New York school district officials have placed a high school English teacher on leave for having students pretend to be Jew-hating Nazis in a writing assignment.
Burke County Sheriff's office confirms a man and his grandson are dead after running a stop sign.
A vehicle parked near the White House that officials initially thought was suspicious has been cleared and streets in the area have reopened.
Federal officials say Georgia will get $17.2 million in federal grant money as part of a plan aimed at improving some persistently low-performing schools.
The National Weather Service projects that the main threats from the storms will be damaging wind, large hail, heavy rain and lightning.