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Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives stand outside the family home, in Baltimore, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, of the suspect in a mass shooting earlier in the day in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
August 27, 2018 - 10:18 am
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A champion gamer's decision to open fire Sunday afternoon during a video competition — killing two people and wounding nine others before killing himself — has prompted calls from gamers for more security at esports tournaments. "It's very clear that we need to be more...
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August 27, 2018 - 9:44 am
The flags at the White House were lowered back to half-staff Monday afternoon to mark the death of Sen. John McCain .
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Florida mass shooting
Vic Micolucci/WJXT
August 26, 2018 - 11:59 pm
A gunman opened fire Sunday afternoon during a video game tournament in Florida, killing multiple people and sending many to the hospital, authorities said.
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John McCain
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August 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Two former presidents are expected to speak at Sen. John McCain's service and he will lie in state in both the nation's capital and Arizona as part of a cross-country funeral procession ending with his burial at the U.S. Naval Academy, according to plans taking shape Sunday.
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John McCain
Tom Tingle-USA TODAY Sports
August 25, 2018 - 9:46 pm
Arizona Sen. John McCain, the war hero who became the GOP's standard-bearer in the 2008 election, died Saturday after a battle with brain cancer. He was 81. Politicians are paying their respects to the veteran senator known as a political maverick.
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John McCain
Tom Tingle-USA TODAY Sports
August 25, 2018 - 8:53 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/CBS News/AP) -- U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) died Saturday after battling brain cancer for more than a year. McCain was 81. In a statement, his Senate office said he died at 4:28 p.m., surrounded by his wife Cindy and his family. Cindy McCain announced her husband's...
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Hurricane Harvey
AP Photo/David J. Phillip
August 25, 2018 - 2:36 pm
Voters in Houston and its surrounding county were marking Saturday's anniversary of Hurricane Harvey coming ashore by deciding whether to approve the issuance of $2.5 billion in bonds to fund flood-control projects that might mitigate the damage caused by future storms.
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Hurricane Lane damage
Jessica Henricks via AP
August 25, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Federal officials said Saturday that torrential rains are now the biggest threat to Hawaii after a once-powerful hurricane that threatened the island state was downgraded to a tropical storm, and they urged people to continue to take the storm seriously.
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Angela Major/The Janesville Gazette via AP, File
August 24, 2018 - 5:39 pm
Print journalism isn’t dead, but the soaring price of newsprint sure isn’t helping.
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New York Stock Exchange
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
August 24, 2018 - 4:24 pm
The S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq composite both closed at record highs Friday, just two days after the current bull market in stocks became the longest in history.
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