Mom of slain Florida teen warned son ahead of nightclub shootings

2016-07-26 14:25

With the Orlando massacre still fresh on everyone's minds, the mother of a young man who was slain at a nightclub says she had warned her son about what to do if there were a shooting.

WATCH: Police shoot autistic man's caretaker as he surrenders

2016-07-21 11:53

Authorities say a Florida police officer has shot and wounded an autistic man's caretaker, following reports of a man threatening to shoot himself.

Shots fired at US officers, narrowly missing them

2016-07-20 12:45

Police say shots have been fired at two New York Police Department officers, narrowly missing them.

Nightclub gunman repeatedly taunted for being Muslim

2016-07-19 12:32

Records show that the gunman who opened fire at a gay Florida nightclub last month had complained he was repeatedly taunted for being Muslim in his job as a security guard at a Florida courthouse.

Mourners gather for funeral of black man killed by police

2016-07-15 16:03

Family and friends of Alton Sterling, a black man shot and killed in an encounter with two white police officers in Louisiana, will gather for his funeral to pay their last respects.

Obama on Dallas shooting: A wake-up call for America?

2016-07-13 14:03

US president attending Dallas memorial calls for Americans to have serious discussions about race relations.

Black doctor's conflict: Saving officers, distrusting police

2016-07-12 20:38

A trauma surgeon at Parkland Memorial Hospital who is black says he understands the 'anger and frustration and distrust of law enforcement.'

Dallas shooting survivor describes attempts to save fellow officers

2016-07-11 11:29

As his fellow officers lay shot on a Dallas street, Jorge Barrientos desperately tried to help, at one point using the plastic wrap from a box of cigarettes to stop a colleague's lung from collapsing.

Suspect's friends, family shocked by Tennessee shooting

2016-07-09 12:29

Friends and family of a black Army veteran accused of shooting at passing cars and police on a Tennessee highway are struggling to accept that he became violent in response to police killings of African-Americans

Police shootings of black men stir fears, anger among blacks

2016-07-09 07:43

Two recent high-profile police shootings of black men and others in two years have some African-Americans wondering if the nation has changed at all.


Fatal mass shooting at Florida nightclub

2016-07-25 10:47

At least two people are dead following a Florida nightclub shooting where a 'teen night' was being held, according to reports.

Teen girl shoots couple who let her off for shoplifting

2016-07-21 07:05

US police say a 13-year-old girl shot and critically wounded a couple who had let her go with a warning earlier that day after catching her and a friend trying to steal from their beauty shop.

Police across US patrolling in pairs

2016-07-19 22:58

Police departments across the country are ordering officers to team up in pairs after ambush attacks left eight officers dead in Texas and Louisiana.

Slain officer's touching Facebook message days before death

2016-07-18 07:13

Just days before he was shot and killed, a police officer posted an emotional Facebook message saying he was "physically and emotionally" tired and expressing how difficult it was to be both a police officer and a black man.

Man dead after exchanging gunfire with police

2016-07-15 13:15

Baltimore police officers responding to the sound of gunshots near an apartment building have fatally shot a man who fired at them with an "AR-15-style" gun

Three held in US gun plot against police

2016-07-13 10:05

Authorities in Louisiana - already rocked by the deadly police shooting of an African American man - say they have arrested three black youths for stealing guns they planned to use to kill officers.

Dallas police defend use of robot to stop shooting suspect

2016-07-12 19:08

Dallas Police Chief David Brown defended the decision to use a remote-controlled robot to deliver the bomb that killed the Dallas gunman, identified as Micah Johnson, after a shoot-out.

Louisiana man's family doesn't want killing to be 'race thing'

2016-07-09 14:18

A Louisiana woman says she doesn't want the death of her son's father, a black man killed by white police officers, to "be a race thing."

Dallas suspect amassed personal arsenal at home

2016-07-09 08:32

Authorities say an Army veteran killed by Dallas police after he killed five officers amassed a personal arsenal at his suburban home, including bomb-making materials, bulletproof vests and rifles.

Dallas police shooting: what we know so far

2016-07-08 21:31

Five police officers were killed and seven others wounded in a sniper-style attack in Dallas during a protest against police brutality. Here is what we know so far.

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