| May 8, 2012
| 4:34 PM
I've been asking Florida A&M University for days what the school plans to do about FAMU students who have been charged in the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion last fall. This morning, the Tallahassee-based university sent me the following...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:03 AM
Militants attack Afghan government delegation visiting site of deadly US shooting spree
BALANDI, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban militants opened fire Tuesday on an Afghan government delegation visiting one of the two villages in southern Afghanistan...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Six Five fraternity members charged with the hazing death of a college student accepted guilty pleas Friday. (3:39 p.m. This corrects a previous version. One member, Ryan Lawson, had his case continued for twelve months.)*
All six were got two-year...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 4:30 PM
ORLANDO, Fla (Reuters) - A medical examiner has ruled the death of a Florida A&M University drum major a homicide by blunt force trauma sustained during a hazing incident, according to a news release on Friday.
Robert Champion, 26, died after a...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:15 AM
HOWELL, Mich. (AP) — A varsity high school hockey coach and two assistants have been fired after the district was told players walked around a bar during a recent trip to Michigan's Upper Peninsula while wearing women's undergarments.
| Apr 29, 2012
| 8:14 PM
The Franklin & Marshall women's lacrosse team has ended their season following the firing of the team's coach.
Coach Lauren Paul was let go and 11 players suspended this month following an investigation into a hazing incident.
The remaining players on...
| May 24, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Although a Charlottesville, Va., jury found one man — athlete George Huguely V — criminally responsible for the beating death of Yeardley Love, his former girlfriend and fellow lacrosse player at the University of Virginia, the young woman's...
| May 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Sadly, the FAMU band-hazing death that took place during last year's Florida Classic at the Florida Citrus Bowl is, tragically, turning into the biggest intercollegiate-sports scandal this state has ever seen. Band...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 1:31 PM
ORLANDO, Florida -- One of the students who allegedly held Robert Champion in a bear hug during a hazing initiation was sentenced Monday to six months of community control, two years of supervised probation and 200 hours of community service for his...
| May 23, 2012
| 6:30 AM
It's a case of bullying in the military that has gripped the nation's attention and it is as clear a case as you can make for anti-bullying legislation.
Fellow soldiers are accused of bullying Private Danny Chen so much he shot himself in the head. Now...
| May 29, 2012
| 12:00 PM
The culture of hazing is so embedded in the fabric of the Florida A&M Marching 100, investigative records show, that the band adopted a language known not just by current and former band members, but even kids in high school aspiring to join the famous...