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Derrick Bird: UK Taxi Driver, Kills 12, Wounds 25 In Shooting Spree

AP | SCOTT HEPPELL and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEASCALE, England — A taxi driver drove his vehicle on a shooting spree across a tranquil stretch of northwest England on Wednesday, methodicall...

Does the Media Help Pull the Trigger in Mass Shootings?

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Johann Hari

Following violence committed by mentally ill persons, psychologists always warn that if we are not very careful in our reporting, we will spur copycat attacks by more mentally ill people. Why do we ignore their warnings?

Derrick Bird Killing Spree: UK Cabbie Shot Twin Brother, Aimed For Faces

AP | BEN McCONVILLE and JENNIFER QUINN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WHITEHAVEN, England — Derrick Bird killed his twin brother and the family lawyer, then traveled the roads he had worked as a taxi driver, shooti...

Columbine and the Whitehaven, England Shootings

Jeff Kass | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jeff Kass

Small towns and suburbs. Those were some of the first thoughts that came to mind in searching for answers to the incredibly terrifying Whitehaven, England shootings Wednesday.