The pupil at Marion C. Moore High School has been charged with assault and suspended from school for 10 days in connection to the incident.
At least 2,207 people have died, 344 are missing, and 12,268 have been injured in the disaster's aftermath.
"We're concerned that this earthquake is just one more crisis on top of what the country is already facing."
As Father's Day approaches—a day many millions of Americans celebrate but many others stumble through—Carlos Colon's story is worth knowing.
The violent disturbance took place at a penitentiary in Quetzaltenango—a city in Guatemala's western highlands—and resulted in at least seven prisoners killed.
Of the more than 100,000 migrants who crossed the southern U.S. border in February, Customs and Border Protection reported that more 44,000 came from from the three countries known as the Northern Triangle: Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador. A central reason for the exodus is gang violence.
Despite his "game-changing" cooperation with prosecutors, U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer deemed the rapper's activities with the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods "too violent" to release him immediately after sentencing.
Lt. Brian Tate, a Columbia Police Department veteran is being probed for pillorying homeless people and slighting races while calling out gang violence as a consequence for the Confederacy's defeat in the Civil War.
A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to return a mother and her child to the U.S. after it deported them ahead of a hearing that would have seen them spared.
Chicago is trying a carrot-and-stick approach to gang violence—offering warnings from law enforcement as well as social service support—and it's working.
Sunday's protest in Copacabana beach followed the fatal shooting of a 76-year-old woman and her daughter.
In the first six months of 2017, Cancún has seen more killings than in the whole of 2016.
Associates of criminals Christy Kinahan and Gerry Hutch have been engaging in tit-for-tat killings.
Did Dublin gangsters try to fool police by pretending to kill in the name of a united Ireland?
It is not yet clear why Arnold Peralta, a former player for Scottish soccer team Rangers, was attacked.
Instead of outrage, the incident sparked curiosity. Is that because the bikers were white?
Police say Gothenburg restaurant shooting probably gang-related and no suggestion of terrorism.