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Multiple people wounded in South Carolina elementary school shooting

According to a spokeswoman for the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, the shooter is in custody and the three wounded were taken to a nearby hospital.

Lauren Holter | September 28, 2016 - 3:26 pm

10 Dead, At Least 20 Injured In Shooting At Oregon Community College

CNN reports that a mass shooting incident is taking place at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, 180 miles south of Portland. According to Reuters, local authorities report that at least…

Megan Reynolds | October 1, 2015 - 2:55 pm

No, Jaylen Fryberg Was Not Mentally Ill

Radar is calling it “shocking” and “bizarre” that Jaylen Fryberg’s friends and classmates miss him, that they have good things to say about him, and that they’ve built a memorial…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 27, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Mommie Dearest: School Shootings, Toxic Masculinity & “Boys Will Be Boys”

Another school shooting. This time it took place at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington state. Fourteen-year-old high school freshman Jaylen Fryberg, pulled a gun out during lunch and began shooting,…

Avital Norman Nathman | October 27, 2014 - 11:00 am

At Least 2 Students Are Dead And 6 Shot In Seattle Area School Shooting

A shooter at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, just outside of Seattle, has killed at least three people, including himself, and shot six, according to Marysville-Pilchuck students who have been tweeting through…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 24, 2014 - 4:19 pm

Teacher Who Lived Through Most Recent School Shooting Has A Powerful Message That Needs To Be Shared

Earlier this week, a 15-year-old boy brought an assault rifle, a semi-automatic handgun, and several hundred rounds of ammo to Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon. He shot and killed

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 13, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Gunman, Student Dead In Oregon School Shooting

A lone gunman and a student are dead in a school shooting this morning at a high school about 12 miles outside Portland, Ore., police are confirming, contrary to earlier…

Newser | June 10, 2014 - 1:45 pm

Remembering Nancy Lanza, The Sandy Hook Shooter’s Mother

The first person that Adam Lanza, the 20-year-old who murdered 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary, killed on December 14, 2012, was his own mother. She was…

Jessica Wakeman | March 10, 2014 - 5:00 pm

2 Dead In Nevada Middle School Shooting

Details remain sparse, but Nevada police say two people are dead after a shooting at Sparks Middle School shortly after 7am local time this morning. The shooter is among the…

Newser | October 21, 2013 - 1:10 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Antoinette Tuff, The Elementary School Clerk Who Convinced A Gunman To Surrender

If it weren’t for Antoinette Tuff, our nation could have been mourning another horrific school shooting. Yesterday morning, a gunman entered an Atlanta-area elementary school armed with an AK-47 and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 21, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Sandy Hook Movie Plan Causes Outrage

Too soon? That’s the question comedians ask themselves when they make a joke about a tragedy. The same could be asked of filmmakers who decide to take on sensitive topics…

The Stir | February 5, 2013 - 1:50 pm

Student Shot At Taft High School In California

One student has been shot at a high school in Taft, Calif., a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley. Police say a suspect is in custody and is believed…

Newser | January 10, 2013 - 2:50 pm
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