(WASHINGTON) -- Howard University has become the first Historically Black College or University (HBCU) to partner with the Pentagon for military technology research featuring a five-year, $90 million contract.The research center is the first Department of Defense university research center sponsored by the Air... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Robert Hadden, a former Columbia University gynecologist, was convicted Tuesday on four counts for sexually abusing women during a Manhattan, New York federal court trial.Hadden, 64, of Tenafly, New Jersey, was accused of sexually abusing four patients, including a minor and... Read More.
(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- Yale University has announced changes to its policies to support students' mental health, including allowing students the ability to take time off from school.The Connecticut-based, Ivy League school said in an email to students Wednesday they are now permitted to... Read More.
(BLOOMINGTON, Ind.) -- A white woman charged with stabbing an Asian Indiana University student seven times in the head on a public bus in Bloomington, Indiana, is scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday.The suspect, Billie R. Davis, who has been jailed on $100,000... Read More.
(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) -- The University of Alabama basketball player charged with murder over the weekend did not shoot the 23-year-old victim, but instead provided the handgun, according to a court document filed Tuesday.Darius Miles, who has since been dismissed from the team, admitted to... Read More.
(BERKELEY, Calif.) -- A human skeleton was discovered in an unused building on a University of California, Berkeley, campus on Jan. 10, according to college officials.The University of California Police Department is investigating the remains, which were found in a residential hall complex and... Read More.
(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) -- University of Alabama basketball player Darius Miles was among two suspects arrested and charged with capital murder on Sunday in connection with a deadly shooting near the campus, authorities said.Both the University of Alabama and its athletics department confirmed in separate... Read More.
(BLOOMINGTON, Ind.) -- A 56-year-old white woman was arrested after she allegedly confessed to repeatedly stabbing an Asian Indiana University student in the head in a what police said appeared to be an unprovoked, racially-motivated attack that unfolded in front of passengers on a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fisk University has made history by becoming the first historically Black university gymnastics team to compete at the NCAA level.The Bulldogs debuted at the Super 16 event in Las Vegas on Jan. 6 against North Carolina, Southern Utah and Washington, ultimately... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The trial began Monday for the former Columbia University gynecologist accused of sexually abusing patients, including a minor, two pregnant patients and Evelyn Yang, wife of former presidential candidate Andrew Yang.Dr. Robert Hadden, 64, "abused his position of power to assault... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A former New York University director of finance was charged Monday with orchestrating a six-year fraud.Cindy Tappe, 57, allegedly diverted $3.5 million intended for women- and minority-owned businesses and for other programs into bank accounts held by two shell companies she... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Missing American college student Kenny DeLand Jr. has been found in Spain three weeks after he walked away from the University of Grenoble Alpes and apparently stopped communicating with friends and family, according to a French prosecutor's office.DeLand called his father... Read More.