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Robert Aaron Long enters Superior Court of Cherokee County in Canton, Ga., on Tuesday. Long, accused of killing eight people at Atlanta-area massage businesses, pleaded guilty to four of the murders and was handed four sentences of life without parole. Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool hide caption

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A selfie taken by Feng Daoyou. Her older brother Feng Daokun believes she traveled to Hong Kong before flying to the U.S., from where she first contacted him in 2016. Unlike the rest of her family, she did not marry, and seemed to relish venturing far from home. "She could do anything she put her mind to. She was tough. She never gave up. That was just her personality," her brother says. Feng Daokun hide caption

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In China, Atlanta Shooting Victim's Kin Struggle To Understand Her — And Her Death

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Tactical police units respond to the scene of a King Soopers grocery store after a shooting on March 22, 2021 in Boulder, Colorado. Chet Strange/Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: The Gun Violence All Around Us

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Jenny Choi (left) and Kristi You place flowers Wednesday at the entrance of Gold Spa, one of three locations where deadly shootings happened in the Atlanta area this week. Chris Aluka Berry/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: The 8 We Lost

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Flowers and signs adorn Gold Spa in Atlanta during a demonstration on Thursday opposing violence against women and Asians following this week's deadly shootings in the area. Megan Varner/Getty Images hide caption

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