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  • Ft. Hood lockdown lifted; shooting leaves 4 dead, at least 11 hurt

    Ft. Hood lockdown lifted; shooting leaves 4 dead, at least 11 hurt
    KILLEEN, Texas - Four people were dead, including a gunman, and at least 11 others were wounded in a shooting at Ft. Hood, officials said Wednesday. The base was locked down for about four hours, until a siren sounded shortly before 9 p.m. to end the...
  • Shooting at Ft. Hood; everyone at base ordered to shelter in place

    Foot Hood officials said they have received an initial report that a shooter at the base is dead, but the information is unconfirmed, the statement said.  Fort Hood's Directorate of Emergency Services also said that injured personnel are being...
  • Shooting at Ft. Hood evokes deadly 2009 rampage

    After shots rang out Wednesday at Ft. Hood, Americans' memories flashed back to Nov. 5, 2009, when Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan opened fire on the Texas base, killing 13 and wounding more than 30.  That remains the deadliest mass shooting on a military...
  • 2009 Ft. Hood victim on latest shooting: 'I kind of lost it'

    Amber Gadlin, 24, was driving home from the grocery store when she got the text Wednesday afternoon. "Turn on the news," her neighbor wrote. "My mom said there was another shooting at Ft. Hood." Gadlin’s heart stopped.  The memories from the...
  • Four dead, 16 hurt at Ft. Hood; shooter was troubled Iraq war vet

    KILLEEN, Texas - At least three people were still in critical condition Wednesday evening after a troubled Iraq war veteran's shooting spree at Ft. Hood ended with 16 people wounded and four dead, including the shooter, officials said. Federal officials...
  • Gunman opens fire at Ft. Hood in Texas

    Gunman opens fire at Ft. Hood in Texas
    KILLEEN, Texas — Four people were killed, including the gunman, and 16 others were hurt Wednesday in a shooting rampage at Ft. Hood, which in 2009 was the scene of the deadliest mass shooting on a military base in U.S. history. The gunman was a...
  • Texas: Soldado de Fort Hood mata a 4, hiere a 16 antes de quitarse la vida | FOTOS

    Un soldado estadounidense con problemas de salud mental mató a cuatro personas e hirió al menos a 16 el miércoles antes de suicidarse en una base del Ejército de Estados Unidos en Fort Hood, Texas, escenario de otro hecho similar en 2009, dijeron...
  • Pentagon fails to keep troops safe [Letter]

    Pentagon fails to keep troops safe [Letter]
    It's time that the paper generals at the Pentagon go. They are more concerned about the gays in the military and women in combat than protecting our soldiers on American soil ("Fort Hood shooting: Iraq vet was being treated for mental health issues,"...
  • Vets deserve better support [Letter]

    Vets deserve better support [Letter]
    Sadly, it seems that the old "going postal" concept has been geographically supplanted by the recent carnage at U.S. Army bases that have been transformed into shooting galleries, most notably Fort Hood, Texas ("Fort Hood shooting: Iraq vet was being...
  • Hero of 2009 Ft. Hood rampage calls for arming soldiers on base

    WASHINGTON — The Ft. Hood shootings are stoking debate over whether Congress should repeal a two-decade-old ban on carrying personal firearms on military bases, a policy designed to protect military personnel against accidental or indiscriminate...
  • Illinois native among 4 dead at Fort Hood

    An Effingham-born soldier was killed during a mass shooting at Ford Hood on Wednesday, a relative confirmed today. Timothy Owens, who was born in Effingham and later moved to Missouri, died after apparently being shot at close range, said Darlene...