CHICAGO (AP) — The phones are jingling off the hook at Dial-a-Carol, a student-run project on the University of Illinois’ Champaign campus. It’s a hotline of sorts for people who prefer hearing holiday music sung by a choir of amateurs who’ve been up all night studying.
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NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) — In a Dec. 15 story about a doctor who has spent his life working to provide better health care to the Haitian community, The Associated Press erroneously referred to AIDS as an autoimmune disease. AIDS is a disease that weakens the immune system, gradually destroying the body’s ability to fight infections and certain cancers. It is caused by human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV.
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Within their female-only campuses, women at Saudi Arabia’s universities let loose. Trendy sneakers, colorful tops, a myriad of hairstyles. Some experiment with bleach blonde or even dip-dyed blue hair. The more adventurous ones have cropped their hair into short buzzes.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State University is moving to standardize the approximately 200 security cameras on its campus and give the university police department real-time access to the images.