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  • U.Va. dean sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape story

    U.Va. dean sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape story
    A University of Virginia associate dean sued Rolling Stone magazine on Tuesday for more than $7.5 million, saying a debunked and retracted account of an alleged gang rape on campus cast her as the "chief villain." Nicole Eramo, the top administrator...
  • The best brain exercise may be physical

     The best brain exercise may be physical
    Work out for the brain, not the body. Exercise tones the legs, builds bigger biceps and strengthens the heart. But of all the body parts that benefit from a good workout, the brain may be the big winner. Physical fitness directly affects our mind...
  • University of Wisconsin fraternity kicked off campus

    A fraternity chapter at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been kicked off campus after breaking the terms of its suspension. Eric Knueve, a spokesman for the university, in a press release Wednesday said the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity chapter...
  • Bloom to induct nine into Hall of Fame

    Nine graduates of Bloom High School in Chicago Heights are to be inducted into the school's Hall of Fame in November, according to a news release from the school's Hall of Fame. They are to be recognized at a Nov. 7 induction ceremony and will join 99...
  • Southwestern in Winfield names new president

    Southwestern College of Winfield has chosen a college administrator from Wisconsin to become its new president. The college announced Tuesday that Brad Andrews, a senior vice president at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, will become president of...
  • 1st lawsuit filed over retracted Rolling Stone rape piece

    A retracted Rolling Stone magazine article that portrayed the University of Virginia as more concerned about its reputation than a student's alleged gang rape has prompted the first of two expected lawsuits. Calling the graphic story a "monumental hoax,"...
  • A look at the players in unarmed Wisconsin man's shooting

    A look at some of the key figures in the case of Tony Robinson Jr., the biracial 19-year-old who was shot and killed by a white police officer in Madison in March. The shooting came amid a string of incidents around the country over the last year...
  • U.Va. dean sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape story

    A University of Virginia associate dean sued Rolling Stone magazine on Tuesday for more than $7.5 million, saying a debunked and retracted account of an alleged gang rape on campus cast her as the "chief villain." Nicole Eramo, the top administrator...
  • Lake Forest schools name new assistant superintendent

    Lake Forest schools name new assistant superintendent
    Lake Forest school officials have promoted from within to fill the elementary and high school districts' assistant superintendent job. Barry Rodgers, 48, currently the principal at Lake Forest High School, will take over on July 1 as assistant...
  • Basketball star Frank Kaminsky hailed at Benet Academy

    Basketball star Frank Kaminsky hailed at Benet Academy
    A week after college basketball star Frank Kaminsky flooded the national spotlight collecting the prestigious John R. Wooden Award as being college basketball's top men's player, the 7-foot-tall Kaminsky stood a much smaller stage set up inside Benet...
  • Chicago canine influenza epidemic traced to Asian strain

    Chicago canine influenza epidemic traced to Asian strain
    Hunter, a fox red Labrador retriever, spent 10 days at a North Side boarding facility earlier this month while Alicia Fitzgerald was on vacation. When Fitzgerald returned to pick up her pet Sunday, she was told Hunter had been coughing. By Tuesday...