Durham Police Chief Jose Lopez said Wednesday that Jesus Huerta, a 17-year-old who died in police custody last month, suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
A member of the Minnesota National Guard and self-described commander of a militia group was charged Wednesday with stealing names, Social Security numbers and security clearance levels of roughly 400 members of his former Army unit in Fort Bragg, N.C., so he could make fake IDs for his militia members.
After Adam Lanza opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Dec. 14, 2012, killing 20 children and six adults, school leaders and politicians nationwide took a hard look at safety and security issues and asked how schools could be made safer.
State Rep. Deb McManus, D-Chatham, resigned Wednesday, hours after her arrest on tax fraud charges.
Black and white, old and young, South Africans by the thousands paid final tribute Wednesday to their beloved Nelson Mandela. In silence or murmuring, they filed past the coffin. Some glanced back, as if clinging to the sight, a moment in history.
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