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An official talks with a motorist outside Jackson Township Middle School, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 in Massillon, Ohio. A school official in Ohio says a middle school student apparently shot himself after bringing a gun to school. Police say Jackson Middle School, near Massillon, is on lockdown Tuesday and that the students and staff are safe. (Bob Rossiter/The Canton Repository via AP)
Seventh-grader who shot himself in school bathroom diesAuthorities say an Ohio seventh-grader who died a day after shooting himself inside a middle school restroom had extra ammunition in his backpack
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FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2018 file photo, Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, left, speaks to reporters during a news conference in Mineola, N.Y., where it was announced that a grand jury had indicted alleged members of the notoriously violent MS-13 gang on a slew of charges including murder, conspiracy to commit murder and drug trafficking. A sweep of alleged MS-13 gang members on Long Island has racked up impressive arrest totals but also left unanswered questions. Since May, federal authorities say they've arrested more than 220 members of the notorious street gang. But authorities have largely declined multiple requests by for even the most basic information about the arrests.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Much-touted MS-13 sweep keeps even most basic details secretSweep of MS-13 gang members that was praised by President Donald Trump has been shrouded in secrecy, with authorities refusing to release names of suspects or charges against them
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President Donald Trump listens to Justin Gruber, a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, during a listening session with high school students and teachers and parents in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
The Latest: Students, parents make emotional appeals on gunsStudents and parents are delivering emotional appeals to President Donald Trump to act on school safety and guns after last week's school shooting
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Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in a mass shooting last Wednesday, ride during the night aboard their bus between Parkland, Fla., and Tallahassee, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, to rally outside the state capitol and talk to legislators about gun control reform. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Speaking out: Students who survived shooting talk activismMany students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have turned into outspoken gun control advocates
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Talk-show host sues PBS for breach of conduct after firingTalk-show host Tavis Smiley is suing his former employer, the Public Broadcasting Service, for breach of contract after he was fired over sexual harassment allegations
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Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, right, gestures to the supporters at the end of the Champions League round of sixteen first leg soccer match between Sevilla FC and Manchester United at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville, Spain, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Miguel Morenatti)
Sevilla thwarted by De Gea in 0-0 draw vs Man United in CLManchester United held Sevilla to a 0-0 draw in their first-leg match in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday
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Visitors leave the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died. Spokesman Mark DeMoss says Graham, who long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments, died at his home in North Carolina on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. He was 99. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Billy Graham went from tent revivals to the White HouseThe Rev. Billy Graham, dead at 99, achieved a level of influence and reach no other evangelist is likely ever to match.
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
Former Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino talks to reporters during a news conference in New York, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Pitino held the news conference in the wake of an NCAA decision in a sex scandal case that strips the Cardinals program of 123 victories, a national championship and $600,000 in post-season revenue. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Pitino: Louisville should consider legal action vs. NCAAFormer Louisville Rick Pitino says the school should consider fighting the NCAA after governing body ordered the Cardinals to vacate 2013 title
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
Lindsey Salomone, 15,, right, kisses her sister Julia Salomone, 18, student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School  as they march to the state capitol to challenge lawmakers on gun control reform, in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
The Latest: Protesters begin sit-in at GOP leaders' officeAbout 30 people demanding a conversation about gun legislation have begun a sit-in protest at the office of four Florida House Republican leaders
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  • Fire chiefs sound alarm on mulch legislation

    Virginia fire chiefs are speaking out against proposed state legislation to loosen rules on how near to a building that mulch can be placed. WTOP-FM reports that the bills would prevent local governments from enacting rules on the distance between mulch and a building. WMDT, Tue, Feb 20 2018 @ 06:51 PM
  • New Va. bills would make public less safe new

    A discarded cigarette in mulch started this multi-family home fire in Lynchburg, Virginia. WASHINGTON - The threat of quickly-spreading building fires caused by ignited mulch have Virginia fire chiefs concerned about bills making their way through the General Assembly, prompting the Loudoun County chief to worry: "It's only a matter of time before people aren't going to get out." WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Feb 20 2018 @ 09:15 AM
  • Challenger emerges in Purcellvillea s mayoral election

    Chris Thompson, a lifelong resident of Purcellville, has announced his candidacy for mayor in the May 1 town elections. Loudoun Times, Wed, Feb 21 2018 @ 11:13 AM
  • Monroe Tech parents, students concerned about Academies of Loudoun changes

    Jill Turgeon , chairwoman of the Curriculum and Instruction Committee, speaks at a Feb. 21 meeting on changes to the Monroe Tech curriculum. Loudoun Times, Wed, Feb 21 2018 @ 03:19 PM
  • Second worker charged in teen patient's death at health care center in Northern Virginia

    A second health care worker has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection with the death of a 15-year-old patient at a behavioral health care center in Northern Virginia, police said. Martinsville Bulletin, Fri, Feb 16 2018 @ 09:36 PM
  • Stephens City woman charged in patient's death at healthcare center

    A Stephens City woman was charged Thursday with involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 15-year-old patient at a health care facility in Loudoun County. Melanie A. Lewis, 47, was a nurse at North Spring Behavioral Healthcare when the teenage patient died after he was allegedly restrained by William P. Herndon, 47, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, a mental health technician at the facility. Northern Virginia Daily, Fri, Feb 16 2018 @ 03:38 PM
  • Lovettsville electrical fire displaces three, causes $480K in damages

    An early Wednesday fire in Lovettsville was ruled accidental by the Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office. Loudoun Times, Thu, Feb 15 2018 @ 03:00 PM
  • Hundreds more Northern Va. voters assigned to wrong district, review finds new

    Hundreds more Northern Virginia voters were assigned to the wrong state House district over the last few months, according to local reviews aimed at avoiding problems exposed during November's elections. And while the percentage of misassigned voters is extremely small, November's election has demonstrated that even a small percentage can have a major impact. WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, Feb 15 2018 @ 04:31 PM
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