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U.S. Secret Service director Kimberly Cheatle said her agency is "eager to cooperate" with an independent review of the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump.
Posted: July 22, 2024, 1:24 am
A woman accused of opening fire on a baby and his parents at point-blank range in a shocking caught-on-camera incident has been arrested, police say.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 7:55 pm
Trump shooter Thomas Matthew Crooks practiced his marksman skills at a gun range weeks before he opened fire at a Pennsylvania rally, according to a report.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 5:29 pm
The school district where President Trump's would-be assassin attended high school released a statement Saturday to "clarify any common misconceptions."
Posted: July 21, 2024, 1:54 pm
Tennessee Sen. Marsha Blackburn ripped Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle for prioritizing a reception over a probe into the attempted assassination of former President Trump.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 1:28 pm
Nine people were shot, three killed after a mass shooting late Saturday into Sunday in the 1200 block of North Alden Street in west Philadelphia, a local reporter said.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 11:15 am
Senator James Lankford, R-OK, argued that Secret Service was responsible for sweeping the building, not local law enforcement, prior to former President Trump's Pennsylvania rally.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 8:00 am
A bike reportedly ridden by gunman Thomas Matthew Crooks, who nearly assassinated Donald Trump, and killed a loving father who shielded his family and injured two others
Posted: July 21, 2024, 8:00 am
The U.S. Secret Service responded to a damning Washington Post report that claimed top officials would "repeatedly" deny requests to former President Trump's security detail.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 7:10 am
Pennsylvania Republican congressional candidate James Hayes sounded off to Fox News Digital about how the assassination attempt on Donald Trump affected his community and the nation.
Posted: July 21, 2024, 12:50 am
A man picking huckleberries killed a grizzly bear after it attacked and injured him in the Flathead National Forest in Montana; officials said the bear likely reacted defensively to protect its cubs.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 11:03 pm
Pennsylvania State Sen. Devlin Robinson spoke to Fox News Digital about the Trump assassination attempt and the fact the shooter, Thomas Matthew Crooks, was from his community.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 11:01 pm
A criminal profiler shared the behavioral science behind the investigation into Thomas Matthew Crooks' motivation that led him to attempt to assassinate former President Trump.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 10:36 pm
Thomas Matthew Crooks' cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head, according to the Butler County Coroner's Office. His manner of death was ruled a homicide.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 5:56 pm
Trump shooter Thomas Matthew Crook was a thoughtful and polite student who worked hard in his classes, a stunned teacher said.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 5:00 pm
Investigators interviewed neighbors of Trump shooter Thomas Matthew Crooks one week after the 20-year-old opened fire at a Pennsylvania campaign rally.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 4:57 pm
A Florida man made "written threats to kill" former President Trump and Sen. JD Vance just days after the attempted assassination attempt on the former president.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 4:51 pm
A massive fire ripped through the First Baptist Dallas church Friday and its pastor, Dr. Robert Jeffress, has expressed gratitude that no one was injured in the blaze.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 4:09 pm

Would-be Trump assassin Thomas Crooks researched mass high school shooter Ethan Crumbley before attempting to kill the former president, according to a source familiar with the matter.

Ethan Crumbley, now 18, is serving life in prison without the possibility of parole killing four students and injuring seven others at Oxford High School in Michigan in November 2021, when he was just 15 years old.

Crooks looked up Crumbley before carrying out the assassination attempt at Trump's rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, on July 13, the source told Fox News Digital.

Following Crumbley's historic conviction, his parents, James and Jennifer Crumbley, were also found guilty of involuntary manslaughter. 

TRUMP SHOOTER THOMAS CROOKS' ONLINE SEARCH HISTORY INCLUDED ‘DEPRESSIVE DISORDER,’ TRUMP, BIDEN, DNC

Prosecutors argued that the couple did not properly secure their guns and home and did not get their son the help he needed before the shooting. The parents even visited Oxford High School administrators to discuss their son's disturbing drawings he made in class the same morning of the deadly shooting.

Crooks' other internet search history included photos of Trump and Biden, the Democratic National Convention (DNC) and "major depressive disorder," as The New York Times previously reported.

FBI'S 200 INTERVIEWS AND SEARCH OF 14,000 IMAGES LED TO … NOTHING?

Investigators learned of Crooks' search history after cracking his phone, according to the Times.

FBI Director Christopher Wray revealed investigators' findings during Wednesday's congressional hearing, where he said the FBI has conducted 200 interviews and combed through 14,000 images on Crooks' phone.

FOLLOW LIVE UP-TO-MINUTE DETAILS OF ATTEMPTED ASSASSINATION

Federal officials are still working to determine a motive behind Crooks' assassination attempt against the former president, which left former Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Department chief Corey Comperatore, 50, dead and two others — David "Jake" Dutch, 57, and James Copenhaver ,74 — critically wounded. They are now in stable but serious condition.

Crooks also visited the rally site at least one time before Saturday's shooting, Wray reportedly said. 

Fox News' Chris Eberhart contributed to this report.

Posted: July 20, 2024, 2:49 pm
Pennsylvania residents on Friday lined the roads of Sarver and Cabot to remember slain firefighter Corey Comperatore, who was killed by gunfire at a Trump rally on July 13.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 1:59 pm
Historical images from the week of July 13-20, 2024.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 1:00 pm
A Missouri woman who spent 43 years behind bars for a 1980 murder she did not commit has been freed from prison despite attempts by Missouri’s attorney general to keep her behind bars.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 12:33 pm
Allegheny County GOP chairman Sam DeMarco spoke to Fox News Digital about the Trump assassination attempt's effect on his community and party.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 10:00 am
On July 11, 2002, John Cornelius McGhee, also known as “J.C.," was shot in the head in the doorway of his home in Belmont County, Ohio. He was 45.
Posted: July 20, 2024, 8:00 am
A timeline of events from Saturday, July 13, when a gunman attempted to assassinate former President Trump at his rally in Butler, PA, until Monday, July 15.
Posted: July 15, 2024, 8:26 pm