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How one school is teaching students, including kindergarten, about active shooters

Wednesday  16:15,   18 september 2019
abcnews.go

All students at one charter school began the year with active shooter... >>>

Hot car death of New Mexico child, 2, is 42nd nationally this year

Wednesday  10:55,   18 september 2019
usatoday

A 2-year-old child died Tuesday after being left in a car in Hobbs, New Mexico -- the 42nd case nationally in 2019, according to... >>>

Disguised vaping devices are hoodwinking parents and schools

Wednesday  09:10,   18 september 2019
cnn

In yet another twist for worried parents: Meet the vaping hoodie. This high school fashion mainstay — defined by a hood with drawstrings — is now available as a vaping device, ready to deliver a puff of nicotine (or marijuana) anywhere, anytime.... >>>

Woman injured while protecting friend's dog from a coyote attack

Wednesday  08:50,   18 september 2019
abcnews.go

A woman visiting from the United Kingdom was injured Monday after she protected her friend's dog from a coyote attack. © UIG via Getty Images, FILE An adult coyote stands at the edge of a woodland in Montana, Oct. 12, 2018. Jessica Jones and the... >>>

Car crashes through lobby at Trump Plaza in Westchester, New York

Wednesday  08:30,   18 september 2019
cbsnews

New Rochelle police said it appeared to be an accident and there were no serious... >>>

Pennsylvania state senator charged with child porn possession

Wednesday  07:50,   18 september 2019
thehill

Pennsylvania state Sen. Michael Folmer (R) was arrested and charged Tuesday with possession of child pornography. © Getty Images Pennsylvania state senator charged with child porn possession State Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D) said the arrest... >>>

Trump Fans Can’t Sue San Jose as a Group Over Violence at Rally

Wednesday  06:26,   18 september 2019
bloomberg

Donald Trump fans who accuse police of not protecting them at a 2016 presidential campaign rally that turned violent failed to convince a judge that they should be able to sue on behalf of thousands who attended the event. © Provided by Atlantic... >>>

Climber Is 'Happy to Be Alive' After Falling Down Crevasse During Mount Rainier Descent

Wednesday  05:40,   18 september 2019
people

Climber 'Happy to Be Alive' After Falling Down Crevasse on Mt... >>>

A car plowed through the main hall of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York

Wednesday  05:16,   18 september 2019
businessinsider

CBS News' Tony Aiello tweeted videos of the scene, reporting that there were several injuries at the scene but none are life-threatening. A male driver stepped out of the car and sat on the sofa in the main hall, Aiello tweeted. BREAKING New... >>>

Autistic student dragged 250 feet, kicked twice by Fayette school employee, lawsuit says

Wednesday  03:55,   18 september 2019
kentucky

The parents of a Tates Creek Middle School student with autism filed a lawsuit against the Fayette County school officials, alleging that he sustained serious injuries in 2018 when he was dragged 250 feet down hallways, kicked twice by an employee... >>>

Judge Resigns After Sharing Image Of Noose In 'Make America Great Again' Post

Wednesday  03:50,   18 september 2019
huffingtonpost

A judge in upstate New York was forced to resign after posting an image of a noose on his Facebook page with a caption claiming people must be punished in order to "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN," officials said Tuesday. Kyle R. Canning, 29, who served... >>>

White House upgrade: First lady's done a lot with the place

Wednesday  03:40,   18 september 2019
msn

WASHINGTON (AP) — She's done a lot with the place. Like anyone who has ever spruced up their home, Melania Trump will have a few new touches to showcase Friday when guests visit the White House for only the second state dinner of the Trump... >>>

Mormon leader reaffirms church's opposition to gay marriage

Wednesday  03:35,   18 september 2019
msn

PROVO, Utah (AP) — The leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reaffirmed the religion's opposition to gay marriage Tuesday, while explaining that leaders lifted a short-lived ban on baptisms for children of gay parents because... >>>

Purdue Pharma to stay in business as bankruptcy unfolds

Wednesday  03:20,   18 september 2019
msn

A judge cleared the way Tuesday for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to stay in business while it pursues bankruptcy protection and settlement of more than 2,600 lawsuits filed against it in a reckoning over the opioid crisis. © Provided by The... >>>

Most Florida school districts pass on arming teachers, state officials report

Wednesday  03:10,   18 september 2019
msn

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Only 11 of Florida's 67 county school districts have given classroom teachers the option of carrying guns on campus this school year, according to the latest data collected by the Florida Department of Education. Armed... >>>