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Airport Shooting Highlights Nexus Between Mentally Ill, Cops
Just weeks before a gunman opened fire at Fort Lauderdale's airport, authorities said he walked into an FBI office in Alaska, telling agents the government was controlling his mind
City Honors Giffords , Other Shooting Victims on Anniversary
Bell ringing and a human embrace event Sunday marked the solemn six-year anniversary of the mass shooting in Tucson that left six people dead and 13 others wounded, including former U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
Today in History
Today in History Today is Sunday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2017. There are 357 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 8, 1867, the U.S. House of Representatives joined the Senate in overriding President Andrew Johnson's veto of the District of Columbia Suffrage Bill, giving
Looking Back at the ‘Too Many Times’ Obama Has Addressed a Mass Shooting
"There’s been another mass shooting in America." With those words of lament, President Obama began his emotional statement on the shooting in Roseburg, Ore., Thursday -- the 15th time he’s had to make remarks following a mass shooting. Never has he appeared to so angry or so frustrated -- or so
How Gabby Giffords Is Shaking Up a Competitive Congressional Race
Gabby Giffords isn’t running for office, but when it comes to the race for the Congressional seat she once held, you’d almost think she’s the one on the ballot. The contest for Arizona’s 2nd Congressional district is pitting Democratic Rep. Ron Barber, Giffords’ former district...
So Sue Him (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES ANALYSIS — ABC’s JEFF ZELENY: The House of Representatives takes its final step today to approve its lawsuit against President Obama, opening a rare legal gambit of the legislative branch trying to sue the executive branch. No, Speaker Boehner told...
Trauma Surgeon Uses War Zone Skills to Better Treat Patients at Home
By ELY BROWN and LAUREN EFFRON For trauma surgeon Dr. Peter Rhee, performing a couple of hernia repairs only to turn around hours later and treat a patient’s life-threatening stab wounds is just another day in the office. And he has seen much worse. Rhee,...
Remembering Boston, One Year Later
NOTABLES DEVAL PATRICK: BOSTON ‘VERY PREPARED’ FOR MARATHON: As Boston prepares to hold its 2014 marathon a year after the attacks, security planning has been “on steroids,” with new preparations — both visible and less apparent — that draw on lessons learned last year, Gov....
Rep. Ron Barber Finally Opens Up About Tucson Shooting
When shots rang out on April 2 at the Fort Hood military post in Texas, Rep. Ron Barber, D-Ariz., couldn’t help but remember his own experience with gun violence. “That takes me back to the day that the shooting occurred in Tucson back in January...
'Duck Dynasty' Star Among Guests to Watch Out for at State of the Union
This year’s State of the Union address is gearing up to rival the spectacle created by the White House Correspondents Dinner, with members of Congress competing to bring notable guests to the Capitol, transforming the building for one night into another D.C. national petting zoo....