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Santa Fe High School shooter studied previous mass shootings, acted alone: Sources

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Dimitrios Pagourtzis, 17, researched the tactics of other mass shooters, sources said.

Search continues for 2 inmates charged with murder who escaped from jail


Three inmates escaped from the South Carolina jail, but one was caught Sunday.

Kelly Clarkson calls for action in response to school shootings at Billboard Awards

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The singer from Texas argued you should "live your life without ... fear."

Santa Fe shooting victim 'wanted to impact the world,' foreign exchange family says


She arrived from halfway around the globe but 17-year-old Sabika Sheikh was determined to bring her native Pakistan closer to America.

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Man faces murder charges in restaurant crash that killed kin


Police say a man intentionally rammed a vehicle into a steak and seafood outlet in North Carolina, killing his daughter and daughter-in-law who had been seated inside the restaurant with other family members


Video shows man accused of 'punching' pregnant deaf woman, service dog being shoved

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More details are coming out after a deaf man accused a stranger of punching his service dog and pregnant wife during a late evening flight from Colorado to Florida.


The Latest: Man faces 2 murder charges in restaurant plowing


Jail records show the man accused of intentionally plowing a vehicle into a Bessemer, North Carolina, restaurant is facing two counts of first-degree murder


As nation mourns Santa Fe shooting victims, Texas governor tries to find 'solutions'


Prayers were said at churches across Texas and the nation on Sunday for those killed and wounded in the country's latest school shooting.


8 months after Hurricane Maria, the death toll in Puerto Rico remains a mystery


The death in Puerto Rico has remained a mystery following the Category 4 storm.


Santa Fe shooting victim's mother says daughter turned down suspect's advances

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The victim's mother said she was not interested in dating Pagourtzis.


Stormy weather moves into Midwest as East dries out

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The East Coast is finally drying out from days of rain.


Over 2 dozen people rushed to hospital after bad reaction to synthetic weed

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Over two dozen people had a bad reaction to synthetic pot on one street corner.

Sunday, May 20

Increasing lava flow prompts new evacuations, first injury since eruption


A man was seriously injured when he was hit in the leg by lava splatter.

Cougar kills mountain biker, injures fellow rider


The cougar jumped out and attacked the two riders in rural Washington state.

The Latest: Wounded student attends school baseball game


A Santa Fe high school baseball team member who suffered a head wound in the shooting attended the school's playoff game Saturday

Saturday, May 19

Community mourns the 10 victims killed as authorities probe motive behind massacre

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The teen suspected of killing 10 people at Santa Fe High School is in custody.

Teacher's aide among 10 victims killed in Texas high school shooting

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A school district police officer was critically injured in the shooting.

Doctor who slipped abortion drug into girlfriend's tea sentenced to 3 years in prison


The woman argued for leniency for her ex-boyfriend in the sentencing.

Airline passenger punches deaf pregnant woman, service dog: Police

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Police said a passenger got into an argument about being allergic to the dog.

Friday, May 18

10 dead, 10 wounded in shooting at Texas high school, explosives found on campus

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The suspect, 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis, is in custody.

Deaths reported after school bus full of 5th-graders slams off highway

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At least two people were killed when a school bus full of middle schoolers collided with a dump truck and slammed off a New Jersey highway this morning.

Former student used mother's gun in high school shooting: Police

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No victims were injured in the Wednesday morning shooting.

Politicians move to get lawyer caught on video making anti-immigrant rant disbarred


A day after a video of him going on a xenophobic rant in a New York restaurant went viral, an attorney was hit with an avalanche of criticism.

Thursday, May 17

Trump's motion to freeze Summer Zervos' defamation suit denied by appellate court

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The lawsuit was filed by Summer Zervos, a former contestant on "The Apprentice."

New eruption at Hawaii volcano prompts evacuation, produces massive ash cloud

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The Kileaua volcano first erupted May 3.

Tesla data show driver took her hands off wheel before Utah crash


The Tesla driver said she had been looking at her phone while using autopilot.

Man threatens to call ICE on people speaking Spanish in restaurant


A recent viral video shows a man in a restaurant yelling at a couple of customers who were speaking Spanish to staff members.

Wednesday, May 16

Drug blamed in US soldier's Afghan massacre

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An Army soldier was convicted of killing 16 Afghan men, women and children.

Deadly explosion at day spa wasn't an accident, officials say


One woman is dead and three other people are injured after the explosion rocked a building in Southern California.

'Heroic' resource officer hailed for stopping armed teen at high school, saving lives


A police officer confronted and injured an armed teenager at an Illinois high school this morning, a city official said, adding that no students or staff were injured.

5 confirmed dead as severe thunderstorms batter Northeast

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The National Weather Service received reports of baseball-sized hail and wind gusts up to 80 mph.