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Student Athlete Killed by Texas Cops Had Psychedelic Drug in His System: Autopsy

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Student Athlete Killed by Texas Cops Had Psychedelic Drug in His System: Autopsy

Originally posted 09/03/2015 11:05AM

An initial autopsy has found that Christian Taylor was high on a synthetic psychedelic drug known as N-Bomb when he was shot and killed by Texas police last month.

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Family of Virginia TV Shooting Survivor Keeps Vigil at the Hospital Where She’s Recovering

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Family of Virginia TV Shooting Survivor Keeps Vigil at the Hospital Where She’s Recovering

Originally posted 09/02/2015 02:00PM

Vicki Gardner is known as a woman who can pretty much make anything happen — whether at her job as executive director at the Smith Mountain Lake Chamber of Commerce or at home as a wife, mother, and grandmother.

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Houston Teen Taking Selfies with Gun Accidentally Kills Himself

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Houston Teen Taking Selfies with Gun Accidentally Kills Himself

Originally posted 09/02/2015 01:50PM

A teen who was posing for selfies with a gun accidentally fatally shot himself in Houston, Texas, on Tuesday.

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Father-of-Four Officer Killed Outside Chicago Wanted to Retire but was Convinced to Stay – as Search for His Killers Continues

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Father-of-Four Officer Killed Outside Chicago Wanted to Retire but was Convinced to Stay – as Search for His Killers Continues

Originally posted 09/02/2015 08:15AM

The manhunt continues for the three suspects who shot and killed a police officer Tuesday morning in Fox Lake, Illinois, a suburb about an hour north of Chicago.

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Slain TV Reporter's Life Celebrated by Friends and Family: 'She Would Have Wanted One Big Party and That's What We Had'

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Slain TV Reporter's Life Celebrated by Friends and Family: 'She Would Have Wanted One Big Party and That's What We Had'

Originally posted 09/02/2015 08:00AM

Alison Parker loved a good party: the music, the food, and the beautiful clothes that hung with natural elegance on her lithe, 5-foot-9 ballet-dancer frame. "She was a force of nature," both her father and a best friend tell PEOPLE.

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Over 500 Gather for Celebration of Adam Ward's Life

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Over 500 Gather for Celebration of Adam Ward's Life

Originally posted 09/01/2015 03:00PM

More than 500 people packed First Baptist Church in Roanoke, Virginia, to celebrate the life of slain WDBJ cameraman Adam Ward, who was shot and killed at 27 last Wednesday while filming a news segment.

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Police Officer Fatally Shot Near Chicago, Manhunt Underway for 3 Armed Suspects

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UpdatePosted 09/01/2015 02:40PM

Police Officer Fatally Shot Near Chicago, Manhunt Underway for 3 Armed Suspects

Originally posted 09/01/2015 01:45PM

A police officer was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Fox Lake, Illinois, a suburb about an hour north of Chicago.

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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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