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Wrap-up of news stories taken from the day's local headlines.

Today with Dr. Kaye: 6th grade girl injures 3 in Idaho school shooting


BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) — Idaho officials say a sixth grade girl brought a gun to her middle school on Thursday and injured 3 people before being disarmed by a teacher. 

According to Jefferson County Sheriff Steve Anderson, the student pulled a handgun from her backpack and fired multiple rounds inside and outside Rigby Middle School. 

“Our children are being exposed right now to another type of world”, says Dr. Kaye. “Who should be held responsible?”


ALSO READ: There Have Been, On Average, 10 Mass Shootings In The U.S. Each Week This Year

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Today with Dr. Kaye: 5-7-21-Hour 2

Karsonya (Kaye) Wise Whitehead is an associate professor of Communication and African and African American Studies at Loyola University Maryland and the award-winning author of Notes from a Colored Girl: The Civil War Pocket Diaries of Emilie Frances Davis; a featured Public Commentator for WYPR and Op-Ed columnist for the Baltimore Sun; a K-12 master teacher in African American History; an award-winning curriculum writer and lesson plan developer; an award-winning former Baltimore City middle school teacher; and, a three-time New York Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker.