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Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

Probe into South Korea ferry focuses on sharp turn, captain's actions and slow evacuation

Updated 1 hours, 27 minutes ago

Vice principal saved from Korea ferry found hanged

Vice principal rescued from sinking South Korean ferry found hanging from tree

Updated 1 hours, 37 minutes ago

U.Va. visitors to weigh tuition increases

U.Va. visitors to consider tuition increases next week in southwest session

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:58am EDT

Grief in town of students missing in ferry sinking

Rage, grief in town of missing students in ferry sinking - 'My baby's trapped in cold waters'

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:56am EDT

Harry Potter fans open Hogwarts online university

There's an exciting new site for Harry Potter lovers who just cant get enough of the young wizard's world.

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:43am EDT

Pakistani madrassa names library after bin Laden

Pakistani cleric who runs Islamic school for girls names its new library after Osama bin Laden

Friday - 04/18/2014, 04:28am EDT

Transcript shows ferry captain delayed evacuation

Capt's evacuation order came half-hour after SKorean official's order, according to transcript

Friday - 04/18/2014, 02:38am EDT

Fraternity shuts Ole Miss branch after noose tying

A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the Southern college that was all-white at the time.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 11:44pm EDT

Students object to Confederate flags on Va. campus

A group of law students at Washington and Lee University is demanding the school banish the Confederate flag from its Lexington campus and repudiate one of its namesakes, Gen. Robert E. Lee.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 09:00pm EDT

War of words in Northwestern-athletes' union fight

Heated words in federal case between Northwestern, group trying to unionize college athletes

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 08:38pm EDT

Superintendent: Kids victims in cheating scandal

Nevada superintendent: Children are victims in test-cheating scandal at Las Vegas school

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:39pm EDT

Illinois gives early OK to $100M for Obama museum

Illinois lawmakers advance plan to devote $100M to bring Obama library to Chicago

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:36pm EDT

Ex-AD pleads guilty to stealing from Ky. college

Former Northern Kentucky University athletic director pleads guilty to stealing from school

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:34pm EDT

9 Pennsylvania colleges target of gender complaint

Women's legal group alleges unequal athletic opportunities at 9 Pennsylvania colleges

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:28pm EDT

Nebraska principal sorry for 'don't tattle' flier

Nebraska school principal apologizes for flier that advises students not to tell on bullies

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 05:24pm EDT

Watch live: Scalia, Bader Ginsburg to talk First Amendment

Two members of the U.S. Supreme Court will discuss the court's role in interpreting the freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 05:13pm EDT

2 W&L students rescued after getting lost hiking

Crews rescue 2 Washington & Lee students who got lost while hiking in wilderness area

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 01:22pm EDT

10th-grader suspended for having yellow squirt gun

Maine 10th-grader suspended for 10 days for having bright yellow squirt gun in school

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 11:30am EDT

School board member suggests dress code for parents

A Florida school board member is aiming to change a dress code -- except it's not for students.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 08:46am EDT

La.'s Jindal to deliver commencement at Liberty

Louisiana's Jindal headed to Virginia's Liberty University to deliver keynote at commencement

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 03:11am EDT
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