Violence

Sheriff Grady Judd, of Polk county, Fla., listens during a state commission meeting as they investigate the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre and how Broward school district and others access threats, on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
July 10, 2018 - 11:20 pm
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — A commission investigating a Florida high school massacre has concluded that the suspect's connection to a student diversion program played no role in the attack, and commission members pushed aside suggestions that the program prevented police from stopping suspect Nikolas...
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Sheriff Grady Judd, of Polk county, Fla., listens during a state commission meeting as they investigate the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre and how Broward school district and others access threats, on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
July 10, 2018 - 11:16 pm
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — A commission investigating a Florida high school massacre has concluded that the suspect's connection to a student diversion program played no role in the attack. The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission agreed Tuesday that Nikolas Cruz's 2013...
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In this May 18, 2018 photo, Vicky Chavez plays with her daughter Issabella within the walls of the First Unitarian Church, in Salt Lake City. Chavez, a Honduran woman who came to the U.S. four years ago seeking asylum from an abusive boyfriend says she'll continue taking sanctuary in a Salt Lake City Unitarian church where she's been for the past six months with her two young daughters despite being ordered to leave and exhausting her appeals. Chavez says seeing fellow Central Americans separated from their children at the U.S.-Mexico border makes her intent on trying to fight to stay in the United States. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
July 10, 2018 - 2:34 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A playground surrounded by a large shade tree stands right outside the First Unitarian Church in Salt Lake City, where Vicky Chavez and her two young daughters have been taking sanctuary for the past six months. But Chavez never allows Yaretzi, 6, or Issabella, 11 months, to...
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Erica Fischman, left, widow of Capital editor Gerald Fischman, is comforted by her daughter, Uka Saran, center, and a relative, right, during the gravesite service for Fischman at Judean Memorial Gardens, in Olney, Md., Sunday, July 8, 2018. Gerald Fischman and four other staffers were killed June 28 when a gunman attacked the Annapolis newsroom. (Amy Davis /The Baltimore Sun via AP)
July 08, 2018 - 10:03 pm
OLNEY, Md. (AP) — A shy man who expressed his brilliant intellect through his editorials, Gerald Fischman wrote hundreds of thousands of words for the Capital Gazette before a gunman burst into the newsroom and killed him and four other co-workers. Capital Gazette editor Rick Hutzell wiped away...
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Erica Fischman, left, widow of Capital editor Gerald Fischman, is comforted by her daughter, Uka Saran, center, and a relative, right, during the gravesite service for Fischman at Judean Memorial Gardens, in Olney, Md., Sunday, July 8, 2018. Gerald Fischman and four other staffers were killed June 28 when a gunman attacked the Annapolis newsroom. (Amy Davis /The Baltimore Sun via AP)
July 08, 2018 - 7:22 pm
OLNEY, Md. (AP) — A shy man who expressed his brilliant intellect through his editorials, Gerald Fischman wrote hundreds of thousands of words for the Capital Gazette before a gunman burst into the newsroom and killed him and four other co-workers. Capital Gazette editor Rick Hutzell wiped away...
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July 08, 2018 - 4:26 pm
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian air defense units responded late Sunday to an Israeli "aggression" on an air base in the country's central province of Homs, shooting down several missiles, state TV said. The channel, quoting an unidentified military official, said the attack targeted the T4 air base...
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July 08, 2018 - 3:58 pm
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state TV is reporting that the country's air defense units have responded to Israeli "aggression" on an air base in the country's central province of Homs. The channel reported Sunday that the airstrike targeted the T4 air base with six missiles. It did not mention any...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Baltimore Sun shows Rebecca Smith, a sales assistant at The Capital Gazette. Memorial services will be held Sunday, July 8, 2018, for Smith, one of the employees killed in a shooting at the Maryland newspaper's office. (The Baltimore Sun via AP, File)
July 08, 2018 - 3:22 pm
OLNEY, Md. (AP) — One of the five newspaper employees killed in a shooting at a Maryland newspaper's office is remembered as a shy man who expressed his brilliant intellect through the editorials he wrote. More than 150 relatives, friends and co-workers of Capital Gazette editorial page editor...
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Lavonne Green, left, yells "Hallelujah! Hallelujah!" as protestors walk on the Dan Ryan Expressway, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Chicago. The protesters shut down the expressway to draw attention to the city's gun violence and pressure public officials to do more to help neighborhoods hardest hit by it.(AP Photo/Annie Rice)
July 07, 2018 - 9:08 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on an anti-violence protest on a Chicago interstate (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The leader of an anti-violence march that shut down a Chicago freeway says "the people won today." Thousands of people marched a roughly 1.5-mile (2.4-kilometer) stretch of Interstate 94 to...
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Protesters march on the Dan Ryan Expressway, Saturday, July 7, 2018, in Chicago. The protesters shut down the expressway in an attempt to increase pressure on public officials to address the gun violence that's claimed hundreds of lives in some of the city's poorest neighborhoods. (AP Photo/Annie Rice)
July 07, 2018 - 4:16 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of anti-violence protesters marched along a Chicago interstate on Saturday, shutting down traffic to draw attention to the gun violence that's claimed hundreds of lives in some of the city's poorest neighborhoods and pressure public officials to do more to stop it. Marchers...
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