Six Howard University financial aid employees were terminated in 2017 for embezzling $1 million in grant funds and tuition remission. An internal investigation determined that the six employees stole university-based grants, the school president said on Wednesday.

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Rapper Nicki Minaj surprised her faithful fans by giving back on Twitter.com over the weekend. The “Anaconda” rapper responded to a handful of fans begging for money by offering to help them pay for college expenses.

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Gov Cuomo

New York is the latest state to offer free college tuition for its residents — but there’s a catch. Students must remain in the state after graduation or pay the tuition back as a loan.

Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo, who announced the benefit on Monday, said the rule was necessary to prevent students from taking advantage of the freebie and leaving the state.

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Sean Combs

Rap mogul Sean “Puffy” Combs just made it easier for Howard University students to pay off their student loans.

The 46-year-old college dropout presented a $1 million check to the school during his Bad Boy Reunion Concert Tour stop in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.

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