The student’s backpack was searched after school officials received the tip, but the gun wasn’t found before the shooting, said Michelle Price, a spokesperson for the Newport News school district.
- WSB Cox articles
Video of the attack shows the student getting in her teacher's face before putting her hands on her.
- Miami Herald
Victoria Triece had been an approved volunteer at the Orlando elementary school for the last five years.
- The 74
It’s a tragedy that many observers have struggled to wrap their minds around: How could a 6-year-old access a loaded gun, bring it to school and fire it as his teacher? And how could school leaders ignore multiple warnings the little boy was armed? In the weeks since the Jan. 6 shooting in Newport News, […]
- Charlotte Observer
The dogs pushed past their owner at the front door to bite the 47-year-old woman, police chief says.
- Patriot Ledger
Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
- Business Insider
A defense attorney for one of the Memphis cops charged with fatally beating Tyre Nichols said 'no one' 'intended' for him to die. Nichols' family isn't buying that argument.
Antonio Romanucci, a lawyer for Tyre Nichols' family, said the officers' actions were "designed to harm" and called the murder charge "appropriate."
- The Hill
More than 100 Harvard students walked out of professor John L. Comaroff’s class Tuesday afternoon to protest his teaching again after he was placed on leave last year for violating the school’s sexual harassment and professional conduct policies. The Harvard Crimson, the school’s student newspaper, reported that the students protested Comaroff’s first lecture of the…
A Tennessee university professor recently made the case that undergraduate mathematics education is discriminatory against queer and transgender students of color. Luis Leyva, assistant professor of mathematics education at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, described it as a "white, cisheteropatriarchal space" during a lecture at the Joint Mathematics Meetings 2023, the "largest mathematics gathering in the world," in Boston on Jan. 4. The lecture, delivered by Leyva in two parts, was titled "Undergraduate Mathematics Education as a White, Cisheteropatriarchal Space and Opportunities for Structural Disruption to Advance Queer of Color Justice."
- Business Insider
A video of Tyre Nichols being killed by police is due to be released Friday. Even the police chief says what it shows is 'heinous' and 'inhumane.'
Tyre Nichols died after he was beaten by police at a traffic stop. Chief Cerelyn Davis said the footage shows a "disregard of basic human rights."
- The Root
On the latest Twitter thread to rock the timeline, a Black mother over in the United Kingdom has called out her daughter’s school for punishing the student based on a “racist” dress code policy, per the Daily Mail. We can drop the quotations. Most dress codes, especially for Catholic private schools, exclude Black hairstyles. The style in question is the popular braided heart.
Two Riverside parents accused of “serious child abuse” were indicted on multiple charges Friday.
- CBS News
The remains were found Jan. 17, one week after the search for the missing toddler began.
- The Telegraph
Young college students enrolled in a beauty course stripped off in front of Isla Bryson, unaware the transgender rapist had been charged with two sex attacks, it has emerged.
- Business Insider
A CEO quoted Martin Luther King Jr. in an email to employees announcing layoffs. It did not go over well.
In the email, PagerDuty CEO Jennifer Tejada said the company is eliminating 7% of its global workforce.
- The Commercial Appeal
The video showing a traffic stop by members of the Memphis Police Department that led to the death of Tyre Nichols was released by the city of Memphis Friday.
A Lake County school bus driver and a bus aide are recovering after deputies said an out-of-control, 12-year-old student hit them.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The school's decision follows dozens of other law schools in a cross-country revolt against the rankings.
The proposal reflects the degree to which Republicans want the next election to be waged around classrooms as much as boardrooms.
Jason Harley Kloepfer was awakened by a SWAT team at his North Carolina home and shot multiple times.
The request indicates an "active criminal investigation" by the Justice Department, a campaign finance lawyer told The Washington Post.