November 22, 2014
Updated 7:52 PM

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U-Va. president suspends fraternities until Jan. 9 in wake of rape allegations

washingtonpost.com — University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan said Saturday she is suspending all campus fraternities through early January, acting days after a magazine published an account from the victim of an alleged 2012 gang rape inside a U-Va. fraternity house. The suspension, Sullivan said in a statement posted to the university web site, will continue until Jan.
Nov 22, 2014

U-Va. head 'Individuals in our community..know what happened that night & I am calling on them to come forward' washingtonpost.com/local/educatio… #rape

Nov 22, 2014

RT @ericrich: BREAKING: U-Va. president suspends all fraternities after @rollingstone reports on alleged rape. #PhiKappaPsi wpo.st/Olav

Nov 22, 2014

RT @JamilSmith: Shortly after a @RollingStone report detailed a frat's alleged gang rape, UVA's president suspended all of them. wapo.st/1uoJK77

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Ferguson by the numbers: Breakdown since protests began

stltoday.com — Amid the anxiety about worst-case scenarios after the grand jury decides whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, it's easy to overlook how nonviolent the unrest has been thus far. The protests have not caused death or widespread destruction.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @MayorSlay: P-D's Kohler and Deere have collected some numbers that may surprise you: bit.ly/1uQKMMM #fgs

Nov 22, 2014

RT @patrickdehahn: St. Louis Post Dispatch nails it: "It’s easy to overlook how nonviolent the unrest has been thus far." stltoday.com/news/local/art…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @CoopFogg: One of the more important articles written recently about #Ferguson 'by the numbers' m.stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

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No decision from Michael Brown grand jury this weekend

stltoday.com — CLAYTON * There will be no announcement from the St. Louis County grand jury hearing the Michael Brown shooting case this weekend, sources have told the Post-Dispatch. An announcement was widely expected this weekend but the grand jury is still gathering information. The grand jury is to reconvene Monday. Downtown STL.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @mtracey: Interesting that a St. Louis trade association apparently receives privileged information about the Grand Jury status stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @matttbastard: ICYMI RT @craasch: We're reporting no grand jury decision in Ferguson this weekend. stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @craasch: We're reporting no grand jury decision in Ferguson this weekend. stltoday.com/news/local/cri…

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Two arrested in separate assaults at Logan International Airport

bostonglobe.com — Two suspects were arrested and charged with assault in separate incidents at Logan International Airport Saturday, according to State Police. At around noon, a woman using the ladies' restroom in Terminal C reported that a naked man had fallen through the ceiling into the stall area before running out of the bathroom, State Police spokesman Dave Procopio said.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @BostonGlobe: Nude man falls through Logan Airport ceiling into ladies’ bathroom, runs out and bites elderly man, authorities say ow.ly/EJcHm

Nov 22, 2014

Say what? RT@BostonGlobe: Nude man falls thru Logan Airport ceiling into ladies bathroom, runs out, bites elderly man ow.ly/EJcHm

Nov 22, 2014

Story of day! RT "@BostonGlobe: Nude man falls through ceiling into ladies’ bathroom, runs out and bites elderly man bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/11/…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @BostonGlobe: Nude man falls through Logan Airport ceiling into ladies’ bathroom, runs out and bites elderly man, authorities say ow.ly/EJcHm

Nov 22, 2014

RT @BostonGlobe: Nude man falls through Logan Airport ceiling into ladies’ bathroom, runs out and bites elderly man, authorities say ow.ly/EJcHm

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House intel panel debunks many Benghazi theories

bigstory.ap.org — WASHINGTON (AP) - A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees.
Nov 22, 2014

Benghazi, my go-to example for why politics needs more NatSec journos // House intel panel debunks Benghazi theories apne.ws/1xL3mty

Nov 22, 2014

(GOP-led) House intel panel debunks many Benghazi theories apne.ws/1xL3mty #Ahem

Nov 22, 2014

The House intel committee debunks Benghazi conspiracy theories but people's lives were ruined by them apne.ws/1xL3mty #Infuriating

Nov 22, 2014

RT @jadler1969: AP: House intel panel debunks many Benghazi theories apne.ws/1xL3mty Just in time for a new set of conspiracy theories to emerge!

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A Message from President Sullivan Regarding Sexual Violence

news.virginia.edu — University of Virginia Teresa A. Sullivan on Saturday issued the following statement: Dear members of the University Community, Over the past week many of you have reached out to me directly to offer your opinions, reactions, and suggestions related to combatting sexual violence on Grounds.
Nov 22, 2014

In wake of Rolling Stone article on campus sexual assault, UVa suspends all fraternities until Jan 9 news.virginia.edu/content/messag… via @UVA

Nov 22, 2014

RT @markstencel: UVa. prez temporarily suspends "all fraternal org.s + associated social activities" after @RollingStone rape story: bit.ly/1y200AU

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In Defense of Bill Cosby (Guest Blog)

thewrap.com — Era of "gotcha" journalism is out-weighing actual laws Bill Cosby raped me. Now that I have your attention, consider this: the allegations of sexual misadventure and impropriety that has pummeled the Cos over the last few weeks is not the issue.
Nov 22, 2014

How was this offensive @TheWrap guest opinion blog published ? 'The Rape of Bill Cosby' goo.gl/HnEci5 pic.twitter.com/esNNeBbDRZ

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