Student dies in Houston area school shooting

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A shooting at Bellaire High School in the Houston area has left a student dead. The shooting happened outdoors in the school's courtyard at about 4 p.m. Houston Independent School District Superintendent Grenita Lathan told reporters, "Our hearts go out to that student’s family, his friends, his classmates and the staff here at Bellaire High School,” she said. “It’s a tragic loss to our school community and our city.” A suspect remains at large. Officials say classes at the school will be cancelled on Wednesday.