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New Structure Approved For FAMU-FSU College

Following an agreement between Florida State University and Florida A&M University, the state Board of Governors on Thursday approved a new structure for the Tallahassee schools’ joint College of Engineering and seemingly put to rest a months-long battle over the future of the program.

02/19/2015

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Deal Reached To Keep Joint FAMU & FSU Engineering College

Florida A&M University and Florida State University have reached a deal to keep the engineering college run by both schools, according to the chancellor of Florida’s university system.

02/14/2015

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Jacksonville Dominates Florida A&M 79-56

Andris Misters had a career-high 32 points as Jacksonville dominated winless Florida A&M 79-56 on Tuesday night.

01/06/2015

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Bethune-Cookman Tops Florida A&M 18-17 In OT

Bethune-Cookman made a two-point try to beat Florida A&M 18-17 in overtime on Saturday in the Florida Blue Florida Classic.

11/22/2014

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

Prosecutor: Fmr. FAMU Band Member Organized Hazing Which Killed Champion

During opening statements in the Florida A&M University hazing trial, prosecutors said a former band member was the main organizer of the brutal hazing which killed another member.

10/28/2014

ST. PAUL, MN - JULY 24: Former President Bill Clinton attends the Starkey Hearing Foundation's 'So The World May Hear Awards Gala' 2011 at River Centre on July 24, 2011 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images for Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Clinton Latest Big Gun In Southerland-Graham Turnout Duel

Former President Bill Clinton joined Democratic congressional candidate Gwen Graham at a voting rally on Sunday drawing a crowd of about 1,000 people.

10/26/2014

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Nightclub Shooting Adds To List Of South Florida Mass Shootings

The shooting that injured 15 people at a Miami nightclub is among several mass shootings that have taken place in South Florida.

09/28/2014

Robert Champion with FAMU band.  (Courtesy: The Champion Family)

FAMU Band Member’s Family Settles With Bus Company

The family of a Florida A&M University drum major who died after being hazed has reached a settlement with the owner of the bus in which the hazing took place, a family attorney said Wednesday.

09/10/2014

Benjamin McNamee (left) and Jessie Baskin were charged in the hazing death of FAMU drum major Robert Champion.  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

FAMU Hazing Death Trial Postponed

The four remaining defendants in the hazing death case of a Florida A&M University student have had their trial postponed until October.

09/09/2014

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Fla. Legislators Trade Last-Minute Budget Offers

With a Tuesday deadline looming for a new state budget, Florida legislators are trading last-minute offers to come up with a final deal.

04/27/2014

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