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February 19, 2018 12:42 PM IS claims responsibility for church shooting in Russia

The Islamic State group on Monday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia's predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least five people were killed and four wounded when a gunman opened fire with a hunting rifles on people leaving a Sunday service at a Russian Orthodox church in the Dagestan city of Kizlyar. Authorities say the gunman 13

February 19, 2018 4:59 AM Death penalty was made for Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz, prosecutor says

Prosecutors are deciding on what punishment to seek against accused Florida school gunman Nikolas Cruz. The prosecutor in charge of trying accused Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz said the 17 counts of murder the teen faces are precisely the kind of case “the death penalty was designed for.” Cruz’s legal team said Friday that he would not contest 12

February 18, 2018 11:34 PM Missouri kids baseball team selling raffle tickets for an AR-15

Missouri kids baseball team selling raffle tickets for an AR-15 Children in Missouri are selling raffle tickets for an AR-15 — the same weapon used by a Florida gunman who killed 17 people at a high school — to raise money for their baseball team. The Neosho-based team consists of players who range in age from 7 to 9, and the fund-raiser was planned 20

February 16, 2018 9:13 PM The usual approach to school security isn't working

FBI: Person close to gunman called tipline Jan 5 Jillian Peterson, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of criminal justice at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minnesota. James Densley, Ph.D., is an associate professor of criminal justice at Metropolitan State University in St Paul. Their work on mass shooters and crisis intervention can be found at The Violence 27

February 16, 2018 7:06 PM Copycat threats after Florida mass shooting spur a New Jersey town to close schools

Copycat threats around the country following the massacre at a Florida high school led at least one school district to close schools Friday. The district in Nutley, New Jersey, closed public schools Friday and canceled all evening events after officials "became aware of a security threat" late Thursday night, according to a statement by Superintendent 35

February 16, 2018 5:06 PM Florida suspect said he heard voices telling him to carry out massacre: Sources

The 19-year-old who is accused of killing 17 people and injuring dozens more when he opened fire on a South Florida high school Wednesday afternoon told investigators that he heard voices in his head, giving him instructions on what to do to conduct the attack, law enforcement sources told ABC News. Those who knew suspect Nikolas Cruz described him as a troubled 37

February 16, 2018 3:32 PM SEE IT: Florida students protest against gun violence, NRA and Marco Rubio just miles from school shooting

SEE IT: Florida students protest against gun violence Dozens of Florida students protested against gun violence and the National Rifle Association early Friday, just miles from where 17 people were gunned down at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School two days before. In addition to the NRA, students at South Broward High School targeted President Trump 17

February 16, 2018 2:49 AM Stocks Rise for Maker of AR-15 Rifle Used in the Florida School Shooting

Stocks were up Thursday for American Outdoor Brands, the company that makes the AR-15 rifle used in the Florida school shooting that claimed 17 lives. The company’s shares closed up 1.49%, netting the company an additional $8.8 million on the day. The Associated Press reported that accused gunman Nikolas Cruz used a Smith & Wesson M&P15 rifle – a variant 25

February 15, 2018 11:33 PM Florida gun store investigated as officials confirm it's where school shooting suspect bought AR-15

Law enforcement officials confirmed Thursday that suspected gunman Nikolas Cruz legally purchased his AR-15 semi-automatic rifle at Sunrise Tactical Supply in Coral Springs, Florida. (WSVN) A gun store near the Florida high school that became the scene of one of the deadliest shootings in modern U.S. history is reportedly being investigated as law enforcement 47

February 15, 2018 6:58 PM Don't tell me about the warning signs, President Trump

17 dead after gunman targets former school Issac Bailey is an interim member of The Charlotte Observer editorial board and the 2016 James K. Batten Professor of Public Policy at Davidson College. He was a 2014 Harvard University Nieman fellow and is the author of the forthcoming book "My Brother Moochie: Regaining Dignity in the Midst of Crime, Poverty 16