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May 16, 2022, 11:23 PM

Jury selection for Florida school killer enters 2nd phase

Jury selection in the penalty trial of Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz has entered its second phase with the attorneys asking questions of potential jurors individually
May 16, 2022, 11:23 PM
Jury selection for Florida school killer enters 2nd phase
May 7, 2022, 8:42 PM

For Parkland survivor, a long road to recovery from trauma

Eden Hebron witnessed a gunman kill a close friend and two other students.
May 7, 2022, 8:42 PM
May 3, 2022, 12:38 PM

Parkland school shooter death penalty trial dealt another setback

Jury selection in the death penalty trial of Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz is set to resume on Monday.
May 3, 2022, 12:38 PM
Parkland school shooter death penalty trial dealt another setback
April 29, 2022, 2:16 AM

Parkland shooter's death trial in disarray amid judge's error and juror threats

Nikolas Cruz, 23, has pleaded guilty to 17 counts of murder.
April 29, 2022, 2:16 AM
Parkland shooter's death trial in disarray amid judge's error and juror threats
April 29, 2022, 1:47 AM

Parkland shooter's death penalty case in disarray amid judge's error, juror threats

Jury selection in the death penalty case of confessed Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz has lapsed into chaos.
April 29, 2022, 1:47 AM
Parkland shooter’s death penalty case devolves amid judge’s error, juror threats
1 month ago

Parkland shooter's jury search restarts anew amid dispute

Jury selection in the trial of Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz must start over after a dispute over a possible judge's error
1 month ago
Florida school shooter’s jury selection to start over
2 months ago

Parkland, Florida, school shooter's jury selection begins

Jury selection in the deadliest U.S. mass shooting ever to go to trial has begun
2 months ago
Parkland, Florida, school shooter's jury selection to begin
2 months ago

Parkland shooter's lawyers face tough task in jury selection

Nikolas Cruz's jury selection is to begin after years of maneuvering and delays.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Parkland judge to decide if jurors will tour shooting site

Attorneys for Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz and prosecutors are arguing over whether his jury should tour the blood-stained, bullet-pocked classroom building where he murdered 17 people four years ago
2 months ago
Parkland judge to decide if jurors will tour shooting site
3 months ago

Father of Parkland shooting victim: ‘My kid isn’t gonna be shot; he’s already dead’

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks to Manuel Oliver, father of Parkland shooting victim Joaquin Oliver, about his efforts to stop gun violence in America on the anniversary of his son’s death.
3 months ago
Father of Parkland shooting victim: ‘My kid isn’t gonna be shot; he’s already dead’
3 months ago

Parkland school shooting 4 years later: Remembering the 17 victims

Seventeen students and staff were killed in the February 2018 Stoneman Douglas massacre.
3 months ago
Parkland school shooting 4 years later: Remembering the 17 victims
3 months ago

Parkland father climbs crane near White House, demands Biden do more on gun control

Manuel Oliver's son, Joaquin, was killed in the mass shooting four years ago.
3 months ago
Parkland father climbs crane near White House, demands Biden do more on gun control
3 months ago

Parkland shooting victim’s dad protests gun violence

Manuel Oliver climbed a crane in Washington on Monday, four years after 17 people were gunned down at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, to demand action on gun violence.
3 months ago
Parkland shooting victim’s dad protests gun violence
5 months ago

Judge postpones penalty trial for Parkland school gunman

A judge has postponed the penalty trial for Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz to Feb. 21
5 months ago
5 months ago

Florida district to pay $26 million to shooting victims

A South Florida school district will pay more than $26 million to the families of 17 people killed in the 2018 shooting massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
5 months ago
5 months ago

Judge: Florida school shooting victims' families can testify

A judge has rejected an attempt by Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz’s attorneys to bar the parents of his 17 victims from testifying about the trauma the murders caused
5 months ago
6 months ago

DOJ settles with Parkland parents in lawsuit

The Department of Justice has reached a settlement with parents of the Parkland shooting victims.
6 months ago
DOJ settles with Parkland parents in lawsuit
6 months ago

Justice Department settles with Parkland victims' parents in lawsuit over FBI negligence in school shooting

The Department of Justice has reached a settlement with parents of the Parkland shooting victims.
6 months ago
DOJ settles with Parkland parents in lawsuit over FBI's negligence in school shooting
6 months ago

Parkland activists heal over years while pushing gun reform

The recent guilty plea by the shooter in the 2018 Parkland school slayings drew some renewed attention to the anti-gun March for Our Lives student movement
6 months ago
Parkland activists heal over years while pushing gun reform
7 months ago

Parkland School shooter pleads guilty to all charges

In an emotional day in court for Parkland families, Nikolas Cruz pleaded guilty to all 34 charges in the deadly school shooting that killed 17 students and staff.
7 months ago
Parkland School shooter pleads guilty to all charges
7 months ago

Parkland shooting suspect pleads guilty to all charges

Nicolas Cruz killed 17 people and wounded 17 more in the deadliest high school shooting in U.S. history.
7 months ago
Parkland shooting suspect pleads guilty to all charges
7 months ago

Father of shooting victim reacts to Parkland shooter guilty plea

Manuel Oliver lost his son in the shooting.
7 months ago
Father of shooting victim reacts to Parkland shooter guilty plea
7 months ago

Parkland shooter pleads guilty to all charges in high school massacre

The shooter pleaded guilty to 17 counts of murder and 17 counts of attempted murder saying he is "very sorry" for what he did.
7 months ago
Parkland shooter pleads guilty to all charges in high school massacre
7 months ago

Parkland school shooter pleads guilty on all counts

Nikolas Cruz spoke directly to the parents of slain students for the first time in court Wednesday. A jury will decide if 23-year-old Cruz will get the death penalty or life in prison.
7 months ago
Parkland school shooter pleads guilty on all counts
7 months ago

Parkland shooter addresses court as he pleads guilty in high school massacre

Nikolas Cruz is pleading guilty in the Parkland, Florida, mass shooting.
7 months ago
Parkland shooter pleads guilty, says 'it brings me nightmares'
7 months ago

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.
7 months ago
Parkland school shooting suspect plans to plead guilty
8 months ago

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.
8 months ago
9 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
9 months ago
1 year 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
1 year ago
1 year 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
1 year ago
Embattled superintendent for Parkland schools decides to resign
1 year 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
1 year ago
1 year ago

Parkland survivor details life 3 years after shooting

Lauren Hogg, a freshman during the shooting, co-founded March for Our Lives.
1 year ago
Parkland survivor details life 3 years after shooting
1 year 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.
1 year ago
'Really painful': Father of Parkland victim speaks out 3 years later
1 year 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
1 year ago
2 years 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
2 years ago
2 years 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.
2 years ago
Fred Guttenberg opens up about losing his daughter in Parkland shooting in new book
2 years 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
2 years ago
Deputy fired over Florida school massacre to get job back
2 years 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
2 years ago
2 years 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.
2 years ago
Parkland shooting survivor achieves major league dream
2 years 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.
2 years ago
Cop who was fired after Parkland shooting will get his job back: Union
2 years 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.
2 years ago
Fired Parkland cop gets his job back with lost pay, seniority
2 years 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.
2 years ago
Parkland cop to get his job back: Union
2 years 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.
2 years 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