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School Shootings

  1. marjorie taylor greene
    House Bars Marjorie Taylor Greene From Committees Over Hateful RhetoricBecause of her rhetoric, Greene will not join the House Budget Committee and the House Education and Labor Committee as originally planned.
  2. school shootings
    School-Shooting Survivors Bear Their Scars, and Bear WitnessThis year saw two of the U.S.’s worst school shootings. In the midterms the subject is often missing. A half-century of survivors tell their stories.
  3. stoneman douglas
    Will the Troubled Past of Nikolas Cruz’s Birth Mother Save His Life?Lawyers for the Parkland school shooter may have a new tactic to avoid the death penalty.
  4. profile
    Parkland Activist David Hogg Is Taking His Gap Year at the BarricadesFurious and unflinching, an NRA enemy, an accused “crisis actor,” and a high-school grad trying to figure out what’s next.
  5. Kids in Desert Compound Were Trained to Commit School ShootingsProsecutors say Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was training kids to kill at a squalid outpost in the New Mexico desert.
  6. There Is No ‘Epidemic of Mass School Shootings’And it’s dangerous for progressives to suggest otherwise.
  7. Trump Thinks We Need Some Kind of ‘Ratings System’ for MoviesWe need some kind of content warning system for video games and movies. If only someone had implemented this before.
  8. Trump Wants Armed Teachers and Universal Background ChecksIn a “listening session” on gun control, Trump floated some unhinged ideas along with some downright reasonable ones.
  9. People Reported the Florida Shooter, Like Trump Asked. He Still Got a Gun.School officials, police, and even the FBI received repeated warnings about Nikolas Cruz, but they couldn’t legally prevent him from buying firearms.
  10. guns in class
    Many Professors Anxious About Legally Armed Students in Their Classrooms“The idea that our students would bring guns to our offices and classrooms was never part of the deal when we considered going into this field.”
  11. how to
    Can Your Child Be Taught to Defeat a Gunman at Her School?“The canned food item will give the students a sense of empowerment to protect themselves and will make them feel secure in case an intruder enters the classroom.”
  12. miracles
    Library Books Save FSU Student by Standing Up to BulletAnd he didn’t even notice.
  13. shootings
    3 Wounded in Shooting at Florida State University Police fatally shot the gunman.
  14. very sad things
    Third Victim in Washington State School Shooting Dies Shaylee Chuckulnaskit was 14 years old.
  15. shooting
    Student Suspect, One Other Dead in Seattle School Shooting [Updated]At least four others are injured.
  16. horrible things
    Ohio School Shooter T.J. Lane Recaptured After Prison Escape [Updated]Another inmate is still at large.
  17. very sad things
    Oregon School Shooter Identified As Jared Padgett, a 15-Year-Old FreshmanHe killed a 14-year-old, and then himself.
  18. very sad things
    Oregon Marks 74th School Shooting Since NewtownA school shooting every eight days.
  19. very sad and scary things
    1 Killed and 3 Wounded in Shooting at Seattle Pacific UniversityThe attack ended when some students managed to tackle the gunman.
  20. guns
    South Carolina State Just the Latest School ShootingOne student was shot on campus today.
  21. guns
    Two Students Shot at Philadelphia High SchoolThree days later, America has a new most-recent school shooting.
  22. school shootings
    Two Kids Hurt in New Mexico Middle-School Shooting [Updated]A suspect is in custody.
  23. awful things
    Colorado High School Shooting Victim Has DiedClaire Davis was just 17 years old.
  24. One Injured, One Dead in Colorado School Shooting [Updated]The shooter killed himself inside.
  25. shootings
    Nevada School Shooter’s Parents May Be ChargedIf he got the gun from home.
  26. shootings
    Two Dead, Two Wounded in Nevada School ShootingThe gunman was reportedly a student.
  27. amazing things
    Antoinette Tuff’s Moving, Heroic 911 CallIt’s amazing.
  28. crimes and misdemeanors
    Georgia Elementary School Narrowly Avoided Another Sandy HookA 20-year-old with an AK-47 fired shots but injured no one.
  29. scary things
    Student in Texas Shooting Survived Virginia TechShe fainted, understandably.
  30. school shootings
    California School Shooter Said He Was Targeting BulliesA hero teacher convinced the boy to put down his gun.
  31. scary things
    Shooting Reported at California High School [Updated]The suspect is reportedly in custody.
  32. newtown massacre
    Shooting at Connecticut Elementary SchoolThe Newtown school has been evacuated.
  33. school shootings
    There Was a Shooting Near Auburn University Last NightMixed reports of between one and three fatalities.
  34. school shootings
    At Least Six Dead in Oakland College ShootingA suspect is already in custody.
  35. sad things
    T.J. Lane Charged for School Shooting in OhioHe faces life with no parole.
  36. developing
    Virginia Tech on High Alert After Witnesses Report GunmanPolice have not yet found anyone matching the witnesses’ description.
  37. school shootings
    Two Teenagers Shot at Colorado Middle SchoolLittleton middle school just three miles from Columbine.