• Correction: Louisiana Chimps Moving story

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In a story May 3 about chimpanzees, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the organization Project Chimps, that a university laboratory in Louisiana was the first non-federal lab to agree to move all of its chimpanzees to sanctuary. The nonprofit organization said later the New Iberia Research Center was one of the first non-federal programs to release its entire population of research chimps.

  • Historic black fraternity forms New Mexico undergrad chapter

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A historically black fraternity is expanding in New Mexico, joining other black fraternities and sororities that have formed in the state in recent years.

  • NMSU eyes teaching northern New Mexico men how to cook

    OHKAY OWINGEH PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State University wants to teach some men in northern New Mexico to cook something more than grilled cheese sandwiches.

  • North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory makes remarks concerning House Bill 2 while speaking during a government affairs conference in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, May 4, 2016. A North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can't be enforced, the U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday, putting the state on notice that it is in danger of being sued and losing hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

    North Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT law

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s prized public universities could be the biggest losers as state leaders defend a new law limiting the rights of LGBT people.

  • The Latest: NC universities taking Justice letter seriously

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Justice Department’s letter stating that Wednesday a North Carolina law that limits protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws (all times local):

  • East Carolina adds junior college QB Gardner Minshew

    GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — East Carolina has signed junior college quarterback Gardner Minshew.

  • In this Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015 file photo, Florida State mascot Osceola attends NCAA college football media day in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State University’s Student Government Association has passed a resolution discouraging the wearing of Native American headdresses at games. The resolution, which was passed on April 20, 2016 by a 27-4 vote, is non-binding and simply a formal opinion from the student Senate. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser, File)

    FSU student reps: No headdresses at Seminoles games

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State University’s student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.

  • As Big 12 ponders expansion, American on guard for losses

    The Big 12 presidents will consider in the coming weeks whether the league should expand, leaving the American Athletic Conference on guard for the possibility of one or more defections.

  • Judge drops 1 claim from UT lawsuit, rest of case proceeds

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed one of dozens of claims in a Title IX lawsuit filed against Tennessee while denying the rest of the school’s motion to dismiss.

  • Guns on campus bill becomes law without Haslam signature

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A bill allowing staff and faculty at Tennessee’s public colleges and universities to be armed on campus became law Monday without the Republican governor’s signature.