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Pennsylvania school wants to arm students with rocks to protect them against active shooters

Schools nationwide are debating President Trump’s call to arm teachers and security guards with guns – while one Pennsylvania school is getting attention for its last line of defense.

Marine Corps adopts new puppy mascot: ‘He’s a great puppy and new recruit’

Just in time for National Puppy Day.

Doctor says pledge may have lived if help was called sooner

A forensic pathologist testified Friday that injuries that killed a Penn State fraternity pledge last year might not have been fatal if fraternity members had summoned help more quickly.

Tails of a dog walker: Meet Aretha, the West Highland Terrier who hates walks

Dog walkers are the unsung heroes of neighborhoods nationwide, and boy, do they have stories to tell.

The Latest: Bombing victim accepted at Oberlin before death

The Latest on the investigation of Austin’s serial bomber (all times local): 11 a.m.

UN: Conflict key cause of 124 million hungry who could die

The head of the U.N. food agency says the number of people around the world in danger of dying unless they get food urgently surged to 124 million last year — mainly because “people won’t stop shooting at each other.”

Cyprus’ British base police say ‘huge’ drop in bird trapping

Authorities at British military bases in Cyprus say a yearlong crackdown on illegal bird poaching has resulted in a “huge” drop in the number of poachers operating inside the bases’ territory.

British Airways employee accused of raping senior flight attendant during stop in Singapore: report

A British Airways crew member was reportedly arrested on suspicion of raping one of the airline’s female flight attendants during a layover in Singapore.

Florida ‘hot cop’ will reportedly appear on ‘Survivor’

Officer Daniel Rengering of the Gainesville Police Department in Florida will be a contestant on the next season of “Survivor,” reports say.

BET boots journalist from Michelle Obama conference

The BET Network booted a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist from its conference for publishing a Q&A with Michelle Obama sparking a social media storm.