World | Associated Press | Saturday February 1, 2014
Authorities say several gunshots were fired Friday night outside a U.S. school as a basketball game was being played inside, but no one was hit.
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 | Jack Healy, The New York Times | Saturday December 14, 2013
The student did not try to hide the shotgun he carried into Arapahoe High School at 12:30 p.m. Friday.
World | Reuters | Saturday December 14, 2013
A student armed with a shotgun and seeking to confront a teacher opened fire at a Colorado high school on Friday.
World | Reuters | Saturday December 14, 2013
A gunman charged into an elementary school last year and open fired on students. 20 children and six educators died that day.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 13, 2013
Hundreds gathered solemnly in the US capital's National Cathedral Thursday to mark the first anniversary of the Newtown school shooting and demand tougher laws to combat gun violence.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday December 11, 2013
A year later, inside a big house in Newtown, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl's name: Avielle.
World | Reuters | Thursday November 14, 2013
Three teenage boys were wounded on Wednesday when a 16-year-old allegedly opened fire near a Pittsburgh high school in a bid to exact revenge for a fight that took place at the school a month ago, police said.
World | Associated Press | Thursday November 14, 2013
Three high school students heading to their vehicle after classes ended were shot on Wednesday, and another student was charged
World | Associated Press | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Denver police have surrounded a middle school after learning that two armed men had entered the empty building.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 23, 2013
The 12-year-old student who opened fire on a Nevada middle school campus, wounding two classmates and killing a teacher before he turned the gun on himself, got the weapon from his home, authorities has said.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday October 22, 2013
A middle school student opened fire with a semi-automatic handgun on campus just before the starting bell yesterday, wounding two 12-year-old boys and killing a math teacher who was trying to protect children from their classmate.
World | Associated Press | Monday October 21, 2013
Police say two people are dead and two more are injured in a shooting at Sparks Middle School in northern Nevada on Monday morning.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 30, 2013
A few nights after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, David Posey heard a strange noise in his house and went upstairs to check on his son. The little boy, who had just seen his teacher and a first-grade classmate gunned down, was pounding...
World | Reuters | Thursday August 22, 2013
A woman credited with convincing a gunman holed up in an Atlanta-area school to lay down his assault rifle and surrender to police says the man was suicidal and preparing to die in a bloodbath before she talked him out of it.
World | Reuters | Friday May 17, 2013
An East Los Angeles college campus was evacuated on Thursday and about 10 nearby public schools were placed on a security lockdown after police received an anonymous call from a person claiming he had a gun and was en route to a school campus in the ...
World | Associated Press | Saturday May 11, 2013
Newtown parents Steven Uhde and Peter Barresi didn't want the town to abandon the elementary school property where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in December and build a new school elsewhere, saying that would be like letting the gunm...
World | Associated Press | Tuesday May 7, 2013
A non-profit group from Texas claims to have successfully fired a plastic gun that was made using a 3D printer.
World | Associated Press | Sunday May 5, 2013
The National Rifle Association convention comes as debate over gun control legislation in the US has reached a fever pitch in the wake of December's mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, in which 20 young children and...
World | Reuters | Saturday May 4, 2013
After a gut-wrenching and tearful meeting, officials expressed doubt that the Connecticut elementary school where 20 children and six adults were shot to death last December could ever be reopened.