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Getting Run Out of the Newspaper Business, and Other Good News

Jim Thomsen | Posted 02.09.2014 | Small Business
Jim Thomsen

But I surprised myself. But I didn't cry. I didn't kick anything. I didn't steal light bulbs or toilet paper or toner cartridges. Instead, as I walked past the cubicles that comprised my second home, I felt the last thing I expected to feel: pity. Not for me, but for them.

Victim Suing School District Over 3rd Grader's Backpack Shooting

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

SEATTLE -- The family of a young Washington state girl severely injured when a gun in a classmate's backpack went off filed a $10 million claim agains...

9-Year-Old Boy In Washington School Shooting Tells Court 'I'm Sorry'

HuffPost Crime | Buck Wolf | Posted 08.15.2012 | Crime

The 9-year-old boy who took a handgun to school that accidentally discharged, seriously injuring a third grade classmate, told a Washington court, "I'...

Arrest Warrant Issued For Mother Of 9-Year-Old Boy Accused In School Shooting

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 05.05.2012 | Crime

SEATTLE — Saying that she left firearms unsecured around her house, authorities issued an arrest warrant Monday for the mother of the 9-year-old...

Washington School Shooting: Prosecutor Seeks Probation For 9-Year-Old Boy

AP | Posted 02.25.2012 | Crime

BREMERTON, Wash. -- A Washington state prosecutor says his office will seek probation and treatment for a 9-year-old boy who took to school a gun that...

Father: 'My Kid Made A Mistake' In School Shooting

AP | By MANUEL VALDES | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

SEATTLE -- Prosecutors are expecting the police investigation into a shooting at a Washington elementary school to include a harder look into what rol...

3rd Grader In Critical Condition After Washington School Shooting

AP | MANUEL VALDES and GENE JOHNSON | Posted 04.24.2012 | Education

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. — Crying and wearing an orange jail jumpsuit, a frightened 9-year-old boy accused of accidentally shooting a classmate sat b...

8-Year-Old Student Shot At Washington Elementary School

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 04.23.2012 | Education

SEATTLE — An 8-year-old girl was in critical condition Wednesday after she was shot in the abdomen at her elementary school near Seattle, and on...