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Police: Louisiana students laced teacher's drink

May. 18, 2019 4:44 PM EDT

EUNICE, La. (AP) — Authorities say two Louisiana high school students poured a chemical into a teacher's drink and filmed it on Snapchat. Eunice Police Chief Randy Fontenot says the 17-year-old Eunice High School juniors were arrested Friday on a felony count of mingling harmful substances. Police say the...

The Latest: Ball State: Suspect in shootings not a student

May. 18, 2019 2:32 PM EDT

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on seven people have been shot at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Ball State University says a man arrested in the shootings of seven people at an off-campus party near its Indiana campus is not enrolled as a student. The...

Kentucky school shooting trial to be in different county

May. 17, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has ruled that the trial of a teenager accused of killing two schoolmates will be moved to another county. News outlets report Marshall County Circuit Judge James Jameson on Friday granted a request sought by lawyers for 17-year-old Gabriel Parker. Parker is accused of...

Maryland teen found dead in creek; 3 charged with murder

May. 17, 2019 9:29 AM EDT

RIVERDALE, Md. (AP) — A missing Maryland teen has been found dead in a Riverdale creek, where authorities say she was beaten with a baseball bat and stabbed with a machete by teens involved with MS-13. Prince George's County police tell news outlets that the teens were afraid 14-year-old Ariana Funes-Diaz...

2 Afghans convicted over death of German man

May. 17, 2019 8:14 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — Two Afghan teenagers have been convicted over a dispute with a German man who then died of a heart attack, an incident that was followed last year by protests involving far-right groups. News agency dpa reported Friday that the defendants, aged 17 and 19, were convicted of bodily harm...

'Time for us to live for him': Hundreds honor slain student

May. 15, 2019 10:29 PM EDT

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Nearly 2,000 people turned out Wednesday for a memorial service to honor the Colorado teenager who was killed while charging one of the two gunmen who opened fire inside a high school and shot nine people just days before graduation. A line of Jeeps and trucks stretched along...

Weiner visits his probation officer after halfway house exit

May. 15, 2019 5:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner met with his probation officer Wednesday, a day after the disgraced ex-congressman was released from a halfway house where he finished his sentence for having illegal contact with a 15-year-old girl. The 54-year-old Democrat did not comment as he left the Manhattan federal...

The Latest: Father of school shooting hero talks of love

May. 15, 2019 4:43 PM EDT

CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the Colorado school shooting (all times local): 2:40 p.m. The father of the student killed while trying to stop a gunman at his Colorado school says it was no surprise to him and his wife that their only son did what he had to do that day. Echoing other speakers,...

Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult

May. 15, 2019 1:26 PM EDT
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult.

$10M lawsuit filed over police beating of Michigan teen

May. 15, 2019 10:50 AM EDT

ALBION, Mich. (AP) — The family of a Michigan teenager who was struck by a police officer while handcuffed in a patrol car has filed a lawsuit seeking $10 million. The lawsuit, filed Monday in Calhoun County, says the 13-year-old's civil rights were violated during the November incident, which was recorded...