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8-year-old Florida boy accidentally shoots and kills baby

A 1-year-old girl is dead and her 2-year-old sister injured after an 8-year-old boy accidentally shot them at a Florida motel
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June 27, 2022, 8:56 PM

7 killed, 46 injured in 10 weekend mass shootings nationwide

At least 10 mass-casualty shootings that erupted out across the country between Friday and late Sunday.
June 27, 2022, 8:56 PM
7 killed, 46 injured in 10 weekend mass shootings nationwide
June 27, 2022, 8:39 PM

Customer allegedly shoots Subway workers over too much mayonnaise on sandwich

A customer allegedly shot two Subway sandwich employees over too much mayonnaise on his meal.
June 27, 2022, 8:39 PM
Customer angry over mayo shoots 2 workers
June 27, 2022, 2:59 PM

Temp worker held on $5M bond in Illinois warehouse shooting

Shooting killed a co-worker and wounded two others at an a Chicago warehouse.
June 27, 2022, 2:59 PM
June 26, 2022, 11:28 PM

5-month-old girl shot and killed while sitting in car

The baby was being driven home by her father when the shooting occurred Friday evening in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood, according to police.
June 26, 2022, 11:28 PM
5-month-old girl shot and killed while sitting in car
June 26, 2022, 10:49 PM

8 injured in shooting at rave dance party in Tacoma, Washington

The shooting occurred early Sunday at a private venue in South Tacoma, where a large crowd was gathering.
June 26, 2022, 10:49 PM
8 injured in shooting at rave dance party in Tacoma, Washington
June 26, 2022, 10:11 PM

At least 8 people shot at rave dance party in Tacoma, Washington

At least eight people were injured early Sunday when gunfire broke out at a rave dance party being held in an industrial area of Tacoma, Washington, police said.
June 26, 2022, 10:11 PM
At least 8 people shot at dance party
June 26, 2022, 6:56 PM

Gunman on the loose after 5-month-old girl killed sitting in car in Chicago

A 5-month-old baby was killed while sitting in a car in Chicago during a violent weekend in which at least 20 people shot in the city, according to police.
June 26, 2022, 6:56 PM
Gunman on the loose after 5-month-old girl killed sitting in car
June 26, 2022, 3:01 AM

3 people shot, 1 fatally at WeatherTech warehouse shooting in Chicago suburb, authorities confirm

3 shot at WeatherTech warehouse in Chicago suburb, authorities confirm.
June 26, 2022, 3:01 AM
3 shot, 1 fatally, at WeatherTech warehouse shooting
June 26, 2022, 12:09 AM

1 killed in Chicago warehouse shooting

One person is dead and two others were injured after a shooting broke out at a WeatherTech warehouse in Bolingbrook, Chicago, Saturday morning.
June 26, 2022, 12:09 AM
1 killed in Chicago warehouse shooting
June 25, 2022, 6:44 PM

Suspected terror attack in Oslo

The attacker fired several shots outside a popular bar with the LGBTQ+ community in Oslo's city centre, killing two.
June 25, 2022, 6:44 PM
Suspected terror attack in Oslo
June 25, 2022, 4:29 PM

Oslo police believe mass shooting that killed 2 and injured 10 was terror attack

Two people were shot and killed and 10 were injured early Saturday in a nightclub in Oslo, Norway, in what Oslo Police now suspect was a terror attack.
June 25, 2022, 4:29 PM
Oslo police believe mass shooting that killed 2 and injured 10 was terror attack
June 24, 2022, 9:05 PM

Gun suicides soar as cause of death among youth

The rate of young people dying by suicide by means of firearm has increased faster than any other age group, according to a recent report by Everytown For Gun Safety. ABC News' Morgan Norwood reports.
June 24, 2022, 9:05 PM
Gun suicides soar as cause of death among youth
June 23, 2022, 11:59 PM

Gunman at large after shooting 2 people, 1 fatally, on San Francisco train

The shooting happened on Wednesday as the train was moving between stations.
June 23, 2022, 11:59 PM
Police release photo of person of interest in San Francisco shooting
June 23, 2022, 8:06 PM

Judge orders release of Oxford school shooting surveillance video

A judge ordered Oakland County officials to release surveillance video that captured the shooting inside Oxford High School on Nov. 30, 2021.
June 23, 2022, 8:06 PM
Judge orders release of Oxford school shooting surveillance video
June 23, 2022, 8:55 AM

Philadelphia's top law enforcement officials struggle to control gun violence

Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner and Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw speak about efforts to control the gun violence in the city that recently set a grim record for gun deaths.
June 23, 2022, 8:55 AM
Philadelphia's top law enforcement officials struggle to control gun violence
June 23, 2022, 8:54 AM

Philadelphia's youth grapple with the prevalence of gun violence in their city

Young people in Philadelphia recount near-death experiences with bullets, as community leaders desperately search for solutions.
June 23, 2022, 8:54 AM
Philadelphia's youth grapple with the prevalence of gun violence in their city
June 22, 2022, 11:28 AM

Senators unveil text of bipartisan deal on gun violence, setting up speedy vote

A group of senators released a new gun control bill they have been negotiating in the weeks after the Uvalde, Texas, school shooting
June 22, 2022, 11:28 AM
Senators unveil text of bipartisan deal on gun violence, setting up speedy vote
June 21, 2022, 11:55 PM

Women police chiefs weigh in on rising gun violence in US

The percentage of the police force that are women is growing slowly.
June 21, 2022, 11:55 PM
Women police chiefs weigh in on rising gun violence in US
June 21, 2022, 11:53 PM

Alleged Alabama church shooter's firearms business cited for multiple violations in 2018, documents show

Robert Findley Smith, who has a license to sell firearms by ATF, allegedly did not notify federal authorities of the missing guns at his shop.
June 21, 2022, 11:53 PM
Alleged church shooter's firearms business cited for violations, documents show
June 21, 2022, 1:41 AM

Funerals announced for 3 killed at Alabama church dinner

Funerals for three people killed by a gunman during a church potluck dinner will be held this week in Alabama
June 21, 2022, 1:41 AM
June 21, 2022, 1:23 AM

Police across US respond to mass shootings over the weekend

At least eight shootings that broke out across the country between Friday and early Monday.
June 21, 2022, 1:23 AM
Police across US respond to mass shootings over the weekend
June 20, 2022, 7:18 PM

Experts say proposed federal gun safety measures might not have prevented Uvalde shooting

The federal gun safety proposal announced last week might not have prevented the Uvalde shooting had it already been in place, experts tell ABC News.
June 20, 2022, 7:18 PM
Would proposed federal gun safety measures have prevented Uvalde shooting?
June 20, 2022, 7:18 PM

Ohio teacher reacts to 'nightmare' of arming educators

A teacher in Ohio is alarmed that Gov. Mike DeWine signed a bill to make it easier for educators to carry guns in classrooms.
June 20, 2022, 7:18 PM
Ohio governor has loosened restrictions on teachers carrying guns
June 20, 2022, 1:58 PM

1 dead and 3 others, including cop, injured in DC shooting: Police

Multiple people, including a police officer, were injured in a shooting in Washington, D.C., Sunday night, officials said.
June 20, 2022, 1:58 PM
Teen dead, 3 adults -- including cop -- injured in shooting
June 20, 2022, 1:55 PM

Police: 1 dead, 8 wounded in shooting at gathering in Harlem

New York City police say an early-morning shooting at a gathering in Harlem left a man dead and eight other people wounded
June 20, 2022, 1:55 PM
Police: 1 dead, 8 wounded in shooting at gathering in Harlem
June 19, 2022, 10:24 PM

Church shooting survivor: Gunman 'disengaged,' sat alone

The gunman sat by himself, drinking liquor, rejecting offers to join the others.
June 19, 2022, 10:24 PM
June 18, 2022, 3:15 PM

70-year-old allegedly kills 3 at church meeting in Alabama

An 84-year-old man and a 75-year-old woman were shot dead at a small church group meeting in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, Thursday night, authorities said.
June 18, 2022, 3:15 PM
70-year-old who allegedly killed 3 at church ID'd
June 18, 2022, 2:01 PM

70-year-old suspect faces capital murder charges for Alabama church shooting

Police say the church was hosting a potluck dinner when the suspect, who was in attendance, opened fire.
June 18, 2022, 2:01 PM
70-year-old suspect faces capital murder charges for Alabama church shooting
June 18, 2022, 12:49 AM

Alabama church shooting leaves 3 dead

Authorities said a 70-year-old man, who police said was an “occasional attendee” at the church, fatally shot three people at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church near Birmingham, Alabama.
June 18, 2022, 12:49 AM
Alabama church shooting leaves 3 dead
June 18, 2022, 12:08 AM

Oxford students file suit against school district after mass shooting

The lawsuit by 20 students who attend school in the Oxford Community School District was filed in federal court.
June 18, 2022, 12:08 AM
Oxford students file suit against school district after mass shooting
June 17, 2022, 8:01 PM

Alabama officials provide update on shooting at church event

ABC News' correspondent Elwyn Lopez and former FBI agent and ABC News' contributor Brad Garrett analyze statements from Alabama officials and the dynamics of the shooting.
June 17, 2022, 8:01 PM
Alabama officials provide update on shooting at church event
June 17, 2022, 7:47 PM

Gunman kills 2 in Alabama church shooting

Investigators say the suspected gunman attacked a church group meeting in Alabama.
June 17, 2022, 7:47 PM
Gunman kills 2 in Alabama church shooting
June 17, 2022, 5:34 PM

Alabama church shooting

At least two people are dead after police say a gunman opened fire on parishioners during a potluck dinner. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi reports.
June 17, 2022, 5:34 PM
Alabama church shooting
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM

Police provide details on suspect in fatal church shooting

Alabama officials give an update on the deadly church shooting and the ongoing investigation.
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM
Police provide details on suspect in fatal church shooting
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM

2 dead after a shooting at Alabama church

Police said two people were shot and killed and one injured at a church in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, on Thursday.
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM
2 dead after a shooting at Alabama church
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM

Police call person who subdued Alabama church shooting suspect a 'hero'

The shooting at a church meeting left two dead and one injured
June 17, 2022, 5:32 PM
Police call person who subdued Alabama church shooting suspect a 'hero'
June 17, 2022, 12:31 PM

2 dead in Alabama church shooting

Another person was also injured in the shooting at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, Thursday night.
June 17, 2022, 12:31 PM
2 dead in Alabama church shooting
June 16, 2022, 8:39 PM

Philadelphia police commissioner discusses recent gun violence

Danielle Outlaw, the head of the Philadelphia Police Department, responds to the city's recent mass shooting and discusses the escalating gun violence across America.
June 16, 2022, 8:39 PM
Philadelphia police commissioner discusses recent gun violence
June 16, 2022, 12:18 AM

Mass shooting threat on Snapchat shuts down Kansas City-area schools, suspect in custody

Multiple school districts in the Kansas City, Missouri, area closed their doors on Wednesday in the wake of a mass shooting threat.
June 16, 2022, 12:18 AM
Mass shooting threat on Snapchat shuts down schools
June 15, 2022, 3:01 PM

Police arrest third suspect in Tennessee mass shooting

A third arrest has been made in a mass shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where three people died and 14 were injured
June 15, 2022, 3:01 PM
Police arrest third suspect in Tennessee mass shooting
June 15, 2022, 9:45 AM

Some Uvalde victims' relatives hopeful, others unsatisfied by federal gun safety proposal

Some relatives of students gunned down at Robb Elementary School say they're hopeful about the proposed federal gun legislation announced on Sunday.
June 15, 2022, 9:45 AM
Some Uvalde victims' relatives hopeful, others unsatisfied by proposed gun law
June 14, 2022, 8:05 PM

Man allegedly shoots, kills ex's 9-year-old daughter in Houston

A 7-year-old boy was inside his home when he was shot and killed by outside gunfire, Harris County, Texas, authorities said.
June 14, 2022, 8:05 PM
Man allegedly shoots, kills ex's 9-year-old daughter
June 14, 2022, 5:37 PM

Philadelphia installing 100 cameras near schools in effort to curb gun violence

Philadelphia officials announced they will spend $1.8 million on installing security cameras near city high schools and middle schools in high crime neighborhoods.
June 14, 2022, 5:37 PM
City installing 100 cameras near schools in effort to curb gun violence
June 14, 2022, 5:33 PM

Gunman opens fire at Texas summer camp

Duncanville police officers shot and killed a man suspected of opening fire at a children's summer camp. No one was injured in the incident.
June 14, 2022, 5:33 PM
Gunman opens fire at Texas summer camp
June 14, 2022, 12:42 PM

How Hollywood is taking a stand in wake of mass shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde

More than 200 creators signed an open letter urging Hollywood to reconsider the portrayal of gun violence on screen.
June 14, 2022, 12:42 PM
How Hollywood is taking a stand in wake of mass shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde
June 13, 2022, 8:31 PM

Secretary of Education discusses Washington’s response to gun violence crisis

U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona speaks exclusively with "GMA3" about Washington’s response to the gun violence crisis in America and reacts to calls to arm teachers.
June 13, 2022, 8:31 PM
Secretary of Education discusses Washington’s response to gun violence crisis
June 13, 2022, 8:18 PM

Sandy Hook survivors speak out for first time -- and share heartache 'that it keeps happening'

ABC News sat down with four survivors of the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn.
June 13, 2022, 8:18 PM
Sandy Hook survivors break silence -- and share heartache 'that it keeps happening'
June 13, 2022, 7:23 PM

Deadliest mass shootings in recent US history

The massacre at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, marked the seventh deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history.
June 13, 2022, 7:23 PM
Deadliest mass shootings in recent US history
June 13, 2022, 7:20 PM

At least 10 dead, 42 injured as wave of weekend mass shootings in US continues

At least 10 mass shootings have occurred across the country since Friday night, adding to a string of consecutive weekends in which multi-casualty incidents occurred.
June 13, 2022, 7:20 PM
At least 10 dead, 42 injured as wave of weekend mass shootings in US continues