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Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel addresses a press conference on Feb.2, 22, 2018.


The video shows that Peterson remained outside the building for upward of four minutes during the shooting, which lasted about six minutes, Israel said. Aside from getting "on his radio," Peterson did "nothing" while standing outside the building, Israel said.

A Marjory Stoneman Douglas school resource officer has been suspended without pay after Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said video shows him taking up a defensive position during the shooting but never entering the school.

Students lead call for gun control in aftermath of Florida shooting


Wednesday’s shooting is Florida’s third major shooting incident since a gunman massacred 47 people at the gay nightclub “Pulse” in Orlando in 2016. Yet the only victories for gun-control advocates have been the defeats of legislation aimed at loosening gun control, like a proposed law that would allow some people to take guns into airports.

Victims of last week’s Florida school shooting gathered with thousands of supporters on Saturday to say “enough is enough”. The crowd chanted “shame on you”, denouncing politicians’ inaction in the wake of the country’s latest mass shooting.

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announces that a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and several Russian entities, Feb. 16, 2018, in Washington. The defendants are accused of violating U.S. criminal laws to interfere with American elections and the political process.


None of the defendants charged in the indictment are in custody, according to a spokesman for the special counsel’s office.

The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election announced charges Friday against a Russian social media troll company, 12 of its employees and its financial backer in the first indictment brought against Russians allegedly involved in the effort.

Nikolas Cruz appears in a police booking photo after being charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder following a Parkland school shooting, at Broward County Jail in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 15, 2018.


The massacre at a Florida high school is again raising concerns about whether the FBI missed signs that might have stopped a mass shooting.

Why Most Americans Can Buy AR-15s Before They Can Have Their First Beer


The 18-year-old age restriction to buy long guns, including assault-style rifles, is a vestige of a half-century-old law.

This week’s mass shooting at a Florida high school, where a lone gunman opened fire on students and staff, killing 17 and injuring 15, has distressingly similar details in the profile of the suspect and his weapon. A 19-year-old former student with a history of disciplinary issues had gotten his hands on an AR-15, a semi-automatic rifle capable of firing highly lethal rounds in rapid succession. And he’d done so completely legally.

Nikolas Cruz appears in a police booking photo after being charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder following a Parkland school shooting, at Broward County Jail in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Feb. 15, 2018.


Investigators looking into Cruz's online activity, including his social media accounts, turned up what Israel described as "very disturbing" things. The county sheriff gave no details, but said Cruz had been expelled from the school for disciplinary reasons.

Authorities in southern Florida have charged a 19-year-old man with 17 counts of premeditated murder in connection with the latest mass shooting at a U.S. school.

Women embrace in a waiting area for parents of students after a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday. Joel Auerbach / AP


Officials believe the gunman had one AR-15-style semiautomatic rifle and multiple magazines, but it was unclear whether he had any other weapons. The gunfire began outside the school and continued inside, where 12 of the victims were killed, Israel said.

 At least 17 people were dead after a 19-year-old former student opened fire at a South Florida high school on Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

The suspect was identified as Nikolas Cruz, a former student who had been expelled from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland for disciplinary reasons, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said. He said at least 14 other people were injured in addition to the 17 people who were killed.

Trump Administration Wants To Decide What Food SNAP Recipients Will Get


The President wants to replace food stamps for low income families with food boxes to save money. According to Forbes, the White House budget director is pitching the idea similar to Blue Apron-a high-end meal kit service. Each box would include pasta, peanut butter, beans and canned fruit and vegetables.

The Trump administration is proposing a major shake-up in one of the country's most important "safety net" programs, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps. Under the proposal, most SNAP recipients would lose much of their ability to choose the food they buy with their SNAP benefits.

Joseph Nickell, who authorities said was behind the killings of four people in Kentucky on Saturday. (Facebook)/Fox News


The shooting came about three weeks after the state was rocked by a high school shooting in Benton, where two students were killed and 18 students wounded by a fellow student, who remains in custody.

Five people, including a suspected gunman who apparently took his own life, were killed in a shooting spree at two locations in northeastern Kentucky, officials said on Sunday.

New York AG sues Harvey Weinstein alleging ‘pervasive sexual harassment’


"While Mr. Weinstein's behavior was not without fault, there certainly was no criminality, and at the end of the inquiry it will be clear that Harvey Weinstein promoted more women to key executive positions than any other industry leader," Brafman said, adding that Weinstein will "embrace" the suit if its purpose is to reform the entertainment industry.

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sued Harvey Weinstein in state court on Sunday, alleging that employees of the former movie mogul and his company endured "pervasive sexual harassment, intimidation and discrimination."

WARNING: WhatsApp scam, thousands already duped make sure you’re not next


Since 2016 WhatsApp has scrapped all fees with the company saying: “We're happy to announce that WhatsApp will no longer charge subscription fees.

WhatsApp users are, once again, being targeted by a malicious scam that has already seen thousands duped. The new message claims to be from Adidas and offers WhatsApp users the chance to be part of a free giveaway.

A Texas man vowed to forgive whoever killed most of his family. Then he learned it was his son.


But Bible verses also pushed into Whitaker’s thoughts. “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him,” he recalled. “Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.” Revenge was a dark path he did not want to step down, so Whitaker resolved to forgive the shooter. In the hospital bed, it seemed impossible. But he would do it. No matter who was responsible. “As soon as that happened, there was a warm glow that flowed over me,” Whitaker said. “It took the fire out of me.”

Rage and faith were at war inside Kent Whitaker as he lay in a hospital bed with a 9mm bullet hole six inches from his heart.

File - This October, 2017 file photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Force Investigation Team Report shows some of the guns found in the hotel room of the shooter, Stephen Paddock.


Haig, a 55-year-old aerospace engineer who sold ammunition as a hobby for about 25 years, was charged 35 minutes before holding a news conference where he said he didn't notice anything suspicious when he sold the tracer rounds to Paddock.

An Arizona man who sold ammunition to the gunman who carried out the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history was charged Friday with manufacturing armor-piercing bullets, according to court documents.

Get your stuff and go: Amazon opens store with no cashiers


But Amazon Go is unlike its other stores. Shoppers enter by scanning the Amazon Go smartphone app at a turnstile, opening plastic doors. When an item is pulled of a shelf, it's added to that shopper's virtual cart. If the item is placed back on the shelf, it is removed from the virtual cart.

No cashiers, no registers and no cash — this is how Amazon sees the future of store shopping.

The online retailer opened its Amazon Go concept to the public Monday in Seattle, which lets shoppers take milk, potato chips or ready-to-eat salads off its shelves and just walk out. Amazon's technology charges customers after they leave.

Eaton County Sheriff's deputies restrain Randall Margraves, father of three victims of Larry Nassar, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. The incident came during the third and final sentencing hearing for Nassar on sexual abuse charges. The charges in this case focus on his work with Twistars, an elite Michigan gymnastics club. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP)


"I don't know what it would be like to stand there as a father and know that three of your girls were injured physically and emotionally by somebody sitting in a courtroom. I can't imagine that," the judge said.

A distraught father seething over sexual abuse suffered by three daughters tried to attack former sports doctor Larry Nassar in a Michigan courtroom Friday after a judge rejected his request to confront the "demon" in a locked room, a stunning rush that reflected the anguish felt by parents who trusted him with their children.

Gloria Echeverria watches as Los Angeles police officers close off a street where a shooting occurred at a middle school in Los Angeles on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018.


"Not safe, very insecure," said Anzueto, who said there were no metal detectors at the school. "I fear for my son's life. You know what I mean, you really hear about things like this in the news, and just to hear that something like that happened so close to home, it scared the life out of me."

 A girl believed to be 12 years old opened fire Thursday in a middle school classroom, critically wounding one classmate and injuring three others, authorities said.

Jonathann Daval gives a press conference in Gray, eastern France, on November 2, 2017, with his slain wive's parents in the background. © Sebastien Bozon, AFP


Police sources said a neighbour had reported hearing a car leaving the couple's home on the night before Alexia was reported missing -- a fact backed up by a tracking device on his work car.

A French IT worker on Tuesday admitted to killing his wife in a chilling case that has gripped the country since her charred corpse was found in a wood in October.

"Hopefully someone can ID the scum bags," he wrote. "Gotta love Karma though, serves them right."

A pair of suspected package thieves may have made off with a few stolen items, but now will likely have a hefty medical bill on top of any legal trouble, KOMO reports.

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