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A makeshift militaristic compound in Alabama has now been linked to Siraj Wahhaj, the man accused of training children to carry out school shootings at a similar compound in Northern New Mexico. (5/12/19)

(Jeannie Nguyen)

Rescue team gather near a plane of Myanmar National Airline (MNA) after an accident at Mandalay International airport Sunday, May 12, 2019, in Mandalay, Myanmar. All passengers and crew are reported safe and uninjured after a Myanmar National Airlines plane made a scheduled but emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport on only its rear landing wheels after the front landing gear failed to deploy. (Aung Thura via AP) (The Associated Press)

Last week, Volcano Vista High School's computer system was knocked off the grid. In an email sent to parents by the school, a student or group of students is responsible. A spokesperson with the school district says they are investigating and taking a closer look at their cybersecurity system to prevent this from happening again. (5/14/19)

Emergency response crews transport an injured passenger to an ambulance at the George Inlet Lodge docks, Monday, May 13, 2019, in Ketchikan, Alaska. The passenger was from one of two sightseeing planes reported down in George Inlet early Monday afternoon and was dropped off by a U.S. Coast Guard 45-foot response boat. (Dustin Safranek/Ketchikan Daily News via AP) (The Associated Press)

Closed since October 2017, the Torrance County Commission is set to reopen the county's detention facility to hold detained migrants. County officials say reopening the prison will provide more than 200 jobs and will house ICE detainees if needed asylum seekers and local prisoners. (5/14/19)

In this Tuesday, May 14, 2019 photo, barges already loaded with soy beans, potash or scrap steel await movement on the Mississippi River in St. Paul, Minn., as spring flooding interrupts shipments on the river. Historic Midwest flooding that began in March has left parts of the Mississippi River closed for business. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) (The Associated Press)

Irene Delgado is the first to represent New Mexico in Ms Wheelchair America since the 1970s. Following her reign, Delgado will be the state coordinator to start the program within the state. (5/15/19)

This photograph released by the state shows Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signing a bill that virtually outlaws abortion in the state on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in Montgomery, Ala. Republicans who support the measure hope challenges to the law will be used by conservative justices on the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the Roe v. Wade decision which legalized abortion nationwide. (Hal Yeager/Alabama Governor's Office via AP) (The Associated Press)

The non-profit Mustang Camp recently moved to Milan after taking in more than 50 horses from the Placitas herd of wild animals. The organization recently received a letter saying they were being evicted from its property. (5/16/19)

Arnulfo Ochoa, the father of Marlen Ochoa-Lopez the slain pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb, is surrounded by family members and supporters, as he walks into the Cook County medical examiner's office to identify his daughter's body, Thursday, May 16, 2019 in Chicago. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP) (The Associated Press)

Bottomless Lakes State Park and one home were evacuated Friday due to a fire burning on private land east of Roswell, New Mexico. Fire officials believe the fire was caused by lightning Thursday evening. (5/17/19)

Protesters march through the halls of the Missouri Capitol outside the House chamber on Friday, May 17, 2019, in Jefferson City, Missouri, in opposition to legislation prohibiting abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy. Missouri's Republican-led Legislature has passed a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, and Republican Gov. Mike Parson is expected to sign it. The House approved the measure Friday May 17, 2019. (AP Photo/David A. Lieb) (The Associated Press)

Wesley Mantooth lifts a wooden chair out a window of the home of his father, Robert, in Abilene, Texas, on Saturday, May 18, 2019. Many residents said a tornado struck in the early morning hours. (Ronald W. Erdrich/The Abilene Reporter-News via AP) (The Associated Press)