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Man who killed doctor had blamed him for mother’s death

  BOSTON (AP) — A man who walked into a leading hospital, asked for a cardiac surgeon by name and fatally shot him outside an examination room had been upset about his mother’s death and had blamed the doctor for it, relatives said. Gunman Stephen Pasceri entered Brigham and Women’s Hospital on Tuesday morning seeking [...]

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Man shot by Chesapeake police in exchange of gunfire dies

  CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — Chesapeake police say a man shot by officers in an exchange of gunfire has died. Police spokesman Ravi Sheth tells media outlets that the officers shot 34-year-old Mario Jordan of Chesapeake after he fired a rifle at them. The shooting occurred Wednesday, January 14th night. Sheth says the officers were responding [...]

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Jury selection resumes in Colorado theater shooting

  CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — More people reported to court Wednesday, January 21, to fill out questionnaires as the long slog toward picking a jury in the Colorado theater shooting case resumed for a second day. Judge Carlos Samour excused seven people at the start of the proceedings because they were sick, weren’t residents of [...]

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National Guard prepares for more Ferguson unrest

  JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a grand jury weighs possible criminal charges against the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, Missouri’s governor has again activated the National Guard in an effort to avoid more unrest in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson. Unlike in August, when Gov. Jay Nixon asked the troops [...]

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Brown’s parents plan news conference

  CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — The parents of Michael Brown have scheduled a news conference for Thursday morning, November 13, to discuss what they say is new information about a private autopsy performed on their son. Leslie McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. also will respond to comments made by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon earlier this [...]

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