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Students arrested after loaded guns found in Alabama school

Dec. 03, 2021 17:38 PM EST

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Three high school students in Alabama were arrested Friday after investigators received an anonymous call that a loaded gun had been brought to campus. “The person who called in the tip is a hero,” Dallas County Sheriff Mike Granthum told WFSA-TV....

Seton Hall suspends Espinoza-Hunter for game vs No 2 UConn

Dec. 03, 2021 15:54 PM EST

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — Seton Hall has suspended second-leading scorer and top rebounder Andra Espinoza-Hunter for Friday night's home game against No. 2 Connecticut. Pirates coach Anthony Bozzella announced the suspension of the graduate student for a violation of...

School chief says discipline wasn’t warranted for student before Michigan school shooting that killed 4.

Dec. 02, 2021 23:05 PM EST
OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — School chief says discipline wasn’t warranted for student before Michigan school shooting that killed 4.

Eight arrested in Georgia College fraternity hazing incident

Dec. 02, 2021 19:11 PM EST

MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Eight people have been arrested on various criminal charges after they were allegedly involved in a hazing incident at a fraternity at Georgia College and State University, officials said. One college student was hospitalized for...

Liberty Univ associate professor charged with sexual battery

Dec. 02, 2021 18:40 PM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — A Liberty University associate professor has been charged with sexual battery and abduction involving an alleged incident with a student, according to court records and the university. Liberty University police arrested William Atwell on Nov. 20...

Teen arrested in connection with threats to Mukilteo schools

Dec. 02, 2021 18:22 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — A teenager has been booked into juvenile detention on investigation of six felony charges in connection with threats made Wednesday toward three Snohomish County schools. Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a threat made toward the...

UNLV, fraternity suspend chapter after fatal boxing event

Dec. 02, 2021 17:22 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The fraternity that organized a charity boxing match where a University of Nevada, Las Vegas student competitor collapsed and later died of head injuries has been suspended both by the school and its national organization pending the outcome of investigations. ...

Board approves more limits on corporal punishment in schools

Dec. 02, 2021 10:26 AM EST

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky education officials have approved a proposal that would add more limits on the use of corporal punishment in schools where it is still allowed. The Kentucky Board of Education passed a proposed administrative regulation on Wednesday that...

More limits on corporal punishment in schools recommended

Nov. 30, 2021 13:10 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky education officials plan to discuss a proposal that would add more limits on the use of corporal punishment in schools where it is still allowed. A proposed administrative regulation will be up for discussion Wednesday during a...

Student accused of bringing loaded handgun to Fargo school

Nov. 30, 2021 08:32 AM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A student accused of bringing a loaded handgun to a Fargo elementary school has been suspended pending further investigation by district administrators and police. School administrators said the student told classmates about the weapon at Lincoln...