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San Marcos, Texas: According to CNN, Texas Police Officer Kenneth Copeland was fatally shot in an “ambush” while on duty on Monday, Dec. 4. He was responding to a warrant for a suspect’s arrest when the...

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Philippine Sea: According to CNN, on Thursday, Nov. 23, the U.S. Navy located and identified three missing sailors who had crashed their plane into the Philippine Sea. They have been identified as Lt. Steven...

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  Pennsylvania- After 5,500 professors from Pennsylvania’s state colleges went on strike on the morning of Oct. 19, the union for faculty at these colleges said that their strike would continue until...

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  Boston, Mass.- Two Boston police officers were shot during a gunfight with a man on Oct. 12 at 11 p.m. The man was later shot dead by other police officers, reported police. The shooting took place...

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  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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  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...