A 14-year-old student was shot at an Atlanta middle school Thursday afternoon. An off-duty armed guard disarmed the shooter moments after the 1:50 p.m. shooting in a courtyard at the Price Middle School in southeast Atlanta. The teen was shot in the back of the head, but the wound was apparently not life-threatening, authorities said. [...]

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Three STUDENTS were arrested after shots were fired this afternoon. Indications are that students from William T. Dwyer High School and the Riviera Beach Prep Academy were involved, and that the shooting may be related to an incident that occurred earlier in the day at Dwyer High School. No one was hit by the shots, [...]

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Gunmen attacked a group of parents waiting for their children outside an elementary school Wednesday, killing one man and wounding five other people in a dangerous part of the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez. The Chihuahua state prosecutor’s office said two cars drove up to the school around noon, and two men got out [...]

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TTAPR on September 15th, 2010

A gunshot fired outside a high school volleyball game earlier this week is believed to have been an isolated occurrence and not a sign of increasing school violence, Las Cruces Public Schools officials said. The handgun was fired into the air Tuesday night after a handful of teenage students began fighting in a parking lot [...]

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TTAPR on September 1st, 2010

On Monday morning, Thomas Richard Cowan loaded 13 bullets into two handguns, left his German shepherd chained to the fence and drove eight miles from his home in Kingsport to Sullivan Central High School. Whatever his mission, it was the 62-year-old Vietnam veteran’s final drive. For about an hour, Cowan’s armed invasion spread panic throughout [...]

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TTAPR on August 19th, 2010

A 17-year-old boy on his way to school was shot in the leg as he walked to Gage Park High School this morning, authorities said. At least one person was being questioned, police said. Police and school officials said initial information that the shooting may have happened during a large fight was incorrect, and was [...]

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