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7-year-old, parents shot to death by neighbor in Ohio

Kirk died of his wounds at Mount Carmel West Hospital. Inside the home at 98 S. Terrace Ave. officers found John E. Anderson II, 31, his wife, Christina Chaffin Anderson, 30, and their 7-year-old son, Landon Anderson, 7, shot to death. While the investigation continues, Weiner said the shooting wasn't random. Anderson had recently opened a pavement sealing company after working with his brother at a stucco business, Lozier said.

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Western Washington University cancels classes due to hate speech

Yesterday, we observed social media being used for hate speech targeted at Western students of color. Law enforcement officials do not believe there is a threat to general campus security, but Shepard said a threat to any Western student is an attack on the whole college community.

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Chicago cop charged with first degree murder in shooting of Laquan McDonald

It also said PCP, a hallucinogenic drug, was found in his system. However, it is still yet to emerge. He was moving away from police at the time he was shot, said a lawyer for McDonald's mother. The Chicago Police Department has gained an infamous reputation for imposing lenient punishments on officers charged with police misconduct. Officers said the teen, who was a ward of the state, was acting erratically and had a knife he refused to drop.

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Man shot, police K-9 stabbed following Titusville armed robbery

Thursday when a black SUV pulled up in front of her, police said. K9 Officer John Cantalupo, a 10-year veteran, has been identified by Matthews as the officer that discharged his weapon and struck the suspect.

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Fire burns John Hancock Center in Chicago

One patient was injured and transported to the hospital, the Chicago Fire Department announced on Twitter . A fire on the fiftieth floor was reported around 2:40 p.m., according to DNAinfo . Police in the United States city said they were getting calls reporting the blaze from people inside the building. Two patients were in good condition and three were in stable condition, the fire department said.

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Trump Is Right: CNN Reported on American Muslims Celebrating 9/11

The clip, found on YouTube, is dated from 2009 and was apparently broadcast in the aftermath of the Ft. Hood shooting that involved  U.S. Army Major Nidal Hassan, an American Muslim whose actions were celebrated by a group called “Revolution Muslim.