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November 28, 2018 4:11 AM Maryland HS football players face life in prison for alleged locker-room attack

Four Maryland 15-year-olds are out on bail but face life in prison after being charged as adults with first-degree rape in a locker room attack. Prosecutors say the Damascus High School students assaulted four 14-year-olds before junior varsity football practice on Halloween. They say the teens restrained the victims, pulled down their pants and raped 93

November 27, 2018 9:29 PM Faculty trained to use hockey pucks to thwart shooters

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Faculty members at Oakland University in suburban Detroit have received hockey pucks and are being trained to use them to potentially thwart active shooters. WDIV-TV reports the American Association of University Professors distributed pucks to its 800 members. University Police Chief Mark Gordon says to fight effectively, faculty 60

November 27, 2018 11:38 AM India throws book at schools making young pupils carry heavy bags

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Concerned about producing a generation of children with hunched backs and other spine problems, India has denounced schools for making students carry heavy school bags and giving young children homework. The government has issued weight guidelines for school bags depending on a child’s age, citing studies that show how the load can affect 117

November 24, 2018 4:02 PM DACA recipient makes history after being named Rhodes Scholar

Jin Park has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship. He is pictured in the Smith Campus Center at Harvard University. (Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard University) A DACA recipient who is a Harvard senior has been awarded a coveted Rhodes scholarship. Jin Kyu Park, 22, is originally from South Korea. His parents brought him to the U.S. when he was 7. “I’m thankful 70

November 23, 2018 6:03 PM 1 student killed, others injured after weapon-wielding man attacks group on college campus

A man wielding an undisclosed weapon killed one student and injured 11 others when he attacked a group at a technical institute in China. (istock) One student was killed and 11 others injured when a man wielding a weapon launched an attack at a technical institute in southwestern China on Friday, authorities said. A 20-year-old man, only identified as Yang, was apprehended 180

November 23, 2018 9:05 AM South Koreans lock themselves up to escape prison of daily life

HONGCHEON, South Korea (Reuters) - For most people, prison is a place to escape from. For South Koreans in need of a break from the demands of everyday life, a day in a faux jail is the escape. “This prison gives me a sense of freedom,” said Park Hye-ri, a 28-year-old office worker who paid $90 to spend 24 hours locked up in a mock prison. Since 2013, the “Prison 78

November 23, 2018 6:48 AM Chinese Police Say Driver Deliberately Crashed Into Elementary School Students

(BEIJING) — Police in northeastern China say the suspect in a car crash that killed five elementary school students and injured 19 other people deliberately targeted his victims, in what appears to be the latest in a pattern of mass attacks using vehicles. The 29-year-old suspect, identified only by his surname, Han, plowed his car into a crowd of children 70

November 20, 2018 10:48 PM Florida school reopens day after 26 students hospitalized

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Classes resumed as normal at a South Florida high school a day after 26 students and one adult staff member were hospitalized, including some who had seizures. Cardinal Gibbons High School said in a statement Tuesday that Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and Broward County hazmat teams tested the school's gymnasium, cafeteria and classrooms 57

November 16, 2018 12:00 PM Ann Coulter Says Wisconsin Pic Isn't What it Seems, 'There Are No Nazis in America'

Ann Coulter says that viral photo of Wisconsin high schoolers doing the Nazi salute is absolutely NOT that, which she knows because -- her words, here -- there are NO Nazis in America. We got America's conservative sweetheart trudging the snowy streets of Manhattan Thursday evening, and asked her about the Baraboo High prom pic of 60 male students very clearly 107

November 15, 2018 5:51 PM Maryland resource officer fatally shoots himself at school, prompting lockdown

Officer Joseph Comegna fatally shot himself inside his office at Eastern Technical High School. (Facebook) A school resource officer fatally shot himself at a Maryland high school Monday prompting a brief lockdown, authorities said. Joseph Comegna, a 21-year veteran of the Baltimore County Police Department, was discovered in his office at the Eastern 87