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In this undated booking photo provided by the Greene County, Missouri, Sheriff's Office shows 20-year-old Dmitriy Andreychenko. Five days after 22 people were killed at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, panicked shoppers fled a Walmart in Springfield, Missouri, after Andreychenko, carrying a rifle and wearing body armor walked around the store before being stopped by an off-duty firefighter. Police on Friday identified the man as Andreychenko, who lived in the Springfield area. (Greene County Sheriff via AP) .
August 09, 2019 - 6:37 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors on Friday filed a terrorist threat charge against a 20-year-old man who said he walked into a Missouri store wearing body armor and carrying a loaded rifle and handgun to test whether Walmart would honor his constitutional right to bear arms. The incident, just...
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people mourn at a vigil after a shooting in an El Paso Walmart
AP Photo/Andres Leighton
August 05, 2019 - 3:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An anonymous online forum called 8chan has drawn attention in the wake of mass shootings in Texas and Ohio because violent U.S. extremists have used it to share tips and encourage one another. The site suffered sporadic outages Monday after its cybersecurity provider cut off support...
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Elizabeth Howe
August 04, 2019 - 10:41 am
( Connecting Vets ) - During a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas on Saturday, the quick actions of one soldier from Fort Bliss may have saved the lives of multiple children. Pvt. 1st Class Glendon Oakley Jr. was in a Footlocker at the Cielo Vista Mall when he heard gunshots. He, like the hundcreds of...
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(AP Photo/Rudy Gutierrez)
August 03, 2019 - 3:45 pm
EL PASO, Texas (AP) updated — A University Medical Center of El Paso official says one of 12 people who were rushed to the hospital after the attack on a shopping complex has died. Ryan Mielke (MIL'-kee), a hospital spokesman, says all of the victims suffered traumatic injuries in Saturday's attack...
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(AP Photo/Julia Le Duc)
June 26, 2019 - 2:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — From the Vatican to the U.S. Congress and campaign trail, expressions of anguish, empathy and outrage poured out Wednesday over the photos of a migrant father and young daughter who drowned while trying to cross the Rio Grande from Mexico to enter the United States without legal...
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(KMOX file photo)
May 31, 2019 - 11:10 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Amtrak says flooding is forcing it to suspend service between St. Louis and Fort Worth, Texas, until June 7. Amtrak officials said in a news release Friday that flooding has diverted freight train traffic onto tracks used by the passenger train service. Service between Chicago and...
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Border wall in Texas
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January 10, 2019 - 6:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking the shutdown battle to the U.S.-Mexico border, seeking to bolster his case for the border wall after negotiations with Democrats blew up over his funding demands. Trump stalked out of his meeting with congressional leaders — "I said bye-bye," he...
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November 05, 2018 - 7:53 am
It'll be built along a notorious hotspot for immigrants crossing the border
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Maryland Terrapins offensive lineman Ellis McKennie (68) runs onto the field with his teammates holding a flag in remembrance of Jordan McNair
(Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)
September 04, 2018 - 8:39 am
Maryland has dedicated its season to offensive lineman Jordan McNair, who collapsed on the practice field on May 29 and died two weeks later of heatstroke.
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