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  • See a cappella excellence in 'Sing-Off Live'

    At first glance, "The Sing-Off" might seem like just another televised singing competition, with judges, live audiences, and as always, the chance for the young, undiscovered artist to have a shot at stardom. But performers on this NBC show, with the...
  • Jenkins recalls Hesburgh as moral force, model, mentor

    University of Notre Dame President Rev. John Jenkins is remembering the Rev. Theodore Hesburgh as a model and mentor and a moral force in all major social issues of his day. Jenkins says the most important thing anyone can say about "Father Ted" is...
  • Flying broomsticks: Quidditch Tourney comes to Palm Coast

    Flying broomsticks: Quidditch Tourney comes to Palm Coast
    Look out for the broomsticks in Palm Coast. Hundreds of players are set to take the field at Palm Coast's Indian Trails Complex this weekend as the US Quidditch Tournament holds its South Regionals this weekend. Quidditch is a sport that comes from...
  • Chapman University settles lawsuit with wealthy O.C. donors

    Chapman University settles lawsuit with wealthy O.C. donors
    A Corona del Mar couple who accused Chapman University officials of manipulating them into a $12-million donation will drop their lawsuit against the college, according to a joint announcement. Instead of suing to recoup their gift, James and...
  • NC public universities raise tuition, fees for next year

    Students at North Carolina's public universities will see tuition and fees rise by an average of $266 next year and another $241 the following year after the state governing board ended a one-year tuition freeze on Friday. The governing board of the 16-...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Tuition is not main hurdle for most community college students

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Tuition is not main hurdle for most community college students
    What does $1,400 buy nowadays? One year of cellphone service with T-Mobile, one year of television with DirecTV, or one year’s tuition at a California community college — for 60% of students, that is. The other 40% pay no tuition. Which is...
  • Jindal budget proposal uses complicated path to lessen cuts

    Public colleges and health care services rely on a complex mix of financing under Gov. Bobby Jindal's budget proposal released Friday, and gaps still remain for lawmakers to fill if they want to prevent sizable cuts. Many of the governor's spending...
  • Buffalo engineers seek to build better NFL schedule

    Two industrial engineering students at the University at Buffalo decided to see if they could build a fairer NFL schedule. It added up to a tougher challenge than anticipated. After more than year of coding, number-crunching and a few failures along...
  • Water supply slowly coming on line in Bradford, Pennsylvania

    Water service was slowing returning to residents of a northwestern Pennsylvania city where a water main break drained 5 million gallons from its storage tanks. Kim Benjamin, executive director of the Bradford City Water Authority, tells The Bradford...
  • Rauner appoints West Side pastor to Chicago State board

     Rauner appoints West Side pastor to Chicago State board
    Gov. Bruce Rauner on Thursday announced the appointment of a West Side pastor to the Chicago State University board of trustees. The Rev. Marshall Hatch has worked as a pastor, most recently at New Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, Rauner's office...
  • UT Board of Trustees endorses plan for big changes at school

    Faced with a projected $377 million funding gap over 10 years, the University of Tennessee has put together a plan that could mean some tough choices ahead for the school and its students. On Thursday, the UT Board of Trustees endorsed a plan presented...