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Shots fired at Lake St. Louis apartment building causes gas leak

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RAW: Bodycam video shows man fatally shot after charging police with knife

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Woman shot during hunting-related incident in Hopkinton

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Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones talks gun violence, Second Amendment

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South St. Louis man shot while standing on his porch

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Letter: We need to address both mental health and gun problem

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Man shot in Parkville
A man was injured in a shooting Wednesday in Parkville, Baltimore County police said. Around 12:30 p.m. employees at the Exxon gas station at McClean Boulevard and Cleanleigh Drive called 911 after hearing shots fired and a man screaming. The man was shot in his lower body, police said, and is being treated at the hospital. He is expected to survive   Read More ...
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Cop acknowledges woman close by when he opened fire at bat-wielding teen, killing both
A Chicago police officer has acknowledged that he knew a 55-year-old woman was standing close to a bat-wielding teen in 2015 yet still opened fire, killing both, court records show. In the latest twist in what has been an unconventional case, a stipulation signed by Officer Robert Rialmo’s attorney indicates that the officer knew Bettie Jones was in “close proximity” to 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and that he opened fire “without regard” to that fact   Read More ...
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Oakdale Police Seek Possible Road Rage Shooter
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Oakdale police are investigating a possible road rage shooting Wednesday afternoon near Highway 36. Authorities say it happened at about 12:20 p.m. on northbound Century Avenue, just south of the highway. Police have little information, but say the vehicles of both the suspect and victim had left the scene before officers arrived. One of the vehicles caused some property damage at the scene   Read More ...
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Two people shot in Providence
Providence police said Wednesday that two people were shot. The victims were taken to Rhode Island Hospital. Police did not have any information about their conditions. Police said the shooting happened on Oxford Street in Lower South Providence.   Read More ...
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Fundraiser started to give children of Talladega County mother found shot to death a place to grieve
Now, the father of her children is trying to raise money to provide their kids with a place to grieve the loss of their mother. “I don’t know what to do–she was the heart of our our family. We just want justice for her,” Luke Jennings told CBS 42. “It’s the holidays, and our holidays are not going to be too good this year   Read More ...
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Sammamish man fatally shoots mother, father
SEATTLE (AP) - Authorities say a 23-year-old man shot and killed his mother and father inside their Sammamish home before taking his own life. The Seattle Times reports the King County Medical Examiner's Office determined Richard Nicolini fatally shot 58-year-old Ricardo Nicolini and 65-year-old Mary Ellen Nicolini on Friday. The parents both died from a gunshot wound to the head, and investigators determined their deaths were homicides   Read More ...
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Mystery over two brothers found fatally shot in Huntington Beach
Huntington Beach police detectives are still investigating the circumstances leading to the deaths of two brothers whose bodies were found with gunshot wounds in their apartment on Taft Lane over the weekend. Police responded to the 15700 block of Taft at about 2:45 p.m. Sunday after receiving a medical emergency call from the apartment. Officers found the two men dead inside, police spokeswoman Angela Bennett said   Read More ...
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Man shot and killed in Bessemer Wednesday morning
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Q&A: Donations for victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting
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Shots fired at Lake St. Louis apartment building causes gas leak
LAKE ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Someone fired shots into a vacant apartment in Lake St. Louis late Wednesday night, causing a natural gas leak. No one was injured by the gunfire. Police received several 911 calls about seven to 10 shots fired into one of the buildings in the Cedar Lake apartment complex on Twin Lake Drive. Lt. Josh Gilliam, with the Lake St   Read More ...
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Janesville Police searching for a suspect after shots fired in a hotel
Janesville Police and Rock County Sheriff's are searching for a suspect who they say attempted a first degree murder on Tuesday night. That suspect is 20-year-old Latoya Hill from Beloit. Officials say that shots were fired at the Holiday Inn Express around 9 p.m. Tuesday. When officers arrived, they were able to locate three of the four suspects and a gun   Read More ...
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Annapolis teen shooting victim mourned by candlelight
About 100 friends, loved ones and members of the Eastport community came together Tuesday night to mourn the death of 17-year-old Terry Bosley. Bosley was shot in the head on Saturday night by someone police said he knew on President Street between Van Buren and Monroe streets. He died from his injuries early Sunday morning. On the corner of President and Hoover streets, candles were lit   Read More ...
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Man abducted, fatally shot mother of his kids, left her to die in woods, investigators say
A former postal worker accused of kidnapping, choking and fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend, who also worked with him, is due to appear in court this morning.   Read More ...
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Man shot in hand breaking up fight on South Side
A 28-year-old man was shot while trying to break up a fight Wednesday morning on the South Side in the Grand Crossing neighborhood, Chicago police said. Around 6:20 a.m., the victim exited his vehicle when he saw a group of females engaged in a physical altercation. When he tried to stop the fight, he heard a shot and realized he had suffered a wound to the hand, police said   Read More ...
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Violent Feud Between California Shooter and Neighbors Brewed Months Before Deadly Rampage
(SAN FRANCISCO) — For months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed among the gunman and his neighbors on a dirt road in a tiny rural community in Northern California. Tehama County sheriff’s deputies received 21 calls in the past year from Kevin Neal and other residents of three ramshackle homes on Bobcat Lane, according to documents released Tuesday to The Associated Press in response to a public records request   Read More ...
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Medical examiner identifies Sammamish couple killed by their son in double homicide-suicide
The King County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Tuesday what sheriff’s detectives had come to suspect: A 23-year-old Sammamish man fatally shot his mother and father before killing himself. Ricardo Nicolini, 58, and Mary Ellen Nicolini, 65, each died from a gunshot wound to the head and their deaths were ruled homicides, according to death investigators. Richard Nicolini, 23, also died from a gunshot wound to the head and his death was ruled a suicide, the medical examiner determined   Read More ...
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2 wounded in South, West side shootings
Two 21-year-old men were wounded in shootings Tuesday on the South and West sides, according to Chicago police. Around 6:25 p.m. a 21-year-old man suffered a graze wound in the 5700 block of South Kenton Avenue. The victim declined to be taken to a hospital. Earlier, another 21-year-old man was shot in the left thumb and right hand just before 2 p   Read More ...
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RAW: Bodycam video shows man fatally shot after charging police with knife
Police released video footage of the July 1, 2017 fatal police shooting of Jeremy Holmes. WARNING: This video may be disturbing to some viewers. Discretion is advised.   Read More ...
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Man charged in South Richmond homicide bought gun days before deadly shooting
Police say a man charged in connection to a homicide last week bought a gun days before the fatal shooting. At 1:10 a.m. Friday, officers responded to the 2000 block of South Kinsley Avenue where they found Robert L. Walker Jr., 20, of the 4100 block of Leake Avenue, shot to death in a driveway. Initially, police called the fatal shooting a death investigation, but have since upgraded it to a homicide   Read More ...
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Rare albino deer accidentally shot by hunter
PEPIN COUNTY, Wisc. — A rare albino deer was accidentally shot and killed over the weekend in Pepin County, according to WTMJ. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said the hunter saw a brown head and mistakenly shot at the deer. The hunter then quickly reported the incident to the DNR. A local conservation club now wants to use it as a learning tool for area hunters   Read More ...
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Sisters shot to death in Harrisburg remembered at funeral
ENOLA--Kaliah Dearing' s wisdom, quick-wit and maturity could be deceiving. But in the end, she was just 16 and still liked to watch cartoons and sleep with her brown teddy bear named Timmy. On Tuesday, Timmy was among the items in her casket as she and her sister Natasha Harner, 24, were remembered at a joint funeral service. A photo of Harner's father, who died unexpectedly last year, was tucked into Harner's hand in her casket   Read More ...
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Fort Collins Police Release Body Camera Footage From Officer-Involved Shooting
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – Fort Collins Police Services and Colorado State University Police released body-camera video from a shooting that took place in July of 2017. The shooting took place near the Colorado State University campus, along Prospect. Jeremy Holmes was killed in the shooting after two officers opened fire. Both were wearing body cameras, though they served in different departments   Read More ...
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California shooter was frequent subject of police calls
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - For months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed among the gunman and his neighbors on a dirt road in a tiny rural community in Northern California. Tehama County sheriff's deputies received 21 calls in the past year from Kevin Neal and other residents of three ramshackle homes on Bobcat Lane, according to documents released Tuesday to The Associated Press in response to a public records request   Read More ...
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California shooter was frequent subject of police calls
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed among the gunman and his neighbors on a dirt road in a tiny rural community in Northern California. Tehama County sheriff's deputies received 21 calls in the past year from Kevin Neal and other residents of three ramshackle homes on Bobcat Lane, according to documents released Tuesday to The Associated Press in response to a public records request   Read More ...
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Man shot in chest during argument at Birmingham restaurant
Birmingham police said the victim and the shooter started arguing while they were waiting for food at Wendy's on Parkway East. The victim was shot in the chest and the shooter fled the scene. The suspect has not been arrested.   Read More ...
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Man shot and killed in Sunset, suspect in custody
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California shooter was frequent subject of police calls
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For months before a shooting rampage that killed five people, a violent feud brewed among the gunman and his neighbors on a dirt road in a tiny rural community in Northern California. Tehama County sheriff's deputies received 21 calls in the past year from Kevin Neal and other residents of three ramshackle homes on Bobcat Lane, according to documents released Tuesday to The Associated Press in response to a public records request   Read More ...
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Rare albino deer accidentally shot by hunter
PEPIN COUNTY, Wisc. — A rare albino deer was accidentally shot and killed over the weekend in Pepin County, according to WTMJ. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said the hunter saw a brown head and mistakenly shot at the deer. The hunter then quickly reported the incident to the DNR. A local conservation club now wants to use it as a learning tool for area hunters   Read More ...
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Man shot victim in head with BB gun, prevented him from getting treatment: police
Carlisle police have charged a 19-year-old borough man in connection to an attack with a BB gun Monday night. Donte Eugene Koser is accused of shooting the victim at around 8 p.m. on the 300 block of North College Street. Police said Koser was with some friends when he pulled out the BB gun and shot the victim at close range   Read More ...
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Woman shot during hunting-related incident in Hopkinton
Woman shot during hunting-related incident in Hopkinton WEBVTT >> HUFFINGTON FIRE POLICE ANDFISH AND GAME ARE HERE.THIS IS AN ACTIVE SCENE.WILL BRING YOU MORE INFORMATION.THIS PARK WAS CLOSED FOR THESEASON IN SEPTEMBER, AND AS WELEARN MO INFORMATION, BUT FOR Woman shot during hunting-related incident in Hopkinton HOPKINTON, N.H. — Police are investigating a shooting that left one person seriously injured in Hopkinton   Read More ...
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Rare albino deer accidentally shot by hunter
PEPIN COUNTY, Wisc. – A rare albino deer was accidentally shot and killed over the weekend in Pepin County, according to WTMJ. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said the hunter saw a brown head and mistakenly shot at the deer. The hunter then quickly reported the incident to the DNR. A local conservation club now wants to use it as a learning tool for area hunters   Read More ...
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Woman shot in Hopkinton in what's believed to be a hunting mishap
HOPKINTON — A woman was shot Tuesday in a hunting-related accident at Elm Brook Park, Fish and Game officials reported. Hopkinton police and fire personnel along with Fish and Game officials responded to the wooded area about 5 p.m. for the reported shooting. The woman was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries, officials said. Authorities were still investigating how the shooting came about and it’s unclear whether the victim was part of a hunting party or an innocent bystander   Read More ...
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Woman shot in Hopkinton in what’s believed to be a hunting mishap | New Hampshire
HOPKINTON — A woman was shot Tuesday in a hunting-related accident at Elm Brook Park, Fish and Game officials reported. Hopkinton police and fire personnel along with Fish and Game officials responded to the wooded area about 5 p.m. for the reported shooting. The woman was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries, officials said. Authorities were still investigating how the shooting came about and it’s unclear whether the victim was part of a hunting party or an innocent bystander   Read More ...
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Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones talks gun violence, Second Amendment
WEBVTT ISSUES DURING THE PRIMARY, SOHIS RESPONSES ARE NOT CURRENT.JEFF ELIASOPH TALKS ABOUT WHERETHE CANDIDATES STAND ON GUNCONTROL.JEFF: DEMOCRAT DOUG JONES SAYSMAKE NO MISTAKE, HE SUPPORTS GUNRIGHTS.>> YOU HAVE TO START FROM THEPREMISE THAT WE HAVE A SECONDAMENDMENT AND I BELIEVE IN THESECOND AMENDMENT.I THINK WE HAVE TO BE VERYCAREFUL TO ENCROACH ON THAT.JEFF: JONES WANTS LAWS ALREADYON THE BOOKS ENFORCED   Read More ...
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Man accused of shooting Winnebago County deputy pleads not guilty
Jordan D. Spates, the 27-year-old man accused of shooting and injuring a Winnebago County Sheriff's deputy, pleads not guilty to five charges, according to court records. This was first reported by the Rockford Register Star. The shooting happened Sept. 23 in the 1000 block of South Court Street. Spates' arrest came after a weeks-long manhunt across the region before he was eventually taken in to custody in Georgia   Read More ...
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Idaho men charged for firing BB gun in vandalism | Idaho Statesman
Two Boise men are charged on suspicion of shooting as many as 34 businesses or vehicles with a BB gun, causing $50,000 in damage. Police say evidence showed that while Michael Walsh, 59, drove a vehicle, David Hochstetler, 28, fired a BB gun out the passenger window on multiple occasions. The suspect’s vehicle, a two-door Ford Explorer, dark blue in color, with a temporary tag, matched the description given to police by witnesses   Read More ...
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Teen critical after Aurora shooting
AURORA | An 18-year-old is in critical condition following a shooting Monday afternoon in Aurora. According to Aurora police, the shooting happened about 5:15 p.m. Nov. 20, at a home in the 400 block of South Kalispell Way. When officers responded to the area on a report of a shooting, they found the 18 year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound   Read More ...
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Federal officials say fatal shooting at Inkster gas station exposes violent drug ring
INKSTER, Mich. - Police initially said a robbery sparked a shooting at an Inkster gas station, but the Local 4 Defenders have learned there wasn't much of a robbery at all. Federal officials said it was a drug deal gone wrong that sparked the shooting on Inkster Road and Avondale Avenue, and it exposed a group dealing dangerous opioids. The shooting sent a lot of fear through the community after an innocent bystander stopping to fuel up had apparently been shot during a robbery   Read More ...
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More Than 450 Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Over Attack
Photo Hundreds of victims of the October mass shooting in Las Vegas are suing over the attack, arguing that the owners of the hotel the gunman used to stage the assault and the organizers of the festival he targeted failed to adequately protect them. In five lawsuits filed on Monday, lawyers representing more than 450 victims of the ordeal sued MGM Resorts International, which owns the Mandalay Bay hotel and the festival venue, as well as Live Nation Entertainment, the concert promoter   Read More ...
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Q&A: Donations for victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting
Millions of dollars in donations have poured in for the victims of the mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival, leaving local officials and national experts to sort how to fairly and quickly distribute the money. An online fundraiser launched hours after the Oct. 1 shooting has topped $10 million, and millions more have been collected by nonprofits, businesses and others   Read More ...
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