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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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Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rant

Columbia University denounces student filmed harassing black students in 'racially charged' rantColumbia University has denounced a “racially charged” tirade from a student who was caught on video telling a group of fellow students that white people “built modern civilization” and “did everything”. The student reportedly followed a group made up mostly of black students from the school’s library as they left. It was there he was filmed shouting white supremacist comments at his classmates, according to the Columbia Daily Spectator.



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As George Soros Gets Bomb Threats In America, His University Is Being Chased Out Of Hungary

As George Soros Gets Bomb Threats In America, His University Is Being Chased Out Of HungaryDays after a bomber sent a crude explosive device to the home of billionaire



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University of Utah student athlete was on phone with mother when she was shot dead

University of Utah student athlete was on phone with mother when she was shot dead"The trauma of last night's event has clearly impacted our entire campus community," Lori McDonald, associate vice president and dean of students, said at a news conference Tuesday.



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University of Utah student athlete was on phone with mother when she was shot dead

University of Utah student athlete was on phone with mother when she was shot dead"The trauma of last night's event has clearly impacted our entire campus community," Lori McDonald, associate vice president and dean of students, said at a news conference Tuesday.



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Suspect in fatal University of Utah shooting found dead after manhunt

Suspect in fatal University of Utah shooting found dead after manhuntA University of Utah student was fatally shot on campus Monday night, prompting a university lockdown and a citywide manhunt as police scoured the area for clues.



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Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson University

Dozens Injured After Floor Collapses During Party Near Clemson UniversityCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — The floor of a condominium clubhouse near Clemson



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Trump administration backs Asian-American students in race case against Harvard University

Trump administration backs Asian-American students in race case against Harvard UniversityThe Trump administration has sided with Asian-American students in a lawsuit alleging Harvard University has failed to demonstrate it does not discriminate on the basis of race. Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA) filed a lawsuit against Harvard in 2014 alleging the university discriminates against Asian-American applicants by setting caps on the number of Asian-American students. The filing marks another instance of the administration’s efforts to encourage more race-neutral admission practices.



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Protesters pull down Confederate statue at University of North Carolina

Protesters pull down Confederate statue at University of North CarolinaPolice stand guard after the Confederate statue known as ‘Silent Sam’ was toppled by protesters. The controversial “Silent Sam” statue on the campus of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill has been toppled by protesters. WRAL-TV reports that more than 300 people gathered at the Peace and Justice Plaza at about 7.30 on Monday evening before marching to the Confederate statue’s base and calling for its removal.



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