A Florida middle school principal has been suspended after a decision to administer an unannounced lock down drill that had the school’s SRO officer and a patrol officer going door to door brandishing firearms. The incident drew national attention and a tidal wave of criticism as a number of students were said to have been terribly frightened by the armed men – believing that they were under siege and claiming that during the procedure guns were pointed directly at them. Get statements from the local police chief, the school board and outraged parents about the incident.
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Utah, which is having a hard time getting a hold of the drugs necessary for lethal injection, is considering switching back to guns for its executions. The state last shot a man in the name of justice in 2010.
Shortly after midnight last night, a gunman opened fire in a library at Florida State University, wounding three students before the shooter was killed by police. Another student is lucky he wasn’t one of those wounded, or even killed, after he discovered one of the gunman’s bullets lodged in his backpack after puncturing two books he had just checked out from the library.
An Arizona mother-of-three has been charged with child abuse after her 10-month-old son was rushed to the hospital after being given an adult sleep aid. The toxicology report revealed nicotine poisoning as well, and the doctor’s evaluation of how that is believed to have happened is particularly disturbing.
CNN’s Don Lemon interviewed Bill Cosby rape accuser Joan Tarshis last night. While doing so he provided a tip on how to avoid oral sex that appeared so insensitive and thoughtless that many folks via social media are now calling for him to be fired.
Australian news anchor Karl Stefanovic isn’t just reporting the news, he’s making it. Stefanovic recently revealed he’s been wearing the exact same suit every single day for a year and no one commented or even seemed to notice!
Shanesha Taylor, the unemployed single mom who made headlines in March after she was arrested for leaving her two sons in a hot car while she went in for a job interview, is once again facing felony abuse charges after failing to put $40,000 of more than $140,000 in donations raised in a trust fund for her kids. Among the things Shanesha has reportedly spent donations on instead is her “baby daddy’s rap album.”
One of the most iconic musicians of all time, Bob Marley, will now be the face of the world’s first “global brand of marijuana.” Read the official press release about Marley Natural including the Marley family’s defense of the product and the investor’s belief that it will spearhead the end of marijuana prohibition in what they estimate to be a $150 billion dollar global market.
Like a lot of kids his age, Jayden Wilson loves him some Spider-Man. Like a lot of dads, Jayden’s father Mike Wilson wanted to go above and beyond to surprise him for his 5th birthday party. Mike did that and then some as his roof top leap as the comic book hero left his son speechless. See the wonderful moment and then learn of Jayden’s cancer diagnosis that inspired the father to create the video in hopes of helping out his son.
Jaden and Willow Smith are teenagers (16 and 14 respectively), but according to them, they’ve already got life figured out. In an interview with T Magazine to promote their new albums, they explain time, why they think school is pointless, and their grandiose plans for the future.