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A 15-year-old student at Oxford High School in Michigan shot 11 people, the authorities said, killing three of his fellow students and leaving others with critical injuries. nyti.ms/3rltdd7
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Of the more than 60 people on two KLM flights to Europe who tested positive for the virus, at least 14 had Omicron, according to Dutch officials. The authorities have quarantined them — and arrested a couple who had tried to break out and fly to Spain. nyti.ms/3EdJpR4
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In Opinion "As a survivor of childhood rape and pregnancy — and today a law professor who teaches constitutional law and bioethics — I recognize the grave dangers of the current crop of abortion bans," writes Michele Goodwin. nyti.ms/3o9wU3t
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The Tucson Police Department moved to fire a police officer after he was captured on video fatally shooting a man in a wheelchair who was suspected of stealing a toolbox from a Walmart and flashing a knife. nyti.ms/3roV8cf
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Officials released the names of the three victims killed when they say a 15-year-old student opened fire at a Michigan high school. One was a football player, who died as authorities tried to rush him to hospital. nyti.ms/3EcDlZk
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A pandemic aid program rushed out in the early days of the pandemic improperly sent nearly $3.7 billion to ineligible businesses, an audit found. There was an “unprecedented amount of fraud,” the Small Business Administration’s inspector general has said. nyti.ms/3G5FeY3
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LeBron James has entered the NBA’s coronavirus health and safety protocols. It is unclear whether he has tested positive for Covid or has come into close contact with someone who tested positive. nyti.ms/3I98EGz
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If Latinos believe that Democrats take them for granted, they are more likely to vote for Republican candidates, according to analysis from Equis Research, a Washington-based firm that focuses on Latino voters across the U.S. nyti.ms/3D6zJGN
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Andre Dickens, a City Council member, was elected mayor of Atlanta in an upset after promising to guide the city in a more equitable direction. nyti.ms/3xFGcHw
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Transit agencies across the U.S. are rushing to hire train operators, bus drivers, mechanics and other workers as they try to fill critical vacancies and rebuild a work force that has been battered by the pandemic. nyti.ms/3E9Uv9O
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For four days, Elizabeth Holmes took the stand to blame others for the alleged fraud at her blood testing start-up, Theranos. On Tuesday, the fifth day, prosecutors tried making one thing clear: She knew. nyti.ms/3Dc69Q6
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How do you pronounce "Omicron" anyway? There is no single, agreed-on English pronunciation, experts say. nyti.ms/31fSpa3
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The first accuser to take the stand in Ghislaine Maxwell's sex-trafficking trial described how Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein brought her into their lives, and how what seemed like mentorship and special treatment soon evolved into sexual abuse. nyti.ms/3xDi2NS
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Omicron, the heavily mutated new coronavirus variant, was in Europe several days earlier than previously known, health officials said Tuesday, and the number of countries where it has been found increased to at least 20. nyti.ms/3oai2BY
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"I think this is every parent's worst nightmare," Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan said after a fatal shooting at Oxford High School on Tuesday. "No one should be afraid to go to school, work, a house of worship, or even their own home," she added. nyti.ms/3rpDWDw
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The Biden administration is said to be looking at ways to toughen coronavirus testing and screening of people flying to the U.S. as concerns about the Omicron variant continue to grow. nyti.ms/3Efu6HJ
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In 1911, someone checked out a copy of the book "New Chronicles of Rebecca" from a library in Boise, Idaho. After 110 years, the volume mysteriously turned up this month at the city's main library in immaculate condition. nyti.ms/3lnKbE2
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David Marcus, the leader of cryptocurrency efforts at Meta, formerly known as Facebook, said he’ll leave the company at the end of the year. He most recently led Meta’s push into a global digital currency initially called Libra and later rebranded Diem. nyti.ms/31jOyZh
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