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  • There have been 15 school shootings in US so far this year

    Nineteen weeks into 2019, there have already been 15 school shootings in the U.S. in which someone was hurt or killed. They have occurred across the country, from Georgia to California, at elementary, middle and high schools and on college and university campuses. Since there is no single definition for what qualifies as a school shooting, CNN set the following parameters: The shooting must involve at least one person being shot (not including the shooter). The shooting must occur on school...

  • 75% of US school districts report student meal debt

    From college applications to bullying to drills for possible school shootings, students already have enough on their plate without having to worry about affording lunch. After a Rhode Island school district recently prompted public outcry for giving cold meals to students who hadn't paid for lunches, yogurt company Chobani stepped in to relieve some of the financial pressure. But Warwick Public Schools, which said it cracked down after accumulating $77,000 in lunch debt, was not alone in its...

  • Here are the best hotel rooms in the world, according to Forbes Travel Guide

    The list was compiled from data used to designate Forbes Travel Guide's annual four- and five-star properties.