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General view of the South Pasadena High School after two students were arrested on suspicion of plotting a mass shooting at the high school, on August 19, 2014 in Pasadena, California. The violence was to have taken place at South Pasadena High School and police averted a potential mass shooting after receiving information from school officials. The two adolescents had planned to kill three staff members and as many students as possible.  (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Teens Arrested After Police Unravel Plot To Carry Out Mass Shooting At Pasadena High School

Investigators acting on a tip unraveled a plot to carry out a mass shooting at a suburban Los Angeles high school, arresting a pair of students who planned to target three school staffers and kill as many people as possible, police said Tuesday.

08/19/2014

Memorial gravesite for the unclaimed bodies (and all the names) of the victims of the Jonestown mass killing in 1978. Evergreen Cemetery, Oakland (Mercurywoodrose/Wikipedia Commons)

Remains Of 1978 Jonestown Mass Cult Suicide-Murder Victims Turn Up In Delaware Funeral Home

Police say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.

08/07/2014

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California Considers Gun Restriction Law For Mentally Unstable People After Isla Vista Killing Rampage

California could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.

08/04/2014

An armored personnel carrier is in flames as students put in on fire 04 June 1998 near Tiananmen Square in Beijing. On the night of 03 and 04 June 1989. (TOMMY CHENG/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News Correspondent Steve Futterman Remembers Tiananmen Square Massacre 25 Years Later

It’s been 25 years since the Chinese Army used brute force to put down a massive protest at Tiananmen Square in Beijing where scores were killed as soldiers and tanks rolled though.

06/04/2014

People hug at a public memorial service on the Day of Mourning and Reflection for the victims of a killing spree at University of California, Santa Barbara on May 27, 2014. (David McNew/Getty Images)

UC Santa Barbara Holds Memorial For Students Killed In Isla Vista Rampage

Thousands gathered at the University of California, Santa Barbara on Tuesday to mourn six students killed in a weekend rampage as California lawmakers proposed new ways of keeping guns out of the hands of disturbed killers.

05/27/2014

Press Conference

Sheriffs Didn’t See Suspect’s Menacing Videos Before Isla Vista Rampage

The sheriff “was not aware of [suspect Elliot Rodger's] videos until after the shooting rampage occurred,” a Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said Sunday.

05/25/2014

Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown identifies murder suspect Elliot Rodger (photo right) and some of the weapons he used, at a press conference in Goleta, California May 24, 2014.  Rodger, 22, went on a rampage in Isla Vista near the University of California at Santa Barbara campus, stabbed three people to death at his apartment before shooting to death three more in a terrorizing crime spree through the neighborhood.  (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Elliot Rodger Wrote 141-Page Manifesto After Deputies Knocked On His Door

The student who killed six people near the University of California, Santa Barbara, detailed in a manifesto how deputies almost thwarted his killing plan.

05/24/2014

An undated photo of murder suspect Elliot Rodger is seen at a press conference by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff in Goleta, California May 24, 2014.  Rodger, 22, went on a rampage in Isla Vista near the University of California at Santa Barbara campus, stabbed three people to death at his apartment before shooting to death three more in a terrorizing crime spree through the neighborhood.  (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Isla Vista Massacre: Gunman Stabbed 3 Men To Death At Home Before Shooting Rampage

The son of a Hollywood director stabbed three men to death in his apartment, gunned down two women outside a sorority and killed a sixth person in a rampage that was foreshadowed by a chilling Internet video in which he vowed to his victims that he would “take great pleasure in slaughtering all of you.”

05/24/2014

Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California. A mentally disturbed 22-year-old man sprayed bullets from his car in the Southern California college town of Isla Vista, killing seven people. (Photo by Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)

Statement From UC President On Mass Shooting In Isla Vista

“I am shocked and deeply saddened by the news of a mass shooting last night in the Isla Vista area near UC Santa Barbara. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this tragedy, their families and the entire Santa Barbara community.”

05/24/2014

Richard Martinez speaking to reporters about his son Chris, who was killed in the deadly shooting rampage at UC Santa Barbara.

Tearful Plea From Victim’s Dad After College Massacre In Isla Vista

A man whose son was among the victims killed in a shooting rampage near a California university quaked with grief and rage as he described his “lost and broken” family and the proliferation of guns he believes led to his son’s death.

05/24/2014

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