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October 16, 2021, 1:36 AM

Nikolas Cruz plans to plead guilty in Parkland school shooting

Nikolas Cruz wants to change to a guilty plea for the killing of 17 people in the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre.
October 16, 2021, 1:36 AM
Parkland school shooting suspect plans to plead guilty
October 3, 2021, 3:57 PM

Florida school shooting suspect faces trial for jail brawl

He is the suspect in the 2018 killing of 17 people at a Florida high school.
October 3, 2021, 3:57 PM
2 months ago

Parkland school shooting suspect can't be called 'animal'

A judge says a former student accused of murdering 17 people at a Florida high school cannot be called “animal” or “that thing” during his upcoming trial
2 months ago
5 months ago

Indicted Parkland school superintendent gets $740K severance

The superintendent of the Florida school district who was indicted on a perjury charge by a grand jury investigating the 2018 school massacre in Parkland will leave his job under a $740,000 severance package approved by a divided board
5 months ago
6 months ago

Embattled Florida school superintendent offers to resign

The South Florida school superintendent overseeing Parkland schools has offered to resign amid continuing criticism over the 2018 mass shooting there and a perjury charge from a statewide grand jury
6 months ago
Embattled superintendent for Parkland schools decides to resign
6 months ago

Embattled Florida school superintendent offers to step down

The Florida school superintendent charged with lying to a grand jury probing the circumstances surrounding a 2018 massacre on one of his campuses has offered to step down
6 months ago
8 months ago

Parkland survivor details life 3 years after shooting

Lauren Hogg, a freshman during the shooting, co-founded March for Our Lives.
8 months ago
Parkland survivor details life 3 years after shooting
8 months ago

Parkland school shooting 3 years later: Remembering the 17 victims

Seventeen students and staff were killed in the February 2018 Stoneman Douglas massacre.
8 months ago
Parkland school shooting 3 years later: Remembering the 17 victims
8 months ago

Parkland 3 years later: How survivors, parents are channeling trauma into change

Three years later, Lauren Hogg pushes through daily post-traumatic stress to fight for gun reform that she says is vital to protecting the youth of the future.
8 months ago
'Really painful': Father of Parkland victim speaks out 3 years later
8 months ago

3 years later, Parkland school shooting trial still in limbo

It’s been more than 1,000 days since a gunman with an AR-15 rifle burst into a Florida high school, killing 17 people and wounded 17 others
8 months ago
1 year ago

Court documents ask Parkland parents to prove mental anguish

Parents who sued a school district after their children died in a mass shooting at a Florida high school are being asked to turn over psychiatric records to prove they've suffered mental anguish
1 year ago
1 year ago

Fred Guttenberg opens up about losing his daughter in Parkland shooting in new book

Gutenberg, whose new book is called "Find the Helpers," lost his 14-year-old daughter Jaime when she was killed in the 2018 school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
1 year ago
Fred Guttenberg opens up about losing his daughter in Parkland shooting in new book
1 year ago

Deputy fired over Florida school massacre to get job back

A deputy fired for his inaction during a school shooting will get his job back
1 year ago
Deputy fired over Florida school massacre to get job back
1 year ago

Couple apologizes for sheltering accused school shooter

A Florida couple regrets ever taking in a disturbed teenager in the months before he was accused of the 2018 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
1 year ago
1 year ago

Parkland shooting survivor achieves major league dream

Coby Mayo shares his story of surviving the Parkland shooting and being selected in the 4th round of the MLB draft by the Baltimore Orioles.
1 year ago
Parkland shooting survivor achieves major league dream
1 year ago

Cop who was fired after Parkland shooting will get his job back: Union

One of the officers fired over their handling of the 2018 Parkland shooting will be reinstated, according to his union.
1 year ago
Cop who was fired after Parkland shooting will get his job back: Union
1 year ago

Fired Parkland cop gets his job back with lost pay, seniority

Sgt. Brian Miller was fired after he hid behind his car during the Parkland high school shooting, but officials rehired him after determining he was denied due process and improperly terminated.
1 year ago
Fired Parkland cop gets his job back with lost pay, seniority
1 year ago

Parkland cop to get his job back: Union

Sgt. Brian Miller will receive full back pay and seniority when he returns to his duties at the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.
1 year ago
Parkland cop to get his job back: Union
1 year ago

Cop who was fired after Parkland shooting will get his job back: Union

Sgt. Brian Miller was one of four officers who were fired last year after an investigation deemed they had "neglected their duties" during the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
1 year ago
Cop who was fired after Parkland shooting will get his job back: Union
2 years ago

After Parkland tragedy, Florida Senate OK's panic buttons

Two years after the Parkland school shootings, Florida lawmakers are close to sending Gov. Ron DeSantis legislation requiring panic buttons at schools
2 years ago
After Parkland tragedy, Florida Senate OK's panic buttons
2 years ago

Man sentenced for threatening Parkland families; victim's dad calls it 'precedent setting case'

Brandon Fleury, 22, was sentenced to 66 months in federal prison on Monday for cyberstalking and sending a kidnapping threat to Parkland families.
2 years ago
Man sentenced for threatening Parkland families; victim's dad reacts
2 years ago

Parkland widow renovates home, preserves memories

It was a bittersweet moment when representatives of the TV show “Military Makeover" surprised Parkland, Florida, shooting widow Debbi Hixon to let her know they were going to renovate her entire home
2 years ago
2 years ago

Schools honor Parkland shooting victims

Today marks two years since 17 people were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
2 years ago
Schools honor Parkland shooting victims
2 years ago

'After Parkland' chronicles life of families in wake of deadly school shooting

The ABC Documentaries film shows how families affected by the 2018 shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School coped in the aftermath and began working to end gun violence.
2 years ago
'After Parkland' chronicles life of families in wake of deadly school shooting
2 years ago

ABC Documentaries' film 'After Parkland' to be released in theaters to honor anniversary

The documentary "After Parkland" chronicles families' lives in the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting.
2 years ago
ABC Documentaries' film 'After Parkland' to be released in theaters
2 years ago

Family pushes for silent panic alarms in New York schools in honor of Parkland victim Alyssa Alhadeff

Family members are pushing for a new law requiring silent alarms in all New York state public schools in honor of one of the victims of the Parkland shooting.
2 years ago
Family pushes for silent panic alarms in NY schools in honor of Parkland victim
2 years ago

Florida school shooting trauma affects young witness

A lawyer says the trauma of witnessing the 2018 massacre at a Florida high school is too much for a young student to give a statement and possibly testify at trial
2 years ago
2 years ago

Ex-Florida sheriff in school shooting sues over ouster

Federal suit contends he was deprived of due process.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Man convicted of cyberstalking, threatening Parkland victims' families

Some messages were sent on Instagram from the username "the.douglas.shooter."
2 years ago
Man convicted of cyberstalking, threatening Parkland victims' families
2 years ago

Florida school shooting suspect searched for weapons daily

A security guard has testified that Nikolas Cruz was such a threat when he attended Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that he was searched for weapons every morning
2 years ago
Parkland shooting suspect searched for weapon daily
2 years ago

Embattled Broward Sheriff's Office loses accreditation over mass shooting response

The office's new leader said it's wrong to punish the office for the "previous administration’s mishandling."
2 years ago
Sheriff's office loses accreditation over mass shooting response
2 years ago

2 more deputies fired for 'neglect of duty' after Parkland massacre

Deputy Josh Stambaugh drove away as shots rang out at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, and Deputy Edward Eason also left, authorities said.
2 years ago
2 more deputies fired for 'neglect of duty' after Parkland massacre
2 years ago

Parkland shooting survivor's soccer dreams come true

Anthony Borges, who was seriously injured in the 2017 mass shooting, played with professional players after a miraculous recovery.
2 years ago
Parkland shooting survivor's soccer dreams come true
2 years ago

Harvard reportedly rescinds Parkland shooting survivor's admission over alleged racist comments

Kyle Kashuv, 18, disclosed the news on Twitter, claiming Harvard had rescinded its offer after screenshots surfaced of him using racial slurs at the age of 16.
2 years ago
Harvard rescinds Parkland shooting survivor's admission over alleged racist comments
2 years ago

Harvard rescinds Parkland survivor's admission

Kyle Kashuv, 18, disclosed the news on Twitter, claiming Harvard had rescinded its offer after screenshots surfaced of him using racial slurs at the age of 16.
2 years ago
Harvard rescinds Parkland survivor's admission
2 years ago

Decision to charge Parkland school resource officer Scot Peterson for inaction likely unprecedented: Experts

Scot Peterson has been hit with charge regarding his inaction at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last Feb. 14.
2 years ago
'Charging him with being a coward': Expert on unprecedented charges for Parkland cop
2 years ago

Ex-deputy accused of inaction in Parkland massacre appears in court

An investigation determined that Scot Peterson failed to confront the gunman.
2 years ago
Ex-deputy accused of inaction in Parkland massacre appears in court
2 years ago

Ex-deputy charged with child neglect in Parkland high school shooting appears in court

An investigation determined that former deputy Scot Peterson failed to confront the gunman.
2 years ago
'He's guilty': Parents of Parkland shooting victims on ex-deputy charged with neglect
2 years ago

Parkland parents react to arrest of school's ex-deputy

The parents of a student and a staff member who died in the shooting call Scot Peterson a "coward."
2 years ago
Parkland parents react to arrest of school's ex-deputy
2 years ago

Parkland ex-deputy arrested after inaction during attack

Scot Peterson, who was on duty at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, faces charges of child neglect, culpable negligence and perjury.
2 years ago
Parkland ex-deputy arrested after inaction during attack
2 years ago

Parkland deputy arrested for inaction in massacre

Scot Peterson, 56, was terminated and charged with multiple counts of child neglect after an internal investigation found he retreated while students were under attack.
2 years ago
Parkland deputy arrested for inaction in massacre
2 years ago

Police arrest ex-deputy who 'did absolutely nothing to mitigate' Parkland school massacre

Scot Peterson, 56, was terminated from his job at the sheriff's office.
2 years ago
Police arrest ex-deputy who 'did absolutely nothing to mitigate' school massacre
2 years ago

Florida deputy charged for inaction during Parkland shooting

The Florida deputy who knew a gunman was loose at the Parkland high school but refused to go inside to confront the assailant has been arrested on 11 criminal charges related to his inaction
2 years ago
Florida deputy charged for inaction during Parkland shooting
2 years ago

Former sheriff's deputy fired, arrested in connection to Parkland school shooting

Deputy Scot Peterson was arrested on seven counts of neglect of a child, three counts of culpable negligence and one count of perjury, according to a news release from officials.
2 years ago
Former sheriff's deputy fired, arrested in connection to Parkland school shooting
2 years ago

Dwyane Wade surprises graduates at Stoneman Douglas

'We fight! We fight! We fight!': NBA star says at school commencement.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Dwyane Wade surprises Parkland high school graduates

Retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade surprised graduates at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
2 years ago
Dwyane Wade surprises Parkland high school graduates
2 years ago

Dwyane Wade surprises Parkland high school graduates

Retired Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade surprised graduates at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
2 years ago
Dwyane Wade surprises Parkland high school graduates
2 years ago

Prosecutors want Florida massacre suspect's medical records

Prosecutors seek Nikolas Cruz's records from a psychologist, orthopedic clinic.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Therapy dogs helping students heal after Parkland school shooting

The therapy dogs received a page in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School yearbook after helping students heal from the tragedy.
2 years ago
Therapy dogs helping students heal after Parkland school shooting
2 years ago

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims is set ablaze

Temple built as a memorial is to be burned to the ground as a symbol of healing.
2 years ago