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#AskNBCNews: Why Again? Another Fort Hood Shooting

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:23pm
Just five years after a mass shooting that killed 13 at Fort Hood in 2009, the military base is again in the news for Wednesday afternoon's deadly rampage, in which three were killed and 16 injured.






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Map: Watch #FortHood Chatter Spread Online

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:23pm

Take a real-time look at the location and volume of tweets in the minutes and hours following the Fort Hood shooting.








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Three Critically Injured at Fort Hood Expected to Survive: Doctor

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 12:12pm
The three people critically wounded in the shooting rampage at Fort Hood, including one who may have a spinal injury, are expected to survive, a hospital official said Thursday.Dr.






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Fort Hood Suspect's Family 'Destroyed' After Shooting

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:56am
The family of Fort Hood gunman Ivan Lopez is "destroyed" by the news that he killed three people, wounded 16 others and then committed suicide on the tragedy-scarred Army base, a relative told NBC News."How is it possible this happened?






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Pot Cookie Linked to Teen's Death?

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:40am

A 19-year-old student falls from Colorado hotel balcony after eating marijuana-laced cookie. KUSA's Steve Staeger reports.








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Watch Live: Hospital Briefing on Ft. Hood Shooting

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:34am

Texas Hospital Officials update the conditions of victims involved in the deadly Fort Hood shooting.








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Twin Teens Trigger Fatal Crash

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:19am

Brothers suspected in burglary lead police on high speed chase that ends in fatal crash, killing innocent father and daughter. Richard Sharp reports.








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Death Toll in Washington Mudslide Rises to 30

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:14am
The official death toll from the Washington mudslide rose Thursday to 30, and 27 of those have been identified, the medical examiner said.The latest victims to be identified are Gloria J. Halstead, 67, and 13-year-old Jovon Mangual.






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George W. Bush: I Paint in the 'Spirit of Friendship'

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 11:14am

Former President George W. Bush has taken up painting since leaving the White House. An exhibit of his work, “The Art of Leadership,” is opening at his presidential library. The president gave his daughter, TODAY contributing correspondent Jenna Bush Hager, a preview.








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Hundreds Honor Albuquerque Police Shooting Victim

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:58am

Friends of a homeless man shot by Albuquerque police held a candlelight vigil at the site where where the man was killed. KOB's Danielle Todesco reports.








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Coming up: Hospital Briefing on Ft. Hood Shooting

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:43am

Texas Hospital Officials update the conditions of victims involved in the deadly Fort Hood shooting.








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Fort Hood: Four Dead, 16 Hurt and a Female Cop Who Ended It All

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:27am
A "heroic" female cop ended Wednesday’s Fort Hood shooting rampage by confronting an Iraq war vet who had killed three colleagues and wounded 16 others.The military police officer was only 20 feet from the gunman – who was named by officials as Ivan A.






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Bomb Threat Prompts Shelter Alert at UConn

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 10:11am

UConn has sent out an alert to evacuate after a bomb threat at the admissions building. People at other campus locations are being told to shelter in place.








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Wife of Fort Hood Suspect Grilled By Cops All Night

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:55am
NBC News made contact with the family of the man military officials identify as the gunman in the Fort Hood shooting.At the address believed to be Ivan Lopez's apartment in Killeen,Texas, a woman answered the door Thursday morning.






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Driver Caught On Camera Failing To Beat Train

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:44am

A driver with two children and an adult passenger in the car tried to beat an approaching train. The train ended up slamming into the car. They were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.








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Fort Hood Gunman Did Not See Combat in Iraq Tour, Officials Say

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:44am
The soldier who shot three people to death at Fort Hood apparently did not see combat during a tour in Iraq three years ago but was clearly troubled, under treatment for depression and anxiety and being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder.
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TSA Worker Saves Woman on Blue Line Tracks

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:44am

TSA employee Eddie Palacios didn't think he did anything out of the ordinary when he saved a woman lying on Chicago train tracks on Wednesday.


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Delta Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:44am

Because of hydraulic pressure problems, a Delta flight had to make an emergency landing at Kennedy Airport in New York on Wednesday.


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Nigella Lawson Barred From US After Drug Admission

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 9:39am

British celebrity chef Nigella Lawson was banned when she tried to enter the U.S., the Department of Homeland Security confirms to NBC News. It’s linked to her admission of past drug use. NBC’s Mike Taibbi reports.








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Golf Ball-Sized Hail Pounds Kansas

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 8:46am

A powerful storm brought high winds and golf ball-sized hail to Southern Kansas, which damaged auto bodies, and broke car windows.








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