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A young woman cries during a protest against guns on the steps of the Broward County Federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, is charged with killing 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streetsThousands of angry students, parents, teachers and neighbors of a Florida high school where 17 people were killed are demanding immediate action on gun-control legislation
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Helena Moreno, center, yells during a protest against guns on the steps of the Broward County Federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, is charged with killing 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
School walkouts, sit-ins planned after Florida shootingThe mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses nationwide aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Lauren Duck, right, hugs Debby Stout, left, as they stand on a street corner holding up anti gun signs in Parkland, Fla., on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018.  As families begin burying their dead, authorities are questioning whether they could have prevented the attack at the high school where a gunman, Nikolas Cruz, took several lives.  (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
The Latest: Second gun-control rally held in FloridaFour hours from the Florida high school where 17 people were shot and killed, hundreds of people gathered in a park to rally against gun violence and call for stricter gun laws
The Associated Press6 hours ago
Girl, 4, fatally shot inside car; suspect arrestedAuthorities say a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 4-year-old girl sitting in a car with young siblings and her grandmother in northeastern Ohio has been arrested
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Woman killed husband, 2 adult kids before killing herselfAutopsies show a suburban Detroit woman fatally shot her husband, son and daughter before killing herself
The Associated Press8 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo,  students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., after a shooter opened fire on the campus.  Students are taught to evacuate during fire alarms but lock down during school shootings. So there was confusion Wednesday when a fire alarm sounded,  the second one that day at the high school as 19-year-old former student Nikolas Cruz unleashed a barrage of gunfire. Head for the exits or hunker down in classrooms? (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
A fire alarm sounds, then gunfire erupts: Stay or flee?A Florida high school and others across the U.S. have training to stay in place during a shooting and flee in a fire, just not at the same time
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Parkland Survivor Goes Viral by Calling Out Trump, NRA“Politicians who sit in their gilded House and Senate seats funded by the NRA telling us nothing could have ever been done to prevent this, we call BS,” Emma Gonzalez said Saturday at a gun-control rally in Florida. “They say that tougher gun laws do not decrease gun violence. We...
Newser9 hours ago
Ruling opens possibility trans teen will get hormone therapyA judge's custody ruling opens up the possibility that a transgender Ohio teen can receive hormone therapy despite his parents' opposition
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Former Chicago police First Deputy Superintendent John Escalante hugs Grace Bauer, daughter of Paul Bauer, and Erin Bauer, right, wife of Paul Bauer, after speaking during the funeral mass at Nativity of Our Lord Roman Catholic Church Saturday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Chicago. Bauer died Tuesday when he was shot six times while pursuing a suspect he was attempting to detain downtown Chicago. Officials have charged 44-year-old Shomari Legghette with the 53-year-old commander's killing.   (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Mourners: Slain Chicago officer was 'one of the good guys'Mourners remembered a slain Chicago Police commander Saturday as a model officer and "one of the good guys"
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Rhanda Dormeus, the mother of Korryn Gaines, speaks to the media on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 in Towson, Md.  The family of Korryn Gaines, who was fatally shot by police two years ago may never receive the entire $37 million it was awarded in a lawsuit this week. Maryland has a cap on local governments' liabilities in such cases, and judges have a tendency to lower large awards on appeal.  Legal experts say that it's unlikely the young son of Korryn Gaines and other relatives will see all the money awarded Friday.  (Barbara Haddock Taylor/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
Family of woman killed by police may not see full $37M awardThe family of a Maryland woman who was fatally shot by police two years ago may never receive the entire $37 million award it was awarded in a lawsuit
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE -  In this file image made from video and provided by WUSA TV-9, authorities investigate the scene of a shooting at Fort Meade, Md. on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.  A passenger in the vehicle that was fired on outside the National Security Agency campus says the unlicensed teen driver made a wrong turn, panicked and hit the gas. Passenger Javonte Alhajie Brown said on Friday, Feb. 16,  that the 17-year-old driver was following GPS directions to reach a friend’s house in a Maryland suburb. But he turned onto a restricted-access road that leads to the top-secret installation.  (WUSA TV-9 via AP)
Passenger says teen driver panicked, hit the gas outside NSAA passenger in the vehicle that was fired on outside the National Security Agency campus says the unlicensed teen driver made a wrong turn, panicked and hit the gas
The Associated Press10 hours ago
School Hid Sex Abuse for Decades. Now It's Paying UpFor 27 years, Dr. Robert Browne drugged, raped, and psychologically tortured students of Hawaii's Kamehameha Schools under the guise of psychiatric care, the Washington Post reports. Now 32 of his victims and their families have been awarded what is believed to be the largest personal injury settlement in Hawaiian history,...
Newser10 hours ago
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