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Frat Members Allegedly Beat Pledge Until His Butt Was Bleeding

AP | Posted 02.27.2014 | College

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Six fraternity members at an Ohio university have been charged with hazing a pledge by beating him with paddles. Police at the U...

Tyler Kingkade

University Police Suggested Sexual Assault Victim Was A Liar, Complaint Says | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.04.2014 | College

University of Akron officials discouraged a student from filing a sexual assault report and came close to calling a reported rape victim a liar, accor...

Ex-Ohio State Coach Lands New Gig

AP | By TOM WITHERS | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

AKRON, Ohio -- Through it all, Jim Tressel never lost his charm. As he worked the room the way he did for a decade as Ohio State's coach, delighting ...

Dead Body Found At College Football Stadium

AP | Posted 12.22.2011 | Sports

AKRON, Ohio — Authorities say the body of someone who apparently committed suicide was found at a college football stadium in Ohio, hours before...

6 Shot At University Of Akron Frat Party

Posted 12.17.2011 | College

Six people were shot at an off-campus fraternity party that attracted more than 100 people near the University of Akron on Saturday. The fraterni...

U.S. Recovery Gaining Traction, Fed Officials Say

Reuters | Kim Palmer and Sakari Suoninen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

AKRON, Ohio/FRANKFURT - The U.S. recovery is gaining traction, two top Federal Reserve officials said on Tuesday, though they differed on the risks ...

Airplane Interview with the American Ambassador to Haiti

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Returning from a recent post-disaster trip to Haiti, I was pleasantly surprised to bump into the American Ambassador, the Hon....