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Fort Lee Military Base in Virginia (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Soldier Dies After Shooting Herself at Fort Lee

An enraged soldier barricaded herself inside a major command’s headquarters and shot herself in the head Monday after throwing objects around the office as law enforcement officials tried to negotiate with her, the Army said. She died later in the day.


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Lockdown Lifted, No Shooter Found on Stevenson Univ.

An active shooter has been reported at Stevenson University, at the Owings Mills campus, according to a text message sent out to students.


19-year-old Darion Marcus Aguilar, of College Park, has been identified as the gunman in the fatal Columbia Mall shooting Jan. 25, 2013. (credit: Howard County Police)

Police ID Gunman in Columbia Mall Shooting; Explosives Disabled

The gunman who killed two people at a mall in Columbia, Md., was a teenage skateboarding enthusiast who had no criminal record before he showed up at the shopping center armed with a shotgun, plenty of ammunition and a backpack filled with crude homemade explosives, authorities said Sunday.