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  • Texas school marshals: Armed and covert, but will they help?

    Texas trains its first class of school marshals in a bid to ensure a quick response to life-threatening situations in schools. Some critics question the concept, but say it's a step above letting any school employee with a permit carry a gun into a school.

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August 31, 2014

Photos of Labor Day weekend

A man stops to pose for a portrait on his motorcycle, carrying his pet owl and dog, as he arrives to the area where the Brazilian Socialist Party presidential candidate, Marina Silva, will campaign in the Rocinha slum in Rio de Janeiro Brazil, Saturday.

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