Duquesne RB Marquis Brown dies after jumping window

Duquesne RB Marquis Brown dies after jumping window

Brown "jumped out of a 16th-floor window of Brottier Hall after campus police arrived in response to a reported disturbance", Duquesne president Ken Gormley wrote in a message sent to university students and staff members and posted to the school's Facebook page.

- A former DeMatha High School football player has died after plunging 16 stories from a building in Pittsburgh.

The Duquesne University junior was from Washington, D.C. and studied in the McAnulty College of Liberty Arts, per WPXI.

Senate votes to move Kavanaugh’s nomination to final vote
The FBI also interviewed Christopher "Squi" Garrett, another classmate of Kavanaugh's who appeared on the July 1 calendar entry. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said those issues raised serious doubts about Kavanaugh and his qualifications.

Groups representing internet providers sue California over net neutrality
Californian Governor Jerry Brown passed the strictest net neutrality law in the country on Sunday evening. Though the FCC would come back with a counter to block their efforts once again, stated Lyons.

Collins announces support for Kavanaugh, making chances of confirmation almost certain
How'd you get there? Trump decried " harsh and unfair treatment" of Kavanaugh in a Thursday tweet. Collins responded to the incident, saying, "The president's comments were just plain wrong".

As officers were talking with Brown he jumped out of the window and was taken to Mercy Hospital in very critical condition.

"The thoughts and prayers of the entire University community go out to Marquis Brown's family, friends, teammates and coaches during this time of great sadness for the entire Duquesne community". We love you JB! Students on campus tell me student athlete #MarquisBrown's death is even more tragic because the #DuquesneUniversity homecoming football game is scheduled for tomorrow.

"The Duquesne University community is deeply saddened by the tragedy that occurred on campus on Thursday, October 4, at approximately 10:30 p.m.", the school said. "May he rest in peace".

Related Articles

  • Bette Midler Sorry About Her Women, N-Word Tweet

    Bette Midler Sorry About Her Women, N-Word Tweet

    Women are highly disrespected - but don't displace the atrocities that were done to black people by using that quote. "It reduces all humanity when used".
    Trump helped his parents evade taxes, says NYT

    Trump helped his parents evade taxes, says NYT

    By the time Trump had graduated from college, the report says, he was getting the equivalent of $1 million a year from his father. New York's state government, meanwhile, has been aggressive against the Trump administration and the president's charity.
    SEC Mocked by Elon Musk on Twitter

    SEC Mocked by Elon Musk on Twitter

    Later, I drove the rear-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive versions of what's become the most anticipated new vehicle in history. But that doesn't mean Tesla's board can't order Musk to tone done his Twitter act in the best interests of the company.
  • Margot Robbie in talks to star in 'Barbie' movie

    Margot Robbie in talks to star in 'Barbie' movie

    The movie, which was previously in development for years at Sony , is now in final negotiations with Warner Bros .to distribute. The Suicide Squad star's relationship with WB has been nothing but golden with followup Birds Of Prey adding cast members now.
    Trump boards plane with toilet paper stuck to his shoe

    Trump boards plane with toilet paper stuck to his shoe

    The curious sight prompted nationwide intrigue - and ridicule - and social media has gone bonkers over footage of the incident. The toilet paper eventually took its leave as the president got on the plane and walked out of view.
    MI  man's doorstop rock turns out to be a $100k meteorite

    MI man's doorstop rock turns out to be a $100k meteorite

    The unidentified man told the professor the meteorite was passed on to him in 1988, when he bought a farm in Edmore, Michigan. Dr Sirbescu sent a sample of the rock to the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC, which confirmed her findings.
  • Former Rice football player charged in death of DE Blain Padgett

    Former Rice football player charged in death of DE Blain Padgett

    His bond is set at $250,000 because he is considered a flight risk. "He must surrender his passport and wear an ankle monitor". His death was ruled to be from the synthetic opioid carfentanil .
    Pompeo to travel to N.Korea, meet Kim

    Pompeo to travel to N.Korea, meet Kim

    Pompeo brushed aside suggestions of differences between himself and Trump over a timeline for North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons.
    Chelsea scrape past Vidi in Europa League

    Chelsea scrape past Vidi in Europa League

    You look at his stats this year, he's had an impact in nearly every game he's played. "The key is to stop their key players having opportunities".
  • Steven Gerrard says Liverpool v Manchester City not to be missed

    Steven Gerrard says Liverpool v Manchester City not to be missed

    To minimise those three players on Sunday, we have to attack and be as good as possible. "They are so strong". Not yet, anyway. "Bollocks", was Klopp's response when the suggestion was put to him on Friday.
    Pence to address China in Hudson Institute speech

    Pence to address China in Hudson Institute speech

    We're the most trade-dependent state in the nation, so it's great to have this with our two closest trading partners. MARK STEPHENSON: Canada began to produce more skim milk powder under this Class 7 and sell that product overseas.
    Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

    Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

    Asked why he needs to prove himself even after nearly 10 years of worldwide cricket, Jadeja came up with a witty response. India declared their first innings at 649/9 after 149.5 overs on the second day of the first Test at Rajkot Friday.