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November 05, 2017 - 6:06 pm
(SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas) -- The close-knit nature of the rural Texas town that was the site of a deadly mass shooting this morning was on display when dozens gathered for a vigil this evening. Twenty-six people attending services at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs died today after...
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November 05, 2017 - 5:15 pm
(SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas) -- The suspected shooter who opened fire in a rural Texas church has been identifed as Devin Kelley, a 26-year-old white male, federal and state law enforcement sources told ABC News. Kelley is from New Braunfels, Texas. The investigation into his background is unfolding...
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November 05, 2017 - 3:30 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Sunday morning's shooting in a rural Texas church is among the deadliest gun massacres in modern U.S. history. At least 26 people were killed at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, about 40 miles southeast of San Antonio. That makes it the fourth deadliest mass shooting in...
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November 05, 2017 - 3:00 pm
(SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas) -- Seven days before a deadly shooting took place in a Texas church, its pastor gave a sermon encouraging his congregation to turn to God when life becomes difficult. Pastor Frank Pomeroy was in Oklahoma when a shooter opened fire today inside his church, First Baptist...
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November 05, 2017 - 1:20 pm
(SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas) -- A Texas church was the scene of a shooting on Sunday, according to ABC affiliate KSAT-TV. The alleged shooter is dead, and it appears there is no more active threat, police told the San Antonio station. Connally Memorial Center in nearby Floresville told ABC News it...
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November 05, 2017 - 1:11 am
(NEW YORK) -- Runners from across the country and around the world are competing in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, just five days after a truck attack killed eight people and wounded others in lower Manhattan. More than 51,000 people will participate in this year's marathon, while another 2...
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November 04, 2017 - 9:38 pm
(FRANKFORT, Ky.) -- The governor of Kentucky demanded on Saturday that any public official or state employee who has settled a sexual harassment suit should "resign immediately." Gov. Matt Bevin, in a press conference Saturday afternoon in Frankfort, said he wanted resignations from any elected...
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November 04, 2017 - 2:56 pm
(DALLAS) -- A Texas high school student who thought his father was thousands of miles away got a surprise at his football game Friday night. Jayce Melton, a senior at Midlothian High School some 25 miles southwest of Dallas, was ready to play his final home game as a wide receiver for the...
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November 04, 2017 - 11:20 am
(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- The death of a fraternity pledge at Florida State University has sparked a police investigation and the suspension of the fraternal organization's local chapter, officials said. The student, 20-year-old Andrew Coffey, was found Friday morning around 10:23 a.m. ET after the...
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November 04, 2017 - 11:06 am
(NEW YORK) -- Former Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner, who was sentenced to 21 to 27 months in prison for sending obscene material to a 15-year-old North Carolina high school student, must report to federal prison by Monday, WABC-TV reported Friday. Weiner, 53, who pleaded guilty last May to a...
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