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While the suspect was arrested by Washington police, the investigation also includes the Secret Service, which is involved in assuring the security of foreign diplomats and embassies
In a country where critics say guns are too readily available, the laws in Texas are among the most permissible
(UPDATED) Jersey City Police Chief Michael Kelly says, in addition to the officer and the suspects, 3 civilians were killed in the incident that began around midday at a cemetery and ended in a store
(UPDATED) Though relatively rare, military facilities have not been left untouched by the United States' epidemic of mass shootings
The shooting unfolds 3 days before the 78th anniversary of the 1941 Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor that left more than 2,400 US service members dead
(UPDATED) On his 16th birthday, Nathaniel Berhow kills two of his classmates before turning the gun on himself
Walmart also says it will direct consumers not to carry firearms into its stores, a practice that is legal in 'open carry' states but which has sparked safety scares in recent weeks
The incident comes after two mass shootings in the US earlier this month – one in Dayton and the other in El Paso – left a total of 31 people dead
(UPDATED) Two suspects are in custody – an adult man and a male youth. Both attended the school. There were no further suspects.
University of North Carolina's Charlotte campus tweets: 'Shots reported near Kennedy. Run, Hide, Fight. Secure yourself immediately'
The incident is the latest in the list of at least 37 mass shootings in the United States in 2019 alone
The latest mass shooting ramps up the number of people killed in gun violence in the US to nearly 40,000 in 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The Federal Commission on School Safety panel, set up after the February massacre in Parkland, Florida, when a former student shot dead 17 people, recommends schools consider arming staff and using veterans as guards
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The Phiippines' Department of Foreign Affairs expresses its condolences to the family of Alaina Punzalan Housley, a freshman student at Pepperdine University
(5th UPDATE) The assailant, identified as Ian David Long, a troubled former machine gunner who served a tour in Afghanistan, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound
The suspect – a 26-year-old identified as Snochia Moseley – died after shooting herself in the head, Harford County Sheriff Jeff Gahler says
(4th UPDATE) Police identifies the gunman as 29-year-old Omar Perez. He is not immediately determined to have any connection to the bank.
(UPDATED) Six shots were fired at the embassy with 3 bullets hitting the iron gate and exterior wall, the Ankara governor's office said, indicating there were 'no casualties'
(UPDATED) Police do not yet know the shooter's motive, but 'we know that there were threats sent to the Gazette through social media'
XXXTentacion faced a blacklash by critics who said that his alleged mistreatment of women should be a career-stopper in the age of #MeToo
A lawsuit has been filed by Joe and Claryce Holcombe, who are in their mid-80s and lost their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren in the Texas church shooting
(UPDATED) Travis Reinking is accused of using an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle to rain bullets at the Waffle House restaurant while wearing nothing but a jacket
Nikolas Cruz's legal team suggests any wealth that may be discovered should go to his victims rather than expensive lawyers
Fake news tagging a person wearing a Muslim headscarf, popular YouTubers, and Hillary Clinton as suspects circulate in the aftermath of YouTube shooting
The Washington crowd was estimated at more than 800,000 people — making it the largest gun control rally in the United States since the Million Mom March in 2000
The protesters meet at Parkland's Pine Trails Park, the same place where a somber vigil was held in the wake of the February 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
US authorities have come under mounting scrutiny for failing to act on a series of warning signs
The revelations raise the chilling prospect that Stephen Paddock has been planning an attack for at least two months before he launched the assault on Sunday, October 1, on a country music festival in Las Vegas
The sniper style attack during a protest in Dallas is said to be the single deadliest day for law enforcement since September 11 2011
UPDATED Despite a dramatic sit in Republican Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to allow votes on two gun control bills backed by Democrats
8th UPDATE Vester Lee Flanagan II a former reporter and suspect in the shooting kills himself after a high speed chase with state police
The motive of John Houser – a 59 year old white man with a criminal record – remains unclear
A 2 500 word manifesto and photos on a website purportedly created by Charleston shooter Dylann Roof may reveal his motive for killing 9 black worshippers
Transit police respond to a call that a person had entered a subway tunnel around a mile from the US Capitol building
4th UPDATE Police say the gunman was subdued after being pepper sprayed by a student security guard
There is something that tears in your gut and rips your insides out when children are killed in this way – slaughtered like sheep 11 days before Christmas
Police arrests gunman who shot dead 7 people at a private religious college near San Francisco USA