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Gunman killed, three students shot in Florida university library

The gunman who shot and wounded three people at a Florida State University on Thursday was an alumnus who used a semi-automatic handgun as he opened up fire in a library where hundreds of students were studying for exams, officials said.

University program recovers food without getting sued

In 2011, the University of Arkansas was reluctant to begin a food recovery program. The thought of diverting edible yet perishable food to hungry people conjured concerns of litigation. But times change.

Oxford chooses ‘vape’ as its 2014 Word of the Year

The Oxford English Dictionary named "vape" - the word used for drawing on an electronic cigarette instead of a burning stick of tobacco – as its 2014 word of the year.