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The Daily Moth delivers news in video using American Sign Language. The Deaf host, Alex Abenchuchan, covers trending stories and Deaf topics with a twist of humor and Deaf culture.

The Daily Moth 9-26-16

———— Hello, welcome to the Daily Moth. It’s Monday, September 26. Ready for news? ———— There was a shooting at a mall in Washington on Friday night — this guy, Arcan Cetin (20) went into the Cascade Mall — at a Macy’s store — in the make-up area — with a rifle, shot and killed four women and one man. He left the scene and there was a manhunt, he was caught within 24 hours. Arcan was originally born in Turkey but moved to the U.S. and is a permanent resident (green card). It is still unknown what his motive was, it’s still under investigation. People in the community who knew Cetin has described him as an unstable guy who might have needed some mental health help, but didn’t get it. Very sad for the five victims — they were a 16-year old high school student, a husband and father, an elderly woman and her adult daughter, and a woman who worked as a make-up artist at Macys. ———— All-Star MLB baseball pitcher Jose Fernandez, pitcher for the Miami Marlins, in a boating accident in Miami that also killed other two men. The boat was found early Sunday morning at 3:15 am, you can see it crashed on the rocks. That’s a big boat (32 foot), probably fast, too (top speed 50 to 65 mph). On the right side of the hull you can see dents and damages, the boat might have hit rocks at a high speed. The Coast Guard sent divers to look for his body and they found two bodies under the boat and a third...