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Students planned to gather in prayer and in support of one another on the football field of a Pittsburgh-area high school where classes were scheduled to resume Wednesday, a week after a mass stabbing.
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Rescue boats and helicopters scrambled to pluck passengers, most of them high school students, from a ferry as it slowly sank off the southwest coast of South Korea early Wednesday.
South Korea coast guard police officers work to rescue passengers from a South Korean passenger ship, at Mokpo Coast Guard in Mokpo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
A South Korean passenger ship carrying more than 470 people, including many high school students, is sinking off the country's southern coast Wednesday after sending a distress call, officials said.
Mark Mautone, a special education teacher who leads the Hoboken Public School District's Applied Behavior Analysis Program for children with autism at the Wallace Elementary School, has been named the Hudson County Teacher of the Year.
California Highway Patrol Multidisciplinary Accident Investigation Team Lt. Scott Fredrick, center right, speaks at a news conference in Willows, Calif., Friday, April 11, 2014.
Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino and Sharefest have launched an assistance fund for the families affected by last week's bus crash that killed five Los Angeles Unified School District students and injured several others.
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Four college courses will courses will be offered to juniors and seniors at Ocean Springs High School this fall.
The House of Representatives will consider a bill later this week to create a state Autism Commission and develop a training program to help school districts and teachers educate students with autism and keep them in regular classrooms, whenever possible.
In 22 years at the Miami-Dade Police Department, Lt. Ralph Mata broke up major gangs, supervised an airport canine unit that sniffed out drug smugglers and investigated police wrongdoing.
There's only a month to go before the North Carolina legislature reconvenes in Raleigh and more ideas are floating around to improve public school pay beyond just the youngest teachers.
Teachers will return to work Monday at Franklin Regional School District in Murrysville.
The man accused of killing three people Sunday in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the... A federal judge is expected to issue what could be the most sweeping ruling yet for gay marriage in Ohio by ordering the state to ... (more)
A group of firefighters stand next to burning homes as a forest fire rages towards urban areas in the city of Valparaiso, Chile, Sunday April 13, 2014.
But at a time when most high school students are spending their free time socializing, the 16-year-old Streamwood High School junior slips through the music room and into a quiet, tiny room with a few chairs and walls lined with foam.