ex-Michigan State medical resident sentenced in sex assault

Sep. 19, 2019 12:33 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan State University medical resident who authorities say sexually assaulted two women at a university health center and forced them to watch videos of him masturbating has been sentenced to 5 to 15 years in prison. The Lansing State Journal reports 33-year-old Michael...

Editorials from around Ohio

Sep. 16, 2019 4:14 PM EDT

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers: Parental behavior threatens high school sports The Canton Repository Sept. 15 Which highly successful high school coach will be the next to say, "I'm done. I've had enough of parents."? Equally as possible: Which coach, no matter the level...

St. Ambrose clinic helps adults, kids with speech disorders

Sep. 14, 2019 10:32 AM EDT

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Alan Lemming has made progress since a stroke and heart attack left the right side of his body numb. After he had the stroke, he could only speak one word, and the right side of his face was numb, making it hard to swallow pills. After eight years of treatments at the St. Ambrose...

Scrutiny turns to co-workers of accused Ohio State doctor

Sep. 11, 2019 12:09 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former supervisors and colleagues who weren't interviewed in the investigation about widespread sexual abuse by an Ohio State University team doctor now face questioning under oath and scrutiny from a medical board. The issue: Who knew about or suspected Richard Strauss' misconduct...