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Parkland School Tragedy

Parkland School Tragedy

Continuing coverage of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

Monday, Apr 9, 2018 at 07:11 AM EDT

Teachers Acquire a New Skill: How to Stop the Bleeding

Teachers Acquire a New Skill: How to Stop the Bleeding

Over the past five years, about 125,000 teachers, counselors and administrators across the country have been trained in stemming blood loss as school officials have become resigned to the grim trend. The effort...

Saturday, Apr 7, 2018 at 05:11 PM EDT

Sharpton, Parkland Survivor Announce Anti-Gun Violence Rally

Sharpton, Parkland Survivor Announce Anti-Gun Violence Rally

A survivor of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting joined the Rev. Al Sharpton on Saturday to announce a June rally in front of President Donald Trump's Manhattan apartment to protest gun violence. Aalayah...

Friday, Apr 6, 2018 at 07:48 PM EDT

Maine Mayor Criticized Over Tweet About Parkland Student

Maine Mayor Criticized Over Tweet About Parkland Student

A Maine mayor is receiving backlash for a tweet making fun of a Parkland, Florida, school shooting survivor. The Morning Sentinel reports some Waterville officials are calling for Republican Mayor Nick Isgro to...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018 at 01:47 PM EDT

'I Think I Was Going to Die,' Parkland Survivor Who Shielded Students Recalls

'I Think I Was Going to Die,' Parkland Survivor Who Shielded Students Recalls

When a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, Anthony Borges barricaded the door to a classroom with his body as he attempted to shield classmates from flying bullets. In the...

Monday, Apr 2, 2018 at 07:59 AM EDT

Could Insurance Premiums Stop States From Arming Teachers?

Could Insurance Premiums Stop States From Arming Teachers?

A Kansas law passed in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre could show what happens when a state allows school staff members to arm themselves, NBC News reported. State lawmakers hadn't taken costly insurance...

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Employee at Va. Day Care Accused of Sex Abuse of 4 Girls

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10 Dead After Van Driver Hits Toronto Pedestrians
10 Dead After Van Driver Hits Toronto Pedestrians

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Tenn. Lawmakers Pass Resolution Calling for Guardrail Recall
Tenn. Lawmakers Pass Resolution Calling for Guardrail Recall

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