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  1. Former broadcaster in TV shooting was a volatile, angry manRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... the 2007 mass shooting at Virginia Tech and the more recent massacre of worshippers at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina. When Flanagan was fired from Roanoke, Virginia, station WDBJ in 2013, he had to be escorted from the ...


  2. Walmart to end sales of military-style weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... firearms, Forbes reports. Walmart CEO Douglas McMillon told CNN in June , after a deadly shooting in a church in Charleston, S.C., that Walmart was considering the move. "Our focus in terms of firearms should be hunters and people who shoot sporting ...


  3. Virginia shooting: Fired reporter kills two former co-workers on live TVRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... and saying he bought the gun two days after nine black people were killed in a June 17 shooting at a church in Charleston, S.C. The fax also included admiration for the gunmen in mass killings at places such as Virginia Tech and Columbine High ...


  4. Gelzinis: Videos, dash cams close gap between press, publicRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... at Columbine, the assassin at Virginia Tech, the young racist who executed nine people during Bible study in Charleston, S.C., or even the ISIS slaughter spread across social media, Flanagan was determined to grasp the notoriety he failed to achieve ...


  5. A troubled history in TVRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... an Adam Ward during a live broadcast; Roughly 8:45 a.m.: Sends ABC News 23-page fax referencing mass shootings at Charleston, S.C., church in June, as well as at Virginia Tech and Columbine;


  6. Vester Lee Flanagan, TV news gunman, a 'powder keg' of racial discordRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Vester Lee Flanagan, a former TV reporter who recorded himself fatally shooting a reporter and videographer during a live broadcast in Virginia on Wednesday morning, was disgruntled over perceived racial discrimination and purportedly said he was pushed to act out because of a mass shooting this summer that targeted black congregants at a church in Charleston, South Carolina. Flanagan , 40, who fatally shot himself while being chased by police, had been fired by Roanoke's WDBJ-TV a year after being hired in 2012.


  7. 'Human Powder Keg' Killer who gunned down former TV news colleagues...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fox News

    The man who killed a reporter and her cameraman on live television Wednesday is believed to have sent a chilling manifesto to ABC News hours later, calling himself a "human powder keg" and detailing a long list of grievances. Vester Lee Flanagan, who killed himself along a Virginia highway some time after allegedly faxing the 23-page manifesto to the network news office, blamed his rage on the June 17 shootings of nine black worshipers in a Charleston, S.C., church, grievances he had while working as a reporter with the two victims and discrimination he faced as a gay black man.


  8. Shock, tears as TV station grapples with on-air murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... was supposed to be at their wedding. I was going to be a bridesmaid. They were set to get married next summer in Charleston, South Carolina," she added, choking back tears. Maeser did not personally know the gunman, but she was one of two people ...


  9. Wal-Mart to end sales of assault-style rifles in USRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Age

    ... in which 20 children and six adult staff members died. After nine people were gunned down inside a church in Charleston, South Carolina, in June, the chief executive of Wal-Mart, Doug McMillon, indicated in an interview with CNN that he wanted to ...


  10. McHendry: Where should churches draw the line on security?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... to mind because it is so recent was the June 17 shooting at Emanuel Africa Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. For nearly an hour prior to the attack, the shooter had been present and took part in the Bible study. Nine people were killed, ...


  11. Gov. Haley's star shining after Confederate battle flag debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lexington County Chronicle

    Gov. Nikki Haley's political star appears to be back on the rise. Haley, of Lexington, has seen her national political stock rebound after this summer's tumultuous events in Charleston with the murders of nine black churchgoers and the ensuing debate that saw the state's Confederate flag quickly and ceremoniously removed from the Statehouse grounds.


  12. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Yesterday | Charleston Business Journal

    Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area.


  13. Reported manifesto of Virginia gunman states Charleston shooting was a tipping pointaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    The man accused of killing two Virginia TV journalists wrote in a manifesto that it was the Charleston church shooting that sent him “over the top.” But some Lowcountry community leaders said they believe he latched onto the mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church to rationalize a crime he probably would have committed anyway. Vester Lee Flanagan II is believed to have faxed the 23-page document to ABC News using his sometimes on-air name Bryce Williams.


  14. Virginia TV shooting: Killer's 23-page rantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KIDK CBS 3

    ... Virginia Tech in 2007. He also referenced the June shootings at a predominantly black African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, carried out by Dylann Roof. Roof claimed he wanted to start a "race war." "What sent me over the top was the ...


  15. A nation mourns after journalists shot dead on live TV over race grudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... he had carried out the murders as revenge for the killing of nine black churchgoers by a white supremacist in Charleston, South Carolina, in June. He claimed Parker was a "racist", adding: "My hollow point bullets have the victims' initials on ...


  16. Police arrest wanted man that posted his location on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Making it very simple for police officers in Charleston, South Carolina to locate him, 38-year-old Gregory Tyler Austin thought it would be a brilliant idea to post his physical location on Facebook as a status update. According to police, Austin had a warrant out for his arrest for a charge of second-degree harassment.


  17. On-air shooter 'a human powder keg'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... the shooting, he cited as his tipping point the racially motivated shooting that killed nine black churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, earlier this summer. Saying he had suffered racial discrimination, sexual harassment and bullying at work, ...


  18. TV crew shooter 'unhappy man'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... of all races, saying he bought the gun two days after nine black people were killed in a June 17 shooting at a Charleston, South Carolina, church. The fax also included admiration for the gunmen in mass killings at places such as Virginia Tech and ...


  19. MSM covers up vaccine chemical damage while promoting race wars by...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... his actions were motivated by his reaction to the racism of the recent shooting at a historically black church in Charleston, S.C., by a white supremacist. "Why did I do it? I put down a deposit for a gun on 6/19/15. The Church shooting in ...


  20. Manifesto, Internet posts show man set - to go boom'Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... Tech killers and said he was "a human powder keg for a while ... just waiting to go BOOM!!!!" following the Charleston, S.C., massacre at a black church in June, the documents state. "What sent me over the top was the church shooting," he wrote of ...


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