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  • William and Mary hosts military veterans conference in Washington

    A project that began in 2008 at the College of William and Mary law school took a large step forward Thursday, and disabled veterans around the country stand to benefit. W&M officials hosted a national conference in Washington, D.C. to discuss how law...
  • 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,"...
  • Fort Hood tragedy raises questions

    The following editorial appeared in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on Friday, April 4: There was an eerie familiarity to the headlines that greeted us Thursday morning. A soldier on Fort Hood Army base had reportedly gone on a rampage Wednesday...
  • 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...
  • Fort Hood shooting: Army names shooter, says he had mental illness

    Fort Hood shooting: Army names shooter, says he had mental illness
    The commander of the Fort Hood Army base in Texas on Thursday identified the soldier suspected of shooting dead three people and wounding 16 on Wednesday as Ivan Lopez, 34, and said he was originally from Puerto Rico. Lieutenant General Mark Milley told...
  • Military officials have not pinpointed motivation behind shooting spree at Fort Hood

    AUSTIN, Texas Family and friends of Fort Hood shooter Ivan Lopez, grasping to explain his behavior, pointed to several recent setbacks that could have sparked his rampage. Yet military officials cautioned Thursday that they hadn't identified any single...
  • Investigators assemble clues about Fort Hood shooter

    AUSTIN, Texas On March 1, Spc. Ivan Lopez walked into Guns Galore on the southern outskirts of Killeen and bought a .45-caliber Smith and Wesson semi-automatic pistol. Around the same time, an Army psychiatrist gave the 34-year-old native of Puerto...
  • Unclear whether Fort Hood gunman's superiors knew he had a weapon

    AUSTIN, Texas Fort Hood's strict personal firearms policies give commanders wide latitude in questioning gun purchases by soldiers they believe might be at risk of harming themselves or others. But it's unclear if Spc. Ivan Lopez's superiors were aware...
  • Reporters found the wrong Ivan Lopez after Fort Hood shootings

    Ivan Hurtado Lopez had just left class when the first phone calls and text messages started to come in Wednesday. "Hey, where you?" "Are you in Arizona?" "Are you OK?" He was in Phoenix, where he lives with his wife and their 9-year-old daughter....
  • Factbox: Fort Hood shooting is the latest at U.S. military bases

    A U.S. Army soldier on Wednesday opened fire in two administration buildings on the Fort Hood Army base in Texas, killing three service members and injuring 16 others before taking his own life. Army officials on Thursday identified Specialist Ivan...
  • Ejército EEUU identifica a autor de disparos en recinto militar en Texas

    Por Lisa Maria Garza FORT HOOD, EEUU (Reuters) - El soldado estadounidense sospechoso de abrir fuego y causar la muerte de tres personas antes de suicidarse en una base del Ejército en Fort Hood (Texas) fue identificado como Ivan Lopez, quien sufría...