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Melissa Salinas (left) hugs Paige Burleson as visitors gather around a Christmas tree Wednesday at the Sutherland Springs Community Building. The tree..
Members of the San Antonio Tabernacle House of Prayer pull a cross past the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, where 26 people were killed du..
Authorities have said the gunman, 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley, was able to buy firearms because the Air Force failed to tell the FBI that he was ..
A Florida church is reminding people that it is “heavily armed” in the wake of the massacre of 26 people at a small Baptist church in Sutherland Sprin..
Enlarge / A Texas flag flies at half mast during prayer services at the La Vernia High School Football stadium to grieve the victims killed at the Fir..
Tonya Brockman of San Antonio pays her respects as she visits the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. "I felt..
Two weeks ago today, 26 people were killed by a gunman at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Two phones were discovered at the scene: ..
A trauma patient is treated at Brooke Army Medical Center in 2015. One of two hospitals in San Antonio with the highest level of trauma care, the hosp..
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., defends the GOP tax reform plan earlier this month. But a reader says there is a better solution to the the na..
Texas leaders, how many deaths is too many before you acknowledge that the common denominator in mass shootings is the ready availability of guns? Her..
An 81-year-old man accidentally shot himself and his elderly wife at an East Tennessee church Thursday shortly after a discussion on gun safety and ma..
Law enforcement officials continue to investigate the scene of a shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in..
LOCKHART, Texas (KXAN) — More than a week after 26 people were killed when a shooter opened fire at a church in Sutherland Springs, dozens of religiou..
A rose is left in the fence surrounding the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on Nov. 12. The congregation held its first service since the s..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Army’s chief of staff said on Wednesday there were “significant” gaps in reporting soldiers’ criminal activities to la..
Mourners walk past caskets containing the bodies of members of the Holcombe and Hill families, victims of the Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church ..
Rep. Gwen Moore (D-Wis.), accompanied by Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.), pauses during a news conference on Capitol Hill on May 16, 2012, to push for..
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, left, shakes hands with Vice President Mike Pence during a prayer vigil for the victims of the Sutherland Springs First Ba..
Mourners arrive at the Floresville Event Center to attend a funeral for members of the Holcombe family who were killed in the Sutherland Springs Bapti..
FILE - This April 16, 2017, photo provided by Torie McCallum shows Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church shooting victims John and Crystal Holcombe ..
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a press conference during his visit to the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Wednesday, Nov. 8,..
Photo: GoFundMe, Facebook Joann Ward, 30, and her two daughters, 5-year-old Brooke and 7-year-old Emily (GoFundMe, Facebook) Joann Ward attended the N..
Late Tuesday evening, President Trump tweeted condolences for a mass shooting to the incorrect town. Tuesday, a gunman with a semi-automatic rifle and..
FLORESVILLE, Texas (Reuters) - A Texas family will hold a funeral service on Wednesday for relatives from three generations who were among the 26 peop..
FILE - This April 16, 2017, photo provided by Torie McCallum shows Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church shooting victims John and Crystal Holcombe ..
The ex-wife of Texas church shooter Devin Kelley is speaking out for the first time since he slaughtered 26 people. She claims he beat her severely du..
The first wife of Devin Kelley, the Air Force veteran police say carried out a mass shooting at a rural Texas church last week, told "Inside Edition" ..
This month’s slaughter at a small Texas church has compelled the church’s pastor to carry a gun, and some fellow clergy members are already armed, wit..
A flag flies at half-staff outside the entrance to the Sutherland Springs Cemetery Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, in Sutherland Springs, Texas. The people of..
Guests attend a prayer services at the La Vernia High School Football stadium to mourn the 26 victims killed at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland..
This undated student ID photo released by the Seguin Independent School District shows Annabelle Pomeroy. The 14-year-old's parents, pastor Frank Pome..
ADKINS, Texas (AP) — A daylong barbecue to help victims of the mass shooting at a Texas church raised more than $91,000. Smokin' Angels BBQ Ministry o..
Funeral services for the nine family members killed in the Nov. 5 mass shooting at a Sutherland Springs, Texas, church will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m..
A deeper look at defense department failures to report domestic violence after Texas church murders; violence at a homeless encampment, declines in in..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (KXAN) – Beyond the black tarp surrounding the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, a memorial has been created to re..
AP photo Stephen Hope carries a cross as he and other leave after a worship service for the victims of the shooting at Sutherland Springs Baptist Chur..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, TX - NOVEMBER 12: The First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs is turned into a memorial to honor those who died on November 12,..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (Reuters) - Joe Holcombe and his wife, Claryce, lost eight members of their family in the Texas church shooting last Sunday,..
Before Devin Kelley murdered 26 people, including children, in Sutherland Springs, Tex., the Air Force knew he should be kept far from the reach of a ..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (KXAN) – A black tarp surrounded the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs on Sunday. On the other side, church organiz..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Tex. — The sprawling white tent was already packed with hundreds of mourners Sunday, some of them spilling outside beneath an over..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas -- The former pastor at the Sutherland Springs, Texas, church where a gunman opened fire a week ago says the first service s..
The AP reported that the service would be held at an outdoor baseball park where the surviving members of the church would be joined by hundreds of ot..
Alexander Osborn and Bella Araiza leave flowers at a makeshift memorial for the victims of the shooting at Sutherland Springs Baptist Church, Sunday, ..
Law enforcement officials stand next to a covered body at the scene of a fatal shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on S..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (Reuters) - Joe Holcombe and his wife, Claryce, lost eight members of their family in the Texas church shooting last Sunday,..
Crosses line the highway on the entrance to the town where last week’s shooting took place at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Tex. (Ri..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of people will gather in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday to worship with surviving mem..
A woman visits a makeshift memorial along the highway for the victims of the church shooting at Sutherland Springs Baptist Church, Friday, Nov. 10, 20..
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of people will gather in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday to worship with surviving mem..