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Pledge deaths at U.S. colleges fuel reviews of Greek life

Pledge deaths at U.S. colleges fuel reviews of Greek life

The deaths of at least four fraternity pledges this year have helped fuel a re-examination of Greek life at U.S. colleges, which have long struggled with how to crack down on hazing, alcohol abuse and other unwelcome aspects without disbanding organizations that have loyal members and alumni.

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Blotter: Two arrested after vehicle search produces methamphetamine

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Julian Gill

Police filed a criminal trespassing report, but no arrests were made. 1500 block of Kendolph Drive — The occupants of a vehicle were all cited for possession of drug paraphernalia Tuesday after a witness saw them smoking marijuana in the car in a residential neighborhood in south Denton, a report states.

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DRC Staff

Stepping Stones, a free socialization and activities program for persons with mild to moderate dementia, meets from 1:30 to 3 p. m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 2200 Bell Ave. Call 940-566-0902.

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FCC chief guns for open internet access

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Ryan Nakashima and Michael Liedtke

MENLO PARK, Calif. — The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favor their own services if they wish.