School safety

January 18, 2018 - 5:12 pm
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on white nationalist Richard Spencer's campus speeches (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Kent State University is denying a request to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak on campus this spring on the day marking the anniversary of the Ohio National Guard...
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FILE – In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, white nationalist Richard Spencer speaks at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Fla. A Kent State University spokesman confirmed Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, that Spencer's campus tour organizer is making a bid for him to speak at the Ohio school on May 4, 2018, the anniversary of shootings that killed four students during a Vietnam war protest in 1970. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)
January 18, 2018 - 2:19 pm
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — White nationalist Richard Spencer wants to speak at Kent State University on the anniversary of the fatal Vietnam protest shootings, the school confirmed Thursday, the same day he was approved to speak at Michigan State University in March. Spencer, a leading figure in the white...
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January 16, 2018 - 8:39 pm
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on the robbery suspect killed by officers on school grounds. (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Vermont State Police say law enforcement officers fatally shot a robbery suspect on high school grounds after he refused their orders to drop his weapon and made threatening...
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January 12, 2018 - 12:37 pm
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Two white cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy have been punished for harassing a black classmate. A spokesman for the academy in New London, Connecticut, says the commandant of cadets ruled at a hearing Thursday that the cadets violated regulations and ordered discipline...
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January 12, 2018 - 11:03 am
MACON, Ga. (AP) — Some parents want students to use see-through backpacks and a Georgia school district is pleading with people to lock up their guns after a student brought a loaded gun into his elementary classroom. The Telegraph reports that the gun was found in a student's jacket just before...
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January 11, 2018 - 10:10 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Tyler Scanlon had 13 points and 11 rebounds and Boston University beat cold-shooting Colgate 72-58 on Thursday night. Boston U (8-8, 4-1 Patriot League) never trailed and a double-digit lead for most of the second half. Colgate (8-8, 3-2) made just 18 of 61 from the field (29.5...
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In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, image made from a video provided by KATC-TV middle-school English teacher Deyshia Hargrave speaks during a Vermilion Parish School Board meeting in Abbeville, La., west of New Orleans. Hargrave was removed from the school board meeting, forcibly handcuffed and jailed after questioning pay policies during a public comment period. (KATC-TV via AP)
January 11, 2018 - 9:00 am
ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a Louisiana teacher at a school board meeting after she spoke out about teacher pay (all times local): 8 a.m. The Louisiana teacher arrested after she spoke out about teacher pay at a school board meeting says she hopes the ordeal prompts others to...
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January 10, 2018 - 10:46 pm
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a gun was fired and a bullet hit a building on a Southern California college campus, but there are no reports of any injuries. Officials at California State University, San Bernardino said the gunfire was reported at about 6 p.m. Wednesday near the...
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In this Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, image made from a video provided by KATC-TV middle-school English teacher Deyshia Hargrave speaks during a Vermilion Parish School Board meeting in Abbeville, La., west of New Orleans. Hargrave was removed from the school board meeting, forcibly handcuffed and jailed after questioning pay policies during a public comment period. (KATC-TV via AP)
January 10, 2018 - 10:45 pm
ABBEVILLE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana teacher who was ejected from a school board meeting and handcuffed after speaking out about salaries — a video-recorded arrest that sparked outrage — said Wednesday her treatment was appalling and encouraged others to speak out. The fallout from Deyshia Hargrave'...
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This Jan. 1, 2017 photo provided by Danielle Campoamor shows her with her 3-year-old son, Matthias, in Tomahawk, Wis. "I worry what kind of man I'm raising and how he'll treat women and girls later in his life," says Campoamor, 30, who is already taking Matthias to speaking engagements where sexual misconduct is discussed. "Does he understand? No," she said. "But it won’t be a taboo topic later on. I hope he'll have the courage to stand up for what's right." (Courtesy Danielle Campoamor via AP)
January 10, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Of the many American women dismayed by the wave of sexual misconduct scandals, there's a subgroup with distinctive hopes and fears: mothers of boys. Among them are women who have sought to raise their sons, sometimes from infancy, to shun sexist mindsets and be respectful of girls. Yet even some of...
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