Student arrested for threatening university massacre

2015-10-13 11:00

Police in the US state of Georgia arrested a female university student who threatened to open fire on classmates, authorities say, as the country deals with a spate of campus shootings.

Police on scene of shooting at campus in Georgia

2015-08-28 05:22

Police have been called to the scene of a shooting on the campus of Savannah State University in Georgia, an emergency dispatch supervisor says.

Pokemon World Championships receive violent threats

2015-08-24 13:08

Two Iowa men suspected of making violent social media threats to people attending the Pokemon World Championships in Boston have been arrested on gun charges.

'How to carry a baby and a GUN' classes?

2015-03-05 12:44

‘Babywearing and carrying’ class teaches new moms how to 'safely' pack a pistol.

Video shows moments before girl accidentally shoots instructor

Video released by the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona shows a 9-year-old girl firing an Uzi submachine gun next to her instructor before she lost control of it.

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Girl accidentally shoots gun instructor with Uzi

2014-08-27 08:15

A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities say.

Vegas cop killers 'had pro-gun militia links'

2014-06-10 14:10

A gun-toting couple possibly linked to anti-government militias killed two US cops execution-style and left a swastika on the bodies, in America's latest shooting rampage, police say.

Gun goes off in China school during safety talk

2014-05-29 14:04

A handgun went off during a police safety talk at a kindergarten in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou, injuring four adults and one child, police say.

Man charged with shooting gets death threats

2014-04-30 10:29

A man charged in shooting a 17-year-old exchange student is afraid to leave home after getting death threats, and has reignited the debate over a Montana self-defence law.

Forget “Boys’ Toys”, Gun Ownership is a Women’s Issue

2014-04-01 09:57

Can anyone ever really be trusted with a gun?


Georgia campus locked down

2015-08-28 06:12

The campus of Savannah State University in Georgia,has been locked down but no details of the incident were immediately available.

Self-defence the top reason for gun licence renewals

2015-08-24 14:00

Half of all gun licences renewed by South Africans in the last 14 years have been for the purpose of self-defence, according to the Central Firearms Registry.

Firearm legislation: The politics of gun control in South Africa

National Firearms Summit held in parliament last week brought to light the points of contention and agreement when it comes to the firearm legislation in South Africa.

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Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated

2014-09-03 10:00

An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi says the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.

Shooting by 9-year-old girl stirs gun debate

2014-08-28 09:02

The accidental shooting death of a firing instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has intensified a debate over youngsters and guns.

14 killed, dozens hurt in Chicago shootings

2014-07-08 10:15

Extra police officers on Chicago's streets were not enough to quell a long weekend of violence that ended with 14 people shot to death and dozens more injured.

Gunman kills 1, wounds 3 at US Christian college

2014-06-06 08:11

A man armed with a shotgun has opened fire at a small Christian college in Seattle, killing one person and wounding three others before he was subdued by a group of students and arrested.

US fast-food chain: leave guns at home

2014-05-21 10:17

Popular US fast-food chain Chipotle took an unusual stand for a burrito restaurant, asking customers to leave their guns at home after some showed up carrying assault rifles over the weekend.

18 countries ratify UN Arms Trade Treaty

2014-04-03 08:07

Eighteen countries, including five of the world's leading arms exporters, have ratified a landmark treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade.

Who would you trust to own a gun?

2014-03-28 12:46

If you don't know how or when to use a gun, you have no business owning one.

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