At least 50 killed in Florida gay nightclub - Suspect names as 29-year-old Omar Mateen - Man arrested near LA Pride
Monday 13th Jun 2016
posted by John Haylett in World
POLICE in the US state of Michigan arrested a suspect early yesterday after a mass shooting on Saturday night left seven people dead.
Jason Dalton was arrested in the centre of Kalamazoo following a huge manhunt.
He is suspected of being responsible for a five-hour rampage in...
Monday 22nd Feb 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
by Our Foreign Desk
A COUPLE opened fire at a workplace Christmas lunch in the US on Wednesday, killing 14 before being shot dead by police.
The massacre happened at a party for staff at the Inland Regional Centre for people with learning disabilities in San Bernadino...
Friday 4th Dec 2015
THE gunman who killed three people and injured nine in an attack on a US abortion clinic is expected to appear in court today.
Robert Dear stormed the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs on Friday. He surrendered after a five-hour...
Monday 30th Nov 2015
AN overnight confrontation between two groups of students escalated into gunfire yesterday when a first-year student at Northern Arizona University killed one person and wounded three others.
University police chief Gregory Fowler identified the gunman as Steven Jones and said he used...
Saturday 10th Oct 2015
COLLEAGUES of two murdered US journalists joined hands in mourning on air yesterday as details of the killer’s motives emerged.
National broadcaster ABC News said it received a 23-page fax statement from killer Vester Flanagan three hours...
Friday 28th Aug 2015
A COVENTRY man was in a critical condition yesterday after being shot in a moving car.
The 21-year-old was sat in the front passenger seat of a car when he was shot in Coventry on Friday evening, West Midlands Police said.
Detectives believe the shooting was not a random attack...
Monday 13th Apr 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
GUNMEN opened fire at the Bardo museum in central Tunis yesterday, killing at least 20 people including 17 tourists, a cleaner and a security guard.
Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid said that Italian, Spanish, Polish and German citizens were among the dead.
Thursday 19th Mar 2015
BLACK residents of Ferguson are disproportionately subject to excessive police force, baseless traffic stops and tickets for petty offences, the US Justice Department said yesterday.
The suburb of St Louis, Missouri, hit...
Thursday 5th Mar 2015
Black man’s lethal shooting ‘in self-defence’
Wednesday 24th Dec 2014