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Girl in sixth grade shoots and injures 3 at Idaho middle school before teacher disarms her

Girl in sixth grade shoots and injures 3 at Idaho middle school before teacher disarms her


May 7, 2021    Staff

Authorities said that a sixth-grade girl brought a gun to her Idaho middle school on Thursday, shooting and injuring two students and a custodian before being disarmed by a teacher. Police were called around 9:15 a.m. to

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs restrictive new voting law

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs restrictive new voting law


May 7, 2021    Staff

On Thursday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a controversial new law that Republicans say increases election security; however opponents say it’s just another bill designed to make it harder for millions of voters to participate in the

SpaceX’s Starship prototype completes first successful landing

SpaceX’s Starship prototype completes first successful landing


May 6, 2021    Staff

On Wednesday, SpaceX successfully launched and landed its Starship moon and Mars rocket for the first time in Texas. Liftoff of the rocket prototype, SN15, occurred at 6:25 p.m. EDT at the company’s Starbase spaceport in Boca

Review board reinstates fired Atlanta officer Garrett Rolfe after shooting of Rayshard Brooks

Review board reinstates fired Atlanta officer Garrett Rolfe after shooting of Rayshard Brooks


May 6, 2021    Staff

The fired Atlanta Police officer who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks in a Wendy’s parking lot last summer has been reinstated by the Atlanta Civil Service Board. Officer Garrett Rolfe still faces murder charges in the killing of

Legal team for Derek Chauvin allege jury misconduct, request new trial

Legal team for Derek Chauvin allege jury misconduct, request new trial


May 5, 2021    Staff

The legal team for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has filed a motion in a Minneapolis court requesting a new trial on multiple grounds, including jury misconduct. Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd last month.