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5-year-old Detroit girl dies after accidentally shooting herself with grandmother’s gun

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A 5-year-old girl accidentally killed herself with a gun she found under her grandmother’s pillow, the Detroit News reports.

The child was not named by the newspaper, but the News reports the shooting took place when the grandmother left her bedroom to cook downstairs around midnight. The girl found the weapon and accidentally shot herself.

Relatives told the local CBS station her name was Mariah Davis. She was playing with the weapon when it went off and a bullet struck her neck.

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“It was an awful tragedy that has all of us shook up and our heart broke,” her aunt, Freda Davis, told WWJ 950. “It seems like our souls was ripped out of us, she was a lovely little girl, all she loved to do was sing.”

Two other children, aged 1 and 3 years, were also home but were not physically harmed.

The girl’s death was the fifth time in the six weeks since Easter that a child has been shot or shot themselves in Detroit, the News reports.

Just last week, a 9-year-old boy was admitted to a hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest, after he had found a gun on a lawn.

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‘Morrison in the USA sucking up to Trump’: Aussies furious to see prime minister campaigning for Trump

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President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison appeared at a rally in Ohio Sunday, prompting Aussies to complain that it's unacceptable for their leader to be campaigning for Trump.

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Republicans love the Constitution — until it applies to them: Conservative columnist

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Conservative Washington Post columnist Max Boot unleashed on President Donald Trump's latest scandal he's calling Ukraine-gate. But when it comes to Republicans, he called them outright complicit.

In his Sunday column, Boot noted that a mob boss doesn't have to overtly say “pay up, or we will destroy your store” to be guilty of extortion. In Trump's case, he tends to say things in a way that it is understood what he wants people to do, according to former "fixer" Michael Cohen.

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Hate for Trump sets new record of Americans who can’t stand a president

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A new poll shows a record number of Americans can't stand the president of the United States.

According to the most recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal public opinion poll, an astounding 69 percent of Americans don't like Trump personally.

During the early 2000s, President George W. Bush enjoyed the benefit of Americans finding him likable and wanting to "have a beer" with the sober leader. That measure of "likability" has been a kind of inspiration for political leaders searching for voters based not on issues but on personality.

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