Dec 5, 2016

Gunman enters Washington restaurant hit by fake news reports

A man who said he was investigating a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a pizza place fired an assault rifle inside the Washington, D.C., restaurant on Sunday injuring no one, police and news reports said. Metropolitan Police ...

Nov 21, 2016

Four police officers shot in U.S. cities

One policeman was shot dead and three others shot and wounded in four U.S. cities Sunday, coinciding with an epidemic of racially tinged gun violence involving law enforcement. Police were shot in San Antonio, Texas, Sanibel, Florida, and in the Missouri cities of St. ...

Nov 20, 2016

Chicago congressman's grandson fatally shot over shoes

A dispute over shoes led to the fatal shooting of the grandson of Illinois U.S. Rep. Danny Davis, Chicago police said Saturday. At least two attackers went to the home of 15-year-old Javon Wilson in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago on Friday night and ...

Nov 16, 2016

2-year-old shoots 1-year-old in Louisiana

Baton Rouge police say a 2-year-old shot a 1-year-old sibling in the face inside a parked car in north Baton Rouge, leaving the infant in serious condition. Police spokesman Sgt. L’Jean McKneely says the shooting was called in to EMS at 7:23 p.m. and ...

Gunman kills three at mall near Seattle, flees

Sep 24, 2016

Gunman kills three at mall near Seattle, flees

A gunman opened fire in a crowded mall north of Seattle, killing three people and critically wounding another before fleeing Friday night, authorities said. Washington State Patrol spokesman Sgt. Mark Francis said police were searching for a Hispanic man wearing black and armed with ...

Aug 15, 2016

Police say reports of shots fired at JFK airport unfounded

Reports of shots fired at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday night led to evacuations, grounded flights and some frightening moments for fliers before the reports were later determined to be unfounded. “At this time, no firearm, rounds or shell casings or ...