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ISIS claims responsiblity for Texas attack (CNN) -- ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack outside a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Garland, Texas, the official ISIS radio channel announced Tuesday. The two gunmen, Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi, wounded a security guard...
By Ann O'Neill and Eliott C. McLaughlin CNN BOSTON (CNN) -- Raisat Suleimanov remembers her cousin -- convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar "Jahar" Tsarnaev -- as a sweet boy with a big smile who wept when Mufasa, Simba's father in the animated movie, "The Lion King," is killed by...
By Saeed Ahmed, Ed Lavandera and Joe Sutton CNN (CNN) -- A day after police killed two gunmen who tried to ambush a Garland, Texas, event featuring controversial cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Mohammed, details began to emerge about the shooters. One suspect, identified as Elton...
By Shimon Prokupecz and Mariano Castillo CNN NEW YORK (CNN) -- A New York Police officer who was shot while on duty over the weekend has died, officials said Monday. Brian Moore had been in critical condition since Saturday, when he and a fellow officer were shot at while trying...
(photo courtesy of CNN) She was the head of Hewlett-Packard and now she says she wants to be the Republican nominee for president. Carly Fiorina said "yes, I am running," on ABC's "Good Morning America." Fiorina was recently in Indianapolis for a Lugar Series event that...
(CNN) -- Two men opened fire outside an event holding a cartoon contest of the Prophet Mohammed before they were shot dead by police in suburban Dallas Sunday night. While details about the gunmen, including their religion or their motive, weren't immediately known, the shooting...
By Ray Sanchez CNN (CNN) -- The smokey aroma of pulled pork from Boog Powell's BBQ stand did not waft over the crowds Wednesday in downtown Baltimore's Eutaw Street, as it normally does on game days. But rock music blared from speakers at Camden Yards as the Baltimore Orioles...
By Michael Martinez, Ana Cabrera and Sara Weisfeldt CNN AURORA, Colorado (CNN) -- Police Sgt. Gerald Jonsgaard surveyed the carnage of a mass shooting inside a crowded movie theater. Then he saw her. She was a 6-year-old girl and seemed lifeless. She was the youngest victim in...
BALTIMORE (CNN) -- In Baltimore, the numbers alone show the stark contrast between Monday's lawlessness and Tuesday's restraint. On Monday night, police made 235 arrests. After a citywide curfew went into effect at 10 p.m. Tuesday, only 10 people were arrested. On Monday, 20...