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Friday | via WHDH
A student opened fire Friday in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head, officials said. The gunman also died in the attack. Comment?
Friday | via KATV Little Rock
The commander of the Utah National Guard says its members could face career-ending penalties for allowing a risque video shoot featuring bikini-clad British women firing high-powered weapons and riding in tanks to... The commander of the Utah National Guard says its members could face career-ending penalties for allowing a risque video shoot featuring bikini-clad British women firing high-powered weapons and riding in tanks to be... An assailant shot a Sacramento County, California, sheriff's deputy and a bystander, then carjacked two vehicles Friday morning, prompting a manhunt as the assailant fled through residential areas,... A sheriff's spokeswoman says an assailant has shot two sheriff's deputies in Northern California after shooting an officer and a bystander in a neighboring county. Comment?
Friday | via KFMB-am
Federal investigators were at the scene Friday of a collision between an airplane and a helicopter near a Maryland airport that killed three men but spared two others in the plane, who deployed a parachute to slow... Authorities recovered a wealth of data that should help them determine why a plane and a helicopter collided in the air near a municipal airport, killing three people on the chopper, a federal investigator said Friday. Comment?
Friday | via Mirror.co.uk
A student opened fire at his high school today killing one person and wounding at least four others in the latest US shooting tragedy. The shooter and one other person are confirmed dead following the incident at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, with three more in critical condition fighting for their lives. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via NewsOn6 Tulsa
Step inside All Children's Hospital and you're greeted with three things: hand sanitizer, tissues and masks decorated with little cartoon Band-Aids with legs, feet and smiles. "Dirt Squirt Alert!" a sign... Step inside All Children's Hospital and you're greeted with three things: hand sanitizer, tissues and masks decorated with little cartoon Band-Aids with legs, feet and smiles. Comment?
Thursday Oct 16 | via KMPH-TV Fresno
Investigators are trying to determine what set a man on an hour-long shooting spree against police stations, patrol cars and officers in three Washington towns. Shots were fired into police stations and patrol cars at two towns before a suspect was arrested in a shooting with officers at a third city in an hour-long spree Wednesday night about 30 miles northeast of Seattle. Comment?
Thursday Oct 2 | via The Stranger
What happens when thieves get their hands on your bike: "Look hard enough in nearly any neighborhood and you're bound to see the lonely skeleton of a bicycle stripped to the frame like a carcass," writes Casey Jaywork . "Downtown has a high concentration , as do the U District and Fremont, but the locations of bike thefts are literally all over the map, with no part of the city left untouched. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 30 | via KFVS12
President Barack Obama rode an elevator this month with an armed security contractor who had three criminal convictions, a violation of Secret Service security protocols, according to published reports. Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early Tuesday, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over. Comment?
Friday Sep 26 | via KOMO News
From stolen samurai swords to uncaring cats to thrown fruit, here are some of the crimes you may have missed this past week. Sept. Comment?
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