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Hundreds of thousands participate in March for Our Lives
"Let us pray with our legs, let us march in unison to the rhythm of justice, because I say enough is enough," said one Parkland shooting survivor. by Phil McCausland / Mar.23.2018 / 10:35 PM ET / Updated Mar.24.2018 / 5:05 AM ET. David Hogg, a senior ...
Hundreds of thousands march for gun control across the the nationChicago Tribune
Students rally in March for Our Lives events in Washington and across USCNN
Not every teenager marching supports gun controlWashington Post
Politico -BBC News -Bloomberg
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This school district is arming students with rocks in case of a shooter
(CNN) A Pennsylvania school district has a different solution for tackling intruders: rocks. Buckets full of river stones have been placed in all classrooms at the Blue Mountain School District in Schuylkill County, Superintendent David Helsel said. If ...
I'm a superintendent. My school district decided to arm teachers.Chicago Tribune
March for Our Lives: What do we say to our kids who fear being shot at their schools?Fox News
Pennsylvania school district: Intruders 'will be stoned' by students armed with rocksUSA TODAY -TIME -KOB
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Trump moves to ban most transgender troops
President Donald Trump on Friday issued orders to ban transgender troops who require surgery or significant medical treatment from serving in the military except in select cases — following through on a controversial pledge last year that has been ...
Trump Approves New Limits on Transgender Troops in the MilitaryNew York Times
Trump moves to ban most transgender people from serving in militaryThe Hill
Trump order would ban most transgender troops from serving, setting stage for court battleLos Angeles Times
CNN -Wall Street Journal -NPR
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Washington Post

American family of four found dead while on vacation in Mexico, police say
Washington Post
Kevin and Amy Sharp informed their family members in Iowa that they had arrived safely at their vacation condominium in Tulum, Mexico. That was on March 15. So when their family didn't hear from them on Thursday — a day after they were to have arrived ...
Young Migrants' Return to Mexico Is More 'Exile' Than HomecomingNew York Times
Iowa family of four found dead in Mexican resort town; no evidence of
Iowa family found dead in Mexico resort of TulumBBC News -New York Post -KCRG
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Kansas waterpark operators indicted on criminal charges in child's death
Operators of a Kansas waterslide were so infatuated with building the world's tallest ride that they ignored serious safety issues that led to the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy and at least a dozen injuries to others, according to a grand jury ...
Water Park Operator Charged After 10-Year-Old Boy Decapitated on SlideTIME
Waterslide in decapitation called 'deadly weapon'The Mercury News
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Death: Executives Knew Verruckt Water Slide Was Dangerous Before Child Was BeheadedNewsweek
Kansas City Star -CBS News
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Washington Post

'He saved lives': Arnaud Beltrame, police officer who traded places with a hostage, to be honored by France
Washington Post
Arnaud Beltrame, a French police officer who willingly took the place of a hostage during a standoff with a rampaging gunman Friday in France, died of injuries suffered in the incident early Saturday. His bravery earned him recognition as a hero in a ...
France mourns 'hero' officer who took place of hostage in attackReuters
French officer who swapped places with a hostage in terror attack diesCNN
Arnaud Beltrame: France lauds policeman who swapped with hostageBBC News
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NWS: Snow makes roads treacherous
Bloomington Pantagraph
BLOOMINGTON — State police are responding to dozens of calls about accidents and vehicles that have slid off the road. Traffic is slowed or stopped in places along interstates 55 and 74, north and west of Bloomington. Motorists should avoid travel if ...
Snow totals a portrait of a mad month on both sides of the
Will we see snow twice in one week?WTVD-TV

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The Boston Globe

Thousands gather in Washington, other US cities for anti-gun protests
The Boston Globe
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a historic groundswell of youth activism, hundreds of thousands of teenagers and their supporters rallied across the U.S. against gun violence Saturday, vowing to transform fear and grief into a ''vote-them-out'' movement and ...

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Los Angeles Times

Protesters gather at state Capitol to condemn police shooting of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man
Los Angeles Times
Black Lives Matter protesters raise their fists as they block the entrance to the Golden 1 Center during a demonstration Thursday night in Sacramento against the Police Department after two officers shot and killed Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man ...
More unrest Friday in Sacramento in the wake of police shooting of Stephon ClarkABC2 News
Police fired 20 times at South Sacramento man fatally shot while holding a cellphoneSacramento Bee
Sacramento Police Department News Release 20180319-027: Update to 29th Street Officer-Involved Shooting IncidentPolice
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