massshooting

  • Sandy Hook shooter’s writings ordered to be made public!

    The Connecticut Supreme Court has ordered that various items and personal writings belonging to Sandy Hook Elementary School gunman Adam Lanza be released after the Hartford Courant fought to make them public. Adam Lanza killed 20 children and six adult staff members at the elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, as well as his...
  • Trump talks with Waffle House shooting hero James Shaw Jr.

    President Trump on Monday spoke with James Shaw Jr., the man hailed as a hero for stopping the mass shooting at a Waffle House in Tennessee last month, the White House announced. The two talked by phone Monday morning, White House spokesman Raj Shah told reporters. No further details...
  • ‘This Is America’ Is Childish Gambino’s Most Authentic Musical Evolution Yet

    If you somehow haven’t seen Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” video yet, you’ve certainly read about it. Culture publications have dedicated tens of thousands of words to the video, which serves as a scathing indictment of America’s racism and obsession with — and subsequent desensitization to — gun violence,...
  • Waffle House hero James Shaw Jr. went to church hours after stopping mass shooter

    James Shaw Jr. has been hailed a hero for stopping a mass shooter from further killing innocent civilians at the Waffle House in Nashville in the early hours of Sunday, April 22. The 29-year-old had a gunshot graze to his elbow and his hand was burned as he grabbed...
  • ‘How much is left?’ Victims, donors question use of funds after Texas church massacre

    Victims of the November 2017 mass shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs in Texas have begun to question church leaders about the distribution of donated funds. Residents of the small community about 20 miles east of San Antonio drew strength from one another after 26 people...
  • NRA disappointed in bill signed in Florida

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – The Latest on a shooting at a Florida high school (all times local): 4:45 p.m. The National Rifle Association is expressing disappointment after Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed a gun control bill that was written after a mass shooting at a high school killed 17 people....
  • Florida students return to scene of deadly rampage

    Thousands of students at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are preparing to return to classes this week amid an intensifying controversy over law enforcement efforts to halt the Valentine’s Day slaughter. A “variety of support services” were available at a campus orientation Sunday for staff, students and families less than two weeks...
  • Florida school shooter had 10 rifles the year before he went on the killing spree

    The accused Florida school shooter had obtained 10 rifles in the year before he allegedly went on his killing spree, a report said Tuesday. A law enforcement source told CNN that Nikolas Cruz had gotten possession of the firearms and authorities were trying to track down where they all came from. Two...
  • Four killed in California gun rampage

    Four people are dead after a gunman opened fire in northern California at several locations, including an elementary school, police have said. The shooting broke out at a home in the rural community of Rancho Tehama, about 120 miles (195km) from Sacramento, on Tuesday morning. Police say the gunman...