United States shootings - updates

Rappler's latest stories on United States shootings


Man fatally shoots himself in front of White House

Mar 04, 2018 - 8:31 AM

During the shooting, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania were at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida

Chicago toddler's fatal shooting streamed live on Facebook

Feb 16, 2017 - 8:39 AM

The boy was riding in the back seat of a red sedan with his 20 year old aunt and a 26 year old man in the front when another man began shooting at them according to authorities

Police monitor a vigil being held in the Park Manor neighborhood to honor 11-year-old Takiya Holmes, a shooting victim who died February 14, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. A two-year-old child also died in Chicago February 14 after being shot in the head this afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood. Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

4 Marines killed in US shooting rampage

Jul 17, 2015 - 2:05 AM

2nd UPDATE The gunman – identified by the FBI as 24 year old Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez – is shot dead

CHATTANOOGA SHOOTING. Members of a Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Evidence Response Team set up outside a US Military Recruiting storefront after a shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, July 16, 2015. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Baby among 7 wounded in Philadelphia party shooting

Jun 21, 2015 - 4:48 PM

A gunman randomly opens fire on a crowd injuring among others an 18 month old baby and a 10 year old boy

US air base in South Korea lifts lockdown after shooter alarm

Dec 01, 2014 - 11:01 AM

UPDATED Osan Air Base: Everyone is safe The lockdown has been lifted

7 dead in 'mass murder shooting' at US college town

May 24, 2014 - 11:17 PM

Authorities say the incident near the University of California at Santa Barbara appears to be a mass murder situation

US mall shooting gunman identified, motive still unknown

Jan 27, 2014 - 12:05 AM

Dario Marcus Aguilar 19 years old fired six to eight shots during the attack at the Columbia Mall on Saturday killing two employees of a skateboard shop before taking his own life

EVACUATION. Police evacuate employees and patrons from the Columbia Town Center Mall after three people were killed in a shooting there January 25, 2014 in Columbia, Maryland. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Shooting reported at LA airport

Nov 02, 2013 - 12:56 AM

5th UPDATE Airport police identify the shooter and say that he acted alone One security officer is confirmed dead

EVACUATION. Passengers carry their bags at Los Angeles International Airport on November 1, 2013 after a gunman reportedly shot 3 people at a security checkpoint. Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP

PH embassy in US warns Filipinos on Washington shooting

Sep 17, 2013 - 12:18 AM

UPDATED The gunman who has killed multiple victims and wounded several more at the Washington Navy Yard remains at large

SHOOTING. Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, where a gunman opened fire. Photo from AFP