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A victim of the Pensacola naval base shooting hoped to become a Navy jet pilot

Joshua Kaleb Watson, one of the three people killed in Friday's shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola, was a sailor and former US Naval Academy sportsman who said was looking forward to becoming a military jet pilot.

pensacola - CNN
12:22pm PST - December 7th, 2019

Hero Naval Academy grad shot 5 times at Naval Air Station relayed crucial information before succumbing to ...

A young graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, whose dream was to become a pilot, is being hailed a hero after he reportedly related crucial information about the identity of the Naval Air Station Pensacola shooter to first responders, despite having been shot s…

pensacola - Fox News
11:53am PST - December 7th, 2019

Saudi nationals detained after fatal shooting at Pensacola naval base

A number of Saudi nationals were detained after three people were shot dead and eight others injured at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, a US official confirmed to CNN on Saturday.

pensacola - CNN
11:35am PST - December 7th, 2019

Report: Pensacola Attacker Hosted Mass Shooting Viewing Party

The individual who attacked Naval Air Station Pensacola hosted a party to watch videos of mass shootings before the incident, the Associated Press (AP) reported.

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10:40am PST - December 7th, 2019

Family recounts heroics of fallen son in Pensacola shooting

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Joshua Watson had just graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy and looked forward to a military career as a pilot. On Saturday, he was being hailed a hero, as his family...

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9:52am PST - December 7th, 2019

Pensacola Gunman Played Shooting Videos at Dinner Before Attack

A person briefed on the probe said other Saudi students attended the dinner

pensacola - The Wall Street Journal
9:51am PST - December 7th, 2019

Pensacola resident: What gives me hope

"I grew up in Pensacola, and recently returned to my hometown after a 40-year career in law enforcement," writes Cedric Alexander. "Despite the tragedy at the Naval Air Station on Friday, the community has responded in a way that fills me with hope"

pensacola - CNN
9:42am PST - December 7th, 2019

FBI investigating tweets purportedly from suspect in NAS Pensacola shooting that killed 3

Two hours before a Saudi student killed three people at Naval Air Station Pensacola, tweets purportedly written by him railed against the US.

pensacola - Google News
9:38am PST - December 7th, 2019

Official: Base shooter watched shooting videos before attack

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — The Saudi student who fatally shot three people at a U.S. naval base in Florida hosted a dinner party earlier in the week where he and three others watched videos of mass...

pensacola - Associated Press
6:56am PST - December 7th, 2019

Deadly Florida Navy base shooting: Saudi Air Force trainee kills three, himself

Four people, including the gunman, were killed and eight others were injured in a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola. CBS News has learned the gunman was Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani, a Saudi Arabian national, and a pilot-in-training for the Saudi Air Force…

pensacola - CBS News
4:38am PST - December 7th, 2019

Eye Opener: A deadly shooting at a Florida Navy base

Three people were killed and eight more were hurt after a Saudi Air Force trainee opened fire at a Navy base in Pensacola. Investigators are looking into whether it was terrorism. Also, the White House signals the president will not mount a defense in the Hou…

pensacola - CBS News
4:32am PST - December 7th, 2019

Matt Gaetz calls Pensacola shooting 'terrorism,' says 'extreme vetting' needed for foreign nationals on US ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., who represents the Pensacola area said Friday that the deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola was “an act of terrorism.”

pensacola - Fox News
1:08am PST - December 7th, 2019

Defense Department reviewing screening of foreign students after Saudi national kills 3 people at Pensacola naval base

The Defense Department will review measures for screening foreign students after a deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida on Friday.

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12:34am PST - December 7th, 2019

Report: 6 Saudis Detained After Pensacola Shooting, 3 Filmed Attack

Six Saudi nationals, including three who allegedly filmed Friday's attack on Naval Air Station Pensacola, were reportedly detained.

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7:37pm PST - December 6th, 2019

12/6/19: CBSN Evening News

4 dead, 8 other injured in Pensacola shooting; On The Road: Secret Santa

pensacola - CBS News
7:28pm PST - December 6th, 2019

12/6: CBS Evening News

Pensacola shooting suspect was in the U.S. for aviation training; Secret Santa recruits Milwaukee bus drivers to give money to passengers.

pensacola - CBS News
7:26pm PST - December 6th, 2019

6 Saudis arrested for questioning after NAS Pensacola shooting: official

Six Saudi nationals were arrested near the naval base in Pensacola, Fla., where a Saudi gunman opened fire Friday, killing three before turning the gun on himself, a senior U.S. official told Fox News.

pensacola - Fox News
7:08pm PST - December 6th, 2019

Pensacola shooting today: Aviation student opens fire at Florida Naval base, killing 3

Three people are dead, including the gunman, after a shooting on the Florida Navy base.

pensacola - CBS News
7:03pm PST - December 6th, 2019

‘It hits so hard’: Navy base community shaken, stunned over Pensacola shooting

Residents around NAS Pensacola are accustomed to hearing the national anthem on the base PA system at 8 a.m. every day. But Friday, it was silent.

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5:24pm PST - December 6th, 2019

Pensacola shooting suspect was in the U.S. for aviation training

Four people are dead after a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola. The shooter, a pilot in Saudi Arabia's Air Force, had been in the U.S. for training since 2017. Mark Strassmann reports.

pensacola - CBS News
4:24pm PST - December 6th, 2019

A Saudi national is the suspected gunman in deadly shooting at Pensacola Naval Air Station

The gunman in a deadly shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida was a second lieutenant in the Saudi Arabian military involved in flight training at the station, US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said Friday.

pensacola - CNN
4:19pm PST - December 6th, 2019

Here is what we know about the US military's program to train foreign troops

Pentagon programs to train foreign nationals are coming under new scrutiny after the man suspected of opening fire at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida Friday, killing at least three people and injuring several others, was identified as a member of the S…

pensacola - CNN
4:16pm PST - December 6th, 2019

FBI digging into background of Pensacola shooter

FBI agents are scouring the scene of a shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola and digging evidence into the background of the alleged shooter. He was a Saudi pilot, and one of several hundred foreign pilots training at Pensacola. Jeff Pegues reports.

pensacola - CBS News
4:05pm PST - December 6th, 2019

Pensacola shooting today: suspect was member of Saudi Air Force, killed 3 people at Florida Navy base

Three people are dead, including the gunman, after a shooting on the Florida Navy base.

pensacola - CBS News
3:37pm PST - December 6th, 2019

4 dead, including suspect, in shooting at Florida naval base

The Naval Air Station in Pensacola said in a Facebook post that its gates were secured following reports of a shooting.

pensacola - Google News (Canada)
1:53pm PST - December 6th, 2019