Mass Shooting

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June 17, 2019 - 2:02 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democrats in Virginia are trying to make the public case for greater gun restrictions ahead of a special legislative session on guns next month following a deadly mass shooting. U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security Brian Moran, Richmond Mayor...
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 Floridians and others around the world are remembering the three-year anniversary of a massacre at a gay nightclub on Latin night that left 49 people dead. ( iStock / Getty Images Plus/kdshutterman)
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June 12, 2019 - 1:41 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Floridians and others around the world are remembering the three-year anniversary of a massacre at a gay nightclub on Latin night that left 49 people dead. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a proclamation for Wednesday ordering state flags to be lowered to half-staff and asking...
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May 31, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Virginia Beach, VA _ Virginia Beach Police confirm that at least 11 people have been killed, including the alleged shooter, and 6 people injured after a fired employee opened fire at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center on Friday afternoon. Police Chief Jim Cervera said in a news conference Friday...
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May 31, 2019 - 5:16 pm
Virginia Beach, VA _ UPDATE: Virginia Beach Police have confirmed in a tweet that there are multiple injuries and a suspect in custody following a mass shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center, a sprawling government complex. Reports are that the shootings took place in a building that...
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Associated Press
March 22, 2019 - 9:21 am
by Nick Perry & Juliet Williams CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealanders observed the Muslim call to prayer Friday in reflecting on the moment one week ago when 50 worshippers at two Christchurch mosques were slain — an act that an imam told the crowd of thousands had left the country...
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March 21, 2019 - 9:26 am
By JULIET WILLIAMS and NICK PERRY Associated Press CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday announced a ban of "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines like those used in the shootings at Christchurch mosques last week...
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Associated Press
March 20, 2019 - 8:49 am
By NICK PERRY, JULIET WILLIAMS and KRISTEN GELINEA CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — A father and son who fled the civil war in Syria for "the safest country in the world" were buried before hundreds of mourners Wednesday, the first funerals for victims of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand...
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Associated Press
March 15, 2019 - 8:13 am
by Mike Corder BRUSSELS (AP) — World leaders expressed condolences and condemnation Friday following the deadly attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, while Muslim leaders said the mass shooting was evidence of a rising tide of violent anti-Islam sentiment. In a tweet, U.S...
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February 15, 2019 - 4:59 pm
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A city spokesman says four police officers were wounded in a shooting at a business in suburban Chicago. Mutliple civilians are also reportedly injured. Clayton Muhammad, the director of communications for the city of Aurora, told ABC7 that the officers are in stable condition...
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December 12, 2018 - 9:17 am
by Lori Hinnant, Sylvie Corbet & John Leicester STRASBOURG, France (AP) — A massive manhunt involving hundreds of police and soldiers was underway Wednesday for a suspected extremist who yelled "God is great!" in Arabic during a shooting spree around one of Europe's most famous Christmas...
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