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Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
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The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
Thomas Beatie, known as the pregnant man, was the keynote
speaker at the University of Toledo's Diversity Week.
He is a transgender person, and when his wife could not
get pregnant, they decided he would.
Beatie's message to students was that being different is normal. He spoke to
them about his experience.
"You just have to live your life and be yourself, you can't
worry about how other people's opinions are going to affect your life," he
said. "Because you are the one that lives your life."
Diversity Week is put on by several campus organizations.
One of the main events is the Diversity Ball. It started as a prom for lesbian,
gay, bisexual and transgender high school students who were not allowed to take
their partners to their own school dances, but it now celebrates all types of
Organizers of the event say hearing Beatie speak was
"I remember hearing about Thomas being on Oprah back in
high school," said Kelsey Friemoth, president of Spectrum. "Now that I'm part
of the community, more so than I was in high school, I'm actually understanding
that this is a huge struggle for him to even come talk to us about."
Newsweek recently released its list of the Most Beautiful Colleges. The ranking took in to consideration campus aesthetics, as well as the attractiveness of its student body.More >>
Newsweek recently released its list of the Most Beautiful Colleges. The ranking took in to consideration campus aesthetics, as well as the attractiveness of its student body. See if your alma mater made the list.More >>
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