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California boy, 11, fatally shoots self during online class

An 11-year-old California boy has died after shooting himself during a Zoom distance-learning class while his microphone and camera were off.
December 2, 2020, 10:43 PM

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Idaho broadband access expanded using federal pandemic funds

Idaho residents will have increased access to broadband service following a state investment of nearly $50 million in federal coronavirus recovery funds.
December 2, 2020, 4:57 PM

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Editorial Roundup: Florida

December 2, 2020, 2:56 PM

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Cyberattack forces large Alabama school system to close

One of Alabama’s largest public school systems is closed because of what officials are calling a computer cyberattack.
December 2, 2020, 2:46 PM

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Hacker who stole information from Nintendo sentenced

A computer hacker who stole information from Nintendo and was also caught with child pornography on his computer was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison.
December 2, 2020, 1:07 PM

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Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

December 2, 2020, 9:38 AM

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Students sue Georgia’s university system over tuition, fees

Students who took online classes at the University of Georgia and the Georgia Institute of Technology due to the pandemic are now seeking a return of some tuition and fees.
December 2, 2020, 9:10 AM

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School district spammed as students receive racist emails

Officials say public high school students in one Florida county received more than eight million racist emails with “disgusting” messages.
December 2, 2020, 6:22 AM