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Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly
Updated: 8 hours ago
Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation

Bryant U. cracks down on selfies at graduation

Bryant University asks students not to take selfies with president on graduation stage
Updated: 10 hours ago
Pa. teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

Pa. teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

YORK, Pa. – A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.
Updated: 11 hours ago

Professor: 'Game of Thrones' pic got me suspended

New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over 'Game of Thrones' T-shirt picture
Updated: 12 hours ago

College cracks down on selfies at graduation

BOSTON – Rhode Island’s Bryant University is asking students to resist the urge to take selfies with its president while receiving their diplomas.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Mo. man who avoided prison is overwhelmed by support

Mo. man who avoided prison is overwhelmed by support

ST. LOUIS – A Missouri man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for 13 years said he is overwhelmed by the support he’s received since the story of his incarceration became public.
Updated: 15 hours ago

New Jersey woman sues over ‘8THEIST’ license plate

NEWARK, N.J. – A New Jersey woman who says she was denied a license plate referencing atheism filed suit this week, claiming her online application was rejected because it was deemed potentially offensive.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Professor: ‘Game of Thrones’ pic got me suspended

PARAMUS, N.J. – A New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over an online photo containing a quote from “Game of Thrones” that he says a school official perceived as a threat.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Penn State police: 3 posed nude at Nittany shrine

Penn State: 3 male students who posed for nude pic at Nittany Lion Shrine face discipline
Updated: 19 hours ago

Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off

Fly, Forrest, Fly: Tacoma zoo's trained owl spooked, flies off; may be in nearby park
Published: 04/17/14
Updated: 04/18/14