Classical guitar on tap in Merced

Making the transition from shredding on an electric ax to plucking the delicate strings of a classical guitar may sound like an easy one – but it’s not.

Hoaxers increasingly going online to threaten schools

On a spring day at Mount Elden Middle School in Flagstaff, Arizona, the phone rang and a receptionist answered. A computerized female voice was on the line with a disturbing message: "I can see children. I'm going to kill children!"

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