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  1. Borough shows community members they live the United Way by participating in a Day of Caring

    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    As many cars buzzed by on South Atherton Street on Thursday, Oct. 5, a select amount of Borough residents were restructuring the Mazza Community Garden, locate on 418 S. Atherton, as a part of PNC Bank’s Day of Caring, a…
  2. Penn State Arboretum's seventh-annual Pumpkin Festival, pumpkin giveaway kicks off this Sunday, Oct. 8

    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    The Penn State Arboretum will hold a pumpkin giveaway and jack-o’-lantern contest this week as part of their seventh annual pumpkin f…
  3. Fifth sexual assault of the semester reported in South Halls

    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    On Friday, a female student reported to Penn State police she had been sexually assaulted in…
  4. Weinstein on 'indefinite leave' during harassment inquiry

    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    NEW YORK (AP) — Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is on indefinite leave from the company he co-founded while an internal investigation into numerous sexual harassment allegations against him is completed, The Weinstein Co.'s board of directors announced F…
  5. Winners announced in annual Michigan art competition

    10.07 / 11:44 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    DETROIT (AP) — The winners of this year's international ArtPrize competition were announced Friday during an event in western Michigan that's known for openness — and increasingly, this year, pol…
  6. Birth control: Trump expands opt-out for workplace insurance

    10.06 / 18:39 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming religious or moral objections, issuing new rules Friday that take another step in rolling back the Obama h…
  7. The Latest: Las Vegas shooter bought 1,000 tracer rounds

    10.06 / 18:39 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times l…
  8. AG directive protects religious objectors to LGBT rights

    10.06 / 18:39 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    WASHINGTON (AP) — In an order that undercuts protections for LGBT people, Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a sweeping directive to agencies Friday to do as much as possible to accommodate those who claim their religious freedoms are being v…
  9. Traffic deaths rose 5.6 percent in 2016 as travel increased

    10.06 / 18:39 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The government says traffic fatalities rose 5.6 percent last year as Americans continued to travel m…
  10. US Customs vows to block imports made by North Korea workers

    10.06 / 18:39 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it is ready to block U.S. imports of seafood — as well as any other goods — produced by North Korean laborers who work in Chi…
  11. ACLU challenges detention of American captured in Syria

    10.06 / 10:26 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday challenged the detention of a U.S. citizen who was picked up on the Syrian battlefield for allegedly fighting with Islamic State m…
  12. WHAT'S HAPPENING: Gunman's secret life stymies investigation

    10.06 / 10:26 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Investigators trying to figure out the Las Vegas gunman's state of mind have so far been stymied by the secret life he appeared to lead before the a…
  13. Spacewalkers install new hand on station's robot arm

    10.06 / 10:26 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts gave the International Space Station's big robot arm a new hand T…
  14. Judge intends to dismiss 2nd suit against Black Lives Matter

    10.06 / 10:26 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A federal judge says he intends to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses Black Lives Matter and several movement leaders of inciting violence that led to a gunman's deadly ambush of law enforcement officers in B…
  15. APNewsBreak: Records show Ohio has plenty of execution drugs

    10.06 / 10:26 collegian.psu.edu Collegian.psu.edu - Education
    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has been able to replenish part of its lethal drug supply in recent months, and could carry out nearly 20 additional executions under certain conditions, according to new records obtained by The Associated P…