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When is a can of beans more than just a can of beans? When it's a weapon of self-defense for students to throw at an armed intruder who has just entered their school. That's one scenario Valley, Alabama, officials are considering as part of their training to respond to school...
Many parents know the scenario: Their child shows signs of anxiety or depression, throws fits or has trouble focusing. They tell the pediatrician, who has only 15 minutes to see them, a crowded waiting room and limited experience with mental-health issues. If the problem seems...
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- A former Glasgow police officer is suing a Barren County gun store after being handed a loaded gun from under the counter and accidentally shooting his finger off. According to a civil lawsuit filed Friday, former Glasgow police officer Darrell Smith went...
ROUND ROCK, Texas -- Substitute teachers are needed at all campuses in Round Rock ISD, according to a release from the school district Monday. The district is currently accepting applications for substitute teachers at its 33 elementary schools, 10 middle schools, six high...
A pastor has been caught on video describing how he punched a young member of his congregation because he wasn't taking God seriously and 'brought him to the Lord'. The footage of Eric Dammann, the pastor of the Bible Baptist Church in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, shows him...
A pastor has been caught on video describing how he punched a young member of his congregation because he wasn't taking God seriously and 'brought him to the Lord'. The footage of Eric Dammann, the pastor of the Bible Baptist Church in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, shows him...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The absence of President Barack Obama or any top members of his administration from a huge march in Paris on Sunday to honor victims of Islamist militant attacks raised eyebrows among some in the U.S. media. French President Francois Hollande and some 44...
A survey by the Pew Research Center found that 54% of those with the greatest financial security believe that "poor people today have it easy because they can get government benefits without doing anything in return." Only 36% of the wealthiest say "poor people have hard lives...