After a 40-year career, a local teacher celebrated his retirement from St. Joseph Catholic School surrounded by friends, family and students.
- The 74
Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced Wednesday that he’s issued subpoenas to seven school districts across the state as part of his ongoing investigation into school districts’ curriculum and practices. Schmitt, who is running in the GOP primary for U.S. Senate, said in a news release that the subpoenas target student surveys that his office characterized as asking […]
- CBS News
Officials have ruled out a stampede and said autopsies would determine if the deaths could be linked to poisoning.
- The Wrap
Former Marine Resigns as July 4 Parade Grand Marshal After Right-Wing Texas Radio Host Targeted Her Family
Jessy Kelly later delighted in the move with a tweet featuring a man walking away from an explosion
- WLS – Chicago
Two armed males entered the bus, walked to the back and began shooting at two people on board, Chicago police said.
Officials: Man accused of kidnapping two females in central Florida killed in shootout with deputies
Law enforcement said two females have been rescued and are being treated at local hospitals in Central Florida after they were reportedly kidnapped and held hostage by an armed man late Saturday, who led authorities in pursuit and was ultimately killed in a shoot-out with deputies.
- Business Insider
Rudy Giuliani claimed a grocery store employee's attack on him felt like a gunshot. CCTV footage shows he was slapped on the back.
Rudy Giuliani said he felt like someone had shot him, and claimed that he could have "hit the ground" and cracked his skull.
- USA TODAY
A person in South Carolina was killed in an alligator attack near a community retention pond outside Myrtle Beach on Friday, authorities said.
- Business Insider
A group of Ukrainian women is selling their nudes to fundraise for the country's forces. They've raised over $700,000 in 3 months.
Nastassia Nasko, the founder of "TerOnlyFans," told Insider she feels proud of having found a unique way to help Ukraine in its fight against Russia.
One man went above and beyond his neighborly duties to save a dog from a burning house.
Like in Uvalde? Parkland? Sandy Hook? Columbine? There have been 27 school shootings so far this year.
A Texas school district banned hoodies, short dresses, and 'unnatural hair coloring' in dress code meant to train students for the 'future workforce'
More than 4,000 people as of Saturday have signed an online petition — created by a student — to protest the school district's guidelines.
- Business Insider
Marjorie Taylor Greene says children 'should be trained with firearms' to ward off a 'mad man with a gun' in schools
"A psychologist is not going to be able to just talk" a "mad man" out of carrying out a school shooting, Greene said on Friday.
- The Daily Beast
TwitterA fiesta brava ended in disaster in Colombia on Sunday after a rudimentary stadium partially collapsed in the middle of a bullfight, sending hundreds of people tumbling to the ground. At least four deaths were announced by authorities, with subsequent reports of the number of injured varying wildly, ranging between dozens and hundreds.The three-tiered stadium’s sudden collapse was captured both live on local television and by attendees, who rushed to circulate clips on social media. Foota
- The Conversation
Affluent students also benefited more from gifted programs compared to students from low-income backgrounds. SDI Productions/E+ via Getty ImagesThe Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Participating in a gifted and talented program improved high-ability students’ reading and math achievement, on average, nationwide, I found in a new study. However, in reading, these achievement gains were not universal. Black students benefited less from participating in g
- Associated Press
Before he became a leading voice for conservative causes on Capitol Hill, U.S. Senator James Lankford spent more than a decade as the director of youth programming at the Falls Creek Baptist Conference Center, a sprawling campground about 80 miles south of Oklahoma City that attracts more than 50,000 campers in grades six through 12 each year. In 2009, while Lankford worked at the camp, the family of a 13-year-old girl sued a 15-year-old boy who was alleged to have had sex with her at the camp. Lankford, who was not in Congress at the time, is not alleged to have had any direct knowledge of the alleged assault, has not been accused of any wrongdoing and was not a defendant in the lawsuit, which was settled for an undisclosed amount before it was scheduled to go to trial.
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A Colorado officer has been sued for fatally shooting a Good Samaritan who stopped an active shooter
Johnny Hurley took out and disarmed an active shooter. But a police officer saw Hurley holding the gunman's rifle, then fatally shot him from behind.
- Florida Today
The bruised woman ran naked to a neighbor's house after escaping the Cocoa home, officials said. The man is being held without bail in the Brevard jail.
- Fresno Bee
A truck driver is dead and detectives believe a man he gave a ride to is responsible.
- Miami Herald
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