Man arrested for California shooting spree spoke of race 'battle'

2017-04-19 06:28

A man arrested for a shooting spree in the central California city of Fresno in which three white men were killed saw himself as part of an ongoing race war, according to family and police.

Teacher, boy die when husband opens fire in US school

2017-04-11 07:22

A man walked into his wife's elementary school classroom in San Bernardino and opened fire without saying a word, killing her and an 8-year-old student.

House to take crack at repealing Obama-era regulations

2017-01-28 18:51

House Republicans are on track to overturn a handful of rules finalised in President Barack Obama's final months in office.

Suspect in custody over fatal shooting of two Iowa police officers

2016-11-02 23:00

Police have apprehended a 46-year-old white male in the shooting death of two police officers who were "ambushed" in separate attacks in the US state of Iowa.

Experts: Brain injury could explain shooting victim's acts

2016-10-05 08:30

Less than a year after a devastating motorcycle wreck that friends say left him muddled and struggling, Keith Lamont Scott was shot to death by Charlotte police officers who said he refused to drop a gun.

Three injured in US school shooting after teen gunman kills father

2016-09-29 06:55

A teenage gunman, who injured three people at a South Carolina primary school before being arrested, carried out the attack after killing his father, local officials said.

Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes

2016-09-26 20:51

The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had had a string of run-ins with the law

What you should know about the deadly Washington mall shootings

2016-09-26 09:48

Detectives investigating Washington state's mall shooting searched an apartment where 20-year-old Arcan Cetin lived in Oak Harbor, Washington.

Charlotte curfew ends after largely peaceful protest night

2016-09-23 19:37

A third night of protests over a fatal police shooting in Charlotte gives way to quiet streets as a curfew enacted by the city's mayor has ended.

US city under state of emergency after protests turn violent

2016-09-22 07:50

Authorities tried to quell public anger and correct what they characterised as false information as Charlotte dealt with a second night of violent protests.


9 life sentences in state case on Charleston church slayings

2017-04-11 08:09

Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof has received 9 life sentences after pleading guilty to state murder charges, leaving him to await federal execution.

Guilty plea wraps up cases against Charleston church shooter

2017-04-10 10:27

Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof is expected to plead guilty to state murder charges, leaving him to await federal execution and sparing his victims and their families the burden of a second trial.

US airport shooting suspect 'lost his mind' after tour in Iraq - family

2017-01-07 08:28

Relatives say the man police have identified as the shooter in a deadly incident at a Florida airport had a history of mental health issues.

4 shot outside US schools

2016-10-19 08:16

Four teenage students were shot in the shared parking lot of 2 San Francisco high schools, and one of the students is in critical condition, authorities said

Los Angeles man killed by police had loaded gun

2016-10-04 05:36

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says a black man was fatally shot by officers during a foot pursuit when he turned toward officers while holding a loaded semi-automatic handgun.

US black man shot dead by police near San Diego, probe underway

2016-09-28 22:36

Authorities have said a black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego in the US has been shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket, pointing it at officers and assuming a "shooting stance".

INFOGRAPHIC: America's gun violence epidemic

2016-09-26 14:40

This year alone has seen over 200 mass shootings in the US and over 10 thousand deaths coming from the barrel of a gun. Despite calls for stricter gun control, it seems like America's gun problem is only getting worse.

WATCH: US police release video of black man's fatal shooting

2016-09-25 11:25

US police have released footage of the shooting death of a black man during an encounter with officers in the state of North Carolina, after days of protests.

Third night of Charlotte protests stay largely peaceful

2016-09-23 11:18

Protesters massed on Charlotte's streets for a third night in the latest sign of mounting pressure for police to release video that could resolve wildly different accounts of the shooting of a black man.

Police investigate fatal shootings of 2 children

2016-09-19 19:19

Police in Florida are investigating the fatal shootings of two young children on both sides of the state.

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