Gun violence

8-year-old killed in shooting at Alabama mall

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Police did not give a motive for the shooting or if they had identified suspects yet.
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Local victim warns of celebratory gunfire dangers

Local victim warns of celebratory gunfire dangers

2 hours ago   |   WLWT

If you want to celebrate any holiday, do so safely. That includes not firing guns into the air.
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2 Oklahoma cops charged with murder in stun-gun death

4 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Two Oklahoma cops have been charged with second-degree after they repeatedly used a Taser on a 28-year-old man who died a year ago, authorities said Thursday.
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Officer in chokehold death had previous off-duty gun incident at his home, records show

Officer in chokehold death had previous off-duty gun incident at his home, records show

4 hours ago   |   WISN

"A friend came over to his house, grabbed his duty weapon, and accidentally discharged it," Sgt. Rebecca Babich wrote in the memo.
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24-year-old male shot dead in the Point Breeze section: Police

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Philadelphia police in the 17th District are investigating a homicide Friday in the Point Breeze section. The shooting happened just around 7:30 p.m. on 24th and Oakford Street.
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Chicago community leaders hire private security in effort to keep peace over July 4th weekend

6 hours ago   |   ABC

"The best way to reduce violence is to prevent it from happening." City officials are preparing for a historically violent weekend in Chicago.
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‘We Don't Want To Put Our Neighbors At Risk': Powderhorn Residents Rethink Calling The Police

6 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Some people in a Minneapolis neighborhood are working to change the mentality of calling 911 when there's a problem. At least a few dozen people who live in...
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Colombian army fires 31 members for alleged sex abuse against minors

7 hours ago   |   National Post

BOGOTA - The Colombian army said on Friday it fired 31 of its members accused of involvement with sexual abuse or violence against minors, amid recent accusations of sex abuse...
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CPD deploying 1,200 additional officers each day of Fourth of July weekend

CPD deploying 1,200 additional officers each day of Fourth of July weekend

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown said his officers are focused on seizing illegal guns this holiday weekend. 1,200 extra officers will be deployed each day...
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Fortnite goes woke? Hit game to host new series of conversations about ‘race in America'

Fortnite goes woke? Hit game to host new series of conversations about ‘race in America'

8 hours ago   |   RT

Epic Games, the developer of the massively popular Fortnite, has announced that it will air a series of conversations about race, featuring “prominent” black voices from...
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Kimberly Guilfoyle - Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend and Trump campaign official - tests positive for COVID-19

Kimberly Guilfoyle - the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump's campaign - has tested positive for coronavirus. Read more ...

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

The Cleveland Indians said Friday they are looking to engage their community and appropriate stakeholders "to determine the best path forward with regard to our team name." Read more ...

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

Three others, including a man, woman and juvenile girl, were injured in the shooting and are being treated at local hospitals. Read more ...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Read more ...

American flag hanging from iconic pedestrian bridge

American flag hanging from iconic pedestrian bridge

A massive American flag has returned to an iconic pedestrian bridge in Tennessee. Read more ...

Photos show police reenacting chokehold on Elijah McClain

Photos show police reenacting chokehold on Elijah McClain

Interim Police Chief Vanessa Wilson fired three officers, one of whom received the photos by text and responded “haha.” The officer who reenacted the chokehold resigned. Read more ...

The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

]The NFL plans to have the song “Lift Every Voice and Sing” - known as the Black national anthem - performed live or played before every game in Week 1 of the NFL season, a... Read more ...

Trump blasts ‘left-wing cultural revolution' in fiery Mount Rushmore speech

Trump blasts ‘left-wing cultural revolution' in fiery Mount Rushmore speech

In a fiery Mount Rushmore speech Friday night, President Trump slammed what he called the “left-wing cultural revolution” that has led to “mayhem in the streets” and the... Read more ...

Top NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

Top NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, The... Read more ...

Fourth of July closings

Fourth of July closings

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