School shooting

US football game shooting: Alleged gunman, four others charged

The shooting at a packed Friday night playoff game between the Camden Panthers and the Pleasantville Greyhounds, sent fans and players frantically running for safety.

published on : 16th November 2019

US school shooting: Police baffled over gunman's motive

Nathaniel Berhow remained in a critical condition a day after shooting himself in the head at the end of a 16th birthday rampage that left two fellow students dead.

published on : 16th November 2019

Two dead, three injured in a school shooting in Russia

A student killed a fellow student and wounded three more in a shooting Thursday at a college in Russia before taking his own life.

published on : 14th November 2019

'Knew it would be hard': Pakistani family visits Texas school where exchange student was shot dead

Sabika's parents are part of a group of family members of shooting victims who sued the accused shooter's parents, claiming they had been negligent in entrusting him with guns.

published on : 12th July 2019

The relentless cycle of school shootings in the United States: A timeline

There is roughly one school shooting a week in the United States, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, an organization that is pushing to limit the proliferation of firearms in the country.

published on : 19th May 2018

Shooting at Florida high school leaves one student wounded

A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks against classroom doors to make barricades.

published on : 21st April 2018

US school shootings rise rapidly in two decades: Study

Mass shootings at US schools are rising rapidly, killing more people in the last 18 years than in the entire 20th century.

published on : 20th April 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

US President Donald Trump visits Florida hospital to pay respects after shooting

The first couple visited Broward Health North Hospital, where a White House official said they would thank medical staff "for their life-saving assistance."

published on : 17th February 2018

FBI warned about Florida school shooter but failed to act

A 36-year-old YouTuber from Mississippi noticed in September an alarming comment on his video and had informed FBI about it.

published on : 16th February 2018

White supremacist-linked teenager confesses to Florida high school shooting

Expelled from school for disciplinary reasons, Cruz was known to be fixated on firearms -- and had reportedly been identified as a potential threat to his classmates.

published on : 16th February 2018

Florida shooter: A troubled loner with white supremacist ties

A mugshot of Cruz, released after his arrest, depicts a young man seemingly little different from any other 19-year-old -- cleanly-cut chestnut hair, hazel eyes, his face speckled with freckles.

published on : 16th February 2018

Florida high school shooting suspect belonged to white nationalist group

the leader of a white nationalist militia called the Republic of Florida said Cruz was a member of his group and participated in exercises in Tallahassee.

published on : 16th February 2018

Florida school shooting blamed on mental illness, not guns

In a national address from the White House, Trump said he wants America's children to know, "you are never alone, and you never will be."

published on : 16th February 2018

President Donald Trump to visit scene of Florida school shooting

In his address, the US leader avoided all mention of firearms, or the politically fraught issue of gun control, vowing instead to "tackle the difficult issue of mental health."

published on : 15th February 2018
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