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In this undated booking photo provided Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, by the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office is Grant Fuhrman, of Oshkosh, Wisc. Fuhrman was charged as an adult Wednesday with attempted homicide in the Dec. 3 stabbing of a school resource officer at Oshkosh West High School in Oshkosh. (Winnebago County Sheriff's Office via AP)

Student shot during attack on school officer to face trial

Jan. 17, 2020 11:57 AM EST

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin teenager who was shot and wounded when he stabbed a school resource officer has been ordered to stand trial. Grant Fuhrman, 17, is charged as an adult with attempted first-degree intentional homicide in the Dec. 3 attack at Oshkosh West High School. Fuhrman is accused of...

Police officers respond to a shooting at Bellaire High School, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Bellaire, Texas. (Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Prosecutor: Texas teen mistakenly killed friend in school

Jan. 15, 2020 8:40 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — A 16-year-old student mistakenly shot his friend in their Houston-area high school’s ROTC room before fleeing and being arrested several hours later, officials said Wednesday. The two were in a room at Bellaire High School with four other students but no adult Tuesday afternoon when...

Red flag petition filed against officer in fatal shooting

Jan. 15, 2020 7:18 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A woman whose son was killed by Colorado State University police in 2017 is trying to have the guns of one of the officers involved confiscated under the state's new red flag law, a move the sheriff calls a classic example of how the controversial law can be abused. In her Jan. 9 petition...

Police officers respond to a shooting at Bellaire High School, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Bellaire, Texas. (Melissa Phillip/Houston Chronicle via AP)

Student fatally shot at Texas high school; suspect arrested

Jan. 15, 2020 6:35 PM EST

BELLAIRE, Texas (AP) — A 19-year-old student was shot to death Tuesday at a Texas high school, and a suspect was arrested hours later, officials said. Grenita Lathan, interim superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, confirmed the shooting victim at Bellaire High School had died. She gave...

Commission investigating Florida high school massacre sued

Jan. 15, 2020 6:26 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Student and civil rights groups are suing the commission investigating the 2018 Florida high school massacre, saying it illegally adjourned a recent meeting before the public could speak and held the meeting at an inaccessible location. The Southern Poverty Law Center filed...

District attorney says Houston-area student mistakenly killed his friend in high school’s ROTC room

Jan. 15, 2020 5:11 PM EST
HOUSTON (AP) — District attorney says Houston-area student mistakenly killed his friend in high school’s ROTC room.

Accusations emerge about family of Mexico school shooter

Jan. 15, 2020 4:21 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities said Wednesday they have arrested and frozen the bank accounts of the grandfather and father of an 11-year-old boy who killed his teacher and himself in northern Mexico last week. Prosecutors in the border state of Coahuila said the boy used two pistols that belonged to his...

Man sentenced for online threat made to Ohio high school

Jan. 15, 2020 1:40 PM EST

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A Pennsylvania man was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for sending an online message to a suburban Cleveland high school student in 2018 about a shooting he warned would occur the next day. That warning led hundreds of students to miss classes, authorities said. Russell...

School official confirms victim of shooting at Houston-area high school has died

Jan. 14, 2020 8:02 PM EST
BELLAIRE, Texas (AP) — School official confirms victim of shooting at Houston-area high school has died.

Suspect at large after shooting at high school in Bellaire, Texas, city says in tweet

Jan. 14, 2020 6:44 PM EST
BELLAIRE, Texas (AP) — Suspect at large after shooting at high school in Bellaire, Texas, city says in tweet.