By LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 05/22 — If you want to know where mass school shootings are most likely to occur, look no farther than small-town and suburban America.
By PAUL J. WEBER and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door,
By JEFF HORWITZ, SARAH ZIMMERMAN and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings,
By PAUL J. WEBER and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a “hardening”
By MICHAEL BIESECKER, JEFF HORWITZ and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/19 — The Texas student charged in the shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals,
By JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/19 — A 17-year-old armed with a shotgun and a pistol opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday,
LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/17 — The Latest on the release by Las Vegas police of witness statements and officer reports in the investigation of the October 1st,Read more »
AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 05/16 — Indonesian police on Wednesday shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) 05/16 — A Florida sheriff’s deputy who failed to confront a gunman during a Feb. 14 school massacre is receiving a monthly state pension of $8,702.35.Read more »
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 05/14 — French police on Monday were questioning the parents and a friend of a 20-year-old man who attacked passers-by with a knife in Paris,
By ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) 05/14 — A 61-year-old farmer is suspected of carrying out Australia’s worst mass shooting in 22 years,
By DAVID JORDAN, Associated Press MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) 05/09 — The Vermont Legislature has approved a bill making it illegal to take “substantial steps” to threaten to kill or kidnap groups of people,
PLANO, Texas (AP) 05/03 — A suburban Dallas teenager accused of planning a mass shooting at a mall inspired by the Islamic State terror group has been charged with terrorism.Read more »
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/04 — Police and hotel employees’ actions as gunfire rained from a Las Vegas resort onto an outdoor concert drew mixed reactions after newly released video showed authorities making their way through a casino and carefully checking rooms before bursting into the shooter’s suite.
By KEN RITTER and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/03 — The jangly music of slot machines echoed through the packed room as police officers methodically made their way across the casino floor with their guns drawn.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) 04/27 — A Vermont teen accused of plotting a shooting with mass casualties at his former high school in a case that led to the first significant limits on gun ownership in Vermont was released Friday into the custody of his father.Read more »
COCONUT CREEK, Fla. (AP) 04/24 — The Latest on the commission investigating the Florida high school massacre (all times local): 1:45 p.m.
A father whose daughter died in the Florida high school massacre said an investigative commission will discover the deaths could have been avoided it weren’t for egregious errors made by law enforcement and school officials.
By MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) 04/25 — Attorneys for a prisoner sentenced to death for killing a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother in a gang-related shooting at a 9th birthday party in Fort Worth have asked the U.S.
By DAN ELLIOTT, SHEILA BURKE and JONATHAN MATTISE, Associated Press SALIDA, Colorado (AP) 04/25 — The co-owner of a Colorado crane company where the suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a Nashville restaurant once worked said she had urged federal officials to keep him in custody after he was arrested at the White House last year.
By CHARMAINE NORONHA and DAVID CRARY, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 04/25 — A chilling Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk has raised the possibility the suspect in the attack nursed grudges against women and it is bringing back memories of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada’s most traumatic acts of violence.