Thousands evacuate Mexico for hurricane

LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) — Tourists fled resorts at the tip of the Baja California Peninsula as Hurricane Jimena roared their way Tuesday, but many slum dwellers concerned about looting refused to leave their imperiled shanties.Jimena, a Category 4 hurricane with winds of near 145 mph (230 kph), could rake the region of harsh desert fringed with picturesque beaches and fishing villages by Tuesday evening.

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State of the Campus Address

The stage had been set, the podium put in place, and the microphone and speaker had been checked. It was here, in front of the Willams Cafeteria on Thursday, that Student Government Association President Syene Jasmin would give his first State of the Campus Address.

Swine flu: 10 things every person should know

ATLANTA (AP) — Since it first emerged in April, the global swine flu epidemic has sickened more than 1 million Americans and killed about 500. It’s also spread around the world, infecting tens of thousands and killing nearly 2,000.

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Where is Miss Senior?

While elections may have taken place yesterday for the position of Miss Senior, Comeisha Hunt was not on the ballot.

What every freshman should know

An article entitled “What Every Freshman Should Know” in the August 19th edition of the Register encouraged freshmen to get involved with their education. Among other things, the writer advised to “try” by going to the library.  I agree with that position.

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Movie Review: The Final Destination

Horror movies strive to elicit the emotions of fear, horror and terror from viewers. Their plots frequently involve themes of death, the supernatural or mental illness and also include a central villain.

Christopher “Play” Martin

On his way to the Soul Music Festival in Raleigh, NC, Christopher “Play” Martin stopped by WNAA 90.1 Wednesday, August 26 to promote his new project, “Brand Newz,” and give away tickets to the festival.

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$100 too much

This letter is a complaint about the cost of the alumni show.  Is there any consideration of cost for your adult students at the university? 

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Album Review: Lady love

It has been almost three years since LeToya Luckett released an album. Her sophomore album, Lady Love, offers an array of tracks that range from party songs to late night, soft ballads playing on not just love, but also heartbreak and break-ups. Lady Love is available in stores now and showcases Luckett’s vocal growth and confidence, while focusing on her vocals. The album only features three other artist: Ludacris, Estelle, and Mims.

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Overbooking Leaves Students to Reside in Hotel

When students arrived at North Carolina A&T to start the semester, some came back on campus to learn they had no housing assignments. Instead of being assigned into a hall, they were temporarily directed to move into the Park Lane hotel, on High Point Rd.

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