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North Carolina athletes took ‘shadow’ classes in college - Sports

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — More than 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes — enrolled in classes they didn’t have to show up for and received artificially inflated grades in what an investigator called a ‘‘shadow curriculum’’ that lasted nearly two decades at the University of North Carolina.

Wainstein probe implicates over 3,000 students in University of North Carolina academic scandal

A new investigation found a scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was bigger than previously reported. (AP)

Editor’s note: This story has been updated from an earlier version.

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Judge on gang kidnapping case: ‘Not your typical false statement case’

Wainstein report in four easy questions |

Kenneth Wainstein released his report Wednesday

Riflettori puntati sugli ex della partita. Due per parte: Frisone Biato tra gli etnei, Sciacca e Moretti tra i veneti...

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Masked gunman sought in Richland Co. convenience store robbery

The rain stopped long enough last Saturday, Oct. 11, for the ninth annual Run to Read to fulfill its promise to be a beautiful fall event.

More than 260 people of all ages participated, gathering at the Washington Public Library for the third year.

Israeli director Vania Heymann created the "Mayokero" video, and this isn't the first time the young filmmaker has drawn raves for his creative use of the medium. Last year, Heymann unveiled his interactive music video for Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone,"

Ricardo Lemos — The Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases: Fall 2014

Acollective – Pangaea
Alex & Sierra – It’s All About Us
Bloods – Work It Out
Mike Brady – Bloodlines
Busby Marou – Days Of Gold EP
Busby Marou – Farewell Fitzroy : Days Of Gold Edition
The Church – Further/Deeper

Taylor Swift is one of Demi Lovato's only famous friends

Demi Lovato admits Taylor Swift is one of the few celebrities she is friends with.

The 22-year-old singer, who distanced herself from her former best friend Selena Gomez earlier this year, says the 'Shake It Off' hitmaker is still a "good friend" and hasn't changed despite her success.

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Earlier today we mentioned that post-hardcore veteran Walter Schreifels (Gorilla Biscuits, Youth of Today, Quicksand, Rival Schools, etc) would be playing the

68-75: A NEW BREED OF ROCK & ROLL OUT TO CHANGE THE WORLD!

68-75 is singer Suzanne Sledge and guitarist Andrew Cylar. Their raw rock sound mixed with Suzanne’s all out gutsy soulful southern edge creates a powerful style of rock. The band formed in 2011 an…

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02 - Bo Diddley - The Clock Strikes Twelve

03 - Jimmy Reed - Odds And Ends

Eight Stranger Writers Race Across Town at Rush Hour - Seattle News

The College Inn is located in the University District, about 3.5 miles north of The Stranger's offices on Capitol Hill. In order to get there, steep hills must be navigated, a…

Stag Beer/EDFA Senior League…Buxton United and BVTU secure full points

When play in the Stag Beer sponsored East Demerara Football Association (EDFA) senior league continued last weekend,

•The background shot for Idina Menzel's forthcoming Christmas release looks a littl…

Review – Here Lies Love, National Theatre

So, to the new Dorfman Theatre (née Cottesloe) for its opening show.

We oft whinged about its previous incarnation, but we are happy to report that the foyer is more spacious and though there’s a sense of déjà vu in the auditorium – which seems only slightly different – the seating is more comfortable, but there are still some fairly crap sightlines.

The path Underworld took to get to Dubnobasswithmyheadman, their extraordinary “first” album in the second phase of the band, was full of dashed hopes and improbable left turns. Karl Hyde and Rick Smith, to this day the nucleus of the band, were previously known for being in the synth inflected new wave band

The 2 Bears - the duo of Joe Goddard (Hot Chip) and Raf Rundell - are releasing their new album 

The playlist – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ

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Jennifer Evans “Works From the Dip & Foul” (Delphi) Forthcoming debut album from the singer-songwriter is a riot of rich, atmospheric songs and beautiful widescreen canvases rendered with washes of jazz and blues. “Colours of Bruises” from the album below

Beginning with this album, Portastatic evolved from a lo-fi side project to become the main focus of Superchunk's Mac McCaughan throughout that band's long hiatus in the early ’00s.

Scotty ATL – Spaghetti Junction (Mixtape)

After releasing the preview to ‘Spaghetti Junction’ in the form of ‘OTR2SJ’, Scotty ATL has returned with the full 15-track mixtape. Hosted by D…

Every year the Treasure Island Music Festival marks the end of summer for me. W…

auspOp: ARETHA'S DIVA CLASSICS

Soul legend Aretha Franklin's cover of 'Rolling In The Deep' has been causing plenty of discussion on the web over the last couple of days.

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Scotty ATL – Spaghetti Junction (Mixtape)

After releasing the preview to ‘Spaghetti Junction’ in the form of ‘OTR2SJ’, Scotty ATL has returned with the full 15-track mixtape. Hosted by D…

Every year the Treasure Island Music Festival marks the end of summer for me. W…

MOVEMENT: NEWS and CONCERT UPDATES: Cathedrals first New York shows at CMJ, Spotify Emerge Artists + "Unbound" video premiere via FADER

Cathedrals @ CMJ details:   10/21 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Foundation / 279 Frost Street @ 8pm (FREE w RSVP

T.I. On State of Music: It's Easier For Non Talented, 'Blurred Lines' Was Celebrating Women Tue, Oct 21, 2014

In addition to claiming that Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Rihanna and Lil Wayne are making timeless music, 

MOVEMENT: NEWS and CONCERT UPDATES: Cathedrals first New York shows at CMJ, Spotify Emerge Artists + "Unbound" video premiere via FADER

Cathedrals @ CMJ details:   10/21 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Foundation / 279 Frost Street @ 8pm (FREE w RSVP

T.I. On State of Music: It's Easier For Non Talented, 'Blurred Lines' Was Celebrating Women Tue, Oct 21, 2014

In addition to claiming that Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Rihanna and Lil Wayne are making timeless music, 

Jarabe De Palo

Event Details WHEN: Tuesday, October 28th at 8:00pm WHERE:House of Blues Anaheim 1530 S Disneyland Dr Anaheim, CA 92802 Venue Website

"In this, our 15th anniversary year, we received more than 10,000 entries and the nominations continue to reflect a dynamic and vibrant worldwide Latin music community of artists, producers, engine…

Look Tucson, we haven't had this talk. It's been on my mind lately, but with this month's staging of what is sure to be an amazing perfo…