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Third student dies in Washington school shooting

  MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A 14-year-old girl who was wounded when a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school has died, raising the death toll in the shooting to three, including the gunman. Gia Soriano died Sunday night, more than two days after she was shot, officials at Providence Regional Medical Center [...]

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Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting

  OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Authorities and ordinary Canadians sifted through confounding shards of a gunman’s life seeking to understand what motivated the man to storm the nation’s seat of power. The emerging portrait of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau is a fragmented one: A misfit who went more than five years without seeing his mother. A crack [...]

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Sheriff: Dad shoots 3 children, self after fight with wife; 2 kids and man dead, 1 critical

  PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff: Dad shoots 3 children, self after fight with wife; 2 kids and man dead, 1 critical.   Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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Man charged with shooting Norfolk State student

  NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Norfolk man faces charges stemming from the robbery and shooting of a Norfolk State University student. Norfolk police said Wednesday, Oct. 15, that detectives arrested 19-year-old Brian M. Winston without incident on Monday evening, Oct. 13. Police say in a news release that Winston is charged with malicious wounding, robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery. [...]

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Student shot during robbery near Norfolk State

  NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Police are investigating the shooting of a Norfolk State University student during a robbery near the campus. Norfolk police tell media outlets that another student was assaulted during the incident. Both students were taken to a hospital with injuries that aren’t believed to be life threatening. Police say two men [...]

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Pastor: UPS gunman was ‘troubled’ over work

  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The man who killed two former co-workers and then himself at a UPS shipping center Tuesday, Sept. 23 had told some people that he was having problems at work but never suggested the situation might turn violent, his pastor said. Birmingham police late Tuesday identified the shooter as 45-year-old Kerry [...]

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Search for ambush suspect centers on dense woods

  SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police paused to pay tribute to their fallen comrade, then got back to work hunting for the man suspected as his killer — a self-taught survivalist they are trying to flush out of dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland. Police say they are eliminating possible hiding places for the [...]

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Gov. Nixon kept routine after shooting

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon was flying out of St. Louis around noon on Aug. 9, about the same time as a white policeman was fatally shooting an unarmed black 18-year-old a couple of miles from where Nixon had just delivered a college commencement speech. By the next night, [...]

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Detectives seek witnesses in Suge Knight shooting

  WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles County detectives are reviewing security camera footage and seeking witnesses to a shooting at a packed nightclub that injured three people, including Death Row Records founder Marion “Suge” Knight. Sheriff’s Sgt. Richard Biddle said Monday that investigators believe as many as 20 people witnessed the gunfire early [...]

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