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  • Gunman holed up with four firefighter hostages in Georgia

    04/10/2013 4:55:38 PM PDT · by dragnet2 · 55 replies
    reuters.com ^ | 4/10/2013 | Colleen Jenkins and David Beasley; Editing by Cynthia Johnston and Steve Orlofsky)
    A gunman was barricaded in a home in Georgia on Wednesday with four firefighters he took as hostages after they responded to what appeared to be a medical emergency call, officials said. The man initially held a fifth firefighter captive in the home, in Suwanee, about 35 miles northeast of Atlanta, but let that person leave to move a fire truck, police and fire officials said. Officials were not releasing details about what happened inside the house or a possible motive but said the hostages did not appear to have been harmed.
  • Gunman holds 5 Gwinnett firefighters hostage

    04/10/2013 2:27:35 PM PDT · by tje · 13 replies
    Atlanta Journal-Constitution ^ | 4/10/13 | Angel K. Brooks
    A barricaded gunman is holding five Gwinnett County firefighters hostage Wednesday, police said. A SWAT unit has responded to the scene in the 2400 block of Walnut Grove Way in Suwanee. The fire department apparently went to the scene for a medical call, police said. No other information was immediately available.
  • AZ-Sen. 2010: (RINO) Brown to campaign for (RINO) McCain (will be followed by Sarah)

    02/07/2010 5:09:07 AM PST · by rabscuttle385 · 91 replies · 1,788+ views
    (CNN) - The newest member of the Senate will soon hit the 2010 campaign trail for Arizona Sen. John McCain. A McCain source confirms Sen. Scott Brown, R-Massachusetts, will campaign with the 2008 Republican presidential nominee in early March. McCain is facing a primary challenge from former Rep. J.D. Hayworth. (snip) Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin will also hit the campaign trail for McCain at the end of March.