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Stories with place: Killeen
  • $5M donated for Mounted Warrior Museum in Texas 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 1:28 pm
  • KILLEEN, Texas - A supporter of the proposed Mounted Warrior Museum in Central Texas has donated $5 million for the project planned just outside the main gate of Fort Hood.

  • Onlookers find solace, grief in Fort Hood ceremony 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 2:52 pm
  • KILLEEN, Texas - Old wounds reopened for Kelli Heinz as the somber sounds of a trumpet echoed through the air.

  • Near Fort Hood, church service honors fallen 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 11:28 pm
  • KILLEEN, Texas - The church program pictured an empty road being enveloped by the dark clouds of a sweeping thunderstorm, and the service's lesson was from Isaiah 35:4, "Be strong, fear not." The preacher implored those gathered Sunday that they would find hope in God, but also acknowledged the question on everyone's mind: Why Fort Hood - again?

  • No clear security fixes for Fort Hood violence 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 6:31 pm
  • DALLAS - After three mass shootings at military bases in the U.S. over the last five years, security experts say the sad truth is that there is probably no practical way of preventing members of the armed forces or civilian employees from carrying guns onto big installations like Fort Hood.

  • Fort Hood gun store again linked to base rampage 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 8:40 am
  • KILLEEN, Texas - Guns are wall-to-wall at the Guns Galore shop near Fort Hood, and so are posters: No Idiots Allowed. This Isn't a Place for Children to Play. Firearm Trafficking is Illegal.

  • Fort Hood gunman's attack mystifies hometown 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 6:06 pm
  • GUAYANILLA, Puerto Rico - He grew up in Puerto Rico and played percussion in his high school band. He spent a decade working as a police officer and serving in the National Guard, part of that time as a peacekeeper in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. And then he joined the U.S. Army.

  • Fort Hood gunman used same gun store as Hasan 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 5:08 pm
  • FORT HOOD, Texas - A Fort Hood official confirms the soldier who killed three people and wounded 16 others bought his gun at the same nearby gun shop as the shooter convicted in the 2009 rampage on the military base.

  • Neighbors: Accused shooter's wife was distraught 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 2:21 pm
  • KILLEEN, Texas - The neighbor of a man accused of killing three people before committing suicide at a Texas military base says she ran into him hours before the incident, and he seemed to be cheerful and having a good day.

  • Doctor: No more deaths expected from Fort Hood 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 12:25 pm
  • TEMPLE, Texas - A hospital physician says he doesn't expect any more fatalities resulting from the shooting at Fort Hood that left three dead and wounded 16 others.

  • Dog escapes Texas backyard, somehow gets to Ohio 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 7:30 pm
  • HAMILTON, Ohio - A small dog that escaped its fenced-in yard in Texas was found outside a southwest Ohio animal shelter, and its owners have no idea how he traveled more than 1,000 miles in a few days.