Sandy Hook victims’ families to argue case in Connecticut Supreme Court

By Tina Bellon HARTFORD, Conn., Nov 14 : Connecticut’s highest court is set to hear arguments on Tuesday in a closely watched case brought by the families of the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting against the maker of the assault rifle used by the killer. The families of nine of the […]

Air Force error let Texas gunman buy weapons for church massacre

By Jon Herskovitz and Lisa Maria Garcia SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas, Nov 7 : The gunman who shot 26 worshipers to death and wounded 20 others at a Texas church was embroiled in a domestic dispute with his in-laws and had been sending threatening messages to his wife’s mother before the massacre, officials said Monday. The […]

Colorado man charged with murder in suburban Denver Walmart shooting

By Keith Coffman BRIGHTON, Colo., Nov 7 : A Colorado man who prosecutors say walked into a Walmart store in a Denver suburb and opened fire seemingly at random, killing three people, was charged on Monday with multiple counts of murder and attempted murder. Scott Ostrem, 47, was told during a brief hearing in Adams […]

Gunman opens fire at Texas church, killing at least 20

By Lisa Maria Garza SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas, Nov 6 : A gunman entered a small church in southeast Texas and opened fire, killing at least 20 worshipers and wounding many others in the latest mass shooting to plague the United States, according to authorities and media reports. The shooting occurred at the First Baptist Church […]

Many reported dead after gunman opens fire at Texas church

By Lisa Maria Garza SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas, Nov 5 : A gunman entered a church in a small town in southeast Texas on Sunday and began firing, resulting in many fatalities and injuries, a county commissioner told Reuters. The gunman was killed several miles from the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, about 40 miles […]

Woman narrowly escaped deadly shooting near University of Utah

By Alex Dobuzinskis Undated, Nov 2 : A woman narrowly escaped from a 24-year-old drifter suspected of shooting and killing a University of Utah student from China during an attempted carjacking, police said on Wednesday. The shooting late on Monday near the Salt Lake City campus triggered an order for students to shelter in place […]