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Our 1986 Profile of Sumner Redstone Was Eerily Prescient

The Game of Thrones-like legal battle over Sumner Redstone’s $40 billion media empire is underway in Canton. Vying for control of the 93-year-old’s collection of properties—MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, […]

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BU Legend Jim Craig’s ‘Miracle on Ice’ Memorabilia Up for Auction

Do you believe in miracles? Better yet, how much are you willing to shell out for the pieces of one? Legendary Boston University goaltender Jim […]

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MIT Basketball Player Pleads Not Guilty in Alleged Rape in BU Dorm

An MIT basketball player pleaded not guilty to rape charges, after he was accused of entering a BU dorm and sexually assaulting a student there. Samson Donick, 20, of Tiburon, […]

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Neo-Nazi Posters Spotted on Boston University’s Campus

Update: Thursday, 11:55 a.m. BUPD has released video of a person posting a Neo-Nazi poster on a Boston University building, and have asked the community […]

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Nina Tassler Is Boston University’s 2016 Commencement Speaker

Former CBS Entertainment chairwoman Nina Tassler will address graduates at Boston University’s commencement ceremony, the school announced Monday morning. BU President Robert A. Brown broke the […]

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Station Destroyed By Fire, WTBU Beats On

Around 8:45 a.m., three student DJs noticed the lights flickering inside Studio A. One of the students smelled something odd upon tinkering with the light-switch beside the […]

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Boston University, Music Professor Sued for Alleged Sexual Harassment

Two women are suing Boston University and a music professor over accusations of sexual harassment, and alleging that school officials did not adequately respond to the […]

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Remember When Supergirl Served McDonald’s at a Boston College?

In 2009, a group of unassuming BU students went to their 8 a.m. class thinking they’d be educated on the “Fundamentals of Communication.” Twenty minutes […]

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Student’s Body Found in Boston University Dorm Room

The body of a Boston University student has been found in a dorm room on campus. The student, whose identity has been withheld pending notification […]

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Fire Reported Inside BU’s College of Communication

Update: Friday, 9:45 a.m. BU has confirmed the fire was located inside a recording studio within WTBU. Three students are being treated for smoke inhalation. […]

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Harvard, BU Top New List of Best Law Schools in the Country

Both Harvard and Boston University cracked the top 20 in U.S. News & World Report‘s newly released list of the best law schools in the country. Harvard tied […]

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MIT Ranked Best Engineering School for 28th Consecutive Year

MIT tops U.S. News & World Report newly released list of the best engineering schools in the country, marking the 28th consecutive year the school has taken […]

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BU Police: Stop Stealing Each Other’s $900 Canada Goose Jackets

Those ubiquitous, black Canada Goose jackets with the fur-trimmed hood and tricolor circle patch have the been the target of a rash of thefts at Boston […]

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TD Garden Celebrates #TBT Early, Experiences Blackout During Beanpot Final

The Boston College Eagles emerged victorious from a grueling, defensive Beanpot championship game against Comm. Ave. rival Boston University Monday night. It marked the first-ever 1-0 […]

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BU’s Chris Nowinski Slams the NFL for Its Concussion Research Efforts

Perhaps no series of events better underscores the contrast between the glitz and glamour of professional football and its dark underbelly than what transpired on Wednesday. […]