TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Associated Press has joined other media organizations requesting access to juvenile court hearings for seven New Jersey high school students charged in a football hazing investigation.
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HESSTON, Kan. (AP) — One of the top high school cross country runners in Class 3A in Kansas won’t be competing in this weekend’s regional qualifying races because of her religious beliefs.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Ole Miss is enjoying its best football season in a half-century, and that’s bringing new attention to Mississippi’s flagship university.
Tags: African-Americans, By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS, College football, College sports, Collegiate organizations, Education, Football, General news, Higher education, Mississippi, North America, Oxford, Race and ethnicity, Social affairs, Social diversity, Social groups and organizations, Social issues, Sports, United States
NEW YORK (AP) — What does Miss Manners say about how to ensure dinner conversations remain polite? Never bring up politics or religion. Thankfully, playwright Ayad Akhtar minds her no heed.
Tags: Arts and entertainment, By MARK KENNEDY, Entertainment, Islam, Manhattan, New York, New York City, North America, Performing arts, Religion, Religious issues, Social affairs, Social issues, United States
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A second high school football team’s season has come to an abrupt halt after allegations rookie players were subjected to what officials called humiliating and inappropriate initiation rites.
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