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Oregon Mall Shooting

Another Tragedy and Another College-aged Shooter

Ross Szabo | Posted 02.17.2013 | College
Ross Szabo

There have been wide scale efforts to educate students and families on other public health crises. It is now time to create effective programs to help young people and everyone involved in their lives learn about mental health.

Lives and Innocence Lost at Sandy Hook Elementary School

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 02.14.2013 | Crime
Bryan Cain-Jackson

Never like yesterday, were we able to say that we were afraid of going to school for fear of being shot and killed. To say that we live in terrifying times is a grotesque understatement.

Oregon Mall Shooter's Broken Foot Dashed Military Hopes

AP | STEVEN DUBOIS AND RACHEL LA CORTE | Posted 12.14.2012 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. -- His mother died before he was 3 years old, and he was estranged from the aunt who raised him. His dream of becoming a Marine was das...

A Tribute to Steve Forsyth

Erin Donley | Posted 02.12.2013 | Impact
Erin Donley

My former boss, Steve Forsyth, was killed at the mall shooting yesterday in Portland. When I saw this on the news, it was impossible to believe. Steve was larger than life... invincible, in a way, to those who knew him.

Oregon Mourns Loss Of Youth Coach, Nurse In Mall Shooting

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.13.2012 | Impact

Oregon is mourning the loss of a hospice nurse and a youth coach who were both killed in a shooting at a mall outside of Portland on Tuesday. It re...

Mall Shooter 'Was Never The Violent Type'

AP | RACHEL LA CORTE and STEVEN DUBOIS | Posted 02.12.2013 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. — Before police say Jacob Tyler Roberts walked into a mall wearing a hockey-style mask, firing gunshots that killed two people an...

John Rudolf

Portland Mall Shooter Could Have Killed Many More, Police Say

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 12.14.2012 | Crime

A man who killed two and injured one on Tuesday in a Portland, Ore., mall packed with holiday shoppers might have taken many more lives, authorities s...

David Lohr

Friend Speculates That Suspected Mall Shooter Wanted 'Suicide By Cop' (EXCLUSIVE)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.13.2012 | Crime

Jacob Roberts, who police said is responsible for a fatal shooting spree at an Oregon mall, may have been set off by a recent break-up with a girlfrie...

David Lohr

Clackamas Town Center Shooter Identified

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.12.2012 | Crime

Police have identified Jacob Tyler Roberts as the gunman who fatally shot two people at a crowded Oregon mall Tuesday before killing himself minutes l...

David Lohr

Mall Shooting Witness Describes Chaotic Scene

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.12.2012 | Crime

The shooting Tuesday at the Clackamas Town Center in Oregon was over almost as quickly as it began. The horror of the shooting, however, won't go away...

'A Killing Of Total Strangers'

AP | RACHEL LA CORTE and STEVEN DUBOIS | Posted 02.11.2013 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. — Gunfire rang out in the mall food court, instantly transforming a casual afternoon of holiday shopping into a nightmare. The sh...

BREAKING: Mall Shooting In Portland

AP | By STEVEN DUBOIS and JONATHAN J. COOPER | Posted 02.10.2013 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. -- A masked gunman wearing camouflage opened fire Tuesday in a busy Portland mall, leaving the gunman and two others dead and forcing t...