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Chicago Teens Take Lead on Gun Violence at Home, Nationally

Alexis Willis, center, and other high school students from Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood hold an anti-violence sign during a march in their neighborhood in March. Willis’ 16-year-old cousin was shot and killed in Chicago three weeks after the demonstration. —Martha Irvine/AP Chicago At his desk at North Lawndale College Prep ...

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Wyoming school district begins search for firearms trainers

CODY, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming school district will begin looking for firearms trainers to instruct qualified and selected teachers who will be allowed to carry concealed guns on campuses. The Cody Enterprise reports the Cody School District board approved a request for proposals Tuesday to start accepting training offers. ...

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Smart luggage firms close because of airline battery rules

Image copyright Raden Two smart luggage firms have closed in May, with both blaming changes to airline policies regarding how lithium batteries can be taken on board planes. Raden and Bluesmart said the changes, by several major airlines in December 2017, had made business impossible. The new rules meant that ...

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US mugshot website owners face criminal charges

Image copyright wademcmillan Image caption Photos are typically taken soon after people are arrested The four alleged owners of a website which publishes photos of people taken soon after they have been arrested, have been arrested themselves. The alleged owners of the mugshots.com website have been accused of extortion and ...

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