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California shooting: Police reveal sergeant slain in Thousand Oaks massacre was killed by friendly fire

California shooting: Police reveal sergeant slain in Thousand Oaks massacre was killed by friendly fireA police sergeant who died trying to stop a gunman after he opened fire in California bar was killed by a fellow officer’s bullet. Sergeant Ron Helus was shot five times by Marine veteran Ian Long after he sprayed bullets into a crowd at a country music night in Thousand Oaks on 7 November, killing 12 people. LD Maples, chief of the California Highway Patrol’s coastal division said that the patrolman “had no clue” that he had been responsible.



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US promises nearly $17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacre

US promises nearly $  17M for survivors of Las Vegas massacreLAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. government is allocating nearly $ 17 million to help people affected by the Las Vegas Strip mass shooting that became the deadliest in the nation's modern history, Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker said Friday.



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Jonestown massacre: 40 years later

Jonestown massacre: 40 years later“Drinking the Kool-Aid” is a phrase bandied about regularly in corporate life, especially when someone wants to take a dig at people with a cult-like belief in a business philosophy or those fanatically chasing an idea that will end badly. November 18 marked the 40th anniversary of the mass murder-suicide of more than 900 people, most of them Americans who were members of a California-based cult called the Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ, run by the reverend Jim Jones. It became known as the Jonestown massacre.



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The Latest: "Thank God!" says massacre Facebook page leader

The Latest: "Thank God!" says massacre Facebook page leaderCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on arrests in the 2016 killing of eight family members in Ohio (all times local):



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Trump Scorned For Tweeting About World Series Hours After Synagogue Massacre

Trump Scorned For Tweeting About World Series Hours After Synagogue MassacreMere hours after a deadly mass shooting at a Pennsylvania synagogue, President



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Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the Massacre

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the MassacreOn this occasion, the Pittsburgh congregants believe being late is what saved their lives. 



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The synagogue massacre was actually in Mister Rogers's neighborhood. What would he say?

The synagogue massacre was actually in Mister Rogers's neighborhood. What would he say?Karen Struble Myers of the Fred Rogers Center reflected on what Rogers's message for America would be in the aftermath of the shooting in the Squirrel Hill area of Pittsburgh, where lived in and filmed his famous TV show.



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Coach Steve Kerr Calls U.S. ‘Broken Country’ After Synagogue Massacre

Coach Steve Kerr Calls U.S. ‘Broken Country’ After Synagogue MassacreGolden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has been one of the sports world's go-



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One year since the Las Vegas massacre

One year since the Las Vegas massacreABC News' Matt Gutman checks in with survivors of the Las Vegas music festival shooting one year after the tragedy.



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Surviving The Pulse Massacre Propelled This Gay Man Into Gun Reform Activism

Surviving The Pulse Massacre Propelled This Gay Man Into Gun Reform ActivismBrandon Wolf is one of a group of survivors who made it out of Pulse nightclub



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