• Students walk from Willard Straight Hall on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 29, 2016. Ithaca College student Anthony Nazaire, of Brooklyn in New York City, was stabbed to death Sunday outside the hall following a student-organized gathering. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)

    Police investigate Cornell brawl that killed Ithaca student

    ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — An Ithaca College student fatally stabbed at Cornell University was attacked while trying to help a fellow student amid a series of fights after a weekend party, the slain man’s sister said Monday.

  • ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, AUG. 27 - In this Aug. 8, 2016 photo, Capital University student Aja Miyamoto, one of the first Ohio students to enroll in programs to earn bachelor's and law degrees in six years instead of seven, poses for a photograph on Capital University's campus in Bexley, Ohio. Three-plus-3 programs to earn bachelor's and law degrees in six years instead of seven are cropping up around Ohio, after Ohio became the last state to lift restrictions on the programs when the state Supreme Court changed a bar exam rule in 2014. (AP Photo/Julie Carr Smyth)

    Ohio students can finish college, law degree in 6 years

    BEXLEY, Ohio (AP) — Special programs allowing Ohio college students to earn both their bachelor’s and law degrees in a combined six years are cropping up around the state.

  • Correction: Hospital Superbug Outbreak story

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a Feb. 20, 2015 story about an antibiotic-resistant “superbug” outbreak at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, The Associated Press mischaracterized a statement an expert made about proving the cause of an infection. Lawrence Muscarella, a health care and sterilization expert, said he was suggesting an argument hospitals might use when he said, “Proving causation is impossible.” Muscarella said an infection can be proven to come from a hospital instrument.

  • Ebola survivor to nurse students: Be the best of the best

    ATLANTA (AP) — An American woman treated for the Ebola virus at Emory University Hospital said health care workers continue to learn more about the disease she contracted in 2014 while volunteering in the west African country of Liberia.

  • In this April 15, 2016, file photo, Indiana quarterback Richard Lagow (21) rolls out during the Cream and Crimson spring football game at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Ind. Lagow will start Thursday night at Florida International. Coach Kevin Wilson announced Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, that the highly-touted junior college transfer beat out junior Zander Diamont, who had more experience in the Hoosiers' system. (Chris Howell/The Herald-Times via AP, File)

    Junior college transfer Lagow wins Indiana’s starting QB job

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Richard Lagow waited four long years to start a Football Bowl Subdivision game.

  • Virginia Tech quarterback Jerod Evans passes during the NCAA college football team's practice Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in Blacksburg, Va. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP)

    Transfer Jerod Evans named Virginia Tech’s starting QB

    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Junior college transfer Jerod Evans will be Virginia Tech’s starting quarterback in the opener against Liberty.

  • Malzahn names Sean White starting QB against No. 2 Clemson

    AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Sean White will open this season like he finished the last one: As Auburn’s starting quarterback.

  • Docs ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med school

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The emergency-medicine training program at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine violates federal law by using live animals, according to a complaint filed Thursday by a doctors group that seeks alternatives to using animals in medical education and research.

  • Afghan security forces rush to respond to a complex Taliban attack on the campus of the American University in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. University President Mark English told The Associated Press that security forces had arrived on the scene soon after the attack began around 7 p.m. (1430 GMT) (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)

    Attack underway at American University in Afghan capital

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An attack on the American University of Afghanistan has ended, a senior police officer said Thursday, after at least seven people were killed and more than 30 were wounded.

  • FILE--In this Feb. 5, 2013 file photo, Graham Allison, Professor of Government at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School, listens during an event in Boston. Imagine a dream team of the nation's top historians, recruited by the White House to advise the president on major decisions. That's the idea being pitched by two Harvard University scholars who allege that many U.S. leaders know alarmingly little about history, both in their own country and in others. Campaigns for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump did not immediately say whether they support the idea. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

    Dream team of historians proposed to advise US president

    BOSTON (AP) — Imagine a dream team of the nation’s top historians, recruited by the White House to advise the president on major decisions. That’s the idea being pitched by two Harvard University scholars who say many United States leaders know alarmingly little about history, both of their own country and of others.