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Survey: Schools ramping up safety measures post-Newtown

Survey: Schools ramping up safety measures post-Newtown

The uptick came during a four-year span that saw an overall decrease in violent crime reported by schools - Full Story

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Newtown must pay long-term disability to cop after massacre

Officer developed anxiety and depression after responding to the 2012 shooting rampage - Full Story

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NAEMT announces launch of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care course Jenifer Goodwin - NAEMT Perspectives

NAEMT announces launch of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care course

The new course teaches medical skills for active shooter and mass casualty response - Full Story

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Chief: FBI memo wouldn't have changed Texas terror attack response

Chief said no one at command post set up to monitor the event was aware that the FBI had sent a memo about Elton Simpson hours before the May 3 shooting - Full Story

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Gunman's hashtag hinted at Texas terror plot

Gunman's hashtag hinted at Texas terror plot

Final tweet posted on an account linked to one of the gunmen said: "May Allah accept us as mujahideen" - Full Story

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Doubts raised about Islamic State's claim in Texas attack

Doubts raised about Islamic State's claim in Texas attack

Islamic State claimed responsibility Tuesday for a weekend attack at a center near Dallas — though it offered no evidence of direct link to the attackers - Full Story

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2 gunmen killed outside Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas

2 gunmen killed outside Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas

Two armed men who opened fire on a security officer outside of a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad have been killed - Full Story

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Sergeant who arrested theater gunman first to testify

Sgt. Gerald Jonsgaard identified James Holmes as the man he found on the ground in the theater parking lot wearing a helmet and body armor - Full Story

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Survivors tell gruesome details of Colo. theater shooting

Survivors tell gruesome details of Colo. theater shooting

Gripping testimony made clear the state's determination to make sure jurors know the carnage Holmes caused inside the suburban Denver theater - Full Story



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