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School Bus Overturns on Jersey Turnpike

School Bus Overturns on Jersey TurnpikeA school bus carrying several children crashed and overturned on the New Jersey Turnpike. No serious injuries have been reported. (June 29)



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Student: Cruz said 'get out of here' before school shooting

Student: Cruz said 'get out of here' before school shootingFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A freshman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School told investigators he encountered shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz in a stairwell as he was loading his AR-15 rifle and was told, "you better get out of here," according to police interview transcripts released Friday.



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Barack Obama Gets School Named After Him In Former Confederate Capital

Barack Obama Gets School Named After Him In Former Confederate CapitalThe school board in Richmond, Virginia, on Monday night voted to rename an



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Florida school shooting survivors begin gun-reform tour

Florida school shooting survivors begin gun-reform tourThe students-turned-activists have become powerful national voices with their “March For Our Lives” campaign pushing for reform of gun laws, following the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School which killed 17 students and school staff. The students began what they promise will be a 50-stop summer bus tour across more than 20 states, with the goal of registering young people to vote and advocating for tougher gun control measures. The students chose Chicago for their first stop because of its runaway gun violence.



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School to be named after journalist, undocumented immigrant

School to be named after journalist, undocumented immigrantMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — At a divisive time for U.S. immigration policies, a California school board has decided to name a new elementary school after an award-winning journalist who disclosed in 2011 that he had been living in the U.S. illegally.



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Parkland School Guard Who Didn't Stop Shooter Had Harassed One of the Victims, Family Says

Parkland School Guard Who Didn't Stop Shooter Had Harassed One of the Victims, Family SaysThe guard was allegedly suspended for sexually harassing two female students



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Parkland school shooting police officer speaks out: 'I did not get it right'

Parkland school shooting police officer speaks out: 'I did not get it right'The Florida police officer accused of cowardice for failing to confront the Parkland gunman, has said he “did not get it right” but denied that it was because of fears for his safety. In his first television interview since 17 students and teachers were shot dead at the Florida high school, triggering a nationwide, student-led campaign for greater gun control, Scot Peterson said he was “sorry”. “I didn’t get it right,” Mr Peterson told NBC.



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Video details the moments before Florida school shooting

Video details the moments before Florida school shootingFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A just-released video interview with a campus security monitor at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School provides new details that may prompt another round of what-if questions about the Valentine's Day shooting that killed 17 people.



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Ella Whistler, 13-Year-Old Shot at Indiana Middle School, Has 'Long Road to Recovery'

Ella Whistler, 13-Year-Old Shot at Indiana Middle School, Has 'Long Road to Recovery'A student shot Ella and another teacher before he was tackled.



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Betsy DeVos Says School Safety Commission Won't Look At Role Of Guns In School Shootings

Betsy DeVos Says School Safety Commission Won't Look At Role Of Guns In School ShootingsTestifying before the Senate appropriations subcommittee on Tuesday, Education



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