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6, including cop, dead in US shooting

Six people, including a police officer and two suspected gunmen, are killed in an hours-long shootout that unfolded near a cemetery and a kosher grocery store in Jersey City, New Jersey, police say.

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

Parishioners kill man who fatally shoots 2 at US church: Police

A man pulls out a shotgun at a Texas church service and fired on worshippers, killing two people before he was shot to death by congregants who fired back, police say.

December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019

6, including cop, dead in US shooting

Six people, including a police officer and two suspected gunmen, are killed in an hours-long shootout that unfolded near a cemetery and a kosher grocery store in Jersey City, New Jersey, police say.

July 31, 2019
July 31, 2019

2 dead, 2 wounded in shooting at Walmart in Mississippi

A gunman described as a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two co-workers and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested at a Walmart store in northern Mississippi, authorities say.

October 28, 2018
October 28, 2018
USA

Gunman kills eleven in US synagogue

A gunman opened fire on Jewish worshippers at a synagogue in the US city of Pittsburgh yesterday, leaving 11 people dead according to US media, in what appeared to be one of the worst anti-Semitic attacks in American history.

September 7, 2018
September 7, 2018
USA

Four dead in Cincinnati bank shooting

A gunman opened fire at a bank building in the US city of Cincinnati yesterday, fatally wounding three people before police shot and killed him, authorities said.

January 28, 2018
January 28, 2018
USA

5 killed in US car wash shooting

United States police says three men and two women have been found dead in a shooting at a Pennsylvania car wash.

June 21, 2016
June 21, 2016
USA

Arrested Briton 'wanted to shoot Trump'

A Briton who tried to grab a police officer's gun at a Donald Trump rally in Las Vegas says he wanted to shoot the US candidate, court papers say.

June 15, 2016
June 15, 2016

Jamaica row over rainbow flag

Jamaica's attorney general has sparked criticism after saying it was "disrespectful" to Jamaican law for the US embassy to fly a rainbow flag following the Orlando shooting.

March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016

5 dead in US party shooting

A shooting at a party in the town of Wilkinsburg in the US state of Pennsylvania has left five people dead, and at least two suspects are on the loose, local media reports.

December 7, 2015
December 7, 2015

Obama vows to defeat 'new phase' of terrorist threat

US President Barack Obama lays out the most sweeping defense yet of his strategy to defeat Islamic State, but he offered no US policy shift to confront what he called a "new phase" in the terrorist threat after a mass shooting in California.