High School Horror: Oregon shooter brought AR-15 rifle on bus

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Oregon police have identified the gunman in the Reynolds High School shooting as Jared Michael Patchett, a 15-year-old freshman at the school.

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Hero teacher who talked down New Mexico school shooter credited with saving lives

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Officials praised social studies teacher John Masterson for his bravery after he “allowed the gun to be pointed right at him so there would be no more young kids hurt.”

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Four students hurt after shooting at New Mexico middle school, suspect in custody

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A gunman opened fire Tuesday morning at a New Mexico middle school, authorities said. At least four children were taken to the hospital, two in critical condition.

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Shooting reported at New Mexico middle school

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Colorado high school shooting victim Claire Davis dies

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The 17-year-old senior who was in a coma after being shot point-blank at a Colorado high school last week died Saturday with her family at her side, hospital officials said. 

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Did Colorado shooter have a bigger plan? Ominous markings found written on arm

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Karl Pierson, 18, who shot one student and killed himself at Arapahoe High School last week, wrote a Latin phrase meaning “the die has been cast” along with numbers and letters on his arm, officials said.

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Details about Colorado school shooting, including victim, emerge

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Sheriff Grayson Robinson identified the female student who was critically wounded in the shooting as Claire Esther Davis, 17, a senior at Arapahoe High School. She suffered major head trauma and remains in critical condition.

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Gunman kills self at Colorado high school; two other students shot

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Colorado shooting: Student was targeting teacher before wounding 2, killing himself

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A male gunman looking for a specific teacher opened fire Friday at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo., seriously wounding a fellow student before killing himself, authorities said.

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BREAKING: Police responding to reports of a shooting at Arapahoe High School in Colorado

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Six in custody after three students shot near Pittsburgh high school

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Six people were in police custody after three students were shot near a Pittsburgh school just as students were streaming home for the day, authorities said.

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Three shot outside Pittsburgh high school — one to three shooters sought

A Pittsburgh high school was locked down and police were seeking as many as three gunmen after three people were shot outside the school just as students were streaming home for the day, authorities said.

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'Our hero': When danger hits schools, teachers earn top marks for bravery

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Another school shooting, this time in Nevada, sadly spotlights a teacher, Mike Landsberry, who gave his life to save students. Here are more stories of educators who took action.

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'Put the gun in my hand': Student tells of how hero teacher tried to disarm shooter in Nevada

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Sparks, Nev., middle-schooler Jose Cazares recalls how Mike Landsberry, 45, a national guardsman and former Marine, tried to calm 12-year-old gunman before being shot dead.

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'The teacher fell and everybody ran away':  Two dead after Nevada school shooting

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A student apparently opened fire at a Nevada middle school Monday, killing a teacher and wounding two boys, authorities said. The shooter was left dead.

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