Month

October 2008

All posts published in October 2008

113 posts

Students react to Obama assassination plot

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Two white supremacists charged with plotting to behead blacks across the country and assassinate Barack Obama were likely too disorganized to carry out the plot, authorities said, and their planning was riddled with blunders.

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Aggie football midseason report

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After a promising 2-0 start, the Aggie football team has slowly reminded us of its previous ways throughout 2008.Persistent injuries to key players and inconsistent quarterback play this year has turned A&T from being the powerhouse team-to-beat to possibly... More »

Diddy helps “break” up the band

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I wonder if Diddy's goal in doing Making the Band was to make a successful, multiplatinum band or just make a band. I know that the show is called "Making the Band," but Diddy has a reputation of putting bands together and leaving them out to dry after they... More »

AIDS treatment should start sooner, study finds

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WASHINGTON (AP) — People who have the AIDS virus should start drug treatments sooner than current guidelines recommend, suggests a large new study that could change the care of hundreds of thousands of Americans.The study found that delaying treatment until... More »

Authorities say skinhead plot wasn’t fully formed

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BELLS, Tenn. (AP) — Two white supremacists charged with plotting to behead blacks across the country and assassinate Barack Obama while wearing white top hats and tuxes were likely too disorganized to carry out the plot, authorities said, and their planning... More »

Aggie Vote Project initiative reaches final stretch

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With the Nov. 4 Election Day fast approaching, Aggies are still attempting to encourage people to vote with the 2008 Aggie Vote Project.The Aggie Vote Project is an initiative sponsored by the Department of Political Science, designed to encourage 100 perce... More »

Bailout money moving to banks

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WASHINGTON (AP)  — The government prepared Monday to move the first batch of bailout money to banks as fretful world markets plunged again. Wall Street ended with a big drop at the closing bell, sending the Dow Jones industrials to their lowest close since ... More »