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Police: Fulton school lock down was due to threat from parent

UPDATE, 5:21 p.m.: The Fulton Police Department confirmed it received a call from Fulton Middle School just before 11 a.m. Monday morning in reference to a man allegedly coming to the school and armed with a gun

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Ga. teacher under fire for 'slave game'

It's either a unique teaching tool, or a demeaning take on America's darkest chapter.

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Police: Student killed in fight on Cornell campus

One Ithaca College student was killed and another was injured after being stabbed during a "large fight" on the nearby Cornell University campus early Sunday in Ithaca, New York, officials from both schools said.

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Trigger warnings, safe spaces: School's back in session

If it's been a while since you went to college, or you tend to avoid Internet shouting matches, you may have missed the latest debate roiling higher education in recent years.

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Courts leave transgender rules in limbo as school begins

Students returning to school this fall are likely to face some confusion as school boards struggle with the issue of access to bathrooms for transgender individuals.

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This Week with Larry Linthacum

Students and staff at Jefferson City Public Schools are wrapping up their second full week of class for the 2016-17 school year.

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School: 'Stop White People' event was 'ironic'

Binghamton University officials have come forward with an explanation after a student-led Resident Assistant program called #StopWhitePeople2K16 nearly cause the internet to explode with anger.

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World's best students are turning their backs on Britain

Britain is quickly losing its charm for some of the world's brightest talent.

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