school safety and security

Students start fire to stop police in Hong Kong

Protesters set fire to the entrance of Hong Kong's Polytechnic University early Monday in a last ditch attempt to stop riot police from entering, as the siege of the heavily fortified campus entered its second day.

Florida school officials save student's life

M.J. Crumity was just an ordinary eighth-grade boy playing dodgeball in his gym class in Florida on October 1 when his pacemaker quit working. What happened next was extraordinary.

Columbine High School plans to enhance security

Columbine High School in Colorado -- where two students killed 12 classmates and one teacher before dying by suicide 20 years ago -- will not be torn down and rebuilt, according to a statement issued Wednesday by Superintendent Jason Glass of Jeffco Public Schools.