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8 June, 2018 5:09 PM U.S. children learn ‘lockdown rhyme’ at school

It is intended to be sung to the ‘Twinkle, Twinkle’ tune The mother of a five-year-old girl in the U.S. shared a picture of a rhyme that teaches toddlers how to prepare for a mass shooting. Georgy Cohen shared the picture of the rhyme on Twitter. Within 24 hours, there were over 18,000 retweets. The “Lockdown” poem is intended to be sung to the tune of “Twinkle 55

11 May, 2018 6:13 PM At Least 1 Injured In School Shooting Near Los Angeles: Report

The Los Angeles County Sheriff said one suspect had been detained "regarding the person with a gun" at Highland High School in Palmdale, 65 kilometers north of downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles: Police in California arrested a man after reports of shootings at two schools near Los Angeles on Friday, the local sheriff's department and education officials 53

8 April, 2018 7:36 PM Kollywood’s show of solidarity

Film fraternity extends support to Cauvery, anti-Sterlite agitations Several top stars and members of the Tamil film fraternity held a silent protest meeting in Valluvar Kottam on Sunday, urging the Centre to constitute the Cauvery Management Board. The film industry also extended its support to the ongoing agitation against the Sterlite copper plant 95

8 April, 2018 1:37 PM Trump threatens to retaliate on Syria for chemical weapons attack

U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will have a “big price to pay” for launching a deadly chemical weapons attack on civilians, and blamed Iran and Russian President Vladimir Putin for backing “animal Assad.” “Many dead, including women and children, in mindless CHEMICAL attack in Syria. Area of atrocity is in lockdown 43

20 March, 2018 5:21 PM Maryland high school on lockdown after shooting

 A Maryland high school was on lockdown following a shooting on Tuesday morning. Maryland: A Maryland high school was on lockdown following a shooting on Tuesday morning, the local school district said in a statement, but the incident has since been "contained." The shooting took place at Great Mills High School in St. Mary`s County, and it was not clear 106

4 March, 2018 3:13 AM Gunman arrested for suicide attempt in front of White House

WASHINGTON: The authorities on Sunday confirmed the death of the gunman, who had shot himself in front of the White House on Saturday. The gunman has been identified by the Secret service and the Metropolitan Police Department, but his name has not been disclosed citing security reasons. The Secret service, deployed to ensure the safety of White House 72

1 March, 2018 5:30 AM Suspect cornered in classroom after shooting in US

WASHINGTON: A suspect, believed to be a teacher, was taken into custody on Wednesday after police responded to a report of shooting at a high school in Dalton, US state of Georgia. "DPD (Dalton Police Department) on the scene at the report of shot or shots fired at Dalton High. NO CHILDREN ARE INJURED OR IN DANGER," Dalton Police tweeted. "There is a barricaded 63

15 February, 2018 7:24 PM Accused Florida high school gunman charged with 17 murders

A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from his Florida high school was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. Parkland: A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from his Florida high school was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday after authorities say he unleashed one of the deadliest school shootings in US history 83

18 October, 2017 4:32 PM 3 Killed In Shooting At Business Park In Maryland. Hunt On For Suspect

Three people were killed and two others wounded in a shooting at a business park in Harford County, Maryland, authorities said. A Harford County Sheriff official called it a "targeted" attack and said they were looking for a suspect who was driving a black 2000 Chevy Acadia with Delaware tags. All five of those who were shot are employees of the Advanced 41

15 October, 2017 3:40 AM US: Virginia State University on lockdown after shooting in campus

University police tweeted on Saturday night, "Shooting on Campus - VSU is on lockdown. Avoid the area. Updates to follow." A second tweet said police were still on the scene, the campus remains on lockdown and to continue to avoid the area. The university's website says the Petersburg, Virginia school was celebrating the final day of it homecoming 54