415,000 punished for discipline violations in 2016

However, I do think theres a sea change coming in the perception of video games. Game interfaces are going to make their way into business and social interactions. I covered some of my thoughts on this in my Long Now Foundation talk last August. Theres an entire generation that underwent a decade of training with FPS interfaces, and its a form of techno-literacy that the armed forces (among others) are taking very seriously. Controlling real-world machinery or processes is a likely application.According to the arrest affidavit, married couple Charles and Sarah Newcomb were interviewed separately but shared essentially the same details with the officer: after leaving a Taco Bell, they were followed by a male in a white Chevy who was using “a siren that sounded like a child’s toy.” The vehicle pulled up next to the passenger side of the Newcomb car, at which point the Chevy’s driver pointed a black handgun (which both described as a small, black, pistol-type gun) in their direction and said, “You ran two stop signs.” Mr. Newcomb drove away, but the white Chevy continued to follow them. […]

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Sun Yu beats Olympic champ Marin in women' s BWF superseries finals

We cant even bury her now, Ms. Lamprecht said. We cant make funeral arrangements. We dont know if the police will hold her body. She didnt deserve this. None of the family deserved this.

At around 2:00 a.m. that same morning, a man called 911 to report that he heard something that sounded like children crying. The sound was coming from the area of Tooele’s North Lake Elementary School. The caller went to investigate the sound and witnessed three juveniles attacking a couple of goats.

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Kenya to collar lions to enhance their protection

Schwenker explained to Allen that Barkley (heh) was a service dog and was allowed in public places by federal law. She even offered to show Allen her permit for the dog. But as surveillance footage shows, Allen wasn’t interested and followed Schwenker around the store berating her.PLYMOUTH, MN – Police say David Vanzo took his dead mother on a taxi ride to the bank so he could withdraw cash from her bank account.

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Turkey to set up 10,000 tents for Aleppo refugees

Never seems to fail whenever we have child abuse stories on Dreamin’ Demon that there is at least one person who thought something was going on and does nothing about it. This, despite the fact there is a child abuse hotline for every state. People, it’s impossible for authorities to help an abused child if they are not aware a child is being abused. If you suspect abuse, pick up the damn phone so they can intervene before a child’s brain is scrambled, not after.That makes two stories on the front page involving two young girls who were killed by a teen, and the teen’s mothers turning them in. What are the odds? […]

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Sri Lanka declares mourning day for ex-PM

Mary Gaspar admitted to police that she got angry with her boyfriend, FIU senior tight end Jonnu Smith, for not paying enough attention to her.LONG BEACH, California – Last Tuesday, five Polytechnic High School boys, reportedly members of the football and basketball teams, inappropriately touched two freshman girls during lunch. They are accused of surrounding two ninth-grade girls near the high school’s student store and touching their breasts, buttocks and privates. The five were arrested individually last week, and now face misdemeanor sexual battery charges. Three of boys have been suspended for five days and two others will be sent to alternative schools. “These students are facing some significant disciplinary measures for it,’ Chris Eftychiou, spokesman for the Long Beach Unified School District said. “We don’t turn a blind eye to that sort of thing.” Poly Co-Principal Victor Jarels sent a letter to parents Monday informing them about the incident and noting that the school is arranging sexual harassment sensitivity training for freshman boys.

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Guardiola: Messi another level to Cristiano Ronaldo

WESTON, W.Va. – A 3-year-old girl has been missing since Saturday and the outcome is not looking like it will be a good one.Earlier last month, another teacher at the center was busted after police learned he had been carrying on with a female student. Kahlil Hopkins, 31, was charged with sexual assault, corruption of minors and unlawful contact with a minor after the 16-year-old student reported that she had been sexually assaulted by an employee at the school. She later identified the employee as Kahlil.

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