ARTICLES RELATING TO US SHOOTING

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.

Man kills 2 in shooting, stabbing in Louisiana

2015-08-27 10:12

A man has shot and killed a police officer in Louisiana and stabbed three women, one of them fatally, local media report.

Family is 'numb' after reporter's death

2015-08-27 08:36

The father of the television reporter who was killed on air says the family is 'numb'.

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2 US television journalists gunned down live on air

2015-08-26 15:05

Two television journalists were shot and killed in Virginia while conducting a live television interview, their station, WDBJ7 says.

US woman texted plea for help before 8-member family shot

2015-08-11 13:14

A Houston woman being held captive by a man she had once been in a relationship with sent a text to her mother saying she was being threatened with a gun and pleading for help before the man fatally shot her, six children and her husband.

Ferguson cop who killed black teen speaks out

2015-08-04 13:58

The white former Ferguson police officer who shot dead an 18-year-old unarmed black teenager has given his first published comments since the controversial shooting that reignited a discussion about race in America.

Louisiana cinema shooting: Victims were teachers

2015-07-24 08:32

A lone gunman opened fire inside a crowded movie theater in Lafayette, Louisiana, killing two people and injuring seven others before taking his own life, police say. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal says that two of the wounded victims were teachers.

 

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.

On-air killings gripped millions in social media storm

2015-08-27 11:14

The fatal shooting of a reporter and cameraman that unfolded on live TV had thousands of viewers watching in horror. Within hours, the carefully scripted carnage carried out by a disgruntled former colleague spread to millions of viewers gripped by what had transformed into a social media storm.

Racism, revenge haunted TV shooter

2015-08-27 09:58

Vester Flanagan, who killed two journalists and appeared to have filmed the murders, drew a troubled portrait of himself in tweets after their deaths and a rambling 23-page manifesto sent to ABC news.

Obama: TV shooting heartbreaking

2015-08-27 07:42

President Barack Obama says the fatal on-air shooting of two Virginia TV station employees is heartbreaking.

2 US journalists killed in shooting attack during live interview

2015-08-26 15:23

Two US journalists have been killed in a shooting attack while filming a live interview near the town of Moneta, Virginia, their broadcaster WDBJ7 says.

St Louis police chief defends fatal shooting by officers

2015-08-21 08:47

The St Louis police chief has unapologetically defended the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old who was killed by two white officers in a confrontation that drew protesters and unrest back to the streets.

'Mad Max' gunman was armed with pellet gun

2015-08-06 07:56

Metro Nashville police are now saying that the man who waged an attack inside a movie theater was armed with a pellet gun.

Louisiana gunman was a 'lone white male'

2015-07-24 10:11

A man sitting in a packed movie theater in Louisiana stood up and began firing into the crowd, killing two and injuring at least seven others. Police have described the shooter as a 58-year-old 'lone white male'.

3 dead in shooting near US university campus

2015-07-08 15:03

Police say four people have been shot, three fatally, near a university campus outside the US capital.

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