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Rural school board suspended over New Mexico's mask mandate

Aug. 04, 2021 18:35 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A rural New Mexico school board was suspended by the state Public Education Department on Wednesday for not going along with Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s mask mandate for children as schools prepare for classes to resume this month and COVID-19 cases continue to...

Relatives of Dayton shooting victims sue gun magazine maker

Aug. 03, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The high-capacity magazine used by the man who gunned down nine people in Dayton two years ago serves no purpose other than allowing for the killing of as many people as possible, family members of four victims alleged in a lawsuit against the magazine maker. ...

Clemson CB Davis arrested for reckless driving

Aug. 01, 2021 20:23 PM EDT

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson cornerback Fred Davis II was arrested and charged with misdemeanor reckless driving for going 60 mph over the posted speed limit in July, leading to an accident. The Clemson Police Department said in a release Sunday that Davis was...

Former Husker implicated in sexual assault fined $1,000

Jul. 31, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Andre Hunt, one of two former University of Nebraska football players implicated in an alleged sexual assault in 2019, has been ordered to pay a $1,000 fine for a misdemeanor charge of false reporting. Hunt was sentenced Friday, three months after...

Kansas school district to make changes after LGBTQ dispute

Jul. 31, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

AMERICUS, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas school district plans to offer anti-discrimination training to staff and teachers in response to complaints about how an eighth-grade student was treated after she said she was a lesbian. North Lyon County officials notified the American...

College bans, expels 20 students in fraternity hazing death

Jul. 30, 2021 15:43 PM EDT

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A university in Ohio on Friday banned or suspended 20 students following its investigation into the death of a fraternity pledge who drank an excessive amount of alcohol during an alleged hazing ritual. Bowling Green State University in a statement...

Ohio University suspends another frat for hazing violations

Jul. 27, 2021 14:07 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University has suspended another fraternity for violating hazing rules. The Athens-based school has notified the Delta Pi chapter of Sigma Chi that it has been suspended for four years following an investigation by the school that revealed...

UC Davis suspends varsity baseball team over allegations

Jul. 16, 2021 23:51 PM EDT

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California state university suspended its entire varsity baseball team and put the team's coaching staff on administrative leave Wednesday while it investigates hazing allegations. The University of California, Davis Office of Compliance...

Israel arrests dozens of Hamas-linked students in West Bank

Jul. 15, 2021 10:34 AM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel says it arrested dozens of Palestinian students in the occupied West Bank who are linked to the Hamas militant group. The military said late Wednesday that those arrested belong to a Hamas student group at Birzeit University and were “directly...

Ohio University suspends frat after anti-hazing law enacted

Jul. 14, 2021 14:23 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A week after the state enacted an anti-hazing law in honor of an Ohio University student who died in 2018, the university suspended another fraternity for allegedly violating hazing rules. The Athens-based school sent the fraternity a notice...