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Harvard bumps students for online awfulness

It’s amazing that 10 high school seniors smart enough to get into Harvard were also dumb enough to join a Facebook chat group called “Harvard memes for horny bourgeois teens.” According to the Harvard Crimson and other published reports, at least 10 acceptance letters for the Class of 2021 were rescinded after admissions investigated a tip that some incoming students were exchanging disturbing memes and images in a private Facebook chat room.

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The right message for Russia

The bill would put into law sanctions that had been imposed by former President Barack Obama and not allow Trump to ease or lift them without congressional review.

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Rock Hill man, 25, accused of murder in death of South Pointe student asks for bond

Demetric Leon Houze, 25, of Rock Hill has been charged with murder in the Sunday night shooting in which a South Pointe High School student was killed. The teen who died has been identified as Quantavious Torbit, 17. Houze appeared in Rock Hill Municipal Court Tuesday morning and asked for bond; a judge denied his request. A second person, Timothy M. Holley, 20, is charged with discharging a firearm in city limits and unlawful carrying of a weapon in connection with the incident, police said.
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Rock Hill man, 25, accused of murder in death of South Pointe student asks for bond 1:28

Rock Hill man, 25, accused of murder in death of South Pointe student asks for bond

A kicking competition against South Pointe's future Clemson Tiger, B.T. Potter 3:48

A kicking competition against South Pointe's future Clemson Tiger, B.T. Potter

Suspect charged with gun violations in Rock Hill fatal shooting appears in court 0:46

Suspect charged with gun violations in Rock Hill fatal shooting appears in court

Man, 20, critical after Walnut Street shooting in Rock Hill 0:48

Man, 20, critical after Walnut Street shooting in Rock Hill