Education issues

President Donald Trump speaks during an event with members of the the National Governors Association in the State Dining Room of the White House, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 26, 2018 - 1:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with the nation's governors (all times local): 1 p.m. Melania Trump says she has been "heartened" to see children "across this country" speaking out after the deadly shooting at a Florida high school. The first lady says children are...
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President Donald Trump speaks during the Governors' Ball in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
February 26, 2018 - 11:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with the nation's governors (all times local): 11:30 a.m. President Donald Trump says he had lunch during the weekend with key leaders of the National Rifle Association as he seeks to address gun violence and school safety. Trump is...
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A man signs a banner as people pay tribute at a memorial for the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Thousands of students joined their parents in walking past the three-story building at the Florida high school where the Feb. 14 shooting took place. It is now cordoned off by a chain link fence that was covered with banners from other schools showing their support. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
February 26, 2018 - 11:32 am
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — A tearful student who was wounded in the shooting rampage at a Florida high school thanked the doctors and first responders who helped her and said Monday she is making a full recovery. Speaking at a hospital news conference, Maddy Wilford, 17, said "it's times like these when...
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President Donald Trump speaks during the Governors' Ball in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
February 26, 2018 - 11:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with the nation's governors (all times local): 11:15 a.m. President Donald Trump is telling the nation's governors that he would have run into the deadly Florida high school shooting "even if I didn't have a weapon." The president is...
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February 26, 2018 - 11:09 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In a story Feb. 22 about the Florida school shooting, The Associated Press misquoted Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel in some versions of the story when he spoke about the families of the victims. He said, "I've been to their homes where they're sitting shiva," not "...
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A man signs a banner as people pay tribute at a memorial for the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Parkland, Fla. Thousands of students joined their parents in walking past the three-story building at the Florida high school where the Feb. 14 shooting took place. It is now cordoned off by a chain link fence that was covered with banners from other schools showing their support. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
February 26, 2018 - 11:00 am
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — A tearful student who was wounded in the shooting rampage at a Florida high school thanked the doctors and first responders who helped her and said Monday that she is making a full recovery. Speaking at a hospital news conference, Maddy Wilford, 17, said "it's times like these...
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Pulse survivor India Godman, left, hugs Wendy Garrity at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, for an open house as parents and students returned to the school for the first time since a shooting took place at the high school on Feb. 14. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
February 26, 2018 - 10:45 am
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida (all times local): 10:40 a.m. A tearful student who was wounded in the shooting rampage at a Florida high school thanked the doctors and first responders who helped her and said she's making...
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February 26, 2018 - 9:52 am
ATLANTA (AP) — One man in upstate New York sawed his AR-15 rifle into pieces and posted a video of it on Facebook. A woman in Connecticut did the same with her handgun. Not far from scene of the Florida high school shooting, another man brought his assault weapon to police and asked them to destroy...
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February 26, 2018 - 9:50 am
ATLANTA (AP) — A New York man has chopped up his AR-15 rifle and posted a video of it on Facebook. A woman in Connecticut did the same with her handgun. And near the Florida high school where a teenager with an AR-15 killed 17 people, another man brought his assault weapon to police to destroy. A...
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February 26, 2018 - 9:21 am
ATLANTA (AP) — A New York man has chopped up his AR-15 rifle posted a video of it on Facebook. A woman in Connecticut did the same with her handgun. And near the Florida high school where a teenager with an AR-15 killed 17 people, another man brought his assault weapon to police to destroy. A...
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