Posts Tagged Social affairs

Ex-UNC athletes: Lawsuit aims to protect college athletes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Two former University of North Carolina athletes suing the school and NCAA say the goal is to ensure athletes receive a quality education.

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Diversity at Sundance doesn’t carry over to Hollywood

In this Jan. 24, 2015 photo, Shameik Moore, from top left, director Rick Famuyiwa, Quincy Brown, and from bottom left, Chanel Iman and Kiersey Clemons pose for a portrait to promote the film, "Dope", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival n Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — One of the most buzzed-about movies at this year’s Sundance Film Festival is “Dope,” a coming-of-age story about three outcasts in the inner city.

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Dallas school Deion Sanders co-founded could lose charter

DALLAS (AP) — A school co-founded by Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders could have its charter revoked Tuesday by state education regulators amid money and management trouble.

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Sundance Watch: ‘Cobain’ premieres, women talk Hollywood

Frances Bean Cobain, left, daughter of Kurt Cobain and executive producer of the documentary film "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," embraces her mother and Cobain's widow Courtney Love at the premiere of the film at The MARC Theatre during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The Associated Press is all over the Sundance Film Festival, from its premieres to the Hollywood glitz. Here’s what they’ve seen and heard:

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Gov. Martinez donates $10K to cancer group

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Susana Martinez is giving $10,000 to fund cancer research and awareness.

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