Posts Tagged Crime

CCSU player charged in fight with girlfriend

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Central Connecticut star guard Kyle Vinales has been arrested after his girlfriend accused him of striking her while the two were fighting.

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Penn State board to discuss disputed Freeh report

File-This July 12, 2012, file photo shows former FBI director Louis Freeh speaking about the Freeh Report during a news conference in Philadelphia. Penn State’s trustees are getting together to discuss a 2-year-old report by former FBI director Louis Freeh’s team that concluded Joe Paterno and top administrators concealed key facts about Jerry Sandusky’s abuse of children to avoid bad publicity. The topic for the Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014,  meeting in State College, Pa., is a push by alumni members to re-examine the report, which many alumni feel used flimsy evidence and unfairly blamed the school’s football culture for Sandusky’s criminal acts. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s trustees on Tuesday voted against taking a fresh look at the 2012 university-commissioned report into how the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal was handled, disappointing many who have criticized the report as deeply flawed and unfairly damaging to the institution.

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Prosecutor: Former band member organized hazing

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor said Tuesday that a former band member charged in the death of a Florida A&M University drum major was the chief organizer of a brutal hazing ritual that has been a secret tradition at the school for years.

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Florida St player investigated on domestic battery

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Tallahassee Police Department has confirmed Florida State starting running back Karlos Williams is being investigated for an alleged domestic battery incident.

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Review: ‘Sometimes the Wolf’ is engrossing story

This book cover image released by William Morrow shows "Sometimes the Wolf," by Urban Waite. A father-and-son relationship, perhaps broken beyond repair, fuels Waite’s engrossing third novel that skillfully exposes the complicated emotions that can stymie a once close family while also working as a superb action-adventure tale. (AP Photo/William Morrow)

“Sometimes the Wolf” (William Morrow), by Urban Waite

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