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Deputy sheriff lost daughter in Texas school shooting, governor says

Gov. Greg Abbott did not disclose the name of the deputy sheriff or the official’s daughter.
Outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.
Outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.

Here is what we know so far about the victims of the Texas school massacre

The victims of the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde include 19 children and two teachers trying to protect pupils, relatives told news outlets.
Image: Uvalde
Image: Uvalde
7h ago

Vigils held in Uvalde, other Texas cities after school shooting

Mourners in Uvalde, San Antonio and Austin gathered to mourn the 19 students and two teachers killed in the shooting at Robb Elementary School.
People mourn as they attend a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on May 25, 2022.
People mourn as they attend a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on May 25, 2022.

Texas gunman warned of Uvalde school shooting in private Facebook message

"I’m going to shoot an elementary school," the gunman wrote minutes before the Robb Elementary School massacare, officials said.
Joseph Avila prays while holding flowers honoring the victims killed in Tuesday's shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.
Joseph Avila prays while holding flowers honoring the victims killed in Tuesday's shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.

What we know — and don't know — about the Texas elementary school shooting

In the aftermath of the deadliest U.S. school shooting in a decade, there were conflicting narratives and lingering questions, including why the gunman attacked Robb Elementary.
Image: The photo of a little girl, victim of the shooting, is seen by flowers placed on a makeshift memorial in front of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.
Image: The photo of a little girl, victim of the shooting, is seen by flowers placed on a makeshift memorial in front of Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on May 25, 2022.
10h ago

The Uvalde school district had an extensive safety plan. 19 children were killed anyway.

Even security plans that appear to be up to the latest research-based standards may have gaps and fall short of preventing the worst-case scenario, experts said.
Image: Law enforcement outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on May 25, 2022.
Image: Law enforcement outside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas on May 25, 2022.

19 children, 2 teachers killed in Uvalde, Texas school shooting

Authorities say the suspect posted that he was going to shoot his grandmother on Tuesday morning, and later said that he was going to shoot an elementary school. He went into the school with a backpack and AR-15 rifle, entered a classroom, locked the door and fired. Lester Holt reports from Uvalde on what we know about the heinous crime, and speaks to families who have children that attend Robb Elementary. A fourth grader recounts what it was like to hear the shooting from her classroom.
19 children, 2 teachers killed in Uvalde, Texas school shooting
19 children, 2 teachers killed in Uvalde, Texas school shooting

Josh Duggar sentenced to more than 12 years in prison in child sex abuse image case

Duggar was sentenced to 151 months in federal prison after a federal investigation found he downloaded the images on his work computer in 2019.
Josh Duggar
Josh Duggar

Baby formula manufacturing plant plans to reopen in June

Some relief for the millions of families that have been searching for baby formula as Abbott says their plant will start producing formula again on June 4. Three manufacturing executives were questioned on Capitol Hill by the House Oversight Committee over contamination concerns after their plant was closed earlier in the year after four babies got sick and two died. The company has denied that its formula is linked to the illnesses. 
Baby formula manufacturing plant plans to reopen in June
Baby formula manufacturing plant plans to reopen in June

Uvalde, Texas mayor: 'This town is broken'

"Our hearts are broken," Uvalde, Texas Mayor Don McLaughlin tells Lester Holt in the aftermath of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School. He says the community is strong and will come together after this tragedy.
Uvalde, Texas mayor: 'This town is broken'
Uvalde, Texas mayor: 'This town is broken'

A moment of silence after the Uvalde mass shooting: ‘We simply have no words’

At the end of our broadcast, we try to find the words of compassion, to somehow bring sense to the senseless. After the massacre at Robb Elementary School, “we simply have no words,” Lester Holt says. “There is only pain.”
A moment of silence after the Uvalde mass shooting: ‘We simply have no words’
A moment of silence after the Uvalde mass shooting: ‘We simply have no words’