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GLAAD study: Gay depictions increase on TV

LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer   LOS ANGELES — Television has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday by the advocacy group GLAAD. Networks are promoting the understanding of gay ...

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Student injured in motorcycle wreck

Francesca Caterisano, a new member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority and junior health and human performance major at APSU, is in critical condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center after being involved in a motorcycle crash on Sunday, Sept. 28. Steven Gibson, Caterisano’s fiancé and driver of the motorcycle, was ...

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Govs Young Parent Program has first meeting

» By Candice Snow, Guest Writer The stress of classes, extracurricular activities, and social life can feel overwhelming at times. But for the silent population of young parents on campus, school can be a heavy burden added to an already full schedule. In an effort to give support and resources to ...

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Marijuana legalization effort begins in California

LISA LEFF, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO — A national marijuana advocacy group took steps Wednesday to begin raising money for a campaign to legalize recreational pot use in California in 2016, a move with potential to add a dose of extra excitement to the presidential election year. The Marijuana Policy ...

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Punter stunned by 911 calls before Bironas’ crash

TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer   NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A former teammate is having a difficult time comprehending everything being said about what happened the night of ex-Titans kicker Rob Bironas’ fatal car accident. Punter Brett Kern said Wednesday that descriptions of Bironas chasing people and trying to ...

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Scotland is doing big, big things

Did you know Scotland isn’t really an independent nation? I know, I was surprised too, so I did some research. Scotland is a part of the United Kingdom. The U.K. consists of Wales, Northern Ireland, England and Scotland. It started out with just England and Scotland in 1707. England and Scotland ...

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