Rhonda Champagne awoke to news of a fatal shooting on Saturday morning before she was approached by police officers who delivered life-altering information.
The police officer's department says it is proud of his actions and for remaining vigilant while he was off duty.
The high school student responsible for video is facing multiple charges, including making terroristic threats.
The girl was at home with her 12-year-old brother and 16-year-old sister, when the boy found a handgun in their parents' dresser drawer and accidentally shot his younger sister.
After a gunman opened fire at a Chicago hospital, killing three, the medical community is rallying for change.
"When she saw I was about to lose it as I struggled to stop the bleeding, she tried to reassure me: 'Daddy, I'm OK. I'm going to be fine,'" said the father.
Students at a Maryland high school are supporting each other following their school resource officer's death.
"Everybody was screaming out, 'Security!' He was a security guard," a witness said.
"But now you have hundreds and hundreds of people who, no matter what you need, will have your back," says one survivor of the Las Vegas shootings in November last year — and who is also a member of the Borderline Bar in Thousand Oaks.