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  • PSU president: Frat posting of nude pictures sad, offensive

    PSU president: Frat posting of nude pictures sad, offensive
    The president of Penn State University says a fraternity's Facebook posting of photos of nude and partly nude women is both sad and "very offensive." Eric Barron tells The Associated Press the behavior is the kind that could get students expelled. The...
  • University of Houston suspends fraternity for alleged hazing

    University of Houston officials are promising swift punishment, including expulsion and criminal charges, if allegations of hazing at a fraternity are supported by the outcome of a police investigation. School President Renu Khator announced Tuesday that...
  • Former Penn State president files defamation suit against Louis Freeh

    BELLEFONTE, Pa. After a year and a half of waiting, former Penn State President Graham Spanier has filed a defamation lawsuit against Louis Freeh for alleging a cover-up of Jerry Sandusky's child sex crimes. Lawyers for Spanier filed the suit in Centre...
  • Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Says He'll Quit In 3 Years; AD Resigns

    Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Says He'll Quit In 3 Years; AD Resigns
    SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim will retire in three years and the university's athletic director has resigned, the school announced Wednesday following a scathing NCAA report that imposed sanctions for violations that...
  • Fraternities are finding themselves under fire for bad behavior

    Fraternities are finding themselves under fire for bad behavior
      Racist chants. Nude photos of unconscious women. A criminal investigation into hazing. Fraternities around the country seem to be coming under fire as never before over behavior that would shock the frat boys of "Animal House." Despite a major...
  • Ex-PSU president files defamation suit over Sandusky report

    Former Penn State president Graham Spanier filed a defamation lawsuit Wednesday that accuses ex-FBI director Louis Freeh of scapegoating him in Freeh's scathing report on the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The long-promised lawsuit called the...
  • Penn State frat suspended for year over nude Facebook photos

    A Penn State University fraternity was suspended for a year Tuesday after police began investigating allegations that members used a private, invitation-only Facebook page to post photos of nude and partly nude women, some apparently asleep or passed out....
  • Penn State fraternity suspended over Facebook page with nude photos

    Penn State fraternity suspended over Facebook page with nude photos
    A Penn State University fraternity has been suspended for a year after a police investigation of allegations that some members posted nude photos of women on an invite-only Facebook page, the university said Tuesday. A former member of Kappa Delta Rho...
  • Former Naval Academy commandant to lead Wesley College

    A former commandant of the U.S. Naval Academy has been tapped to become the new president at Wesley College, a private, Methodist-affiliated institution in Dover. Wesley's board of trustees announced the appointment of Robert E. Clark II this week. He...
  • Testimony about hazing as House considers tougher penalties

    Johnny Powell II said he had to do push-ups with sharp bottle caps beneath his hands. Kevin Hayes testified that he was beaten and ridiculed. Both men had pledged a Greek organization at their respective Maryland universities, hoping to make friends...
  • AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EDT

    Israel's Netanyahu emerges from vote with slight edge, but struggle to build coalition awaits Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to have fended off a strong challenge from the country's opposition leader in parliamentary elections...