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Raid, court case against writer mark France’s #MeToo moment


February 12, 2020

PARIS (AP) — Police raided a noted French publishing house Wednesday in their investigation of an 83-year-old writer who celebrated pedophilia in his work as court proceedings opened in another case against him.Investigators searched the offices of French publishing house Gallimard in connection with a preliminary inves...

Figure skating club breaks bounds

The figure skating club continues to glide through the competition as they compete across the U.S.

Amy Geldean

March 8, 2018

DeKALB — Before 2014, all universities in Illinois lacked a figure skating club until alumna Dana Sivak organized one at NIU to promote her love for the sport.The figure skating club is a sports club that competes across the midwest in intercollegiate competitions sanctioned by the United States Fi...

Sochi Saturday

Sochi Saturday

Joshua Lazenby

February 17, 2014

Graduate philosophy student Mike Cassar (left) and Peter Aruta, outreach minister of the Newman Catholic Student Center, work a homemade zamboni Saturday on the East Lagoon. Inspired by the Sochi Olympic games, the event, Sochi Saturday, hosted ice hockey and figure skating. Organizers plan to have ...