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Shots Again Fired Near Soldiers at Camp Shelby

Military site goes on alert with person reportedly detained

(Newser) - Routine military exercises at Camp Shelby in Mississippi weren't supposed to be this intense: For the second straight day , shots have been fired near the camp in Hattiesburg, reports WDAM . Again, nobody was injured, and the description of the shooter is similar: white male in a red or maroon... More »

Lightning Strike Sends 77 Air Force Cadets to Hospital

All appear to be doing fine

(Newser) - Scary lightning strike in Mississippi, though no serious injuries appear to have resulted: The bolt hit a power pole near tents where Air Force ROTC cadets were training, sending 77 cadets to the hospital for evaluation. Two went by ambulance from Camp Shelby and the rest by bus, reports AP... More »

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