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Texas school districta s enrollment drops after mass shooting
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:15:13 GMT
A growing number of students are leaving the Houston-area school district where 10 people were killed in a mass shooting in May. The Houston Chronicle reports that attendance figures show enrollment at the Santa Fe district has dropped by more than 4 percent this year. About 200 fewer students are attending the rural suburban district's schools this year compared to the 2017-2018 school year.
Another football player dies far too early after signs of dementia; Issues & Answers
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:14:19 GMT
Jones, who had an academic coordinator for the UW athletic department for 18 years, had been diagnosed with early-onset dementia. Jones was 54, an age that seems a lifetime away for athletes in their early 20s and at the peak of their physical prime.
Paul to the people: Tell McConnell to allow sentencing vote
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:13:42 GMT
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is calling for a groundswell of support from Kentuckians to help prod the state's senior senator - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - into allowing a vote on a criminal justice bill. During a Monday appearance at the Louisville Urban League, Paul said the measure has overwhelming Senate support.
NASAa s Voyager 2 becomes 2nd craft in interstellar space
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:12:15 GMT
NASA said Monday that Voyager 2 exited the region of the sun's influence last month. The spacecraft is now beyond the outer boundary of the heliosphere, some 11 billion miles from Earth.
Judge sets court date for ex-Trump campaign chair Manafort
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:10:49 GMT
A judge has set a court date for this week for former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after prosecutors with the special counsel's office detailed lies they say he told them. The scheduling conference will take place Wednesday before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson.
House fire kills 5 children, injures mother
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:09:20 GMT
Youngstown Fire Capt. Kurt Wright says the first floor of the house was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived around 11:30 p.m. Sunday.
FBI charge 2 in Ohio accused of plotting separate attacks
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:07:53 GMT
Federal authorities say they've charged two people in Ohio involved in planning separate attacks, including one who wanted to carry out a shooting at a synagogue. The FBI and Department of Justice said Monday that the attacks were in the planning stages and that there was no immediate threat to the public.