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GOP Effort To Repeal In-State Tuition Law Takes Center Stage

The Republican-controlled Legislature began a push Monday to repeal Texas’ 14-year-old law that gives the children of some people living in the United States illegally in-state tuition at public universities.

04/06/2015

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Texas Senate Approves Concealed Handguns In College Classrooms

The Texas Senate has given preliminary approval to allowing concealed handguns in college classrooms, a day after passing a measure allowing open carry of guns most everywhere else in America’s second most-populous state.

03/18/2015

NORMAN, OK- MARCH 11: Students walk on campus between clases at the University of Oklahoma on March 11, 2015 in Norman, Oklahoma. Video showing Sigma Alpha Epsilon members singing a racist chant while traveling on a tour bus went viral after being uploaded to the internet. SAE's national chapter has since suspended the students involved and the University of Oklahoma President David Boren has terminated the fraternity's affiliation with the school. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

Fraternity Probe Broadens Amid More Claims Of Racism

Investigations into racism at Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity chapters have extended to college campuses in Louisiana and Texas, the organization said Thursday, after its national office received word that members in those places had direct knowledge of a racist chant caught on video in Oklahoma last weekend.

03/12/2015

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Retired Librarian: Elementary School Infested By Rats For Over A Year

A retired 13-year school employee says rats have infested Winn Elementary School for the past year-and-a-half, prompting many classes to relocate and teachers to feel “afraid” of the rat infestation.

03/11/2015

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University Of Oklahoma Fraternity Members In Video Apologize For Racist Chant

DALLAS (AP) — A former University of Oklahoma fraternity member who was shown in a video chanting a racial slur issued an apology Tuesday, as did the parents of a second student. In a statement […]

03/10/2015

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2 University Of Oklahoma Students Expelled Over Frat’s Racist Video

A racist chant by several members of a University of Oklahoma fraternity that was caught on video led to outrage from the school’s president and the expulsion of two students, but fallout from the incident appears far from over.

03/10/2015

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University of Texas Fraternity Received Prior Party Complaints

An investigation into a University of Texas fraternity whose portrayal of Hispanics at a party offended students has been completed and no sanctions are forthcoming, a university official said Thursday.

02/26/2015

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Family Claims Principal Used Marker To Color In Haircut Because It Looked Gang-Related

It’s not uncommon for school administrators to regulate behavior or grades, but what about a student’s a haircut? A Texas mother is raising concerns after finding out an assistant principal drew on her son’s scalp to fill in the lines of his haircut.

02/26/2015

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Study: Rocky Mountains Safest Spot To Hide From US Zombie Outbreak

Cornell University researchers suggest that in the event of a zombie outbreak the best place for Americans to hide during the full-scale takeover would be the northern Rockies – or just about anywhere but a major city.

02/26/2015

Picture of a banner with an image of late Colombian Literature Nobel Prize laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez and one of his quotes '(What matters in) life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it,' seen during the tribute paid to him at the Fine Arts Palace in Mexico City on April 21, 2014.  (YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

University Of Texas Paid $2.2 Million For Garcia Marquez Archive

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The University of Texas’ literary archive said Wednesday it paid $2.2 million for the works of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a price the school sought to keep secret until ordered […]

02/25/2015

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Top 10 Colleges Most Likely To Make You A Billionaire

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8 New Health Benefits For Women

Now, women with health plans will be given 8 services free that will make being a woman a little easier.

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