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September 23, 2022, 3:20 PM

Families of mass shooting victims find solidarity at US Capitol rally

Survivors and family members from several mass shootings gathered on Capitol Hill to advocate for a federal assault weapons ban.
September 23, 2022, 3:20 PM
Families of mass shooting victims find solidarity at Capitol rally
September 23, 2022, 3:19 PM

New evidence alleges Ethan Crumbley exhibited more warning signs ahead of school shooting

Teachers and school administrators allegedly saw warning signs exhibited by Ethan Crumbley as early as August 2021, months before the Oxford School shooting.
September 23, 2022, 3:19 PM
Evidence alleges Ethan Crumbley exhibited more warning signs ahead of school shooting
September 22, 2022, 5:01 PM

Hundreds of survivors of mass shootings gather in DC to call for assault weapon ban

Ashbey Beasley, a survivor of a shooting on July 4 in Highland Park, Illinois, discusses her experience and how she's advocating for tighter gun control.
September 22, 2022, 5:01 PM
Hundreds of survivors of mass shootings gather in DC to call for assault weapon ban
September 22, 2022, 2:43 AM

Man convicted of shooting 2 Indiana judges in street dispute

A man who shot and wounded two southern Indiana judges outside an Indianapolis fast food restaurant in 2019 has been convicted on seven of eight felonies and one misdemeanor
September 22, 2022, 2:43 AM
September 21, 2022, 9:31 PM

Michigan man pleads guilty to gun crime in WVa bar shooting

A Michigan man charged in a New Year’s Eve shooting at a West Virginia bar that wounded seven people has pleaded guilty to a federal gun crime
September 21, 2022, 9:31 PM
Michigan man pleads guilty to gun crime in WVa bar shooting
September 21, 2022, 8:28 PM

Parole board weighs release of school shooter

Michael Carneal, who in 1997 fatally shot three classmates and wounded another five, said he feels responsible for school shootings that have followed.
September 21, 2022, 8:28 PM
Parole board weighs release of school shooter
September 21, 2022, 7:05 PM

2 teens dead after shots are fired into house in SW Michigan

A group of people shot into a home in a small southwestern Michigan city, killing two teenagers and injuring three others inside
September 21, 2022, 7:05 PM
2 teens dead after shots are fired into house in SW Michigan
September 21, 2022, 5:50 PM

1997 Kentucky school shooter says he feels responsible for Columbine, other shootings

Michael Carneal, who in 1997 fatally shot three classmates and wounded another five, said he feels responsible for school shootings that have followed.
September 21, 2022, 5:50 PM
Man convicted of killing classmates in 1997 says he feels responsible for Columbine
September 20, 2022, 12:46 PM

Gunman shoots 3 at Texas fair before being shot by deputies

Authorities say a gunman shot three people, including two first responders, at the Tri-State Fair & Rodeo in Texas before he was shot and wounded by sheriff’s deputies
September 20, 2022, 12:46 PM
Gunman shoots 3 at Texas fair before being shot by deputies
September 19, 2022, 10:54 PM

Kentucky school shooter imprisoned 25 years seeks parole

A Kentucky man who killed three students and injured five more in a 1997 school shooting has a chance at parole this week
September 19, 2022, 10:54 PM
September 17, 2022, 6:59 PM

25 years after Kentucky school shooting, a chance at parole

In December 1997, Michael Carneal opened fire on his fellow students during a morning prayer meeting at a Kentucky high school, killing three and wounding five more
September 17, 2022, 6:59 PM
September 15, 2022, 7:43 PM

Tributes pour in for slain rapper PnB Rock as gun violence plagues the hip-hop community

Family, friends, fans and hip-hop stars are mourning the tragic death of rapper PnB Rock, who was shot and killed during a robbery in South Los Angeles. He was 30.
September 15, 2022, 7:43 PM
Rapper’s murder latest in wave of fatal shootings in hip-hop
September 14, 2022, 7:03 PM

12-year-old boy charged in shooting at California school

A 12-year-old boy who police say wounded a fellow student last month at an Oakland school after accidentally firing a gun he brought to campus has been charged in the case
September 14, 2022, 7:03 PM
12-year-old boy charged in shooting at California school
September 13, 2022, 3:54 PM

Rapper PnB Rock fatally shot during robbery at South LA restaurant: Sources

Philadelphia rapper PnB Rock, 30, was fatally shot Monday afternoon during a robbery at Roscoe's Chicken & Waffles in South Los Angeles, sources told ABC News.
September 13, 2022, 3:54 PM
Rapper PnB Rock fatally shot during robbery at South Los Angeles restaurant: Sources
September 9, 2022, 3:45 AM

2 hospitalized following shooting at Uvalde park, police say

This was a suspected gang-related shooting, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.
September 9, 2022, 3:45 AM
2 hospitalized following shooting at Uvalde park, police say
September 9, 2022, 2:52 AM

2 hospitalized following shooting at Uvalde park, police say

This was a suspected gang-related shooting, the Texas Department of Public Safety said, adding that it was working with the police department and sheriff's office.
September 9, 2022, 2:52 AM
2 hospitalized following shooting at Uvalde park, police say
September 9, 2022, 2:27 AM

Memphis shooting rampage leaves 4 dead, 3 injured

A 19-year-old man who went on a shooting rampage through Memphis has been arrested after killing at least four people and leaving three injured, police say.
September 9, 2022, 2:27 AM
Memphis shooting rampage leaves 4 dead, 3 injured
September 9, 2022, 2:26 AM

4 dead in Memphis shooting spree

Three others were injured and the suspect is in custody.
September 9, 2022, 2:26 AM
4 dead in Memphis shooting spree
September 8, 2022, 5:11 PM

Police: Man arrested in Minnesota shooting that left 3 dead

Officials say a man has been arrested in a weekend shooting in Minnesota’s capital city that left three people dead and two others wounded
September 8, 2022, 5:11 PM
Police: Man arrested in Minnesota shooting that left 3 dead
September 8, 2022, 4:46 PM

Memphis police arrest suspect in shooting rampage that killed 4

A young man who went on an hourslong shooting rampage around Memphis, Tennessee, gunning down at least four people, was arrested on Wednesday night, police said.
September 8, 2022, 4:46 PM
Memphis police arrest suspect in shooting rampage that killed 4
September 8, 2022, 12:40 PM

At least 4 dead in Memphis shooting spree

A 19-year-old man, who police said went on a deadly shooting spree through the city, killing at least four people and injuring three others, is in custody.
September 8, 2022, 12:40 PM
At least 4 dead in Memphis shooting spree
September 8, 2022, 4:20 AM

School shooting victims connected by tragedy reflect on shared bond

ABC News' Mireya Villarreal spoke with survivors and victims' family members of school shootings about the day their lives changed and how they find ways to heal as the school year gets underway..
September 8, 2022, 4:20 AM
School shooting victims connected by tragedy reflect on shared bond
September 5, 2022, 7:35 PM

2 killed, 5 injured at party in Norfolk, Virginia

A shooting in Norfolk, Virginia, on Sunday has left two people dead and five others injured, authorities confirmed.
September 5, 2022, 7:35 PM
2 people fatally shot, 5 injured at party in Norfolk, Virginia
September 4, 2022, 11:51 PM

2 killed, 5 injured at party in Virginia

The suspect took out a gun and started shooting after a fight broke out at a party in Norfolk, Virginia, police said.
September 4, 2022, 11:51 PM
2 killed, 5 injured at party in Virginia
September 4, 2022, 10:03 PM

Police: 2 dead, 5 injured in Norfolk, Virginia shooting

Police say two people were killed and five others were injured in a shooting in Norfolk, Virginia
September 4, 2022, 10:03 PM
September 4, 2022, 10:03 PM

1 dead, 3 injured in shooting at 7-Eleven in Maryland

The shooting occurred Saturday evening at a 7-Eleven store in Capitol Heights, Maryland, according to police.
September 4, 2022, 10:03 PM
1 dead, 3 injured in shooting at 7-Eleven in Maryland
September 4, 2022, 9:10 PM

5 injured in shooting in Charleston, South Carolina

A shooting in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, on Sunday has left five people injured, according to the Charleston Police Department.
September 4, 2022, 9:10 PM
5 people injured in shooting in South Carolina
September 4, 2022, 8:26 PM

Teenager killed, 3 people wounded in 7-Eleven shooting in Maryland: Police

A 15-year-old boy was killed and three other people were injured when at least two gunmen opened fire on them inside a 7-Eleven store in Capitol Heights, Maryland.
September 4, 2022, 8:26 PM
Teenager killed, multiple people injured at 7-Eleven shooting
September 4, 2022, 7:01 PM

Officials: 2 dead, others wounded in Florida club shooting

Officials say two people were fatally shot and several others injured in a confrontation among a group at a supper club in northeast Florida
September 4, 2022, 7:01 PM
September 2, 2022, 6:23 PM

Red flag laws get little use as shootings, gun deaths soar

An Associated Press analysis found many U.S. states barely use “red flag” laws that allow police to take guns away from people threatening to kill, a trend blamed on lack of awareness of the laws and a reluctance to enforce them even as gun deaths soar
September 2, 2022, 6:23 PM
September 2, 2022, 6:00 PM

Red flag laws get little use as shootings, gun deaths soar

Many states barely use “red flag” laws that allow police to take guns away.
September 2, 2022, 6:00 PM
Red flag laws get little use as shootings, gun deaths soar
September 2, 2022, 3:52 PM

4 killed in shooting at soccer field in central Mexico

Four people have been killed, including a former mayor, in an attack on a soccer field in central Mexico
September 2, 2022, 3:52 PM
September 2, 2022, 2:37 PM

'Devastating': Mass shootings obscure daily U.S. gun toll

Mass shooting victims make up about 1% of those killed in gun homicides.
September 2, 2022, 2:37 PM
'Devastating': Mass shootings obscure daily US gun toll
September 2, 2022, 9:00 AM

Indiana cop shot in head hangs on after life support removed

An eastern Indiana police officer shot in the head during a traffic stop has been taken off life support but her department said she remained alive with vital signs that were stable
September 2, 2022, 9:00 AM
Indiana cop shot in head hangs on after life support removed
September 1, 2022, 11:42 AM

19-year-old man charged with murder in random shooting rampage in Detroit

The 19-year-old suspect has no criminal history, police said.
September 1, 2022, 11:42 AM
19-year-old man charged with murder in random shooting rampage
August 31, 2022, 8:12 PM

Man charged in random Detroit shootings that killed 3

A 19-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in a series of apparently random shootings over roughly two hours last weekend in Detroit that left three people dead and a fourth wounded
August 31, 2022, 8:12 PM
Man charged in random Detroit shootings that killed 3
August 31, 2022, 2:00 AM

Oakland school shooting that wounded teen wasn't deliberate

Police say a school shooting in east Oakland that wounded a 13-year-old boy and left another youngster in custody wasn’t intentional
August 31, 2022, 2:00 AM
August 31, 2022, 1:05 AM

Employee who attempted to disarm gunman among those killed in supermarket shooting, police say

An employee who attempted to disarm a gunman was among the victims of a deadly shooting inside a Safeway supermarket in Oregon on Sunday evening, police said.
August 31, 2022, 1:05 AM
Employee who attempted to disarm gunman among those killed in supermarket shooting
August 31, 2022, 12:33 AM

Police: Safeway worker hid, fought gunman with produce knife

The gunman was a loner who was known for getting into fights.
August 31, 2022, 12:33 AM
Ex-classmates recall Safeway gunman as angry, liked to fight
August 30, 2022, 12:17 PM

Police hail Oregon supermarket shooting victim a hero

An employee who attempted to disarm the gunman was among the victims of a deadly shooting inside a Safeway supermarket in Bend, Oregon.
August 30, 2022, 12:17 PM
Police hail Oregon supermarket shooting victim a hero
1 month ago

2 killed in shooting inside Oregon supermarket

Officers in Bend, Oregon, said a gunman killed two people inside a Safeway supermarket Sunday before taking their own life.
1 month ago
2 killed in shooting inside Oregon supermarket
1 month ago

Boy, 12, held in shooting of student at California campus

A 12-year-old boy is being held on suspicion of shooting and wounding a student at a school in east Oakland, California
1 month ago
1 month ago

5-year-old boy, 17-year-old boy gunned down in drive-by shooting; toddler injured

A 5-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy were killed and an 18-month-old was injured in a drive-by shooting in Fort Worth, Texas, police said.
1 month ago
5-year-old boy, 17-year-old boy gunned down in drive-by shooting; toddler injured
1 month ago

Fanta Bility's family reflects on grief 1 year after 8-year-old was fatally shot by police

One year after 8-year-old Fanta Bility was fatally shot by police in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania, her family is grieving her loss and fighting for justice.
1 month ago
Family reflects on grief 1 year after 8-year-old was fatally shot by police
1 month ago

Gunman kills 3 after setting fire to lure out victims from Houston rental property: Police

A gunman allegedly killed three of his neighbors in Houston after setting fire early Sunday to multiple residences to lure the victims into an ambush, police said.
1 month ago
Gunman kills 3 after setting fire to lure out victims from rental property: Police
1 month ago

Gunman shoots 4 random victims in Detroit: Police

A search is underway for a suspect who shot four randomly selected victims over the span of 2 hours and 25 minutes on Sunday morning in Detroit, police said.
1 month ago
Gunman shoots 4 random victims in Detroit: Police
1 month ago

Detroit police arrest suspected gunman in 'random' shootings

Detroit police say a man suspected of randomly shooting four people, three fatally, on the city's west side has been arrested
1 month ago
1 month ago

Gunman kills 3 after allegedly setting fire to lure victims outside

A man fatally shot three people after he allegedly set fire to multiple residences to lure the victims outside in a southwest Houston neighborhood, police said.
1 month ago
Gunman kills 3 after allegedly setting fire to lure victims outside
1 month ago

1 dead, 4 wounded in summer shooting on famed Coney Island boardwalk

Multiple people were shot, one fatally, at one of New York City's most popular summer destinations -- the Coney Island boardwalk in Brooklyn, authorities said.
1 month ago
1 dead, 4 wounded in summer shooting on famed Coney Island boardwalk
1 month ago

3 Dutch soldiers shot outside Indianapolis hotel

Three Dutch soldiers were shot outside a hotel in the heart of the entertainment district In Indianapolis, authorities say they were in the U.S. for training.
1 month ago
3 Dutch soldiers shot outside Indianapolis hotel