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'Oxford Street gunman' Twitter rumour sparks over 1,000 panicky tweets

Today Twitter went crazy over false rumours of a gunman on the loose in central London, with over 1,000 tweets on the subject appearing in only one hour.

By January 19, 2011

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New Apple store in Houston shot up by gunman

An Apple store in Texas suffers a rain of bullets in what appears to be a random shooting spree.

By May 1, 2012

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Gunman bought gun clips on eBay

The gunman who killed 32 people and wounded scores of others at Virginia tech bought handgun ammunition clips on eBay, investigators say.

By April 22, 2007

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Cell phone takes bullet for gas station clerk

During a robbery in Winter Garden, Fla., a gunman fires at a gas station clerk, and the Sprint HTC in the clerk's shirt pocket takes the blow.

By October 29, 2013

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LAPD faces off with Call of Duty statue in game studio raid

Placing a life-size statue of a gunman in a window may not be the best idea, but that's what the LAPD confronted when officers stormed the offices of Robotoki.

By May 31, 2013

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Blown text auto-correct locks down school

A Georgia student texts: "Gunna be at West Hall this afternoon." Auto-correct, however changes the first word to "gunman." Pandemonium ensues.

By February 29, 2012

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Washington Post drops paywall in wake of DC shooting

The Washington Post is suspending its pay gate in an effort to get information out to all readers.

By September 16, 2013

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Fallen soldier remembered with 3D-printed tribute

After being shot last August, Liam Nevins' bloody sleeve was cut off, becoming a keepsake. When he was killed a month later, his mother sought a memory -- a 3D print of the "Sleeve of Destiny."

By June 3, 2014

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Boston judge limits access to Aaron Swartz court records

But he does permit limited release of documents related to Aaron Swartz's prosecution -- with names and other identifying details deleted.

By May 13, 2013