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Group escapes Kentucky cave through neck-deep water
HORSE CAVE, Ky. (AP) -- Gary Russell was a mile deep in a Kentucky cave Thursday afternoon, leading a group of geology students on a five-hour tour, when he turned a corner and saw water rushing by where water wasn't supposed to be.... 5/27/2016 5:07 AM

Baylor looks to rebuild after report on sex assaults
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Baylor University will be looking to rebuild its reputation and perhaps its football program after an outside review found administrators mishandled allegations of sexual assault and the team ran with an attitude that it was above the rules.... 5/27/2016 6:22 AM

News Guide: Review finds Baylor disregarded sexual assault
DALLAS (AP) -- After months of silence, Baylor University on Thursday responded to mounting criticism of its handling of accusations of sexual assaults and other attacks by football players by demoting its president, Ken Starr, and firing its football coach, Art Briles.... 5/26/2016 8:36 PM

Rapper facing charges in T.I. concert shooting
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fists were flying and then bullets inside a crowded New York City concert venue where four people were shot, one fatally, and now a rapper who police say was seen on surveillance footage firing a gun is facing attempted murder and weapons charges.... 5/27/2016 4:50 AM

National Spelling Bee co-champions include youngest ever
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- The words were tougher. The final rounds lasted longer. The result was the same.... 5/27/2016 5:09 AM

Flint residents hope pipe flushing will help get lead out
FLINT, Mich. (AP) -- Foul-smelling water that came through the tap of David G. Mata Sr.'s house in Flint last year turned his sinks and toilets a brownish-orange color and nearly killed all of his plants.... 5/27/2016 6:08 AM

Fed chair Janet Yellen to discuss interest rates at Harvard
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen is expected at Harvard to participate in a "conversation" about interest rates.... 5/27/2016 4:32 AM

Connecticut panel to consider $22 million for hedge fund
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- The Connecticut Bond Commission is expected to approve a $22 million loan and grant package to help one of the world's largest hedge funds upgrade its facilities in the state.... 5/27/2016 4:44 AM

Churchgoer charged in Sunday service slaying headed to trial
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia church member has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he shot a fellow churchgoer to death after the victim became verbally disruptive during Sunday services and punched the man in the face.... 5/27/2016 6:12 AM

Beach concert, ocean rituals herald summer at Jersey shore
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) -- A free beach concert by Poison frontman and reality TV star Bret Michaels will help kick off the summer season at the Jersey shore.... 5/27/2016 4:30 AM

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