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Man Accused of Shooting Texas Sheriff's Deputy Has History of Mental Illness

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Man Accused of Shooting Texas Sheriff's Deputy Has History of Mental Illness

Originally posted 09/01/2015 11:35AM

Shannon J. Miles, the 30-year-old man accused of fatally shooting a Texas sheriff's deputy at a gas station last week, has a history of mental illness, according to his former lawyer.

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Fears of Freeway Sniper as Four Cars Are Shot on Phoenix Highway

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Fears of Freeway Sniper as Four Cars Are Shot on Phoenix Highway

Originally posted 09/01/2015 08:20AM

Officials said Monday that four vehicles have been shot at on I-10 in Phoenix since Saturday.

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Funeral for 9-Year-Old Killed While She Was Doing Her Homework Draws Hundreds

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Funeral for 9-Year-Old Killed While She Was Doing Her Homework Draws Hundreds

Originally posted 08/31/2015 12:00PM

The emotional funeral for a 9-year-old Ferguson, Missouri, girl killed while she was doing her homework drew hundreds of mourners at the Friendly Missionary Baptist Church in St Louis on Saturday.

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Gunman Emptied 15 Rounds into Texas Sheriff’s Deputy, D.A. Says; Sheriff Cites 'Black Lives Matter' Movement as Motive

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Gunman Emptied 15 Rounds into Texas Sheriff’s Deputy, D.A. Says; Sheriff Cites 'Black Lives Matter' Movement as Motive

Originally posted 08/31/2015 11:50AM

Shannon J. Miles was arraigned on Monday morning in the shooting of Darren Goforth, a 10-year veteran of the Harris County Sheriff's Office.

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Boyfriend of Slain TV Reporter Alison Parker Reveals Her Happy Last Months: 'I Believe God Knew She Was Going to Be Taken'

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Boyfriend of Slain TV Reporter Alison Parker Reveals Her Happy Last Months: 'I Believe God Knew She Was Going to Be Taken'

Originally posted 08/31/2015 07:30AM

Chris Hurst remembers how he and his girlfriend of nine months, Alison Parker, loved going to restaurants and taking hikes as they dreamed about their future together.

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Melissa Ott and Adam Ward Were 'Very Much in Love and Excited to Get Married' Before He Was Gunned Down Live On-Air

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Melissa Ott and Adam Ward Were 'Very Much in Love and Excited to Get Married' Before He Was Gunned Down Live On-Air

Originally posted 08/30/2015 01:05PM

Melissa Ott and her fiancé Adam Ward joyfully shared their dreams of a future together, starting with a June wedding on a beach in South Carolina.

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Virginia Gunman's Third Victim in Good Condition; Husband Tells Her Harrowing Tale

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Virginia Gunman's Third Victim in Good Condition; Husband Tells Her Harrowing Tale

Originally posted 08/28/2015 12:25PM

At 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, Vicki Gardner sent an excited email to her colleague Troy Keaton, telling him she was going to be on TV.

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Alleged TV Gunman Vester Flanagan's Apartment Was Covered in Pictures of Himself

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Alleged TV Gunman Vester Flanagan's Apartment Was Covered in Pictures of Himself

Originally posted 08/28/2015 11:00AM

Virginia TV gunman Vester Flanagan, a.k.a. Bryce Williams, lived in an apartment devoid of any decoration – save for pictures of himself.

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'You'll Need This': Alleged TV Gunman Vester Flanagan Threw a Wooden Cross at a Co-Worker and Warned of Retribution for His Firing

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'You'll Need This': Alleged TV Gunman Vester Flanagan Threw a Wooden Cross at a Co-Worker and Warned of Retribution for His Firing

Originally posted 08/27/2015 04:30PM

On the day he was fired, Vester Flanagan, a.k.a. Bryce Williams, threw a wooden cross at the then news director of WDBJ7 as police unceremoniously escorted him out of the building.

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TV Station Shooting Victim Adam Ward's Fiancée 'Doing the Best She Can to Cope' Says Station GM

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TV Station Shooting Victim Adam Ward's Fiancée 'Doing the Best She Can to Cope' Says Station GM

Originally posted 08/27/2015 04:10PM

WDBJ station general manager Jeffrey Marks said at a Thursday press conference that now is "a really, really difficult time" for Melissa Ott, the fiancée of Adam Ward, the 27-year-old cameraman who was one of two victims of Wednesday morning's shooting in Virginia by former station employee Vester Flanagan.

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