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Number Of Dead Rises To 50 In New Zealand Mass Shooting

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| Police say the number of people dead in the mass shooting that occurred at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand has risen to 50. Another 50 people are injured, with two in critical condition.

As Families Learn Fates Of Loved Ones, New Zealand Mourns Christchurch Victims


A three-year-old girl is feared dead after Friday's attack. New Zealand's prime minister has said most of the victims may be migrants and refugees.

In New Zealand, Mass Shootings Are Very Rare


One of the most shocking aspects of the attack that left 49 people dead is that it happened in a country where low crime rates are a part of its identity.

After A Chaotic Week In Brexit Politics, Here's What You Need To Know


Brexit has convulsed Britain like no other political event in decades. At the end of a week in which Parliament held key votes, things look considerably different than they did on Monday.

4 In Custody After Fatal Shootings At 2 Mosques In Christchurch, New Zealand


New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says, "It is clear this is one of New Zealand's darkest days." Police say they have four people in custody.

Smithsonian Shortens Folklife Festival On National Mall To Just 2 Days


The celebration will take place on June 29 and 30, while the original 10 days of events will be postponed to next year, in part as a result of the partial government shutdown.

Southern Poverty Law Center Fires Morris Dees, Its Co-Founder


The civil rights organization, well-known for its tracking of hate groups, was founded in 1971. No specific reason was given for his firing, although Dees said it related to a personnel issue.

With Grounding Of Boeing 737 Max Fleet — Where Does That Leave Air Travelers?


Some U.S. airlines are scrambling to rebook passengers after the FAA announced it was grounding the Boeing 737 Max fleet. Airlines affected include Southwest, American and United.

Lawsuit By Sandy Hook Victims Against Gun Manufacturer Allowed To Move Forward


Gun companies have rarely been held liable for crimes committed with their products. This lawsuit could mark a new front in the battle over gun regulations and corporate accountability.