School discipline

FILE - This undated file photo provided by Stony Brook University shows Professor Patrice Nganang. A judge ordered the release of Nganang held in the Central African nation of Cameroon since early December 2017. Patrice Nganang's lawyer says the dual U.S. and Cameroonian citizen was released early Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017. Emmanuel Simh says his Cameroonian passport was taken and that he will be expelled to an unknown destination. (Stony Brook University via AP, File)
December 27, 2017 - 11:02 am
YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — A New York literature professor held in the Central African nation of Cameroon since early this month for writing an article that criticized the government was released Wednesday, his lawyer said. Stony Brook University Professor Patrice Nganang was expelled from Cameroon...
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FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, a vehicle arrives at the abandoned Chilocco Indian School campus in Newkirk, Okla. The Department of Homeland Security is suspending plans to conduct bioterrorism drills near the Kansas-Oklahoma border over concerns about their impact on grounds Native American tribes consider sacred. Homeland Security spokesman John Verrico said in an email Thursday, Dec. 21, that the tests were suspended over objections to them taking place at the Chilocco Indian Agricultural School. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
December 21, 2017 - 8:18 pm
NEWKIRK, Okla. (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security said Thursday it is suspending plans to conduct bioterrorism drills near the Kansas-Oklahoma border over concerns about their impact on grounds Native American tribes consider sacred because more than 100 children are buried there. Homeland...
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December 21, 2017 - 6:24 pm
NEWKIRK, Okla. (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security said Thursday it is suspending plans to conduct bioterrorism drills near the Kansas-Oklahoma border over concerns about their impact on grounds Native American tribes consider sacred because more than 100 children are buried there. Homeland...
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December 21, 2017 - 5:25 pm
NEWKIRK, Okla. (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security is suspending plans to conduct bioterrorism drills near the Kansas-Oklahoma border over concerns about their impact on grounds Native American tribes consider sacred. Homeland Security spokesman John Verrico said in an email Thursday the...
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FILE - In this June 9, 2010 file photo, a worker uses a suction hose to remove oil washed ashore from the Deepwater Horizon spill, in Belle Terre, La. The Trump administration has halted an independent scientific study of offshore oil inspections by the federal safety agency created after the 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine was told to cease review of the inspection program conducted by the federal Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement. Established following the massive BP spill, the bureau was assigned the role of improving offshore safety inspections and federal oversight. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
December 21, 2017 - 2:56 pm
The Trump administration has halted an independent scientific study of offshore oil inspections by the federal safety agency created after the 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine was told to cease review of the inspection program conducted...
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December 19, 2017 - 5:47 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Officials in upstate New York have suspended a bus driver who was accused of drinking while driving students. WTEN-TV reports a staff member at the Montessori Magnet School in Albany suspected the driver had been drinking Friday when they smelled alcohol. School officials say...
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December 19, 2017 - 5:03 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Officials in upstate New York have suspended a bus driver who was accused of drinking while driving students. WHAM-TV reports a Montessori Magnet School staff member suspected the driver had been drinking Friday when they smelled alcohol. School officials say the driver ignored...
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District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller holds a news conference regarding a grand jury's report in the wake of a fraternity pledge's drinking death on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 at the Courthouse Annex in Bellefonte, Pa. Twenty-six people face criminal charges related to the Feb. 4 death of 19-year-old Tim Piazza, after he consumed a dangerous amount of alcohol during a pledge bid night. (Phoebe Sheehan/Centre Daily Times via AP)
December 15, 2017 - 3:11 pm
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A grand jury's report in the wake of a fraternity pledge's drinking death said Friday that Penn State officials displayed "a shocking apathy" to dangers from excessive drinking and that its inaction allowed criminal acts to occur. Penn State strongly objected to that...
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December 04, 2017 - 5:45 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The father of UCLA guard LiAngelo Ball says he plans to withdraw his son from school because of concerns related to the freshman's indefinite suspension for his admitted participation in a shoplifting incident during the Bruins' trip to China. The younger Ball, along with...
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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, right, guides Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang prior to their joint press conference in the Parliament building in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP)
December 01, 2017 - 7:57 am
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian-American financier and philanthropist George Soros says oppression of the opposition by Prime Minister Viktor Orban's government is greater than when Hungary was under Soviet domination. Soros said in video messages released Friday that if Orban expels the Soros-...
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