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John Hanlin was speaking after at least 10 people were killed by a gunman at a local college
The suspect, a man in his 20s, acted alone and was killed after exchanging fire with police
Queues formed outside stores in the state
Gunshots rang out for a minute and sounded like fireworks
A man high on meth fought off more than a dozen police officers as they tried to arrest him for allegedly masturbating in a bar.
Italian Elia Viviani won the first stage of the Tour of Britain on Sunday as home sprinter Mark Cavendish made a rare mistake to miss the chance to cross the line first.
After his latest golden double, the distance runner relishes the idea of tackling 26.2 miles in London
Irina Walker, 60, is the daughter of the last king of Romania
Stewie the world's longest cat has died. Guinness World Records declared Stewie the Cat the record-holder in August 2010, measuring 48.5 inches (123.19 cm) from the tip of his nose to the tip of his tail.
45-year-old twins were born deaf and requested to die after being told they were both going blind
It's not just Mo Farah who gets stopped at the airport – but, as prominent Somalis tell Jerome Taylor, the security services' 'use of threats' is alienating the whole community
Fans of Three Cups of Tea, the non-fiction book about building schools for rural children in Afghanistan and Pakistan, awoke to news this morning that one of its two authors, David Oliver Relin, had died at the age of 49 in what the authorities said was suicide.
Member of Terry Vance Garner's family found the farmer's dentures and parts of his body in his huge pigs' enclosure
United States athletics officials were yesterday beginning the search for a replacement 4 x 400m relay runner after the former world indoor 400m champion Debbie Dunn was withdrawn from their Olympic squad because of a positive drugs test. "We're looking into it," Jill Geer, the chief communications officer for USA Track and Field said.
For years, the fishermen of Misawa, a small town on the north-eastern corner of Japan's main island, Honshu, set sail from one of four outwardly unremarkable floating docks, built using concrete and steel and adorned, for largely protective purposes, with several dozen old car tyres.
Residents of a small village called Dull are confident they will become a "sister community" with the US town of Boring today.