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File photo of Track and Field Coach Beverly Kearney. (Photo by Peter Kramer/Getty Images)

University Sought Pay Raise Before Suspending Coach

University of Texas officials were planning a pay raise for women’s track coach Beverly Kearney before she was abruptly suspended.

11/30/2012

The Supreme Court is questioning the University of Texas' use of affirmative action. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Supreme Court Considers Limit On Univ. Of Texas Affirmative Action

The Supreme Court is questioning the University of Texas’ use of race in college admissions in a case that could lead to new limits on affirmative action.

10/10/2012

In this handout photo from the Israeli Government Press Office (GPO), President Barack Obama talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as they walk along the Colonnade of the White House on March 5, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Amos Ben Gershom/GPO via Getty Images)

Study: Israeli Jews Perceive Obama’s Middle Name Hussein As Anti-Israel

Even the president’s middle name has a negative effect on Israelis.

09/19/2012

File photo of the University of Texas at Austin's clock tower. (Photo by MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

University of Texas defends bomb threat response

University of Texas officials were defending their decision to wait more than an hour before evacuating due to a bomb threat, one of three such incidents reported at U.S. college campuses in a span of just a few hours.

09/15/2012

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New Big 12 Has Perfect Week, At Least On Scoreboard

It was a perfect Week 1 for the retooled Big 12, at least as far as the scoreboard goes. All the league’s members, including newcomers TCU and West Virginia, got off to winning starts.

09/03/2012

File photo of crane. (Credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Two Construction Workers Dead After Crane Collapsed At University

Officials say two construction workers are dead after a crane collapsed on the University of Texas at Dallas campus.

07/07/2012

File photo of the Sun Bowl. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

University Of Texas Now Allowing Fight At Sun Bowl

The University of Texas System chancellor announced Friday he will allow a high-profile boxing match to be held on the school’s El Paso campus if law enforcement can ensure a safe environment, reversing a 3-day-old ban that had upset city leaders.

04/27/2012

Augie Garrido, Dave Serrano, Bill Brown, Wayne Graham, Todd Whitting

College Baseball Classic Gets Underway

Nation’s top college baseball teams compete at Minute Maid Park in the Houston College Baseball Classic. Graham to be inducted into College Baseball Hall of Fame.

03/02/2012

A Cabot Oil and Gas natural gas drill stands at a hydraulic fracturing site on Jan. 18, 2012 in South Montrose, Pa. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Study Finds No Direct Link Between Fracking, Groundwater Contamination

A University of Texas study says there’s no direct link between groundwater contamination and a controversial process to extract oil and gas known as fracking.

02/17/2012

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Aaron Ross: Patriots’ Offense Tough To Contain

Aaron Ross, the Giants’ starting CB, discusses how their preparing for the potent Patriot’s offense.

01/31/2012

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