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Riot police fired small amounts of tear gas Friday during a march of more than 1,500 high school students to mark the fifth anniversary of a fatal police shooting of a teenager.
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Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday is warning that school districts will have to cut up to 2,000 teachers and teaching assistants if lawmakers don't restore school funding cuts.
An 11-year-old boy was killed and four more children injured on Thursday when a bus carrying elementary school students in Idaho collided with a dump truck at a rural intersection, state police said.
The White House says the Obama administration has no reason to believe that a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60 recovered in central Mexico posed a threat to the United States.
Ronnie Smith was supposed to be headed home to America for the holidays this week.
Authorities say one child has died and at least four others were injured when a dump truck collided with a school bus carrying elementary school students in a small southwest Idaho city.
Throughout the various local governments and school districts in the North Shore, 40 seats are up for grabs in the coming spring election.
Authorities have taken the shooter, a 17-year-old, into custody. The shooter had escaped through school property at West Orange High School.
Two Orlando-area high school students got into fight Wednesday at the bus pickup area and one of them opened fire, wounding the other, police said.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is toasting stronger economic ties with a former Soviet republic known for its wines.
A student at an Orlando-area high school was shot Wednesday, but was alert, the principal of the school told The Associated Press.
A federal judge has ruled that Greenville County Schools can continue to allow student-led prayer and hold school events in places of worship while a lawsuit over the issues continues.
A basketball coach at a central Pennsylvania junior high school has been suspended from his job and jailed on charges that he molested a 13-year-old boy at least six times since September.
The issue became a hot topic in the state after a decision by the Sioux Falls School Board to not extend a daily pledge to high schools led to a barrage of criticism.
A Texas middle school principal has been placed on paid leave after she banned the speaking of Spanish by students while in class.
Scott on Monday sent out a letter pointing out that 28 districts have finalized pay raises, while another 15 districts have reached tentative agreements over the raises.