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  • Former Bruton football star Lorenzo Taliaferro thrives on second chance

    Former Bruton football star Lorenzo Taliaferro thrives on second chance
    During his days as a football star at Bruton High, Lorenzo Taliaferro envisioned a collegiate future of running for touchdowns in some place like Blacksburg during the day, then partying at night. He didn't see himself in Scranton, a town he...
  • FAMU death: Brutal rituals defied ban, band members say

    FAMU death: Brutal rituals defied ban, band members say
    It's 7 p.m. on Aug. 22, 2011. A thunderstorm is passing through Tallahassee as 350 members of the Florida A&M University Marching 100 assemble for the first time inside the school's cavernous band-rehearsal hall. The students are seated in a semicircle...
  • SDSU campaign raises $300M

    SDSU campaign raises $300M
    SAN DIEGO -- San Diego State University announced Wednesday that it has raised more than $300 million toward its campaign goal of $500 million. "The Campaign for SDSU'' has tapped about 34,000 donors since it got under way in 2007. "Reaching the $300...
  • USC football signings

    USC football signings
    USC signings Player; Pos.; Ht.; Wt.; Last school Nelson Agholor; WR; 6-1; 180; Tampa (Fla.) Berkeley Prep Zach Banner; OL; 6-9; 335; Lakewood (Wash.) Lakes HS Gerald Bowman; S; 6-1; 215; Los Angeles Pierce College *Morgan Breslin; DE; 6-3; 255;...
  • Berglund hires lawyer to get release from scholarship

    Berglund hires lawyer to get release from scholarship
    Former University of Kansas quarterback Brock Berglund has hired a lawyer to help him get released from his scholarship so he can play for another school.     The freshman from Denver was dismissed from the squad last week when he didn't attend a...
  • Get free help filling out college financial aid forms during "Super Saturday"

    Get free help filling out college financial aid forms during "Super Saturday"
    College-bound and returning college students can get help filing for federal financial aid Saturday at a free event in Hampton. Counselors will be in Templin Hall at Thomas Nelson Community College, 99 Thomas Nelson Dr., from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. as...
  • GCC's Patrons Club keeps busy

    GCC's Patrons Club keeps busy
    The Asian chicken salad was temporarily off the menu at Burbank’s Castaway Restaurant on Thursday (Jan. 19). That was because more than 50 members and their guests of the Patrons Club of Glendale Community College enjoyed the restaurant’s...
  • Commission named for immigrant scholarship program

    Commission named for immigrant scholarship program
    Gov. Pat Quinn today named seven people to a state commission that will oversee a privately funded scholarship program designed to help undocumented immigrants pay for college. The scholarship fund was created by the Illinois DREAM Act, which Quinn...
  • Read President Obama's State of the Union Address

    Read President Obama's State of the Union Address
    Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans: Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of our last troops to serve in Iraq. Together, we offered a final, proud salute to the...
  • FULL TEXT: President Obama's State of the Union Address

    The following are the remarks of President Barack Obama, as prepared for delivery. Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans: Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of...
  • Governor Corbett's Budget Focuses on Fiscal Restraint, Free Enterprise

    Governor Corbett's Budget Focuses on Fiscal Restraint, Free Enterprise
    Governor Tom Corbett today presented his 2012-13 budget to the General Assembly, asking legislators to continue the path of fiscal restraint and to encourage free enterprise for a more prosperous Pennsylvania. "Last year, we accomplished much of real...
  • Federal student loan rate set to double

    Federal student loan rate set to double
    Attention college students: The interest rate on federal student loans is scheduled to double this summer unless Congress acts soon. Loans taken out for the current school year carried an interest rate of 3.4%, thanks to a 2007 law that phased in rate...