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Married couple dead in Houston nursing home shooting

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A man allegedly shot and killed his wife in a Texas nursing home before killing himself Thursday morning, police reported.

Visitor shot and killed on the grounds of an assisted living community in Kansas

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A woman visiting her mother at an assisted living facility in Kansas was gunned down in the parking lot Sunday, in what authorities are describing as a hate crime.

Woman with dementia, comatose nursing home resident shot in possible 'mercy killings'

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Police arrested a man in connection with the shooting deaths of his wife, who had dementia, and his sister, who was in a coma at a nursing home, authorities in Los Angeles announced Wednesday.

Resident who tried to murder assisted living supervisor escapes prosecution

Resident who tried to murder assisted living supervisor escapes prosecution

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The 87-year-old man who said he tried to kill an assistant living supervisor because he felt "bullied" will not be prosecuted for shooting the long-term care employee once in the stomach.

Who will be pronounced the bad guy in this nursing home crime?

Who will be pronounced the bad guy in this nursing home crime?

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The news flashed across my screen and immediately I said to myself, "This type of headline could be very bad for nursing home operators ... or maybe just kind of bad."

When tragedy moves us

When tragedy moves us

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I don't believe there is one person who can hear about the tragedy at Sandy Hook and not be moved. I think many people are moved to a "call for action" in some way.

Nursing home killer sentenced to life in prison

Nursing home killer sentenced to life in prison

A man who went on a shooting rampage at a North Carolina nursing home that killed eight people was convicted of second-degree murder and has been sentenced to life in prison.

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