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Syracuse University students renew protests following administration’s response to racist incidents

Syracuse University students renew protests following administration’s response to racist incidents

Students at New York’s Syracuse University are occupying a campus building for the second time this school year following several reported racist incidents. #NotAgainSU, a black student-led movement at Syracuse University, launched a sit-in Monday afternoon citing the administration’s handling of previous and recent racist incidents on campus. The organization says Monday’s sit-in at the…MORE

A Georgia college student has been missing since Valentine’s Day

A Georgia college student has been missing since Valentine’s Day

Authorities in Georgia have escalated the search for a missing Fort Valley State University student who was last seen on Valentine’s Day. The search began Saturday when the family of 23-year-old Anitra Gunn reached out to police and said they had not heard from her for an “unusual amount of time,” the Fort Valley Police…MORE

Faye Swetlik died from asphyxiation hours after abduction, coroner says

Faye Swetlik died from asphyxiation hours after abduction, coroner says

A South Carolina first grader was killed hours after she was abducted from her home last week, a county coroner said Tuesday. Faye Marie Swetlik, 6, went missing from outside her Cayce, South Carolina, home on February 10. She was last seen playing in her front yard after taking the bus home from Springdale Elementary…MORE

A children’s book written by LeBron James to be published in August

A children’s book written by LeBron James to be published in August

LeBron James, long a dominant force on the basketball court, will now try his hand at writing children’s books. HarperCollins Publishers announced a two-book deal with the LeBron James Foundation on Tuesday. James’ debut book is a picture book titled “I Promise.” It is scheduled for release on August 11, 2020. “Books have the ability…MORE

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