Shooting

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Police identify officer, allege teen robbed store

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police on Friday identified the officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager and released documents alleging the young man had been suspected of stealing a $48.99 box of cigars from […]

08/15/2014

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Police reveal name of Missouri cop who shot teen

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The police chief in the St. Louis suburb where an officer fatally shot an unarmed teenager identified the officer on Friday as Darren Wilson, and said the officer was dispatched to […]

08/15/2014

Protestors drop to their knees and put their arms in the air during a rally for Michael Brown Jr., who was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer last Saturday, Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, in Clayton, Mo. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Laurie Skrivan)

Racial tensions are not new in St. Louis suburb

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Racial tensions have run high for decades in this former railroad town that was once a mostly white St. Louis suburb until school busing and urban decay sent many families packing for […]

08/12/2014

Stockton Police officers at the scene where bank robbery suspects with hostages were stopped at Thornton Road and Otto Drive Wednesday July 16, 2014. Cars and houses were riddled with bullets during a high-speed chase and hostages were thrown from a fleeing SUV after a bank robbery Wednesday that led to the deaths of a hostage and two robbers, police said.   (AP Photo/The Record, Craig Sanders)

3 dead in Stockton bank robbery, gunbattle

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Cars and houses were riddled with bullets during a high-speed chase and hostages were thrown from a fleeing SUV after a bank robbery Wednesday that led to the deaths of a […]

07/17/2014

Sara Lavigne, right, and her mother, cancer patient Jana Lavigne, leave Deaconess Health and Education Center after witnessing a shooting in the Rockwood Cancer Treatment Center, Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Spokane, Wash. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Colin Mulvany)

Man kills wife, self at Washington medical complex

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Police in Washington state say a gunman fatally shot his wife Tuesday morning before turning the weapon on himself at a downtown Spokane medical center. Spokane police said the man went […]

07/08/2014

Police investigate the scene of a drive-by shooting that left seven people dead, including the attacker, and others wounded on Friday, May 23, 2014, in Isla Vista, Calif.  (AP Photo/The News-Press, Peter Vandenbelt)

Denied again by people he hated, gunman improvised

GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — Elliot Rodger pounded on the sorority house front door while, inside, the young women he yearned to slaughter were preparing for another Friday night. The awkward 22-year-old was obsessed with exacting […]

05/25/2014

Fire trucks are parked outside the IV Deli Mart on Pardell Road in Isla Vista, Calif., Friday, May 23, 2014, after a drive-by shooter went on a rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus that left seven people dead, including the attacker, and seven others wounded, authorities said Saturday. The gunman got into two gun battles with deputies during Friday night's rampage in the beachside community of Isla Vista before crashing his black BMW into a parked car, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said. (AP Photo\The Daily Nexus, Daniel Slovinsky)

Attorney: son suspected in shooting rampage

GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — A Hollywood director and his family believe his son is responsible for a shooting rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus, an attorney for the director said Saturday. The family has not […]

05/24/2014

In this image provided by KEYT-TV, a body is covered on the ground after a mass shooting near the campus of the University of Santa Barbara in Isla Vista, Calif., Friday, May 23, 2014.  (AP Photo/KEYT, John Palminteri)

7 dead in drive-by shooting near UC Santa Barbara

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A drive-by shooter went on a shooting rampage near a Santa Barbara university campus that left seven people dead, including the attacker, and seven others wounded, authorities said Saturday. The gunman […]

05/24/2014

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Man with gun shot by police at north Utah hospital

NORTH LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Police shot and injured a man wielding a gun inside a hospital emergency room in the northern Utah city of North Logan on Friday morning, officials said. Gary Jensen, the […]

05/16/2014

In this photo provided by KSHB41 Action News, authorities respond the Jewish community center after a shooting in Overland Park, Kan., Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/KSHB41 Action News)

3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say three people died in a shooting at a Jewish community center and retirement community, and two were shot at but not injured. Overland Park Police Chief John Douglass […]

04/13/2014

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