Eight years after the Virginia Tech massacre led to tighter security at colleges across the U.S., some schools make "active shooter" trainin... Full Story
Knowing what to do if shooting starts still hazy at colleges
Eight years after the Virginia Tech massacre led to tighter security at colleges across the U.S., some schools make "active shooter" training mandatory for incoming students, while others offer little more than brief online guidance on what to do if there's a gunman on the loose, a review by The Asociated Press finds.
Questions, answers about the federal campus safety law
The federal law known as the Clery Act is credited with bringing improvements to campus safety, even as sexual assault and gun violence remain major concerns. Supporters of the law plan to mark its 25th anniversary next month.
Black men gathering for Million Man March 20th anniversary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Black men from around the nation are gathering on the National Mall to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March and call for policing reforms and changes in black communities.
Secret Service agent who saved Reagan after shooting dies
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service agent credited with saving President Ronald Reagan's life on the day he was shot outside a Washington hotel has died.
John Boehner's here to stay, for now, with nothing to lose
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner wants out. He really does.
House Republicans asks: Can anyone lead us?
WASHINGTON (AP) — The job of leading House Republicans may have gone from difficult to impossible.
"Lucky one" in Oregon shootings provides details of massacre
SEATTLE (AP) — The 18-year-old college student singled out by the shooter as the "lucky one" to survive and deliver a package to law enforcement has told his story for the first time about the massacre in Roseburg, Oregon.
Strong emotions as Obama visits grieving Oregon town
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Gun-rights activists and others gave voice to strong emotions when President Barack Obama came to meet privately with grieving families whose loved ones were killed on a college campus in Roseburg, Oregon.
The Latest on the Million Man March anniversary: The return
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of African-Americans crowded on the National Mall Saturday for the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March.
Records fall as high heat envelopes Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California heat wave that's shattered records has left thousands of people without electricity.
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