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    On to the finals: Baylor tennis edges TCU for Sunday title match

On to the finals: Baylor tennis edges TCU for Sunday title match

Both Baylor men’s and women’s tennis faced conference rival TCU in the Big 12 Tennis Championships semifinal round, but the Bears pulled away with two victories to advance to the final day of the tournament tomorrow.

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Hippodrome to host annual film festival

    Hippodrome to host annual film festival

Etched into theatrical and film history, the Waco Hippodrome provides a blueprint for students to share their modern films on the same screen as historical icons, such as John Wayne and Elvis Presley.

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Human trafficking legislation could offer aid to local victims

    Human trafficking legislation could offer aid to local victims

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed legislation to provide help for victims of human trafficking on Wednesday, after a long process that aided in protracting the nomination of U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, who was confirmed today.

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After an injury that almost ended his career, sophomore Trayvon Bromell fights back

    After an injury that almost ended his career, sophomore Trayvon Bromell fights back

Sophomore sprinter Trayvon Bromell is on top of the collegiate track and field world. No one seems to be able to stop him.

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Editorial: The campus splits with the coming of the Bearlin Wall

    Editorial: The campus splits with the coming of the Bearlin Wall

The Lariat editorial board speculates on potential allies, enemies and strategies for the civil war that has broken out on campus. Who will win? What follows is a satirical analysis.

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Broadcast News


What’s In Your Backpack?

    What’s In Your Backpack?

Watch the Baylor students unzip their backpacks to show you what’s inside.

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In the running for…

    In the running for…

Meet the 2015 Student Body Officer candidates!

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Title IX rep talks on sexual assault to frat members

    Title IX rep talks on sexual assault to frat members

Baylor’s Title IX representative Ian McRary held a campuswide fraternity chat on sexual assault prevention Thursday in Kayser Auditorium.

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Ambassadors set to help global students transition to Baylor

    Ambassadors set to help global students transition to Baylor

This fall, student ambassadors will help 200 students from around the world adapt to Baylor.

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Plan to fix Houston interstate congestion

  Plan to fix Houston interstate congestion

Texas transportation officials have unveiled a bold plan to reconfigure a major interstate through downtown Houston that would place lanes below ground level, alleviate congestion and give the city a dramatic face lift.

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Human trafficking legislation could offer aid to local victims

  Human trafficking legislation could offer aid to local victims

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed legislation to provide help for victims of human trafficking on Wednesday, after a long process that aided in protracting the nomination of U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, who was confirmed today.

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Arts and Entertainment


Hippodrome to host annual film festival

    Hippodrome to host annual film festival

Etched into theatrical and film history, the Waco Hippodrome provides a blueprint for students to share their modern films on the same screen as historical icons, such as John Wayne and Elvis Presley.

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Frat beach bash to benefit local ministry

    Frat beach bash to benefit local ministry

The Delta Psi colony of Beta Theta Pi will host its first university wide philanthropy event since being reinstated on campus, from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the McLane Student Life Center’s sand courts.

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Sports


On to the finals: Baylor tennis edges TCU for Sunday title match

    On to the finals: Baylor tennis edges TCU for Sunday title match

Both Baylor men’s and women’s tennis faced conference rival TCU in the Big 12 Tennis Championships semifinal round, but the Bears pulled away with two victories to advance to the final day of the tournament tomorrow.

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Despite weather, Bears takes down Kansas State

    Despite weather, Bears takes down Kansas State

Top-seeded Baylor women’s tennis was ready. The team didn’t need any help from doubles action, and while the threat of rain forced singles matches to be played first, the Bears did not miss a beat.

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After an injury that almost ended his career, sophomore Trayvon Bromell fights back

  After an injury that almost ended his career, sophomore Trayvon Bromell fights back

Sophomore sprinter Trayvon Bromell is on top of the collegiate track and field world. No one seems to be able to stop him.

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Baylor University preps for tourney

  Baylor University preps for tourney

The Baylor tennis program is the host for this year’s Big 12 Championships, and both tennis teams are on a mission to win their second consecutive tournament titles this weekend in Waco.

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Opinion


Editorial: The campus splits with the coming of the Bearlin Wall

    Editorial: The campus splits with the coming of the Bearlin Wall

The Lariat editorial board speculates on potential allies, enemies and strategies for the civil war that has broken out on campus. Who will win? What follows is a satirical analysis.

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Editorial: Fifth Street construction comes at inopportune time for students

    Editorial: Fifth Street construction comes at inopportune time for students

There is a divide on campus. Literally. Fences spanning from Speight Circle to MP Daniel Esplanade have split campus right down the middle.

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