Some states begin to arm National Guard members

INDIANAPOLIS — States across the country are increasing security at military centers in response to last week’s shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Indiana Governor Mike Pence authorized National Guard troops in his state to carry weapons on base, reports CBS News correspondent Adriana Diaz. Pence says he sees no alternative after what happened in Chattanooga. “I […]
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Crowley Police arrest 2, looking for 1 in counterfeit money ring

Police are looking for a Crowley man who is accused of using counterfeit money. Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson says Domonte Hulen, 26, is currently wanted on the charge of Monetary Instrument Abuse. Investigators arrested Kenly Mouton, 20, of Crowley and Tyler Sloane, 22, of Eunice, after investigators received complaints from local businesses about counterfeit […]
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Simcoe Street homicide raises Lafayette’s unsolved murder tally to 4

There are now four unsolved murders in the City of Lafayette after today’s early morning homicide on Simcoe Street. The deaths of  Aaron Brooks Jr., Scotty Alfred, and Damien Champ are still under investigation. Police and city officials pleaded for the community to get involved and offer assistance to solve these murders, during a press […]
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Jury finds Colorado theater shooter James Holmes guilty of murder, eligible for death penalty

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — A jury has convicted James Holmes on murder charges for killing 12 people and wounding 70 others when he opened fire at a Colorado movie theater in 2012. Jurors deliberated for a day and a half over whether Holmes was a cold, calculating killer or a man in the grips of a […]
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4 Marines killed in attacks on Chattanooga military facilities

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A gunman unleashed a barrage of gunfire at two military facilities Thursday in Tennessee, killing at least four Marines and wounding a soldier and a police officer, officials told CBS News. The shooter also was killed. Two law enforcement sources told CBS News that the shooting suspect was identified as Muhammad Youssef […]
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