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South Pasadena students plotted high school massacre, police say
South Pasadena students plotted high school massacre, police say

For days, authorities say, two South Pasadena High School students plotted a massacre for when classes resumed after summer. They swapped ideas over Skype about using explosives and firearms to target three school staff members and kill as many students as they could, never realizing that their communications were being monitored by local law enforcement, according to police. When confronted by investigators, the boys matter-of-factly said they had been willing to die as part of their plan, South Pasadena Police Chief Art Miller told reporters. Miller provided new details Tuesday about the plot, saying police were able to foil what would otherwise have been a tragedy in the upscale...

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