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California teen slams principal to ground in shocking video & more news to know

A Brooklyn band leader is accused of duct-taping a student's mouth shut.

A South Carolina sheriff's deputy was fired Wednesday after video showed him flipping a teen backward out of her desk and tossing her across a classroom.

And there's even more shocking footage out of California, where a teen was caught on camera flipping his principal to the ground during a cafeteria brawl.

Read on for more news to know today.

Round 3: Republicans will argue some more tonight

It's that time again. Republicans will spar tonight
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It's that time again.

Republicans will spar tonight during the third Republican debate, which starts at 8 p.m. ET on CNBC.

Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, Carly Fiorina, Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Chris Christie, John Kasich, and Rand Paul will face off at the debate, which is expected to focus strongly on job growth and the economy.

You can learn more about the candidates through our GOP cheat sheet. Plus, you can watch the debate at these New York City locales.

Band leader accused of duct-taping student's mouth shut

Police say a volunteer band leader at a
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Police say a volunteer band leader at a Brooklyn middle school was arrested Tuesday morning for duct-taping a student's mouth shut.

Kenyatte Hughes, 39, is charged with assault, endangering the welfare of a child, and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with the alleged incident at Brooklyn Intermediate School 292 in East New York.

Read more on the story here.

Deputy sheriff canned for slamming student to floor

A South Carolina sheriff's deputy has been fired
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A South Carolina sheriff's deputy has been fired after a video surfaced showing him flipping and slamming a black high school student to the floor.

The girl, a student at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, does not appear to argue or resist as Officer Ben Fields drags her from her seat.

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said that Fields' actions violated agency policy.

Student flips principal to ground in shocking video

Three California teens, aged 13-15, were arrested after
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Three California teens, aged 13-15, were arrested after one of the students was seen flipping their principal to the ground in a dramatic moment caught on camera, authorities say.

Cops say the boys brawled over a girl at Florin High School in Sacramento on Monday when principal Don Ross grabbed one of the students. The student then wrestled with Ross and slammed him to the ground.

Watch the shocking video here.

Walgreens to become an even bigger drugstore giant

The drugstore giant that is Walgreens is poised
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The drugstore giant that is Walgreens is poised to become even bigger.

Walgreens Boots Alliance will buy Rite Aid for about $17.2 billion, including debt. The company already owns Duane Reade.

That leaves CVS as Walgreens' last large drugstore rival.

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