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Suspects in Sacramento Area Shooting Identified

aijohn784/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department confirmed that both suspects in the shooting that left two officers dead and an officer and a bystander injured.The SCSD identified the two suspects as Marcelo Marquez, 34, and Janelle Marquez Monroy, […]

Judge Denies Request from Defense Team for James Holmes

Photo by Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images(AURORA, Colo.) -- A district court judge on Friday denied a request by the defense lawyers for James Holmes, the movie theater shooter, requesting an extension to the Oct. 29 deadline to file motions related to his second Court-ordered sanit […]

Fiancee's Family Confident in Medical Care Ebola Doctor Receiving

Craig Spencer/LinkedIn(NEW YORK) -- The family of Morgan Dixon, the fiancĂ©e of the New York doctor who tested positive for Ebola, said in a statement Saturday that they are confident in the medical care he's receiving.Dr. Craig Spencer has been in an isolation unit at Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan […]

Cafeteria Worker Tried Stopping Washington School Shooter

ABC News(MARYSVILLE, Wash.) -- A cafeteria worker tried stopping a freshman homecoming prince who opened fire inside his Washington state high school, killing one person and injuring four others - including two of his relatives - before shooting himself.The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office said in […]

Health Worker Quarantined in New Jersey Tests Negative for Ebola

Creatas/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A preliminary test for Ebola came back negative for a health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey airport after she returned from treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, the state's Health Department said in a statement Saturday.The woman, who hasn't been […]

Homecoming Prince Identified as High School Shooting Suspect

ABC News(MARYSVILLE, Wash.) -- A high school homecoming prince in Washington state calmly opened fire in the school cafeteria at lunchtime, killing one person and injuring four others - including two of his relatives - before shooting himself to death, police and witnesses said.Eyewitnesses and law […]

Two Officers Dead After Two-County Crime Spree in Northern California

iStock/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Two officers are dead after a two-county crime spree in Northern California, during which three officers and a bystander were shot. Authorities say 47-year-old Deputy Danny Oliver of the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department was shot in the head after he app […]

What We Know About the Washington State High School Shooting Suspect

Jaylen Fryberg/Facebook(MARYSVILLE, Wash.) -- The shooter who opened fire at a Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington State Friday was identified to ABC News by eyewitnesses and authorities as Jaylen Fryberg.Fryberg, who was a student at the school, died as a result of a self-inflicted gunsho […]

Ax Attack Against New York City Cops Was Inspired by Terrorists, Police Say

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A man who attacked New York City police officers with an ax had converted to Islam in recent years and the assault appears to have been a lone wolf terror attack, police said Friday.One officer who was struck in the head with the ax by Zale Thompson on Thursday is in c […]

Remains of Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham Identified

Charlottesville Police Department(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) -- The remains of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, who vanished last month, have been positively identified, police said Friday. The remains were found in a field on Oct. 18 about 10 miles from Charlottesville, Virginia, where the […]