A North Carolina college student hailed by police as a hero for preventing more injuries and deaths after a gunman opened fire in a classroom has been immortalized as a Jedi by the production company for the Star Wars franchise.
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upended a longstanding legal roadblock that has given the gun industry far-reaching immunity from lawsuits.
Authorities said Sunday they still could not explain why a man with an AR-style weapon opened fire during a routine traffic stop in West Texas to begin a terrifying, 10-mile rampage that killed seven people and injured 22 others.
At least five people were dead in West Texas after a man who was stopped by state troopers when his vehicle failed to signal a turn opened fire and fled, shooting more than 20 people before he was killed by officers, authorities said.
A Hawkins County woman reportedly texted her son a photo Friday of his father pointing a gun at her head, setting off a HCSO manhunt Friday afternoon in the Clinch Valley community.
The man who wrestled the gun away from a Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die, the gunman would “have to work to kill me.”
A man wearing nothing but a jacket stormed a Waffle House in Nashville and shot four people to death, according to police, who credited a customer with saving lives by wresting away the gunman’s weapon.
KINGSPORT — Two days after a gunman entered a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas — killing 26 people and injuring 20 others — churchgoers and others throughout the nation are still searching for answers. Called the deadliest mass shooting in Texas history, this most recent church shooting has some pastors thinking more seriously about church safety and security
Authorities said a man walked into the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs and began shooting, killing multiple people and wounding others.
Ten years after a mentally ill student fatally shot 32 people at Virginia Tech, survivors and families of the slain returned to campus to honor the lives lost that day.
Gunfire erupted early Sunday inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub after a dispute broke out among several men, killing one man and injuring 15 other people, authorities said.
The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared “zombie-like” when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt, authorities said.
A gunman police said killed five people in a Washington state mall remained at large Saturday, and authorities appealed for help in identifying the suspect but said there were no indications the slayings north of Seattle were a terrorist act.
Three law enforcement officers were killed and three others wounded Sunday morning in a shooting near a gas station in Baton Rouge.
The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officers he had shot, the police chief said Sunday.