Man Charged With Rape in ‘Free Spirit’ Sorority Girl’s Mysterious Death
GoFundMeTwo weeks after 20-year-old Indiana University student Avery McMillan was found unresponsive inside a Bloomington house, cops on Wednesday arrested the homeowner in connection to her death.Eric Montgomery, 33, now faces a charge of rape when the victim is mentally disabled or deficient, as well as a charge of giving alcohol to someone underage, arrest records say. It is the only arrest to stem from McMillan’s mysterious death on Aug. 17.Additional details about what happened between McMinews.yahoo.com
‘Naturally immunized’ employee sues Michigan State University over vaccine mandate
EAST LANSING, MI - A Michigan State University employee is suing the university over its COVID-19 vaccine mandate, according to a complaint filed in federal court Friday, Aug. 27. MSU announced its vaccine mandate on July 30, requiring all students, faculty and staff to receive full COVID-19 vaccination and submit proof of vaccination by Aug. 31. The university joins the University of Michigan and 10 other Michigan universities in implementing some sort of vaccine mandate. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit has ruled that Indiana University could impose a vaccine mandate, as it is a public entity and allows for vaccine exemptions. Read more from The Ann Arbor News:Violators of COVID vaccine mandates at University of Michigan, MSU can expect ‘education first’ disciplineMichigan State University mandates COVID-19 vaccines, masksLarger, diverse incoming class of 9,200 students coming to Michigan State University this yearmlive.com
Supreme Court justice won't block college vaccine mandate
Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett on Thursday refused to block a plan by Indiana University to require students and employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Barrett's action came in response to an emergency request from eight students, and it marked the first time the high court has weighed in on a vaccine mandate. The students said in court papers that they have “a constitutional right to bodily integrity, autonomy, and of medical treatment choice in the context of a vaccination mandate.”news.yahoo.com
NCAA Tournament 2021: Download, print the bracket
The NCAA Tournament is back. The tournament begins with Thursday’s “first four” games at Indiana University and Purdue University, then really kicks into high gear Friday with first-round action. Just like two years ago, every NCAA Tournament game will be televised live on TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV, along with the March Madness app. Click here for a printable .pdf version of this year’s NCAA tournament bracket. Here are the matchups:2021 NCAA TOURNAMENT SCHEDULEFIRST FOURThursday, March 18(Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Ind.mlive.com
Big Ten votes to eliminate six-game minimum requirement, allowing Ohio State to advance to the championship
The Big Ten has voted to eliminate the requirement that football teams must play six games to be eligible for its 2020 conference championship game, the conference announced Wednesday. Because of the rule change, Ohio State — which has a 5-0 record — will represent the East Division in the championship game against Northwestern. Indiana's only loss so far this season was to Ohio State. Ohio State Buckeyes running back Trey Sermon on December 5, 2020, at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing, Michigan. The announcement prompted Ohio State head coach Ryan Day to ask the conference to take a "hard look" at the six-game requirement.cbsnews.com
Penix, Fryfogle, No. 10 Indiana blank Michigan State 24-0
Fryfogle had 11 catches for 200 yards — surpassing career highs he’d set just a week earlier — and the Hoosiers handled Michigan State 24-0 on Saturday. Michigan State was shut out at home for the first time since a 31-0 loss to Michigan in 1985. Michigan State: The Spartans have been hurt by turnovers in all three of their losses, and this was no exception. Lombardi isn't the only one to blame, but it was time for Michigan State to try another option at quarterback. “We thought it was some decision making early in the game," Michigan State coach Mel Tucker said.
Will Michigan football lose to Indiana for first time in 33 years this weekend?
Indiana last beat Michigan 33 years ago, on Oct. 24, 1987. Zach Charbonnet #24 of the Michigan Wolverines is tackled by Bryant Fitzgerald #31 of the Indiana Hoosiers during the first half at Memorial Stadium on November 23, 2019 in Bloomington, Indiana. It was a comedy of errors, and now, against a 2-0 Indiana team ranked No. Donovan Peoples-Jones #9 of the Michigan Wolverines goes up for a touchdown reception as Tiawan Mullen #3 of the Indiana Hoosiers defends during the first half at Memorial Stadium on November 23, 2019 in Bloomington, Indiana. Everything seems to be crumbling around this Michigan team.
College openings fueled 3,000 COVID-19 cases per day, researchers say
Reopening colleges drove a coronavirus surge of about 3,000 new cases a day in the United States, according to a preliminary study posted Wednesday. Advertisement“No such increase is observed in counties with no colleges, closed colleges or those that opened primarily online,” the study says. Factoring in whether students came from places where disease incidence was high added 1.2 daily cases per 100,000 people. In fact, numerous reports surfaced around the country showing frightening COVID-19 spikes in college towns, often blamed on partying by students. Another is how well specific types of responses mitigated the spread, and whether different local safety measures helped or hurt.latimes.com
Big Ten’s cardiac registry aims to study effects of COVID-19
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The Big Ten’s plan to play football this fall includes trying to save lives in the future. The conference, which reversed course and announced Wednesday it would have a fall football season, is setting up a cardiac registry to study the effects COVID-19 has on athletes' hearts. The Big Ten did not point directly to myocarditis its its decision, instead emphasizing the emergence of daily, rapid-response COVID-19 testing. But the cardiac registry was noted by Big Ten leadership. It will include athletes from all sports who test positive for COVID-19 and consent to be part of the study.
Christian French to kick off first headline tour at Blind Pig in Ann Arbor after releasing new EP
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Indiana native Christian French, 21, got his start in the music industry by posting acoustic covers on SoundCloud while he was in high school. French will be kicking off his first headline tour at the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor on Sept. 4, after recently releasing his extended play, "bright side of the moon." His EP "bright side of the moon" features six songs. The EP wraps up with "heavy snow," which strikes me as the most emotionally driven of the six songs. Listen to the entire EP below:"bright side of the moon" EP cover art.
Pain during sex? What women need to know
Pain during sex? What women need to know According to the Center for Sexual Health Promotion at Indiana University, up to 30 percent of women aged 18 to 59 experience some type of pain during sex in their lifetimes, compared with just 5 percent of men. Post-menopausal women are more likely to suffer from it than young women, but it can happen at any age for a variety of reasons. CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook discusses the issue with Dr. Lori Warren, an Ob-Gyn and gynecologic surgeon.cbsnews.com