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'People are scared': UofL emergency room nurses reflect on impact of record-breaking violence

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UofL ER nurses reflect on their role amid a violent year for Emergency Nurses Day
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Records Show Man Charged In St. Paul Shooting Got Multiple Breaks From The System

Records Show Man Charged In St. Paul Shooting Got Multiple Breaks From The System

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MINNEAPOLIS - The man charged with murder and attempted murder in the St. Paul bar shooting last weekend has a long criminal history, and court records show 33-year-old Terry Brown should never have had a gun.
It appears that at every turn Brown was given breaks by the system, breaks that allowed him to be free to go into the Seventh Street Truck bar Saturday night.
In 2018, Brown was charged with a felony for violating a no-contact order in a domestic case. He had a long record, with felonies including a 2016 conviction for violating the same no-contact order. In the 2018 case, he twice...
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Overdoses soar by nearly 30 PERCENT in US, breaking record for second year in a row - CDC

Overdoses soar by nearly 30 PERCENT in US, breaking record for second year in a row - CDC

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The US has set a second consecutive record for number of deaths by drug overdose, with totals climbing 29.6% over last year's record-setting figures.
Some 96,779 Americans died of drug overdoses over the last 12-month period counted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a report released by the agency this month has revealed. The record-setting number of deaths surpasses what were already record-setting figures from the year before as the nation's drug crisis shows no signs of slowing down.
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