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Authorities on the scene of a mass shooting in Spring, Texas, near Houston on July 9, 2014. According to authorities, four children and two adults were killed. (CBS)

6 Killed, Including 4 Children, After Gunman Opens Fire In Home Near Houston

A man involved in a domestic dispute opened fire at a suburban Houston home Wednesday evening, killing six people, four of them children, and wounding a 15-year-old girl, authorities said.

07/09/2014

A cameraman records the judge's podium in a courtroom closed due to budget cuts and layoffs, at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles on March 16, 2009. Beset by an unprecedented budget crisis, the LA Superior Court, the largest trial court system in the US, laid off 329 employees and announced the closure of 17 courtrooms, with more of both expected in the future. AFP PHOTO/Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Felon Pleads No Contest In 1974 Murder Of Oakland Teen

A 66-year-old ex-felon pleaded no contest today to second-degree murder for killing a 13-year-old Oakland girl 40 years ago.

07/08/2014

Fidadelfo Silva Ortiz, 17, and Daniel Alejandro Reyes were arrested in the road rage killing of 38-year-old Phuoc Hong Long Lam in April. (Source: San Jose Police)

2 Arrested In San Jose Road Rage Shooting That Killed 38-Year Old Man

Police arrested two suspects in connection with a road rage shooting in San Jose that killed 38-year-old Phuoc Hong Long Lam in May.

06/15/2014

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Central California Man Defends Younger Siblings In Home Invasion Shootout, Killing 1

A Central California man shot and killed an intruder, and sent another to the hospital while defending his younger siblings, according to police.

05/27/2014

Shooting Rampage In Santa Barbara Leaves Seven Dead

#YesAllWomen Picks Up Steam In Response To Isla Vista Killer’s Remarks

Elliot Rodger ranted about how much he hated women, and wanted to punish them before going on a killing rampage in Isla Vista, and women are striking back on social media.

05/26/2014

Dylan Fontillas of Pleasanton survived the shooting rampage inside a deli during the killing rampage in Isla Vista. (CBS)

Pleasanton Man Recounts Shooting Rampage Inside Deli During Isla Vista Massacre

A Pleasanton man that narrowly survived the shooting rampage in a Santa Barbara deli returned home Sunday night.

05/26/2014

Residents watch on May 24, 2014, as a suspected gunman's car is removed after a drive-by shooting in Isla Vista, California, a beach community next to the University of California Santa Barbara. Seven people, including the gunman, were killed and seven others wounded in the May 23 mass shooting, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said Saturday. Brown said at a pre-dawn press conference that the shooting in the town of Isla Vista "appears to be a mass murder situation." Driving a black BMW, the suspect opened fire on pedestrians from his vehicle at several locations in the town. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Alamo Man Recovering After Being Run Down By Suspect In Isla Vista Rampage

An Alamo man was badly injured, but survived a rampage in Isla Vista over the weekend.

05/26/2014

A northern spotted owl. (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Killing One Type Of Owl To Save Another In Northern California

Killing one species to save another sounds like a drastic solution, but that’s exactly what the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is doing in California to protect the Spotted Owl from a predator that happens to be its distant cousin.

05/21/2014

Ruby Gim. (Credit Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center)

Daly City Man Charged With Killing Estranged Wife Pleads Not Guilty

A Daly City man charged with killing his estranged wife earlier this month pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.

05/15/2014

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Berkeley Couple Charged In Hatchet Murder Of ‘Noteman’ Bandit

A Berkeley man and his girlfriend were arraigned in Alameda County Superior Court Thursday on special circumstance murder charges for the hatchet killing of a man convicted years ago of using polite notes to rob businesses.

04/03/2014

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