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  1. Suspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Republic

    A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said. "I think there's those people who would say, 'You know what, I wish you'd killed him,'" Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner said at a news conference Friday evening.

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  2. Suspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Tribune

    A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers before being hunted down and forced to surrender, authorities said. "I think there's those people who would say, 'You know what, I wish you'd killed him,'" Placer County Sheriff Ed Bonner said at a news conference Friday evening.

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  3. Hawkins and Stephens have been booked at a Florence jail.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Two men were booked at Robeson County Jail in connection with a Lumberton home invasion and shooting that left one man dead, and the homeowner in serious condition. Brandon Carver Stephens, 28, of Fairmont and Jamar Hawkins, 17, of Lumberton were taken to the Florence County Detention Center, according to Major Anthony Thompson, Robeson County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. 'It was Reeva's bad luck she met him, sooner or later he would have ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    'It was Reeva's bad luck she met him, sooner or later he would have killed someone': Reeva Steenkamp's parents attack 'gun-toting and trigger-happy ' Oscar Pistorius for killing their daughter The parents of the model shot dead by Oscar Pistorius have attacked the 'volatile' and 'trigger-happy' athlete saying 'sooner or later he would have killed someone'. They have sat through an agonising seven-month trial, but June and Barry Steenkamp said justice for their daughter Reeva, 29, has not been served as the 'Blade Runner' could be out in 10 months.

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  5. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:10:24 10:24:50Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Thomas, 38, of Reno Lane, pleaded guilty Tuesday and was sentenced to six to 12 years in prison for the April 2013 shooting death of Derrick Cottle, who was killed following a fight between their teenage sons on a city basketball court. He found himself back in court Friday - and his previous plea vacated - after it was revealed that one of his lawyers, Peter John Moses, had his state attorney registration suspended on Sunday for failing to comply with registration requirements.

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  6. Washington school gunman was homecoming princeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Student Jaylen Fryberg is seen during a homecoming celebration at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in this still frame made from video. Fryberg has been identified as the gunman who walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and opened fire without shouting or arguing, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said.

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  7. Two Killed, Four Injured As Student Opens Fire in US SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    In yet another tragic shooting in a US school, a student opened fire in a school cafeteria, killing one student and critically injuring four others before taking his own life, police said. The shooting occurred yesterday in the cafeteria of Marysville-Pilchuck High School, 55km north of Seattle in Washington State.

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  8. 8 arrests made in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    TEXARKANA -- Texarkana police have arrested eight people in an Oct. 5 shooting death at the RaceWay service station on North State Line Avenue.

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  9. Two dead, including gunman, in Wash. state school shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    A student opened fire yesterday in a high school cafeteria north of Seattle, killing at least one person and shooting several others in the head before killing himself, officials said. Students in the cafeteria said the gunman stared at the students as he shot them.

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  10. Parliamentary staff kept in the darkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Some Parliament Hill staff members who spent hours hiding in their offices Wednesday say they were ill-prepared for the attack and left to their own imaginations far too long after the shooting. In the minutes after Michael Zehaf Bibeau stormed into the Centre Block and began shooting, one Conservative staffer said he could hear the blasts and yelling several storeys below.

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  11. For the recordRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Anaheim girl killed: In the Oct. 24 California section, an article about the shooting death of a 9-year-old girl in Anaheim said that the Disney resort was to the west of the neighborhood involved. It is to the south.

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  12. Gunman kills two California deputies - Sat, 25 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    A man armed with an assault rifle shot three sheriff's deputies and a civilian, killing two of the deputies and leading dozens of police officers on a wild six-hour chase and manhunt Friday that spanned two Northern California counties before the 34-year-old suspect was taken into custody. Marcelo Marquez, of Salt Lake City, was taken alive Friday afternoon from a home in Auburn in Placer County after the initial shooting hours earlier in a strip mall in a commercial area of Sacramento, said Placer County sheriff's spokeswoman Dena Erwin.

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  13. Jerrold Jensen: Who can end this deadly cycle?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    That has been the primary rallying cry of protesters in Ferguson, Mo., after two young black men were recently killed by police officers. Tragically, their deaths barely register among the 6,454 black citizens who were victims of homicide in 2012, according to the FBI Annual Uniform Crime Report.

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  14. Shooting Death Reported in Lockport TownshipRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

    The Will County Sheriff's Department is reporting that just before 4 PM on Thursday the 23rd, Sheriff's deputies responded to a shooting at Princeton and Fairmount in Lockport Township. Upon arrival deputies found a 16 year old male victim who had been shot in the head, back, and shoulder.

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  15. Seattle School Shooting Gunman Was Homecoming RoyaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mashable

    A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said. Students said the gunman was staring at students as he shot them inside the cafeteria at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

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  16. School gunman was homecoming prince, students sayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    This image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. MANDATORY CREDIT This image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.

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  17. Gary man found not guilty of murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post-Tribune

    A Lake Superior Court jury deliberated about 90 minutes on Friday before acquitting a Gary man of murder in a September 2013 shooting. Jerode D. Cursey, 23, was cleared in the death of DeWayne Young, 39, who was shot multiple times in his Chevrolet Blazer, which was parked near Cursey's residence at 1546 Delaware St., Gary.

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  18. Horror can hide in Gary's empty housesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Post-Tribune

    ... the most recent year for which statistics are available, shows Gary with 80,472 people and 728 incidents of violent crime, a category composed of murder and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Among Hammond's ...

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  19. Man convicted of psychedelic mushroom slaying won't get new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Reporter

    A Vacaville man convicted of killing a friend in 2010 and injuring another when he opened fire with a semi-automatic pistol inside his apartment will not get a new trial, a judge ruled Friday. Richard Calkins, 22, was in Solano County Superior Court where his court-appointed defense counsel argued for a new trial, citing several concerns with the jury.

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  20. Witness Tells Story of the 'Real Hero' Who Reportedly...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    A tragic high school shooting near Seattle on Friday left two teens dead , including the gunman, and four other students seriously injured. But during the nightmarish situation, a hero teacher risked her life and likely saved other students, according to a witness.

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