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5 Police Officers Killed In Dallas Shooting At Black Lives Matter Protest

Multiple snipers shot Dallas police officers, five of whom died by early Friday morning.

Kylie Cheung | July 8, 2016 - 8:14 am

Newly Released Transcripts Of The Orlando Shooter’s 911 Calls Paint A Clearer Picture Of What Happened

On Monday, the FBI released transcripts of the 911 calls made by the Orlando shooter, Omar Mateen, during the terrorist attack, offering more insights into what actually happened inside Pulse nightclub June…

Lauren Holter | June 20, 2016 - 1:16 pm

On The Power Of #SayTheirNames: What America’s Victims Of Mass Violence Have In Common

for America, what happened in Orlando is a reminder that toxic masculinity doesn’t just kill — it kills the same kinds of people over and over again. When we say their names,

Nico Lang | June 16, 2016 - 4:45 pm

Republicans’ Responses To The Orlando Shooting Didn’t Even Mention Guns Or Gays

Looking at Republicans’ statements one after the other makes it incredibly obvious what the party’s elite are missing.

Lauren Holter | June 13, 2016 - 3:10 pm

50 People Dead In Orlando LGBT Nightclub Shooting, Making It The Largest Mass Shooting In US History

This…was not a record we really needed to break. Fuck.

Karen Fratti | June 12, 2016 - 12:04 pm

At Least Two People Were Killed In A Shooting On UCLA’s Campus

Wednesday morning, the UCLA campus was put on lockdown after at least two people were killed in a shooting.

Lauren Holter | June 1, 2016 - 2:31 pm

The Obamas Pay Respect In San Bernardino Before Going To Hawaii For Holidays

The Obama’s yearly Christmas trip to Hawaii involved a pit-stop in San Bernardino on Friday in order to pay their respects to the victims of early December’s shooting.

Katrin Higher | December 19, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Conservative Whack Job Erick Erickson Shoots ‘NY Times’ Front Page, Boasts On Twitter

Conservative talk radio host and editor of RedState.com, Erick Erickson, decided to shoot the shit out of the front page of Saturday’s New York Times newspaper we guess as a…

Katrin Higher | December 6, 2015 - 9:30 am

Ted Cruz Swoops In And Calls Planned Parenthood Shooter A “Transgendered Leftist Activist”

Ted Cruz has a particular brand of ignorance so abrasively loud and absurd that my only effective coping mechanism is laughing at the mess.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 30, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Shooter At Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood Kills 3 Before Being Taken Into Custody [UPDATED]

A gunman has locked himself inside a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs in what is being called an active shooter situation. Police have the building surrounded and have already exchanged…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 27, 2015 - 9:15 pm

Breaking News: At Least 140 Dead In Multiple Paris Attacks, Hostage Situation Over

This post is being updated as more information becomes available. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Paris and the people of France.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 13, 2015 - 5:25 pm

Virginia TV Reporters Shot And Killed On Live Television, Suspect Identified [UPDATE]

WHSV reports that the shooter has been identified as Vester Lee Flanagan, also known as Bryce Williams, a “former disgruntled employee,” according to Governor Terry McAuliffe. …

Megan Reynolds | August 26, 2015 - 11:30 am

Teacher Suspended Over Ferguson Shooting ‘Skit’

An Alabama teacher has been suspended without pay after a lesson this week that had parents fuming. An unidentified female teacher at Selma’s Brantley Elementary was discussing current affairs with…

Newser | August 22, 2014 - 5:15 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

7 People Killed Near UC Santa Barbara, Including Gunman, Who Acted In “Retribution” For Women Rejecting His Advances [UPDATED]

Last night, six people were killed by a lone gunman, believed to be Elliot Rodger, 22, in the town of Isla Vista, California, near UC Santa Barbara. Seven more were…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 24, 2014 - 6:00 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

Report: 4 Dead, 8 Shot At DC Navy Yard

Four people have been killed and at least eight are injured in the shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard, a US Navy public affairs director is confirming. The Navy itself…

Newser | September 16, 2013 - 12:30 pm

Jim Carrey Tweets Disapproval Of Violence In “Kick-Ass 2″

“I did Kick-Ass 2 a month b4 Sandy Hook and now in all good conscience I cannot support that level of violence. My apologies to others involve[d] with the film.

Daley Quinn | June 24, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Please Tell Me This Bra-Clad “Zombie Ex-Girlfriend Shooting Target” Is An April Fool’s Day Joke

I really, really, really want this to be an April Fool’s Day joke.

ZMB Industries, which manufactures shooting targets which all resemble zombies, has a “zombie ex-girlfriend” target…

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Judge Enters Not Guilty Plea For James Holmes

After James Holmes’ attorneys said he was not ready to enter a plea this morning, the judge did it for him—not guilty on 166 counts, including the murder of 12…

Newser | March 12, 2013 - 1:10 pm
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