News: In the United States

  Hoboken, N.J.- A woman was killed and 100 people were injured when a commuter train plowed into the Hoboken terminal during rush hour on Sept. 29, bringing down part of the roof and scattering debris...

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  Sacramento, Calif.- During a fundraiser at a charter high school, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson was hit in the face with a pie by 32-year-old Sean Thompson, who was arrested for felony assault....

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  Columbus, Ohio- 13-year-old Tyree King was fatally shot by police on Wednesday, Sept. 14 after he pulled out a weapon, which later was discovered to be a BB gun. King was transported to the...

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  Alpine, Texas- Alpine High School was evacuated on Thursday, Sept. 8 after one person was killed in an “active shooter incident,” according to the Brewster County Sheriff’s Office....

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  New Orleans, La.- Four police officers and a supervisor admitted their guilt for the first time after they killed two residents and maimed four others on a small bridge a week after Hurricane...

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Fort Worth, Texas-  19-year-old Ethan Couch, the so-called “affluenza teen,” was sentenced to serve four consecutive 180-day terms in jail after he killed four people with his pickup truck while driving...

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  Cambridge, Mass.- After a shooting near CambridgeSide Galleria, one person was wounded and the shooter was found dead from a self-inflicted wound. The identities of the shooter and the victim remain...

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  Chicago, Ill.- Thousands of Chicago teachers went on strike on Friday, April 1 protesting a lack of a contract and demanding more money for education. The teachers were armed with “Fight for...

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Atlanta, Ga.- A suspicious package caused a brief evacuation of the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on March 23, a day after the deadly suicide bombings by Islamist militants in Brussels. The site was...