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Bloomingdales at Town Center Mall in Boca Raton.

Balloon pop caused Town Center panic Sunday, police say

October 15, 2019

Boca police received reports of a shooting at the Boca Town Center mall in the food court area Sunday at around 3 p.m. They released a public statement Tuesday s...

Boca police preparing for a press briefing Sunday afternoon after gunshots were reported in the Town Center Mall. Photo by Israel Fontoura

Update: 1 injured in suspected shooting incident at mall near FAU, police say

October 13, 2019

Police say there was no evidence of gunfire.

James Tracy guest lecturing in political science professor Marshall DeRosa's class last year. Photo by Alexander Rodriguez

Former FAU professor, Sandy Hook conspiracist to appeal his firing

August 2, 2019

FAU fired James Tracy in 2015 after writing on his blog that Sandy Hook was a “hoax.” Now a federal court could overturn his case.

Sydney Aiello was 19 when she died. Photo courtesy of Facebook

FAU student who survived Stoneman Douglas shooting dies by suicide

March 27, 2019

Sydney Aiello had survivor’s guilt and was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder before her death.

The Al Noor Mosque. Photo courtesy of Reuters

Muslim community at FAU reflects on Christchurch shootings

March 15, 2019

With 49 dead, the mass shooting was the first terrorist attack in New Zealand’s history.

Takiya Fullwood's family is asking for anyone with information about the shooting to contact the Tampa Bay police. Photo courtesy of Instagram

FAU student shot and killed at party last Sunday

February 19, 2019

The person who killed 18-year-old Takiya Fullwood hasn’t been found yet.

FAU reacts to Las Vegas mass shooting

October 4, 2017

Chief of Police Sean Brammer said increased security will be included in future events.

Photo by Michelle Friswell

FAU, are you informed?

January 12, 2016

he University Press has been busy over the winter break. Have you been following the news around campus, the nation and the wo...

The threats of one student on Yik-Yak Tuesday is causing increased police presence on the breezeway. Greg Cox | Managing Editor

Yik Yak Shooting Threat: Students React On Social Media

September 9, 2015

ension is still high within the student body after a Florida Atlantic student was held in custody because of a shooting threat ...

Max Jackson | Photo Editor

Yik Yak School Shooting Threat

September 8, 2015

lorida Atlantic police have identified the anonymous user who is accused of making a threat using the popular social media site...