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A community in shock describes suspect they know

A community in shock describes suspect they know

On his 16th birthday, the student carried a loaded .45 handgun to his high school north of Los Angeles, pulled it out of his backpack and gunned down five of his classmates, authorities said. He saved the last bullet for himself. As the suspect laid in a hospital Thursday night suffering from a self-inflicted gunshot…MORE

A Texas family was told to remove their Christmas decorations because it’s too early

A Texas family was told to remove their Christmas decorations because it’s too early

When’s the best time to put up Christmas decorations? A homeowners association in San Antonio thinks it knows the answer, and it’s not now. Claudia and Nick Simonis put out a handful of Christmas decorations November 1. Three days later, they received a letter from their homeowners association, Diamond Association Management & Consulting, demanding they…MORE

Two racist graffiti incidents reported in one week at Syracuse University

Two racist graffiti incidents reported in one week at Syracuse University

Two incidents of racist graffiti were reported in a matter of one week at Syracuse University in New York, and both are now under investigation, according to a university spokeswoman. The first incident, reported November 7, featured graffiti derogatory toward the African American and Asian communities. It was found on the fourth and sixth floors…MORE

What we know about the suspect in the California school shooting

What we know about the suspect in the California school shooting

After sheriff’s deputies responded to a shooting at Saugus High School in Southern California on Thursday, six students were rushed to local hospitals with gunshot wounds. “Among those that were transported turned out to be the suspect, who is currently in the hospital in grave condition,” said Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva. In the…MORE