On Monday, January 22, 2018, 15-year-old Gabe Parker was, the best anyone could tell, doing fine. The following day, he overslept, had some cereal, and then asked his mother to drive him to Marshall County High School, in Benton, Kentucky, where he was a sophomore and a trombone player in the school band. He walked…
A shooting at an elementary school in Northern California on Tuesday morning has left at least five dead, according to a report from the Sacramento Bee.
Five people, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (LA), were shot Wednesday morning during a Congressional baseball practice. According to reports, a gunman walked up to practice and opened fire on the baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.
On Monday, Cedric Anderson walked into the elementary school classroom of Karen Smith, his estranged wife, and fired ten shots from a Smith & Wesson revolver. He killed Smith and eight-year-old Jonathan Martinez, her student, and injured another nine-year-old student, both of whom were standing behind Smith. After…
Two students were injured today in a shooting at an elementary school in San Bernardino, California, according to breaking news reports. Police believe the shooting to be a murder-suicide, and it happened in a classroom at North Park Elementary. San Bernardino police chief Jarrod Burguan has confirmed on Twitter that…
The Wednesday night shooting of three men in a Kansas City sports bar is now being investigated as a possible hate crime after witnesses say the shooter yelled “get out of my country” before opening fire on two Indian men.
At 8 p.m. the Québec City Islamic Cultural Center on Sainte-Foy Street was holding evening prayers, when three gunmen burst into the building and began shooting. Five are dead, and many more injured.
About 25,000 pieces of luggage and items belonging to travelers who were in the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport at the time of the January 6 shooting are reportedly unclaimed.
In a third suspected terrorist attack Monday, three people were injured by a gunman who burst into an Islamic Center in Zurich, Switzerland. The man then fled, leaving some of his victims seriously wounded.
Russia’s ambassador to Turkey has died after being shot by a gunman at an art exhibition, Russian state media is reporting. After shooting Andrei Karlov, the gunman may have shouted, “We die in Aleppo, you die here,” according to reports.
On Sunday, a 28-year-old man from Salisbury, North Carolina, fired shots inside a pizzeria in northwest Washington, D.C. Armed with an assault rifle, he later told police he wanted to “self-investigate” a fraudulent election conspiracy theory connected to Hillary Clinton.
Ohio State University is warning its students that an active shooter has been reported on campus. The campus emergency system sent out a warning to students to “run, hide, fight,” the instructed protocol for an active shooting.
On May 26, a shooting at a T.I. concert at New York’s Irving Plaza left one dead (bodyguard Ronald McPhatter) and three others injured. One of the victims, 26-year-old Jersey City resident Maggie Carrie Heckstall, told her story about the shooting and the resulting trauma she lives with on last night’s True Life: I’ve…
A 66 year old woman was shot and killed in her Bronx apartment by a New York City police sergeant after allegedly charging at him with a baseball bat.
A Colorado judge has once again ruled that Robert Dear, who killed three people in a shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood, is not competent to stand trial. Judge Gilbert Martinez has ruled twice before that Dear is not mentally fit stand trial, or, after numerous outbursts in court, to even participate in motions…
Reuters and local media outlets are reporting that at least two children have been shot during an incident at Townville Elementary School in Townville, South Carolina. The suspected shooter is reportedly in custody.
Multiple news agencies are reporting that American University in Kabul is under attack by armed militants. Students are tweeting that they are trapped inside campus buildings and hearing explosions and gunfire.
In the least surprising bit of news possibly ever, lawmakers in Texas don’t think gun control is the answer to preventing tragedies like the recent shooting in Dallas that claimed the lives of five people.