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  • Vandals put noose on Ole Miss statue of James Meredith; he speaks out

    James Meredith, a civil rights icon whose enrollment at the University of Mississippi broke a racial barrier in 1962, has one thing to say to the vandals who desecrated his campus statue by putting a noose around its neck and draping it with a...
  • Ole Miss wants 3 students charged in James Meredith noose case

    University of Mississippi police are pushing for criminal charges to be filed against three 19-year-old male freshmen suspected of placing a noose and a flag with a Confederate battle emblem on the campus statue of civil rights icon James Meredith....
  • Fraternity expels 3 linked to statue noose, suspends Ole Miss chapter

    The Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity said it has indefinitely suspended its chapter at Ole Miss and has expelled three 19-year-old freshmen who it said were responsible for the "desecration" last weekend of a campus statue honoring the school's first black...
  • Do tell, MIT, what exactly is Street-Fighting Mathematics?

    Do tell, MIT, what exactly is Street-Fighting Mathematics?
    From January to March, the academic calendar is dominated by the admissions process. You can find me this time of year poring over hundreds of grad school applications. In my 10 years of reading such applications, I have borne witness to an alarming...
  • With ice melting, U.S. pushes for limits on fishing in Arctic Ocean

    With ice melting, U.S. pushes for limits on fishing in Arctic Ocean
    SEATTLE — U.S. officials are heading to Greenland for a three-day meeting to persuade other Arctic nations to place a moratorium on high-seas fishing in the Arctic Ocean, where climate change is melting the permanent ice cap and allowing trawlers in...
  • Haines City's D.J. Law signs with 3 schools; Ole Miss releases player from NLI | Video

    Haines City's D.J. Law signs with 3 schools; Ole Miss releases player from NLI | Video
    The Ole Miss athletic department has released Dacorious 'D.J.' Law from his signed National Letter of Intent. The Haines City running back sent athletic departments from three schools scrambling on National Signing Day after he faxed three National...
  • Athletes face uncertainty after injuries hurt their recruiting plans

    Athletes face uncertainty after injuries hurt their recruiting plans
    “The Journey” is an eight-part, eight-day series that takes you behind the scenes of the college football recruiting process as South Florida's best make the biggest decisions of their lives. To read other installments of "The Journey" visit...
  • Mississippi, home to federal government's official stash of marijuana

    Mississippi, home to federal government's official stash of marijuana
    Walk along the narrow, brightly lit beige hallway, along the washed-out linoleum floor, around the corner to the imposing steel vault. As a scientist swings open the door, a familiar, overpowering scent wafts out. Inside, marijuana buds are packed...
  • (Book)ing your summer vacation

    (Book)ing your summer vacation
    Summer lends itself to reading and vacations, so why not combine the two into a literary trip? The homes and studies where many great writers toiled over their prose have been preserved. See original manuscripts, often in the author's own handwriting....
  • Bowl predictions: Separating the winners from losers

    Bowl predictions: Separating the winners from losers
    You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
  • Miami pulls scholarship from Denver Kirkland; FSU, USF, Arkansas or Ole Miss stand to gain

    Miami pulls scholarship from Denver Kirkland; FSU, USF, Arkansas or Ole Miss stand to gain
    Someone once said, "One man's trash, is another man's treasure." Not to say that Denver Kirkland is garbage. He's a person, to be sure, a very large person, standing 6-foot-5, and weighing 330-pounds But on Thursday night, as reported first by XOFan/...