Guns

Showing of 1 - 20 from 91 results
Guns - Total results - 91
Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down
India

Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down

Eyewitnesses' accounts, medical reports of those injured and killed as well as initial investigations of the deadly Delhi violence have revealed another major concern for the Delhi Police, a growing availability of countrymade pistols or desi kattas and pistols in the National Capital

Maryland shooting: 3 killed at Rite Aid distribution center, lone suspect in critical condition
World

Maryland shooting: 3 killed at Rite Aid distribution center, lone suspect in critical condition

Three people were killed Thursday morning in a shooting at a Rite Aid distribution center in northeast Maryland, officials said. A law enforcement official with knowledge of the shooting stressed that the number of dead is based on preliminary information.

'Multiple victims' reported in Maryland shooting; FBI says it's an 'active shooter situation', initial reports of 5 shot, 3 dead
World

'Multiple victims' reported in Maryland shooting; FBI says it's an 'active shooter situation', initial reports of 5 shot, 3 dead

Authorities say multiple people have been shot in northeast Maryland in what the FBI is describing as an "active shooter situation."

Florida: 1 injured as police exchange fire with suspect holed up in Panama City apartment complex
World

Florida: 1 injured as police exchange fire with suspect holed up in Panama City apartment complex

Police in Panama City, Florida, were engaged in a standoff with an active shooter they believed was barricaded inside an apartment complex at a busy intersection, with multiple shots fired, a city official said. One person sustained a minor injury, Panama City spokeswoman Caitlin Lawrence said in a phone interview.

Donald Trump salutes gun owners, urges NRA members to vote Republican in crucial midterm elections
World

Donald Trump salutes gun owners, urges NRA members to vote Republican in crucial midterm elections

US President Donald Trump on Friday linked the sanctity of the Second Amendment to his party's prospects in the 2018 midterm elections, telling supporters at the National Rifle Association's annual convention that "we've got to get Republicans elected."

Nashville mall shooting: 1 killed, suspect in custody; police say ongoing dispute led to gunshots
World

Nashville mall shooting: 1 killed, suspect in custody; police say ongoing dispute led to gunshots

A gunman killed another man inside Nashville's Opry Mills Mall on Thursday and then immediately surrendered, police said. Police said in a tweet that the two men appeared to have had an ongoing dispute before one shot the other inside the mall.

Waffle House shooting suspect in custody after killing 4 in Tennessee
World

Waffle House shooting suspect in custody after killing 4 in Tennessee

More than 100 Nashville police officers had been going door-to-door and searching wooded areas, joined by dozens of agents with the FBI, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

YouTube headquarters shooting: Woman injures 3, kills self in California; Donald Trump praises first responders
World

YouTube headquarters shooting: Woman injures 3, kills self in California; Donald Trump praises first responders

A woman opened fire at YouTube's headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area Tuesday, wounding four people before she shot and killed herself and prompted panic as employees hid and tried to flee, police and witnesses said.

Shooting at YouTube California headquarters, female suspect dead
World

Shooting at YouTube California headquarters, female suspect dead

Gunshots erupted at YouTube's offices in California Tuesday, sparking a panicked escape by employees and a massive police response. A female suspect is dead, US media is reporting.

March For Our Lives: Thousands of US students take to the streets demanding action against gun violence
World

March For Our Lives: Thousands of US students take to the streets demanding action against gun violence

Summoned to action by student survivors of the Florida school shooting, hundreds of thousands of teenagers and their supporters rallied in the nation's capital and cities across America on Saturday to press for gun control in one of the biggest youth protests since the Vietnam era.

Teen wounded in Maryland school shooting dies after life support removed
World

Teen wounded in Maryland school shooting dies after life support removed

A teenage girl left brain dead after she was wounded in a school shooting in Maryland died after she was removed from life support, local officials said Friday.

Maryland high school shooter dead, 2 wounded; cops say gunman shot girlfriend
World

Maryland high school shooter dead, 2 wounded; cops say gunman shot girlfriend

St. Mary's County Sheriff Tim Cameron said the assailant, identified as Austin Rollins, died of a gunshot wound after a school security officer "engaged" with him at Great Mills High School in southern Maryland.

'Enough is enough': US students stage walkouts against guns
World

'Enough is enough': US students stage walkouts against guns

Braving snow in New England and threats of school discipline in places like Georgia and Ohio, they carried signs, chanted slogans against the National Rifle Association and bowed their heads in memory of the 17 dead in the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

Florida governor Rick Scott signs gun restrictions three weeks after Parkland high school attack; NRA files lawsuit to block law
World

Florida governor Rick Scott signs gun restrictions three weeks after Parkland high school attack; NRA files lawsuit to block law

Florida governor Rick Scott signed a far-reaching school-safety bill Friday that places new restrictions on guns, cementing his state's break with the National Rifle Association and decades of Republican thinking on gun control in the aftermath of the Parkland high school attack

Gunman holed up at California veterans home with 3 hostages
World

Gunman holed up at California veterans home with 3 hostages

Officials said the hostages' conditions were not known because they had not contacted the gunman after several hours. They know who he is but didn't reveal his identity or know the motive for the attack at the state-run Veterans Home of California-Yountville, in one of Napa Valley's most upscale towns in the heart of wine country.

Gunman takes 3 hostages at largest US veterans home in California
World

Gunman takes 3 hostages at largest US veterans home in California

Authorities said they could not immediately say if anyone was injured. Police evacuated the property of the Veterans Home of California after reports of a man with a gun at the facility in the small town of Yountville in Napa Valley, the heart of Northern California wine country.

Two killed in shooting at Central Michigan University dorm, suspect on the loose
World

Two killed in shooting at Central Michigan University dorm, suspect on the loose

Police in camouflage uniforms searched house-to-house near the campus of Central Michigan University on Friday for a student suspected of fatally shooting two people at a dormitory and then fleeing into the neighborhood.

Walmart leads corporate rift with US gun lobby, won't sell guns to anyone under 21
World

Walmart leads corporate rift with US gun lobby, won't sell guns to anyone under 21

Kroger will no longer sell guns to anyone under 21 at the stores it owns, becoming the third major retailer this week to put restrictions in place that are stronger than federal laws. The moves by Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart — and retribution on Delta by lawmakers — emphasizes the pressure companies are facing to take a stand.

Donald Trump says he'd have run into Parkland school, 'even if he didn't have a weapon', week after shootout killed 17
World

Donald Trump says he'd have run into Parkland school, 'even if he didn't have a weapon', week after shootout killed 17

Donald Trump, who's been highly critical of the law enforcement response to the Florida school shootings, says he would have rushed in, unarmed, if he'd been there.

Trump wants to arm teachers for safer schools, educators say it's a 'horrible' idea
World

Trump wants to arm teachers for safer schools, educators say it's a 'horrible' idea

Trump said during a listening session Wednesday with parents and survivors of school shootings that a teacher adept at firearms "could very well end the attack very quickly." He followed that up with a tweet Thursday that "highly trained teachers would act as a deterrent to the cowards that do this" and later suggested they receive bonuses for the added responsibility.