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Former Stanford sailing coach avoids prison in first sentence of college admissions scandal

John Vandemoer is the first of the 22 defendants who have pleaded guilty in the nation's sweeping college admissions scandal to be sentenced.        ...

Former Stanford sailing coach avoids prison in first sentence of college admissions scandal

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Ex-Stanford sailing coach avoids prison in U.S. college admissions scandal A former Stanford University sailing coach avoided prison on Wednesday in the first sentencing to result from the U.S. college admissions scandal aft...
2019-06-12, 23:16

Ex-Stanford sailing coach avoids prison time in college admissions scandal Stanford University's former sailing coach, who received hundreds of thousands of dollars for his program in exchange for helping prospective student...
2019-06-13, 03:32

Ex-Stanford sailing coach faces first sentence in college admissions scandal Federal prosecutors have recommended 13 months of prison for former Stanford sailing head coach John Vandemoer. He say probation is sufficient. ...
2019-06-12, 04:16

Stanford's former sailing coach gets one day in prison for role in admissions scandal John Vandemoer admitted to agreeing to help students gain Stanford entry in exchange for money for his sailing programA former head sailing coach at ...
2019-06-13, 01:16

Stanford Coach Avoids Prison in Admissions Scandal. Have Colleges Avoided Blame? The first sentencing in the scandal raised questions about culpability in the case and the role of universities, who have been described by prosecuto...
2019-06-13, 10:16

Ex-Stanford coach John Vandemoer receives one day in prison for college admissions scandal Former Stanford sailing coach John Vandemoer will spend one day in prison, a federal judge in Boston determined Wednesday, for his role in a wide-ran...
2019-06-12, 22:32

Ex-Stanford sailing coach faces sentencing in U.S. college scandal A former Stanford University sailing coach is set to become the first person to be sentenced in the U.S. college admissions scandal after admitting h...
2019-06-12, 13:16

Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison time in college bribery scam BOSTON — A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athlete...
2019-06-13, 04:00

What Felicity Huffman's prison sentence means for other parents in college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence could set a benchmark in the sentencing of other parents in the college admissions scandal.   ...
2019-09-18, 16:32

Caught Up in the College Admissions Scandal: Stanford’s Boathouse A sailing coach pleaded guilty to federal charges related to the cheating and bribery scheme. A rowing coach was fired, but the university won’t say ...
2019-07-17, 23:32

Judge to Decide First Sentence in College Admissions Scandal The sentencing of a former Stanford University sailing coach raises questions about the role of universities, who have been described as victims in t...
2019-06-12, 20:32

Winemaker gets toughest sentence yet for role in college admissions scandal A fifth parent was sentenced Friday in the college admissions scandal — Agustin Huneeus received a five-month prison sentence for agreeing to pay $30...
2019-10-05, 11:32

Fifth parent receives sentence in college admissions scandal and it's the stiffest one yet A fifth parent was sentenced Friday in the college admissions scandal-- Augustin Huneeus received a five month prison sentence for agreeing to pay $3...
2019-10-05, 02:00

Lori Loughlin avoids media, slips into court for possible conflicts in college admissions scandal Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband appeared in federal court Tuesday to address possible conflicts of interest or their attorneys.   &...
2019-08-28, 03:16

John Legend disagrees with Felicity Huffman's sentence for college admissions scandal John Legend opposes Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scandal. Legend shared his thoughts on Twitter. ...
2019-09-16, 21:32

Gassnola avoids prison in college bribery scandal Thomas "T.J." Gassnola, who pleaded guilty in April 2018 to conspiracy to commit wire fraud for his role in pay-for-play schemes to steer recruits to...
2019-09-11, 02:32

The prosecutor in charge of the college admissions scandal says he wants Lori Loughlin to get a harsher sentence than Felicity Huffman REUTERS/Brian Snyder Andrew Lelling, the US attorney for the District of Massachusetts, told Boston station WCVB that Lori Loughlin and her husband...
2019-10-08, 19:00

Third parent sentenced to prison in U.S. college admissions scandal The father of a former Georgetown University student was sentenced on Thursday to four months in prison, the third parent in the sweeping U.S. colleg...
2019-09-26, 22:00

Another coach to plead guilty in college admissions scandal The former head coach of the University of Southern California women’s soccer team has agreed to plead guilty for his role in the nationwide college ...
2019-06-04, 06:48

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison over bribery scandal Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball.     ...
2019-07-17, 20:16

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal A federal judge in Boston sentenced actor Felicity Huffman to 14 days in prison and community service Friday for paying thousands to get her daughter...
2019-09-13, 22:32

Married couple sentenced to one month in prison in college admissions scandal A federal judge in Massachusetts sentenced a married couple to one month in prison each Tuesday for paying to boost their daughter's college admissio...
2019-10-09, 06:00

Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal Six months after the details of Operation Varsity Blues rocked the public, Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in t...
2019-09-13, 23:00

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal Six months after her arrest in the college admissions scandal, Felicity Huffman has learned her fate. On Friday in a Massachusetts court, the Oscar...
2019-09-14, 01:32

Georgetown coach in college admissions scandal took bribes on the side: feds A former Georgetown University tennis coach accused of taking kickbacks in the college admissions scandal also accepted bribes independent of the sch...
2019-09-06, 03:00

UPDATE: Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for college admissions scandal Six months after the details of Operation Varsity Blues rocked the public, Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in t...
2019-09-14, 01:00

Felicity Huffman sentenced: 2 weeks in prison, $30,000 fine for college admissions scandal Huffman is the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal. “Trying to be a good mother doesn’t excuse us," sa...
2019-09-14, 03:00

Ex-USC soccer coach reverses course, agrees to plead guilty in college admissions scandal Ali Khosroshahin, a former women's soccer coach at USC, has agreed to plead guilty to racketeering charges for taking bribes from Rick Singer. ...
2019-06-04, 01:01

College admissions scandal: Harvard fires coach who sold home to athlete's father The head fencing coach received nearly double the assessed value on his home when he sold it to a future athlete's father.    &#...
2019-07-10, 05:16

Mastermind's accountant, ex-USC women's soccer coach plead guilty in college admissions scandal Twenty-two out of 50 defendants in the historic college admissions bribery and cheating case have now pleaded guilty to charges.    &...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Australian model avoids U.S. prison sentence after fracas on international flight An Australian model who was found guilty of assault after a fracas on a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles avoided prison when she was sentenced in...
2019-07-16, 03:32

The US college admissions scandal Journalist Evgenia Peretz discusses how US college tutor Rick Singer persuaded so many parents to take part in one of the biggest university scandals...
2019-09-24, 16:32

College admissions scandal: Even if you could give your kid everything, should you? Beyond the utter lunacy of the current college admission scandal is a much more widespread angst among parents and, increasingly, struggles among the...
2019-09-17, 20:32

Felicity Huffman sentence in college admissions scam slammed on social media Felicity Huffman is drawing outrage after the actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in a brazen college admissions scandal i...
2019-09-14, 04:32

Over 30 USC students probed in college admissions scandal More than 30 students at the University of Southern California are under investigation for their ties to the mastermind behind the sweeping college a...
2019-07-19, 02:00

Another parent busted in college admissions scandal Federal prosecutors have busted yet another parent in the nationwide college admissions scandal, officials announced Friday. Tech executive Jeffrey B...
2019-06-29, 02:32

Why is the college admissions scandal movie so boring? A quickie dramatisation of one of the year’s most thrilling stories has somehow become one of the year’s dullest filmsAn hour into Lifetime’s movie T...
2019-10-11, 15:32

Three more parents plead guilty in college admissions scandal Three wealthy parents pleaded guilty Wednesday to paying bribes to boost their children's standardized test scores as part of a nationwide college ad...
2019-05-23, 01:32

Accountant in U.S. college admissions scandal to plead guilty An accountant who once worked for the mastermind behind the U.S. college admissions cheating and bribery scandal has agreed to plead guilty and coope...
2019-06-01, 03:16

College admissions scandal: Dad gets 4 months for $400,000 bribe to get son into Georgetown ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON — A Los Angeles businessman was sentenced Thursday to four months in prison for paying $400,000 to get his son into Georgetow...
2019-09-27, 09:00

College admissions scandal gets a sexy Halloween costume that you have to see to believe The nation's college admissions scandal, involving actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, is getting the sexy Halloween treatment.  ...
2019-10-03, 06:32

The college admissions scandal now has a sexy Halloween costume From the company that brought you the sexy “Beyond Burger” costume comes a scintillating new Halloween get-up inspired by the college adm...
2019-10-03, 10:32

1st defendant faces sentencing in college admissions scandal BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking more than a year in prison for a former Stanford sailing coach who admitted to participating in the sweeping co...
2019-06-12, 13:00

Charges Against Another Parent Revealed in the College Admissions Scandal Prosecutors said a Chinese woman living in Canada had paid $400,000 to bribe her son’s way into U.C.L.A., raising the total number of parents accused...
2019-09-18, 13:00

'Family Guy' Emmys ad pokes fun at college admissions scandal 'Family Guy' released an ad for Emmys consideration where the cartoon cast is photoshopped as a rowing team, making fun at the recent college admissi...
2019-06-04, 21:00

Prosecutors: In College Admissions Scam, Felicity Huffman’s ‘Moral Cluelessness’ Warrants Jail Sentence (BOSTON) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman to a month in jail for h...
2019-09-07, 13:32

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools...
2019-07-17, 22:16

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea A former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California dropped his head in relief Wednesday when a judge announced he won't go...
2019-06-06, 12:32

Person avoids prison in college bribery sentencing Ex-Auburn assistant Chuck Person was sentenced to community service during two years of supervised release for accepting $91,500 in bribes as part of...
2019-07-17, 21:48

Lifetime's 'The College Admissions Scandal' earns its passing grade Described as a "ripped from the headlines" movie, Lifetime's "The College Admissions Scandal" is "inspired by" the Varsity Blues cheating and bribery...
2019-10-11, 19:32

Nothing Is More Dramatic Than the Trailer for Lifetime's College Admissions Scandal Movie Perhaps nothing is more suited to a Lifetime movie than the college admissions scandal. The network hopped on that story, which broke in March, fas...
2019-09-07, 13:32

College Admissions Scandal: Parent Gets 4 Months in Brazen Scheme Devin Sloane, who is accused of paying $250,000 to get his son into college, was the second parent sentenced in the sweeping case, after the actress ...
2019-09-25, 02:32

The 5 most bonkers scenes from Lifetime’s ‘College Admissions Scandal’ movie "You studied Darwin last year, didn’t you? It is the natural way of the world. ... Some people can do this for their kids and some people can’t,” a w...
2019-10-13, 16:48

Lifetime releases dramatic trailer for ‘The College Admissions Scandal’ Lifetime on Friday released the trailer for its made-for-television movie about the college admissions scandal. “The College Admissions Scandal...
2019-09-07, 09:32

Husband, wife each get one month in jail in college admissions scandal A married couple who paid $125,000 to have their daughter's college entrance exam scores altered so she could get into an elite university was senten...
2019-10-09, 13:32

‘Family Guy’ ribs college admissions scandal in Emmy ad campaign “Family Guy” has “earned” the right to take a tongue-in-cheek bite out of the college admissions scandal. Well, perhaps that&...
2019-06-04, 17:16

The real-life college admissions scandal was even crazier than this novel predicted Most of the time, novelists turn in their manuscripts, complete edits and then hope that their book is well received once it makes its way into the b...
2019-07-07, 01:00

The most ridiculous moments from Lifetime's 'College Admissions Scandal' movie From Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman parallels to the silly dialogue, here are the best moments from Lifetime's "College Admissions Scandal" film....
2019-10-13, 14:16

NYC beverage bigwig pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Big Apple beverage bigwig Gregory Abbott and his wife on Wednesday admitted to paying $125,000 to doctor their daughter’s college entrance scor...
2019-05-23, 04:00

Report: Former Southern Cal AD Pat Haden being investigated in college admissions scandal Report: Federal investigators are examining ex-USC AD Pat Haden's potential role in the college-admissions scandal that rocked several universit...
2019-06-06, 04:01

Agustin Huneeus Jr. sentenced to 5 months in college admissions scandal A federal judge in Massachusetts sentenced a Napa Valley winemaker to five months in prison Friday for paying a $100,000 bribe to get his daughter ad...
2019-10-05, 05:32

Feds eye ex-USC athletic director Pat Haden in college admissions scandal Investigators who are probing the college admissions cheating scandal are now eyeing former NFL quarterback Pat Haden — the one-time athletic directo...
2019-06-06, 04:00

Insurance executive pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Toby MacFarlane's daughter said in her college application essay that on the soccer and lacrosse fields she looked like "a boy amongst girls with my ...
2019-06-22, 13:32

Adidas fixer Thomas Gassnola avoids prison for role in NCAA scandal A one-time Adidas fixer whose testimony helped convict former footwear execs for their role in the NCAA corruption scandal was sentenced to time-serv...
2019-09-11, 02:32

Ex-NBA star Chuck Person avoids prison time in NCAA corruption scandal Former NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Person avoided prison time after pleading guilty to taking bribes as an NCAA coach to steer student-athletes to ...
2019-07-18, 01:32

Second parent gets four-month sentence in U.S. college scandal: media A California businessman was sentenced to four months in prison for paying bribes to get his son into a prestigious university, media reported on Tue...
2019-09-25, 09:32

Lori Loughlin’s former co-star says she was 'a very driven person’ before college admissions scandal Pamela Donnelly first met Lori Loughlin on the set of “The Edge of Night” back in 1983 — and she was surprised by what she witnessed while filming th...
2019-06-06, 13:32

Canadian woman arrested in Varsity Blues college admissions scandal Authorities arrested a Canadian woman in Spain for a U.S. indictment accusing her of paying $400,000 to get her son admitted to the University of Cal...
2019-09-18, 00:32

Former ACT/SAT test administrator flips, pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Igor Dvorsiky, the director of a West Hollywood private school, agreed to plead guilty to racketeering charges in the college admissions scandal. &#...
2019-10-03, 00:00

Felicity Huffman pleads for no jail time in college admissions scandal Attornies for “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman pleaded with a Boston federal judge Friday to spare her jail time after she pleaded guilty...
2019-09-07, 08:00

Felicity Huffman Reveals Her Daughter's Reaction to College Admissions Scandal Felicity Huffman is seeking forgiveness for her role in the college admissions scandal that resulted in the arrests of 50 individuals. In response ...
2019-09-07, 13:32

Lawyer Gordon Caplan gets month in jail for college admissions scandal A hotshot Manhattan lawyer was sentenced Thursday to one month in jail for paying $75,000 to fudge his daughter’s ACT exam scores. Gordon Capla...
2019-10-03, 21:32

Wendy Williams, College Admissions Scandal Getting the Lifetime Movie Treatment Think you know the story of Wendy Williams? Think again. Williams will executive produce a biopic about her life for Lifetime. The movie is said to ...
2019-07-23, 22:32

Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in college admissions bribery scandal case Actor is first parent to be sentenced among 34 charged in US scheme involving wealthy parents and elite universitiesFelicity Huffman returns to court...
2019-09-13, 16:32

Wealthy couple gets prison terms for U.S. college admissions scam The founder of a food and beverage packaging company and his wife were each sentenced to one month in prison on Tuesday for their roles in what prose...
2019-10-09, 16:00

California executive gets four months in jail as second parent sentenced in college admissions scandal A Los Angeles executive was sentenced to four months in federal prison Tuesday for his role in the college admissions scandal that has ensnared dozen...
2019-09-25, 00:32

Mastermind's accountant agrees to plead guilty in college admissions scandal The bookkeeper for Rick Singer, the ringleader of the college admissions bribery scandal, has agreed to plead guilty to charges and cooperate.  ...
2019-06-01, 01:16

College admissions scandal: Parents say payments to ringleader weren't bribes Defense attorneys of parents charged in the 'Varsity Blues' case say Rick Singer told parents their money would go to school programs, not ...
2019-06-04, 01:01

Lori Loughlin, other parents in college admissions scandal face trial in 2020 The trials of Lori Loughlin and other parents who have pleaded not guilty in the college admissions scandal would take place in 2020.   &#...
2019-10-03, 00:00

Lifetime finally announces the college admissions scandal movie we all assumed it would make The college admissions scandal was born to be a made-for-TV movie, what with it involving rich and famous people misbehaving, but it has somehow take...
2019-07-24, 07:32

Igor Dvorskiy, school executive in college admissions scandal to plead guilty A former Southern California school director who's at the center of the national college admissions cheating scandal has agreed to plead guilty and c...
2019-10-02, 22:32

Apologetic actress Felicity Huffman gets 14-day sentence in U.S. college scandal Actress Felicity Huffman, the first parent sentenced in a wide-ranging U.S. college admissions cheating scandal, was given a 14-day prison term on Fr...
2019-09-14, 01:00

Ex-USC coach, accountant plead guilty in college admissions scam A former women's soccer coach at the University of Southern California and a bookkeeper pleaded guilty Thursday to being part of a college admissions...
2019-06-28, 02:48

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli to stick with legal team in college admissions scandal Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, agreed to share legal representation in their fight against fraud charges ...
2019-08-28, 02:48

College admissions scandal: Parents' sentences at stake as judge presses prosecution Prosecutors say universities and testing companies suffered losses in the college admissions scandal. It could determine whether parents go to prison...
2019-09-11, 06:00

Napa vineyard owner, NYC attorney plead guilty in college admissions ACT, SAT cheating scandal Gordon Caplan and Agustin Huneeus Jr. pleaded guilty Tuesday to paying bribes to Rick Singer to have Mark Riddell cheat for their kids on the ACT, SA...
2019-05-22, 03:48

Napa Valley vineyard owner gets five months in prison for college admissions scheme Agustin Huneeus, a vineyard owner in Napa Valley, California, will spend five months in prison and pay a $100,000 fine for his role in the scheme. &...
2019-10-05, 05:32

Lori Loughlin college admissions scandal case 'upsetting' for 'Fuller House' cast, co-star says Lori Loughlin's involvement in the college admissions scandal, which got her booted from "Fuller House," still has her co-stars reeling from her unti...
2019-09-16, 19:32

Why Felicity Huffman's Enviable Marriage to William H. Macy Made the College Admissions Scandal Even More Disappointing For more than 30 years, Felicity Huffman could count on William H. Macy to be by her side. And this year he proved that he'd be by her side anywhere...
2019-09-06, 18:32

Lori Loughlin's home life calming down following 'initial shock' of college admissions scandal bust Lori Loughlin is enjoying a newfound calm at home for the first time since she and husband Mossimo Giannulli were busted in the nationwide college ad...
2019-07-22, 00:48

Rubberneckers, rejoice: Gangster Capitalism covers the celebrity college admissions scandal in unflattering detail Adulting, the latest comedy podcast premiere from WNYC Studios, allows listeners to explore the difficulties of growing up while laughing your ass of...
2019-06-03, 21:32

Lori Loughlin heads back to court to address potential conflicts in college admissions scandal Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband are scheduled to appear in federal court Tuesday to address possible conflicts of interest or their attorneys. ...
2019-08-27, 15:48

Felicity Huffman's daughter graduates high school amid college admissions scandal Sophia Grace, 18, graduated from the Los Angeles High School of the Arts Monday and her proud parents were on hand to celebrate the milestone.  ...
2019-06-12, 00:48

Another ex-NCAA coach gets prison time in bribery scandal A Manhattan federal judge Friday meted out another prison sentence to a former NCAA Division I assistant basketball coach who copped to taking bribes...
2019-06-08, 00:48

Analysis: Those in college scandal could still go to prison, despite first defendant skating Although the first defendant sentenced in the college admissions scheme got no prison, the case's uniqueness doesn't make it a great barome...
2019-06-14, 05:16

Felicity Huffman has been 'humbled' by the college admissions scandal, says Eva Longoria Eva Longoria is giving insight as to how the college admissions scandal has affected her "Desperate Housewives" co-star Felicity Huffman.  ...
2019-08-01, 21:32

Felicity Huffman is just the beginning: Who's pleaded guilty in the college admissions scandal — and who's still fighting An up-to-date breakdown who's pleaded guilty in the nation's college admissions bribery scandal.        ...
2019-05-23, 19:32

Ex-USC coach Tony Bland dodges prison for NCAA corruption scandal A former assistant coach for the University of Southern California basketball team who pleaded guilty to taking a bribe for steering players to a spo...
2019-06-06, 00:32

Felicity Huffman Faces One Month in Prison in College Admission Scandal Federal prosecutors involved in the case against Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are suggesting that Felicity serve one month in prison and a $20,...
2019-09-07, 13:32

Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for college bribery scandal Actor pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy and fraud after admitting to paying $15,000 to boost daughter’s SAT scoresThe actor Felicity Huffman was se...
2019-09-14, 10:00

Longtime college volleyball coach dodges prison after child pornography conviction "His life is ruined," said the judge, who suspended former IUPUI volleyball coach Steven Payne's prison time.      ...
2019-07-19, 19:32

A$AP Rocky avoids threat of harsher sentence as prosecutor decides not to appeal assault ruling Swedish prosecutors will not appeal the conditional sentence for assault handed to A$AP Rocky earlier this month, meaning the US rapper will avoid th...
2019-08-27, 19:48

Ex-USC AD Haden investigated in admissions scandal Former Southern Cal athletic director Pat Haden is being investigated for a potential role in the national college-admissions cheating scandal that h...
2019-06-06, 03:48

How U.C. Will Change Its Admissions Process After the Bribery Scandal Friday: The University of California president, Janet Napolitano, discussed the shifts; a witness gave stunning testimony in the trial of a Navy SEAL...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Andrew avoids Epstein question on first overseas trip since scandal Prince Andrew has been photographed on his first royal overseas engagement since the scandal over his relationship with the late paedophile financier...
2019-09-08, 02:48

Ex-USC assistant Bland avoids prison after plea Former USC assistant Tony Bland was sentenced to 100 hours of community service and two years of probation after pleading guilty to bribery conspirac...
2019-06-05, 19:00

Tiger Woods back in Orlando to root for Stanford against No. 16 Central Florida in college football Woods was seen smiling on the sidelines about two hours prior to kickoff at Spectrum Stadium on the UCF campus.        ...
2019-09-15, 09:32

Oregon man who targeted ex-friend with dog poop bomb avoids prison An Oregon man who targeted his former friend with an improvised dog poop-filled bomb avoided prison Tuesday when he was sentenced to three years prob...
2019-09-06, 08:00

LI rental scammer who sent rat poop to complaining victims avoids prison A Hamptons landlady mailed rat poop to would-be summer renters of her tony beach house — in an effort to terrorize them out of recovering their...
2019-08-09, 05:00

Lori Loughlin Due in Court as Admissions Scandal Looms Over New School Year No college found itself as deeply embroiled in the scandal as U.S.C. Months after the case began, nearly 20 of its students remain in limbo about the...
2019-08-27, 23:48

Recalled Judge Who Gave Stanford U Sex Offender Slap on the Wrist Fired as Girls Tennis Coach The California judge who got ousted from the bench in a recall after he handed out a light sentence to a Stanford University student convicted of sex...
2019-09-13, 05:32

F.B.I. Is Said to Be Investigating College Admissions Practices at T.M. Landry The private school in Louisiana, once celebrated for helping underprivileged and minority students attend elite colleges, is now under federal invest...
2019-06-02, 22:32

Reporting on a Very Bad Year for the College Admissions Industry Following the trail left by the Varsity Blues investigation, reporters are uncovering everyday educational inequality, and also cases of outright fra...
2019-08-02, 21:16

2nd parent in college admissions scam sentenced An executive who paid $250,000 to get his son into the University of Southern California falsely as a water polo player was sentenced to four months ...
2019-09-25, 04:00

Ex-cop who cooperated in NYPD bribery scandal gets no-jail sentence The ex-cop who broke open the NYPD corruption scandal narrowly dodged a prison sentence Wednesday — but not before sobbing so hard a judge told him t...
2019-09-26, 05:00

Lori Loughlin Appeared in Court as Admissions Scandal Looms Over New School Year No college found itself as deeply embroiled in the scandal as U.S.C. Months after the case began, nearly 20 of its students remain in limbo about the...
2019-08-28, 08:16

Olivia Jade slams tabloids after claims she's dropping out of USC after admissions scandal Olivia Jade Giannulli has a NSFW message for tabloids spreading rumors about her future college plans amid mom Lori Loughlin's admissions scanda...
2019-08-12, 06:00

Throw the college admissions scam bribers in the gulag I purposely haven’t written yet about the college cheating scheme that landed actresses Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and a bunch of others in hot ...
2019-05-30, 05:16

3 more parents plead guilty in college admissions scam BOSTON (AP) — A married couple and a California businessman are the latest parents to plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions scam. Gregory a...
2019-05-22, 23:48

Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the colle...
2019-09-14, 00:00

Big-shot lawyer pleads guilty in college admissions scam A big-shot Big Apple lawyer on Tuesday admitted to paying $75,000 to doctor his daughter’s ACT exam as part of the nationwide college admission...
2019-05-22, 00:32

UA College of Medicine relaunches Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway program TUCSON – The University of Arizona College of Medicine is relaunching its Pre-Medical Admissions Pathway (P-MAP) program, which was initially introdu...
2019-05-21, 21:48

Trump says he may commute Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence The former Illinois governor was convicted of trying to sell then-President Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat, as well as other campaign finance vio...
2019-08-08, 12:32

Commutation of Blagojevich prison sentence on hold The potential commutation of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's federal prison sentence has been put on hold amid White House officials' fears of...
2019-08-13, 04:32

College scammer Rick Singer lied about serving on admissions committees Not only did he fabricate the credentials of college applicants — he faked his own, too. College admissions guru William “Rick” Singer was a con man ...
2019-05-27, 23:32

Blunt-smoking son of college admissions cheats spent week in Rikers Now he can bust rhymes about the big house. The rich kid-rapper son of two Upper East Side residents who pleaded guilty in the college admission scan...
2019-06-11, 23:32

Blunt-smoking ‘rapper’ busted for assaulting college admissions scam dad The blunt-smoking wannabe rapper who defended his wealthy parents when they were exposed in the wide-ranging college admissions bribery scandal was b...
2019-05-24, 06:48

California man freed from life prison sentence for joyriding A California man was freed from prison after serving 23 years of his life sentence on a joyriding conviction, including eight years in solitary confi...
2019-06-05, 05:48

Prison sentence affirmed in malnourished Indiana boy’s death TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Court of Appeals has affirmed an eight-year prison term for a man who pleaded guilty to neglect in the death of ...
2019-06-13, 16:48

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has sentenced a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona to three months in prison for his role in a co...
2019-06-06, 19:48

Former NCAA coach gets 3-month sentence for bribery scheme Emanuel “Book” Richardson, a former University of Arizona basketball coach who admitted to taking bribes to steer players to sports managers when the...
2019-06-07, 05:32

Lori Loughlin's lawyers reportedly seeking FBI assistance in her college admissions case As Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli are seeking help from the FBI as they prepare to fight the charges against them in the ongoing college...
2019-06-14, 17:32

John Legend says prison is not always the answer after Felicity Huffman's sentence John Legend is weighing in on prison sentences a day after actress Felicity Huffman got 14 days for her role in the nationwide college admission scan...
2019-09-16, 09:32

Actress Felicity Huffman sentenced to two weeks in jail in college admissions cheating case Felicity Huffman paid $15,000 as part of a cheating scheme to have a college counselor correct wrong answers on her oldest daughter's SAT scores...
2019-09-14, 00:32

Napa Valley vineyard owner faces sentencing for two-pronged college admissions scheme Agustin Huneeus Jr., a vineyard owner in Napa Valley, California, will become the fifth parent Friday afternoon to be sentenced the nation's college ...
2019-10-04, 20:00

French prosecutors seek suspended prison sentence for Saudi princess French prosecutors said on Tuesday they were pushing for a six-month suspended prison sentence for the king of Saudi Arabia's daughter, as she went o...
2019-07-10, 01:32

Read Felicity Huffman's full, emotional statement about her 14-day prison sentence Actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in the college admissions scandal. Read her full statement here. ...
2019-09-16, 21:32

Mexican drug kingpin 'El Chapo' draws life sentence in US prison While expressing no remorse, Mexican drug kingpin and escape artist Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was sentenced Wednesday to life behind bars in a U.S. p...
2019-07-17, 23:48

How will Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence affect Lori Loughlin's case? Now that Felicity Huffman is going to prison, what's next for Lori Loughlin, who pleaded not guilty to similar charges in the college admissions chea...
2019-09-17, 21:00

Michigan man handed 60-day prison sentence after poisoning ex-wife's coffee during divorce A Michigan man was handed a 60-day prison sentence after he was caught on camera repeatedly poisoning his ex-wife's morning cup of joe during a bitte...
2019-08-02, 21:32

Romania's ruling party leader to serve prison sentence for corruption Dubbed Romania's most powerful politician, Liviu Dragnea will serve three and a half years in prison following a Supreme Court ruling. The decision c...
2019-05-27, 16:48

Child porn conviction leads to 15 years prison sentence for Arizona man TUCSON – Authorities say a Surprise man is headed to prison after he was convicted on child pornography charges. Raymond Luis Peltier, 43, was ...
2019-06-08, 01:16

Read Felicity Huffman's full, emotional statement about her 14-day prison sentence Actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in the college admissions scandal. Read her full statement here. ...
2019-09-14, 03:00

Michael Drejka receives 20-year prison sentence for shooting over parking spot A Florida judge on Thursday handed down a 20-year sentence to a man who fatally shot another man during a quarrel over a handicap-accessible parking ...
2019-10-10, 22:32

U.S.-born South Korea celebrity receives prison sentence in drug case Robert Holley, a naturalized Korean citizen from the United States and TV personality, was given a suspended prison sentence Wednesday in a local cou...
2019-08-28, 20:16

American woman who helped ISIS will only serve 18 months of 4-year prison sentence A U.S. judge sentenced an American woman who pleaded guilty to helping recruit Islamic State fighters to a four-year prison term on Wednesday -- a se...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli Arrive to Court Holding Hands as College Admissions Case Continues Lori Loughlin is keeping her head held high amid their ongoing court battle. She and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, were seen heading into a Boston...
2019-08-28, 06:48

Lori Loughlin faces 'substantially higher' prison sentence than Felicity Huffman if convicted U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said the Justice Department will see a "substantially higher" prison sentence for Lori Loughlin if she is convicted. &#...
2019-10-08, 22:32

Deadly fire above secret nuclear bunker under Maryland house leads to prison sentence An eccentric computer hacker was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison for the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for a...
2019-06-18, 14:32

Felicity Huffman's co-star Ricardo Chavira chalks up her 2-week prison sentence to 'white privilege' Felicity Huffman’s “Desperate Housewives” co-star, Ricardo Chavira, ridiculed her light prison sentence for her role in the college admissions scanda...
2019-10-09, 20:00

Jersey Shore Cast Says Their Bond With Mike ''The Situation'' Sorrentino Has ''Grown Stronger'' During Prison Sentence Gearing up for the third season of Jersey Shore Family Vacation, the cast dazzled at the 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards. Notably, Jenni "JWoww" Farley, ...
2019-06-18, 07:32

German bank robber's 20-hour-long court rant cut off by judge before prison sentence, report says A German man jailed for committing three bank robberies gave a 20-hour long statement before his sentencing Monday that included anecdotes about his ...
2019-10-08, 08:00

Bob Higgins sentence: Former Southampton football coach jailed for 24 years for sexually abusing young players Paedophile ex-football coach Bob Higgins has been jailed for more than 24 years after being found guilty of sexually abusing young players over a 25-...
2019-06-12, 13:32

Emmys 2019: Thomas Lennon mocks Felicity Huffman's 2-week prison sentence with brutal joke Felicity Huffman was on the receiving end of a brutal joke at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater Sunday.   &...
2019-09-24, 03:32

“Umbrella Movement” activist Joshua Wong has been released from prison in Hong Kong after serving contempt sentence HONG KONG (AP) — “Umbrella Movement” activist Joshua Wong has been released from prison in Hong Kong after serving contempt sentence. The...
2019-06-17, 05:00

Bobby Petrino says he wants to coach again, apologizes for Arkansas scandal Bobby Petrino said he still wants to coach, praised quarterback Lamar Jackson and apologized for the scandal that cost him his Arkansas job.  &...
2019-09-10, 20:00

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation ...
2019-06-07, 12:16

Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in the college admission scandal Actress Felicity Huffman is scheduled to be sentenced Friday for paying thousands in a cheating scandal aiming to get her daughter admitted to colleg...
2019-09-13, 18:00

'Legitimate donations': Lori Loughlin attorney previews college admissions defense in court Actress Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli appeared in federal court Tuesday to address possible conflicts of interest for their attorneys....
2019-08-28, 12:16

Felicity Huffman to kick off sentencing of parents in college admissions case: Will judge 'send a message?' The first group of parents who pleaded guilty in the college admissions scandal, led by actress Felicity Huffman, will be sentenced this month. ...
2019-09-06, 00:32

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits...
2019-05-22, 17:48

Afghanistan women's coach 'disgusted' with FIFA president over abuse scandal The coach of the Afghanistan women's soccer team said on Wednesday she was disgusted with FIFA and its president Gianni Infantino for not taking acti...
2019-07-04, 01:16

Soccer: FIFA dragging its feet in Afghan sex abuse scandal, says coach World soccer's governing body FIFA has been dragging its feet and needs to urgently widen the investigation into a sexual abuse scandal involving Afg...
2019-08-07, 21:00

Actress Felicity Huffman heads to court for U.S. college scandal sentencing Actress Felicity Huffman, the first parent to be sentenced in a wide-ranging college admissions scandal, faces prison time on Friday for admittedly p...
2019-09-13, 14:32

Huffman says she feels 'utter shame' for her role in college cheating scandal Felicity Huffman said she was just trying to be a good parent. Now, days before her sentencing for a federal crime, the actress said she regrets payi...
2019-09-10, 21:32

Felicity Huffman's daughter may retake SAT after star's college scandal sentencing Felicity Huffman's daughter likely won't be prohibited from retaking the SAT despite her mother's guilty plea in the college admissions scandal a new...
2019-09-30, 08:32

As U.S. college admission process opens, scandal weighs on low-income students Christine Bascombe, a New York City high school student who dreams of attending Cornell University, says she was devastated last spring to hear that ...
2019-08-08, 08:00

Actress Lori Loughlin faces hearing in U.S. college cheating scandal Actress Lori Loughlin is due in court on Tuesday for a hearing on whether the lawyers defending her against charges that she participated in a large ...
2019-08-27, 17:16

Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at court for U.S. college scandal sentencing Actress Felicity Huffman, the first parent set to be sentenced in a wide-ranging U.S. college admissions cheating scandal, faces possible prison time...
2019-09-13, 21:32

Prison date set for former UA assistant coach Book Richardson TUCSON – A prison date for former Arizona assistant coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson has been set in the college basketball corruption case. According...
2019-07-03, 05:16

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Entrance-exam official agrees to plead guilty in U.S. college cheating scandal An administrator tied to the U.S. college cheating scandal has agreed to plead guilty to a conspiracy charge and give information to authorities on o...
2019-10-02, 00:32

3 more wealthy parents to plead guilty to paying bribes for better ACT, SAT scores in college scandal Gregory and Marcia Abbott and Peter Jan Sartorio will become the tenth parents to plead guilty for bribes to improve their kids' ACT and SAT sco...
2019-05-22, 21:48

NCAA strips college of championship after coach let players use car The NCAA ordered Texas college Mary Hardin-Baylor to vacate its 2016 Division III national championship in football because the team's coach loaned h...
2019-10-11, 22:32

Felicity Huffman's Co-Star Angela Bassett Had No Advice to Give Her Amid College Scandal Awkward! Angela Bassett stars in the Cindy Chupack comedy Otherhood, alongside Patricia Arquette and Felicity Huffman. The film centers on three mot...
2019-08-02, 19:01

Arkansas college basketball player says coach dismissed him because of his dreadlocks Tyler Williams, the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith's second-leading scorer last season, has since transferred to another school. The university is...
2019-09-05, 14:00

College Basketball Player Says Coach Kicked Him Off Team Because Of His Dreadlocks Tyler Williams was a guard on the D-II University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Lions men’s basketball team as recently as last month, and he was set to com...
2019-09-05, 21:00

College basketball player in Arkansas says coach dismissed him because of his dreadlocks Tyler Williams, the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith's second-leading scorer last season, has since transferred to another school. The university is...
2019-09-06, 03:00

Accountant, ex-coach plead guilty in college bribery scheme BOSTON (AP) — A former University of Southern California soccer coach and an accountant for the consultant at the center of the college admissions br...
2019-06-27, 19:16

Who is Alberto Salazar? Meet Nike track and field coach at center of latest doping scandal At center of latest Olympics doping scandal is Nike track coach Alberto Salazar, hit with four-year ban. A look at his career preceding allegations. ...
2019-10-02, 20:00

Ex-college football player Wendell Brown released from Chinese prison: 'Don't have to cry no more' Former Ball State football player Wendell Brown is back in Detroit and in the arms of family after being held for three years in a Chinese prison. &...
2019-09-25, 22:00

NBC Sports: Richardson gets prison time in college basketball corruption trial TUCSON – Former University of Arizona assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson was sentenced Thursday to three months in prison followed ...
2019-06-06, 23:32

Free Your Mind: 10 Missouri Eastern Prison Inmates Graduate College Ten inmates from the Missouri Eastern Correctional Center made history Wednesday as the first graduates of Washington University’s Prison Education P...
2019-05-25, 02:48

William H. Macy Prepares for Daughter's High School Graduation Amid College Admission Scandal William H. Macy got into the graduation spirit on Wednesday afternoon as he picked up some congratulatory balloons at a local grocery store in Los An...
2019-05-30, 08:00

Felicity Huffman's co-stars Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette speak out on college scandal Felicity Huffman's "Otherhood" co-stars are breaking their silence on her involvement in the nation's largest college admissions scandal. ...
2019-07-20, 02:00

Ex-Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith facilitating pipeline to NFL as college coach Kevin Smith ran for 2,346 yards and 17 TDs in five seasons with the Detroit Lions. He's now coaching running backs at Florida Atlantic.  &...
2019-06-11, 04:32

Coach Who Once Ditched Job During Season Frets About College Football Player Transfers Alabama football coach Nick Saban thinks “the spirit” of college football’s transfer portal “in and of itself is a positive thing for players.” But l...
2019-07-17, 21:16

Former college football player returns to US after serving 3 years in China prison over bar fight Former college football player Wendell Brown returned to the U.S. on Wednesday, three years after he was sent to a Chinese prison for allegedly assau...
2019-09-26, 19:32

Former Ohio State Coach Sentenced To Four Years In Prison For Sexually Abusing Underage Diver Former Ohio State diving coach William Bohonyi was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday on two counts of sexually abusing Estee Pryor, a diver...
2019-08-13, 05:00

Confident and quirky as ever, Kansas coach Les Miles savors Boston College and plans for more Kansas' Les Miles' second act is entertaining, like we all expected. But a resounding win at Boston College suggests it might be successful, as well....
2019-09-19, 03:32

Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese dies at 60 Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese died Wednesday, a week after sustaining a brain injury in a fall. She was 60. ...
2019-07-25, 07:16

College Football Coach Accused Of Cramming 30 Players In One Apartment, Housing Others In Locker Room The athletic department of Pierce College is investigating head football coach Carlos Woods after a report from The Roundup News, a school publicatio...
2019-10-11, 03:32

Family and college football: How coach turned around perennially losing Eastern Michigan team Since Chris Creighton took over in 2014, often cellar-dwelling Eastern Michigan has steadily improved its ability to compete in the Bowl Subdivision....
2019-10-02, 20:00

Hall of Fame college coach Jim Calhoun named in sex discrimination lawsuit vs. University of St. Joseph Lawsuit against University of St. Joseph alleges basketball coach Jim Calhoun, others created "openly hostile" work environment toward women.  ...
2019-10-10, 09:00

College gambler sent racist death threats to dozens of athletes he blamed for losing bets. Now he may go to prison. Addison Choi pleaded guilty to threatening college and pro athletes as well as their girlfriends on Instagram, often using racist slurs.   ...
2019-05-30, 18:48

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in prison Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Kawhi Leonard's college coach says returning to West Coast 'always in back of his mind' Ex-San Diego State coach Steve Fisher: "The fact that he’s a pro doesn’t surprise me. But the fact he’s this good ... I don’t...
2019-07-10, 13:48

Sailing Into Uncharted Waters SailGP boats send out live data and video on every aspect of the boat and crew movements, a new technology used for the first time in a professional ...
2019-06-24, 00:32

Plain sailing with data lakes It seems like everywhere you turn, someone is talking about big data this, or data analytics that. Supporting this move to data-driven businesses is ...
2019-07-15, 17:00

Mixed Events Shake Up Olympic Sailing Pressured by gender-equity mandates from the I.O.C., sailing took major steps to upgrade its program, adding races that had not been part of the spor...
2019-08-04, 20:48

Sailing with a message, teen activist lands in NYC Cheering crowds welcomed Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg to a Manhattan marina Wednesday after a trans-Atlantic trip on a sailboat to attend ...
2019-08-29, 01:16

LightSail 2 successfully demonstrates solar sailing LightSail 2 is faring much better than its ill-fated predecessor. The Planetary Society has verified that LightSail 2 successfully raised its orbit ...
2019-08-01, 03:16

Sailing Among the Stars: How Photons Could Revolutionise Space Flight A few days from now, a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will lift off from Florida, carrying a satellite the size of a loaf of bread with nothing to power ...
2019-06-20, 14:16

Sailing in Treacherous Waters to Alaska. With Toddlers for Crew. With a barely-4-year-old and a not-quite-2-year-old, in a 32-foot boat sailing up the Inside Passage, a family discovers the best rewards are those n...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Crowdfunded spacecraft LightSail 2 prepares to go sailing on sunlight Among the many spacecraft and satellites ascending to space on Monday’s Falcon Heavy launch, the Planetary Society’s LightSail 2 may be t...
2019-06-21, 23:48

Options Traders Wager On Smooth Sailing For Tech Options traders are forecasting a relative calm for shares of tech behemoths like Facebook and Amazon ahead of earnings this week. Some say they coul...
2019-07-23, 20:00

Carnival to stop sailing to Cuba after new travel restrictions Carnival Corp said on Wednesday its cruises will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration's ban on U.S. travel to the Caribbean isla...
2019-06-05, 19:00

15-Year-Old Falls To Death While Para-Sailing, Case Against Operator Police have registered a case against a para-sailing operator after a 15-year-old boy from Pune died in an accident on Murud Janjira beach in coastal...
2019-05-27, 07:00

Russell Coutts Likes Sailing Races With Big Money at Stake One of the great sailors in history now runs an elite racing series for high-speed yachts. SailGP will end its season this weekend with $1 million on...
2019-09-20, 20:32

"Didn't Feel Seasick": Greta Thunberg In US After Sailing Across Atlantic After voyaging thousands of miles across the Atlantic Ocean, climate activist Greta Thunberg made landfall in the United States on Wednesday afternoo...
2019-08-29, 04:48

Argentine farmers 'sailing without a compass' amid political uncertainty, dry weather Unusually dry weather is making Argentine farmers nervous as they wait for October rains to revive parched corn crops, adding to uncertainty around n...
2019-09-20, 07:00

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, Arrives in New York After Sailing Across the Atlantic Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wednesday after sailing across the Atlantic Ocean to call attention to the need f...
2019-08-29, 01:16

Sunbeam-sailing spacecraft deemed 'mission success' in Earth orbit A small crowd-funded satellite promoted by TV host and science educator Bill Nye has been propelled into a higher orbit using only the force of sunli...
2019-08-01, 05:48

Meet the Woman Sailing Around the World to Raise Awareness About Plastic Pollution The first time self-described “ocean advocate” Emily Penn was confronted by the magnitude of the plastic pollution problem was during an ...
2019-06-07, 09:16

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh takes a swipe at former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer's record was phenomenal but controversy follows him everywhere.  ...
2019-07-18, 18:32

Indiana associate coach Mike Westphal charged with intimidating coach of swim club According to an affidavit, Indiana University's Mike Westphal threatened another swim coach to try to get him to agree to help merge swim clubs....
2019-09-06, 09:00

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson on All Blacks coach shortlist Steve Hansen will step down after World Cup in JapanOther leading candidate likely to be Ian FosterChampion Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has confi...
2019-07-09, 09:16

Tom Nissalke, former NBA and ABA coach of the year and first coach of Utah Jazz, dies at 87 Nissalke was the first coach of the Jazz after the franchise relocated from New Orleans in 1979. He also coached in Seattle, Houston and Cleveland. ...
2019-08-24, 07:16

Worried about college debt? Avoid these low-paying jobs for college graduates 24/7 Wall St. reviewed 2018 federal wage data to identify low paying jobs that typically require a four-year college education.    &#...
2019-09-04, 22:00

Former Baylor coach Art Briles named head coach of Texas' Mount Vernon High School Art Briles, who was fired by Baylor in 2016 amid the school's sexual assault scandal, has been hired by Mount Vernon High School in Texas. ...
2019-05-25, 04:48

U.S. cruise operators stop sailing to Cuba, travelers vent anger online Major U.S. cruise operators said on Wednesday they will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration's ban on travel to the Caribbean is...
2019-06-06, 00:01

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after two-week sailing journey across Atlantic – video The 16-year-old climate activist arrived in New York on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions sailing boat, completing her 15-day voyage from Britain ...
2019-08-30, 08:16

Sailing trio voice relief after P&O cruise ship rescue in South Pacific Seasoned sailors were picked up after their boat sank off the coast of New Caledonia Three sailors who were rescued by a cruise ship when their yacht...
2019-09-28, 09:00

Mississippi St makes CWS again, beats Stanford 8-1 Peyton Plumlee pitched 6 2/3 strong innings, Dustin Skelton had a three-run triple and Mississippi State advanced to the College World Series for a s...
2019-06-10, 09:32

Nogales sparks Bulldogs to 7-2 win over Stanford STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Davis Moore pitched a two-hitter over 6 2/3 innings, Emilio Nogales had three hits and drove in three runs and Fresno State a...
2019-06-02, 09:32

Tim Tebow on college athletes getting paid: 'We don't want to turn college football into the NFL' Professional baseball player and former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow called for a "middle ground" Wednesday on the issue of whether college athlet...
2019-10-09, 20:32

Prince George is surprise guest at Will & Kate's regatta, dons proper sailing cap Prince George was a star attraction at Will and Kate's inaugural charity regatta off the Isle of Wight, decked out in proper sailing gear. ...
2019-08-09, 13:00

UPDATE 5-U.S. cruise operators stop sailing to Cuba, travelers vent anger online Major U.S. cruise operators said on Wednesday they will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration's ban on travel to the Caribbean is...
2019-06-06, 02:00

Greta Thunberg, youth climate activist sailing across the Atlantic Ocean, completes voyage Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old Swedish activist, wouldn't fly to New York for a United Nations summit on climate because of emissions from air tr...
2019-08-28, 18:48

Stanford hits 4 home runs in 12-3 win over the Hornets STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Wulff hit a two-run homer in the top of the first, setting the tone for Stanford’s 12-3 victory over Sacramento...
2019-06-03, 05:32

Stanford's Eye-Tracking Glasses Automatically Focus On Whatever You're Looking At If you don’t already deal with a condition called presbyopia, you probably will by your mid-40s. It’s when the lenses in your eyes lose elasticity ma...
2019-07-02, 19:32

Stanford’s new AI can help doctors spot brain aneurysms Stanford researchers have developed a new AI tool that can help detect aneurysms, a condition that causes blood vessels in the brain to bulge, potent...
2019-06-10, 13:32

'Game of Thrones' character Arya proven wrong about sailing West of Westeros by Targaryen ally The final season of "Game of Thrones" saw the Stark family go their separate ways for the last time. But probably the most emotional goodbye of them ...
2019-09-11, 00:00

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing to America amid a storm of online attacks The teenager is traveling to a United Nations climate conference aboard a zero-emissions sailboat. Fans are cheering her on, but critics have been ru...
2019-08-16, 17:00

Slovis propels USC past No. 23 Stanford 45-20 in debut start Freshman Kedon Slovis passed for 377 yards and three touchdowns in an excellent debut start, and Southern California rolled to a 45-20 victory over N...
2019-09-08, 14:32

Stanford scientists invent gel that could protect trees from wildfire Tree stands in fire-prone forests could soon get some relief. Scientists at Stanford University have developed a gel-like liquid that acts as a flame...
2019-10-02, 01:00

AI Weekly: Protecting the powerful underpins debates at Stanford and MIT Petitions in support of MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito and in opposition to former Google CEO Eric Schmidt at Stanford University reveal AI ethics de...
2019-09-07, 02:32

How 2 Stanford University Dropouts Made $860 Million Fortune By Age 23 They didn't complete a single year of college, but Henrique Dubugras, 23, and Pedro Franceschi, 22, have already amassed a veteran's share of Silicon...
2019-07-02, 06:16

Stanford students use AR to keep spotlight on campus sexual assault A brutal 2015 attack on a Stanford student was supposed to be memorialized with a plaque; now students have created an alternative using augmented re...
2019-09-20, 02:32

How two Stanford grads aimed for big tech glory and got Big Tobacco instead Adam Bowen and James Monsees created Juul to disrupt the tobacco industry, but the $38 billion company is now at the forefront of the panic over the ...
2019-09-05, 04:32

Stanford University sex assault victim waives right to anonymity The woman who read a searing statement at the sentencing of the college swimmer who sexually assaulted her at Stanford University has revealed her id...
2019-09-05, 17:32

Stanford’s Doggo is a petite robotic quadruped you can (maybe) build yourself Got a few thousand bucks and a good deal of engineering expertise? You’re in luck: Stanford students have created a quadrupedal robot platform ...
2019-05-22, 08:48

Matthiessen, Beck lead Stanford past Hornets, 11-0 Will Matthiessen had two hits, drove in two runs and hit one of the four Stanford home runs in support of Brendan Beck's three-hitter over seven...
2019-06-01, 02:48

Woman sexually assaulted at Stanford reveals her identity This image released by Viking shows Chanel Miller. For years, Miller was known in legal proceedings as “Emily Doe,” the woman assaulted w...
2019-09-06, 01:32

Stanford covered up ‘homophobia’ to kick me off team: swimmer A four-time All-American swimmer at Stanford University says he was “kicked off” the team because he’s gay. Abrahm DeVine posted on Insta...
2019-10-04, 20:32

Stanford beats Texas to win NCAA golf title FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Stanford took control on the back nine of the opening two matches Wednesday and beat Texas to win the NCAA championship for...
2019-05-29, 19:48

The Latest: Stanford senior making a run at Pebble Beach The Latest at the US Open: Stanford senior Brandon Wu trying to make the cut, even if that means missing graduation Sunday     &...
2019-06-15, 03:32

Catalina Foothills alum earns scholarship with Stanford basketball PALO ALTO, Calif.  – Former Catalina Foothills High School standout Sam Beskind has earned a scholarship on the Stanford basketball team. Here&...
2019-08-28, 10:16

Stanford sexual assault survivor to publish book about her ordeal Publisher promises the as yet untitled work by ‘Emily Doe’ will reclaim her story and ‘change the way we talk about sexual assault forever’The anonym...
2019-06-06, 13:16

Guard Marta Sniezek transfers from Stanford to Notre Dame SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Guard Marta Sniezek has announced her transfer from Stanford and is immediately eligible to play for national runner-up Notre...
2019-05-24, 00:16

Mississippi State tops Stanford 6-2 in NCAA super regionals STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out eight over six innings, Dustin Skelton hit two doubles and Mississippi State beat Stanford 6-2 in the...
2019-06-09, 09:32

Stanford is latest elite university linked to Jeffrey Epstein Jeffrey Epstein gifted Stanford University $50,000 for its physics program, making it the latest elite school to be linked to the late billionaire pe...
2019-09-15, 11:00

Stanford sexual assault survivor identifies herself before release of memoir Chanel Miller reads from impact statement that went viralCase highlighted scourge of sexual assault on US campusesThe woman whose statement at the tr...
2019-09-04, 22:00

Apple CEO Tim Cook took shots at other tech companies in his Stanford commencement speech In the commencement speech given at Stanford University, Cook said digital surveillance would have “stopped Silicon Valley before it got starte...
2019-06-17, 01:48

Stanford catcher Handley's backup plan is career in medicine Maverick Handley has struck quite the impressive balance as a Stanford student-athlete playing baseball and pursuing a future in medicine  ...
2019-05-30, 15:16

Stanford Students Built This Adorable, Bouncy, Open-Source Robot Dog If you’ve always dreamed of having a low-maintenance, vaguely dog-shaped companion, well, you’re in luck. A group of undergraduate and graduate stude...
2019-05-22, 19:00

‘It’s a Dark Period.’ The Stanford Expert Known as “Mr. Democracy” on the Shrinking Free World The Stanford scholar known as “Mr. Democracy” talks to TIME on the shrinking free world, the U.S.’s irreplaceable role in it and hi...
2019-06-13, 12:16

Emily Doe at the Center of Stanford Sexual Assault Case Reveals Her Identity Throughout Stanford swimmer Brock Turner’s trial, after which he was found guilty of three felony counts of assault, his accuser remained anonymous a...
2019-09-05, 05:00

Stanford Team Aims at Alexa and Siri With a Privacy-Minded Alternative A handful of companies already dominate the market for digital assistants. The implications for consumer privacy are a serious concern, researchers s...
2019-06-14, 10:48

Stanford slugger finds out he's been drafted during game, shares moment with teammates Stanford outfielder Kyle Stowers shared an amazing moment with his teammates Monday after he learned he was drafted with the No. 71 pick by the Balti...
2019-06-05, 21:16

The Woman Sexually Assaulted While Unconscious in the Stanford U Case Says It’s Time the World ‘Knew’ Her Name The woman whose Stanford University attacker was sentenced to mere months in jail for sexually assaulting her as she lay unconscious has revealed her...
2019-09-07, 10:00

Stanford students launch tribute to sexual assault survivor Chanel Miller Dear Visitor project excerpts of Miller’s statement on garden near the site where the assault occurred and plays her voiceStudents at Stanford Univer...
2019-09-27, 22:32

U.S. court voids $65 million settlement tied to Allen Stanford Ponzi scheme A federal appeals court on Monday threw out a settlement requiring insurers to pay $65 million to a court-appointed receiver for companies once run b...
2019-06-18, 00:32

Andrea Lee juggles Stanford studies and golf, opens with a 69 at U.S. Women's Open Andrea Lee was granted an extension on her Stanford essay so she could play in the U.S. Women's Open; her opening 69 has her 4 shots off the lea...
2019-05-31, 04:16

The Woman Sexually Assaulted While Unconscious in the Stanford U Case Says It’s Time the World Knew Her Name The woman whose Stanford University attacker was sentenced to mere months in jail for sexually assaulting her as she lay unconscious has revealed her...
2019-09-07, 19:32

NHL avoids another lockout for at least three more years If there’s going to be another NHL lockout, it won’t come until at least 2022. The NHL Players’ Association declined to reopen the ...
2019-09-16, 22:32

Colts knew of Bobby Okereke's sexual assault allegation before drafting Stanford LB The Indianapolis Colts reviewed a Title IX case of alleged sexual assault involving 2019 draft pick Bobby Okereke during his time at Stanford.  ...
2019-06-06, 04:01

MLB notebook: Yankees' Torres avoids IL The New York Yankees didn't have to add Gleyber Torres to their long injured list Wednesday, as tests on the infielder came back negative after he ha...
2019-08-08, 16:00

Stanford's Daulet Tuleubayev wins semifinal match at NCAA golf championships with a broken driver Stanford freshman Daulet Tuleubayev was the hero for the Cardinal at the 2019 NCAA golf national championships. And he did it with a broken driver. ...
2019-05-29, 14:32

How One Large Game Studio Avoids Crunch How does the Chicago-based studio Iron Galaxy maintain a healthy work-life balance for all of its employees? On Kotaku Splitscreen, we talk to founde...
2019-06-18, 20:32

Critical U.S. Open avoids another screw-up, says USGA After a string of U.S. Open screw-ups which angered the players and drew sniggers from fans, the United States Golf Association (USGA) admitted on We...
2019-06-12, 23:48

Mexico Avoids Tariffs for Now, but the Threat Lingers The deal the U.S. and Mexico struck to prevent the U.S. from imposing tariffs largely reaffirms the countries’ commitments to existing measures on im...
2019-06-09, 14:32

Why one US can-maker avoids Trump's tariffs while rivals pay up One of the largest U.S. producers of aerosol cans, Colorado-based Ball Metalpack, has laid off 91 of its 500 U.S. workers since President Donald Trum...
2019-06-14, 07:48

NFL notebook: Chiefs WR Hill avoids discipline Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be punished under the personal conduct policy as the NFL closed its formal investigation into m...
2019-07-20, 09:48

Elliott avoids suspension for May incident in Vegas Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not be disciplined for an incident in May in Las Vegas in which he was handcuffed but not arrested, ...
2019-07-04, 01:16

New U.S.-Mexico deal avoids tariffs on tomatoes The United States and Mexico have reached a deal to avoid a 25 percent tariff on imports of Mexican tomatoes, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross ann...
2019-08-22, 03:16

Shell Avoids Hard Promises on That $125 Billion Investment and debt-reduction demands will persist, and the need for M&A can’t be ruled out. Investors should be grateful for the dividend they’ve go...
2019-06-04, 20:32

Google avoids serving repeat ads with machine learning Like it or not, ads keep the internet running. However, they've become obnoxious and intrusive over the years, leading some to install anti-trac...
2019-10-09, 22:00

Libyan Airliner, Carrying 124, Narrowly Avoids Being Hit By Bombing A Libyan airliner has narrowly escaped being hit by incoming fire as it landed at war-torn capital Tripoli's sole functioning airport, aviation offic...
2019-08-06, 02:48

Rory McIlroy avoids penalty in ruling reversal Golf just can’t seem to get out of the way of its own rulebook, no matter how many times they tweak it. Luckily for Rory McIlroy, he did not suffer t...
2019-08-10, 18:00

Ex-USC assistant Bland avoids jail in corruption case Former Southern California assistant coach Tony Bland was sentenced to two years' probation and 100 hours of community service Wednesday for his role...
2019-06-05, 22:48

Antonio Brown avoids suspension as Raiders fold All is forgiven. Antonio Brown will play for the Raiders on Monday night against the Broncos, coach Jon Gruden said Friday, a stunning turnaround fro...
2019-09-07, 04:32

Nadal avoids trouble in opener, but Kyrgios awaits Rafael Nadal has had more than enough nasty surprises at Wimbledon down the years so when he fell on the seat of his pants on the first point against...
2019-07-02, 23:16

Ex-CDC head Thomas Frieden avoids jail in sex abuse case The scandal-scarred former director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention copped to a no-jail deal Tuesday, following accusations he g...
2019-06-04, 21:48

| Osaka narrowly avoids catastrophic Roland Garros shock Japan's Naomi Osaka battled back from a set and a break down to defeat Slovakia's Anna Karolina Schmiedlova to reach the Roland Garros second round....
2019-05-28, 19:48

Christian Coleman: Athletes criticize 'loophole' after sprinter avoids ban Athletes have criticised the US Anti-Doping Agency's (USADA) decision to drop its charges against sprinter Christian Coleman following the advice of...
2019-09-03, 15:00

Goose avoids getting cooked, freed from pizza driver’s car grille BURLINGTON, Vt. — Authorities say a goose that got stuck in a pizza delivery driver’s car grille in Vermont is expected to make a full recovery. Driv...
2019-07-23, 17:48

Ex-Dolphin Martin avoids jail time with plea deal Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will avoid prison time after reaching a plea deal Friday on charges related to a threatening ...
2019-10-06, 03:00

Antonio Brown avoids media after New England Patriots debut The Miami Dolphins couldn't avoid seeing Antonio Brown hook up with Tom Brady for a touchdown in Brown's debut for the New England Patriots Sunday, b...
2019-09-16, 18:00

| Trump celebrates US might, avoids politics in rousing July 4 speech US President Donald Trump sang the praises of the US military and American heroes of the past two and a half centuries as he skirted politics in a ro...
2019-07-05, 17:48

Coco Gauff, 15, avoids 2 match points in Centre Court win 15-year-old American Coco Gauff came back after facing two match points and beat Polona Hercog in three sets to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon ...
2019-07-05, 22:32

Sunbather narrowly avoids being hit as stowaway falls from plane over London The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missi...
2019-07-02, 14:32

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Halep wins, too Naomi Osaka's body language made her plight plain. For all she's already accomplished, the internal pressure stemming from aiming to do even more was...
2019-05-29, 15:16

Chicago Photographer Heroically Avoids Being Retraumatized By Ugly First Pitch Just a couple of weeks ago, Chicago photographer Darren Georgia narrowly avoided a serious bump on his face during a ceremonial first pitch gone awry...
2019-06-15, 01:32

Knicks’ Marcus Morris avoids suspension for ‘unprofessional’ foul According to an industry official, it does not appear new Knicks forward Marcus Morris will receive a suspension after his Flagrant 2 ejection in Mon...
2019-10-09, 05:00

UK PM candidate Boris Johnson avoids questions about police visit Boris Johnson, the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister, said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called ...
2019-06-22, 20:32

Senate passes bipartisan spending bill, avoids looming shutdown The Senate passed a budget and debt limit deal on Thursday that the Trump administration and leaders from both parties agreed to, but that left hardl...
2019-08-01, 21:00

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as they Debate Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July...
2019-07-21, 15:16

Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill avoids suspension Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill will not be suspended by the NFL for violating the league's personal conduct policy following investigations into...
2019-07-19, 18:32

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as They Rebrand Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July...
2019-07-21, 17:16

Philip Green's Arcadia avoids collapse as creditors back deal Philip Green's Topshop-to-Dorothy Perkins fashion empire staved off a collapse into administration on Wednesday as creditors approved his sweetened r...
2019-06-12, 23:16

Amazon Pushes Fast Shipping but Avoids Responsibility for the Human Cost The retail giant directs the destinations, deadlines and routes for its network of contract delivery drivers. But when they crash, Amazon is held har...
2019-09-07, 03:32

Patriots' Julian Edelman avoids thumb scare, hand is fine New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman raised concern when he landed awkwardly on his left hand during a preseason game, but he did not ag...
2019-08-30, 18:48

Yankees’ Tommy Kahnle barely avoids injury after dugout drama DETROIT — Tommy Kahnle had to see the trainer after the second game of the Yankees’ doubleheader sweep over the Tigers on Thursday. He issued a...
2019-09-13, 13:00

Clemson avoids North Carolina upset in frantic final minutes CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Clemson stuffed North Carolina’s 2-point conversion attempt with 1:17 left and the No. 1 Tigers held off the Tar Heels 21-2...
2019-09-29, 01:32

Supreme court upholds Indiana abortion law but avoids broader issue Court is splitting 7-2 on fetal remains measure but staying out of debate over limits on a woman’s right to an abortionThe US supreme court is uphold...
2019-05-29, 09:00

Senior huntsman who allowed hounds to kill fox cubs avoids jail A senior huntsman convicted of allowing his hounds to kill four fox cubs has been handed a 16-week suspended jail sentence for causing their "painful...
2019-06-11, 04:32

Fernando Tatis Jr. Bends Fabric Of Space And Time, Avoids Getting Tagged Out It appeared as though Braves pitcher Mike Soroka was about the record the first out of his appearance against the Padres on Sunday. With an 0-2 count...
2019-07-15, 02:16

Matteo Salvini avoids questions over League links to Russian money Absent from parliament, Italy’s deputy PM says his party did not ask for or take moneyItaly’s deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini has avoided an int...
2019-07-24, 20:32

Dashcam Captures Moment Driver Narrowly Avoids Lorry Crash A driver made a lucky escape by swerving just in time to avoid crashing into a lorry. Bethany Pearson took to Twitter to share shocking footage, capt...
2019-08-03, 04:32

Missouri man who pleaded guilty to molesting 11-year-old avoids jail time SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (WFLA/AP) – A Missouri man who pleaded guilty to molesting an 11-year-old girl who later tested positive for chlamydia, has be...
2019-06-20, 01:32

Huffman arrives for admissions scheme sentencing "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman has arrived at Boston's federal court to learn her fate in the college admissions scandal. (Sept. 1...
2019-09-14, 03:00

Officer avoids jail time in attempted unlawful sexual conduct case TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department officer accused of overlooking an arrest warrant in exchange for oral sex was sentenced to three years of...
2019-06-18, 02:16

Supreme Court avoids abortion question, upholds fetal burial measure The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sent a mixed message on abortion, refusing to consider reinstating Indiana's ban on abortions performed because of ...
2019-05-28, 21:16

Hyundai Motor agrees wage deal, avoids strike for first time in eight years Hyundai Motor Co and its South Korean workers' union have reached a tentative wage deal and averted strike action for the first time in eight years,...
2019-08-28, 07:16

O'Rourke struggles, Castro emerges and Warren avoids trouble in Democratic debate Ten Democrats took the stage in the first Democratic debate of the 2020 U.S. election campaign on Wednesday night, each trying to introduce themselve...
2019-06-27, 18:32

U.S. Supreme Court avoids abortion question, upholds fetal burial measure The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sent a mixed message on abortion, refusing to consider reinstating Indiana's ban on abortions performed because of ...
2019-05-28, 19:00

Director Paul Downs Colaizzo on how Brittany Runs A Marathon avoids clichés It’s easy when you see the trailer for Brittany Runs A Marathon to think “oh great. Another movie about a drunk, overweight girl realizing she’s unhe...
2019-08-23, 19:16

Juventus soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo avoids criminal rape charges in US The current captain of the Portugal national soccer team had been accused of raping Kathryn Mayorga in Las Vegas in 2009. He still faces a civil comp...
2019-07-23, 01:16

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win. &...
2019-05-29, 06:32

Video: 5-year-old girl narrowly avoids coyote attack in her front yard The incident occurred Tuesday in the unincorporated area of Villa Park, Illinois, police said, and the girl got away safely.     ...
2019-09-25, 19:32

Kylie Jenner Expertly Avoids Tristan Thompson and Ben Simmons at Drake's Party Anyone who is anyone was at Drake's exclusive party on Wednesday night, including Kylie Jenner, Tristan Thompson and Ben Simmons. In case people hav...
2019-06-07, 03:48

Friars Club head avoids jail time for filing false tax returns Friars Club executive director Michael Gyure — who pleaded guilty in January to filing false income tax returns — will avoid prison time. Gyure was s...
2019-07-09, 04:48

Hyundai Motor Agrees Wage Deal, Avoids Strike For First Time In 8 Years Hyundai Motor Co and its South Korean workers' union have reached a tentative wage deal and averted strike action for the first time in eight years, ...
2019-08-29, 01:48

Janet Jackson lauds Michael's music legacy but avoids abuse claims Michael Jackson’s sister gives interview ahead of 10th anniversary of his deathJanet Jackson has said her brother Michael’s musical legacy will conti...
2019-06-23, 15:16

| WATCH | Dashcam captures moment driver narrowly avoids truck crash A driver has a lucky escape as a truck crashes across into the southbound carriageway of the A34. Rear dashcam footage shows the lorry sliding alongs...
2019-08-03, 11:48

Bermuda avoids major damage from Hurricane Humberto, cleanup crews get to work Cleanup crews in Bermuda were busy at work on Thursday after Hurricane Humberto grazed the island, which escaped major harm despite winds that reache...
2019-09-20, 05:32

Harvard wins bid to keep race as factor in admissions process A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Harvard can continue to use race as a factor in its admissions process. An anti-affirmative-action group, Students...
2019-10-01, 22:32

This is how white privilege plays out in the Harvard admissions process Researchers estimate that roughly three-quarters of white legacy students would have been rejected if they had been treated the same as their non-whi...
2019-10-02, 04:32

14 more rejected students sue universities, mastermind of admissions scheme Fourteen more students whose applications were rejected by schools tied to the college admissions scandal have filed a class-action lawsuit.  &...
2019-06-19, 07:16

Gay rugby player facing deportation to Kenya avoids detention but still faces threat of being sent home Supporters of a gay rugby player who faces being sent back to Kenya after losing his deportation battle are holding a protest outside the Home Office...
2019-06-07, 20:32

Antonio Brown avoids suspension as Raiders plan to play receiver in opening game The Raiders plan to have Antonio Brown in the lineup after all despite reports of a heated confrontation with general manager Mike Mayock.  ...
2019-09-07, 03:00

North Carolina university shooting suspect pleads guilty, avoids possible death penalty A man accused of killing two students and wounding four more when he allegedly open fired in a North Carolina university classroom earlier this year ...
2019-09-20, 04:32

Jonathan Martin Avoids Jail Time On Felony Charges With Mental Health Diversion Former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will not face any jail time for the charges brought against him for threats he made on an Instagram...
2019-10-06, 06:32

Bus driver Xi Chen avoids jail after accident killed young lawyer Kimberly Greer A bus driver who struck and killed a newly married federal law clerk in lower Manhattan took a no-jail plea deal Tuesday and was sentenced to a condi...
2019-07-23, 22:48

Harvard Doesn't Discriminate Against Asian-Americans In Admissions: Judge A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Harvard University does not discriminate against Asian Americans in undergraduate admissions, handing the school a...
2019-10-02, 06:00

No, this AI can’t finish your sentence The New York Times wrote in November that Google's Bert natural language model can finish your sentences, but this week, the Allen Institute for Arti...
2019-05-23, 01:32

YouTube Dismantles 'Influence Operation' Targeting Hong Kong Protests, Avoids Discussing Its Reach YouTube has disabled some 210 channels it says were used in a coordinated “influence operation” spreading disinformation related to the ongoing prote...
2019-08-23, 07:16

Desperate Housewives star may face month in jail over admissions scam Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman has revealed her "deep and abiding shame" after admitting taking part in a college admissions cheating sch...
2019-09-07, 15:00

‘Kids Need a Good Start’: Readers Debate Admissions at Elite N.Y.C. Schools The drop in black and Hispanic student admissions to New York’s specialized high schools led to an impassioned discussion among readers with personal...
2019-06-06, 13:32

Oral Roberts University settles U.S. claim it violated admissions incentive ban Oral Roberts University agreed to pay $303,502 to resolve allegations it illegally compensated a recruiter with a share of tuition the school receive...
2019-06-05, 20:16

Eric Garner: Family of black man who died during arrest attempt tell of anger as police officer avoids prosecution The family of a black American who died during an attempted police arrest have voiced their anger after the white officer involved avoided prosecutio...
2019-07-17, 18:32

Roger Stone avoids jail, banned from major social media after judge rules he breached gag order Stone, 66, a notorious Republican political operative who has described himself as a "dirty trickster," had previously been dressed down by the judge...
2019-07-16, 20:32

State Senate won’t back de Blasio plan to overhaul high school admissions Mayor Bill de Blasio’s controversial plan to scrap the single admissions test that determines entry into the city’s specialized high schools is dead ...
2019-06-19, 01:32

Poll says majority of voters oppose de Blasio’s high school admissions plan A poll commissioned by a group opposed to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s specialized high school admissions plan found that 56 percent of respondents f...
2019-05-31, 20:32

Report: The Admissions Side Door May Have Been Open For UCLA Applicants With Influential Connections The college admissions cheating scandal revealed the details of a formalized process for jamming the failchildren of wealthy and prominent families i...
2019-07-23, 13:48

Trump 'seriously' considering commuting Blagojevich sentence President Trump said on Wednesday that he is "seriously" considering commuting the prison sentence of Rod Blagojevich and said the disgraced former I...
2019-08-08, 14:00

Man Gets 10-Day Sentence for Missing Jury Duty Deandre Somerville was also sentenced to a year of probation and required to do 150 hours of community service, write an apology letter and pay a $22...
2019-10-04, 21:00

Sandy Alderson has just one sentence for the Wilpons Sandy Alderson spent eight years with the Mets. He only needed seven words to sum up his time working for the Wilpons. “I appreciate the opportunity ...
2019-05-28, 20:32

40-year sentence sought for man convicted of sex trafficking CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors are seeking a 40-year prison sentence for man found guilty of sex-trafficking a Chicago teenager who was murdered....
2019-05-22, 13:48

Trump says he may commute sentence of former Illinois governor U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was seriously considering commuting the prison sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich....
2019-08-08, 08:00

Trump Suggests He’s Likely to Commute Sentence of Rod Blagojevich Mr. Trump told reporters of the plans after a day of highly critical news coverage as he traveled to the sites of mass shootings in El Paso and Dayto...
2019-08-08, 12:00

Man who harassed MP Anna Soubry given suspended sentence Pro-Brexit protester James Goddard, who admitted harassment after calling the MP Anna Soubry a Nazi outside the Houses of Parliament, has been given ...
2019-07-23, 03:00

Prosecutors to appeal would-be bomber's 16-year sentence Federal prosecutors plan to appeal the 16-year prison sentence given to a man for trying to kill hundreds of people by detonating what he thought was...
2019-06-20, 04:01

A Thousand-Page Novel — Made Up of Mostly One Sentence — Captures How We Think Now Lucy Ellmann’s “Ducks, Newburyport,” follows the thoughts of an Ohio woman as they range from politics to laundry to environmental disaster to lost e...
2019-09-04, 05:00

Man wants new sentence in teen’s rape, murder, dismemberment DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A man sentenced to death for raping, strangling and dismembering his girlfriend’s 14-year-old daughter has asked a judge...
2019-06-13, 16:48

Man gets life sentence for killing Spanish golfer The man who killed a former Iowa State University golfer from Spain has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. A judge o...
2019-08-24, 13:48

Charlottesville white supremacist gets second life sentence James Fields Jr. was convicted on state charges over the death of Heather Heyer and causing dozens of injuries. He had avoided the death penalty by p...
2019-07-15, 23:48

Man wants new sentence in teen's rape, murder, dismemberment A man sentenced to death for raping, strangling and dismembering his girlfriend's 14-year-old daughter has asked a judge to instead give him a life t...
2019-06-13, 17:16

Trump has referred to his Wharton degree as ‘super genius stuff.’ An admissions officer recalls it differently. The retired admissions officer, James Nolan, says he got a call on Trump’s behalf from Fred Trump Jr., Donald Trump’s older brother who also happened...
2019-07-08, 21:48

German nurse given second life sentence for murder of 85 patients Niels Högel, who used drugs to cause cardiac arrests, confirmed as country’s worst postwar serial killerA nurse has been handed a second life sentenc...
2019-06-06, 15:48

The Latest: Death sentence for father who killed his 5 kids COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a death penalty trial for a South Carolina father (all times local): 3:10 p.m. A jury says a South Carolina fathe...
2019-06-13, 22:48

Australian cardinal won't fight sentence if he loses appeal An Australian court spokesman says disgraced Catholic cardinal George Pell will not fight for a reduced jail sentence if he fails in his appeal of hi...
2019-05-27, 11:48

Prosecutors seek life sentence in Charlottesville car attack CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to give a life sentence to a man convicted of hate crimes for plowing his car into...
2019-06-28, 11:16

The Latest: Jayme Closs' family satisfied with sentence The latest on the sentencing hearing for a Wisconsin man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents (all times local): 1:5...
2019-05-25, 09:48

Ex-Minnesota cop who killed bride-to-be proposes ludicrous sentence The former Minnesota cop convicted of fatally shooting an unarmed Australian bride-to-be has proposed a bizarre sentence to “honor” her. ...
2019-06-06, 21:32

Saudi Teenager Faces Death Sentence for Acts When He was 10 The execution of the teenager, Murtaja Qureiris, now 18, would be what rights groups called one of the most egregious violations of international law...
2019-06-09, 23:32

Neo-Nazi gets second life sentence in murder of protester in Virginia A Virginia state judge on Monday sentenced a self-professed neo-Nazi to a second life prison term for killing a demonstrator when he drove his car in...
2019-07-16, 01:16

10-year sentence for participant in abuse of caged woman NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A man jailed in mid-2016 will serve roughly seven more years behind bars for his role in horrific physical and psychological abuse...
2019-06-13, 19:32

| US sex trafficking victim freed from life sentence for murder A US trafficking victim serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex when she was a teenager was released on parole, following a ce...
2019-08-09, 02:00

Arizona man gets life sentence for killing, burying couple An Arizona man was sentenced on Monday to life in prison for killing a couple and burying them in his backyard in a 6-foot-deep grave he dug with a b...
2019-08-20, 06:16

MS-13 member gets 50-year sentence in brutal LI slay of four teens One of the members of the deadly MS-13 gang who pleaded guilty to taking part in a grisly 2017 ambush killing in which four teens were mutilated and ...
2019-09-10, 02:00

US Rapper A$AP Rocky Gets Suspended Sentence For Assault In Sweden A Stockholm court on Wednesday convicted US rapper A$AP Rocky of assault and gave him a suspended sentence over a street brawl, a case that outraged ...
2019-08-15, 04:00

Attorneys for cop who shot 911 caller seek creative sentence MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 are asking a...
2019-06-06, 23:48

Swedish prosecutor will not push for tougher A$AP Rocky sentence A Swedish prosecutor said on Tuesday he would not push for a tougher punishment for U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky who got a suspended sentence for his role ...
2019-08-27, 10:48

Bernie Madoff asks Trump to reduce his sentence The world’s worst Ponzi schemer is hoping for a big break from President Trump. Bernie Madoff has filed a petition for commutation of the 150-y...
2019-07-24, 21:16

Jury deciding sentence of Tennessee church shooter NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man convicted of murder in a 2017 Nashville church shooting will spend at least 51 years in prison, but a jury is...
2019-05-29, 02:00

One brutal sentence captures what a disaster money in America has become Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images One brutal sentence embodies the bleak state of money in America. "The bottom half of Americans combined have a negative...
2019-05-24, 00:48

Don't Use 303 To Give Death Sentence To Spirit Of RTI: Karti Chidambaram Demanding withdrawal of a bill proposing changes in the RTI Act, Congress MP Karti Chidambaram on Monday took a swipe at the government in the Lok Sa...
2019-07-23, 06:16

HK pro-democracy activist appeals against sentence as further protests loom A Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed for six years for rioting in 2016 appeared in court on Wednesday to appeal against his sentence, as anti-go...
2019-10-09, 08:00

Russian actor Pavel Ustinov has sentence overruled The Russian actor who was sentenced to three and a half years in a penal colony has had his sentence overruled following an outcry from public figure...
2019-10-01, 03:32

Serbia introduces life sentence amid EU criticism BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian lawmakers have voted to introduce life imprisonment without parole for the gravest criminal acts, despite criticism f...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Drug lord El Chapo set to die in jail after getting life sentence Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is likely to die in jail after being sentenced to life plus 30 years for smuggling drugs into the US over...
2019-07-17, 19:48

Halkbank executive returns to Turkey after serving U.S. sentence A Turkish bank executive who served a 32-month jail sentence in New York for helping evade U.S. sanctions against Iran returned to Istanbul on Wednes...
2019-07-24, 15:32

Life sentence for murder after son finds body years later JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for his wife’s murder, which was witnessed by their then-toddler s...
2019-05-22, 01:16

The Latest: Dead wife’s family ‘satisfied’ with sentence MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a man whose wife disappeared while honeymooning at sea (all times local): 12:05 p.m. The family of a wom...
2019-05-28, 19:32

Tucson woman awaits sentence in death of 3-year-old son TUCSON – The Tucson woman convicted in the death of her 3-year-old son is expected to be sentenced Monday afternoon. In May, Raquel Barreras was foun...
2019-07-22, 21:16

Man convicted in 2017 fatal stabbing gets natural-life sentence TUCSON – The man arrested for a 2017 fatal stabbing on the southwest side was sentenced to natural life in prison on Thursday morning. On Jan. ...
2019-10-04, 06:00

Hong Kong lawmaker gets suspended sentence over 'Occupy' charges Legislator Tanya Chan was handed a suspended sentence on Monday after she was found guilty of inciting public nuisance during the 2014 pro-democracy ...
2019-06-10, 11:16

Nurse raped by Met Pc: I'm serving a life sentence in recovery A nurse who was drugged and raped by a Metropolitan police officer during a Tinder date in Antigua today broke her silence and said she is "serving a...
2019-07-15, 20:16

David Fizdale puts Knicks through grueling film sentence David Fizdale — and a roughly 117½-hour break between preseason games — won’t allow the Knicks to turn the page yet. Two days after suffering a 115-9...
2019-10-14, 03:48

Prosecutors lower sentence recommendation for Felicity Huffman to 1 month Federal prosecutors in Massachusetts lowered their recommended sentence for actor Felicity Huffman to one month on Friday for her guilty plea in a co...
2019-09-07, 04:32

Mexican president calls El Chapo’s life sentence ‘inhumane’ Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Thursday blasted Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s life sentence as “inhumane” — e...
2019-07-19, 02:00

US Sex Trafficking Victim Freed From Life Sentence After Viral Campaign A US trafficking victim serving a life sentence for killing a man who paid her for sex when she was a teenager was released on parole Wednesday, foll...
2019-08-08, 08:00

| Cameroon anglophone separatist leader gets life sentence - lawyers A military court in Cameroon has handed down life sentences to the head of the country's anglophone separatist movement, Julius Sisiku Ayuk Tabe, and...
2019-08-20, 14:48

Charlottesville white supremacist faces another life sentence for car attack James Alex Fields Jr also faces 419 years for killing Heather Heyer and injuring dozens during the ‘Unite the Right’ rally in 2017A man sentenced to ...
2019-07-15, 19:32

Rapper Meek Mill to appeal sentence that drew activists' ire Rapper Meek Mill on Tuesday will appeal a Pennsylvania judge's decision to sentence him to up to four years in prison for probation violations in a ...
2019-07-16, 14:32

Charlottesville: white supremacist gets life sentence for fatal car attack James Alex Fields Jr drove a car into a crowd of protestersWhite supremacist had attended far-right rally in Virginia cityAn avowed white supremacist...
2019-06-28, 21:16

Judge gives reputed Bonanno boss stiff sentence for racketeering Sometimes it really sucks being the captain — especially in the mafia. Joseph “Joe Valet” Sabella, a Bonanno capo who pleaded guilty to racket...
2019-07-19, 04:16

Not Surprisingly, It's Bad News When The Words "Orioles" And "Dingers" And "Record" Appear In The Same Sentence Home runs are up across baseball. The woeful Baltimore Orioles will not be the only team whose pitchers give up what in previous eras would’ve been c...
2019-05-22, 06:16