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4 accused of plotting school attack on Columbine anniversary

Sep. 25, 2021 16:17 PM EDT

DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) — Four teenagers have been charged with a plot to attack a Pennsylvania high school in 2024, on the 25th anniversary of the massacre at Colorado's Columbine High School, authorities said. A 15-year-old girl and 15-year-old boy are charged as adults and...

One killed, another injured in shooting near WSU campus

Sep. 25, 2021 14:44 PM EDT

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that killed one person and injured another near the Washington State University campus early Saturday morning. The Pullman Police Department said officers were called around 12:30...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 02:39 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Almira/Coulee-Hartline 54, Republic 0 Anacortes 55, Cedar Park Christian (Bothell) 0 Arlington 27, Stanwood 6 Auburn Mountainview 41, Auburn 26 Bainbridge 48, Sequim 10 ...

After threats, killings, no fans at rivalry football game

Sep. 24, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — A football game between two rival Chicago schools will be played without spectators Saturday, capping a tumultuous week of threats and the fatal shootings of two students. Simeon Career Academy and Phillips Academy will play with empty seats at Gately...

1 dead, 3 teens arrested after chase and shooting in Wichita

Sep. 23, 2021 17:52 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 16-year-old girl is dead and three teenagers are in custody after shots were fired while two vehicles chased each other Thursday in northeast Wichita, police said. Officers went to an area near Wichita State University Thursday afternoon after...

Girl in custody after having gun at Idaho middle school

Sep. 23, 2021 17:38 PM EDT

RIGBY, Idaho (AP) — A 13-year-old girl has been taken into custody after having a firearm at Rigby Middle School in eastern Idaho, authorities said Thursday. It's the same school in May where a shooting injured two students and a custodian. After the latest incident,...

Court documents: Video shows fight, school shooting

Sep. 23, 2021 14:09 PM EDT

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Surveillance footage from inside a Virginia high school where two students were shot earlier this week shows a student opening fire in a hallway after a teacher broke up his fight with one of the shooting victims, according to court records. The...

School bus stop shooting: 1 student dead, 1 hospitalized

Sep. 22, 2021 18:11 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A drive-by shooting at a school bus stop in Kentucky left a 16-year-old student dead and another hospitalized Wednesday morning, police said. A third child was injured as the youths waited at the bus stop just west of downtown Louisville,...

Student, 15, found with gun after threat to security officer

Sep. 22, 2021 15:02 PM EDT

TAYLOR, Mich. (AP) — A 15-year-old Detroit-area high school student was found carrying a gun and arrested after allegedly threatening to shoot a school security officer. Officers found the loaded gun in the teen’s fanny pack Wednesday morning at Taylor High School,...

Shootings, school fights in Peoria; police: 'time to act'

Sep. 21, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The mayor said Peoria is at a “breaking point” after three shootings so far this week, the city's 23rd homicide in 2021 and a major fight at a high school. More than a dozen people from the school district, city hall and other groups stood with...