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Suspect in Virginia News Crew Shooting Has Died

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UpdatePosted 08/26/2015 04:55PM

Suspect in Virginia News Crew Shooting Has Died

Originally posted 08/26/2015 09:25AM

The "disgruntled" former employee of a Virginia news station has died of a self-inflected gunshot wound hours after he allegedly shot and killed a reporter and cameraman during a live interview.

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'He Wanted to Be Famous': How Alleged Killer Vester Flanagan Spiraled Downward After Being Fired from String of TV Jobs

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Who Was Vester Lee Flanagan, the Man Who Allegedly Shot 3 People on Live TV?

Originally posted 08/26/2015 02:55PM

To the people of Roanoke, he was known as Bryce Williams, a general assignment reporter at WDBJ who covered the typical local news stories: house fires, school board meetings and local crimes. He had worked in the market for about a year, leaving the station in 2013.

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Boyfriend of Slain Reporter Alison Parker: 'She Was the Most Radiant Woman I Ever Met'

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Boyfriend of Slain Reporter Alison Parker: 'She Was the Most Radiant Woman I Ever Met'

Originally posted 08/26/2015 10:20AM

The boyfriend of slain reporter Alison Parker, who was fatally shot during a live broadcast on Wednesday morning, is speaking out.

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Aurora Shooting Prosecutor George Brauchler: The James Holmes Trial 'Will Always Stay with Me'

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Aurora Shooting Prosecutor George Brauchler: The James Holmes Trial 'Will Always Stay with Me'

Originally posted 08/25/2015 07:30PM

For prosecutors, there are some cases that always stick with them, shaping their careers and their lives. Those cases are often gruesome and tragic, reverberating in their minds for the rest of their lives.

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Brooklyn Teen Released on $1M Bail After Stabbing His Allegedly Abusive Father to Death

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Brooklyn Teen Released on $1M Bail After Stabbing His Allegedly Abusive Father to Death

Originally posted 08/25/2015 12:35PM

A Brooklyn teen is out of jail on $1 million bail after he stabbed his allegedly abusive father to death to protect himself and his siblings.

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Tsarneav Juror: If I Had Known 8-Year-Old Victim's Parents Were Against Death Penalty, I Would Have Voted for Life in Prison

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Tsarneav Juror: If I Had Known 8-Year-Old Victim's Parents Were Against Death Penalty, I Would Have Voted for Life in Prison

Originally posted 08/25/2015 09:35AM

The first juror in the Boston Marathon bombing trial has spoken out since Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death in May.

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'You're Lucky – You're Going to Die Soon': Man Kills Louisiana State Trooper Who Pulled Over to Help Him

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'You're Lucky – You're Going to Die Soon': Man Kills Louisiana State Trooper Who Pulled Over to Help Him

Originally posted 08/24/2015 12:45PM

A Louisiana state trooper was shot and killed by a motorist in a stalled vehicle he had stopped to help.

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Oklahoma Labor Commissioner Allegedly Fatally Stabbed by Son in Restaurant

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Oklahoma Labor Commissioner Allegedly Fatally Stabbed by Son in Restaurant

Originally posted 08/24/2015 12:05PM

Oklahoma's labor commissioner was allegedly fatally stabbed by his son at an Oklahoma City restaurant on Sunday, Fox News reports.

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Natalee Holloway Suspect Joran Van Der Sloot Claims There's a Bounty on His Head in Prison: 'I Don't Want to Die'

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Natalee Holloway Suspect Joran Van Der Sloot Claims There's a Bounty on His Head in Prison: 'I Don't Want to Die'

Originally posted 08/21/2015 06:25PM

In a letter to the woman he married while behind bars, convicted murderer Joran van der Sloot – the longtime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of Natalee Holloway – expresses fear for his life in a Peruvian prison and claims there's a bounty on his head.

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Cops: Transgender Man Who Allegedly Stabbed Mother in Supermarket Said He was ‘Angry With Life and Wanted to Get Back at Someone’

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Cops: Transgender Man Who Allegedly Stabbed Mother in Supermarket Said He was ‘Angry With Life and Wanted to Get Back at Someone’

Originally posted 08/21/2015 06:00PM

A transgender man who allegedly fatally stabbed a mother of five in a Maine supermarket on Wednesday confessed to the crime and said he planned to kill "several random people," according to a court affidavit obtained by the Associated Press.

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