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.

Investigation ongoing into fatal police shooting of boy

2016-09-16 10:27

The fatal police shooting of a 13-year-old Columbus boy who officers said pulled a BB gun from his waistband will be investigated thoroughly to determine if charges are warranted.

6 shot, 1 fatally, after US peace rally

2016-09-12 09:08

Police in Alabama say six people were shot, one fatally, after a peace rally at a public housing community.


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.

Boy fatally shot by police after pulling out BB gun

2016-09-15 09:52

Police in Ohio responding to a report of an armed robbery shot and killed a 13-year-old boy who they say pulled a gun from his waistband that was later determined to be a BB gun.

Orlando nightclub dead felled by 200 bullets

2016-08-09 12:10

The 49 people who were killed in June in the Orlando gay nightclub massacre were struck by 200 bullets, a report by the Orange County coroners' office says.

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