October 24, 2006
- Students in a Web security class at the University of Southern California engaged in full-out hacking war for their midterm this semester, getting more points the more they damaged other students' servers, the Daily Trojan reports.
- An Arizona State professor who spent the summer as Beck's personal massage therapist while the artist toured Europe had a pretty good time, the Herald reports.
- Reports that a former Terrapin football player now playing for the San Diego Chargers might have used steroids as a pro are "shocking" to former teammates, the Diamondback reports.
- As more mountain lion sightings are reported in Nebraska, vets at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are getting swamped with work, the Daily Nebraskan reports.