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Student shot teen near California school, slipped into class

Oct. 22, 2019 9:28 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A 17-year-old boy gunned down another student outside their school Tuesday, ditched his gun and slipped into a class without arousing suspicion, evading capture for almost two hours as he joined thousands of students locked down inside classrooms because of the shooting, police said....

The Latest: Video led to California school shooting suspect

Oct. 22, 2019 7:00 PM EDT

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting near a Northern California high school (all times local): 4 p.m. Police say surveillance footage led authorities to a teenage gunman in Northern California high school after he shot a fellow student. Santa Rosa police Capt. John Cregan says officers used...

Police say shooting at California high school injures 1 but that there's no active shooter; suspect being sought

Oct. 22, 2019 12:52 PM EDT
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Police say shooting at California high school injures 1 but that there's no active shooter; suspect being sought.

Panel backs removal of sheriff over school shooting response

Oct. 21, 2019 9:59 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The tragedy of the Parkland school massacre framed a developing political drama in Florida's capital, as a divided legislative panel on Monday sided with the state's Republican governor in removing a county sheriff accused of mishandling the response to the shooting that killed 17...

The Latest: Florida panel backs governor in ousting sheriff

Oct. 21, 2019 9:58 PM EDT

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Florida Senate's debate over ouster of Broward County Sheriff (all times local): 10 p.m. A divided legislative panel has sided with Florida's Republican governor in removing a county sheriff accused of mishandling the response to a school shooting that killed 17...

Union official: Fired Wisconsin school guard gets job back

Oct. 21, 2019 8:30 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin school district is rehiring a black security guard after he was fired last week for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to use it, a union official said Monday. Doug Keillor, executive director of Madison Teachers Inc., said that the union was contacted by...

The Latest: Union official: Fired guard getting job back

Oct. 21, 2019 7:22 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a black Wisconsin security guard who was fired for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to use it (all times local): 6:20 p.m. A union official says a black security guard is getting his job back at a Wisconsin school after he was fired for repeating a...

Union official: Black security guard fired from Wisconsin school for repeating racial slur getting job back

Oct. 21, 2019 7:14 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Union official: Black security guard fired from Wisconsin school for repeating racial slur getting job back.

Wisconsin school guard not mad over firing, credits support

Oct. 21, 2019 1:07 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A black Wisconsin security guard who was fired for repeating a racial slur while telling a student not to use it says he's not angry because he's received "a busload of love" from supporters. Marlon Anderson told WMTV-TV on Sunday that he hasn't had time to be upset because of support...

Parents sue Virginia school district over racist 2017 video

Oct. 19, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

HENRICO, Va. (AP) — The parents of a Virginia student who say their son was assaulted and bullied by his middle school football teammates in an incident captured on video two years ago are suing the school system. The video, which showed football players simulating sex acts on black students in a locker...