• In this April 27, 2016 photo, Austin Harig, 18, speaks to reporters in a hallway outside of a Board of Education meeting in Buffalo, N.Y., on April 27, 2016. The high school senior is challenging millionaire businessman and former candidate for governor Carl Paladino, who is helping to run Donald Trump's New York campaign, for his seat on the school board. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)

    Trump’s NY co-chair has challenge of his own _ from teenager

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Two candidates inhabit Buffalo businessman Carl Paladino’s universe these days. The first is Donald Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner whose campaign Paladino is co-chairing at home in New York.

  • Chiefs gamble on trio of players with background questions

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have put as much faith in their off-the-field detective work as their between-the-lines scouting the past few years, and the result has been draft gems such as Marcus Peters.

  • Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Confederate monument will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus where it has stood since 1895.

  • Professor puts CV of his failures online to give perspective

    PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — A Princeton University professor has published a CV of his career failures as a way to give perspective to students who are feeling discouraged.

  • Chief: University of New Mexico police, DA not at odds

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico Police Department is not at odds with the local district attorney’s office, despite officers’ frustrations over how few sexual assault cases have been prosecuted, the campus police chief said Friday.

  • West Virginia University arena closed for possible asbestos

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia University official says the Coliseum has been closed after workers found possible asbestos.

  • Students at the University of New Hampshire have lunch at the new $17,000 custom-made chef's table, top, at the campus dining hall Friday April 29, 2016 in Durham, N.H.  The University of New Hampshire now acknowledges that spending $17,000 on a custom-made chef's table with LED lights for the campus dining hall was a mistake. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

    University: Paying $17,570 for dining hall table was mistake

    DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The University of New Hampshire now acknowledges that spending $17,000 on a custom-made chef’s table with LED lights for the campus dining hall was a mistake.

  • University of Louisville to remove Confederate monument

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In a story April 30 about the upcoming removal of a Confederate monument, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the monument was capped with a statue of Jefferson Davis. The statue is of a Confederate soldier.

  • Police criticize BYU investigations into sex assault victims

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Several Utah police officials are joining in calls to change Brigham Young University’s practice of investigating students who have reported being sexually assaulted for violations of the school’s strict code of behavior.

  • This August 2013 photo provided by Eamonn Kelly shows Kelly on Newbury Street in Boston before his double-lung transplant. Born with cystic fibrosis, Kelly plans to run a 5-kilometer race on Saturday, April 30, 2016, just six months after transplant surgery. Cystic fibrosis is a deadly disease that affects the digestive system and lungs, making it difficult to breathe. (Elana Alfred via AP)

    Teacher to run 5K race 6 months after double lung transplant

    BOSTON (AP) — Six months to the day after undergoing a life-saving double lung transplant, a Boston school teacher who was born with a disease that robs him of lung capacity is running a 5K charity road race this weekend.