Education

Parents wait for news of students at the Belmont High School in Los Angeles Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (Damian Dovarganes)
February 01, 2018 - 7:42 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A girl believed to be 12 years old opened fire Thursday in a middle school classroom, critically wounding one classmate and injuring three others, authorities said. Police arrested the girl and recovered a gun after the shooting that happened just before 9 a.m. at Salvador B...
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Parents wait for news of students at the Belmont High School in Los Angeles Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (Damian Dovarganes)
February 01, 2018 - 5:29 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student believed to be 12 years old, authorities said. A 15-year-old boy hit in the head was transported to a trauma center in critical...
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Los Angeles Policecordon off the Belmont High School in Los Angeles Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
February 01, 2018 - 4:57 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a Los Angeles school shooting (all times local): 1:48 p.m. Doctors say the most seriously injured victim of a Los Angeles middle school shooting has a good medical prognosis. The teenage boy was brought to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center in critical condition...
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Steve Wynn's name is boarded over at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. The university has announced plans to distance itself from casino mogul Wynn and comedian Bill Cosby in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against both men. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
February 01, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The University of Pennsylvania announced Thursday that it will remove casino mogul Steve Wynn's name from a campus plaza and revoke honorary degrees given to him and comedian Bill Cosby in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against both men. The school's president...
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Parents wait for news of students at the Belmont High School in Los Angeles Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (Damian Dovarganes)
February 01, 2018 - 3:26 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student believed to be 12 years old, authorities said. A 15-year-old boy hit in the head was transported to a trauma center in critical...
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FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2017 file photo, first year students tour the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., a week after a white nationalist rally took place on campus. A group that monitors extremism in the U.S. says white supremacists brought their messages to college campuses in a surging number of cases last school year. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
February 01, 2018 - 2:30 pm
White supremacist groups have targeted college campuses in surging numbers since President Donald Trump's election, emboldened by political and racial tensions over immigration and other issues, according to a group that monitors extremism and bigotry. The Anti-Defamation League issued a report...
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February 01, 2018 - 2:29 pm
College campuses are seeing a surge in activity by white supremacists. That's according to the Anti-Defamation League, a group that monitors extremism in the U.S. In a report released Thursday, the group says fliers, banners and stickers with white supremacist messages were found on college and...
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February 01, 2018 - 2:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The University of Pennsylvania has announced plans to distance itself from casino mogul Steve Wynn and comedian Bill Cosby in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against both men. The college on Thursday said it will revoke Wynn's honorary degree and remove his name from...
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February 01, 2018 - 2:23 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Twenty-two years after a state takeover, Newark officially regained control of its schools Thursday, a milestone hailed by local officials as the beginning of a new era for the state's largest city. Mayor Ras Baraka, a former school principal and son of late poet and activist...
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Los Angeles Policecordon off the Belmont High School in Los Angeles Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot and wounded, one critically, inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
February 01, 2018 - 1:56 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a Los Angeles school shooting (all times local): ___ 11 a.m. Students at middle and high schools in Los Angeles middle are subject to daily random searches for weapons using metal-detector wands. The Los Angeles Unified School District has a policy that requires...
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