• Fighting back: Students, some schools take on sexual assault

    FOREST GROVE, Ore. (AP) — A pair of Oregon school districts were intent on identifying warning signs that students might be contemplating a campus shooting when they stumbled on a threat far more pervasive yet much less discussed — sexual aggression among classmates.

  • University in Kansas suspends track and field program

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Haskell Indian Nations University has canceled its upcoming track and field season due to several factors, including cost, facilities and competitiveness.

  • Silver City teacher accused of having sex with student

    SILVER CITY, N.M. (AP) — A math teacher who is head volleyball coach at Silver City High School has been arrested and accused of having a sex with a student.

  • School tech: Employer wrong to reprimand me over prayer talk

    AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A high school worker filed a federal complaint Tuesday against her school district, saying officials were being discriminatory when they reprimanded her for telling a co-worker that she’d pray for him.

  • Republicans propose fix for New Mexico state budget

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Leading Republicans in the New Mexico House of Representatives on Tuesday outlined a proposal to resolve the state’s budget crisis by suspending construction projects and withdrawing money from a state pension fund.

  • Pitt player charged with drunken crash apologizes for arrest

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A University of Pittsburgh football player is apologizing after he was charged with drunken driving and other crimes after crashing into a campus building just before 1 a.m. Sunday.