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Rasdavid Lagarde – finally Arrested for the murder of Howard University Student Omar Sykes...

A Northeast Washington man has been arrested in connection with the July shooting death of a popular member of the Howard University community, authorities say Rasdavid Lagarde,...

654 Students at Kentucky State Sent Home for Unpaid Tuition, Room & Board Bills

About 25 percent of the student population at Kentucky State University are being forced out of their studies because of nonpayment on tuition and room and board...

One Charged in Shooting on St. Augustine’s University Campus

The News & Observer An 18-year-old Raleigh man was charged with assault Wednesday in connection with a shooting that wounded a 20-year-old man who sought help on the...

Unsolved crimes still remain at UMES

Last weekend’s shooting of a University of Maryland Eastern Shore student remains under investigation, according to reports. Princess Anne police are figuring out exactly what happened when Devin...

Hampton University Suicide Being Investigated by Police

Police in Hampton, Virginia are investigating a death that happened on the campus of Hampton University. It is believed to have taken place in the William R. & Norma...

This Magistrate Thinks Discrimination Suit Against Delaware State Should Proceed

By Randall Chase, The Associated Press A federal magistrate says a white man who lost his job at...

Dr. Harvey, Hampton President Blasts Government for HBCU Support

The President of Hampton University detailed the strained relationship between Historically Black Colleges and Universities and the federal government at this year’s HBCU Conference. Dr. William R. Harvey, who has served as Hampton...

Stewart Fulbright, 1st Dean of NCCU School of Business, Dies at 92

DURHAM, NC— Stewart Fulbright, a trailblazing black educator who piloted a bomber during World War II as one of the Tuskegee Airmen and later served as the...

FAMU Faces 1-yr Accreditation Probation Period

Florida A&M University will be placed on one year of probation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Official word from accrediting body SACS is still to...

Two Southern University Students Caught In Crossfire Killed At Louisiana Party

Two 19-year-old Southern University students were killed early Sunday after they were caught in the crossfire of a gunfight between a former Southern football player and another...

FVSU Shelters Savannah State Students During Hurricane Matthew

Savannah State University (SSU) is taking cover. Hurricane Matthew has been ranked a category 4 storm on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale. Any storm labeled as category 3...

Clark Atlanta University Security Guard arrested on peeping Tom charges

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A Clark Atlanta University security guard was arrested on peeping Tom charges on Wednesday night, police said. Kenyon Strozier, 37, who had worked at the school...

Tuskegee University breaks ground on new science building

Tuskegee University will be expanding science education with the addition of a new building to its 5,000-acre campus. In a ceremony on Friday on land between Milbank...

SC State University to Close 9 Buildings to Save Money

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina State University's interim president says the school is shutting down nine aging buildings to save money. The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg...

Bowie State homicide spurs state’s attorney to host Sisterhood Summit

Ever since Bowie State University freshman Alexis Simpson, 19, of District Heights was charged with fatally stabbing her roommate during an alleged dispute over an iPod last...

Prairie View A&M investigates after nude video goes viral

A nighttime video of a young woman frolicking naked in a pond at Prairie View A&M University has prompted school officials to investigate the incident and to...

Police seek gunman in deadly shooting near Johnson C. Smith University.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Police are searching for the gunman in a shooting that killed a man Saturday night just northwest of Charlotte's uptown. The shooting happened around 9:10...

Prosecutors: Trayvon Martin’s DNA not on gun that killed him

(USA Today) Tests on the gun used to kill Trayvon Martin show traces of George Zimmerman's DNA but none that matches the teen, according to evidence released...

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