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BART To Pay $3.1 Million To Family Of Transit Cop Slain In 2014

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — BART directors have agreed to pay $3.1 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit that was filed by the family of BART police Sgt. 692 more words


Victim Struck In Winona Accidental Shooting Dies

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Police say a man shot in the head at a residence in Winona has died.

Authorities say 20-year-old Riley Holden Sass-Loken suffered a single gunshot wound to the head Friday in an apparent accidental shooting. 56 more words


16-year-old dies after accidental shooting in Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A teen boy died after an accidental shooting in Hampton Tuesday.

At 7:28 a.m., officers were called to the 500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue for a report of an accidental shooting. 233 more words


Woman Struck By Police Bullet That Went Through 'Out Of Control' Pit Bull In Venice

VENICE (CBSLA.com)   —  An innocent woman was shot by police in Venice Friday after a bullet they fired went through a pit bull and struck her in the leg. 407 more words


Deer-hunter dad accidentally shoots his own kids during trip

LINN COUNTY, OR (WCMH) — Two young children are recovering after their father accidentally shot them during a hunting trip in Oregon.

According to the Linn County Oregon Sheriff’s Office, the father told deputies he thought he saw a deer so he got out of the vehicle to pursue it. 61 more words


New Report Sheds Light On Children Killed In Accidental Shootings

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The number of kids shot accidentally is on the rise.

Just this month, a 10-year-old boy from Indiana County was shot by his brother in Cherry Hill Township. 308 more words


Accidental Shootings Of Children Could Rise In Missouri

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP)- Eight Missouri children were accidentally killed by unsecured handguns during the 2.5 years leading up to July, and a St. Louis prosecutor said she thinks a new state gun law could lead to even more kids losing their lives in this way. 470 more words