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Philadelphia 5-year-old brings 22 bags of crack cocaine to school, police say

A Philadelphia father is under investigation this week after police say his five-year-old son brought dozens of bags of crack cocaine to his preschool....

Philadelphia 5-year-old brings 22 bags of crack cocaine to school, police say

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5-year-old brings crack cocaine to preschool: police PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy brought about two dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church. Police say the boy told a teacher’s aide at St. Cyprian Children’s Center that the...
16:00, 05/15/2019

Amazon promises to crack down on toxic school supplies Amazon has agreed to enforce more stringent rules nationwide when it comes to selling children's school supplies and jewelry after an investigation by the Washington Attorney General's Office. The probe has discovered dozens of children...
00:48, 05/11/2019

Police: 5 shot, wounded in Philadelphia ambush by 3 teens PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say five men were shot and wounded, one critically, after being ambushed by three teenagers in north Philadelphia. Police said three males broke away from a group of 10 or 11 males walking down a street just before 5:3...
12:16, 05/11/2019

Suspect in Philadelphia sought for opening fire on car waiting for AAA, police say Authorities in Pennsylvania are on the hunt for a shooting suspect caught on video over the weekend opening fire on a car that was waiting for AAA to arrive, police said Tuesday....
22:00, 05/07/2019

BREAKING: School shooting Denver – ‘At least seven hurt’ at US high school police say A SCHOOL shooting in Denver has injured at least seven people, with police still actively trying to hunt down a possible third gunman, US media reported....
15:16, 05/07/2019

Police ID teen tackled after bringing gun to Oregon school PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police have released the identity of an 18-year-old student who was tackled after reportedly bringing a gun into classroom at an Oregon high school. The Portland Police Bureau said Saturday that Angel Granados Dias had been book...
09:48, 05/18/2019

Police: Woman Admits To Stealing School Bus After Fight With Husband WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Henry County woman is in jail after she allegedly admitted to stealing a Whitley County school bus over the weekend, according to her arrest report. It is unclear why Ashley Hawkins allegedly drove off with a sc...
16:16, 05/14/2019

Knives Were Left on Japanese Prince’s School Desk, Police Say The Tokyo police were investigating security footage indicating that an adult had trespassed on the grounds of the school attended by Prince Hisahito, 12....
09:48, 04/28/2019

Colorado police probe what sparked deadly shooting at suburban school Colorado police on Wednesday tried to determine why two students walked into their school and allegedly opened fire with handguns, killing one person and wounding eight, miles from the site of one of the nation's deadliest school massacres....
07:48, 05/08/2019

1 dead, 8 injured in shooting at alcohol-fueled high school graduation party, police say Alabama authorities say a high school graduation party fueled by alcohol spiraled out of control early Saturday, leaving one person dead.        ...
18:16, 05/18/2019

The Tucson Police Department teamed up with local high school students to address distracted driving Distracted driving claimed more than 3-thousand lives in 2017. The Tucson Police Department teamed up with local high school students to address the problems. Groups of students at several schools created their own PSA’s highlighting the dangerous be...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Police identify alleged gunman tackled by football coach at Oregon high school: reports Police identified the suspected gunman who was tackled by a football coach at an Oregon high school Friday as 18-year-old Angel Granados Dias who is a student at the school....
19:48, 05/18/2019

White police officer caught cursing at black middle school students rescinds public apology offer The Virginia police officer who promised to publicly apologize after being caught on video cursing at a group of black middle school students has rescinded the offer....
12:16, 05/08/2019

Instagram is attempting to crack down on misinformation about vaccines Instagram is trying to prevent misinformation about vaccinations spreading on the app by blocking hashtags that include "verifiably false" information...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Sorry, It Looks Like a Researcher Didn’t Just Crack the Voynich Manuscript After All A university in the United Kingdom is backpedaling after publishing an article claiming that one of their scientists helped crack the famously indecipherable Voynich manuscript, according to a statement.Read more......
13:00, 05/17/2019

Scientists find cocaine in UK shrimp (CNN)–Researchers in the UK have found traces of illicit drugs, pharmaceuticals and pesticides in samples of freshwater shrimp. A study carried out by scientists from King’s College London and the University of Suffolk tested the exposur...
22:00, 05/03/2019

U.K. shrimp test positive for cocaine A surprising finding from the U.K. today: CNN reports that “researchers in the U.K. have found traces of illicit drugs, pharmaceuticals, and pesticides in samples of freshwater shrimp.” In a press release, one of the researchers, Dr. Leon Barron, adm...
20:32, 05/03/2019

Avengers: Endgame on Pace to Crack $300 Million Weekend in US Avengers: Endgame hauled in a record $60 million at US and Canadian box offices on Thursday night, and Disney "cautiously" predicted $300 million weekend debut....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Google now wants to crack down on cookies to convince you it cares about privacy On the heels of Google’s announcement that an awesome new privacy tool is coming that users can rely on to auto-delete their location history, now we’re getting word of a new dashboard-like tool that’s also coming to the company&rsq...
18:16, 05/06/2019

Corruption in Venezuela has created a cocaine superhighway to the US Cocaine trafficking from Venezuela to the United States is soaring, even as the country collapses. And US and other regional officials say it's Venezuela's own military and political elite who are facilitating the passage of drugs in and out of the c...
12:00, 04/28/2019

Shrimp From 5 U.K. Rivers Have One Thing in Common: Cocaine A new study of chemicals in river wildlife found pesticides in many of its samples, and cocaine in all of them. The drug’s source remained a mystery....
09:48, 05/03/2019

Italians try to crack Leonardo da Vinci DNA code with lock of hair Hair tagged as polymath’s in US collection to be tested against remains in French graveTwo Italian experts are set to perform a DNA test on a lock of hair that they say might have belonged to Leonardo da Vinci.The hair strand was found in a private c...
07:00, 05/01/2019

'Avengers: Endgame' on pace to crack $300 million in U.S. and Canada opening Marvel superhero spectacle "Avengers: Endgame" hauled in a record $60 million at U.S. and Canadian box offices on Thursday night, and distributor Walt Disney Co "cautiously" predicted an unprecedented $300 million weekend debut....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Unrelenting Knicks heckles briefly crack Kevin Durant The Knicks buzz is following Kevin Durant everywhere. As Durant’s Warriors lost Game 4 to the Rockets 112-108 in Houston on Monday to even their best-of-seven series – moving him two losses closer to free agency this summer – one relentless Rockets ...
00:00, 05/07/2019

1,000-Year-Old Psychedelic Drug Kit Contains Traces of Cocaine and Ayahuasca Archaeologists in the Bolivian Andes have discovered a 1,000-year-old ritual bundle—basically a stash of drug paraphernalia—containing traces five different psychoactive substances, including cocaine and the active ingredients found in ayahuasca.Read...
15:32, 05/07/2019

McConnell capitalizes on attack with ‘Cocaine Mitch’ shirts FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s reelection campaign is capitalizing on a fellow Republican’s attack, selling “Cocaine Mitch” shirts on his campaign’s website. The shirts appear to have been...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Tennessee speaker’s top aide admits using cocaine at work NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A top aide for Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada has admitted using cocaine in a legislative office building. Chief of Staff Cade Cothren on Monday told news outlets he used the drug at work several years ago but no longer d...
12:48, 05/06/2019

Opioid crisis is also to blame for rise in cocaine deaths Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly three-quarters of the...
07:48, 05/06/2019

Trump administration moves to crack down on illegal immigrants in public housing The Trump administration on Friday moved forward with a proposed rule to make it harder for illegal immigrants to use public housing -- the latest crackdown by the administration on immigrants seeking to use public assistance....
18:48, 05/11/2019

French authorities seize half-tonne of cocaine at Dunkirk French authorities seized half a tonne of cocaine worth around 40 million euros ($44.9 million) in the northern port of Dunkirk last month, Budget Minister Gerald Darmanin said in a statement on Tuesday....
01:48, 05/14/2019

Blow up: how half a tonne of cocaine transformed the life of an island In 2001, a smugglers’ yacht washed up in the Azores and disgorged its contents. The island of São Miguel was quickly flooded with high-grade cocaine – and nearly 20 years on, it is still feeling the effects. By Matthew BremnerAround midday on 6 June ...
03:00, 05/10/2019

Archaeologists found 1,000-year-old cocaine in an ancient drug stash Humans who lived 1,000 years ago could never have imagined the incredible advancements the subsequent centuries would bring. What we consider to be our mundane daily routines would be utterly mind-blowing to our distant ancestors but, as a new discov...
20:16, 05/07/2019

Oro Valley man arrested with guns, cocaine, marijuana, THC infused edibles and oil TUCSON – An Oro Valley man was taken into custody after Oro Valley Police Department seized a large amount of drugs and firearms while serving a search warrant at his residence Thursday. According to OVPD, officers served a warrant at the home ...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Colombia-led multinational operation seizes 94.2 tonnes of cocaine in 105-day period A multinational anti-narcotics operation led by Colombia has seized up to 94.2 tonnes of cocaine in the past 105 days worth some $3.2 billion, President Ivan Duque said on Monday...
23:00, 04/29/2019

Mysterious Inscription Baffles French Village, Prize Offered to Crack the Code A recently discovered engraving is baffling local people in the small village in north-west France. The locals have made various attempts to decipher the inscription and have enlisted the help of many local experts to no avail. Now they are offering ...
15:16, 05/11/2019

Prawn to be wild: cocaine found in all shrimp tested in rural UK county The recreational drug ketamine also turned up in samples of wildlife examined in SuffolkResearchers have found cocaine in all samples of shrimp tested in a rural area of eastern England, with ketamine also widespread.Scientists from King’s College Lo...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Hyundai Venue Bags Over 2000 Bookings In Just One Day The soon-to-be-launched Hyundai Venue SUV has garnered over 2000 bookings in India in just one day. It was just yesterday, on May 2, that the company announced opening pre-bookings for the new......
07:16, 05/03/2019

Best laptop bag 2019: top bags and backpacks to carry your kit Picking the best laptop bag to protect your laptop and other devices is essential, as you want to be able to carry your laptop around with you without worrying about it being damaged.In this guide, we list the best laptop bags, backpacks and satchels...
09:32, 05/07/2019

German minister calls for immediate ban on plastic bags The minister has proposed a ban in Germany similar to those in place in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda. Gerd Müller said that the issue was crucial to mankind's survival....
10:16, 05/10/2019

NY’s Earth Day ‘trash blitz’ hauled in 8,600 bags of garbage ALBANY, N.Y. — State officials say last month’s Earth Day “trash blitz” conducted by transportation department employees resulted in thousands of bags of garbage being picked up along New York roads and highways. Department of Trans...
04:00, 05/10/2019

From bin bags to utopia: the best of Photo London 2019 – in pictures Brooklyn gangs and a glimpse behind North Korea’s closed regime are just two of the highlights of this year’s Photo London festival Photo London is at Somerset House London, 16-19 May 2019 Continue reading......
06:48, 05/14/2019

Mexico City passes ban on plastic bags, utensils MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City lawmakers have passed a ban on plastic bags, utensils and other disposable plastic items to take effect at the end of 2020. The city of more than 9 million residents – with another 11 million in surrounding areas ...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Captain Messi shows Barcelona the way as he bags goal #600 When his team were struggling, the Argentine superstar delivered two goals in seven minutes, turning turn a disappointing night into a disastrous one for Liverpool....
13:32, 05/02/2019

Despite deaths, injuries and recalls, air bags still save lives Air bags have hurt and killed people. In recent years millions of vehicles were recalled for defective air bags. Still, there's nothing safer in a car.        ...
04:32, 05/13/2019

'Biodegradable' plastic bags survive three years in soil and sea Study found bags were still able to carry shopping despite environmental claims Plastic bags that claim to be biodegradable were still intact and able to carry shopping three years after being exposed to the natural environment, a study has found.The...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Celebrate Wild Kingdom’s Jim Fowler by watching Johnny Carson crack jokes about his animal friends Jim Fowler, the zoologist best known for hosting wildlife documentary series Wild Kingdom, died Wednesday at age 89. He was also, as the YouTube channel that archives Johnny Carson-era Tonight Show segments knows, very good at bringing animals onto a...
18:48, 05/10/2019

U.S. investigating reports of Mazda SUV side air bags that deploy for no reason U.S. safety regulators are investigating reports that side curtain air bags can inflate for no reason on some Mazda CX-9 large SUVs.        ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

F1: Hamilton Wins Spanish GP In Another 1-2 Finish For Mercedes; Verstappen Bags 3rd Mercedes continues to dominate the 2019 F1 season and took its fifth straight 1-2 finish in the Spanish Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton secured the win beating teammate Valtteri Bottas to the top position,......
15:32, 05/12/2019

It’s Weekend Getaway Season! Here Are the Most Stylish Bags For Short Trips. At the start of every summer, I have a vision of how the season will play out. It involves a montage of train rides during magic hour, bonfires on empty beaches, leafy tree branches swaying gently in the breeze and me—flitting between each locale wit...
17:16, 05/17/2019

'Shame on you': Boots berated for wrapping prescriptions in plastic bags Campaigners say pharmacy chain should uphold promise to reduce plastic packagingThe pharmacy chain Boots has come under fire for using plastic bags, rather than paper ones, to package some of its prescriptions.Environmental campaigners and customers ...
15:32, 05/17/2019

Passengers tried to save their bags before Russian plane burst into flames As ferocious flames and thick, black clouds of smoke engulfed the outside of the plane, all hell was breaking loose inside. The fuel-laden Russian Aeroflot Sukhoi SSJ100 Superjet had been struck by lightning as it took off from a Moscow airport in a ...
23:32, 05/06/2019

‘Biodegradable' Bags Can Still Carry Groceries After Three Years in the Ground, Study Finds I’m a cat owner, so cleaning up poop is a near daily occurrence. I buy special bags for my feline son, Mellow: the biodegradable type. If I’m going to dump his poop and pine litter into the trash, might as well use do so in something that decomposes,...
13:32, 04/29/2019

Go Ahead, Treat Yourself To the Good Kitchen Trash Bags - They're On Sale Today You need to buy trash bags anyway, so when you can get the good ones—you know, the ones that actually won’t rip and spill garbage all over your living room during your walk out to your dupster—on sale, you might as well....
10:16, 05/13/2019

How to talk to your kids about school shootings, like the one at Colorado's STEM school After the shooting at STEM school Highlands Ranch in Colorado, we revisit how to talk to your kids about school shootings.        ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

Colorado school shooting updates: STEM school to be closed this week after 1 dead, 8 injured One student is dead and eight others injured after two students opened fire at a suburban Denver STEM school on Tuesday. Here's the latest news.        ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

High school student's graduation cap sends people to a list of school shooting victims One high school student decorated her graduation cap with a QR code that led people to a list of high school shooting victims.        ...
11:32, 05/15/2019

Lincoln Co. School Board Votes To Close Elementary School LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lincoln County School Board voted to close McKinney Elementary School Thursday night. The change will be effective at the start of the next school year. This story is developing....
17:00, 05/09/2019

Toronto, Philadelphia set for game 7 matchup Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
17:32, 05/11/2019

Yankees avoided old school-new school clash — this time Which task required more effort by J.A. Happ on Wednesday? A. Throwing 64 pitches over 5 ¹/₃ innings to lead the Yankees to a 5-3 victory over the horrid Orioles in the opening game of a doubleheader. B. Talking in a postgame news conference for 3 ¹/...
23:16, 05/15/2019

Philadelphia commission probing 'disturbing' video A Philadelphia city commission says it's investigating an event last month at which Muslim children were captured on video speaking in Arabic about beheadings and the liberation of one of Jerusalem's most sensitive holy sites....
15:16, 05/06/2019

Philadelphia train conductor shot at station PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a conductor on a commuter train has been shot at a Philadelphia station. A spokesman for the area’s mass transit agency says the train was stopped at a station in the Mount Airy neighborhood when a gunman ope...
14:48, 05/10/2019

Toronto visits Philadelphia with 3-2 series lead Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
15:16, 05/08/2019

Toronto, Philadelphia tied 2-2 heading into game 5 Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
22:16, 05/06/2019

Philadelphia commission probing ‘disturbing’ video PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia city commission says it’s investigating an event last month at which Muslim children were captured on video speaking in Arabic about beheadings and the liberation of one of Jerusalem’s most sensitive hol...
16:48, 05/06/2019

Philadelphia hopes to sweep away Filthadelphia moniker PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia has launched a new street sweeping pilot program in a handful of neighborhoods, hoping to finally sweep away the persistent nickname Filthadelphia. There’s no shortage of work. A sanitation department official t...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Biden establishes campaign headquarters in Philadelphia The former vice president is setting up camp in a state that will be key to any Democrat’s prospects in next year’s election against President Trump....
10:16, 05/16/2019

Philadelphia Driver Goes Several Miles on Interstate Without Tires Vehicles, like any other functioning entities, are made up of different parts that work to operate the whole. Some of those parts are necessary, some aren’t, and some aren’t required but are highly recommended. Tires are around the top of the list in...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Philadelphia hosts Toronto with 2-1 series lead Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
15:48, 05/04/2019

Toronto takes 1-0 lead into game 2 against Philadelphia Philadelphia 76ers (51-31, third in the Eastern Conference during the regular season) vs. Toronto Raptors (58-24, second in the Eastern Conference during the regular season)...
07:48, 05/01/2019

Sugary drink sales drop 51% in Philadelphia after 'soda tax' A tax on sugary drinks that Philadelphia implemented in 2017 resulted in a 51 percent drop in sales, though that figure was partially offset by a rise in sales in neighboring towns, a study published Tuesday indicates....
19:16, 05/14/2019

Philadelphia casino fined for serving 17 drinks to gambler PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A casino in Philadelphia that served a gambler 17 free drinks over an eight-hour period has been fined $17,500. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports state regulators imposed the fine Wednesday on the SugarHouse Casino...
12:48, 05/15/2019

Missing man’s body found in container at Philadelphia home PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say the body of a 70-year-old man reported missing in Philadelphia has been found in a large plastic storage container in a city home. But it’s not yet known what caused his death or how he ended up in the contai...
04:16, 05/10/2019

The curse that plagued the family who inspired ‘The Philadelphia Story’ Helen Hope Montgomery was perfectly suited to a life of excess. She regularly made the best-dressed lists beside Babe Paley and once sang a naughty song to the Duke of Windsor. She won a Charleston contest judged by Josephine Baker. A legendary bon v...
13:48, 05/11/2019

Overwatch League bringing Grand Finals to Philadelphia IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The Overwatch League will host its second Grand Finals at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Sept. 29. Championship details were unveiled by the esports league Wednesday. OWL packed Barclays Center in Brooklyn for its ina...
17:48, 05/08/2019

Phillies vs. Royals: Philadelphia gets back-end of rotation boost Dr. de Blasio to the conference room, stat! Calling a press conference at Lincoln Hospital, Mayor de Blasio introduced his “care card” entitling illegal immigrants to free health care. Plan will cost NYC taxpayers $100 million. “Critics say we can’t ...
14:16, 05/11/2019

Monteiro breaks tie in 68th, Philadelphia beats Toronto 2-1 TORONTO (AP) — Jaimiro Monteiro broke a tie in the 68th minute and the Philadelphia Union beat Toronto FC 2-1 on Saturday. Monteiro took a pass from Kacper Przybylko and beat goalkeeper Quentin Westberg with a right-footed shot. Eastern Conference-le...
15:00, 05/11/2019

Dead dolphin calf's stomach held plastic bags and balloon, scientists discover A dolphin calf found stranded on Fort Myers Beach had a belly full of garbage, scientists found during post-mortem exam.        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Oprah gives $500,000 to high school after-school program NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Oprah Winfrey announced she’s giving $500,000 to an initiative at a New Jersey high school that’s aimed at keeping kids off the streets. Principal Akbar Cook’s “Lights On” program keeps West Side High...
12:32, 05/19/2019

'Game of Thrones': Fans crack Starbucks jokes after coffee cup spotted in feast scene You didn't need to be a three-eyed raven to spot the decidedly non-medieval, paper Starbucks coffee cup during the post-battle feast scene in Sunday's post-battle episode, "The Last Starks."        ...
07:16, 05/06/2019

76ers-Raptors Game 7: Joel Embiid X-factor for Philadelphia Joel Embiid isn’t a towel-tosser. The night after Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics meekly bowed out of the Eastern Conference playoffs with another woeful loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, the Philadelphia 76ers survived to force a seventh game Sunday ...
13:32, 05/12/2019

Philadelphia's move toward decriminalizing drug possession: smart or dangerous? Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner says that the city is moving toward the decriminalization of possession of small amounts of drugs, on the grounds that often medical treatment – and not criminal charges – is the right solution....
09:48, 05/09/2019

Philadelphia cop charged after dispute with girlfriend's brother over Maltese dog, authorities say A Philadelphia police officer was charged with robbery and other crimes in New York City Saturday after a dispute with his girlfriend's brother over a Maltese dog....
16:32, 04/28/2019

Biden holds campaign rally in Philadelphia as Democratic rivals prepare to take him on Since entering the race last month, Biden, 76, has largely ignored the other 23 contenders in the Democratic field, instead training his fire on Republican Trump....
10:48, 05/18/2019

Philadelphia Eagles' Chris Long announces retirement from NFL in Twitter post Chris Long is calling it a career after 11 seasons in the NFL. Long indicated in a Twitter post Saturday that his NFL playing career was complete.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Philadelphia Muslim group should be probed for disturbing video of ‘radicalized’ US kids: Rep. Zeldin A Jewish congressman is calling for a criminal investigation into the Muslim American Society (MAS) after the group posted video from an Islamic center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania showing children saying "we will chop off their heads" for Allah and...
09:00, 05/06/2019

Watch: Drake, Toronto Raptors fans troll Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid The Toronto Raptors retook the Eastern Conference semifinals series lead with a dominant 125-89 win over the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 5 on Tuesday night....
11:16, 05/08/2019

Young Philadelphia 76ers fan pens heartwarming note to Joel Embiid following playoff ouster Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid was visibly upset after his team narrowly lost in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday....
08:00, 05/16/2019

Sugary drink sales in Philadelphia fall 38% after city adopted soda tax, study finds Sales of sugary drinks dropped 38% in Philadelphia after the city implemented a soda tax, partially offset by people buying more sweet beverages in neighboring town, according to a study published Tuesday....
09:16, 05/14/2019

Best camera bag 2019: 10 backpacks and shoulder bags to protect your camera kit Whether you're getting up before dawn to hike up mountains for that one special sunrise shot, or commuting with your camera in tow, every photographer needs to keep their kit safe and protected, and from backpacks and daysacks to holsters and ro...
13:00, 05/17/2019

Police say man wanted for shooting a Mississippi officer in police station parking lot has been captured WIGGINS, Miss. (AP) — Police say man wanted for shooting a Mississippi officer in police station parking lot has been captured....
21:16, 05/06/2019

Watch: Tiger Woods bags back-to-back birdies, eagle to climb 2019 PGA Championship leaderboard Tiger Woods prowled back by starting the front nine with back-to-back birdies and an eagle after shooting 3-over-par on the back nine to open the first round of the 2019 PGA Championship....
09:32, 05/16/2019

Facebook brings ticketing for events The social network looks to make it easier for small businesses and creators to organize events and get people to show up, via tickets.        ...
06:48, 05/16/2019

VIDEO: Police release footage of elderly man being shoved off city bus; passenger now facing murder charge, police say Video showing a woman violently pushing a 74-year-old man out the door of a stopped bus in downtown Las Vegas on March 21 was released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Tuesday. ...
01:00, 05/15/2019

Study: Biodegradable bags aren’t as biodegradable as you first thought The idea of a “biodegradable” plastic suggests a material that would degrade to little or nothing over a period of time, posing less of a hazard to wildlife and the environment. This is the sort of claim often made by plastic manufacturers, yet recen...
11:48, 05/09/2019

Embiid brings 'theatrics,' dominates Gasol in win Limited through the first two games, Joel Embiid broke out of his slump against Raptors center Marc Gasol and had 33 points and 10 rebounds to help the 76ers take a 2-1 series lead....
01:16, 05/03/2019

Windows preview brings Android notifications to your PC Microsoft has fulfilled one of the larger promises behind its Your Phone software -- if you're willing to experiment a bit. The developer has released a Windows Insider Preview that displays Android notifications on your PC. If you allow apps ...
10:48, 04/28/2019

Will Smith brings own fun-loving Genie to new "Aladdin" Hollywood star Will Smith was reluctant at first to play Genie in the live-action remake of Disney's "Aladdin" as it meant following in the big footsteps of late comedian Robin Williams who voiced the character in the 1992 animated film....
17:48, 05/09/2019

Windows 10's new look brings back rounded corners It looks like Microsoft is planning a subtle change to the design of future versions of Windows 10, with a new screenshot revealing that rounded corners are coming back to the operating system in Windows 10 20H1, which will be the first major update ...
03:32, 05/03/2019

Woods brings buzz to golf and to the PGA Championship PGA CHAMPIONSHIP '19: Tiger Woods a Masters champion again and heads to Bethpage Black in search of next major at PGA Championship        ...
12:32, 05/09/2019

Pakistan banking: Aurangzeb brings discipline to HBL The new chief executive of Pakistan’s biggest bank has wasted no time in overhauling it after it was kicked out of the US and fined $225 million in 2017....
10:32, 04/28/2019

Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes, teammates visit police academy as part of National Police Week Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes, and two other quarterbacks, spent time at the Kansas City Regional Police Academy as part of National Police Week on Tuesday....
11:48, 05/15/2019

Yara Shahidi brings faint glow to 'The Sun is Also a Star' Teen romances are sometimes only as good as their leads, and "The Sun is Also a Star" has a fine pair in "Black-ish's" Yara Shahidi and "Riverdale's" Charles Melton. The movie, however -- which deals with true love and the universe putting people tog...
09:00, 05/17/2019

Moment's big Pro Camera update brings its Android app up to speed Moment has announced its biggest ever update for Pro Camera, which adds a bunch of cool new features to the app, and brings the Android version up to parity. And to celebrate, if you download the app for the first time you'll get 15 percent off ...
06:48, 05/01/2019

Spotify brings back its 99-cent Premium offer If you've wanted to try a paid streaming music service but have been skittish about the costs, you now have as good an excuse as any to give it a try. Spotify has brought back its twice-per-year Premium offer, giving you three months of full ser...
09:32, 05/15/2019

Windows 10 update brings us closer to a world without passwords Microsoft is one step closer to fulfilling the passwordless Windows 10 dream, as the latest Windows 10 update will make it even easier to log into devices and online services without having to worry about passwords. That’s because Microsoft&rsq...
21:16, 05/09/2019

W.N.B.A. Rookie Han Xu Brings Hope for a Deeper Connection to China Han, a second-round draft pick of the Liberty, is one of the two tallest players in the league. She’s often compared to Yao Ming, the former N.B.A. All-Star, in terms of potential impact....
20:00, 05/10/2019

Killer new deal brings the unlocked Moto G7 Power with 4GB RAM down to $200 A new day, a sweet new deal on a respectable and already pretty affordable Motorola smartphone. The mid-range Moto G7 Power is still on sale at Verizon for 50 percent off its list price with a new line of service and monthly installments, but if you ...
08:00, 05/18/2019

Google brings playable podcasts to search results At I/O 2019, Google announced that it will start including podcasts in search results so that you can listen to them right away without the need for a standalone podcast app. The feature, as of today, has gone live across both desktop and mobile web....
11:32, 05/10/2019

A major return to Bethpage Black brings more rain FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Major championship golf returned to Bethpage State Park and found the Black course just how it left it 10 years ago: wet. More than one-half inch of rain fell Sunday as some players began to arrive for the PGA Championship. A...
18:32, 05/12/2019

Wendy’s Brings Back Spicy Nuggets, Internet Rejoices (LEX 18) – Wendy’s is known for their famous hamburgers and sassy social media persona. Listening to the complaints of many people, including rap star Chance the Rapper, the fast food chain will be bringing back their beloved spicy nugget...
09:48, 05/06/2019

The Last War brings a bonanza of Game Of Thrones dead pool odds The final season of Game Of Thrones promised two major confrontations: Between the living and the dead, and between whatever was left of the living and Cersei’s forces down in King’s Landing. Despite the depletion of their ranks (though not in terms ...
11:48, 05/10/2019

Italy seizes charity boat after it brings migrants ashore Interior Minister Matteo Salvini let a charity boat carrying 30 rescued migrants dock at an Italian port on Friday, but said the vessel would be impounded and not let out to sea again....
07:16, 05/10/2019

Facebook’s A.I. Whiz Now Faces the Task of Cleaning It Up. Sometimes That Brings Him to Tears. Facebook has heralded artificial intelligence as a solution to its toxic content problems. Mike Schroepfer, its chief technology officer, says it won’t solve everything....
07:16, 05/17/2019

Google brings back the Android data that you were waiting months for Not since late October of last year has the Android distribution dashboard been active. This is the page that showed the latest breakdown of Android builds based on devices that entered the Google Play Store over a seven day period. Many looked forwa...
22:32, 05/07/2019

NASA Brings Moon and More to Visitors at COSI Science Festival NASA will host a range of activities and demonstrations, including a virtual reality chair and Oculus Go trip to the Moon, at the COSI Science Festival Wednesday, May 1, through Saturday, May 4, in Columbus, Ohio....
11:00, 04/29/2019

Toyota brings Alexa and CarPlay to 2018 Camry and Sienna Good news: you don't have to buy a brand new Toyota (or score a very lightly used model) just to get modern mobile conveniences. The automaker has announced that you can add Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay (sorry, no Android Auto) to the 2018 Ca...
20:00, 04/30/2019

Madonna brings GLAAD Media Awards crowd to its feet Madonna, a pioneer for gay rights, accepted the Advocate for Change Award at the 2019 GLAAD Media Awards with a rousing speech that went from playful to emotional, bringing the audience to its feet....
10:32, 05/05/2019

How Spider-Man: Far From Home Brings Peter Parker Back Down to Earth On the UK set of Spider-Man: Far From Home last summer, one question was on the minds of press: How does Peter Parker’s next solo adventure deal with the cataclysmic events of Avengers: Infinity War and Endgame? We didn’t get to find out, obviously. ...
07:00, 05/08/2019

New edition of Anne Frank diary 'brings the reader closer to her' A new edition of the diaries of Jewish teenager Anne Frank, based more closely on her incomplete manuscript before she was sent to her death in a Nazi concentration camp, will be published on Saturday....
12:16, 05/10/2019

Salesforce brings more Einstein AI tools to Financial Services Cloud Salesforce is aiming to help wealth managers and retail bankers use predictive analytics on things like churn rate to be more strategic about how they manage their book of business....
06:00, 05/07/2019

First teaser for new Swamp Thing TV series brings on the straight-up horror Swamp Thing teaser trailer. DC Universe has dropped the first teaser for its forthcoming TV adaption of Swamp Thing, and tonally it feels more like a horror film than your standard comic superhero fare. And that makes sense, given that one of the e...
06:32, 05/02/2019

New Windows 10 build silences Cortana, brings passwordless accounts The latest Insider build of Windows 10, 18309, expands the use of a thing that Microsoft has recently introduced: passwordless Microsoft accounts. It's now possible to create a Microsoft account that uses a one-time code delivered over SMS as its pri...
05:16, 05/02/2019

Senate’s Churn of Confirmations Brings Complaints of a ‘Legislative Graveyard’ Critics say the emphasis on judicial and administration nominations has derailed the Senate’s legislative agenda — and diminished the legacy of the chamber....
18:32, 05/15/2019

Samsung's vertical Sero TV brings Insta Stories to a big screen Samsung has unveiled "The Sero," a 43-inch quantum-dot QLED TV with an attention-grabbing gimmick. It can be flipped around 90 degrees, letting you watch Instagram, Snap and other smartphone videos in their native vertical configurations. Samsung sai...
06:32, 04/29/2019

Alec Baldwin brings back Trump impression for ‘SNL’ finale Can’t stop him now! Saturday Night Live’s season finale started with a skit of President Trump leading a hilarious rendition of the Queen hit, “Don’t Stop Me Now.” Alec Baldwin brought back his impersonation of the president, ...
09:16, 05/19/2019

Border Patrol Initiative brings awareness of desert dangers to migrants TUCSON — It’s a journey migrants take to come to the United States, traveling through the hot desert. Border Patrol shows how the trek can be a life or death situation. The goal of the Border Safety Initiative is to educate and inform pot...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Charlton’s Lee Bowyer brings back a taste of happiness after bleak times Protests against the owner are on hold with Doncaster lying in wait for Friday’s League One play-off semi-final second legBe it mock funeral processions, plastic pigs or packets of crisps pausing play, it has been impossible to escape the negativity ...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Fedora 30 brings immense quality of life improvements to Linux on the desktop Fedora 30 brings the usual mix of performance improvements and new packages, though progress in Fedora and associated projects makes Linux on the desktop easier to use....
07:00, 04/30/2019

PUBG Mobile 0.12.5 update brings Royale Pass Season 7, new weapon and more PUBG Mobile 0.12.5 update is rolling out to players which also kicks off Royale Pass Season 7 along with a new weapon and bunch of gameplay fixes. App Annie has also reported that PUBG Mobile recently crossed 100 million active monthly users and whil...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Previously deported Honduran brings 6-month-old unrelated baby across border A previously deported Honduran man has been charged in a Texas court with alien smuggling after he illegally crossed the U.S-Mexico border with a six-month-old baby who was not his, according to Immigration and Customs Enforcement....
17:32, 05/16/2019

New video in Sandra Bland's case brings more questions than answers for her family The release of cell phone video taken by Sandra Bland almost four years after her death and nearly two years after the trial for the trooper who arrested Bland makes her sister question what the police have told their family....
15:32, 05/08/2019

Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums on Thursday, just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand the tournament and potentially push it beyond the tiny Gulf state's borders to accommodate a larger fo...
19:16, 05/16/2019

Unai Emery’s reunion with Valencia brings painful memories for Arsenal | Amy Lawrence While the manager has history with his Europa League opponents, Arsenal bear long-standing wounds from past experiencesUnai Emery is not a man for harking back to the past – and it is not as if he has much time to given the mounting issues of the pre...
02:32, 05/02/2019

New private sector tech collaboration brings STEM training to disadvantaged students The Consumer Technology Association recently announced an innovative partnership to bring STEM education to the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington....
03:00, 05/02/2019

Garmin’s new Forerunner watch range brings phone-free Spotify to the masses The launch of the new Garmin Forerunner 945, Forerunner 245 Music and Forerunner 45 will literally be music to the ears of anyone wanting to ditch their phone when running.The navigation and fitness brand has finally updated its Forerunner range...
06:16, 04/30/2019

Cannes Review: The Dead Don’t Die Brings Jim Jarmusch’s Intimate Touch to the World of Zombies Jim Jarmusch’s deadpan zombie-invasion haiku tone poem The Dead Don’t Die opened the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday, and it’s hard to say if it was a daring choice for an opener or a “We can’t really...
10:16, 05/15/2019

Rafael Nadal brings teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime back down to earth • Spaniard moves into third round of Madrid Open• Five-times champion beats young Canadian 6-3, 6-3Prodigies abound in tennis but there was no denying proven class on Court Manolo Santana on Wednesday as the 32-year-old Rafael Nadal quelled the clamo...
21:16, 05/08/2019

After Amit Shah's "Kangal Bangla" Jibe, Mamata Banerjee Brings Up "Riots" BJP chief Amit Shah triggered a political storm in Bengal today, claiming at a rally that the Mamata Banerjee's government has reduced "Sonar Bangla (Golden Bengal)" to "Kangal Bangla (destitute......
07:00, 05/13/2019

New Mozambique storm rips off roofs, brings lashing rain as aid response kicks in Tropical Cyclone Kenneth swept into northern Mozambique on Thursday evening bringing heavy rain and winds in excess of 225 kilometres per hour (140 miles per hour) after lashing the Comoros islands, where it claimed at least three lives, UN agencies ...
09:16, 04/28/2019

ProtonMail brings anti-phishing ‘link confirmation’ to emails, fingerprint unlocking to Android Encrypted email app ProtonMail has finally brought fingerprint unlocking to Android, and is also introducing a new anti-phishing feature to all apps.Read More...
11:16, 05/16/2019

PS4 News: Sony steal a major Xbox One exclusive as PlayStation brings EA Access to console EA ACCESS, the gaming subscription service, packed with games like FIFA , Mass Effect, Dragon Age and more is coming to PlayStation 4, much to the dismay of Xbox One consoles....
01:16, 05/12/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 update brings camera improvements, Night Mode still missing Samsung is pushing out a new update that brings a couple of improvements to the Galaxy Note 9's camera. It's not something major, but it's those little things that make life easier that many users are looking for more often than not.The South Korean ...
13:16, 05/02/2019

National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day brings free cookies and sweet savings Wednesday There are few specials for National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day Wednesday, but we're filling your appetite for freebies and deals with sign-up offers.        ...
10:00, 05/15/2019

National Nurses Week brings free food and discounts to nation's most-trusted profession Several businesses, including Cinnabon and PDQ, have deals or freebies for nurses for National Nurses Week.        ...
18:48, 05/04/2019

Philadelphia soda tax caused 'substantial decline' in soda sales, study finds Soda sales plummeted in Philadelphia following the implementation of a tax on the carbonated drinks, according to a new study.        ...
10:00, 05/15/2019

Sundance Now is a streaming service that brings the Sundance Film Festival to your TV — here's what you get for $5 to $7 a month Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
18:00, 05/01/2019

Beyoncé’s Homecoming: Blackest Coachella Performance Naturally Brings Netflix’s Blackest Ratings Before you let go of Beyoncé’s Homecoming—okay, who am I kidding, you’ve watched it 50-11 times and counting to this day—let’s crunch some numbers....
13:32, 05/15/2019

'View' hosts welcome Joe Biden with open arms, Meghan McCain brings him to tears Meghan McCain reminded Joe Biden of his last visit, when he comforted her amid her father John McCain's battle with brain cancer.        ...
09:16, 04/28/2019

Destiny 2’s New Exotic Quest Brings Back One Of The Best Guns From Destiny 1 Destiny 2’s latest update has added a new exotic quest whose reward is a re-issue of one of the best guns from the first game: Outbreak Prime....
16:32, 05/08/2019

Ask Engadget is going back to school Can I get by in class with a tablet, or do I really need a laptop? Which tech companies offer the best student discounts? Who makes the quietest keyboard?...
10:48, 05/18/2019

How Many School Shootings Have There Been in 2019? Across the country this year, at least eight shootings have taken place on high school or college campuses, killing four people and wounding another 17....
13:32, 05/09/2019

Caught On Cam: Gator Goes To School A 9-year-old boy had a close encounter with an alligator while he was running track Thursday at an elementary school in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Freedom Seven Elementary school student Trent Johnson saw something that looked a little curious while he wa...
18:00, 05/02/2019

I can't stop fantasising about a dad I see on the school run I am in a near-sexless marriage but this is making me feel like a lovesick teenager. How can I channel these thoughts into something positive?I am a woman in my early 40s and have been married for almost 20 years. Over the past few years we have rare...
02:32, 05/14/2019

At least 2 handguns used in school shooting near Columbine HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Two Colorado high school students used at least two handguns to attack the charter school they attended, killing one of their classmates and wounding eight others in an assault near Columbine High School, authorities sai...
11:16, 05/08/2019

Roaming Toddler Picked Up By School Bus LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A local school bus driver noticed a young child wandering early Friday morning and decided to help. According to police, the driver saw the toddler outside in the Winter Garden area and picked the child up. The driver c...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Wine School: The Value of Burgundy, Regardless of the Price The wines are expensive, sometimes ridiculously so. They are also widely influential, essential to understanding all regions, and so worth the effort....
11:00, 05/09/2019

How Motorcycle School Made Me a Better Driver I took and passed the Motorcycle Safety Foundation’s basic riding course this past weekend, the one you need in New York state to get your motorcycle endorsement without taking a road test. It was not easy, but I did leave with a pretty high level of...
23:00, 05/09/2019

The best student laptops: all the best options for school School isn’t cheap. Books, tuition, accommodation and even food can add up. But, you shouldn’t have to spend thousands of dollars on the best laptops for students. In fact, student laptops will be budget-minded devices that have great s...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Several injured in Denver school shooting Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said the two suspects, one adult male and one juvenile male, both students at the school, are in custody.        ...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Analysis: The US knows how to end school lunch shaming School lunch shaming was back in the news last week when a Rhode Island school district prepared to serve a separate cold meal -- sun butter and jelly sandwiches -- to students with lunch debt....
10:16, 05/13/2019

6-year-old boy hit, killed by school bus in Maine RUMFORD, Maine — Police say a 6-year-old boy crossing a Rumford street on his bicycle was killed by a school bus. Police Chief Stacy Carter says the boy had rode off the sidewalk into an intersection at about 3 p.m. Wednesday as the bus with four stu...
06:00, 05/02/2019

House Democrats take on school segregation Gates Foundation forms commission to look at post-high school certificates, degrees — Study: D.C. voucher program didn't affect student achievement...
10:00, 05/16/2019

CNN: Fifteen school shootings in US so far in 2019 (CNN) – Nineteen weeks into 2019, there have already been 15 school shootings in the US in which someone was hurt or killed. RETRANSMIT WITH ALTERNATE CROP Officials guide students off a bus and into a recreation center where they were reunited...
17:32, 05/09/2019

School shooting outside Denver injures at least 7 Gunfire has erupted inside a suburban Denver middle school, wounding at least seven people. Two suspects were taken into custody. (April 7)        ...
18:00, 05/07/2019

One dead and seven wounded in Colorado school shooting An 18-year-old male has died and seven other students have been injured after two gunman opened fire in a science and technology school in a suburb of Denver, Colorado....
20:00, 05/07/2019

Kentucky school shooting trial to be in different county BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has ruled that the trial of a teenager accused of killing two schoolmates will be moved to another county. News outlets report Marshall County Circuit Judge James Jameson on Friday granted a request sought by lawye...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Women with a twin brother are more likely to drop out of school Decades of data from Norway show that girls with a twin brother are less likely to finish school or university, which may be due to testosterone exposure in the womb...
09:48, 04/28/2019

At least 2 injured in shooting at Colorado charter school At least two people were injured in a shooting at a Colorado charter school, authorities said Tuesday afternoon. “Unstable situation, shots fired at STEM school,” tweeted the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office at 2:04 p.m. local time, ...
14:48, 05/07/2019

12-year-old boy will juggle college and elementary school College calculus awaits a 12-year-old boy from York County, Pa., after he finishes his day at elementary school.        ...
06:00, 05/13/2019

School shooting outside Denver kills 1, injures 7 Gunfire erupted inside a suburban Denver middle school, killing one and wounding at least seven others. Two suspects were taken into custody. (April 7)        ...
20:48, 05/07/2019

At least 1 killed, and others injured in a school shooting outside Denver (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) At least one person was killed, and several others injured in a shooting at a suburban Denver middle school Tuesday, and two suspects were in custody, authorities said. Douglas County Undersheriff Holly Nicholson-Kluth sa...
01:00, 05/08/2019

WWII vet gets high school diploma with grandson A 91-year-old World War II veteran walked across the stage this week to receive an honorary high school diploma. His grandson, a senior in the graduating class of 2019, walked across the stage with him....
19:32, 05/10/2019

Students take cover as school shooting kills one Two people are in custody outside Denver, accused of opening fire in a charter school, killing a teenager and wounding eight others. Authorities say the student who was killed was an 18-year-old male. (May 8)        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Look: K9 school resource officer gets her own yearbook photo A police dog that joined the security team at an Arkansas high school was awarded a high honor -- a photo in the yearbook with the rest of the faculty....
20:48, 05/10/2019

Parkland principal to resign at end of school year FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The principal of a Florida school where 17 people were fatally shot last year is resigning. The Sun Sentinel reports that Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School principal Ty Thompson announced Friday that he...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Denver: eight students injured in shooting at school Several are in critical condition, sheriff’s department spokeswoman says, and the two shooters are in custodyAuthorities say eight students were injured in a shooting at a suburban Denver school on Tuesday, and several are in critical condition.Dougl...
17:16, 05/07/2019

15 Sheep Enrolled In France School In Bid To Save It Fifteen sheep were signed up as the latest recruits at a primary school in the French Alps on Tuesday after parents feared falling pupil numbers would see some classes closed....
21:32, 05/07/2019

2,000 at service for teen school shooting hero About 2,000 people filled a large church in suburban Denver to honor a student killed while trying to stop one of two gunmen at his Colorado school. (May 15)        ...
21:00, 05/15/2019

The Gifts Teachers Actually Want to Get at the End of a Long School Year The end of the school year is within sight. Teachers have likely been counting down the days until summer for months, but parents? Not so much. So if you, a parent, are trying to find a way to thank an educator for dealing with your spawn for 180+ da...
00:32, 05/17/2019

Radioactive contamination found at middle school Are we safe? That's the concern that's been in the back of neighbors' minds when they look at the looming Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Pike County, Ohio, Jennifer Chandler said....
18:48, 05/14/2019

The Latest: 2 in custody in Colorado school shooting HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on a school shooting in suburban Denver (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Authorities say two suspects are in custody following a shooting at a suburban Denver school that injured multiple students. A Douglas Count...
14:32, 05/07/2019

NFL players surprise Nashville school during draft Dozens of NFL players have made a surprise visit to a Nashville school to try to motivate the students to pursue a career in sport. (April 26)        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

LIU alums not happy school is saying goodbye to Blackbirds Long Island University’s athletic programs merger between its Brooklyn and Post campuses is creating unrest. Alums of LIU Brooklyn are upset that as part of the two programs being melded together — Post is Division II and Brooklyn Division I — the Bl...
01:32, 05/05/2019

Correction: School Shooting-Trombones story PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — In a May 12 story about special trombones honoring a teenager who died in the Parkland, Florida, high school shooting, The Associated Press reported erroneously that money for the instruments was raised in part by students playi...
19:16, 05/13/2019

I dropped out of school and got 750K Instagram followers Charlotte D’Alessio wanted to be a veterinarian when she grew up. She never imagined she would become a Cinderella-story social-media star, or sign a big modeling contract, or date fashion-world royalty Presley Gerber (the son of Cindy Crawford)....
06:16, 05/02/2019

After Parkland review – a moving look at what happens after a school shooting The survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school shooting take center stage in a smartly constructed look at grief and healing“I feel bad,” an interviewer starts as the camera focuses on Andrew Pollack, from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high...
06:00, 05/01/2019

In the Bronx, an Elite Chef Is Trying to Engineer a Better School Lunch Dan Giusti, who headed the kitchen at Noma in Denmark, has replaced prefab food with freshly made fare. But he still struggles to find skilled help and change students’ tastes....
18:16, 05/14/2019

Trustees vote to remove actress’ name from school theater A university in Ohio will remove the last name of an actress who starred in “The Birth of a Nation,” considered one of the most racist movies ever made, from a campus theater...
12:48, 05/04/2019

Trustees vote to remove actress' name from school theater A university in Ohio will remove from a campus theater the last name of an actress who starred in "The Birth of a Nation," considered one of the most racist movies ever made....
14:32, 05/04/2019

Teachers at Mundo Verde, a DC charter school, are trying to unionize. Teachers at Mundo Verde, a DC charter school, are trying to unionize. The school has hired a union buster. Among the school’s board members: “the Communications Director at Change to Win Federation,” a federation... of unions. How unlikely!!...
11:48, 05/14/2019

Making A Difference: Campbellsville Elementary School Provides Food For Those In Need TAYLOR COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Campbellsville Elementary School is helping its community with a Blessing Box, to give anyone food at any time. The box sits outside the school’s cafeteria, and the motto is “take what you need, give wh...
12:48, 05/06/2019

Rosenstein quotes Mueller during law school graduation address Just-retired deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein borrowed wisdom from presidents and philosophers during his commencement address at the University of Baltimore Law School on Monday. But one sage in particular loomed large over the auditorium: the...
20:16, 05/13/2019

DC Catholic school will acknowledge LGBT alumnae couples WASHINGTON (AP) — A 220-year-old Catholic girls’ school in Washington, D.C., will now allow news about same-sex unions in its alumnae magazine. News outlets report the president emerita of Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Sister Mary B...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Prosecutor: No charges in alleged strip search at school BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A prosecutor says no criminal charges will be filed in the case of four 12-year-old girls who say they were illegally strip-searched by a school nurse in upstate New York. Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell said Th...
14:32, 05/09/2019

Ex-priest who got teen pregnant can keep job as middle school teacher A veteran New Jersey teacher who had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl and eventually got her pregnant — all while he was a Catholic priest — will be allowed to keep his job dealing with middle schoolers, a state arbitrator has ruled. For...
12:48, 05/03/2019

Former High School Secretary Arrested In Theft Investigation RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police arrested a former George Rogers Clark High School secretary on Friday as the result of a theft investigation. KSP reports that the investigation began on January 28. The investigation alleges that 6...
12:48, 05/06/2019

Man accused of school threats now faces federal charges LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man facing state charges in connection with school shooting threats is also being charged with federal offenses. News outlets report an indictment filed Thursday outlines seven new charges against 21-year-old Dylan...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Theater changes 'Hellboy' to 'Heckboy' to protect school across street A movie theater in Dickson, Tenn., found a creative way to protect the elementary school students across the street from seeing profanity on their roadside sign -- change the name "Hellboy" to "Heckboy."...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Chrissy Teigen group texts with other pre-school moms Chrissy Teigen speaks about her experience of parenting and says Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, will handle being a mom "just fine." (April 29)        ...
07:00, 04/29/2019

California school newspaper will run story on porn worker STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A Central California school district will allow a high school newspaper to publish a profile of an 18-year-old student who works in the porn industry. The Stockton Record reports that the Lodi Unified School District won’...
20:32, 05/02/2019

Colorado school shooting suspect keeps head down in court Shackled at the waist with his hair dyed purple, Devon Erickson — one of the Colorado STEM school shooting suspects — made his first court appearance Wednesday, in which spoke only once and kept his head hung low the entire time. The 18-year-old is a...
18:32, 05/08/2019

Balakot Air Strikes Introduced In Rajasthan School Textbooks At a time when many Congress leaders across the country have questioned the authenticity of Balakot air strikes, the Congress government in Rajasthan has accommodated the story of Indian Air Force......
17:16, 05/17/2019

Pennsylvania school drops ‘God bless America’ after pledge SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school principal will no longer say “God bless America” after leading students in the Pledge of Allegiance. Peter Brigg’s practice at Sabold Elementary School in Springfield led at least one pa...
12:48, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Gunman at Oregon high school was student PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of an armed person at a Portland, Oregon high school (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The Portland Police Bureau says man who entered a classroom at a Portland, Oregon, high school with a shotgun was a stude...
18:16, 05/17/2019

5 students involved in meth incident at middle school WHITESBURG, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say five students were involved in an incident involving methamphetamine at a Kentucky middle school. Letcher County Schools Superintendent Denise Yonts told news outlets that one student was taken to the hospital o...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Second suspect in Colorado school shooting is a girl, sheriff says A juvenile female was identified as the second suspect in a shooting rampage at a suburban Denver school that left one student dead, authorities said.        ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

District attorney said his kids will go to school after Colorado shooting The district attorney for Douglas County reassures parents and said he will send his kids to school after the Colorado shooting.        ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

One Dead, Eight Injured in Colorado School Shooting Near Columbine One student died and seven others were injured a shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch in Highlands Ranch, CO on Tuesday, according to the New York Times. The school is located less than eight miles from Columbine, where 13 were killed in a notorio...
09:48, 05/08/2019

She Served $8 School Lunch To Teen Who Couldn't Pay. Then She Was Fired A cafeteria worker in Canaan, New Hampshire, was fired after a supervisor caught her violating her employer's policy. Her offense? Giving food worth $8 to a student with no money in his account....
19:32, 05/16/2019

Denver suburb seeks answers after school shooting A Denver suburb sought answers on Wednesday as to why two students walked into their school and opened fire with handguns, injuring eight people and killing one just a few miles from where a school massacre took place 20 years ago....
03:48, 05/08/2019

A Hotbed for Lacrosse? A School in Harlem Makes Its Case Frederick Douglass Academy in Harlem is playing for its third straight New York City boys’ lacrosse title. The team is a sign of progress for a sport seen as elite, suburban and mostly white....
20:32, 05/17/2019

Why Google's Best AI Flunked A High School Math Test Google's premiere artificial intelligence program DeepMind recently failed a math test designed for 16-year-old high school students. Despite being trained in the math curriculum a typical UK high......
03:32, 04/29/2019

Japan's New Emperor Picks His Ride---an Old-School Toyota Crown Prince Naruhito will get more than a new title when he ascends the Japanese throne on May 1. He will also get a new set of wheels—an exclusive, superluxury, handmade Toyota....
10:48, 04/28/2019

Child in car dies in Wisconsin crash involving school bus ELLINGTON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities in east-central Wisconsin say a 10-year-old child riding in a car has died in a collision with a school bus. The crash happened around 8 a.m. Thursday. Officials say a pickup going westbound on Highway 15 in Ellingt...
12:32, 05/09/2019

Kansas faces questions about school funding law before court TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas’ highest court is wrestling with whether a new public school funding law with bipartisan support provides enough additional money to ensure that the state’s spending on education is sufficient. State Supreme Cou...
09:00, 05/09/2019

Wisconsin parents says daughter with special needs was bitten on school bus GREEN BAY, Wis. (CNN Newsource) – The parents of a student with special needs say another student bit her several times while on the school bus and the bus driver did nothing to help. The parents of Lily Waldron say once she got off the bus Mon...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Former Oregon football star stops school shooting Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, tackled a student carrying a shotgun through the hallway at Parkrose High School in Portland....
17:00, 05/18/2019

School district tries to rehire fired N.H. lunch lady A New Hampshire lunch lady fired in March for feeding a student who did not have money to pay has been offered her job back, but she hasn't accepted the offer....
13:16, 05/18/2019

School district changes cold sandwich policy after backlash WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island school district has reversed its decision to serve cold sandwiches instead of hot lunches to students whose families owe lunch money. Warwick schools said this week it would serve sunflower butter and jelly sandwic...
14:32, 05/09/2019

91-year-old WWII vet gets high school diploma with grandson DERRY, Pa. (AP) — A 91-year-old World War II veteran has finally received his high school diploma, eight decades after leaving school to support his family. Pete Sabedra walked across the stage at Derry Area Middle School, about 40 miles east of Pitt...
07:32, 05/09/2019

Student drowns during after-school dip with friends in North Carolina A high school student from North Carolina drowned on Friday — with reports claiming that he spent more than an hour underwater — after going for a swim with his friends in a private lake. “Our hearts are heavy with grief for the family and frie...
02:16, 05/18/2019

Denver school shooting victim remembered as a hero When tragedy strikes, "situational heroes" can emerge unexpectedly from a crowd during moments of crisis.        ...
02:00, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Hundreds gather for school shooting vigil HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the school shooting in Colorado that killed one student and injured eight (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Hundreds gathered to honor victims and survivors of an attack that killed a teenager and wounded eight ...
00:16, 05/09/2019

Too much screen time tied to school problems even in little kids (Reuters Health) - Kindergarteners who get more than two hours of screen time a day may be more likely to have behavior and attention problems in school than their classmates who spend less time in front of televisions, smartphones and tablets, a Can...
22:00, 05/17/2019

6th grader in Colorado school shooting grabbed bat so he could ‘go down fighting’ A sixth-grader who survived the Colorado school shooting held on to a baseball bat during the attack because he wanted to go down fighting, he said on Wednesday. Nate Holley told CNN that he clutched the metal bat while hiding from the two gunmen ins...
19:32, 05/08/2019

Suspects In Colorado School Shooting Due Back In Court DENVER (AP) — Both suspects in a suburban Denver school shooting are due back in court Friday as prosecutors file charges in the attack that killed a student and wounded eight others. The district attorney’s office also is expected to decide whether ...
04:16, 05/10/2019

What we know about the Highlands Ranch STEM school shooting in Colorado The Douglas County Sheriff's Department said two people are in custody after a school shooting left one dead and seven injured in a Denver suburb.        ...
20:48, 05/07/2019

Charter school teacher charged with raping 10-year-old boy A teacher at a public charter school in Louisiana has been charged with raping a 10-year-old boy, deputies said. Deidre R. Smith, 34, was arrested Tuesday on charges of first-degree rape and felony indecent behavior with a juvenile after investigator...
07:32, 05/02/2019

Vote Made To Close McKinney Elementary School LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lincoln County School Board’s vote to close McKinney Elementary School has outraged parents and teachers. Parents, students, and teachers of McKinney Elementary School urged the board to keep the school t...
14:48, 05/10/2019

Oprah Buys Wedding Dress For One Of Her Former School Students Oprah Winfrey gifted a former student of her Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls (OWLAG) a wedding dress - a $10,000 wedding dress, to be exact....
01:48, 05/01/2019

The Latest: Charges delayed in Colorado school shooting DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Colorado school that killed one student and injured eight (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Charges won’t be filed against the suspects in a suburban Denver school shooting until next week. The suspects ...
12:48, 05/10/2019

Dates of high school graduations in Southern Arizona TUCSON – Grab your bullhorns, leis and plenty of tissues, graduation season is upon us. To help friends and relatives of high school seniors across the Arizona side of the Sonoran desert, News 4 Tucson has compiled a list of all the upcoming gr...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Unvaccinated Kentucky teen who sued over school ban now has chickenpox WALTON, Ky. (NBC NEWS) – A northern Kentucky teenager banned from school for refusing the chickenpox vaccination due to his religious beliefs has come down with the childhood malady, his attorney said Wednesday. Jerome Kunkel, a student at Our ...
14:48, 05/08/2019

Kansas military school moves to keep property from founder An embattled Kansas military school amended its incorporation document to remove the Episcopalian church that founded it from getting the property once the school shuts down....
14:48, 05/02/2019

School bus driver charged with striking woman, leaving her to die A Bronx school bus driver was arrested for mowing down a 68-year-old woman with a school bus and then leaving her to die, cops said. Anton Goodhall, 66, was driving the yellow bus down Story Ave near Havemeyer Avenue in Unionport on Feb. 14 at about ...
12:32, 05/15/2019

Sheriff Says Shots Fired At School In Suburban Denver HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) – Authorities say a shooting at a suburban Denver school has injured two people. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office says deputies are trying to find the shooter or shooters, calling it an “active and uns...
14:32, 05/07/2019

At Least 7 Wounded In Colorado School Shooting, 2 Attackers In Custody At least seven students were wounded on Tuesday in a school shooting in the US state of Colorado, police said, across town from one of the worst gun massacres in the country's modern history....
16:48, 05/07/2019

With Trump rollback, school lunch could get more white bread NEW YORK (AP) — Is white bread poised to make a comeback on school lunch menus? After complaints about taste and cost, the Trump administration rolled back an Obama-era rule that required foods like bread be made with whole grains. School lunch offic...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Local high school recognizes both students and businesses TUCSON – The Annual San Miguel High School Awards luncheon was held at the University of Arizona. The awards honor both local businesses and San Miguel students who take part in the corporate work study program. The work-study program provides ...
23:48, 05/02/2019

Austrian lawmakers approve elementary school headscarf ban BERLIN (AP) — Austrian lawmakers have approved plans to ban girls in elementary schools from wearing headscarves, a move that would add to existing restrictions on veils. The Austria Press Agency reported that lawmakers from the governing coalition o...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Student killed, 8 hurt in Colorado school shooting Authorities say an 18-year-old male student was killed in a shooting at a suburban Denver school. The death appears to be separate from the eight people who were treated at hospitals. (April 7)        ...
20:48, 05/07/2019

White bread can return to school lunch under Trump The Trump administration rolled back a rule that required only whole-grain rich foods for school meals. And some fear schools will go back to serving more refined grains with less fiber, undoing progress in getting students used to whole grains. (May...
19:00, 05/02/2019

Austrian Muslims to challenge school headscarf ban in court The organization representing Austria's Muslims said on Thursday it would ask the Constitutional Court to reverse a ban on headscarves in primary schools a day after it was passed in parliament....
10:32, 05/16/2019

High school teacher goes viral with Gen Z slang list Parents: You may want to bookmark this page. A Massachusetts high school teacher recently became “Internet famous” after his impressive comprehensive running list of slang terms went viral. James Callahan, 43, teaches sociology at Lowell ...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Two students arrested in Colorado school shooting make first appearance Two teenage students accused of fatally shooting one classmate and wounding eight in a suburban Denver school made separate court appearances on Wednesday, a day after their arrest on suspicion of murder and attempted murder....
12:32, 05/09/2019

Texas seeks more armed school personnel after mass shooting AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Nearly a year after a mass shooting at a Texas high school killed eight students and two substitute teachers, lawmakers in this gun-friendly state are close to passing new measures to “harden” campuses with more armed...
09:48, 05/07/2019

Tetris Played on an Old School Display Produces the Most Satisfying Sounds Imagine yourself playing Tetris, and you’ll undoubtedly have the Game Boy version’s memorable theme song (called Korobeiniki) stuck in your head for hours. But playing the game on an old school analog display manages to produce an even more satisfyin...
16:32, 05/09/2019

Teen who charged school shooter says gunman ‘didn’t know what the hell hit him’ Brendan Bialy, the aspiring Marine who jumped into action during the Colorado school shooting, said he desperately pumped the chest of his fallen friend after they tackled one of the attackers. Despite his efforts, 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo died ...
08:00, 05/09/2019

A mom skipped her graduation to attend her son's, so his school surprised her with a degree Central Michigan University President Bob Davies presented the degree to Sharonda Wilson on behalf of Ferris State University.        ...
08:16, 05/09/2019

The Sunday school children: The little-known tragedy of the Sri Lankan Easter attacks The first church Mohammed Nasar Mohammed Azar tried to blow up had already finished its service by the time he arrived. The Easter Sunday mass there had started early....
01:32, 05/05/2019

A Teenager Sued His School for Banning Unvaccinated Students. Now He Has Chickenpox A Kentucky teenager who sued his school last month for banning unvaccinated students has come down with a case of chickenpox. Jerome Kunkel, 18, took legal action against his high school after the Northern Kentucky Health Department said unvaccinated...
10:00, 05/09/2019

‘White Lightning’ stuns again for high school 100-meter record “White Lightning” struck again. Last month, Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling watched his national high school record sprint get left out of the history books because of wind aid, but the 18-year-old officially entered the all-t...
16:16, 05/13/2019

Defense asks to move trial in Kentucky school shooting BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A defense attorney representing a teenager accused of killing two classmates during a shooting at a Kentucky school has asked that the trial be moved outside Marshall and neighboring counties. The Paducah Sun report...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Buttigieg meets Jimmy Carter after Sunday School session WASHINGTON – Mayor Pete Buttigieg, a Democratic presidential candidate, sat down with former President Jimmy Carter Sunday. “The mayor visited Maranatha Baptist Church for services and a Sunday School session led by Carter before lunch at the C...
21:48, 05/05/2019

The Latest: Marines say young recruit stopped school shooter HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the school shooting in Colorado (all times local): 12:05 p.m. The U.S. Marine Corps says a student who helped subdue one of the Colorado school shooters is Brendan Bialy, a member of the Marines’ Dela...
11:16, 05/08/2019

Two students open fire at Colorado school, killing one, wounding seven Two male students armed with handguns burst into a Denver-area science and technology school and opened fire on Tuesday, killing one classmate and wounding seven others before being taken into custody, law enforcement officials said....
21:32, 05/07/2019

Mexico arrests owner of school devastated by 2017 earthquake Mexican police have arrested on manslaughter charges the owner of a Mexico City school that collapsed during a devastating 2017 earthquake, killing 19 children and seven adults, authorities said on Saturday....
12:32, 05/11/2019

Students stranded at school amid flooding in Houston area HOUSTON (AP) — Dozens of students in the Houston area had to spend the night at school after flooded roads prevented buses from leaving and parents from reaching their children. Most of the approximately 1,500 students at an elementary school in Clev...
12:48, 05/08/2019

8 injured in shooting at Denver STEM school; 2 students in custody Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said the two suspects, one adult male and one juvenile male, both students at the school, are in custody.        ...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Adult Colorado school shooting suspect appears in court One of the suspects in the fatal Colorado school shooting this week that left one person dead and eight others injured made his first court appearance on Wednesday....
15:48, 05/08/2019

Months before shooting, parent warned Colorado school could be next 'Columbine' Five months before Tuesday's deadly shooting at a Colorado school, a district official urged the school's director to investigate allegations of student bullying and violence by a parent who feared they could lead to the next "Columbine."...
09:00, 05/10/2019

Teen Who Charged Attackers Was Lone Death In School Shooting HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — When a gunman burst into his high school classroom, Kendrick Castillo did not hesitate. The 18-year-old immediately charged, pinning the attacker to the wall before he was fatally shot protecting classmates, witnesses sa...
17:48, 05/08/2019

2 Students Arrested In Colorado School Shooting Make First Appearance Two teenage students accused of fatally shooting a classmate and wounding eight others in a suburban Denver school made separate court appearances on Wednesday, a day after their arrest on suspicion......
20:32, 05/08/2019

Florida school districts push back against bill to arm teachers School districts in Florida have pushed back against a bill -- awaiting the governor's approval to become law -- that would allow some teachers to be armed....
20:00, 05/06/2019

Columbine sends message of support to Colorado STEM school Following the deadly shooting at a Colorado STEM school on Tuesday, nearby Columbine High School – where a killing spree took place two decades earlier – reportedly shared a message of unity....
22:00, 05/08/2019

‘Threatening the Future’: The High Stakes of Deepening School Segregation In a multiracial America, school segregation looks very different than it did in 1954, when the Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Board of Education. But it still persists....
09:48, 05/10/2019

Teens accused of deadly Colorado school shooting set to be charged The two Colorado teenagers accused of opening fire with handguns at their Denver-area charter school this week, killing one classmate and wounding eight others, were due to return to court on Friday for the formal filing of charges....
04:32, 05/10/2019

Cuomo signs law expanding speed cameras in school zones Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday more than quintupled the number of city school zones covered by speed cameras, from 140 to 750, in reinstating and expanding the life-saving law. “It’s common sense. It works,” said Cuomo in a press brief...
13:48, 05/12/2019

Thief Steals Technology, Supplies From Small Knott Co. School KNOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Students and staff at a Knott County elementary school are devastated after a thief stole nearly $20,000 worth of supplies. It happened at Jones Fork Elementary School in Mousie. Principal Jared Huff told LEX 18 tha...
14:32, 05/07/2019

Unvaccinated teen banned from school during chickenpox outbreak now has the illness Jerome Kunkel came down with chickenpox last week, nearly two months after health officials restricted students without immunity at his school        ...
02:00, 05/09/2019

Aspiring Marine helped tackle gunman at Colorado school A heroic high school senior who wants to join the Marines helped tackle one of the shooters who left one classmate dead and eight others wounded at a Denver-area school, according to a report. Brendan Bialy and other fellow students managed to disarm...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Bishop Kearney High School in Brooklyn is closing this summer An all-girls Catholic high school in Brooklyn will shut down permanently this summer after nearly six decades, according to administrators who cited factors such as declining enrollment for their “painful” decision. Bishop Kearney High School, which ...
16:00, 05/14/2019

Heroic efforts saved Sunnyside High School student TUCSON – 16-year old Martin Huerta is a typical teenager. He goes to Sunnyside High School, has a lot of friends and loves Lebron James. But his life changed forever on December 16. Huerta and his friend were driving quads down west Valencia Ro...
21:32, 05/02/2019

Racial slur in prom proposal draws school principal's ire A social media photo showing two Southern California high school students laughing while displaying a prom proposal poster containing a racial slur against black people drew a stern reaction from their principal Wednesday....
16:48, 05/15/2019

School superintendent suspended over champagne brunch for retiring colleagues A school superintendent in Michigan who served champagne during a celebratory brunch for two retiring educators has been suspended without pay for five days, district officials said. Dearborn Heights District 7 Superintendent Jennifer Mast brought a ...
12:16, 05/17/2019

School investigates racist post from board member's Facebook A school district outside Pittsburgh says it's investigating a racist Facebook post that appeared to have been published on a school board member's personal page....
16:00, 05/17/2019

School investigates racist post from board member’s Facebook MCMURRAY, Pa. (AP) — A school district outside Pittsburgh says it’s investigating a racist Facebook post that appeared to have been published on a school board member’s personal page. Screenshots have been circulating of the since-removed...
16:32, 05/17/2019

State Senate unanimously approves school bus safety bill The state Senate unanimously approved legislation Wednesday to crack down on New Yorkers who recklessly pass stopped school buses. The bill, likely to pass the Assembly and receive Gov. Cuomo’s signature, would boost fines for first-time offenders fr...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Students protest as high school senior faces deportation PHOENIX — A high school football player who has been in the US since he was a toddler was in custody for possible deportation to his native Mexico, prompting a protest Monday by classmates outside an Arizona sheriff’s office. Thomas Torres, who is sc...
14:48, 05/07/2019

School investigating video of teacher’s aide sitting on student’s lap A Utah school district launched an investigation this week after a video of a female teacher’s aide sitting on a male student’s lap surfaced on social media....
13:32, 05/02/2019

State invalidates school’s 2017 K-Prep test scores PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky education officials say standardized test scores are being invalidated at an elementary school in eastern Kentucky. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the decision comes after the Kentucky Department of Education la...
07:32, 05/14/2019

Every Student Graduating at One Compton High School is Going to a 4-Year University (NBC4)-A Compton high school just reached an incredible milestone, and now the students are making history. The entire first graduating class at Compton Early College High School has received acceptance letters to multiple four-year universities in C...
22:00, 05/03/2019

How a high school teen scooped de Blasio on his own presidential announcement Bill de Blasio got scooped on his own presidential campaign announcement — by a 17-year-old politics whiz who broke the news more than 12 hours before the mayor made it official. Eagle-eyed Gabe Fleisher spotted an obscure Facebook post about a...
08:48, 05/16/2019

NYC school buses to be equipped with cameras to catch reckless drivers ALBANY — New York City’s school bus contractors said they have the green light to begin installing “stop arm” cameras to record license plates to crack down on reckless drivers. The bill allowing school districts to use the high-tech cameras pa...
07:00, 05/16/2019

| Mexico City extends pollution alert, cancels school Mexico City declared an air pollution alert for the second straight day urging people to stay indoors, cancelling school and moving the semi-finals of the first-division football league to another city....
09:16, 05/16/2019

16-year-old suspect of Colorado school shooting identified, will be tried as adult CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (NBC) – The two teenage suspects in a shooting spree at a Denver-area STEM school that killed one student and wounded eight others were each charged Wednesday with 48 counts of murder, attempted murder and other crimes. Devon...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Plant contamination worries prompts closing of Ohio school PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — The discovery of trace amounts of radioactive material in and around a southern Ohio school has prompted school district officials to close the building while more tests are done and health impacts are evaluated. Scioto (sy-OH...
07:32, 05/14/2019

School criticized for actor's Arab headwear in safety drill A Pennsylvania school district is defending itself after video surfaced of a safety drill that had a teacher posing as a shooter and donning what appeared to be a Middle Eastern headdress....
22:16, 05/16/2019

With Trump rollback, school lunch could get more white bread, less whole grains In Vermont, the relaxed rule means white rice will be served with beans again. In Oregon, macaroni and cheese may return.        ...
20:32, 05/03/2019

Victoria Beckham’s New Graffiti Tee Is Inspired By School Leavers’ Shirts “I don’t remember exactly what was written on my school shirt – it was a while ago! – but I love that it’s still an expressive rite of passage,” the designer tells Vogue...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Task force created to improve school safety efforts PHOENIX – A new task force has been created to help make Arizona schools safer from gun violence. On Monday, May 13th, the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction, Kathy Hoffman, alongside representatives of March for Our Lives Arizona, an...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Teen who died in Colorado school shooting laid to rest LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado teen killed while trying to stop a gunman in his school has been laid to rest. About 400 people attended the burial of 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo on Friday following a Catholic funeral service. The crowd included...
18:16, 05/17/2019

Teen faces charges after pal hallucinates from vape pen at school: cops A Florida teen faces felony charges after a classmate landed in the hospital from using his vape pen containing synthetic weed, according to authorities. Adrian Garcia, 17, was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly let a pal at Golden Gate High School ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

16-year-old charged as an adult in deadly Colorado school shooting A 16-year-old suspect in last week's deadly shooting rampage at a suburban Denver high school will be tried as an adult, prosecutors said Wednesday.        ...
11:32, 05/15/2019

Tucson-area softball & baseball doing well in high school playoffs TUCSON – Softball and baseball teams from Southern Arizona are fairing well against Phoenix-area competition in the high school playoffs. Here’s a montage of highlights from games including Cienega, Empire, St. Augustine, Nogales, Salpoin...
18:00, 05/02/2019

School of cownose rays swimming at Australia beach is magical A school of cownose rays swimming together at Bondi Beach, Australia looked like a piece of mosaic art.        ...
11:16, 05/16/2019

3 Long Island teens arrested in school bomb plot Three teenagers on Long Island have been arrested on charges they plotted to build and detonate a bomb at their school. (May 2)        ...
19:00, 05/02/2019

That Alien High School Play Got to Put on an Encore Performance for Ripley Herself One of the coolest fan works in recent memory is a stage adaptation of the original Alien movie, performed by a New Jersey high school drama program, complete with locally sourced props and a decently convincing xenomorph. Read more......
10:32, 04/28/2019

Columbine school shooting survivor found dead in home STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man who survived the 1999 Columbine school shooting and later became an advocate for fighting addiction has died. Routt County Coroner Robert Ryg said Saturday that 37-year-old Austin Eubanks died overnight ...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Government To Draft New Policies For Safer Transportation Of School Children The Institute Of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) held a two-day conference to draft a policy for the safety of children while they are being driven to......
02:00, 05/03/2019

Columbine school shooting survivor found dead at home A man who survived the 1999 Columbine school shooting and later became an advocate for fighting addiction has been found dead at his home in Colorado....
03:16, 05/19/2019

High School softball playoffs heat up; Early highlights TUCSON –  A number of Southern Arizona high school softball teams are in action today in the state playoffs.   News 4 Tucson will have complete highlights at 6 and 10 p.m. Here are some highlights via twitter (complete schedule below). Douglas...
18:00, 05/02/2019

1 dead, 8 shot at high school graduation party in Alabama ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama authorities say a high school graduation party fueled by alcohol spiraled out of control early Saturday, leaving one person dead. Atmore Police Chief Chuck Brooks tells news outlets eight other people were hurt in a shooti...
11:16, 05/18/2019

School criticized for actor’s Arab headwear in safety drill HARRISON CITY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district is defending itself after video surfaced of a safety drill that had a teacher posing as a shooter and donning what appeared to be a Middle Eastern headdress. The video appears to show the actor...
17:00, 05/16/2019

The Latest: School funding pulled into Kansas budget impasse TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on an impasse in Kansas over the state budget and Medicaid expansion (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Top Republican legislators in Kansas are trying to break an impasse over the budget and Medicaid expansion by suggesting ...
13:32, 05/04/2019

Writing About Teenager Who Makes Sex Videos, School Paper Becomes the News The Bruin Voice in Stockton, Calif., refused to submit its student profile for approval before publication. Cue a nationwide debate about censorship....
11:00, 05/03/2019

Matthew McConaughey receives original high school diploma LONGVIEW, Texas (AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey has finally received his high school diploma, more than 30 years after graduating. McConaughey was given his original diploma Friday night when he returned to his Texas alma mater to address the class ...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Three Long Island teens arrested for plotting to bomb high school Three teenagers were arrested on Long Island Thursday for planning to build a bomb and detonate the explosive device at their school, cops said. The three 16-year-old students of Connetquot High School in Suffolk County were taken into custody after ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

1 dead, 7 injured in shooting at Denver STEM school; 2 students in custody Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said the two suspects, one adult male and one juvenile male, both students at the school, are in custody.        ...
20:48, 05/07/2019

Parent warned of 'repeat of Columbine' months before Colorado school shooting Months before two students at STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado killed one student and wounded eight others, a parent had told the school she was worried the school's climate would result in another Columbine....
17:48, 05/10/2019

Wear Your School Pride (In Appropriate Situations) With These Team-Branded Apple Accessories Look, you’re an adult, and I understand that you’re probably not going to use NCAA-branded Apple Watch bands and AirPod cases all the time. Nor should you!...
10:48, 05/07/2019

High school student’s racist prom proposal sign condemned BELLVILLE, Ohio — An Ohio high school student’s prom proposal sign referencing black people picking cotton has been condemned by school officials as hurtful and inappropriate. A photo that shows the boy holding the sign with a girl standing next to h...
15:00, 05/02/2019

2 people injured, 2 suspects in custody after shooting at Denver STEM school Authorities are responding to a chaotic situation after a shooting at a suburban Denver school. At least two people are injured.        ...
15:00, 05/07/2019

Thousands gather to honor hero killed in STEM school shooting Thousands of people gathered Wednesday in Colorado to honor the life of Kendrick Castillo — the courageous high school student who was killed while attempting to stop last week’s STEM school shooting. A ceremony was held at the Cherry Hill Comm...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Report: Former Oregon Receiver Brought Down Gunman At A Portland High School Former Oregon receiver Keanon Lowe was able to tackle an armed student to the ground before anyone got hurt at a Portland-area high school on Friday, according to multiple reports....
12:00, 05/18/2019

Michael Jackson's name staying on LA school's auditorium despite child sex allegations: vote Parents and staff members at a Los Angeles elementary school voted to keep Michael Jackson’s name on its auditorium despite the recent allegations that the pop icon sexually abused young boys....
04:32, 05/02/2019

Smog-ridden Mexico City suspends school classes due to pollution Mexico's government ordered schools in and around Mexico City to be closed on Thursday in an extraordinary step taken due to elevated levels of pollution in the smog-wreathed capital....
19:16, 05/15/2019

Colorado school shooting suspect cracked jokes about killing classmates One of the Colorado charter school shooting suspects “always joked” about massacring his classmates, a former student says. Devon Erickson, 18, “would whisper, like get really close and kinda put his arm around you, and whisper in y...
18:00, 05/10/2019

Colorado school shooting hero who was shot twice called mom while subduing gunman The Colorado high school student who helped tackle one of the attackers last week during a shooting at a suburban Denver school said Tuesday he placed a call while holding down one of the gunmen: to his mother....
13:32, 05/15/2019

When Sam Gordon was 9, she beat boys at football. Now she wants a high school league for girls. Gordon's lawsuit has several school districts and Utah's activities association playing defense over their refusal to offer girls’ tackle football as an intramural or varsity sport....
07:32, 05/02/2019

At least 7 people injured, 2 suspects in custody after shooting at Colorado STEM school HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. – At least seven people were injured and two suspects were in custody after a shooting was reported at a Colorado STEM school, officials said. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to the STEM School...
15:32, 05/07/2019

US Teacher Sues School, Says Forced To Censor Trump Slogan In Yearbook The 2017 edition of the Wall High School yearbook had something missing - the slogan "TRUMP Make America Great Again!" was edited out of at least one student's T-shirt....
21:32, 05/07/2019

Football coach tackles would-be gunman at Oregon high school: reports A high school football and track coach and former college football star at the University of Oregon tackled a gunman on Friday at the Parkrose High School in Portland before any shots were fired....
21:48, 05/17/2019

Florida woman accused of threatening mass shooting at elementary school A Florida woman was charged Friday with threating to carry out a mass shooting at a school in an online post. Juliana Cote, 26, of Tampa, made the threat Thursday, the Hillsborough Sheriff’s Office said. Cote “made a public posting on her Facebook ac...
02:16, 05/18/2019

Florida student hacks into school, announces ‘Mandatory Penis Inspection’ A Florida high school student managed to hack into his school’s computer system and deliver an email about a “Mandatory Penis Inspection” to all faculty, staff, and students, a report said. The student sent the message about the bog...
19:48, 05/09/2019

'Hero' Teen Killed In Colorado School Shooting Had Charged At An Attacker Kendrick Ray Castillo, the 18-year-old who sacrificed his life to save other students during a shooting in a suburban Denver high school, loved robotics, helping the elderly in his community and......
18:32, 05/09/2019

Students storm out of Colorado school shooting vigil in protest of politicians Survivors of a Colorado school shooting walked out of vigil for their slain classmate on Wednesday night in protest of politicians and other groups using it as a platform for gun control, a local report said. The students from STEM High School, where...
05:48, 05/09/2019

School mourns 3 students killed in Harlem NYCHA apartment fire Families at the elementary school attended by the young kids killed when their Harlem apartment went up in flames mourned their lost classmates Thursday. Brook-Lynn Pollidore, 6, Andre Pollidore, 8, and Nakyra Pollidore, 11, all attended PS 194 — jus...
14:48, 05/09/2019

Elderly man beaten in broad daylight behind Bronx charter school: cops An elderly man was beaten unconscious in an apparently random broad daylight attack behind a Bronx charter school, police said Saturday. The 71-year-old was behind South Bronx Classical Charter School III/IV on Third Avenue in Morrisania around 2:20 ...
12:48, 05/18/2019

Former College Football Player Saves the Day by Tackling Parkrose School Gunman Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, is being praised for making one of the most important tackles of his life....
14:00, 05/18/2019

Students walk out of Colorado school shooting vigil, saying their trauma was being politicized Students at a vigil honoring Colorado high school shooting victim Kendrick Castillo chanted "mental health" when speakers discussed gun control.        ...
08:16, 05/09/2019

Run? Hide? Fight? Lockdown? Two U.S. school shootings highlight differing responses In two U.S. school shootings within eight days, students have attempted to tackle the shooters, sometimes at the cost of their own lives, drawing praise for reducing the bloodshed by taking a step that experts agree should only be a last resort....
12:32, 05/09/2019

‘I was gonna go down fighting’: Sixth grader grabbed bat in Colorado school shooting (CNN) – Children burst into tears in sixth-grader Nate Holley’s classroom as gunfire erupted at his school Tuesday. Two people believed to be students at STEM School Highlands Ranch had opened fire in two classrooms in the suburban Denver...
11:32, 05/09/2019

'Best kid in the world': Denver school shooting victim died tackling suspect Kendrick Castillo, 18, was the sole person killed at Stem School Highlands Ranch days before he was to graduate high schoolThe 18-year-old student killed in a Colorado school shooting died a hero days before he was to graduate high school, his father...
21:16, 05/08/2019

Rape survivor claims school threatened expulsion if she spoke out: suit A former William Jewell College student has filed a lawsuit claiming administrators threatened expulsion if she broke her silence about being raped by a football player. The Kansas City-area woman identified only as “A.P.” claims official...
18:32, 05/08/2019

Two sixth-graders charged in connection with school shooting plot in Tennessee Two 6th-grade students have been arrested and charged in connection with a school shooting plot, according to Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.        ...
18:32, 04/29/2019

Colorado school shooting suspects reportedly took guns from parent’s cabinet The Colorado charter school shooting suspects got the weapons allegedly used in the deadly attack by smashing into a locked gun cabinet at a parent’s house, according to a report. Devon Erickson, 18, and Alec McKinney, 16, allegedly broke into ...
06:16, 05/10/2019

'Lunch shaming': school district changes policy for students who owe meal debts A controversial policy that would limit students to a simple sandwich drew widespread criticism against the Rhode Island school districtA Rhode Island school district, facing mounting lunch debts, has reversed a controversial policy announced earlier...
05:32, 05/10/2019

Colorado school shooting prompts Dem presidential hopefuls to call for gun reform After a Colorado school shooting left one student dead and seven more injured on Tuesday, Democrats vying for the White House in 2020 renewed calls for stricter gun legislation....
03:32, 05/08/2019

3 Long Island teens arrested in high school bomb plot BOHEMIA, N.Y. (AP) — Three teenagers on Long Island have been arrested on charges they plotted to build and detonate a bomb at their school. Suffolk County police say officers responded to Connetquot High School in Bohemia Thursday morning after a sc...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Ex-Indiana high school dive coach enters plea in sex case A former assistant dive coach at a northwest Indiana high school faces four years in prison after reaching a plea agreement in a sexual misconduct case involving two female students....
08:32, 05/08/2019

2 Tennessee sixth graders charged with plot to shoot up school, officials say Two Tennessee sixth graders have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder after investigators found a hand-drawn map and plans to shoot faculty and students....
13:32, 04/30/2019

Classmate: Student killed in Colorado school shooting lunged at gunman HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (KUSA) — Kendrick Castillo, 18, was shot and killed at STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday, his father confirmed to NBC News. The Douglas County coroner is expected to officially release the identity later Wednesday. Nui Gia...
10:16, 05/08/2019

Chelsea Handler blames Republicans for Colorado high school shooting Comedian Chelsea Handler blames Republicans for the shooting at a Colorado high school that reportedly left one person dead and eight others injured....
11:48, 05/08/2019

Sri Lanka School Principal, Teacher Arrested For Link To Terror Attack Sri Lankan Police said Friday they have arrested a school principal and a teacher for their alleged links to the local Islamist extremist group National Thawheed Jamaath (NTJ) blamed by the government......
10:48, 05/17/2019

Man Arrested For Allegedly Keeping Knives At Japan Prince's School Desk Japanese police on Monday arrested a 56-year-old man in connection with two paring knives found at the school desk of Prince Hisahito, grandson of Emperor Akihito, local media reported....
13:16, 04/29/2019

Student drowns in private lake across from high school in North Carolina A ninth grade student in North Carolina has been pronounced dead after it was revealed he drowned while swimming with classmates on Friday afternoon....
11:48, 05/19/2019

Columbine school shooting survivor Austin Eubanks found dead Austin Eubanks, 37, struggled with addiction following the deadly high school shooting that killed 13, including his best friend, in 1999.        ...
09:00, 05/19/2019

German high school students decry 'difficult' math tests High school students across Germany are deeply unhappy about what they said were very difficult math exams. Skeptical education officials are calling for calm....
02:32, 05/07/2019

Colorado teen Joshua Jones called mom while subduing school shooter LITTLETON, Colo. — A student who helped thwart a shooting at a suburban Denver high school says he was still pinning one of the attackers down when he decided to call one of the most important people in his life — his mother. Joshua Jones, an 18-year...
23:48, 05/14/2019

Ohio middle school closed after radioactive contamination detected in building "It is the position of the Board that any level of contamination on or near our school is unacceptable."        ...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Viral track star sets high school record in 100m Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling won the 100-meter dash in a wind-legal time of 10.13 seconds Saturday at the Texas state high school track and field championships, setting a national high school record that had stood since 1990....
06:48, 05/12/2019

Century After Grandfather's School Expulsion, Harvard Teacher Fights Bias In 1926, Sarah Lewis's grandfather, Shadrach Emmanuel Lee, was expelled from a Brooklyn public high school for asking why black people were not in his history textbook. His teacher told him African......
20:00, 05/03/2019

Owner of Mexico City school where 26 died in 2017 earthquake is arrested Authorities act on tip-off to arrest Monica García at restaurantExperts: school fell under weight of floors without right supportMexican police have arrested on manslaughter charges the owner of a school in Mexico City that collapsed during a devasta...
21:32, 05/11/2019

Atlanta-area teens sentenced for plot to attack high school ATLANTA (AP) — Two teens who admitted to planning a deadly attack on their high school outside Atlanta have been sentenced to 20 years in prison followed by 20 years of probation. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that 19-year-old Alfred Dupre...
16:16, 05/14/2019

Sabino beats Sahuarita High School to claim 3A state title MESA, AZ – Coach Shane Folsom and the Sabino High School baseball team knocked off Sahuarita 3-0 in the 3A state championship game.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson:...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Democrat Warren says she would pick a public school teacher for education post Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren pledged on Monday that if she wins the White House in 2020, her education secretary will be "a former public school teacher who is committed to public education."...
11:32, 05/13/2019

Lawsuit Claims School Bus Driver Dragged Biracial Student On Purpose According to a CNN report, Brenda Mayes, a Utah mother, is suing a former driver for dragging her son from a bus approximately 150 feet. The lawsuit cites the driver’s “racial animus” and intent to harm....
17:16, 05/11/2019

Mercer County High School Senior Dies Just Weeks Before Graduation MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Mercer County High School senior was killed and another student was hurt in a crash in Madison County on Saturday morning. The coroner says 18-year-old Marcus Lewis II died in the wreck. A release from Mercer Co...
22:32, 05/04/2019

Buttigieg, husband attend Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) and his husband, Chasten Glezman, have joined the large crowd at former President Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class in Plains, Georgia....
13:00, 05/05/2019

Georgetown student sues school over U.S. college admissions bribery scandal A Georgetown University undergraduate enmeshed in the U.S. college admissions scandal sued the school on Wednesday to block it from revoking his academic credits or expelling him, after his father pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit fraud....
08:48, 05/15/2019

Empire High School beats Ironwood Ridge in softball playoffs ORO VALLEY, AZ – Just two years ago, Empire High School (out of Vail, AZ) won a 3A softball state title. And, now, two years later, Empire has not skipped a beat at the 5A level.  Ironwood Ridge learned the hard way after Empire cruised to an 8...
22:16, 05/02/2019

Florida’s ‘principal of the year’ to take over at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida’s 2019 principal of the year is taking over at the school where 17 people were fatally shot last year. The Sun Sentinel reports Michelle Kefford is replacing Ty Thompson as principal at Marjory Stoneman Douglas H...
04:00, 05/14/2019

High school paper publishes feature about student’s porn career A California high school newspaper has published a feature about a senior who has started a porn career after the school district backed down from threats to stop the story. The Bruin Voice posted “Risky business: starting a career in the adult enter...
12:32, 05/04/2019

One student arrested in connection to shooting threat at Tortolita Middle School TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has arrested one student after an investigation into a threat a student made about “shooting up the school.” In a letter sent out by Tortolita principal, Rex Scott, he emphasized t...
00:00, 05/15/2019

FROM THE FIELD: Children in Lake Chad Basin attend school with help from UN-backed fund Some 3.5 million children living in the Lake Chad Basin in Africa’s Sahel region do not have access to education according to the UN-backed Education Cannot Wait fund....
11:48, 04/28/2019

Five-star high school football quarterback D.J. Uiagalelei picks Clemson over Oregon D.J. Uiagalelei, who visited Clemson with his family for five days last month, maade his college decision. He will play for the Tigers ahead of Oregon.        ...
14:48, 05/06/2019

Principal tried to hide stabbing of basketball coach at violence-plagued high school An assistant coach was stabbed after a girls basketball game between two Manhattan high schools — and now one of the principals is trying to hush up the violence at her troubled school, sources told The Post. Edward Reynolds High School had just defe...
20:16, 05/14/2019

Lawmakers strike deal to catch reckless drivers, protect school buses ALBANY — Yellow school buses will soon be equipped with cameras aimed at catching reckless drivers who pass them while stopped to board or drop off students, lawmakers confirmed Tuesday. Right now, only a police officer who sees a motorist pass a sch...
19:16, 05/07/2019

Melinda Gates: Sharing school drop-off, kitchen duties changed my marriage Melinda Gates shares stories from her marriage and foundation in her new book, 'The Moment of Lift.'        ...
22:00, 04/29/2019

Teen killed in Colorado school shooting hailed as a hero for charging at attackers Witnesses said Kendrick Castillo leapt from his desk in a literature class and charged the two attackers, sacrificing his life to buy classmates time to escape....
20:00, 05/08/2019

Alabama high school football coach opens up about his 'Manly Monday' lessons An Alabama high school football coach who went viral for showing members of his team how to change a tire said Wednesday he was surprised to see the video blow up as it did....
18:00, 05/08/2019

Judge gives no jail time to former school bus driver who admitted to raping 14-year-old girl Judge James McClusky sentenced Shane Piche to probation because the former school bus driver only sexually assaulted one victim, a 14-year-old girl.        ...
11:00, 04/30/2019

Owner of Mexico school that collapsed during earthquake, killing 19 children, arrested for manslaughter Mexican authorities have arrested the owner of an elementary school that was destroyed in 2017 in a 7.1.earthquake, killing 19 children and seven adults. Authorities say the fatalities likely could have been avoided if illegal construction work had n...
14:48, 05/14/2019

Kendrick Castillo, hero killed in Colorado school shooting, was days away from graduation Kendrick Castillo, a member of the Highlands Ranch robotics club, was hailed as a hero for rushing the shooter at his STEM school.        ...
09:48, 05/08/2019

Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone laments ‘epidemic’ of school shootings Facing a crucial playoff game Tuesday night, Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone’s thoughts turned to the shooting at nearby Highland Ranch as he offered emotional thoughts about the community in which he lives with his family. “I wanted to start out...
08:16, 05/08/2019

Ex-Oregon football star credited with foiling shooter at Portland high school Keanon Lowe reportedly tackled armed gunman at high schoolLowe played for UO from 2011 to 2014, catching 10 touchdownsA former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Ore...
01:16, 05/18/2019

Students and guard lauded for heroism in Colorado school shooting; suspects appear in court Students and a security guard were lauded for heroism in the Colorado school shooting as the suspects appeared in court for the first time.        ...
02:00, 05/09/2019

Restrained special-needs student, 10, 'brutally' bitten on school bus while driver did nothing, parents allege A Wisconsin 10-year-old girl with special needs was "brutally" bitten by another mentally disabled student while riding the school bus this week, leaving the girl in pain with severe bruising on her left arm, according to reports. ...
04:00, 05/10/2019

The Mastermind Behind The College Admissions Scandal Used To Be A Crazy Middle School Basketball Coach The members of a middle school basketball team that represented a Jewish Community Center in Omaha, Nebraska, were not expecting the 2001 season to be an auspicious one. The previous season had produced mediocre results, and there was no reason to ex...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Anonymous comes to town: the hackers who took on high school sexual assault in Ohio – documentary The sleepy rustbelt town of Steubenville, Ohio, was once best known for high school sports and as the birthplace of Dean Martin. But when a teen sexual assault committed by two members of the football team surfaced, the shadowy hacker group Anonymous...
08:32, 05/01/2019

Georgia teens made ‘kill list’ for school shooting plot: authorities Two Georgia teens were so hellbent on setting a record for mass murder they compiled a “kill list” singling out their school’s black and disabled students, according to prosecutors. Alfred Dupree, 19, and Victoria McCurley, 18, plea...
09:48, 05/12/2019

Smuggled over the border: the school trip, the Stasi and the East German defector – podcast In December 1984, a group of teenagers on a school trip from West Germany crossed the border into East Germany. When they returned, an East German defector was hiding under a seat on their bus. Sophie Hardach speaks to those involved 35 years on and ...
21:32, 05/12/2019

Study draws incredible link between school bus exhaust and student test scores As educators have known for a long, long time, there’s no magic solution to improving academic performance across an entire student body. Experienced teachers and an engaging curriculum go a long way, but external factors often play just as big...
09:32, 05/02/2019

Photos Surface of Teachers at a California School Laughing and Smiling With a Noose in Hand Parents in Palmdale, Calif., are calling for a principal and several teachers to be fired after a photo surfaced showing them laughing, smiling and posing with a noose that was reportedly discovered on campus....
11:32, 05/10/2019

Jeep fleet honors victim of Colorado STEM school shooting at funeral A fleet of Jeeps encircled a Colorado church on Wednesday to commemorate Kendrick Castillo, an 18-year-old senior at the STEM School Highlands Ranch who was fatally shot when he tried to apprehend a gunman in his class. ...
20:48, 05/15/2019

Mississippi assistant high school principal faces statutory rape charge Leflore County sheriff says the parent of a female student made the report. The accused has had run-ins with the law before.        ...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Teen suspects in Colorado school shooting formally charged; case sealed Two teenagers accused of fatally shooting a classmate and wounding eight others at a Denver-area high school last week were formally charged on Wednesday in a case that the presiding judge has put under seal....
12:00, 05/15/2019

Teens accused of deadly Colorado school shooting face charges next week The two Colorado teenagers accused of opening fire with handguns at their Denver-area charter school this week, killing one classmate and wounding eight others, are due to face formal charges in court next week, authorities said on Friday....
14:48, 05/10/2019

Sheriff says shots have been fired at a school in suburban Denver and believes two people are injured HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Sheriff says shots have been fired at a school in suburban Denver and believes two people are injured....
14:32, 05/07/2019

LeBron James’ I Promise School Receives a $1 Million Boost from Dick’s Sporting Goods The good news keeps coming for LeBron James’ groundbreaking I Promise School in his native Akron, Ohio. Following April reports that the school was already yielding incredible results in its first year, the NBA star surprised I Promise students by an...
23:00, 05/10/2019

Long Island high school coach accused of sexually abusing student: cops The 25-year-old junior varsity baseball coach was arrested on Friday for allegedly sexually abusing a 16-year-old female Islip High School student, according to Suffolk County Police....
18:16, 05/04/2019

Fired Ohio State coach Zach Smith arrested at kids’ school after altercation Former Ohio State receivers coach Zach Smith has been arrested for violating a civil protection order as he tried to pick up his children at an elementary school, according to multiple reports. Smith, who was fired in July over allegations that he be...
10:48, 05/10/2019

Vintage Biden clip resurfaces showing him falsely claiming he was in 'top half of my class' in law school A resurfaced 1987 footage of Joe Biden shows him exaggerating his academic record, boasting that he graduated “in the top half of my class” while later admitting that he graduated 76th in a class of 85....
08:32, 05/04/2019

Florida woman says 'mom’s instinct' helped bust sex offender lurking on elementary school property A Florida mother credited her instincts for figuring out a man she spotted lurking behind a dumpster at her child’s elementary school was a registered sex offender....
12:16, 04/29/2019

Nickel-and-dime debts prompt food fight over Rhode Island school lunches A move by a Rhode Island school district to collect overdue lunch money that often amounted to nickels and dimes erupted into a food fight with irate parents this week, and had administrators walking back their get-tough policy....
12:32, 05/09/2019

Colorado school didn't have resource officer during shooting that left 1 student dead, 8 others injured The STEM School Highlands Ranch was without a school resource officer last week when two suspects opened fire, killing one student and leaving eight others injured....
09:48, 05/12/2019

Florida university students, faculty robbed at gunpoint during school trip to South Africa A group of University of Florida students who traveled to South Africa for a 3-week outreach program were robbed at gunpoint on Monday, the university said....
11:32, 05/15/2019

Ex-Oregon football star Keanon Lowe credited with stopping gunman at Portland school Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver for the University of Oregon, was credited Friday with tackling an armed man at Portland's Parkrose High School.        ...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Lawsuit claims racial bias led to alleged strip search of 12-year-old girls at NY school The school district has not yet responded to the lawsuit, but previously, they stated there was "no evidence" that strip searches were conducted.        ...
17:00, 04/30/2019

High school rugby in Nova Scotia remains in limbo as federation blasts minister The new memo, obtained by Global News and dated May 5, says that Education Minister Zach Churchill's call to reinstate the sport on Friday "has not resolved the issue."...
07:32, 05/06/2019

Kendrick Castillo, hero killed in Colo. school shooting, told his dad he would act if confronted with a gunman Kendrick Castillo, a member of the Highlands Ranch robotics club, was hailed as a hero for rushing the shooter at his STEM school.        ...
02:00, 05/09/2019

After A School District Said It’ll Serve Jelly Sandwiches To Students With Lunch Debt, Chobani Stepped In (CNN) – The schools in Warwick, Rhode Island, can put those sun butter and jelly sandwiches away: Someone is stepping up to pay the massive lunch debt of some of its students. That “someone” is yogurt company Chobani, which is payin...
18:32, 05/12/2019

Authorities: 2 suspects in custody after shooting at suburban Denver school; search on campus for possible 3rd suspect HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Authorities: 2 suspects in custody after shooting at suburban Denver school; search on campus for possible 3rd suspect....
14:32, 05/07/2019

After backlash, school district changes decision to give kids with lunch debt jelly sandwiches A Rhode Island district faced criticism after announcing that students who owed lunch debt would be served sun butter and jelly sandwiches.        ...
08:16, 05/09/2019

From Homecoming to the ‘School of B’ Howard University Traditions Helped Mold Ezinne Kwubiri for Success Back in high school, applying to an HBCU wasn’t even on the radar of Ezinne Kwubiri as she made college plans. In fact, the Nigerian-born, future H&M executive’s only knowledge about historically black institutions came from what she saw on TV si...
09:32, 05/09/2019

Official says a security guard fired his gun during this week’s shooting at a charter school in a Denver suburb. HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Official says a security guard fired his gun during this week’s shooting at a charter school in a Denver suburb....
12:32, 05/09/2019

Student killed in STEM School shooting identified, adult suspect appears in court Parents and the Douglas County coroner on Wednesday identified the student killed in a shooting at a Highlands Ranch, Colo., school as Kendrick Castillo....
17:16, 05/08/2019

A former New York school bus driver admitted to raping a 14-year-old girl. He received no jail time Shane Piche, a former New York school bus driver who admitted to raping a 14-year-old girl, was sentenced to 10 years of probation last week.        ...
18:32, 04/29/2019

University of Georgia sprinter impaled by javelin expected to make full recovery, school says A track and field athlete at the University of Georgia is expected to make a full recovery after officials said he was impaled by a javelin during practice....
18:00, 05/08/2019

Prosecutor says investigation into Colorado school shooting includes whether to file charges against security guard CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutor says investigation into Colorado school shooting includes whether to file charges against security guard....
12:48, 05/15/2019

Denver Nuggets coach delivers emotional comments on school shooting before Game 5 victory "Something must change," said Coach Michael Malone, who noted that he has two daughters who attend school in the Denver area and have "been in a lockout twice in the last month."...
16:32, 05/08/2019

The teen who sacrificed his life to help stop the Colorado school shooting is honored by hundreds of Jeeps CNN – When a memorial service was held today at a Colorado church for Kendrick Castillo, the streets around the church were filled with Jeeps. Castillo, the teen who was killed while trying to stop a gunman during the shooting at STEM School H...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Former University of Oregon football star tackles armed student at Portland high school "When confronted with the test the universe presented me with, I didn’t see any other choice but to act," tweeted Keanan Lowe, a school security guard who also coaches football and track....
17:48, 05/18/2019

Florida quarterback Jalon Jones accused of sexual assault by female student at school Florida freshman quarterback Jalon Jones has been accused of sexual battery by a female student at the school. Jones has entered the transfer portal.        ...
11:48, 05/02/2019

California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California OKs new sex education guidance for public school teachers that includes gender identity, LGBT issues....
17:48, 05/08/2019

Minnesota Superintendent Promises 'Aggressive Action' After Middle School Teacher Filmed Using Racist Language Wendy Brilowski, a teacher in Highland Park Middle School, Minnesota, has been placed on leave after video proof showed her hurling racial slurs to students. Saint Paul Public Schools Superintendent Joe Gothard has vowed to take appropriate action af...
11:32, 05/12/2019

Young Marine hopeful helped stop Colorado school shooting that left 1 dead, 8 injured The U.S. Marine Corps says a student who helped subdue one of the Colorado school shooters is Brendan Bialy, a member of the Marines’ Delayed Entry Program....
16:48, 05/08/2019

Pete Buttigieg went to Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class and the former president invited him to read from the Bible Paul Newberry/AP Mayor Pete Buttigieg and his husband, Chasten, on Sunday went to former President Jimmy Carter's Sunday school class. The South Bend mayor said he was "humbled" to meet with Carter at his church in Plains, Georgia. Buttigieg had lu...
18:48, 05/05/2019

Fencing coach says Penn State assistant grabbed her crotch, school wasn't immediately notified A North Carolina fencing coach accused Penn State’s head fencing coach of failing to report her accusation that one of their assistants groped her on a plane, which is required by the school....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Autopsy report shows cause of death for Texas teen allegedly kicked in the head on way home from school A 13-year-old Texas girl who died five days after she was allegedly kicked in the head by classmates during a walk home from school died from complications of a brain tumor that discovered while she was hospitalized, officials said....
21:32, 04/29/2019

Pittsburgh School District Under Fire After Active Shooting Drill Gunman Wears Arabic Garb The Penn-Trafford School District is in deep shit after their active shooting drill training video hit the Internet, featuring the “shooter” adorned in traditional Arabic garb....
17:48, 05/17/2019

So Kind: When This Group Of Middle School Boys Saw An Old Man Sitting Alone At A Restaurant, They Generously Informed Him Of All The Things He Be Lookin’ Like Here’s a heartwarming story that shows how small acts of kindness can mean the world to someone going through a tough time: When this group of middle school boys saw an old man sitting alone at a restaurant, they generously informed him of all the th...
13:48, 05/02/2019

Ohio high school removes valedictorian, salutatorian honors in effort to better students’ mental wellness Mason High School, located in a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio, said they would be eliminating valedictorian and salutatorian honors starting next year in order to improve students’ mental wellness....
14:48, 05/11/2019

Texas teen runs 100 meters in 9.98 seconds, beating fastest high school time in history Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling, whose time isn't an official record because it was wind-aided, was the first American high schooler to break 10 seconds in six years....
14:00, 05/01/2019

Oregon school coach Keanon Lowe, a former football star, tackles student wielding shotgun _____ A high school coach and former college football star is being hailed for helping to avert a potential tragedy by tackling a student wielding a shotgun at a high school in Portland, Oregon. Keanon Lowe, a former star wide receiver for the Univer...
15:32, 05/18/2019

Record-breaking high school sprinter Matthew Boling challenges NFL speedster Ted Ginn Jr. to race Tedd Ginn Jr. said he'd race anyone with $10,000 on the line. Record-breaking sprinter Matthew Boling took him up on his offer.        ...
11:48, 05/18/2019

Texas runner Matthew Boling sets national high school record in 100-meter dash Matthew Boling of Houston Strake Jesuit set a national record in the 100-meter dash with a 10.13-second run at state meet Saturday.        ...
00:32, 05/12/2019

Ex-Oregon football star Keanon Lowe tackles armed student inside high school PORTLAND, Ore. — A former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed student at a Portland, Oregon, high school before anyone was injured. Keanon Lowe, a football and track coach and a security gu...
02:16, 05/18/2019

National Police Week LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police officers across the country are being honored this week for their service. The week has been dubbed National Police Week, which began May 12 and goes through May 18. According to the FBI, last year 106 law enforc...
04:32, 05/13/2019