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Devin Patrick Kelley, 26, of Braunfels, Texas, U.S., involved in the First Baptist Church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, is shown in this undated Texas Department of Safety driver license photo, provided November 6, 2017. Texas Department of Safety/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY

Texas Church Shooter Escaped From Behavioral Health Facility In 2012

He also had a history of domestic violence, yet still managed to obtain a gun.
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, TX - NOVEMBER 06: Law enforcement officials continue their investigation at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs during the early morning hours of November 6, 2017 in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Yesterday a gunman, Devin Patrick Kelly, killed 26 people at the church and wounded many more when he opened fire during a Sunday service. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Texas Church Shooting Followed 'Domestic Situation' With Gunman

The gunman accused of committing the deadliest mass shooting in modern Texas history sent threatening texts to his mother-in-law before targeting the church where she sometimes worshiped, authorities...
US President Donald Trump walks to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House August 25, 2017, in Washington, DC.Trump will travel early next week to Texas, said press secretary Sarah Sanders, shortly before Trump left for the Camp David presidential retreat in Maryland, where he plans to spend the weekend. Texas residents were bracing Friday for the impact of Hurricane Harvey, on course to be the strongest storm to hit the US mainland in more than a decade. / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Concentration Camps Expert Says Trump Just Endorsed The Idea Of Them In U.S.

President Donald Trump's pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio amounts to an endorsement of the idea of concentration camps, says a journalist who has reported on the global history of the deadl...
Neo Nazis, Alt-Right, and White Supremacists encircle counter protestors at the base of a statue of Thomas Jefferson after marching through the University of Virginia campus with torches in Charlottesville, Va., USA on August 11, 2017 (Photo by Shay Horse/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

It’s Not Just Trump, U.S. Law Enforcement Is Not Focused On Far-Right Extremism

WASHINGTON ― The death of 32-year-old anti-racist protester Heather Heyer at the hands of a white supremacist on Saturday was the most recent of at least 65 fatal incidents perpetrated by right-wing e...
Riot police protect members of the Ku Klux Klan from counter-protesters as they arrive to rally in opposition to city proposals to remove or make changes to Confederate monuments in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S. July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

What Went Wrong With The Police Response In Charlottesville

The typically sedate college town of Charlottesville, Virginia, erupted in chaos on Saturday, as white supremacists clashed with counter-protesters in scenes often resembling all-out street brawls. Fa...
Justine Damond, also known as Justine Ruszczyk, from Sydney, is seen in this 2015 photo released by Stephen Govel Photography in New York, U.S., on July 17, 2017. Courtesy Stephen Govel/Stephen Govel Photography/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

A City Torn Apart By Police Brutality Marches For Healing And Justice

Minneapolis community members united to mourn the deaths of Justine Damond, Philando Castile and others victims of police violence.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 19: (AUSTRALIA OUT) The family of Justine Damond (L-R) her sister-in-law Katarina Ruszczyk, brother Jason Ruszczyk and parents John Ruszczyk and Maryan Heffernan are seen during a vigil for their daughter at Freshwater Beach on July 19, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. Ms Damond was shot dead by police responding to her 911 call about a disturbance near her home in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the United States. (Photo by Kate Geraghty/Fairfax Media via Getty Images)

For Shocked Australians, America's Gun Nightmare Hits Home

Sunday mornings on Sydney's Freshwater Beach are a rowdy affair. Hundreds of children and teenagers descend down the dunes and wade into the water, competing in swim-and-run races as part of Australia...