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.

WATCH: Chicago police release bodycam video of shooting

2018-07-16 11:48

Chicago police released body camera footage of officers shooting dead a black man as he reached for his concealed handgun, hoping to quell two days of violent and peaceful protests that had branded the incident a case of police brutality.

Teen laid out deadly Texas school shooting plans in journals, officials say

2018-05-19 09:57

Officials say the Texas student charged in the shooting at Santa Fe High School described planning the attack in private journals

Special prosecutor to help in Minnesota police killing case

2016-07-30 11:33

A Minnesota prosecutor says he won't step aside for a special prosecutor in considering charges in the police killing of a black motorist, but he's adding one to his team.

Baton Rouge police killer had bizarre online persona

2016-07-18 23:09

The gunman in the killing of three Louisiana police officers considered himself a spiritual leader and revolutionary, a man willing to take action while others focused on protests.

Motive unclear for killing of 3 Baton Rouge police officers

2016-07-17 23:35

A black gunman has shot dead three police officers in Baton Rouge in the US in the latest spate of violence involving law enforcement, but the motive remains unclear.

Obama denounces Baton Rouge police shooting as 'work of cowards'

2016-07-17 21:47

President Barack Obama has condemned as "cowardly" a shooting that killed three police officers and wounded three more in the Louisiana capital of Baton Rouge.

Police killings: Suspects possibly wearing all black, army fatigues

2016-07-17 20:06

Police in Baton Rouge, where three of their colleagues have been shot dead, say two of the shooters are on the run and may be wearing all black, army fatigues.

7 police officers shot in Baton Rouge, 3 feared dead - CNN

2016-07-17 17:42

CNN has reported a Baton Rouge source as saying at least seven police officers have been shot and three are feared dead. A lone gunman is said to have carried out the attack.

Don't resort to violence - son of slain Louisiana man

2016-07-13 22:26

The 15-year-old son of a black man shot and killed by Louisiana police has spoken out for the first time, asking people not to resort to violence after Alton Sterling's death.


Suspected gunman at US food festival shot and killed - police

2019-07-29 09:52

A suspected gunman in a deadly shooting at a food festival in California has been shot and killed by officers, police say.

Teen to stand trial as adult in North Texas school shooting

2018-06-06 12:17

A 16-year-old boy accused of shooting a female classmate in their North Texas high school cafeteria will stand trial as an adult.

Some Vegas concertgoers' belongings being returned

2017-10-08 22:58

Officials in Las Vegas say they're beginning to return personal belongings to concertgoers who were in one corner of the festival grounds where 58 people were killed.

Slain US deputy to be laid to rest

2016-07-23 16:44

Friends and family are gathering in Baton Rouge to remember Brad Garafola, one of three officers shot and killed by a gunman.

Baton Rouge police killings - Marine ambushed officers

2016-07-18 16:41

Police say the former Marine, dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition, who killed thee baton Rouge police officers and wounded three more, had lead them into an ambush.

Baton Rouge gunman dead, no active shooter - police

2016-07-17 22:50

The gunman who shot dead three police officers and wounded three others in the Louisiana capital of Baton Rouge was killed and there are no suspects at large, officials say.

Baton Rouge: Specialised robot used to check for explosives near suspect's body

2016-07-17 20:27

Police in Baton Rouge, where three officers have been shot dead, are using a specialised robot to check for explosives near the body of a suspect. Two others are said to be on the run.

3 officers dead in Baton Rouge shooting

2016-07-17 18:58

Three officers are confirmed dead and three others wounded after a shooting in Baton Rouge, a sheriff's office spokesperson says.

Dallas shooter ostracised over army incident

2016-07-16 16:13

Authorities have described the Dallas sniper, Micah Johnson, as a loner, but friends and acquaintances remember him as a gregarious, even "goofy" extrovert.

1000s gather to mourn, honour 3 slain officers in Dallas

2016-07-13 19:53

Nearly a week after five officers were killed by a gunman in Dallas, memorial services for three of them have drawn thousands of mourners.

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