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Del. panel grants infrastructure funding requests

A state panel that doles out infrastructure-related funding for business projects in Delaware has stretched its own rules in giving almost $300,000 to Delaware Technical and Community College to buy equipment. Full story

SUNY seeks job training money to fill openings

Sen. Charles Schumer says he expects the State University of New York will win a $23 million grant to expand and create courses at community colleges to match current job openings. Full story

California's biggest community college loses accreditation

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California's largest community college might be forced to close next year after regulators voted on Wednesday to strip City College of San Francisco of its accreditation. Full story

Scathing report highlights forgotten role of community colleges

   A new report from the Century Foundation argues that American colleges are becoming increasingly “separate and unequal.” The Century Foundation’s Richard Kahlenberg discusses the startling findings with Melissa Harris-Perry.

Witnesses describe horrific mass stabbing

   More than a dozen injured during stabbing rampage at a Texas community college. NBC News' Mark Barger reports.

Report: 14 stabbed a community college in Texas

   Texas deputies confirm one suspect is in custody in connection with multiple stabbings at Lone Star Community College in Houston.

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A Baltimore community college offers adults a second chance at education. Tim Tooten reports.

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Dylan Quick, a suspect in the multiple stabbings on the Lone Star Cy-Fair Campus.
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Dylan Quick, who is a suspect in the multiple stabbings on the Lone Star Cy-Fair Campus, right, is escorted by Harris County Sherrif's Office investigators after being questioned, Tuesday, April 9, 2013, in Houston.  Quick, a student at the school, allegedly went on a building-to-building stabbing a

Dylan Quick, who is a suspect in the multiple stabbings on the Lone Star CyFair campus, right, is escorted by a Harris County Sherrif's Office investigator. (© Cody Duty / Houston Chronicle via AP)
Dylan Quick, who is a suspect in the multiple stabbings on the Lone Star CyFair campus, right, is escorted by a Harris County Sherrif's Office investigator. (© Cody Duty / Houston Chronicle via AP)

Dylan Quick, who is a suspect in the multiple stabbings on the Lone Star Cy-Fair Campus, right, is escorted by Harris County Sherrif's Office investigators after being questioned, Tuesday, April 9, 2013, in Houston. Quick, a student at the school, allegedly went on a building-to-building stabbing at

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