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14 minutes ago

FBI agents have identified gunman who shot Trump, still unsure of motive

Thomas Matthew Crooks, a 20-year-old nursing home worker, has been identified as the shooter. The FBI is currently checking his past and social media profiles for any clues pointing to a motive.
14 minutes ago
VIDEO: FBI agents have identified gunman who shot Trump, still unsure of motive
18 minutes ago

After Trump assassination attempt, questions swirl about what happened

As the investigation into the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump intensified Sunday, the U.S. Secret Service was coming under scrutiny.
18 minutes ago
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is helped off the stage by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign event in Butler, Pa., on July 13, 2024.
21 minutes ago

Biden condemns Trump assassination attempt

President Joe Biden has been meeting with his National Security team and said the assassination attempt is "contrary to everything we stand for as a nation.”
21 minutes ago
VIDEO: Biden condemns Trump assassination attempt
23 minutes ago

Portrait of alleged gunman in Trump assassination attempt begins to emerge

The suspect, Thomas Matthew Crooks, 20, allegedly opened fire on former President Donald Trump before being shot and killed by the U.S. Secret Service.
23 minutes ago
Republican candidate Donald Trump is seen with blood on his face surrounded by secret service agents as he is taken off the stage at a campaign event at Butler Farm Show Inc. in Butler, Pennsylvania, July 13, 2024.
36 minutes ago

Law enforcement investigates possible security lapses at Trump rally

The Butler County Sheriff said a police official told him the gunman was confronted by law enforcement shortly before the shooting but was forced to retreat after the gunman pointed a rifle at him.
36 minutes ago
VIDEO: Law enforcement investigates possible security lapses at Trump rally
36 minutes ago

FBI investigates assassination attempt on Trump

Donald Trump was at a campaign rally in Pennsylvania on Saturday when a gunman opened fire, injuring the former president before Secret Service agents ushered him to safety.
36 minutes ago
VIDEO: FBI investigates assassination attempt on Trump
42 minutes ago

Trump rally shooting timeline

The former president was speaking at a campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, when gunfire erupted.
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VIDEO: Trump rally shooting timeline
1 hour ago

After Trump assassination attempt, guns still allowed near RNC, but not tennis balls

Guns will be allowed immediately outside the convention center in the outer perimeter surrounding the Secret Service-controlled area due to Wisconsin state law.
1 hour ago
A police officer stands guard as preparations for the Republican National Convention are underway in Milwaukee, Wis., July 14, 2024.
1 hour ago

2024 RNC, recast by Trump assassination attempt, kicks off Monday

The attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump has thoroughly altered the stakes and tone of the Republican National Convention, set to begin Monday.
1 hour ago
A worker places an American flag in the Fiserv Forum in preparation for the Republican National Convention, July 14, 2024, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
1 hour ago

Former GOP Rep. Lee Zeldin responds to Trump rally shooting

Former New York GOP Representative Lee Zeldin reacts to the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump.
1 hour ago
VIDEO: Former GOP Rep. Lee Zeldin responds to Trump rally shooting
1 hour ago
President Joe Biden delivers a nationally televised address from the Oval Office of the White House, July 14, 2024, in Washington.
1 hour ago

Trump shot at rally in assassination attempt

Former President Donald Trump was rushed off stage during a disturbance at a rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, on Saturday.
1 hour ago
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is surrounded by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign rally, Saturday, July 13, 2024, in Butler, Pa.
1 hour ago

Trump's raised fist in defiance: How the assassination attempt on him unfolded

Photos show the moments before, during and after the shooting at Donald Trump's rally in Pennsylvania.
1 hour ago
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is surround by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign rally, July 13, 2024, in Butler, Pa.
1 hour ago

Timeline: How the Trump assassination attempt unfolded at rally in Pennsylvania

A minute-by-minute timeline of the shooting in Butler, Pennsylvania that left Trump shot, one spectator and the suspected gunman dead and two others critically injured.
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Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is helped off the stage by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign event in Butler, Pa., on July 13, 2024.
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President Biden delivers Oval Office address following Trump assassination attempt

President Joe Biden delivered an Oval Office address to the nation following the assassination attempt of former President Donald Trump.
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VIDEO: President Biden delivers Oval Office address following Trump assassination attempt
2 hours ago

Global leaders condemn Donald Trump's assassination attempt

Global leaders have expressed concern over the assassination attempt targeting former U.S. President Donald Trump at a rally in Pennsylvania that left one attendee dead and critically injured two others, with many condemning the violence that shocked t...
2 hours ago
A woman buys a copy of the British Mail on Sunday newspaper at a newsagents in London, Sunday, July 14, 2024, showing the reaction to events at former President Trump's campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. Donald Trump's campaign says he is "fine" after what law enforcement officials are treating as an assassination attempt during a rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
3 hours ago

Trump arrives in Milwaukee ahead of RNC

Former President Donald Trump arrived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, for the RNC after an attempted assassination at a Pennsylvania rally on Saturday.
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VIDEO: Trump arrives in Milwaukee ahead of RNC
3 hours ago

Butler County Sheriff ‘devastated’ by Trump rally shooting

Sheriff Michael Slupe spoke to ABC’s Linsey Davis about his team’s security responsibilities at the event in Butler, Pennsylvania.
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VIDEO: Butler County Sheriff ‘devastated’ by Trump rally shooting
4 hours ago

Portrait of alleged gunman in Trump assassination attempt begins to emerge

Former classmates of the suspected shooter, Thomas Matthew Crooks, described him to ABC News as a student who was "quiet" and did not have many friends.
4 hours ago
VIDEO: Portrait of alleged gunman in Trump assassination attempt begins to emerge
4 hours ago

Former DHS official 'not surprised' by Trump rally shooting

ABC News contributor Elizabeth Neumann says the Department of Homeland Security has been warning about threats of political violence for "three or four years."
4 hours ago
ABC News contributor Elizabeth Neumann says the Department of Homeland Security has been warning about threats of political violence for "three or four years."
4 hours ago

Biden campaign changes strategy in wake of Trump rally shooting

ABC News chief White House correspondent Mary Bruce discusses the changes being made in the Biden campaign schedule.
4 hours ago
ABC News chief White House correspondent Mary Bruce discusses the changes being made in the Biden campaign schedule.
July 14, 2024 at 9:02 PM

A timeline of the assassination attempt on former President Trump

Former President Donald Trump was the target of an assassination attempt as a barrage of gunfire at a Pennsylvania rally set off panic as a bloodied Trump, who said he was shot in the ear, was surrounded by Secret Service and hurried into his vehicle
July 14, 2024 at 9:02 PM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump is surrounded by U.S. Secret Service agents as he is helped off the stage at a campaign rally in Butler, Pa., Saturday, July 13, 2024. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
July 14, 2024 at 8:33 PM

Trump departs his Bedminster golf club to head to RNC in Milwaukee

Less than 24 hours following the attempt on his life, Trump is on his way to the battleground state of Wisconsin for the Republican National Convention.
July 14, 2024 at 8:33 PM
VIDEO: Trump departs his Bedminster golf club to head to RNC in Milwaukee
July 14, 2024 at 7:46 PM

Trump rally shooting victims identified

Police identified 57-year-old David Dutch, of New Kensington, Pennsylvania, and 74-year-old James Copenhaver, of Moon Township, Pennsylvania, as the injured shooting victims.
July 14, 2024 at 7:46 PM
Police identified 57-year-old David Dutch, of New Kensington, Pennsylvania, and 74-year-old James Copenhaver, of Moon Township, Pennsylvania, as the injured shooting victims.
July 14, 2024 at 7:43 PM

Biden delivers remarks following assassination attempt of Donald Trump

"Nothing is more important than unity right now," Biden said while condemning the shooting.
July 14, 2024 at 7:43 PM
VIDEO: Biden delivers remarks following assassination attempt of Donald Trump
July 14, 2024 at 7:43 PM

‘An inch difference and the president would have been dead’: David McCormick

George Stephanopoulos interviews David McCormick, who witnessed the assassination attempt on Donald Trump, on “This Week.”
July 14, 2024 at 7:43 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with David McCormick
July 14, 2024 at 7:42 PM

How Americans view political violence in the US

Professor Robert Pape of the University of Chicago discusses a survey that looked at opinions on use of force to prevent or restore a potential second Donald Trump presidency.
July 14, 2024 at 7:42 PM
Professor Robert Pape of the University of Chicago discusses a survey that looked at opinions on use of force to prevent or restore a potential second Donald Trump presidency.
July 14, 2024 at 7:40 PM

Man killed at Trump rally 'died a hero,' Pennsylvania governor says

The man killed at a Trump rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, on Saturday has been identified as Corey Comperatore.
July 14, 2024 at 7:40 PM
Corey Comperatore is seen in this undated image shared by his family.
July 14, 2024 at 7:16 PM

After Trump assassination attempt, Biden campaign pauses ads, events, attacks

President Joe Biden's campaign has spent the past few weeks fighting calls for the president to step down -- yet that has changed after an assassination attempt on Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 7:16 PM
President Joe Biden speaks, July 13, 2024, in Rehoboth Beach, Del., addressing news that gunshots rang out at Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump's Pennsylvania campaign rally.
July 14, 2024 at 6:46 PM

Trump rally shooting victim ‘died a hero,’ Pa. gov says

Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro said Corey Comperatore died protecting his family.
July 14, 2024 at 6:46 PM
Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro said Corey Comperatore died protecting his family.
July 14, 2024 at 6:28 PM

While Trump stresses unity, VP hopefuls and allies blame Biden for shooting

Donald Trump is calling for unity following the Butler shooting while some of his vice presidential hopefuls and allies have begun to shift blame onto Joe Biden.
July 14, 2024 at 6:28 PM
Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump waves from the stage as he is surrounded by U.S. Secret Service agents at a campaign rally, July 13, 2024, in Butler, Pa.
July 14, 2024 at 5:47 PM

Witness says he saw gunman before assassination attempt on Donald Trump

Ryan Knight said he was at the rally and tried to warn Secret Service of a gunman taking aim at Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 5:47 PM
VIDEO: Witness says he saw gunman before assassination attempt on Donald Trump
July 14, 2024 at 5:47 PM

Investigators exploring motives of suspected gunman at Trump rally

Former NYPD Chief of Detectives and ABC News contributor Bob Boyce on the latest in the investigation.
July 14, 2024 at 5:47 PM
Former NYPD Chief of Detectives and ABC News contributor Bob Boyce on the latest in the investigation.
July 14, 2024 at 5:30 PM

Police say they were looking for suspicious person near Trump rally prior to shooting

Thomas Matthew Crooks, 20, the suspected gunman who fired shots at former President Donald Trump, was shot and killed by the U.S. Secret Service.
July 14, 2024 at 5:30 PM
VIDEO: Police say they were looking for suspicious person near Trump rally prior to shooting
July 14, 2024 at 5:19 PM

Latest on the investigation, who is Thomas Matthew Crooks?

ABC News’ Chief Law and Justice Correspondent Pierre Thomas reports on the latest from the investigation into the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 5:19 PM
VIDEO: Latest on the investigation, who is Thomas Matthew Crooks?
July 14, 2024 at 5:18 PM

Shooting at Trump rally was a 'scary moment': PA Senate candidate

Dave McCormick, the Pennsylvania GOP Senate nominee, called the shooting a "scary moment."
July 14, 2024 at 5:18 PM
Republican Pennsylvania Senate candidate Dave McCormick speaks before Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, July 13, 2024, in Butler, Pa.
July 14, 2024 at 5:16 PM

Gov. Josh Shapiro gives update on Trump assassination attempt

"This is a moment for all the leaders to speak and act with moral clarity," Shapiro said Sunday.
July 14, 2024 at 5:16 PM
VIDEO: Gov. Josh Shapiro gives update on Trump assassination attempt
July 14, 2024 at 5:03 PM

‘It was a textbook response’ from the Secret Service: Former agent Paul Eckloff

George Stephanopoulos interviews former Secret Service agent Paul Eckloff on “This Week.”
July 14, 2024 at 5:03 PM
VIDEO: 1-on-1 with Paul Eckloff
July 14, 2024 at 4:21 PM

Lawmakers and investigators comment on Trump assassination attempt

ABC News reporters and analysts join "This Week" to break down the latest in the assassination attempt on Donald Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 4:21 PM
VIDEO: Lawmakers and investigators comment on Trump assassination attempt
July 14, 2024 at 4:20 PM

RNC won’t be scaled back after shooting, it’s ‘going to be epic’: Reince Priebus

The Powerhouse Roundtable breaks down the latest news on “This Week.”
July 14, 2024 at 4:20 PM
VIDEO: RNC won’t be scaled back after shooting, it’s ‘going to be epic’: Reince Priebus
July 14, 2024 at 4:20 PM

Trump injured but safe after rally shooting

ABC News’ Rachel Scott joins "This Week" with the latest on the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 4:20 PM
VIDEO: Trump injured but safe after rally shooting
July 14, 2024 at 3:44 PM

Former presidents’ reactions to the political violence against Donald Trump

Former presidents released statements after the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump. ABC News’ Jon Karl reports on the immediate impact on the political world.
July 14, 2024 at 3:44 PM
VIDEO: Former presidents’ reactions to the political violence against Donald Trump
July 14, 2024 at 3:43 PM

Eyewitness to Trump assassination attempt recounts his experience

Leonard Verdetto was in the stands when the shooting occurred.
July 14, 2024 at 3:43 PM
VIDEO: Eyewitness to Trump assassination attempt recounts his experience
July 14, 2024 at 3:42 PM

Milwaukee on high alert ahead of RNC following Trump assassination attempt

The area around the Fiserv Forum arena is completely blocked off to the public to maintain safety.
July 14, 2024 at 3:42 PM
VIDEO: Milwaukee on high alert ahead of RNC following Trump assassination attempt
July 14, 2024 at 3:41 PM

Political reaction to Trump assassination attempt

Republicans and Democrats condemned the shooting.
July 14, 2024 at 3:41 PM
VIDEO: Political reaction to Trump assassination attempt
July 14, 2024 at 3:18 PM

White House reaction to shooting during Trump rally

“There’s no place in America for this kind of violence,” said the president after the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump, which officials said left one bystander dead.
July 14, 2024 at 3:18 PM
VIDEO: White House reaction to shooting during Trump rally
July 14, 2024 at 2:59 PM

Biden spoke with Trump following attack at rally: White House

The White House confirmed that the President spoke with former President Donald Trump following the assassination attempt at a rally.
July 14, 2024 at 2:59 PM
VIDEO: Biden spoke with Trump following attack at rally: White House
July 14, 2024 at 2:56 PM

Reaction from political leaders after an attack at a Trump rally in Pennsylvania

ABC News’ Chief Washington Correspondent Jon Karl reports on the shock across the political spectrum after the assassination attempt against former President Donald Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 2:56 PM
VIDEO: Reaction from political leaders after an attack at a Trump rally in Pennsylvania
July 14, 2024 at 2:50 PM

Secret Service’s response to the assassination attempt against Trump

A former senior official with the secret service, Donald Mihalek, breaks down the response of the Secret Service when shots were fired at former President Donald Trump.
July 14, 2024 at 2:50 PM
VIDEO: Secret Service’s response to the assassination attempt against Trump
July 14, 2024 at 2:31 PM

How assassination attempt could reshape the election

ABC News analysis on how the shooting could change the election going forward.
July 14, 2024 at 2:31 PM
VIDEO: How assassination attempt could reshape the election