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People look over an area near a window shot out at a Waffle House restaurant Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. Several people died after a gunman opened fire at the restaurant early Sunday. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Man who snatched AR-15 from gunman: 'It was life or death'The man who wrestled the gun away from the Nashville's Waffle House shooting suspect says he decided if he was to die, gunman would "have to work to kill me."
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A casket bearing CDC researcher Timothy Cunningham is carried past a CDC honor guard during a memorial service held at Morehouse College Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Atlanta. Cunningham was found drowned in the Chattahoochee River after going missing for seven weeks however a medical examiner found no evidence of foul play. (John Amis/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
Hundreds attend memorial service for CDC worker found deadMore 500 people attended the memorial service of an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention whose body was found in a river. His burial was planned for Monday.
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In a Thursday, March 1, 2018 photo, Ian Weir, left, smiles as he stands with his twin sister Tatum after a cub scout meeting in Madbury, N.H. Fifteen communities in New Hampshire are part of an "early adopter" program to allow girls to become Cub Scouts and eventually Boy Scouts. The twins already are planning to become the first set of girl-boy siblings to become Eagle Scouts. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Waffle House suspect still being sought, Nashville-area residents on alert; World watching for signs of North Korea nuke deal at 2 summits; Pompeo facing rare opposition from Senate panel
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Ivana: Trump Doesn't Need to Run for Re-ElectionIvana Trump says President Trump should do something with presidential terms that he didn't do with wives: stick with just one. In a wide-ranging interview with Page Six , the president's first wife says she doesn't think "it's necessary" for her ex-husband to run for re-election in 2020 and he should...
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Waffle House Hero Wrested Gun Away From ShooterJames Shaw Jr. says he isn't a hero, but a lot of people—including police and survivors of Sunday morning's mass shooting at a Nashville-area Waffle House—disagree. Shaw hid in a restroom when alleged gunman Travis Reinking opened fire, then rushed him when there was a pause in the...
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Police: Man shot 5, including officer, during 'crime spree'The New Orleans police chief says a man shot and injured five people, including an officer
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In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Kathy Thomas McFadden, pastor of Old Ship A.M.E. Zion Church, stands outside the church overlooking a new memorial to lynching victims in Montgomery, Ala. McFadden says the church, one of the oldest black congregations in Alabama, plans to have prayer and discussions with people who are shaken by the memorial, which recognizes thousands of blacks who died in "terror lynchings" from 1877-1950. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)
New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, healA new memorial is opening to honor thousands of people killed in racist lynchings
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Cops: Homeless Stranger Fatally Stabbed DinerA man having dinner with his 5-year-old daughter on his lap was fatally stabbed in what appears to have been a random, unprovoked attack, police in California say. Homeless man Jamal Jackson, 49, was arrested and charged with premeditated first-degree murder after the attack on 35-year-old Anthony Mele at a...
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Dog walkers gather to remember former first lady Barbara Bush at Gooch's Beach in Kennebunk, Maine, Sunday, April 22, 2018. The former first lady loved to walk her dogs and chat with the locals during visits to Maine. Barbara Bush died Tuesday at home in Houston at the age of 92. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
With dogs in tow, Maine community remembers Barbara BushPeople have gathered on a Maine beach to remember Barbara Bush, who with her husband, former President George H.W. Bush, spent years at their summer home in Kennebunkport
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In a Thursday, March 1, 2018 photo, Tatum Weir, right, poses with her twin brother Ian, left, after a cub scout meeting where they each built a tool box in Madbury, N.H. Fifteen communities in New Hampshire are part of an "early adopter" program to allow girls to become Cub Scouts and eventually Boy Scouts. The twins already are planning to become the first set of girl-boy siblings to become Eagle Scouts. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Beyond cookies: Thousands of girls are becoming Cub ScoutsThousands of girls have become Cub Scouts in an early adopter program as the Boy Scouts of America
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FILE - This April 20, 2016, file photo shows copies of The Salt Lake Tribune newspaper in Salt Lake City. The Tribune newsroom takes up one floor of the building that bears its name, overlooking snow-capped mountains and the arena where the Utah Jazz play. Once a Digital First property that dealt with staff reductions and feared closure, the paper was sold to a prominent local family in 2016. Since then, its reporters received their first raise in a decade and won a Pulitzer prize for investigative reporting. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
In Denver, trying to put a price on the value of a newspaperThe Denver Post's cry for help in the form of an editorial pleading for new ownership resonated nationally
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Cathryn McGill, standing, performs a song at a memorial service for Michael Riordan's wife Jennifer, who died on Tuesday in the Southwest Airlines flight 1380 accident, at Popejoy Hall on the campus of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M., Sunday, April 22, 2018. From second left are Jennifer's son, Joshua, husband, Michael and daughter Avrie Riordan. (Adolphe Pierre-Louis/The Albuquerque Journal via AP)
Hundreds mourn New Mexico woman killed in Southwest flightFamily and friends gathered Sunday to mourn an Albuquerque bank executive who died after the Southwest Airlines plane she was on blew an engine in midair
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