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  1. Disgraced journalist accused of making JCC bomb threats held without bailRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Post

    Juan Thompson, 32, arrived in New York after being transferred in the morning from a prison in Missouri, where he's been held since his March 3 arrest. He sported a shaggy-looking haircut and a slight goatee as he was hauled into court on the cyberstalking charges.

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  2. Sandy Hook truther to plead guilty to harassing victim's dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | New York Post

    Court documents show a Florida woman is set to plead guilty to threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, because she thought it was a hoax. A federal judge Wednesday set a change of plea and sentencing hearing for 57-year-old Lucy Richards.

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  3. Man accused of JCC threats warned of 'Jewish Newtown' 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | New York Post

    A disgraced reporter was busted Friday for unleashing a campaign of terror against Jewish centers in the Big Apple and across the country - all to get back at the girlfriend in Brooklyn who kicked him to the curb, authorities said. Spurned beau Juan Thompson, 31, of Missouri was arrested in his home city of St. Louis and slapped with cyberstalking charges after a months-long crusade of bomb threats, the feds said.

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  4. Sandy Hook 'truther' charged with threatening victim's parent :0Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | New York Post

    A Florida woman has been charged with making death threats against the parent of a child who died in the Sandy Hook school shooting massacre because she thought the attack was a hoax, federal authorities announced Wednesday. Lucy Richards, 57, of Tampa was arrested Monday after a grand jury indictment on four felony counts of transmitting threats, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statement.

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  5. New Sandy Hook Elementary School opens 4 years after massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | New York Post

    The rebuilt, $50 million school now stands on the site of its demolished predecessor in Newtown, Connecticut, where deranged gunman Adam Lanza killed 20 first-graders and six staff members in December 2012. Poignantly, the design also includes a tile mural of ducks, recalling the ducks that used to gather at the old school, along with the words, "Be kind."

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  6. More Americans supporting stricter gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | New York Post

    Americans increasingly favor tougher gun laws by margins that have grown wider after a steady drumbeat of shootings in recent months, but they also are pessimistic that change will happen anytime soon, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. Nearly two-thirds of respondents expressed support for stricter laws, with majorities favoring nationwide bans on the sale of semi-automatic assault weapons such as the AR-15 and on the sale of high-capacity magazines holding 10 or more bullets.

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  7. Obama has turned jihadist terror attack into personal gun war :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | New York Post

    President Barack Obama with Vice President Joe Biden speaks to members of the media during their visit to a memorial to the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting. On Thursday, when talking about the terrorist atrocity in Orlando in that city, President Obama acknowledged that Omar Mateen's spree and the San Bernardino murders in December stemmed from the same root. 24 comments

  8. Obama is still in denial about terror in Orlando :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | New York Post

    President Barack Obama leaves the podium after speaking about the massacre at an Orlando nightclub during a news conference at the White House in Washington on Sunday, June 12, 2016. President Obama proved Thursday that when it comes to radical Islam, he not only won't say the words, he won't even acknowledge the reality - or its role in the Orlando massacre.

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  9. Florida club shooter used same gun favored by other mass murderers :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | New York Post

    The same style of gun used to commit mass murder in Orlando early Sunday was employed in three other high-profile massacres. Omar Seddique Mateen used a handgun and an AR-15 to slaughter his 50 victims at the nightclub early Sunday morning.

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