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May 13, 1991 | OSWALD JOHNSTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush was honored Sunday for his longstanding support of black education by Hampton University, one of the nation's oldest and richest black universities, but he was coolly but politely snubbed by much of the graduating class. The decision of the Hampton trustees and its president, William R.
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April 27, 2009 | Times Wire Reports
A former Hampton University student armed with three guns came into his former dorm following a pizza delivery man, then shot the delivery man and a dorm monitor before turning the gun on himself, university officials said. No students were injured, and both victims and the alleged shooter were expected to recover. Officials could offer no motive for the shooting. Hampton police did not identify the 18-year-old former student.
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April 27, 2009 | Times Wire Reports
A former Hampton University student armed with three guns came into his former dorm following a pizza delivery man, then shot the delivery man and a dorm monitor before turning the gun on himself, university officials said. No students were injured, and both victims and the alleged shooter were expected to recover. Officials could offer no motive for the shooting. Hampton police did not identify the 18-year-old former student.
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March 18, 2001 | DIANE PUCIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Marseilles Brown was on the run when he threw a perfectly placed, 30-foot pass into the hands of a leaping Tarvis Williams. Williams grabbed the basketball at the pinnacle of his leap and slammed it through the basket with such ferocity that the shot clock jiggled, the stanchion swayed and 11,000 at the Boise State University Pavilion stood and cheered as if potatoes had just been made the monetary unit of the nation.
SPORTS
May 16, 1985
The doubles teams of Troy Turnbull-Terry Davis and Paul Wakesa-John Hancock made the difference for Chapman College, which won its first NCAA Division II men's tennis title by edging Hampton University, 5-4, in the team finals at Cal State Northridge Wednesday. After singles play left the two schools in a 3-3 deadlock, Turnbull-Davis downed Hampton's Yaya Doumbia-Greg Williams, 6-4, 6-3, and Wakesa-Hancock outlasted Alexis Pepen-Pedro Alipio, 6-4, 2-6, 6-1, to lift Chapman to victory.
SPORTS
April 8, 1990
The Mid-Valley ARC basketball team won its pool Saturday and advanced to today's semifinals of the Virginia basketball tournament at Hampton University. Mid-Valley ARC beat South Carolina, 21-18, when South Carolina left the court midway through the second period in protest of the officiating. Mid-Valley ARC then defeated New Jersey, 74-61.
NEWS
March 18, 2001 | DIANE PUCIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Marseilles Brown was on the run when he threw a perfectly placed, 30-foot pass into the hands of a leaping Tarvis Williams. Williams grabbed the basketball at the pinnacle of his leap and slammed it through the basket with such ferocity that the shot clock jiggled, the stanchion swayed and 11,000 at the Boise State University Pavilion stood and cheered as if potatoes had just been made the monetary unit of the nation.
SPORTS
November 18, 1998 | Associated Press
The arrest of Hampton University's coach, her husband and an assistant coach for allegedly trying to con a customer in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Lubbock, Texas, led to the cancellation of Tuesday night's game against No. 12 Texas Tech, the school said. Coach Patricia Bibbs, her husband Ezell Bibbs and assistant coach Vanetta Kelso were taken to jail Monday night after going shopping for the team at Wal-Mart.
NEWS
May 13, 1991 | OSWALD JOHNSTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Bush was honored Sunday for his longstanding support of black education by Hampton University, one of the nation's oldest and richest black universities, but he was coolly but politely snubbed by much of the graduating class. The decision of the Hampton trustees and its president, William R.
SPORTS
April 8, 1990
The Mid-Valley ARC basketball team won its pool Saturday and advanced to today's semifinals of the Virginia basketball tournament at Hampton University. Mid-Valley ARC beat South Carolina, 21-18, when South Carolina left the court midway through the second period in protest of the officiating. Mid-Valley ARC then defeated New Jersey, 74-61.
SPORTS
May 16, 1985
The doubles teams of Troy Turnbull-Terry Davis and Paul Wakesa-John Hancock made the difference for Chapman College, which won its first NCAA Division II men's tennis title by edging Hampton University, 5-4, in the team finals at Cal State Northridge Wednesday. After singles play left the two schools in a 3-3 deadlock, Turnbull-Davis downed Hampton's Yaya Doumbia-Greg Williams, 6-4, 6-3, and Wakesa-Hancock outlasted Alexis Pepen-Pedro Alipio, 6-4, 2-6, 6-1, to lift Chapman to victory.
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September 7, 2007 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Effi Barry, 63, a regal first lady of Washington, D.C., who endured her husband's very public sex and drug scandal during his tenure as mayor, died early Thursday of leukemia. Barry, who most recently worked for the city health department, was married to former mayor Marion Barry for 14 years. They separated in 1990, not long after he was shown on videotape smoking crack cocaine in a hotel room with an ex-model and begging her to have sex with him. The Barrys divorced three years later.
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