WATCH: US police officer shoots black teen 16 times

2015-11-25 08:13

Racial tensions have soared as a police officer was charged with murdering a black teen and as officials release a graphic video of the shooting.

Shots fired at Tennessee college

2015-10-23 09:08

Three people have been shot and wounded on the campus of Tennessee State University in Nashville, city officials said.

13-year-old US boy accused in fatal shooting of girl, 12

2015-10-10 09:48

A 13-year-old boy appears to have deliberately shot and killed a 12-year-old girl outside a home in rural Missouri with a gun that came from the house, police say.

Oregon killer's mom encouraged his fascination with guns

2015-10-07 09:10

The mother of the man behind the mass killing in Oregon knew of her son's fascination with guns and appears to have encouraged it, according to online postings.

US boy shoots his 8-year-old neighbour over her puppy

2015-10-06 07:19

A simple childish fight over a puppy has led an 11-year-old boy to shoot and kill his 8-year-old neighbour in the US state of Tennessee.

WATCH: Obama slams 'routine' after US mass shooting

US President Barack Obama slammed the 'routine' the happens in America after a mass shooting before using the incident as evidence that stricter gun laws were the only way to stop a series of mass shootings. Watch.

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Oregon shooter asked people about their religion before he gunned them down

2015-10-02 07:52

A student at the Oregon community college where a mass shooting occurred says the gunman shot her teacher and asked others in her classroom about their religion before spraying more bullets.

On-air shooting survivor makes 1st public comments

2015-09-16 07:36

The woman who survived an on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists in Virginia has spoken for the first time and says the gunman never said a word.

Man charged with murder in ambush of Houston officer

2015-08-30 08:10

Texas prosecutors have charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what officials described as a 'senseless and cowardly act'.

Husband relieved wife is alive after TV shooting

2015-08-28 09:17

The husband of on-air shooting survivor Vicki Gardner says his wife lost a kidney and part of her colon, and faces three months of convalescence.


Several shot in New Orleans during party after parade

2015-11-23 07:43

New Orleans police say at least 10 people, and probably more have been wounded in an apparent shootout at a park in New Orleans' 9th Ward.

6-year-old boy shoots 3-year-old brother while playing cops and robbers

2015-10-19 07:13

A 6-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his 3-year-old brother while playing 'cops and robbers' with a gun their father told investigators he had obtained illegally from a gang member, Chicago police say.

Gunman opens fire at Northern Arizona University

2015-10-09 13:10

Officials say one person is dead and three others are wounded following an early morning shooting at Northern Arizona University

Obama to visit relatives of Oregon shooting victims

2015-10-06 08:25

President Barack Obama will travel to Oregon to meet with relatives of the victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting, a White House official has told AFP.

Oregon gunman's dad shocked as anyone after mass killings

2015-10-02 10:14

The father of a man who officials have identified as the shooter who opened fire at an Oregon community college says he's as shocked as anybody at the deaths of 10 people including his son.

Oregon gunman identified as Chris Harper Mercer

2015-10-02 08:27

A government official says the man who opened fire at an Oregon community college was 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer.

Obama: US gun laws responsible for mass shootings

2015-10-02 06:01

US President Barack Obama has blamed pro-gun lobbies for the latest gun massacre in which 10 people died, calling for "common-sense" gun control laws.

Service pays tribute to slain US TV journalists

2015-08-31 06:33

An interfaith service has been held in Roanoke, Virginia, to remember the two television journalists who were shot and killed live on air while working last week.

Survivor recounts on-air TV shooting

2015-08-29 11:34

The woman who survived the on-air shooting that killed two TV journalists says she never saw the gunman walk up because the camera's bright light blinded her.

Georgia university lifts lockdown after shooting

2015-08-28 07:37

Reports of gunfire at Savannah State University in Georgia has forced school officials to place the campus on lockdown for several hours as police secured the area, university officials say.

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