Calling it by name

The Pentagon finally seems to have acknowledged what most Americans recognized long ago ? that the 2009 Fort Hood shooting was an act of terrorism.The Army now says it will award the Purple Heart to victims of the deadly attack that left 13...

Who was Fort Hood gunman?

FORT HOOD , Texas - Officials at Fort Hood have released few details about the gunman who killed three people...Lopez. He is married, has other family members and lives in the Fort Hood area, having arrived at the post in February from another military...

Report: Shooter among 4 dead at Fort Hood

FORT HOOD, Texas - Two U.S. law enforcement officials...people have been killed in a shooting at Fort Hood.The officials said the four dead in Wednesday's...the sacrifices that troops stationed at Fort Hood have made - including during multiple tours...

Fort Gordon mum on Fort Hood reaction

Officials at Fort Gordon said they could not discuss whether the incident at Fort Hood, Texas, has led to any security changes on post. "If you should see something a little different, well then you see something...

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Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Ft. Hood

FORT HOOD , Texas - An Iraq War veteran being treated...Wednesday on fellow service members at the Fort Hood military base, killing three people and...said.The married suspect had arrived at Fort Hood in February from another base in Texas...

Gun owners must register weapons at Fort Gordon

...Thursday to say whether the military installation has tightened security measures in wake of Wednesday's shooting at Fort Hood."Regarding the security of our own installation, we do not comment on specific force protection measures taken to...

Funeral held for Fort Hood victim from Evans

...a hometown soldier killed in the Fort Hood, Texas, shooting rampage. The...of 13 soldiers killed Nov. 5 at Fort Hood. The 32-year-old had been helping...in Evans before being assigned to Fort Hood in September. He was a satellite...

Fort Hood soldier with Augusta ties found dead

...Sgt. Donald Perry Sumner Jr., an Augustan serving at Fort Hood in Texas, was pronounced dead Saturday after being found...death are currently under investigation.He had been at Fort Hood since August 2010 and entered the military in 1988. He...

Fort Hood soldier dies after being hit by truck in Aiken County

...Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead of multiple body trauma, Carlton said.Collier, who is stationed at Fort Hood and was visiting a friend in Augusta, was dressed in dark clothing.The driver of the truck, who has not been identified...

Conviction in Ft. Hood case

FORT HOOD, Texas - Maj. Nidal Hasan has been convicted of premeditated murder for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood. That means he's now eligible for the death penalty.Military jurors...