World | Kirk Johnson, Ian Lovett and Michael Paulson, The New York Times | Saturday October 25, 2014
The students and teachers at Marysville-Pilchuck High School knew a shooting was possible - they had seen the news from other schools, and they had trained for lockdowns.
World | Ian Austen and Rick Gladstone, The New York Times | Wednesday October 22, 2014
At least two gunmen traumatized the heart of the Canadian government Wednesday, with one shooting a soldier guarding the National War Memorial and then entering the adjacent Parliament building, where multiple rounds were fired. Shooting also was rep...
World | Ian Austen, The New York Times | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Multiple shots were fired within the halls of Parliament here Wednesday, and police officers rushed to secure the building and move occupants to safety. At least one gunman was believed to be inside the building.
World | Alan Blinder, The New York Times | Friday October 10, 2014
Two months after a police officer's killing of an unarmed black teenager set off weeks of racial conflict in a suburb of this city, demonstrators said Thursday that the shooting death of a black teenager by a white police officer here was certain to ...
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 10, 2014
The shooting of the black teenager sent hundreds of angry residents out of their apartments in a predominantly black Missouri city in a confrontation with police that lasted several hours. They shouted obscenities and some threats, such as "kill the ...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday July 1, 2014
A wave of violence swept New York City over the weekend as at least 20 people were shot, four of them fatally, authorities have said.
Manisha Dhingra | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Nargis Fakhri has returned from the US after shooting her first international film entitled Spy. Directed by Paul Feig, the film will see Nargis in her first action role.
World | Associated Press | Sunday March 30, 2014
Police say an 86-year-old man shot his grandson in the head and then killed the grandson's girlfriend before fatally shooting himself in New York City.
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 22, 2014
New York police say a 14-year-old boy opened fire on a city bus in Brooklyn, fatally shooting a Dominican man in the head.
World | Associated Press | Monday March 10, 2014
When a U.S. jury convicted Michael Dunn of attempted murder, but not actual murder, in the shooting death of a black teenager, the hashtag #dangerousblackchildren popped up on Twitter.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 19, 2014
In an effort to reduce gun violence, suicides and accidental shootings in the US and other countries, a German company Armatix has invented 'iP1' - the first smart gun.
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 | Reuters | Tuesday November 12, 2013
Boxy and filled with feathers, the "Biggie" is the winter jacket at the centre of violence in New York City.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday November 5, 2013
A 20-year-old man suspected of firing multiple shots and causing a lockdown at New Jersey's largest shopping mall has been found dead of a self-inflicted wound, authorities said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Saturday September 21, 2013
Chicago police are searching for suspected gang members who opened fire with an assault weapon at a park late on Thursday, wounding 13 people including a 3-year-old boy, in an attack that highlighted Mayor Rahm Emanuel's struggle to stem street crime...
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 18, 2013
The mother of Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis apologized to the victims today, and like his friends and colleagues, she too, was unable to offer any clues on his motive for the shooting.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 18, 2013
Starbucks says guns are no longer welcome in its cafes, though it is stopping short of an outright ban on firearms.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 9, 2013
In a freak accident, an 18-year-old Indian-origin girl was killed in the US when she jumped out of a closet to surprise a friend, who shot her thinking she was an intruder.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 15, 2013
Thousands protested in New York on Sunday against the acquittal of neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman, a day after his trial for killing unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin ended in Florida.
World | Associated Press | Sunday June 30, 2013
Police say seven people have been shot at a party in Brooklyn, including a woman taken to a hospital in critical condition.