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If you see a red flag for a mass shooting, this is what you should do

If you see a red flag for a mass shooting, this is what you should do

Their stories emerge after the violence. The mother who was concerned about her son’s weapons. The woman whose boyfriend told her he had an urge to hurt others. Sometimes the people involved report their concerns to authorities, but more often — according to former FBI executive Katherine Schweit — they do not. Schweit says when…MORE

Plane crashes into house in upstate New York, FAA says

Plane crashes into house in upstate New York, FAA says

A small plane carrying three people crashed into a house in upstate New York, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson said. The condition of those on board the Saturday flight is unknown. The Cessna 303 aircraft was headed to Sky Acres Airport in LaGrangeville, New York, when it crashed into a house in Union Vale, New…MORE

These Milwaukee musicians gather to play at the city’s crime scenes

These Milwaukee musicians gather to play at the city’s crime scenes

There’s a new kind of first responder to some crime scenes in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: musicians. Toting their violin, viola and bass cases, they set up among the investigating police and reporters scrambling to get the story after a shooting. And soon the mournful sound of a spiritual, like “Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child,”…MORE

Attempted murder charges filed against man accused of shooting 6 Philadelphia cops

Attempted murder charges filed against man accused of shooting 6 Philadelphia cops

Attempted murder charges were filed Saturday against a Philadelphia man accused of shooting six police officers during an hours-long standoff, according to court records. The suspect, Maurice Hill, 36, was denied bail during a preliminary arraignment, online court records show. The formal charges, including multiple counts of aggravated assault and assault of a law enforcement…MORE

Portland protests wind down after 13 arrested and six injured

Portland protests wind down after 13 arrested and six injured

More than a dozen people were arrested Saturday and six others were injured as left-wing anti-fascist demonstrators spent hours counter-protesting against a rally by far-right and extremist groups. Thirteen people were detained for a variety of charges including disorderly conduct, interfering with police, unlawful use of a weapon, and possession of a weapon on the…MORE