The Tennessee Senate approved legislation Thursday that would let
some teachers carry arms, and the House of Representatives approved a
bill that would give the State Board of Education final authority to
rule on charter schools.
The city and its suburbs were locked down Friday as the manhunt
intensified for the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing,
hours after one suspect was killed in a dramatic firefight with police
in nearby Watertown, authorities said.
Police say one of two suspects in the shooting of a Massachusetts
Institute of Technology police officer is dead and a massive manhunt is
underway for another, who is believed to be tied to the Boston Marathon