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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Virginia Tech

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying burrito
Chipotle is really taking off after its decision to test burrito delivering drones.
Explainer: Is there a common thread to all mass shootings?
Many have searched for answers to why atrocities such as the recent mass shooting at a cinema theatre in the US happen. But there are many myths and misconceptions about such incidents.
Virginia Tech gunman was 'standoffish' student, neighbours say
Ross Truett Ashley, 22, is said to have killed a police officer apparently at random before turning the gun on himself.
Police say Virginia Tech gunman acted alone
Investigators are still trying to find out why the gunman ambushed the officer, Deriek W. Crouse before taking his own life.
Two dead after shooting on Virginia Tech campus
The campus was the scene of a mass shooting in which a single gunman killed 33 people four years ago.
YouTube Top Ten: because that squash ball left a mark
It’s that time of the week again! Join us for: a man jumping over a speeding car, the biggest mosh-pit in all of sports and Milan Jovanovic’s Neighbours name-check.
Five-hour lockdown but no gunman found at Virginia Tech
The US state university was hailed for its response to reports of a gunman on campus. In the end no such person was found.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
In Thursday’s Fix: Claims of a gunman at Virginia Tech, Gardaí unveil jewellery haul, and see the earth attempt to swallow a truck whole…
Virginia Tech campus locked down after reports of gunman
The reported sighting of an armed man on the Blacksburg, Virginia campus has trigged a precautionary lockdown.
LIVE: Coverage of the Virginia Tech incident from WDBJ7
Live video of a press conference regarding a potential incident at the Virginia Tech campus, from a local CBS affiliate.
Virginia Tech says it will fight fine over 2007 mass shooting
University fined and accused of failing to issue a campus-wide alert about a shooter on the loose.