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Shooting Spree

Over $300K Raised For Cassidy Stay, Who Lost Parents, 4 Siblings In Brutal Houston Shootings

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 07.15.2014 | Impact

After her mother, father and four siblings were brutally killed July 9, an outpouring of public support for Cassidy Stay is keeping a smile on the bra...

Mojave Desert Shooting Spree Ends With Dead Suspect

AP | Posted 10.25.2013 | Crime

RIDGECREST, Calif. -- RIDGECREST, Calif. (AP) — A homicide suspect was killed by police on a Mojave Desert highway early Friday after a lengthy purs...

Dallas Shooting Spree Leaves 4 Dead

AP | URIEL J. GARCIA and JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 10.07.2013 | Crime

DESOTO, Texas — A former teacher and Dallas Mavericks hip-hop dancer was charged with capital murder Thursday after police said he attacked the ...

Powerless to Protect

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 08.08.2013 | Crime
Robert D. Stolorow

Yesterday morning, shortly before noon, my wife Julia dropped off our daughter Emily at Santa Monica College to take her final exam in English. A few ...

Texas Shooting Spree Leaves 2 Dead, 5 Wounded

Reuters | Posted 05.27.2013 | Crime

May 26 (Reuters) - A gunman randomly firing from his pickup truck killed one person and wounded five, including the sheriff of Concho County, Texas, o...

Shooting Spree Suspect Killed Man In Front Of Horrified Witnesses

AP | GILLIAN FLACCUS | Posted 04.22.2013 | Crime

TUSTIN, Calif. — The first of three people killed in a gunman's rampage was identified Wednesday as a 20-year-old woman but police did not know ...

America: Armed and Dangerous

Dave Helfert | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Dave Helfert

These questions provoke an equally loud and strident defense from folks who believe their basic right to own guns is under attack. They've been told for decades by organizations like the National Rifle Association that they need guns -- lots of guns -- to protect themselves and their families.

Ron Dicker

Mass Killings Still Increasing

HuffingtonPost.com | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

Mass killings, such as Friday's shooting in Newtown, Conn., have shocked the nation, but criminologists say to expect more. Shooting sprees are on...

Theater Stocks Down After Shooting

AP | Posted 09.19.2012 | Business

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shares of several movie theater chain owners fell Friday after a gunman killed 12 and injured at least 50 others during the midni...

David Lohr

What We Know About James Holmes (UPDATED)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.20.2012 | Crime

UPDATE 1:30 p.m. -- The Poway Unified School District has issued a statement, confirming reports that James Holmes was a graduate of Westview High S...

Armed Citizens Don't Shoot Back

Max Fraad Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Fraad Wolff

In case after case our loose gun ownership and possession laws do not produce armed citizens defending themselves and others. So many of us have guns and we are all vulnerable.

Eight People Shot On Same Boston Block Since Thursday

Boston.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Five men were shot and sustained injuries not believed to be life-threatening on Washington Street in Jamaica Plain about 4:30 today, said Boston Poli...

Female Corrections Officer Arrested In Long Island Shooting Spree

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP)-- Three people were shot, two of them fatally, during a shooting spree early Wednesday morning, and a corrections officer related...

Rampage Nation: The Press No Longer Cares About Epic Gun Violence

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

The press now covers shooting sprees the way it covers killer tornadoes: They're one-day stories, they're acts of nature, and all people can do is try to stay out of the way.