Grief unites US school shooting victims
Dec 16, 2012
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday April 14, 2014
President Barack Obama warned on Monday that religious violence had no place in US society after a gunman with alleged anti-Semitic ties killed three people at a Jewish center and retirement home.
World | Associated Press | Saturday April 5, 2014
The U.S. soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself at the Ford Hood base had an argument with colleagues in his unit before opening fire, and investigators believe his mental condition was not the "direct precipitating f...
World | Reuters | Thursday April 3, 2014
Investigators delved into the background on Thursday of a US soldier who had been treated for mental illness before he killed three people and himself a day earlier at an Army base in Fort Hood, Texas, where another deadly rampage took place in 2009,...
World | Dave Montgomery, Manny Fernandez and Ashley Southall, The New York Times | Thursday April 3, 2014
A soldier who was being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder opened fire at Fort Hood on Wednesday, killing three people and wounding 16 before killing himself, the authorities said. The shooting set off a huge police response and shut down t...
World | Manny Fernandez and Ashley Southall, The New York Times | Thursday April 3, 2014
As many as four people were killed and 14 were wounded after a gunman in uniform opened fire at Fort Hood on Wednesday, shutting down the sprawling Army base and inciting a huge police response, a member of Congress said. The shooting echoed the dead...
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Architects on Tuesday unveiled designs for a new elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, filled with sunlight, connections to nature - and new security measures - to replace the building where a gunman killed 26 people, mostly young children, in 2...
World | Associated Press | Sunday March 9, 2014
Police say a gunman opened fire inside a northern Ohio nightclub, killing an off-duty police officer and two other men and wounding a fourth.
World | Reuters | Thursday February 20, 2014
The man charged with mass murder for a shooting rampage that killed 12 people in a suburban enver movie theater must submit to a second pretrial sanity examination because the first was incomplete and inadequate.
World | Reuters | Sunday February 9, 2014
A gunman opened fire on Sunday in a Russian Orthodox cathedral on the island of Sakhalin, off Russia's eastern coast, killing a nun and a churchgoer and wounding six other people, officials said.
World | Agencies | Monday February 3, 2014
An armed student entered a Moscow school on Monday and took more than 20 teenagers hostage in an incident that also claimed the lives of a policeman and a teacher, security officials said.
World | Reuters | Monday January 27, 2014
A gunman who shot and killed two people at a Maryland mall was a 19-year-old who lived with his mother in a nearby Washington suburb and arrived at the shopping center in a taxi about an hour before opening fire, police said on Sunday.
World | Reuters | Sunday January 26, 2014
Police identified the gunman on Sunday in a deadly Maryland mall shooting as a 19-year-old from the nearby city of College Park, but had no word on his motive nor whether he had any ties to the two people he shot and killed in a skate shop.
World | Reuters | Sunday January 26, 2014
A gunman opened fire with a shotgun in a skate shop at a crowded shopping mall near Baltimore on Saturday, killing two store employees and wounding another person before apparently killing himself, police said.
World | Associated Press | Sunday January 26, 2014
A man carrying a shotgun opened fire at a busy shopping mall in suburban Baltimore on Saturday, killing two employees of a skate shop and then himself as panicked shoppers ran for cover, police said. Five others were injured.
Associated Press | Friday January 24, 2014
A provincial spokesman, Sarhadii Zhouak, says the attack took place on Thursday in Alinghar district where a gunman opened fire at a group of five local cricketers.
World | Associated Press | Friday January 24, 2014
An Afghan official says a gunman on a motorcycle opened fire at a group of local cricket players, killing five of them during a game in eastern Laghman province.
World | Reuters | Friday January 17, 2014
A gunman opened fire inside an Indiana supermarket on Wednesday evening, killing two women - a shopper and an employee - before being shot dead in a shootout with police.
World | Reuters | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A shooter opened fire at a middle school in New Mexico on Tuesday, seriously wounding at least two teenage students before being taken into custody, police and hospital officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 28, 2013
Newtown gunman Adam Lanza wore yellow ear plugs that muffled the screams of his victims and he shot himself in the mouth after committing one of America's worst school massacres.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 23, 2013
A man and a woman were shot dead at a Paris bar on Sunday evening by a gunman who then fled on foot, police said, labelling the crime as "mysterious".