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Audit: Unit inspecting Mich. school buses understaffed
Review says state inspectors relied too heavily on school districts to say problems were fixed       
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Audit: Unit inspecting Michigan school buses understaffed
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) - An audit says the Michigan State Police division that inspects school buses is understaffed and has failed to ensure problems are fixed. The Michigan Office of the Auditor General looked at the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division, which keeps tabs on the condition of thousands of ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Michigan School bus Bus Kalamazoo Michigan Lansing Michigan School Michigan State University Truck
Bus-lorry collision in Chittagong leaves one dead, 25 injured
A man has been killed on the spot and at least 25 others injured after a collision between a bus and an octane-carrying lorry in Chittagong's Sitakunda.
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Bus trips off to rocky start for North Hills schools
North Hills School District administrators described it as the “perfect storm.”
43 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Bus Public transport Road High school Minibus Bus stop Bus transport School bus
5-year-old boy missed first day of school after being left on bus

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Another mistrial in HISD bus driver's sex abuse case
After deliberating for 15 hours, the jury could not reach a verdict in the case of a Houston ISD bus driver charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child and a mistrial was declared for the second time.
16 points by The Houston Chronicle | Jury Court Judge School bus Verdict Trial Not proven The Trial
Pa. boy, 5, misses 1st day of school after being left on bus
A 5-year-old Berks County boy missed his first day of kindergarten this week after he was left on a school bus for about four hours.
-1 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Berks County Pennsylvania School bus Abuse Broadsheet Bullying Left-wing politics Bus Amity Township Berks County Pennsylvania
Deputies: Charleston County school bus in hit-and-run
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Charleston County deputies are investigating after a school bus was involved in a hit-and-run accident. Sheriff's spokesman Major Eric Watson says the bus was taking students to West Ashley High School about 7 a.m. on Thursday when the bus was sideswiped by a dump truck that ...
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New law allows child patients to use marijuana oil at school
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) - Children with medical conditions that can be alleviated with marijuana oil no longer have to choose between going to school and taking their medicine. A bill being signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Jack Markell allows designated caregivers to possess and administer, and qualifying children ...
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St. Vrain school bus driver pleads guilty to careless driving 1 year after crash
A former St. Vrain Valley School District bus driver arrested last year on DUI, vehicular-assault and child-abuse charges following a crash west of Lyons pleaded guilty in Boulder District Court on Wednesday to careless driving.
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Start times moved up for 7 city schools affected by Liberty Bridge closure
The Pittsburgh Public Schools will adjust the Wednesday start times for seven schools to help lessen the traffic impact created by the emergency closure of the Liberty Bridge, according to an announcement made today by the district.
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Minor injuries when school bus runs onto bank of canal
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — A school bus carrying 34 students ran off a road and onto the bank of a drainage canal in the New Orleans suburb of Metairie.
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Missing 5-year-old found in bus, Omaha authorities say
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Omaha authorities say a missing 5-year-old boy has been found locked in a school bus. Samuel Van Tha Bik was found about 9 p.m. Wednesday, five hours after his scheduled release from classes at Field Club Elementary School. It's not clear whether the boy had any ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | English-language films School bus Bus Minibus Primary school Primary education The Washington Times Elementary school
Girl, 11, seriously hurt after struck by school bus in Brooklyn
A yellow school bus struck and seriously injured an 11-year-old girl as she crossed a Brooklyn street Wednesday afternoon, police said.
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Randallstown Elementary school bus crashes head-on Thursday morning
Two children suffered minor injuries when their school bus crashed head-on with another car Thursday morning in Randallstown, Baltimore County officials said. The bus was carrying 23 students to Randallstown Elementary School when it crashed shortly before 11 a.m. in the 3800 block of Offutt Road,...
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Teen charged with stealing school bus
LYNN HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida Panhandle teen is facing charges after stealing a school bus over the weekend. The Panama City News Herald (https://goo.gl/RCYi4a) reports that the 17-year-old boy was arrested Saturday night in the Bay Haven Charter Academy bus. Lynn Haven police say an officer ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Bus Florida Panhandle Weekend Workweek School bus Saturday Miles per hour Road
Birmingham woman charged with shoving child's teacher
Marci Lizabeth Gallison, who is accused of shoving a math teacher, was arraigned on misdemeanor assault and battery.        
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School bus rear-ended, no students aboard
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - Officials say no students were aboard a school bus that was rear-ended in Newport News. Media outlets report that the crash occurred around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday at Fort Eustis and Warwick boulevards and no injuries were reported. Michelle Price with Newport News schools says no ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Newport News Virginia High school Warwick County Virginia Fort Eustis Hampton Roads School bus James City County Virginia Virginia Peninsula
U46 bus drivers, teachers protest outsourcing proposals
School bus drivers and teachers in School District U46 joined together in their most visible attempt yet to show displeasure over talks of moving about half the bus routes to an outside busing provider. Jobs and student safety are at risk with a possible move, ralliers said Monday evening. Dozens...
309 points by Chicago Tribune | School bus Bus Education Minibus Road Buses
Police to monitor school buses after deadly Tennessee crash
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Police officers plan to follow and ride Hamilton County school buses at random after a bus crash killed six students in November. According to the Times Free Press (http://bit.ly/2jVDUla ), the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Hamilton County Sheriff's Office and Chattanooga Police announced plans Monday to ride ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Tennessee Chattanooga Tennessee English-language films Police Constable School bus Bus Vehicular homicide
Sloppy passenger wields knife against nobody in particular on bus
Cops yanked the armed man off the bus at Avenue J and E. 24th St. in Flatbush around 12:25 p.m., according to police.
28 points by Daily News | BMT Brighton Line School bus Minibus
New mom dies in fire, but saves her newborn
Straps baby into a car seat and drops her from second-floor window.       
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Challenge to possible driver strike moved to federal court
BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A school district's attempt to stop a possible bus driver strike is moving to federal court. The union representing drivers in Belmont authorized a strike Monday after rejecting the latest contract offer from First Student. Both sides hope for an agreement and met in Washington, D.C., ...
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Police investigating after preschooler left on bus
STAFFORD, Conn. (AP) - Police and the Connecticut Department of Children and Families are investigating after a preschooler was left on a school bus in Stafford. Police said the child was picked up Monday for a preschool session but fell asleep on the bus and never made it to the ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | School bus Bus Public transport Primary education Minibus English-language films Bus stop Birmingham
No bus driver strike, but school unit challenges possibility
PLAISTOW, N.H. (AP) - While there's no bus driver strike in New Hampshire and talks are scheduled to resume next week, one school administrative unit has filed an injunction request in court to challenge a possible strike. The union representing drivers in Belmont authorized a strike Monday after rejecting the ...
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Ladue school administrators, NAACP officials to meet
LADUE, Mo. (AP) - Officials with the Ladue School District and the St. Louis County chapter of the NAACP will meet Friday to discuss recent racial incidents at Ladue Horton Watkins High School. NAACP board member John Gaskin III told KMOV-TV (http://bit.ly/2fjMi7J ) that the district needs to find a ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | High school Donald Trump St. Louis Missouri Missouri Ladue Missouri School bus St. Louis County Missouri Ivana Trump
Search on for missing couple, 2 children in Washington state
MONTESANO, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state are searching remote logging roads for a missing couple and two of their four children.
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First Student bus drivers’ strike averted, for now
School bus drivers in a labor dispute with private company First Student aren’t walking off the job – at least not yet.After a “productive” meeting Wednesday in Washington D.C., Teamsters Union officials told the company that a strike, which the union authorized Monday, would be postponed at least...
2 points by Concord Monitor | New Hampshire High school Strike action Trade union School Gilmanton New Hampshire Teamsters School bus
LeBron James should look in mirror after Phil's 'posse' comment
LeBron James was quick to cast Phil Jackson as a racist for using a word that I and others feel is closer to “entourage” than “gang.”
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School bus with 54 students on board crashes with vehicle in East Dundee
Emergency officials responded to a crash Wednesday afternoon between a District 300 school bus and a vehicle at Van Buren Street and Barrington Avenue in East Dundee. "There were 54 students on board" when the crash happened, said Anthony McGinn, director of public relations and communication services...
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Jury selection almost finished in Ross Harris hot-car case
The Justin Ross Harris jury selection enters its second week, but the initial pool of jurors is nearly complete.
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Jury selection completed in hot car death trial

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How did a bus driver drop off a first grader at the wrong stop, miles from home?
Maniyah Hickman, 6, was riding the bus from her private school to her home in Cobbs Creek on Wednesday when the substitute driver made her get off at 13th and Courtland Streets in Logan - about nine miles from her home.
354 points by The Philadelphia Inquirer | Bus Public transport Minibus Telephone number West Philadelphia School bus Bus stop Telephone exchange
Police: Suburban NY teen displayed loaded gun on school bus
RAMAPO, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a 16-year-old threatened a younger student with a loaded gun during an argument on a suburban New York school bus. The Journal News (http://lohud.us/2cZNvBt ) says the incident occurred last Friday after classes at Ramapo (RAM'-uh-poh) High School. The teen was arrested Friday evening. ...
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2 kids among 3 dead in head-on collision with school bus

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Tuscaloosa city schools offering bus drivers $1,000 bonus
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Tuscaloosa city schools are offering $1,000 bonuses for new bus drivers. The Tuscaloosa News reports (http://bit.ly/2c6YYxf ) the city school board approved the bonuses Tuesday for all bus drivers hired within the next year. The move comes as the school system has updated its fleet with ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Tuscaloosa Alabama School bus Minibus High school The Tuscaloosa News English-language films Bus transport Teacher
Student recounts the moments before fatal Legacy High School bus crash
As a group of Legacy High School football players and their coaches rode a yellow school bus home Sunday evening from DIA, they suddenly found themselves off the paved surface of a road near the terminal and hurtling down the adjacent earth. The Adams County 12 Five Star Schools bus driver died and three Legacy High School coaches were seriously hurt in the crash.
-1 points by The Denver Post | School bus High school Bus Bus driver School Adams County Colorado School district Driver visibility
The Latest: Lanes open after bus crash at Denver airport
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a school bus at Denver International Airport (all times local):
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School bus carrying high school football players crashes in Denver, killing driver
Ed AdamczykDENVER, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- A bus carrying high school football players crashed as it left a Denver airport, killing the driver and injuring 15 students and three coaches, police said.
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Driver killed, 18 hurt in Denver airport bus crash
A school bus carrying high school football players veered off a roadway and slammed into a concrete pillar        
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Driver killed, 18 others hurt in school bus crash at Denver airport
A school bus carrying high school football players veered off a roadway and slammed into a concrete pillar on Sunday at Denver International Airport, killing the driver and injuring 18 passengers, some seriously.
10 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | High school Adams County Colorado United Airlines Colorado School bus World's busiest airports by passenger traffic Southwest Airlines American football
Driver killed, 18 hurt in Denver airport school bus crash
DENVER (AP) - A school bus carrying high school football players veered off a roadway and slammed into a concrete pillar at Denver International Airport, killing the driver and injuring 18 passengers, some seriously, officials said. The bus had just picked up team members from Legacy High School of suburban ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | High school Adams County Colorado United Airlines School bus Front Range Urban Corridor Colorado English-language films American football
Driver dies as bus carrying football team crashes
Denver police said several people were hospitalized with critical injuries from bus crash.         
278 points by Arizona Republic | Colorado United Airlines High school Denver International Airport High school football School bus Denver Team
Bus driver killed, several injured in crash at Denver airport
A bus driver was killed and several students injured when a school bus crashed at the Denver International Airport in Colorado.
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School bus driver killed, others injured in crash at airport
DENVER (AP) — A school bus driver was killed Sunday and several others were seriously injured after the bus veered off a roadway at Denver International Airport and crashed into a concrete pillar, police said.
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | School bus Hospital High school football United Airlines Colorado High school World's busiest airports by passenger traffic Driver visibility
School bus driver killed, others injured in crash at Denver airport
A school bus driver was killed Sunday and several others were seriously injured after the bus veered off a roadway at Denver International Airport and crashed into a concrete pillar, police said. The female driver died at the scene, police spokesman John White said. Her name and age have not been...
11 points by Los Angeles Times | School bus American football United Airlines High school Bus School High school football Driver visibility
Police: School bus driver dies in crash at Denver International Airport
DENVER (AP) - Police: School bus driver dies in crash at Denver International Airport.
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School bus crashes at Denver airport; at least 1 dead
Denver police say the driver of a school bus that crashed at Denver International Airport died at the scene. Police spokesman John White says the female bus driver died after the bus veered off a roadway Denver International Airport and crashed into a concrete wall. Authorities say that 17 to 20...
72 points by Chicago Tribune | School bus United Airlines Adams County Colorado High school Front Range Urban Corridor English-language films School World's busiest airports by passenger traffic
School bus crashes at Denver airport; several are injured
DENVER (AP) - Denver police say several people were taken to a hospital in critical condition after a school bus crashed at Denver International Airport. Airport officials reported the crash of an Adams 12 Five Star Schools bus at 3:18 p.m., the Denver Channel reports (http://bit.ly/2cBPSdC.) An official with DIA ...
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The Latest: School bus crashes at airport; several injured
DENVER (AP) - The Latest on the crash of a school bus at Denver International Airport (all times local): 4:56 p.m. Denver police say several people were taken to a hospital in critical condition after a school bus veered off a roadway Denver International Airport and crashed into a concrete ...
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