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Maryland to cover community college tuition

Maryland Republican Gov. Larry Hogan will sign a bill this week granting scholarships to low- and middle-income students from his state to cover up to the cost of tuition for 16 of the state's community colleges.

Coercion allegations emerge in ex-college president case

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Newly-filed court records reveal details of sexual harassment allegations against the former acting president of Spokane Falls Community College.The Spokesman-Review reported Friday that documents show Darren Pitcher is accused of exposing himself to a co-worker and coercing subordinates to have sex with him.

Trump conflates vocational schools with community colleges

President Donald Trump made a pitch Thursday to boost vocational education, but in the speech he seemed to equate vocational schools with the nation's community colleges, saying "vocation is a much better word in a lot of cases than community college."

Idaho House OKs community college funding amid division

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho House lawmakers once again revealed a growing division inside their chamber over a dicey community college budget debate.Earlier this year, state budget writers settled on allocating the state's three community colleges nearly $40 million. Budget bills seldom change once making it out of the appropriations committee, but they still need the approval of the full House and Senate.

Benefits of attending community college

When deciding where to attend college, more and more kids are looking at community colleges. Find out some of the benefits community colleges offer.