Mathias Döpfner: These are not wake-up calls. These are signs of the systemic failure of Germany’s open society.

2019-10-14 16:56

Germany must take action to combat the increasing instances of anti-Semitic attacks and protect its open society.

Bangladesh pushes for shooting in Commonwealth Games

2019-09-19 12:32

Bangladesh joined India in appealing to the British government to intervene to have shooting included in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Two injured, arrested after shooting in Manenberg

2019-08-19 21:30

Two people were arrested after they were shot when a fight broke out between alleged gangsters in Manenberg, Cape Town.

Shooting at Norway Mosque will be investigated as possible act of terrorism, police say

2019-08-11 21:16

Police said they were investigating the gunman, a young, white male carrying several guns, who had expressed far-right, anti-immigrant views online.

People across the US are on edge after shootings in El Paso and Dayton, with loud noises in public areas sparking mass panic

2019-08-08 12:06

This weekend's mass shootings killed 31 people and injured dozens of others, prompting fear over when and where the next massacre would occur.

The Trump campaign's Facebook ads promoting ‘invasion’ rhetoric are similar to what the El Paso shooting suspect wrote

2019-08-07 12:37

President Donald Trump's campaign has run hundreds of Facebook ads using the word "invasion" when referring to immigration over the past year.

The bizarre life of 8chan owner Jim Watkins, the middle-age veteran who decamped to the Philippines and runs a pig farm

2019-08-06 20:29

The online forum 8chan is down as of Monday, but the site's owner has several other sites still live.

'I don't think I deserved to live like some of those children deserved to die': Survivor of El Paso shooting tried to distract gunman by throwing bottles at him

2019-08-06 08:41

In an attempt to distract the Walmart shooter, Christopher Grant risked his life and threw bottles at him, drawing gunfire toward his direction.

Gunmen in attacks in the US and New Zealand were tied to racist manifestos on the same website. The founder says the online community would likely be responsible for future tragedies.

2019-08-05 12:25

The founder of fringe message board site 8chan previously predicted the site would play a role in a future hate-based mass attack.

Off-duty US soldier describes how he scooped up children and carried them to safety during the El Paso shooting

2019-08-04 08:19

American army specialist Glendon Oakley said he was inside the Cielo Vista Mall when gunfire broke out. He and another man carried children to safety.


More than 2,000 people watched a Twitch livestream of a shooting outside a German synagogue on Yom Kippur before it was taken down

2019-10-10 09:30

Two people were shot and killed in the incident, and the attack was live-streamed and recorded on a head-mounted camera on the gunman.

Five dead, 21 hurt in Texas mass shooting

2019-09-01 07:42

A gunman hijacked a US postal truck and opened fire at random in the US state of Texas, shooting dead at least five people and wounding many others before dying in a shootout with officers.

A gun range in the US advertised a 'back-to-school' firearms sale

2019-08-14 05:58

Some teachers are allowed to take guns to their schools in Texas.

Trump says kids who are afraid of going back to school because of mass shootings should 'study hard' and 'maybe be president of the United States'

2019-08-10 13:01

"They have nothing to fear, nothing to worry about," Trump told reporters on Friday, less than a week after the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton.

Trump and other politicians keep blaming violent video games for mass shootings. That just doesn’t add up.

2019-08-07 17:25

For the second time in as many years, President Trump and other politicians are pointing to violent video games following a mass shooting.

Video captures panic in Times Square after motorcycle backfiring is mistaken for gunfire

2019-08-07 11:13

A motorcycle backfire mistaken for gunfire incited a stampede Tuesday night, as fear from recent mass shootings continues to resonate throughout US.

The US is militarising its schools and day cares because its gun violence rates are comparable to failed countries and war zones

2019-08-06 12:48

The US ranks in the 20 countries with the highest rate of gun-related deaths per 100,000 citizens, joining El Salvador and Afghanistan.

Twitter, Facebook stocks fall on shooting regulations

2019-08-05 22:01

Twitter is on track for its biggest one-day drop since February and Facebook's plunge from this year's high accelerated as investors weighed the prospect of government oversight following the shootings over the weekend.

Nine killed in Ohio shooting, shooter dead: police

2019-08-04 10:49

Nine people were killed in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, police said early on Sunday.

India threatens Commonwealth Games boycott

2019-07-28 17:38

The Commonwealth Games Federation pledged to hold talks with India after its Olympic body threatened a boycott of the 2022 event in Birmingham.

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