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Prosecutors to Crumbleys:
Stop Blowing Kisses in Court
Feb 3, 2022 9:01 AM CST
Prosecutors to Crumbleys: Stop Blowing Kisses in Court
Parents of accused school shooter Ethan Crumbley are told to stop broadcasting romantic signals
- The parents of the teen accused of shooting up a Michigan high school in November, killing four students, may be trying to boost each other up during hearings by sending romantic signals across the courtroom and over Zoom, but they're now being hit with a warning to quit it....
Parents of Oxford Suspect
Are Making a Big Ask
Dec 23, 2021 8:51 AM CST
Parents of Oxford Suspect Are Making a Big Ask
James, Jennifer Crumbley say they're 'devastated' about shooting, want bail lowered
- The parents of a teenager charged with killing four students at a Michigan high school didn't anticipate he would commit violence and are "devastated" like others in the community, a lawyer said Wednesday in requesting they be granted a lower bond. James and Jennifer Crumbley are charged with...
Dual Guilty Pleas in
Play for Parkland Suspect
Oct 15, 2021 1:20 PM CDT
Dual Guilty Pleas in Play for Parkland Suspect
Nikolas Cruz admits to assaulting jail guard, will enter plea Wednesday for 2018 school massacre
- The suspect accused of carrying out the 2018 mass shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school that killed 14 students and three staff members and injured 17 others will be entering a guilty plea in that case next week, his lawyer announced Friday. CNN reports that Broward County Circuit Judge...
Says He Lives
of 1998 Attack
Jun 13, 2021 11:00 AM CDT
School Shooter Says He Lives With Shame of 1998 Attack
Kip Kinkel expresses concern over other school shootings, juvenile offender laws
- Kip Kinkel is serving 112 years in an Oregon prison without a chance of parole for killing his parents in 1998, then opening fire at Thurston High School. He's trying to get that sentence changed. But he said he'll have to continue to live with the consequences of...
At Least 8 Killed in
Russian School Shooting
May 11, 2021 6:46 AM CDT
At Least 8 Killed in Russian School Shooting
19-year-old is in custody following attack in Kazan
- A gunman attacked a school Tuesday morning in the Russian city of Kazan, killing eight people—seven students and a teacher—and leaving 21 other people hospitalized with wounds, Russian officials said. Rustam Minnikhanov, governor of the Tatarstan republic where Kazan is the capital, said Tuesday that four male and...
Lawmaker Reportedly Pushed
School Shooting Conspiracies
Jan 22, 2021 1:00 PM CST
Lawmaker Reportedly Pushed School Shooting Conspiracies
Before in office, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene allegedly called Sandy Hook, Parkland attacks staged
- As Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene filed impeachment articles against President Biden on his first full day in office, she was facing calls for her own removal over her support for conspiracy theories, one of which claims the Parkland, Fla., school shooting was staged. The left-leaning watchdog group Media Matters has...
Officer Shoots Student in Class
Dec 2, 2019 5:45 PM CST
Officer Shoots Student in Class
17-year-old brought a handgun to school, police say
- A 17-year-old high school student was shot in a Wisconsin classroom Monday after police said he pointed a gun at them. The student was hospitalized and stable, police said later in the day. No one else was hurt at Waukesha South High School, which is in a suburb of Milwaukee,...
Nov 15, 2019 3:33 PM CST
Wounded Students 'Held Their Composure'
The teenagers should be out of the hospital in days, doctors say
- Three teenagers who were shot at their California high school Thursday are recovering from their wounds, doctors said. A 14-year-old boy has been released from a hospital, ABC reports. Two girls, 15 and 14, should be released soon, doctors said. The 15-year-old, who was shot below the bellybutton, has a...
New High School Has
Features to Foil Shooters
Aug 23, 2019 4:45 AM CDT
New High School Has Features to Foil Shooters
'It will be the most secure high school building in the state'
- A high school in western Michigan has been redesigned to make it harder to kill the students inside. The $48 million project, which includes the building of new sections at Fruitport High School and the renovation of old ones, adds features including curved hallways that would reduce sight lines for...
Freed School Shooter
Killed in Car Crash
Jul 29, 2019 6:34 AM CDT
Freed School Shooter Killed in Car Crash
Andrew Golden was 11 when he took part in shooting that killed 5
- One of the youngest people convicted of murder in American history has been killed in a car crash, 21 years after he and another student killed four students and a teacher at a middle school in Arkansas. Police say 33-year-old Drew Grant was killed in a crash Saturday evening in...
Source: Shooting Suspects
Tried to Burn Home First
May 10, 2019 7:14 AM CDT
Source: Shooting Suspects Tried to Burn Home First
Sources say a guard may have accidentally fired on a deputy amid the chaos
- A former Marine working as a private security guard may have fired on a sheriff's deputy amid the chaos of the Colorado school shooting this week, the
reports, citing a law enforcement source. The source says investigators are trying to determine whether one of the eight students...
Children in Nigeria, Brazil
Are Killed While at School
Mar 13, 2019 12:15 PM CDT
Children in Nigeria, Brazil Are Killed While at School
Building collapse, mass shooting leave communities in mourning in two parts of the world
- More than a dozen children were killed Wednesday when tragedy struck two schools in different parts of the world.
Two gunmen opened fire at a school in southeastern Brazil, near São Paulo, the BBC reports. Officials say at least six students and two employees were killed. About 1,000
A Year Later, the US
Feb 14, 2019 1:22 PM CST
A Year Later, the US Remembers Parkland
With moment of silence, and more
- One year later, Southwest Florida schools honored the victims of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., with a moment of silence at 10:17am Thursday. Schools in at least three counties did so, per Fox 4 ; Local 10 estimates hundreds of thousands of students...
Cops Had No Legal
Duty to Protect
Dec 18, 2018 1:09 PM CST
Judge: School, Cops Had No Legal Duty to Protect Parkland Teens
But another judge last week had a different view about officer Scot Peterson
- A federal judge has tossed a lawsuit claiming sheriff's deputies and school officials failed to protect students during the Feb. 14 Parkland shooting. Claiming severe trauma and psychological injuries, 15 students of Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School argued their civil and due process rights were violated. "...
Parent Spots 'Jarring'
Lockdown Rhyme in
Jun 8, 2018 7:55 AM CDT
Parent Spots 'Jarring' Lockdown Rhyme in Kindergarten Room
'To be shocked by it is important,' says parent Georgy Cohen
- It reads just like a nursery rhyme, but the subject is a very mature one. "Lockdown, lockdown, lock the door. Shut the lights off, say no more. Go behind the desk and hide. Wait until it's safe inside. Lockdown, lockdown, it's all done. Now it’s time...
Jun 7, 2018 9:01 AM CDT
8th-Graders Given Ominous Graduation Gift
Graduates of Pennsylvania school receive bulletproof plates
- "I never thought I'd need this." That's what one Pennsylvania middle-schooler told WTXF after receiving an unusual graduation gift Monday. The eighth-grade class of St. Cornelius in Chadds Ford was given ballistic shields that slide into backpacks as protection from bullets, per the
New York Times
Parkland Security Officer:
'Why Didn't I Know to Go In?'
Jun 4, 2018 6:51 AM CDT
Parkland Security Officer: 'Why Didn't I Know to Go In?'
Scot Peterson defends actions at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, also second-guesses himself
- Eight security guards manned the grounds of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, but only one had a gun—and that one resource officer says he now grapples daily with the 17 lives lost and 17 injured on his watch on Feb. 14. The
talks with Scot Peterson, now...
'You're All Going to Die,'
Cruz Laughs in Chilling Video
May 31, 2018 8:05 AM CDT
'You're All Going to Die,' Cruz Laughs in Chilling Video
He discusses shooting plan, motives in 3 videos out Wednesday
- "Hello. My name is Nik and I'm going to be the next school shooter of 2018." So begins one of three short cellphone videos recorded by Nikolas Cruz at some point before he killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Feb....
Shootings on Porn
May 30, 2018 7:11 AM CDT
GOP Rep Blames School Shootings on Porn
Tenn. gubernatorial candidate says it's a 'big part of the root cause'
- Pornography is playing a "big part" in the spike in school shootings, according to a Republican congresswoman running for governor of Tennessee. While discussing school shootings during a meeting with pastors in Clarksville last week, Rep. Diane Black said porn is "available on the shelf when you walk...
Student Killed at Santa Fe High
Returns to Pakistan in a Coffin
May 23, 2018 5:21 AM CDT
Student Killed at Santa Fe High Returns to Pakistan in a Coffin
Sabika Sheikh was buried on Wednesday
- "19 days until I'm back!" said the Snapchat message sent to her best friend last Friday morning. But Sabika Sheikh ended up returning home to Pakistan sooner than planned: Her body arrived in Karachi in a flag-draped coffin Wednesday. The 17-year-old was one of the victims of...
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