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.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 18, 2013
President Barack Obama's campaign to curb gun violence after the Newtown school massacre was dealt a crippling blow on Wednesday when the US Senate rejected a plan to expand background checks for gun buyers.
India Cables | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 13, 2013
Choking back tears almost from the start, the mother of a Newtown, Connecticut, shooting victim made a deeply personal plea from the White House for Americans and their leaders to embrace her call to act on gun violence.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 13, 2013
In the rarest of the rare move, US President Barack Obama has asked the mother of a six-year-old killed in last December's Newtown massacre to stand in for him to address the nation this weekend.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 11, 2013
An Oregon man with a history of mental distress was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of harassing family members of some of the 12 people slain by a gunman who opened fire on moviegoers inside a Colorado, theater last summer, police said.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday February 27, 2013
A South Carolina college spokeswoman says one person has been wounded in a shooting at a school apartment complex near campus, and a lockdown of campus buildings has been ordered.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday February 11, 2013
A 12-year-old middle school student in California has been detained for plotting to shoot 23 classmates and a teacher as officials seized a cache of rifles and handguns from his home.
World | Associated Press | Friday February 1, 2013
A student opened fire at his middle school Thursday afternoon, wounding a 14-year-old in the neck before an armed officer working at the school was able to get the gun away, police said.