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Florida student mistaken for gunman: 'I knew any move I made would be the end of my life'

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ABCNews.com(TALLAHASSE, Fla.) — As gunshots and screams echoed through his school, Lorenzo Prado said he locked himself in the sound booth at the auditorium at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High SchoolRead More

After deadly Parkland shooting, deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles on school grounds, sheriff says

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ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — Broward County sheriff’s deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles while on school campuses following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, last week,Read More

Florida student mistaken for gunman: 'I knew any move I made would be the end of my life'

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ABCNews.com(TALLAHASSE, Fla.) — As gunshots and screams echoed through his school, Lorenzo Prado said he locked himself in the sound booth at the auditorium at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High SchoolRead More

After deadly Parkland shooting, deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles on school grounds, sheriff says

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ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — Broward County sheriff’s deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles while on school campuses following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, last week,Read More

Survivors of Florida high school shooting seek 'middle ground' on gun control debate

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Don Juan Moore/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Florida high school students who survived last week’s deadly shooting are demanding gun control say they aren’t fighting to get rid of firearms completely, butRead More

Missing Wichita boy's stepmom charged with child endangerment

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The stepmother of a 5-year-old boy who’s been missing since Saturday has been arrested, officials announced Wednesday. Wichita police said 26-year old Emily Glass was arrested forRead More

Slain homeless man's daughter says she can finally breathe now that a suspect is in custody

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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police(LAS VEGAS) — The daughter of a homeless man who was killed in Las Vegas said she can finally breathe now that a suspect is behind bars.Read More

School shooting suspect could lose public defender after reports of $800K inheritance

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Mike Stocker-Pool/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz may have been left a large inheritance by his late parents, meaning he could potentially afford to hire privateRead More

Newly released video shows officers open fire as suspect in pickup truck charges at them

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ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — Sirens blaring, squad cars charged down a rural dirt road in Michigan, on the heels of a man on the run in a Chevy pickup truck who’dRead More

KKK groups dwindle as white nationalism becomes 'hip' in 2017: Report

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Brian Blanco/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The number of hate groups in America rose slightly in 2017 with some of the biggest shifts coming in areas relating to white supremacy and racism.Read More