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  • Officials tape off an area outside San Joaquin Valley high school in Taft, Calif., on Jan. 10, 2013. Authorities said a student was shot and wounded and another student was taken into custody. (Associated Press/Taft Midway Driller, Doug Keeler)

    Teen will be charged as an adult in Calif. shooting case

    A 16-year-old student who was teased by his California high school classmates for his red hair, social awkwardness and bookish appearance will be tried as an adult on charges of wounding a classmate with a shotgun and trying to target another.

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