US Shooting

  • US Navy Yard shooting: Suspected gunman a military contractor 17-09-2013 10:48 PM

    The police believed that the dead suspected gunman was a 34-year-old military contractor Aaron Alexis. He was armed with two rifles and a handgun. The FBI is searching for a motive. Friends say he was a practicing Buddhist. ...
  • US Navy Yard shooting: 13 people including gunman dead 17-09-2013 07:33 AM

    Washington: A former Navy reservist went on a shooting rampage on Monday inside a building at the heavily secured Washington Navy Yard, firing from a balcony onto office workers in an atrium below, authorities and witnesses said. Thirteen people were killed, including the gunman. Authorities said they were looking for...
  • US Navy Yard shooting: 6 people and 1 gunman killed, many injured 16-09-2013 10:09 PM

    Washington: At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and officials said six people were killed and as many as 10 were wounded, including a law enforcement officer. A shooter had died, though it wasn't immediately clear how, according to a...
  • US Navy Yard shooting: Gunmen open fire, several killed, many injured 16-09-2013 09:08 PM

    A Defense Department official says several people have been killed and as many as 10 have been wounded in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. The exact number of people killed and the conditions of those wounded was not immediately known. ...
  • Connecticut school shooting sparks debate about US gun control 17-12-2012 10:15 AM

    The tragic massacre at a Connecticut elementary school has sparked a new debate about gun control in the US. ...
  • US: These shootings must stop, says Barack Obama 17-12-2012 09:40 AM

    US President Barack Obama attended a memorial service for the victims of the Newtown shooting on Monday. ...
  • Watch: Man fires 50 shots in US mall parking lot, no injuries 17-12-2012 09:35 AM

    The suspect, sending shoppers at a crowded Southern California shopping mall sprinting for safety, was cooperative when officers took him into custody. ...
  • Connecticut school shooting: Fourth-grader recounts horror 16-12-2012 09:04 AM

    Authorities in Connecticut say they have now identified all 26 people killed in the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. ...
  • US mourns as shooting incident leaves 20 children dead 15-12-2012 08:02 PM

    The gunman also killed his mother at home before leaving for the school. ...
  • US: Death toll in California shooting rises to three 07-11-2012 08:01 AM

    Fresno: A parolee who worked at a California chicken processing plant pulled a gun and opened fire at the business, killing two people and wounding two others, before taking his own life, authorities have said. Police said they didn't know what prompted the attack by Lawrence Jones, 42, on Tuesday,...
  • Gunman opens fire at US workplace, 1 dead, 4 injured 07-11-2012 01:01 AM

    Fresno: One person died and four others, including a suspected gunman, were wounded on Tuesday when he opened fire at a food service company in Fresno, California, police said. The suspect, a parolee who worked at the firm and was identified as Lawrence Jones, shot himself in the head outside...
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