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*The unexpected death of Florida A&M University marching band drum major Robert Champion has been ruled a homicide according to USA Today. After being found in the back of a tour bus, the college student’s death looked like the result of a hazing incident. The Orange-Osceola Medical Examiner’s Office determined that the 26-year-old’s death was … Continue reading Death of FAMU Drum Major Robert Champion Ruled a Homicide
Urban Meyer just got the new head coaching job at Ohio State University. His $4 million annual salary makes him one of the highest paid coaches in college football; Before he was fired from Syracuse University for allegations of sexual misconduct, assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine’s salary was a reported $300,000; Before he was terminated … Continue reading The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Who Has The Power?
*Poet and author Maya Angelou is not happy with a paraphrased quote from Martin Luther King Jr. inscribed in his new memorial in Washington, saying the shortened version makes him sound like an “arrogant twit” because it’s out of context, reports the Washington Post. The words were from a sermon King delivered Feb. 4, 1968, … Continue reading Angelou: MLK Statue’s Paraphrased Quote Makes Him Sound ‘Arrogant’