Florida shooting

Police: 2 dead, over 20 injured in banquet hall shooting in South Florida

The banquet hall had been rented out for a concert. Three people got out of an SUV and opened fire on the crowd outside, police director said.

published on : 30th May 2021

Shame on you: Student survivor of Florida shooting tells Donald Trump at anti-gun rally

Trump himself suggested the root cause of mass shootings was a crisis of mental health -- making no mention of gun control.

published on : 18th February 2018

Florida shooting suspect was in school rifle team that got National Rifle Association grant

Nikolas Cruz was a part of a multimillion-dollar effort by the gun group to support youth shooting clubs and other programs.

published on : 17th February 2018

Anger bubbles over at funerals for Florida shooting victims

At funerals and in the streets of Parkland, a suburb on the edge of the Everglades, anger bubbled over at the senselessness of the shooting and at the widespread availability of guns.

published on : 17th February 2018

President Donald Trump cites mental health in shooting, no mention of guns

While Trump has offered sober responses to some tragedies since he took office, he has also drawn criticism for more inflammatory reactions to acts of violence.

published on : 15th February 2018

Here are some of the deadliest mass shootings in the modern United States

A 19-year-old man who was expelled from high school for disciplinary reasons returned to the building in Parkland, Florida and opened fire on February 14, 2018, killing at least 17 people.

published on : 15th February 2018

Florida school shooting: Suspect Nikolas Cruz's online posts very disturbing

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said Wednesday the 19-year-old suspect, Nikolas Cruz, had been expelled from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for unspecified disciplinary reasons.

published on : 15th February 2018

Florida, the 'Gunshine State' often devastated by firearms

The state, home to 21 million people, has handed out more gun permits than any other state -- around 1.9 million as of January, according to official statistics. 

published on : 15th February 2018