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Police: BB Gun of Ohio 13-Year-Old Fatally Shot by Police Looked Like Real Gun

Originally posted 09/15/2016 03:00PM

At a Thursday press conference, Ohio officials said the BB gun a 13-year-old boy pulled out before being fatally shot by a police officer following an alleged attempted robbery could have easily been mistaken for a real firearm.

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Ohio Boy, 13, Killed by Police After He Allegedly Pulled Out a BB Gun Following Attempted Robbery

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Ohio Boy, 13, Killed by Police After He Allegedly Pulled Out a BB Gun Following Attempted Robbery

Originally posted 09/15/2016 08:00AM

Ohio police fatally shot a 13-year-old boy after he pulled out what later turned out to be a BB gun during an alleged robbery, police say.

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'Long Overdue' Arrests Made of 2 Men, Now 65, in 1973 Slaying and Sexual Assault of California Girls

Originally posted 09/14/2016 02:15PM

The families of two California girls found dead in 1973 have waited nearly 43 years for answers and justice. Authorities tell PEOPLE they got some of that this week with the "long overdue" arrest of two suspects in the double homicide.

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John Hinckley Jr., the Man Who Tried to Assassinate Ronald Reagan in 1981, Set to Be Released from Mental Hospital

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John Hinckley Jr. Set to Be Released from Mental Hospital

Originally posted 09/10/2016 01:00PM

The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in 1981 is set to be released from a Washington, D.C. government psychiatric hospital on Saturday, according to several reports.

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Two Injured in Shooting at Texas High School and Female Shooter Fatally Shoots Herself

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Two Injured in Shooting at Texas High School and Female Shooter Fatally Shoots Herself

Originally posted 09/08/2016 11:10AM

A female high school freshman in Alpine, Texas, shot a fellow student Thursday before fatally shooting herself, officials said.

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'Jacob, I'm so Sorry:' Mother of Jacob Wetterling Gives Emotional Statement After Son's Killer Confesses

Originally posted 09/07/2016 11:30AM

The mother of Jacob Wetterling, the 11-year-old Minnesota boy who went missing in 1989 before his remains were found last week, is speaking out about the startling confession her son's killer gave Tuesday in a federal courtroom.

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Widow of Baton Rouge Officer Slain in Summer Ambush Reveals She's Pregnant with His Child

Originally posted 09/07/2016 10:35AM

WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports The widow of Matthew Gerald, one of three Baton Rouge, Louisiana, policemen killed in a July ambush, says her late husband left her with a "very special gift."

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Sia Releases Haunting 'The Greatest' Music Video: Is It an Orlando Shooting Tribute?

Originally posted 09/06/2016 12:00PM

Sia is known for her envelope-pushing music videos with powerful messages. And her latest project is no different.

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Dwyane Wade Says Donald Trump Used Cousin's Death as a 'Ploy for Political Gain'

Originally posted 09/02/2016 08:45AM

Dwyane Wade is speaking out about the recent death of his cousin, who was gunned down on a South Side Chicago street last week, and the media storm that followed.

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Dwyane Wade's Cousin Remembered as 'Quiet Storm of a Daughter' Days After Shooting Death

Originally posted 08/29/2016 05:00PM

On Sunday, as Nykea Aldridge's friends and family gathered soon after her shooting death, the sky filled with the purple balloons set free in honor of her favorite color.

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