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UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

In this photo taken from video provided by nbc4la.com, water reaches into the air after a water main burst on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles near UCLA Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/nbc4la.com) MANDATORY CREDIT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school’s storied basketball court less than two years after a major renovation.

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Oklahoma State no longer faces APR restrictions

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — NCAA officials say Oklahoma State’s football program no longer faces restrictions for the upcoming school year because its Academic Progress Rate has been amended.

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West Monroe High School to get new scoreboard

WEST MONROE, La. (AP) — West Monroe High School will soon have a $742,000 scoreboard for Don Shows Field at Rebel Stadium.

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Son: Joe Paterno feared wrongly accusing Sandusky

This Aug. 8, 2008 file photo shows Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, right, walking with his son and quarterback coach Jay Paterno as players stretch out during practice in State College, Pa. Jay Paterno is the author of the book, "Paterno Legacy: Enduring Lessons from the Life and Death of My Father."  Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure whether they were true, Jay Paterno writes in HIS new book. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn’t informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure whether they were true, Jay Paterno writes in a new book.

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Penn State hires former Cal AD to lead program

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State hired Sandy Barbour as athletic director, a month after she stepped down as AD at the University of California-Berkeley.

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