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California university says students tied to admissions scam could face expulsion

California university says students tied to admissions scam could face expulsionThe school said on Monday night it has already “placed holds on the accounts of students who may be associated with the alleged admissions scheme,” preventing them from registering for classes or acquiring transcripts. It did not name specific students, but Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli are among 50 people charged last week with participating in what federal prosecutors called a $ 25 million bribery and fraud scam. Prosecutors said some students involved in the scandal were not aware their parents had made the alleged arrangements, although in other cases they knowingly took part.



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ICE makes more arrests at decoy university

ICE makes more arrests at decoy universityFederal immigration authorities made more arrests at a decoy university created to catch illegal immigrants.



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Falwell Jr. calls Ocasio-Cortez 'stupid' and 'a liar' — and invites her to speak at Liberty University

Falwell Jr. calls Ocasio-Cortez 'stupid' and 'a liar' — and invites her to speak at Liberty UniversityThe president of Liberty University and the freshman Democratic phenom go a few rounds on Twitter.



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Emails show how fake university set up by ICE lured foreign students

Emails show how fake university set up by ICE lured foreign studentsEmails obtained by the Detroit Free Press offer a glimpse into how a fake university in Detroit may have convinced students it was real.



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University of Iowa student dies after being found unresponsive during polar vortex

University of Iowa student dies after being found unresponsive during polar vortexUI Police discovered Gerald Belz unresponsive around 2:48 a.m. Wednesday morning.



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Oxford University suspends funding from China's Huawei

Oxford University suspends funding from China's HuaweiThe University of Oxford said on Thursday it has stopped accepting funding from China’s Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL], the leading global supplier of telecoms network equipment, after scrutiny over the company’s relationship with China’s government. “Oxford University decided on January 8 this year that it will not pursue new funding opportunities with Huawei Technologies Co Ltd or its related group companies at present,” the university said in a statement. “The decision has been taken in the light of public concerns raised in recent months surrounding UK partnerships with Huawei.



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15 Stunning University Libraries Around the World You Need to See

15 Stunning University Libraries Around the World You Need to See



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University wants to ‘banish’ Trump’s favorite word in 2019

University wants to ‘banish’ Trump’s favorite word in 2019This has been a rough year in so many ways, even for the words we use — and particularly for those that President Donald Trump is constantly tweeting out. The biggest one here is “collusion” which, okay, I can get with that.



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Texas judge who approved plea deal for alleged Baylor University rapist faces public backlash

Texas judge who approved plea deal for alleged Baylor University rapist faces public backlashBy Thursday night, more than 25,000 people had signed a petition for Judge Ralph Strother of McLennan County, Texas, to either resign or be removed from the bench after he accepted on Monday a deal that allowed Jacob Anderson to plea to lesser charges.



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Former Baylor fraternity president accused of rape is banned from graduation, University of Texas campus

Former Baylor fraternity president accused of rape is banned from graduation, University of Texas campusJacob Anderson, accused of sexually assaulting a 19-year-old student, has been banned from University of Texas at Dallas, but will receive a degree.



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