James Madison University is the latest Virginia school to boost tuition and student fees for the next academic year. In-state students who attend the Harrisonburg school will see a more than $300 increase effective this fall. The JMU Board of Visitors has also approved a nearly $700 spike in tuition and fees for non-Virginians. The Duke Dog (pictured) is shown on the JMU campus.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."