4 Philadelphia teens shot in drive-by near high school

4 Philadelphia teens shot in drive-by near high school

PHILADELPHIA — Four students were wounded in an apparent shooting shortly after their Philadelphia high school let out early Wednesday morning, a city schools spokesman said. City police said a 15-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder and thigh, a 15-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder, a 16-year-old boy suffered a facial wound and … Read more

Inside the investigation into who killed 4 college students in Moscow, Idaho

Inside the investigation into who killed 4 college students in Moscow, Idaho

Moscow, Idaho CNN — Nine days after the killings of four college students who attended the University of Idaho, police have not arrested any suspects but are “certainly making progress,” according to an outside public information officer. “It takes a while to piece together and piece together that whole timeline of events and the picture … Read more

University of Idaho student slaying: Investigators have interviewed 90 people

University of Idaho student slaying: Investigators have interviewed 90 people

Moscow, Idaho CNN — Authorities are scheduled to provide an update Wednesday afternoon on the fatal stabbing of four University of Idaho students as police review what could be key video evidence and more than 700 tips that have come in in the 10 days since the bodies was found. Since investigators opened a video … Read more

Brandeis University bus crash: One person killed in rollover near Massachusetts campus

Brandeis University bus crash: One person killed in rollover near Massachusetts campus

CNN — One person was killed in a bus rollover accident late Saturday, according to Brandeis University. The accident involved Brandeis’ Boston-Cambridge shuttle and happened on South Street near the Brandeis campus in Waltham, Mass., the school said. “We understand that local EMS transported 27 people, most of whom are Brandeis students, to area hospitals,” … Read more

Moscow, Idaho: Community deals with fear amid unsolved murders of four college students

Moscow, Idaho: Community deals with fear amid unsolved murders of four college students

CNN — A new and disturbing way of life has hit the small college town of Moscow, Idaho, in the days since four college students were murdered near their campus. Police presence has multiplied, students have fled in droves, and community members are plagued with fear and anxiety as the case remains unsolved. The city … Read more

Student loan relief: Biden administration notifies approved applicants as program remains tied up in courts

Student loan relief: Biden administration notifies approved applicants as program remains tied up in courts

CNN — The Biden administration began notifying individuals approved for federal student loans on Saturday, though the future of that relief remains in limbo after lower courts blocked the program nationwide. The Department of Education began sending emails to borrowers who have been approved for federal student loan relief, explaining that recent legal challenges have … Read more

GOP Wins College Educators and Minority Voters in Slim House Pickup

GOP Wins College Educators and Minority Voters in Slim House Pickup

Making modest gains in House seats this year, Republicans drew more support from minority and college-educated voters than in other recent elections, chipping away at key pillars of the Democratic coalition in ways that could better position the party for the next election. Republicans narrowed the Democratic advantage among Latino voters, black voters and white … Read more

University of Idaho student deaths: Victims ‘probably asleep’ before being attacked, police say

University of Idaho student deaths: Victims ‘probably asleep’ before being attacked, police say

CNN — The four University of Idaho students found stabbed multiple times in their off-campus home were “likely” asleep before they were attacked, police in Moscow, Idaho, said in an update Friday night. In the update posted on Facebook, authorities released several new details about the gruesome killings that left the university community in shock … Read more

Who is Hakeem Jeffries, the Democrat seeking to succeed Nancy Pelosi

Who is Hakeem Jeffries, the Democrat seeking to succeed Nancy Pelosi

CNN — New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries launched his bid for Democratic leadership in the House of Representatives on Friday, a historic move in which he would succeed Speaker Nancy Pelosi after two decades leading congressional Democrats. If elected, Jeffries, a progressive, would become the first black lawmaker to lead a party in Congress. He … Read more