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US Army: 12 killed, 31 wounded in shooting rampage on Fort Hood Army post

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — An Army psychiatrist set to be shipped overseas opened fire at the Fort Hood Army post Thursday, authorities said, a ram...

Is the Army Trying to Give the Media the Runaround on Ft. Hood?

Glynnis MacNicol | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Glynnis MacNicol

Without question there was a great deal of chaos surrounding the unprecedented events that took place at Fort Hood. However, the Army does not have a great track record with the media when it comes to accuracy.

Ft. Hood Victim's Family Speaks Out Against Anti-Muslim Sentiment (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Army chief of staff Gen. George Casey said this weekend that he is concerned that the deadly shooting at Ft. Hood last week could "cause a backlash ag...

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AP | PAMELA HESS and ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON – The government intercepted at least 18 e-mails between the alleged Fort Hood gunman and a radical Muslim cleric, and a key senator ...

Ft. Hood General: Gunman Went On "Measured Shooting

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The base commander at Fort Hood says survivors of the shooting rampage have told him that the Army psychiatrist suspected in the vi...

Is Fort Hood Like Columbine?

Newsweek | Dave Cullen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

My brain is about to bust with all the apparent parallels to Columbine, Virginia Tech and 9/11, and the startling differences to each as well. But the...

Fort Hood's Sociological Backlash

James Campion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Campion

Here we go again: Crazy person runs amok, kills randomly, and society scrambles to explain it.

Rampage At Fort Hood: Should We Be Surprised?

Beau Friedlander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Beau Friedlander

It's unfair to say, categorically, that Nidal Hasan went berserk because we've made the wrong choices. But it's also unfair to continue policies that kill people on both sides of a now pointless conflict.

Keeping Vets Front and Center

Larry Eason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Larry Eason

Veterans of every generation deserve our thanks and support. Lets also send a message to those serving today who will soon be veterans that we will be there for them. Please join me in 11 million people giving $11 by 11/11/2011.

Fort Hood Victims:

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Scroll down for the latest news listed chronologically. Live updates via Twitter are HERE. See previous days' updates HERE Monday, 1:20 a.m. EST: Fo...

Fort Hood Slayings Prompt Pentagon Investigation

AP | ANNE GEARAN and PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Worried that the Army may have missed red flags about the alleged shooter in the Fort Hood massacre, the Pentagon probably will ope...

Nidal Malik Hasan: Fort Hood Shooting Suspect Is Alive

AP | APRIL CASTRO and DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

FORT HOOD, Texas — An Army psychiatrist set to be shipped overseas opened fire at the Fort Hood Army post Thursday, authorities said, a rampage ...

Handgun Crowd Returns Fire Post Fort Hood -- No Surprise Here

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Mann

Little has changed with the handgun groupies. Certainly not their point of view (summary: "The Second Amendment is the revealed word of God"), no matter how many lone-gunman shooting sprees we have.

Right-Wing Media Respond To Fort Hood Shooting By Attacking Muslims

Media Matters | B.C.O. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Right-wing media figures have used the shooting at Fort Hood as an excuse to attack Islam and American Muslims in particular, with Debbie Schlussel, f...

Learning From the Fort Hood Tragedy: Comments from an Expert on Suicide and Violence

Lisa Firestone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

This misfortune points toward major flaws in our mental health system for military personnel, including the mental health of psychiatrists, psychologists and counselors treating our troops.

Nadal Malik Hasan: Key Details Emerge About Fort Hood Shooting Suspect

AP | BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — His name appears on radical Internet postings. A fellow officer says he fought his deployment to Iraq and argued with soldiers who ...

War Dead and Differential Grief

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

This year we have lost a total of 429 soldiers, an average of 1.2 per day, every day of the year, or the equivalent of a Ford Hood every 11 days. We should all ponder that.

Fort Hood Exit Strategy

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

With the recent tragedy at Fort Hood, the time has come to face up to two facts: War is Hell -- this we know. War is not conducive to mental health -- this we don't want to realize.

Fort Hood suspect told 'There's something wrong with you,' after others also saw trouble ahead

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — There was the classroom presentation that justified suicide bombings. Comments to colleagues about a climate of persecut...

Fort Hood Victims' Funerals Set For Saturday

AP | RYAN J. FOLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

KIEL, Wis. — Hundreds of people lining the main street of an Indiana town on Saturday fell solemnly silent as the white hearse passed. Mourners ...

Malik Nadal Hasan: Fort Hood Shooting Suspect Killed

AP | BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — His name appears on radical Internet postings. A fellow officer says he fought his deployment to Iraq and argued with soldiers who ...

Bill O'Reilly: 'We Can't Kill All The Muslims... So We Wanna Win As Many Hearts And Minds As We Can'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Bill O'Reilly believes that the US effort to win the popular support of Muslims around the world is based on the notion that the US cannot kill every ...

We Are Not Europe

James Zogby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Zogby

We must address the alienation of young Muslims, which can lead to violence. But we must address the problem with a scalpel and not a sledgehammer, or we'll exacerbate it.

Fort Hood Killings: No Safe Place from Invisible Wounds of War

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

In the wake of the massacre there will be a tendency to say one man snapped. The truth is anyone could have snapped -- and we need to de-stigmatize PTSD and mental health before someone else does.

Military trying to find motive behind Fort Hood shooting rampage that killed 13, wounded 30

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Military officials were starting Friday to piece together what may have pushed an Army psychiatrist trained to help sold...