Vito said during the assembly that handguns and shotguns are "useless against a product like this" and demonstrated how it could be used to stop bullets.
The outgoing 8th grade class of St. Cornelius Catholic School, Pennsylvania, received ballistic shields for their backpacks as their graduation gift Monday.
Caldwell told USA TODAY that Unequal's ballistic shield is created to be "kid friendly" - the shield can be slipped into a backpack to fortify it against gunfire. The company's CEO, Robert Vito, has a daughter who attends the school.
Unequal Technologies, a sportswear company based in a nearby Philadelphia suburb, donated the 10-by-12-inch plates to each of the students as they prepared to break before starting high school.
"You hear about these school shootings nearly weekly, and I can't believe that's where we are in our nation today, but that's the fact", one great-grandparent who was at the graduation event told Fox 29.
Woods grouped with big guns for US Open Privacy will reportedly be docked in the Hamptons , giving the 42-year-old golfer an hour trip to Shinnecock Hills. Open for the first time since 2015. 'Tiger Woods pulled up and asked to trade boats.
This past February, seventeen students were shot and killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida - prompting hundreds of school walkouts across the country and national debates over U.S. gun laws.
Barbara Rosini, the principal, who was originally contacted Vito about the SafeShields, said: "I worry about our kids".
Parents of the students expressed the same sentiments, stating the backpack unfortunately is a new necessity.
Visitors are asked for driver's licenses before entering, and their information is entered in a database and searched against criminal records, Fox 29 reported.
"Honestly, it is probably a sad statement that it sounds as though we are going to start equipping students as we do law enforcement officers, I would prefer to see money in areas with better results", he said.
Anti-gun activist David Hogg saw it as further proof that the USA needs more restrictive gun laws. "I hope you [the students] keep them with you in high school".
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Lewinsky, who has not publicly replied to Clinton's NBC interview , did reply to fans sharing Notaro's words with her on Twitter . Clinton appeared on " The Late Show " to promote his new novel, " The President is Missing ", with co-author James Patterson .
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The actress and Director met at the BAM Gala evening in NY , where cute communicated with each other, smiled and exchanged jokes. Earlier we wrote that Jennifer Lawrence is not anxious by the failure of his films at the box office.
Reham Khan has undoubtedly made some bold accusations. "I've discussed sexual harassment, sexual coercion and how it is used". Reham also accused PTI of allowing politicians with records of gang-rape and sexual crimes to become members of the party.
Meanwhile, imports fell 2.5 per cent in April to $50.5 billion as imports of motor vehicles and parts and consumer goods fell. The agency said the import value of USA goods that may be subject to Canada's proposed tariffs was $19.4 billion in 2017.
Top-ranked Simona Halep has leveled at one set-all in her French Open quarterfinal against Angelique Kerber of Germany. Sharapova was hardly at her best right from the start, double-faulting three times to get broken in the opening game.
This looks unlike anything else out there and a whole lot better than the actual Spider-Man cartoon shows, Ultimate or not. They join Shameik Moore as Miles Morales , a name familiar to long-time fans of Marvel's comic book line.
Trump floated the possibility while speaking to reporters at the White House before departing for the Group of Seven summit. He told reporters in Washington he was looking at "thousands of names" of people who could be granted clemency.
T'Challa is represented in a dedicated capsule with the Black Panther Sk8-Hi, inspired by the character's vibranium suit. Avengers 4 will release in the U.S. on May 3, 2019 with both Ant-Man and the Wasp and Captain Marvel premiering before.
Now, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants to bring that to an end - and the timing couldn't be more suspect. They also say that China's influence in North Korea plays a role in the president's thinking on the trade disputes.
How to get help for someone who might be suicidal
Last year, the CDC released a package on suicide prevention that includes strategies based on the best available evidence. During the study period, rate increases ranged from just under 6 percent in DE to over 57 percent in North Dakota.
John Beilein returning to MI
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Steam Becomes Wal-Mart, Leaks Just Cause 4 Ahead of E3
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Essential Phone's next module adds a 3.5mm headphone jack
Plus, it uses our Click connect technology, so you can listen to music while still being able to charge your phone . Along with the module, Essential also announced a partnership with MQA and Tidal, along with a new PH-1 bundle.
He's coming home. Michael Myers back in new Halloween
The new footage explains that Myers was locked up after that first Halloween in 1978 and has been in captivity ever since. But after his escape, he has only one thing on his mind: finishing what he started all those Halloweens ago.
Terminal breast cancer beaten by remarkable therapy?
A new Indiana University School of Medicine research center will focus on aggressive and hard-to-treat breast cancers. In a lab, Rosenberg's team grew those few immune cells into billions, then injected them into Perkins' bloodstream.
Belgium vs. Egypt - Football Match Report
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