In this May 22, 2020, photo, a group of flowers and a cross mark the entrance to Jason Nixon's neighborhood in Virginia Beach, Va. The flowers are a memorial to Kate Nixon who was killed in last year's shootings at a Virginia Beach municipal building.
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May 30, 2020 - 9:36 am
A year later, motive of Virginia mass shooting still unclear
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FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2019 Nikolas Cruz appears at a hearing in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. A mental health provider cannot be held liable for the actions of the man accused of a 2018 Florida high school massacre, an appeals court ruled W
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May 27, 2020 - 8:49 pm
Court: Mental provider not liable in Florida school shooting
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September 02, 2019 - 5:32 pm
ODESSA, Texas (AP) — An FBI agent says the gunman in a West Texas rampage that killed seven people "was on a long spiral down" before he was fired from his job on the day of the shooting. FBI special agent Christopher Combs said Monday that where 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator lived was "a strange...
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August 31, 2019 - 8:02 pm
ODESSA, Texas (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that a gunman killed five people during a mass shooting in the West Texas cities of Odessa and Midland that left many more injured. At least three law enforcement officers were among those shot. Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke said that there were at...
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August 05, 2019 - 2:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The online message board 8chan suffered sporadic outages Monday after its cybersecurity provider cut it off for what it called a "cesspool of hate" following mass shootings in Texas and Ohio. But the board, which has a history of use by violent extremists, also quickly found a new...
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August 05, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By AMY GUTHRIE Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's government said it considers a shooting at a crowded department store in El Paso, Texas that left eight of its citizens dead an "act of terrorism" against Mexicans and hopes it will lead to changes in U.S. gun laws. President Andrés Manuel...
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July 03, 2019 - 11:46 am
By MICHELLE L. PRICE and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — The family of a woman killed by a gunman raining down gunfire from a Las Vegas high-rise hotel suite filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against eight gun makers and three dealers arguing their weapons are designed in a...
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June 18, 2019 - 9:16 am
By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has won a defamation lawsuit against the authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happened — the latest victory for victims' relatives who have been taking a more...
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June 01, 2019 - 9:45 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia would not say whether the man believed to have opened fire on co-workers at a city municipal building was facing any sort of disciplinary action related to his employment. Virginia Beach City Manager Dave Hansen said at a press conference Saturday...
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November 08, 2018 - 2:53 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Community leaders in Thousand Oaks, California, have established a fund to aid victims of the mass shooting that killed a dozen people at a country music dance event at a local bar. Officials on Thursday announced the establishment of the Conejo Valley Victims Fund. It...
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