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Spear-wielding man shot, killed by LA deputies

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect wielding a metal spear and later a knife has been shot and killed by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies. Deputy Crystal Hernandez tells City News Service […]

01/31/2014

Maria Hartman, left, and Katie Paul hug after placing flowers at a memorial sign at Martin's Super Market in Elkhart, Ind., on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/The Elkhart Truth, Jennifer Shephard)

Response to store shooting confirms police tactics

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A deadly shooting at an Indiana grocery store this week could have been much worse if not for the quick actions of two police officers who relied on training that has become […]

01/17/2014

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, left, leads the Pledge of Allegiance accompanied by her husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, at the start of a one year memorial vigil for the victims and survivors of the shooting that wounded Giffords, 12 others and killed six in this Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012 file photo taken in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Giffords to mark shooting anniversary by skydiving

PHOENIX (AP) — In the three years since she was severely injured in a mass shooting at a political event, Gabrielle Giffords made an impressive recovery, learned to walk again and founded a national political […]

01/08/2014

Emergency personnel head to the scene near Brashear High School in Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/KDKA-TV)

3 students shot outside Pittsburgh high school

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Three Pittsburgh high school students heading to their vehicle after classes ended were shot Wednesday afternoon, and police sought as many as three people and were investigating whether the shooting was drug-related, […]

11/13/2013

Police swarm the scene after two women were gunned down around 5:45 p.m. Sunday,  Oct. 20, 2013 at the Pablo Davis Elder Living Center in Detroit, Mich. (AP Photo/The Detroit News Ricardo Thomas)

Police: 2 dead after senior center shooting

DETROIT (AP) — A man who lives at a senior center in Detroit was in custody Sunday after police said he shot and killed two women that he blamed for a breakup with his girlfriend. […]

10/21/2013

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Long Beach shooting kills 2 men, injures 2 women

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Long Beach detectives are investigating a shooting incident that left two men dead and two women injured. Police received several 911 calls at about 9:55 p.m. Friday and responded to […]

09/21/2013

Emergency crews respond to a reported shooting at the Ross Township building, Monday, Aug. 5, 2013 in Saylorsburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Post)

3 shot dead at Pa. town meeting; shooter tackled

A gunman blasted shots through the wall of a Pennsylvania municipal building during a meeting on Monday and then barged into the meeting room and continued firing, killing three people, before he was tackled by […]

08/05/2013

Police cruiser at scene of shooting in Santa Monica. (AP Photo)

2 dead in burned home near Santa Monica College shooting

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Two people were found dead Friday in a burned home near Santa Monica College, where someone sprayed a street corner with gunfire, wounding at least four people, authorities said. Police and witnesses […]

06/07/2013

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Police: Argument leaves 3 dead in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) – An argument that got out of hand led to a shooting on Friday that killed three men and wounded a fourth person south of downtown, police said. Officers answering 911 calls […]

05/10/2013

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Marines ID gunman, 2 victims in Va. base shooting

QUANTICO, Va. (AP) – A Marine who shot two of his colleagues to death and then killed himself was a tactics instructor at a school that tests Marines who want to become officers.

03/23/2013

Texas shooting suspect was Iraq war veteran

GLEN ROSE, Texas (AP) – The man charged with fatally shooting former Navy SEAL and “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and his friend at a Texas gun range was an Iraq war veteran.

02/03/2013

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Law firm: Phoenix lawyer dies from shooting wounds

PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix lawyer who was wounded in an office shooting earlier this week has died. The 43-year-old Mark Hummels had been on life support at a Phoenix hospital since Wednesday morning’s shooting.

02/01/2013

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