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MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its fraternities with houses on campus to become coeducational within three years, a move it says is not just about bad behavior but also equality.Wesleyan follows Tri ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Next up, India. With NASA's Maven spacecraft safely in orbit around Mars, the spotlight shifts to India's first mission to the red planet.The Indian spacecraft is due to slip into Martian orbit Tuesday night (Wednesda ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Demonstrators in New York have marked the start of the Metropolitan Opera's season by protesting the planned production of "The Death of Klinghoffer."They gathered outside Lincoln Center Monday carrying signs saying "the met oper ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As Brad Keselowski flaunted his fast car by leading session after session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Joey Logano took a good-natured swipe at his teammate by asking him via Twitter to slow down.The first message appa ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland community activist originally from El Salvador has spent the weekend hidden in a church after immigration authorities tried to detain him last week.According to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Francisco ...more

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XENIA, Ohio (AP) — A special grand jury began hearing evidence Monday in the racially charged case of a fatal police shooting inside a Wal-Mart store.No timetable has been made public on how long it will take to present evidence to the Greene Co ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Retired boxer Mike Tyson may be famous for his aggressiveness, but he showed his compassionate side last week when he came to the rescue of an injured motorcyclist who had crashed on a Las Vegas interstate.Attorney Stephen Stubb ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission is giving its biggest award yet, about $30 million, to a whistleblower who provided key information that led to an enforcement action in a fraud case.The agency announced the award Monday. ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Lava threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has essentially stalled for now, officials said Monday, but that isn't putting anyone at ease.A Hawaii County Civil Defense flight over the area found that the surface flo ...more

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The investigation continued Monday into a car crash that killed two people at a Casper, Wyoming, hospital.Capt. Steve Freel of the Casper Police Department said Monday that Brandon Avery and Amanda Strickland, both 27, died i ...more