Sixth grade girl opens fire at middle school in Idaho, injuring three

Sixth grade girl opens fire at middle school in Idaho, injuring three

(RIGBY, Idaho) -- A female middle school student opened fire on classmates in Rigby, Idaho, on Thursday, officials said. Two students and one adult were injured, police said. The adult was treated and released from Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, while the two students -- one girl and one boy…
Asian hate incident data shows discrimination skyrocketing in pandemic: Report

Asian hate incident data shows discrimination skyrocketing in pandemic: Report

(NEW YORK) -- Hate incidents against Asian and Pacific Islanders in the United States are continuing to skyrocket during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released Thursday by a national coalition battling the problem. The latest data from the group Stop AAPI Hate shows that 6,603 hate incidents against…
California mayor offers scholarship raffle for vaccinated teens

California mayor offers scholarship raffle for vaccinated teens

(LANCASTER, Calif.) -- The mayor of Lancaster, California, is offering a raffle for scholarships, including a grand prize of $10,000, for teens who get the COVID-19 vaccine. The raffle is the city’s effort to combat vaccine hesitancy among young people as the state reports declining vaccinations over the last few…
Sister of Colorado woman allegedly killed by husband: ‘I pray for him’

Sister of Colorado woman allegedly killed by husband: ‘I pray for him’

(NEW YORK) -- A Colorado husband charged in the murder of his missing wife is due to make his first court appearance on Thursday. Suzanne Morphew's husband, 53-year-old Barry Morphew, was taken into custody on Wednesday on charges of first-degree murder, tampering with physical evidence and attempt to influence a…
Authorities arrest man accused of stealing 100 vials of COVID-19 vaccine

Authorities arrest man accused of stealing 100 vials of COVID-19 vaccine

(NEW YORK) -- A man has been arrested for allegedly stealing 100 vials of a COVID-19 vaccine and other property in Washington state, authorities said. The burglary happened last week at a dental office in Purdy, about 30 miles southwest of Seattle. The owner called 911 in the early morning…