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February 20, 2018 10:15 PM Soldier killed in Bronx fire honored with medals of valor

New York Army National Guard Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah was posthumously honored with two medals of valor. (Public Domain) A soldier who died while saving others in a devastating New York apartment fire late last year was posthumously honored with two medals of valor, the National Guard announced Tuesday. The brave efforts of Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah, of the New York Army National 74

February 20, 2018 8:07 PM To stop mass shootings, fix culture of hate

The vicious cycle of school shootings Sally Kohn is a CNN political commentator and the author of the forthcoming book "The Opposite of Hate." The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers. (CNN)Hate is a problem that affects all of us, a reality we were reminded of when Nikolas Cruz walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland 52

February 20, 2018 5:55 PM Douglas High School will resume classes Feb. 27, less than two weeks after deadly mass shooting

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has been closed since last Wednesday, when 17 students and faculty were killed. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Marjory Stoneman Douglas High is scheduled to re-open to students on Tuesday, Feb. 27, the school district said Monday night. After the Feb. 14 mass shooting that left 17 dead, a voluntary campus orientation will be held for students 80

February 20, 2018 5:02 PM Ukraine's president signs bill on Russia-backed regions

KIEV, Ukraine – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a bill aimed at reintegrating the territory in the country's east controlled by Russia-backed separatists. The bill passed last month designates the areas in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions as "temporarily occupied" by "aggressor country" Russia. It envisages the use of military force to get them back under 47

February 20, 2018 4:41 PM Florida man who looked after Nikolas Cruz says owning rifles was ‘his right’

James and Kimberly Snead were shocked to find out about Cruz's dark side. The Florida man who took in gunman Nikolas Cruz thinks the teen was entitled to own the rifle he used in last week’s high school shooting. “It's his right to have it,” James Snead told CBS News of the AR-15 Cruz legally owned and used in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School 65

February 20, 2018 11:43 AM Lawyers for Hariri assassination suspect calls for acquittal

LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands – Lawyers for one of four alleged Hezbollah members accused of involvement in the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri called Tuesday on judges at a U.N.-backed tribunal to acquit him, saying prosecutors have not presented enough evidence for a conviction. "Even taken at its highest, the prosecution 69

February 20, 2018 6:21 AM Texas student charged after threatening to turn high school into 'another Florida,' police say

An 18-year-old high school student has been charged after allegedly threatening to turn his school into 'another Florida.' (Hitchcock Police Department) An 18-year-old student was arrested and charged Monday for threatening to turn his Texas high school into 'another Florida' after he was caught cheating on a test, police said. Oryan McFadden, 18, allegedly 52

February 20, 2018 12:45 AM Colorado state rep, Columbine survivor, pushes to end gun-free zones in schools

Colorado House Minority Leader Patrick Neville, a survivor of the Columbine massacre in 1999, is attempting — again — to introduce legislation to remove limitations on concealed carry in schools. (Patrick For Colorado) Colorado House Minority Leader Patrick Neville, who was a Columbine High School sophomore at the time of the 1999 mass shooting, is pushing 128

February 20, 2018 12:16 AM Court: Pardoned Peru strongman Fujimori can be tried again

LIMA, Peru – A court in Peru has determined that former Peruvian strongman Alberto Fujimori can be tried in connection with a 1992 massacre despite his recent pardon from a 25-year jail sentence. The ruling Monday paves the way for Fujimori to stand trial again for crimes committed during his decade-long rule. President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski pardoned 58

February 19, 2018 9:00 PM UberEATS driver in custody after customer killed in Atlanta

Customer killed after argument with UberEATS driver. Food delivery driver sought in Georgia shooting. An Atlanta food delivery driver who police believe shot and killed a customer over the weekend has turned himself in, officials said Monday afternoon. Robert Bivines, 36, is accused of murdering Ryan Thornton, 30, moments after delivering food to Thornton 97