A look at bullying among middle school and high school student points to problems at home.
Bullies, their victims and kids who were both bullies and victims were far more likely to have been hurt by a family member or to have seen family violence than peers who weren't involved in bullying, according to data from Massachusetts that were just published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Dozens of protesters reportedly died Friday after Syrian security forces fired live bullets and tear gas to break up anti-government rallies in several areas across the country.
A prominent Syrian human rights group said at least 49 people were killed — making Friday the deadliest day of the monthlong rebellion. Ammar Qurabi, head of Syria's National Organization for Human Rights, also said that at least 20 people were missing.
This is Good Friday, "the solemn day when Christians reflect on the suffering and crucifixion of Christ," as The Associated Press says.
In Jerusalem, NPR's Jackie Northam was there as Christians from all over the world took part in an annual rite. They "wended their way through the crowded, cobblestone streets of old Jerusalem singing hymns in their native tongues and reading Gospels."