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By Paul J. Weber, Jake Bleiberg, Associated Press
olice say they are not sure why a man with a misdemeanor on his record and no warrant for his arrest erupted in a spate of violence after a routine traffic stop in West Texas, killing seven.
By Hope Yen, Seth Borenstein, Darlene Superville, Associated Press
Facing another deadly mass shooting, President Donald Trump is deflecting on gun control.
At least five people are dead in West Texas after a man stopped by state troopers for failing to signal a left turn opened fire and fled, shooting more than 20 people as he drove before being killed by officers…
The U.S. has repeatedly observed a grim cycle around gun violence: A mass shooting occurs, prompting calls for the government to step in, but momentum dissipates before any legislative action is taken. But what specific gun regulations might change the…
By Jamie Stengle, Associated Press
When 63-year-old Margie Reckard's funeral is held Friday evening in El Paso, an overflow crowd is expected.
By John Seewer, Dan Sewell, Associated Press
Montgomery County coroner Dr. Kent Harshbarger said Connor Betts, 24, had a pipe device and a baggie of cocaine with him, and cocaine, alcohol and an antidepressant in his blood.
By Will Weissert, Associated Press
The former Texas congressman put his campaign on hold after the Aug. 3 shooting at a Walmart in El Paso.
By Christina Paciolla, Claudia Lauer, Associated Press
Around 9:30 p.m., police said, a SWAT team freed the two other officers who had been trapped inside, along with three people identified as prisoners, but the gunman remained barricaded.
In our news wrap Thursday, more than 200 people in Guam are suing the U.S. territory’s Catholic diocese for sexual abuse dating back to the 1950s. The island’s former archbishop was convicted of sex abuse and cover-up in 2016 but…
By Matthew Daly, Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
The mayors urged the Senate to vote on two House-passed bills expanding background checks for gun sales that passed that chamber earlier this year.
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