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Accused gunman in a Boise mall shooting dies in hospital

The accused gunman in an Idaho mall shooting on Monday died Tuesday at a local hospital, according to a news release from the Boise Police Department. The Ada County Coroner's Office identified the suspect as Jacob Bergquist, 27. He was…

Prop guns: What they are and how they can kill

The goal of movies and TV series is to make scenes look realistic. When it comes to prop guns, they don't just look dangerous. Such was the case in the death Thursday of Halyna Hutchins on the set of the…

House approves debt ceiling extension through early December

The House of Representatives approved an extension of the nation's debt limit through early December after the Senate passed the stopgap measure last week in a bid to avert a catastrophic default and economic disaster. Now that the Democratic-controlled House…

Florida is short more than 5,000 teachers, education group says

Florida's teacher shortage has worsened since the start of the school year, with vacancies for teachers surging to more than 5,000, according to updated data from the Florida Education Association. There are also more than 4,000 openings for other school…