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Star Basketball Player, 18, Killed in Club Mass Shooting 'Left an Imprint on the Hearts of So Many'

Originally posted 07/28/2016 12:45PM

Stef'An Strawder didn't just find his calling on the basketball court. He found a family.

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Credit: Courtesy Courtney Jernigan
Soldier Killed Defending Woman at Bar 'Was Always My Hero,' Sister Says

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Soldier Killed Defending Woman at Bar 'Was Always My Hero,' Sister Says

Originally posted 07/27/2016 05:15PM

Courtney Jernigan was shocked to hear about the death of her big brother, Jonathon Prins. But she wasn't a bit surprised about how he died.

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Credit: Jonathon Prins/gofundme; 218TH Leadership Regiment 1ST BN Engineers Facebook
Two Hero Soldiers Killed While Protecting Woman from Alleged Gunman at South Carolina Bar

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Two Hero Soldiers Killed While Protecting Woman from Alleged Gunman at South Carolina Bar

Originally posted 07/27/2016 09:35AM

Two South Carolina soldiers are being hailed as heroes after their attempts to protect a woman from a gun-toting man at a bar early Sunday cost them their lives, police said.

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Reagan Foundation Slams Decision to Free John Hinckley Jr. 35 Years After Assassination Attempt

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UpdatePosted 07/27/2016 09:00AM

John Hinckley Jr. Will Be Freed 35 Years After Trying to Assassinate President Ronald Reagan

Originally posted 07/27/2016 01:45PM

The man who tried to assassinate Ronald Reagan will be released from a government psychiatric hospital 35 years after he shot the former president – and Reagan Foundation officials aren't happy about the decision.

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Credit: Mike O'Brien Instagram
Saturday Night Live Alum Mike O'Brien Opens Up About Cancer Scare

Saturday Night Live Alum Mike O'Brien Opens Up About Cancer Scare

Originally posted 07/25/2016 03:00PM

Mike O'Brien is not joking when it comes to his health.

The Saturday Night Live alum posted a series of pre- and post-op photos of himself undergoing surgery on his face Sunday, sharing his own family history with skin cancer and raising awareness so fans might be more vigilant about their own health.

"A couple weeks ago those two little red bumps under my right eye were diagnosed as melanoma, a skin cancer that has taken multiple people in my extended family," he wrote on Instagram. "If you have a family history of skin cancer, you should get checked at a dermatologist every 3-6 months."

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MTV's True Life Special to Follow Survivors of Orlando Nightclub Shooting

Originally posted 07/25/2016 02:55PM

A version of this article has appeared on EW.

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UpdatePosted 07/25/2016 01:30PM

Two Teens, 18 and 14, Killed in Florida Club Mass Shooting; Police Seek Motive, But Rule Out Terror

Originally posted 07/25/2016 05:40AM

A 14-year-old and 18-year-old were killed and at least 14 others were wounded in a shooting outside a Florida nightclub early Monday, police said.

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UpdatePosted 07/23/2016 05:55PM

Sister of Autistic Man Whose Caregiver Was Shot by Police Says He Is Traumatized

Originally posted 07/23/2016 04:10PM

The sister of the autistic man whose unarmed caregiver was apparently accidentally shot by a police officer in North Miami, Florida, earlier this week is speaking out about the incident, saying her traumatized brother is asking for his caregiver, Charles Kinsey, and doesn't understand why the man was shot.

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UpdatePosted 07/22/2016 06:00PM

Munich Mall Shooter, Who Killed 9, Had No ISIS Link and Was Obsessed with Mass Shootings

Originally posted 07/22/2016 01:20PM

Munich police have confirmed nine people died and 16 others were injured in Friday's shooting at a local mall and fast-food restaurant.

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