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Open carry law tested near Ore. schools

Hillsboro parents such as Catherine Weiss want to know why a man was walking near their kids’ schools with a shotgun slung over his back — …

Dog-toss nets animal cruelty guilty plea

A Tacoma man accused of tossing his neighbor’s Chihuahua puppy out of a second-story window last month has pleaded guilty to a single felony…

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12 including toddler shot in Chicago park

Chicago police say 12 people, including a 3-year-old, were injured when someone opened fire on people in a park on the city’s southwest side…

This undated cell phone photo provided by Kristi Kinard Suthamtewakul shows a smiling Aaron Alexis in Fort Worth, Texas. The FBI has identified Alexis, 34, as the gunman in the Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 shooting rampage at at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington that left 13 dead, including himself. (AP Photo/Kristi Kinard Suthamtewakul)

$25K bail sought for Alexis in Seattle

Courtroom audio reveals that Washington state prosecutors asked a judge to hold future Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis on $25,000 bail after …