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'She's passionate about serving others': Third grader helps students prepare for school

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Luisita Cruz raised enough money to purchase school supplies to stuff 138 backpacks for students as well as 20 bags full of supplies for teachers.
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South Carolina State University To Eliminate $9.8M In Student Debt

South Carolina State University To Eliminate $9.8M In Student Debt

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Several collegiate institutions throughout the country are leading efforts to help eliminate student debt and the latest school to follow suit is South Carolina State University. The Orangeburg-based HBCU recently announced it would cancel $9.8 million in debt for students.
SC State University to clear $9.8 million in student debt!
In his first major executive decision, SC State Acting President Alexander Conyers announced that the university will clear account balances of more than 2,500 continuing students.
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- SC State University July 15, 2021
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Black Men United gathers school supply donations for Omaha students

Black Men United gathers school supply donations for Omaha students

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The goal for Black Men United is to gather at least 200 backpacks and they need your help to make it possible.
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'She's passionate about serving others': Third grader helps students prepare...

'She's passionate about serving others': Third grader helps students prepare for school

Luisita Cruz raised enough money to purchase school supplies to stuff 138 backpacks for students as well as 20 bags full of supplies for teachers. Read more ...

U.S. Golfer Bryson DeChambeau To Miss Olympics After Positive COVID Test

U.S. Golfer Bryson DeChambeau To Miss Olympics After Positive COVID Test

Bryson DeChambeau tested positive before leaving the United States for Tokyo. He'll be replaced on the four-person team by Patrick Reed. Read more ...

Smoke from CA's wildfires is impacting air quality. What a medical expert...

Smoke from CA's wildfires is impacting air quality. What a medical expert recommends to stay safe

As massive wildfires continue to burn across California, local health experts are raising concerns. Smoke coming off the Tamarack, Fly and Dixie fires is drifting into the... Read more ...

103-year old woman happy to have in-person celebration with family

103-year old woman happy to have in-person celebration with family

“103, I never thought I'd make it,” Lorraine Engelhart said with a laugh. Read more ...

US softball team battles against Australia

US softball team battles against Australia

The winner will play in the Olympic softball gold medal game. Read more ...

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

Skateboarding made its debut as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Tokyo Games. See some of the best images from the men's street competition. Read more ...

US swim team shines in Day 2 of the Tokyo Olympics

US swim team shines in Day 2 of the Tokyo Olympics

Chase Kalisz won the first American medal of the Tokyo Games with a gold in the men's 400-meter individual medley. Read more ...

Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

The rabbi-turned-comedian died Saturday at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan after being hospitalized for over two weeks Read more ...

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

Skateboarding made its debut as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Tokyo Games. See some of the best images from the men's street competition. Read more ...

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

GALLERY: 1st Olympic medals awarded for skateboarding's debut at Tokyo Games

Skateboarding made its debut as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Tokyo Games. See some of the best images from the men's street competition. Read more ...