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At least three dead and six injured in US school shooting.

At least three people were killed and six others wounded on Tuesday in a shooting at a high school in Oxford, Michigan, and a student was quickly taken into custody, law enforcement authorities said.

The shooting at Oxford High School, about 55 km north of Detroit, which was reported shortly before 5pm Irish time, drew a massive response from law enforcement and emergency personnel, the Oakland County Sheriff’s office said.

“We have one suspected shooter in custody along with a handgun,” the sheriff’s office said in a statement. “We do not believe there are any other at this time.”

Undersheriff Michael McCabe told reporters at the scene that the suspect was a 15-year-old sophomore at the school who used a semi-automatic handgun. A teacher was among the wounded, he said.

“He fired multiple shots, I can tell you that,” Mr McCabe said.

Mr McCabe said law enforcement personnel were still searching the school, which was placed on lockdown when the shooting started. – Reuters

England's Children’s Commissioner expresses concerns for children's attendance in schools.

England's Children’s Commissioner expresses concerns for children's attendance in schools.

England's Children's Commissioner, Rachel de Souza, has expressed her concerns for children's attendance in schools. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Instagram: For more cont...

Hard to detect omicron offshoot BA.2 spreads rapidly in Europe - DW News

Hard to detect omicron offshoot BA.2 spreads rapidly in Europe - DW News

Governments around the world are tracking the spread of what is considered to be an offshoot of the omicron variant. Scientists have labelled it 'BA.2'. It's nicknamed 'the stealth variant' because it's more difficult to detect. And it has become ...

South African doctors fear new COVID variants could evolve in untreated HIV population.

South African doctors fear new COVID variants could evolve in untreated HIV population.

South Africa's Omicron COVID wave is passing but scientists fear patients with untreated HIV are more vulnerable to the virus. It is also feared new variants of concern could evolve and be transmitted by those with weakened immune systems. SUBSCRI...

Sky News Breakfast: Tory MP claims she was sacked over her 'Muslimness'.

Sky News Breakfast: Tory MP claims she was sacked over her 'Muslimness'.

On Sky News Breakfast with Niall Paterson on Sunday, January 23 2022: - The government is facing calls for an inquiry after Tory MP Nusrat Ghani claims she lost her ministerial job after being told her faith was "making people uncomfortable" - Bri...

In full: Trevor Phillips on Sunday

In full: Trevor Phillips on Sunday

On this week's show, Trevor Phillips talks to Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab, Shadow Attorney General Emily Thornberry and former Prime Minister Gordon Brown about the Ukraine crisis and Boris Johnson's embattled leadership. SUBSCRIBE to our Y...

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Tom Homan: Biden’s border policies are not humane

Tom Homan: Biden’s border policies are not humane

Fox News contributor Tom Homan reacts to the death of Texas DPS special agent Anthony Salas following a car crash while attempting to arrest six migrants and weighs in on the impacts of Biden’s border policy. TOM HOMAN: "And Joe Biden comes in off...