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Sandy Hook shooting: Victims of gun violence commemorate 7th anniversary of massacre

Sandy Hook shooting: Victims of gun violence commemorate 7th anniversary of massacre

Twitter/@fred_guttenberg(NEWTOWN, Conn.) — Families of the victims of Sandy Hook commemorated the mass shooting’s seventh anniversary on Saturday with a stark reminder to the public: “[It] could happen to a kid you love.”Twenty-six people, including 20 children, were killed on Dec. 14, 2012, when a gunman entered the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut,…

Van with possible connection to Jersey City Jewish deli shooting found

Van with possible connection to Jersey City Jewish deli shooting found

FBI(JERSEY CITY, New Jersey) — The van that was registered to one of the alleged shooters in the deadly Jersey City attack has been recovered, authorities said Saturday.The FBI was searching for the white 2001 Ford Van as the agency investigated the shooting at a Jewish deli and cemetery, which left four people dead, as…

Storm system moves along Mid-Atlantic coast as 2nd storm impacts West

Storm system moves along Mid-Atlantic coast as 2nd storm impacts West

ABC News(NEW YORK) — A coastal storm system is moving along the Mid-Atlantic coastline this morning, bringing several weather hazards on all sides of the system from the Gulf Coast through New England.Strong storms from the Florida panhandle through parts of the Carolinas will fizzle out as we continue through Saturday morning with several tornado…

New Orleans city government hit with cyberattack

New Orleans city government hit with cyberattack

City of New Orleans(NEW ORLEANS) — The computer network that handles governmental operations for the city of New Orleans was shut down Friday by a cyberattack, city officials say.New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell signed a declaration of emergency for the city after a ransomware attack was detected by staffers at city hall Friday morning.The perpetrators…

Starbucks apologizes after 2 sheriff’s deputies say servers ignored them

Starbucks apologizes after 2 sheriff’s deputies say servers ignored them

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — Starbucks is in the spotlight again for alleged mistreatment of law enforcement officers.The Riverside County, California, sheriff’s department claims that two of its deputies were refused service at a Starbucks location on Thursday night.Riverside County Sheriff Chad Bianco tweeted late Friday, “The anti police culture repeatedly displayed by Starbucks employees must end.”The…