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Be sure to check out the Amherst College Jazz Ensemble perform at the 2015 McBride '59 Commission Concert on February 21st at 8 pm! This year's featured composer, JC Sanford, will give a lecture on his piece "Trash Me Hamster," at 1:00pm on Friday, February 20th and perform with his Quartet following the ACJE performance. 

Submitted by Siddheshwar S. Salvi on Tuesday, 8/25/2009, at 12:56 PM

First Meeting of the Semester - Times TBA.


The New York Times

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Florida Agency Investigated Nikolas Cruz After Violent Social Media Posts

11 min 38 sec ago
After visiting and questioning Mr. Cruz at his home in 2016, the Department of Children and Families determined he was not a risk to himself or others.

In Japan, a Liberal Maverick Is Seeking to Lead a Conservative Party

53 min 24 sec ago
Taro Kano, a U.S.-educated political blue blood who has made a name as a liberal nonconformist, is positioning himself to one day replace Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

The Names and Faces of the Florida School Shooting Victims

58 min 15 sec ago
Some of the 17 people who died in the shooting had tried to spare others during the chaos. Among the dead: a teacher, a coach, a dancer and a trombonist.

To Stir Discord in 2016, Russians Turned Most Often to Facebook

1 hour 36 min ago
The special counsel’s indictment detailed how crucial Facebook and Instagram were to the Russian campaign to disrupt the presidential election.

Russian Trolls Were Sloppy, but Indictment Still ‘Points at the Kremlin’

1 hour 37 min ago
When Russian trolling techniques were exported to the United States, it seems to have been done with a lack of discipline and secrecy. But that does not mean the operation lacked high-level support.

Harrisburg Patriot-News

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Home Depot worker pays for Halloween costume for boy in wheelchair

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 8:36 AM
A Home Depot worker picked up the bill to make a Halloween costume for a seven-year-old North Carolina boy who uses a wheelchair.

Urgent care clinic founder taken into custody: Reports

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 8:11 AM

A doctor who founded a chain of urgent care clinics in State College and elsewhere is charged with threatening U.S. marshals trying to arrest him during an investigation into the company's prescription practices.

Urgent care clinic founder taken into custody: Reports

Obituaries in the Patriot-News, Oct. 26, 2017

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 7:57 AM
The obituaries that appear in today's edition of The Patriot-News are listed below, with links to each. The photos used are those submitted with the obituaries.

Police chief sends accused fentanyl dealer a personal Facebook message

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 7:41 AM

A police chief in Allegheny County issued a dire warning on Facebook Wednesday to a woman wanted in connection with a fentanyl overdose death that he will find her.

Police chief sends accused fentanyl dealer a personal Facebook message

'Suspicious' fire killed 2 children, critically injured a third: police

Thursday, 10/26/2017, at 7:38 AM

Two boys, ages 12 and 16, died and an 8-year-old is in critical condition after a house fire called "suspicious" in Luzerne County Wednesday night, according to reports.

'Suspicious' fire killed 2 children, critically injured a third: police