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Some wanted shooting suspect forcibly committed in 2016

Documents in the criminal case against Nikolas Cruz, which were obtained by The Associated Press, show school officials and a sheriff’s deputy recommended in September 2016 that Cruz be involuntarily committed for a mental evaluation.

Fear mounts in Austin as serial bomber uses tripwire

The hunt for the serial bomber who has been leaving deadly explosives in packages on Austin doorsteps took an even more sinister turn Monday when investigators said the fourth and latest blast was triggered along a street by a nearly invisible tripwire.

90th Oscars dance between honoring and correcting the past

With an unprecedented pressure to address all the ills of society and 90 years of movies it was perhaps always going to be too big a feat for one group of entertainers to tackle in a single nearly four-hour production.