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U.S. officials consider death penalty for El Paso suspect, investigate as domestic terrorism
EL PASO, Texas -- A Justice Department official said Sunday the federal government is treating the El Paso shooting that killed 20 people as a domestic terrorist case. U.S. Attorney John Bash said at a news conference in El Paso that the federal government is also investigating the attack at a shopping plaza with a view toward bringing federal hate crime charges.