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5 things to know for February 6: SOTU, nun abuse, US weapons in Yemen, mall shooting

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1. State of the Union

President Trump appealed for national unity during his speech last night, though parts of his address also highlighted the partisan gulf that so starkly divides the nation. Trump urged Americans to move “forward together,” and his lines promising to unite Republicans and Democrats to lower prescription drug prices, improve infrastructure and battle cancer and HIV/AIDS generated genuine bipartisan applause.
    But immigration was a huge topic, too, and Trump indicated he’s not backing down from his demand for $ 5 billion for a wall on the US-Mexico border, calling border security a “moral issue.” The President also threw out red meat for his base, calling for an end to investigations into his administration and mentioning late-term abortion. Trump also said his second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be February 27 and 28 in Vietnam.
    Here are five key takeaways from the speech, some of the night’s best photos, Stacey Abrams’ Democratic response and a fact check of some of the President’s claims.

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    2. Pope Francis

    Pope Francis, for the first time, said the sexual abuse of nuns by bishops and priests was a problem in the Catholic Church. Francis made the comments on his flight back to Rome after he spent a few days visiting the United Arab Emirates. Francis said the Vatican had “been working on this for some time” and had “suspended some clerics, sent them away for this” and “dissolved” some orders of nuns “that were very tied up in this, a corruption.” This comes as the church continues to grapple with child sex abuse by priests. While in the UAE, Francis celebrated the first papal Mass in the Arabian Peninsula.

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    3. US weapons in Yemen

    Saudi Arabia and its partners waging war in Yemen have given weapons bought from the US to fighters linked to al Qaeda and other extremists groups in the country, a CNN investigation discovered. The weapons have been used as a form of currency by Saudi Arabia and the UAE, its main partner in the war, to buy the loyalties of militias or tribes and to influence the political landscape in Yemen. Iranian-backed rebels who have been fighting the Saudi coalition in the country have also gotten their hands on US weaponry, exposing some of America’s sensitive military technology to Tehran. A US defense official confirmed to CNN an investigation into this has begun.

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    4. Alabama mall shooting

    A police officer who mistakenly killed a man at a mall on Thanksgiving won’t face any charges. The officer, who still hasn’t been publicly identified, was working mall security when he shot and killed Emantic Bradford Jr. after an earlier shooting that left two people injured. Police first said Bradford, 21, was a suspect and brandished a weapon, then walked that back. Witnesses said Bradford was helping mall patrons when the officer shot him in the back. Alabama’s attorney general said the officer “did not commit a crime” because the officer viewed Bradford, who was armed, as an “immediate deadly threat.” An attorney for Bradford’s family called the AG’s decision “outrageous.”

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    5. James Brown

    In Part 2 of CNN’s investigation into the death of James Brown, reporter Thomas Lake examines the death of Brown’s third wife. When Adrienne Brown died in 1996, authorities found no signs of foul play. But a friend always suspected murder. Then in 2017, a retired detective told CNN he’d thoroughly read an informant’s old notebook for the first time and found a doctor’s chilling confession.

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    BREAKFAST BROWSE

    All news is good news?
    After the Kevin Hart controversy, the folks who run the Oscars say the show will go on without a host and all the brouhaha has been good publicity.

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    ‘Family’ breakup
    Get ready to say goodbye to the Pritchetts, the Dunphys and the rest of the “Modern Family” gang. The groundbreaking sitcom’s 11th season will be its last.

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    Data dump
    Talk about information security. A USB drive was found inside frozen seal poop in New Zealand. And it still works!
    Magnetic migration
    Earth’s magnetic north pole keeps drifting toward Russia, and that’s bad news for your GPS maps. But don’t worry; scientists are on the case.

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    Wonder women
    Walk into the chambers of the Nevada Legislature and you’ll see a first in the nation’s history: The majority of lawmakers are women.

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      These guys’ idea of fun is to tie a carpet to the back of a vehicle and ride through the streets of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. (Click to view.)

      Driver given life without parole after shooting six dead in Michigan

      An Uber driver in Michigan was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole after admitting to killing six strangers during a shooting rampage in 2016.

      Jason Dalton, 48, pleaded guilty to six counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder earlier this month in an effort to spare his victims’ families the further trauma of a trial, according to his lawyer. While working as an Uber driver in Kalamazoo, Dalton told investigators, the ride-sharing app possessed him and told him who to shoot.

      Over the course of five hours on Feb. 20, 2016, he shot eight people in three different locations.

      He first pulled in to a residential area, shooting Tiana Carruthers, 25, while she shielded children from his bullets. He struck 14-year-old Abigail Kopf in the head, but she survived from her injuries.

      In the parking lot of a Cracker Barrel restaurant, he unloaded his weapon, killing Barbara Hawthorne, Dorothy “Judy” Brown, Mary Lou Nye and her sister-in-law, Mary Jo Nye. Rich Smith and his 17-year-old son, Tyler Smith, were fatally shot while looking at a pickup truck in a nearby dealer’s lot.

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      Emily Lemmer, whose father, Rich Smith, and brother, Tyler, 17, were killed, addresses Jason Dalton before he was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday

      Emily Lemmer, whose father, Rich Smith, and brother, Tyler, 17, were killed, addresses Jason Dalton before he was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday (Joel Bissell/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP)

      Dalton, a father of two who is said to have had no prior criminal record, on Tuesday listened to impact statements by victims’ kin.

      “Someday when you die and you face God, he will make the ultimate judgment for what you’ve done,” said Laurie Smith, who lost her husband and son in the February 2016 rampage. “All I can say is, I do not want to be you — not now and not then.”

      Laurie’s daughter, Emily Lemmer, also spoke at the sentencing hearing. “Living without (them) is impossible,” she said of her brother and father, whose ashes she carried as she walked down the aisle of her wedding alone a few months after their deaths.

      “I would not want to be you, ever, but especially when you meet our maker,” she said.

      Tiana Carruthers, having survived Dalton’s attack, was present during his sentencing hearing to speak as well. Throughout her speech, she tried to get the killer to look at her. During Dalton’s preliminary trial in May 2016, he was dragged out of the courtroom after interrupting Carruthers’ testimony with an emotional outburst, according to WOOD-TV.

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      Shooting survivor, Tiana Carruthers, addresses Jason Dalton during his sentencing. She shielded children while Dalton unloaded his weapon at her

      Shooting survivor, Tiana Carruthers, addresses Jason Dalton during his sentencing. She shielded children while Dalton unloaded his weapon at her (Joel Bissel/Kalamazoo Gazette via AP)

      “I see pain in your hatred,” she said on Tuesday. “I hate myself for hating you.”

      Dalton’s defense attorney, Eusebio Solis, previously pursued an insanity defense, a strategy that was abandoned with Dalton’s guilty plea.

      Prosecutor Jeff Getting told Dalton during his sentencing that he estimates the man will live another 25 to 30 years – amounting to thousands of days.

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      “Ten thousand days (in prison) doesn’t come close to what you deserve,” Getting said. “I wish somehow it could be more. You deserve more.”

      The Associated Press contributed to this report.

      Uber driver who killed 6 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, shooting rampage sentenced to life in prison

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      (CNN)Nearly three years after driving an Uber around Kalamazoo, Michigan, and randomly shooting and killing six people, Jason Dalton was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without parole.

      Dalton, 48, pleaded guilty last month to killing six people and wounding two others in a series of random shootings around the southern Michigan city over five hours on February 20, 2016. In between the shootings, he picked up and dropped off passengers as an Uber driver.
      The shootings occurred on a Saturday evening in three different parts of Kalamazoo. He first shot Tiana Carruthers, then 25, in front of her children in an apartment complex parking lot.
      Four hours later, he killed Richard Smith, 53, and his son Tyler Smith, 17, at a car dealership. He then opened fire in the parking lot of a Cracker Barrel restaurant, killing Barbara Hawthorne, 68, Mary Lou Nye, 62, Mary Jo Nye, 60, and Dorothy Brown, 74, and wounding a 14-year-old girl.
        “These were very deliberate killings. This wasn’t hurried in any way, shape or form,” prosecutor Jeffrey Getting said at the time. “They were intentional, deliberate and I don’t want to say casually done. Coldly done is what I want to say.”
        The shootings put a heightened focus on Uber and its protocol for approving drivers, who are considered independent contractors and not employees. A CNN investigation last year found that ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft have approved thousands of people who should have been disqualified because of criminal records, according to state agencies and lawsuits.
        Dalton passed a background check and had no criminal record.
        “For all intents and purposes, he was your average Joe,” Kalamazoo Public Safety Chief Jeff Hadley said at the time. “This was random.”
        At Tuesday’s sentencing hearing, family members of the victims gave statements as Dalton sat quietly in an orange prison outfit.
        Michigan does not have the death penalty, and state law mandates that first-degree murder be punished with life in prison without the possibility of parole.
        Emily Lemmer spoke about the difficulty of living without her father and brother, particularly during her recent wedding.
        “Every day since I woke up to half my family being gone has been a living nightmare,” Lemmer said through tears. “Nothing feels right and every day is a constant painful struggle, the same cycle of waking up to the chilling reality that half my family is gone.”
          Carruthers, who survived being shot, pleaded with Dalton to look at her during her victim impact statement. A defense attorney objected, but the judge informed the court that Dalton’s participation in the victim impact statements — or lack thereof — would be noted.
          Dalton’s disengaged presence Tuesday contrasted with a court hearing months after the shooting when he interrupted Carruthers with rambling statements. He later attempted to stand up in court, and court officers restrained him and dragged him out of the courtroom.

          Louis C.K. joked about the Parkland shooting. A father whose son was killed hit back.

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          (CNN)When Louis C.K. tried joking about the survivors of the Parkland shooting late last year, many saw it as a new low that couldn’t be countered much less fathomed.

          In audio from one of his sets that leaked in December, the comedian mocked Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students for testifying before Congress about gun control.
          “You’re not interesting because you went to a high school where kids got shot,” Louis C.K. can be heard saying. “Why does that make you interesting? You didn’t get shot. You pushed some fat kid in the way and now I gotta listen to you talking?”
          Now a father whose son was killed in the shooting is taking the comedian to task by recording a standup routine of his own.
            The “comedy set” is a promotional campaign for Change the Ref, a nonprofit organization started by Manuel Oliver and his wife, Patricia, to help young people fight for gun control.
            The sobering video starts out with a shot of Oliver putting up posters to promote his set.
            “Murdering Innocent Children Comedy Night,” one of the posters reads. “It will be a gun barrel of laughs.”
            “Shooting near a city near you,” reads another line on the poster.
            Oliver opens his standup with a reference to Louis C.K., who tried to mitigate the Parkland joke in a later set by joking that it was a distraction from the sexual misconduct allegations against him.
            “Recently I heard this great line from a comedian. He said, ‘If you want people to forget that you were jerking off, just make a joke about kids getting shot.'” Oliver begins.
            “And I thought, jokes about kids getting shot … I can do that.”
            He goes on to describe what happened to his son, Joaquin Oliver, who was among the 17 people killed in the shooting in Parkland, Florida, last year.
            “Hear the one about the kid that walks into the school on Valentine’s Day? Skinny kid, wearing headphones. Gets dropped by his dad. And he says, ‘I love you,’ and gets out of the car and walks into the school. And then gets shot to death a couple of hours later.”
            A drummer punctuates the line by playing the classic comedy riff.
            “You guys ever heard dead baby jokes? I got a dead baby. His name was Joaquin Oliver. He was gonna be 18. But now he’s dead.”
            Oliver pauses.
            “And that’s not a joke,” he says before walking off the stage.
            The video ends with a call for people to stand up to gun violence.
            When Louis C.K. initially joked about Parkland, the survivors and others were quick to speak out.
            “It’s a shame when you sink so low that your comeback plan is to make fun of school shooting survivors for speaking out,” Stoneman Douglas graduate Ryan Deitsch said on Twitter in December.
              “LEAVE LOUIS CK IN 2018. WE’RE NOT TAKING THIS ENERGY INTO 2019. thank u.” Delaney Tarr, a survivor of the shooting wrote.
              The set with the Parkland joke came a few months after Louis C.K. returned to the stage, a year after he was accused of sexual misconduct and inappropriate behavior, including masturbating in front of women without their consent. The comedian confirmed that their stories were true.

              Chicago drive-by shooting outside bar leaves 2 dead, 5 wounded

              Two people were killed and five others were wounded when a drive-by shooter opened fire on a crowd of people outside a bar on Chicago‘s far South Side early Sunday, officials said.

              Police told the Chicago Sun-Times the attack happened around 2 a.m. when at least one person inside a silver Ford began firing at the group of people gathered outside of Reynold’s Lounge following a fight inside.

              Four men and three women were hit by gunfire, police told the newspaper.

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              Two of the men, ages 36 and 39, died after being taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center. Another man is in critical condition, according to the Sun-Times.

              Seven people were shot after a gunman opened fire at a group of people outside of of Reynold's Lounge on the city's far South Side early Sunday.

              Seven people were shot after a gunman opened fire at a group of people outside of of Reynold’s Lounge on the city’s far South Side early Sunday. (FOX32)

              Three of the other four wounded victims are hospitalized in good condition. One woman was only grazed and declined treatment, according to police.

              It’s unknown if any of the victims had been involved in the fight or were the intended targets. Witnesses reported hearing 20 to 30 shots outside the bar, according to CBS2.

              The vehicle got away and there are no suspects at this time.

              CHICAGO POLICE SAY NUMBER OF JANUARY HOMICIDES IS LOWEST IN 9 YEARS

              The deadly shooting came after officials announced that Chicago had the fewest number of January murders in the last nine years. On Friday,  police said there were 20 murders in January.

              Four men and three women were hit by gunfire outside the car on Chicago's far South Side early Sunday.

              Four men and three women were hit by gunfire outside the car on Chicago’s far South Side early Sunday. (iStock)

              The last time the city saw a lower number was in January 2010, when there were 19 homicides recorded.

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              Police also announced there were 100 shootings in the city during the month, which marked “the lowest figure for the same month in the past five years.”

              But the frigid temperatures may have been a factor in the crime freeze.

              A record-breaking deep freeze from a polar vortex descended on the Midwest last week, with temperatures in the city of Chicago dipping to a dangerous minus 20 degrees.

              The city has struggled with violence in recent years. Police in Chicago reported 561 homicides were committed between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2018 — compared to 660 homicides in 2017 and more than 770 in 2016, which marked a 19-year high that put a national spotlight on Chicago’s persistently high rates of gun violence.

              Fox News’ Kathleen Joyce and the Associated Press contributed to this report.

              Carey Hart shares video of daughter, 7, shooting a rifle: ‘I’m raising the kids with knowledge of fire arms’

              Carey Hart is raising his and wife Pink‘s children with “knowledge of fire arms.”

              On Wednesday, Hart shared a video of the couple’s 7-year-old daughter Willow shooting a .22 rifle, explaining that she has been shooting since she was three years old.

              “Haven’t poked the parent police bear in a few days,” Hart, who is also dad to 2-year-old son Jameson, wrote. “Willz and I shooting the 22 rifle. She is getting pretty good. Can hit a 12 inch pie plate from 30 yards. Started her shooting at 3yrs old.”

              The former pro motocross racer, 43, went on to explain that the family doesn’t hunt and that they “just enjoy shooting for sport.”

              “I’m raising the kids with knowledge of fire arms, how to handle them, shoot them, store them, and avoid them in uneducated hands,” he concluded with the hashtag “#knowledgeispower.”

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              Hart’s post sparked a mixed reaction from his fans, with some applauding the dad of two while others criticized his parenting style.

              “I am a deputy and want to Thank you for doing that. We need more parents out there like you guys,” one person wrote. “Doing my part!!!,” Hart responded.

              “There is absolutely no reason why a 3 year old needs to be shooting a gun,” another social media user commented. “It is just indoctrinating the toxic American culture that guns are somehow ‘cool’ and a ‘hobby’ idagf if it’s you 2nd amendment right – it’s complete bulls–t.

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              “Maybe actually try to listen to all the people flooding your comment with an open mind instead of telling them to unfollow or block them,” the Instagram user added. “That in itself is so f–king childish and change will never happen that way.”

              In response, Hart defended his decision, writing: “That is your opinion. I never slam people for speaking their opinion. I enjoy debate and shedding light on subjects that are sensitive like this. Now when you disrespect my country or ‘culture’ I feel I have every right to get nasty.”

              He continued: “Now I understand that you don’t ‘give a f–k it’s my 2nd amendment right’ but I sure as hell do. For one I NEVER block anyone, but you are free to unfollow me since my American ways so deeply bother you. Goodbye.”

              This isn’t the first time Hart has faced backlash over his parenting style. According to Entertainment Tonight, last month Hart shared an Instagram photo of himself and his then 1-year-old son on a motocross bike, earning strong reactions from fans.

              “Jamo has his race face on,” Hart captioned the picture. “Don’t worry parent police, I’m a professional. #BeADadNotAFad.”

              Sister of man accused of shooting at Houston police officers offers prayers: ‘We are so sorry’

              The sister of a man who was killed in a shootout with Houston police officers on Monday offered prayers for the five officers injured in the incident.

              “We are so sorry that this situation happened,” Elizabeth Ferrari, the sister of Dennis Tuttle, told the Houston Chronicle. “My prayers (are) for the officers and their families.”

              HOUSTON POLICE OFFICERS UNION’S WARNING FOR ‘DIRTBAGS TRYING TO TAKE OUR LIVES’ AFTER SHOOTING; SUSPECTS NAMED

              On Tuesday, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said a team of nine narcotics officers was attempting to serve a search warrant and “immediately came under fire” upon entering a home in the the city’s southeast side. One of the suspects, 58-year-old Rhogena Nicholas, was shot and killed as she tried to grab the service weapon of the first officer to be injured, he said. The second suspect killed was 59-year-old Tuttle, the chief said.

              Dennis Tuttle, 59, left and Rhogena Nicholas, 58, were identified as the suspects.

              Dennis Tuttle, 59, left and Rhogena Nicholas, 58, were identified as the suspects. (Houston Police Department)

              Acevedo said the first officer through the door was charged at by a large pit bull, which he shot and killed. Acevedo said Tuttle immediately opened fire, striking that officer in the shoulder. Four officers were shot and a fifth suffered a knee injury. The names of the officers were not released because they work undercover.

              The shooting erupted as members of the Houston police narcotics unit responded to a residence they suspected was a hub for drug dealing, particularly the sale of “street-level narcotics” like “black tar heroin,” Acevedo said. The undercover officers had purchased black tar heroin from a person at the home, ABC 13 reported.

              HOUSTON OFFICER HURT IN SHOOTING IN NOTE: ‘I HAD TO GO IN, I KNEW MY GUYS WERE DOWN’

              Officers found no heroin there Monday, but they recovered marijuana, an unidentified white powder and two rifles, he said.

              Ferrari said her brother was a Navy veteran who was “released on honorable discharged medical.”

              “He had debilitating injuries for many years and it’s a sad situation,” Ferrari told ABC 13.

              She told Click 2 Houston that she spoke to her brother last week. She told the media outlet her brother was married to Nicholas.

              “I don’t know his wife very well,” Ferrari said. “It’s a family home, they’ve been together for a while.”

              The Associated Press contributed to this report.

              Ex-Florida sheriff suspended after Parkland shooting challenges punishment

              A Florida sheriff suspended this month by the governor and accused of failing to prevent a school shooting has requested a state Senate hearing.

              An attorney for ex-Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel requested the hearing Tuesday. Florida law says the legislative body has the final say in the removal of local elected officials. No hearing date was announced.

              Gov. Ron DeSantis said previously that Israel failed to keep families and children safe before and during last February’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 people dead.

              A state investigating commission recently concluded Israel’s changes to the department’s active shooter policy may have contributed to some deputies’ inaction during the shooting.

              Israel said after his suspension that DeSantis was making a “power grab” against those who elected him.

              Houston officer hurt in shooting wrote in note: ‘I had to go in, I knew my guys were down’

              Among the five Houston police officers injured during a shooting on Monday was a 54-year-old supervisor, described as being “tough as nails.”

              The unidentified senior officer, a 32-year veteran of the force who “breached the door” while serving a search warrant at a home of suspected drug dealers, “made entry” because he knew “his partners were down,” Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo said Tuesday.

              The officer was shot after jumping into the action and it marked “the third time in his career he’s been shot,” Acevedo said. He was previously shot in 1992 and 1997, he added.

              Acevedo explained that the supervisor later gave a note to another officer that said: “I had to get in there because I knew my guys were down.”

              HOUSTON POLICE OFFICERS UNION PRESIDENT HAS STRONG WARNING FOR ‘DIRTBAGS TRYING TO TAKE OUR LIVES’ FOLLOWING SHOOTING; SUSPECTS NAMED

              The officer was described by the police chief as being “a big teddy bear,” but also someone who has “tremendous courage” and is “a strong ox.”

              “I am going to rub that man for two reasons. One, I want some of his courage to rub off on me and the other thing I want, he’s done something good in life that God really watches over him,” Acevedo said.

              Dennis Tuttle, 59, left and Rhogena Nicholas, 58, were identified as the suspects.

              Dennis Tuttle, 59, left and Rhogena Nicholas, 58, were identified as the suspects. (Houston Police Department)

              Of the five officers wounded during Monday’s shooting, four were shot and one suffered a knee injury. Additionally, two suspects were shot and killed during the exchange with police. They were identified by authorities Tuesday as Rhogena Nicholas, 58, and Dennis Tuttle, 59.

              5 POLICE OFFICERS INJURED IN HOUSTON SHOOTING, 2 SUSPECTS DEAD, OFFICIALS SAY

              Two of the officers, the aforementioned 54-year-old and a 40-year-old, are in serious condition after both were shot in the neck, Houston Police said on Twitter.

              A 50-year-old officer who’s been part of the department for 27 years is in good condition but expected to stay at the hospital after suffering a serious knee injury, police said.

              Another 50-year-old officer, a 25-year veteran of the force who was shot in the face, was released Tuesday from Memorial Hermann Hospital, they tweeted.

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              The fifth officer, who was shot in the shoulder, was released on Monday.

              The shooting erupted after a group of about a dozen members of the Houston police narcotics unit responded to a residence they suspected was a hub for drug dealing, particularly the sale of “street-level narcotics” like “black tar heroin,” Acevedo said. Officers found no heroin there Monday, but they recovered marijuana, an unidentified white powder, and two rifles, he said.

              Fox News’ Matt Richardson, Kathleen Joyce and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

              ‘Tree of Life’ synagogue shooting suspect charged with hate crimes

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              (CNN)Federal prosecutors have filed new hate crime charges against the man accused of killing 11 worshippers at a Pittsburgh synagogue last year.

              In a superseding indictment returned Tuesday, prosecutors say Robert Bowers used anti-Semitic slurs and criticized a Jewish group on a social media site in the days leading up to the shooting.
              Prosecutors also said that Bowers, 46, shot at and shattered a large window in the façade of the synagogue before he entered it.
              CNN has reached out to Bowers’ lawyer for comment.
                Bowers pleaded not guilty in November on the original set of charges. Late last year, famed defense attorney Judy Clarke, who defended Ted Kaczynski and Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev, took over Bowers’ case.
                Thirteen new hate crime charges were added to the new indictment, on top of a number of obstruction of free religious exercise counts included in his original federal charges in October.
                  In October, the Pittsburgh US attorney, Scott Brady, initiated the approval process for seeking the death penalty against Bowers, according to his office. The attorney general must make the final decision on capital charges.
                  Then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions had indicated support for pursuing the death penalty against Bowers, but his successor, Matthew Whitaker, has not spoken publicly on the issue. The Justice Department did not respond to a request for comment Tuesday.