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U.S. military court rules Fort Hood shooting suspect must shave

A U.S. military court ruled on Thursday that Fort Hood shooting suspect Major Nidal Hasan must shave his beard, which he says he grew because of his Muslim faith, before appearing for court-martial on murder charges connected to the 2009 rampage.


Judge to decide on motion to toss Fort Hood bomb plot suspect’s confession

A federal judge will decide whether to throw out the confession of the soldier accused in a bomb plot on Fort Hood troops.


AWOL soldier defiant in 1st court appearance

An AWOL soldier accused of plotting an attack on Fort Hood with a bomb in backpack was defiant during his first court appearance on Friday, yelling out the name of the Army psychiatrist blamed in the 2009 deadly shooting rampage at the same Texas base....


Soldier: I was ordered to delete Ft. Hood video

A soldier says he shot cell phone video during last year's Fort Hood deadly rampage but that an officer ordered him to delete the footage.


Ex-FBI director to probe Fort Hood massacre

An official says ex-FBI director William Webster will conduct an independent review of the FBI's probe of the Fort Hood shooting suspect.


Lawmakers Call Ft. Hood Shootings ‘Terrorism’

At hearings on Thursday, some Senators characterized the suspect as a homegrown extremist who slipped past law enforcement and military authorities.


Fort Hood suspect contacted Muslim extremists

Fort Hood shooting suspect Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan had been in contact with numerous Muslim extremists -- some of whom are under federal investigation -- before last week's rampage, two U.S. officials told The Washington Times on Wednesday. Maj. Hasan made some of the contacts while visiting known jihadist chat rooms on the Internet, according to one of The Times' sources, a senior FBI official.


Fort Hood prepares for afternoon memorial service

Fort Hood prepares for afternoon memorial service

Army officials continued readying the post Tuesday for a concert-sized service to memorialize those killed and wounded in last ...


FBI: Fort Hood suspect had ties to radical cleric

The Army psychiatrist accused of killing 12 soldiers and a civilian at the Fort Hood Army post exchanged between 10 and 20 e-mails ...


Fort Hood shooting suspect awake, talking, hospital says

Fort Hood shooting suspect awake, talking, hospital says

Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, the suspect in last week's Fort Hood shooting rampage, is conscious and talking, according to the hospital where he is being treated.


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