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Army: Fort Hood Suspect Had Requested Leave

The Fort Hood soldier suspected of killing three people and wounding 16 others last week began his eight-minute rampage on the sprawling Texas Army post after an argument related to taking leave, military investigators said Monday.


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Obama Plans to Attend Fort Hood Service Wednesday

A White House aide says President Barack Obama plans to attend a memorial service Wednesday at Fort Hood — the site of last week’s shooting rampage.


Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel speaks during the closing news conference for a meeting of defense ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on April 3, 2014 in Honolulu, Hawaii. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hagel: Too Soon To Draw Any Broad Conclusions About Safety At Military Bases

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says it’s too soon to draw any broad conclusions about safety at U.S. military bases after the deadly shootings at Fort Hood, Texas.