House by anti-gay church now rainbow hues

House by anti-gay church now rainbow hues

TOPEKA, Kan., March 20 (UPI) -- A non-profit founder said he "isn't trying to start a war" with Kansas' Westboro Baptist Church by painting the house across the street in gay pride colors.

Witness in murder trial collapses on stand

WASHINGTON PARK, Ill., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- A witness in the prosecution of a man accused of killing the mayor of Washington Park, Ill., collapsed on the stand after saying her life had been threatened.

Arrest made in Ill. mayor slaying

ALORTON, Ill., May 5 (UPI) -- A 34-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in the April 1 shooting death of Washington Park, Ill., Mayor John Thornton, state police said.

Temple wins Atlantic 10 title

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., March 14 (UPI) -- Dionte Christmas had 29 points and made seven 3-pointers Saturday to lead Temple to a 69-64 win over Duquesne in the Atlantic 10 final.

COL BKB: Duquesne 72, Xavier 68

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Bill Clark made all four of his 3-point shots and scored 18 points Saturday to lead Duquesne to a 72-68 victory over ninth-ranked Xavier.

COL BKB: Duke 95, Duquesne 72

DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Reserve Lance Thomas scored 21 points with six rebounds, Friday fueling fifth-ranked Duke's 95-72 rout over Duquesne.

Father charged with beating son at school

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 5 (UPI) -- A Jacksonville, Fla., man charged with beating his 13-year-old son with a belt at a middle school claims he did it at a teacher's request.

COL BKB: Pittsburgh 73, Dusquesne 56

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Aaron Gray had 15 points and 14 rebounds Wednesday night as second-ranked Pittsburgh blasted Duquesne, 73-56.

Arrests made in Duquesne shootings

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh police said Tuesday they have arrested one teenager and are searching for another for the shootings of five Duquesne University basketball players.

Five Duquesne athletes shot on campus

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Pittsburgh police were searching for a suspect in the shooting of five Duquesne University basketball players after a dance on campus early Sunday.

COL BKB: George Wash. 94, Duquesne 78

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- In his best game this season, forward Pops Mensah-Bonsu had 29 points and 12 rebounds Wednesday as 15th-ranked George Washington trounced Duquesne, 94-78.