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  • Rauner adds 37 to transition team

    Rauner adds 37 to transition team
    Republican Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner continued his transition to the state’s top job Wednesday by naming 37 people to serve on 10 policy committees, from agriculture to economic development to veterans affairs. Among those selected by Rauner to...
  • Florida's college grads have lower student loans

    Florida's college grads have lower student loans
    Graduates of Florida colleges are less likely to be saddled with student loans when they graduate, a new study shows. Slightly more than half of Florida's students leave school with loans compared with seven of 10 nationally, reported the nonprofit...
  • University of California regents move tuition increase plan forward

    SAN FRANCISCO A panel of University of California regents on Wednesday approved a plan to raise tuition if the state does not grant the system more money, over the protests of students and Gov. Jerry Brown. The decision came after Brown urged the UC's...
  • Richard H. Harryman, artist

    Richard H. Harryman, artist
    Richard H. Harryman, a well-known Maryland artist whose works in oil include U.S. senators, business leaders and military and clergy as well as Chesapeake Bay scenes, died Nov. 4 at his Severna Park home of complications of prostate cancer. He was 86....
  • Dr. Irving J. Taylor, psychiatrist

    Dr. Irving J. Taylor, psychiatrist
    Dr. Irving J. Taylor, a psychiatrist, researcher and philanthropist who had been medical director and CEO of the old Taylor Manor Hospital in Ellicott City, died Friday at his Pikesville home of a heart attack. He was 95. "Irv Taylor was a major pioneer...
  • FSU to get $3.5 million to play game in Orlando

    FSU to get $3.5 million to play game in Orlando
    FSU is slated to receive $3.5 million for its 2016 contest against Ole Miss at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. The Seminoles’ season opener against Ole Miss will be Sept. 5, 2016 and the game will be aired on ESPN, FSU officially announced Wednesday....
  • California has failed the UC system

    To the editor: The Times writes that tuition increases may be necessary to ensure the University of California system's excellence. ("A battle for UC's soul," Editorial, Nov. 17) I graduated from UC Berkeley in 1957. The campus was well maintained,...
  • Maryland holding Touchdown Pledge Drive against Rutgers

        Each touchdown Maryland scores during its regular season finale against Rutgers on Nov. 29 will lead to a contribution toward cystic fibrosis research, as the University of Maryland chapter of Uplifting Athletes is holding a Touchdown Pledge...
  • Penn State student wins prestigious International Children's Peace Prize

    Penn State student wins prestigious International Children's Peace Prize
    At just 9, Penn State student Neha Gupta started her charity, Empower Orphans, to help orphaned and abandoned children in the United States and India. On Tuesday, nine years later, the world saluted her work. Gupta, a Schreyer Honors College scholar...
  • High-tech feeders free dairy farmers

    FREEPORT, Minn. The calves at Rohe Dairy don't bawl when they're hungry. They live together in small groups in a tall, well-ventilated barn here, about 90 miles northwest of Minneapolis, and they eat whenever they please from an automated calf feeding...
  • UCLA students march against proposed UC tuition hike

    UCLA students march against proposed UC tuition hike
    Chanting “UC, UC, can’t you see? We don’t want your tuition fee,” more than 100 UCLA students marched through campus Tuesday as part of a University of California-wide student rally opposing a proposed tuition hike. The proposal,...