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December 25, 2018 12:04 PM Pope's Christmas wish: World fraternity despite differences

Pope Francis delivers the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for 'to the city and to the world' ) Christmas' day blessing from the main balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Pope Francis delivers his message as he celebrates the Christmas Eve Mass in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, Monday, Dec. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra 140

December 18, 2018 10:49 AM Don't blame migrants for everything, Pope tells politicians

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Tuesday condemned nationalist leaders who blame migrants for their countries’ problems and themselves fostered mistrust in society by pursuing dishonest gain and xenophobic and racist policies. The 82-year-old pope, who has made defense of migrants a plank of his papacy, made the comments in his message for the Catholic 119

October 19, 2018 3:39 AM UCLA investigates alleged sexual assault at frat party

The UCLA Police Department on Thursday appealed to the public in its search for a man who allegedly committed sexual assault against a female student at a party last Friday, The Los Angeles Times reported. A university student, whose identity was not released, told police that she was assaulted at an off-campus fraternity part last Friday around 12:30 a.m., campus 61

October 11, 2018 12:45 PM University of Iowa suspends 9 fraternities, citing alcohol

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa has suspended nine fraternities for violating a moratorium on alcohol at fraternity and sorority parties. Pi Kappa Alpha; Beta Theta Pi; Pi Kappi Phi; Acacia; Sigma Pi; Phi Delta Theta; Sigma Phi Epsilon; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; and Delta Chi were suspended Wednesday pending further investigation. University vice president 78

September 28, 2018 7:05 PM Oklahoma woman arrested after she allegedly burglarizes, defecates in fraternity house: report

Melissa Lenz, 25, allegedly defecated in a room in the Oklahoma fraternity house on Sunday. (Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office) After allegedly burglarizing a fraternity house, a 25-year-old woman reportedly was caught with her pants down by a house member. The woman, identified as Melissa Lenz by KFOR-News, allegedly entered the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity 114

September 5, 2018 5:35 PM Parents settle claim against fraternity in Penn State hazing death

(Reuters) - The parents of a Penn State student who died during an alcohol-fueled fraternity hazing last year have reached an agreement with the fraternity that requires it to make a number of structural changes, the fraternity’s national organization said. Monetary terms of the settlement reached on Tuesday between the parents of Timothy Piazza and Beta Theta 66

September 5, 2018 10:12 AM Parents of Penn State hazing victim settle with fraternity

PHILADELPHIA – The parents of a Penn State University student who died after a night of hazing and drinking at a fraternity have settled with the fraternity's national organization. The attorney for the family of Timothy Piazza, Thomas Kline, said Tuesday his clients had reached a settlement with Beta Theta Pi for an undisclosed sum. Beta Theta Pi has also agreed 56

August 30, 2018 2:35 PM 2 Syracuse fraternity members suspended for video re-enroll

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Two Syracuse University students suspended for a video showing members of their fraternity using racist slurs and simulating sexual assault have re-enrolled after an order from a judge. The video posted by a university newspaper in April showed members of the fraternity laughing at performances punctuated by racist language against blacks 65

August 9, 2018 4:00 AM Appeals court rejects ex-Stanford swimmer’s ‘outercourse’ argument

In this Sept. 2, 2016, file photo, Brock Turner leaves the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose, Calif. (AP) A California appellate court on Wednesday upheld Brock Turner’s conviction despite his attorney’s argument that his client wanted “outercourse” with his victim, not sexual intercourse. Turner, a former Stanford University swimmer, is now required 80

August 8, 2018 7:53 PM 2nd man pleads guilty to hazing in Penn St. frat death case

BELLEFONTE, Pa. – A former Penn State fraternity member awaits sentencing after pleading guilty to charges filed following a pledge's death after a night of drinking and hazing last year. Joseph Ems Jr. pleaded guilty Wednesday to misdemeanor hazing and furnishing alcohol to a minor. He was charged as a result of the investigation into the death of 19-year-old 54