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November 25, 2022, 9:31 PM

Walmart shooter left 'death note,' bought gun day of killing

A Walmart supervisor shot and killed six coworkers in Virginia.
November 25, 2022, 9:31 PM
November 25, 2022, 8:52 PM

Police: 1 shot at NC Walmart, officers search for shooter

Police in North Carolina say one person was injured in a shooting inside a Walmart
November 25, 2022, 8:52 PM
Police: 1 shot at NC Walmart, officers search for shooter
November 25, 2022, 4:29 PM

Chicago man charged in slaying of boy struck by stray bullet

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in the death of a 7-year-old boy who was struck by a stray bullet while washing his hands in the bathroom of his family’s westside Chicago home
November 25, 2022, 4:29 PM
Chicago man charged in slaying of boy struck by stray bullet
November 25, 2022, 3:22 PM

Police: Ex-spouse fatally shoots 2, hurts 2 in Houston home

Police say a man believed to be a former spouse entered a Houston-area home and shot four people who were celebrating Thanksgiving, killing two and wounding two others Thursday evening
November 25, 2022, 3:22 PM
Police: Ex-spouse fatally shoots 2, hurts 2 in Houston home
November 25, 2022, 11:31 AM

Virginia Walmart mass shooting: Survivors and witnesses speak out

Survivors and witnesses of a mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Virginia, share their stories.
November 25, 2022, 11:31 AM
'Didn't say a word': Walmart employees speak out after mass shooting
November 25, 2022, 6:48 AM

New details emerge in deadly Walmart shooting

Survivor Jesse Wilczewski spoke with ABC News' correspondent Jay O'Brien about the attack and said the gunman spared her life.
November 25, 2022, 6:48 AM
New details emerge in deadly Walmart shooting
November 24, 2022, 11:13 PM

Group files emergency motion to stop Oregon gun control law

A gun rights group, sheriff and gun store owner filed motion in federal court.
November 24, 2022, 11:13 PM
November 24, 2022, 7:41 PM

Oklahoma deputy wounded, man killed in Thanksgiving shooting

Authorities say a 30-year-old man was killed and an Oklahoma sheriff’s deputy was wounded during a Thanksgiving shooting in the northwest of the state
November 24, 2022, 7:41 PM
Oklahoma deputy wounded, man killed in Thanksgiving shooting
November 24, 2022, 1:45 AM

12 recent mass shootings that gained national attention

The deadly shooting at a Walmart in Virginia is one of more than 600 mass shootings reported so far this year by the Gun Violence Archive.
November 24, 2022, 1:45 AM
12 recent mass shootings that gained national attention
November 23, 2022, 7:44 PM

7 people dead, including gunman, in Virginia Walmart shooting

Seven people have died, including the shooter, after a shooting at the Walmart on Sam's Circle in Chesapeake, Virginia, police say.
November 23, 2022, 7:44 PM
7 people dead, including gunman, in Virginia Walmart shooting
November 23, 2022, 7:39 PM

4 Philadelphia teens shot in drive-by near high school

Four students are injured from an apparent drive-by shooting shortly after their Philadelphia high school let out early for the day
November 23, 2022, 7:39 PM
Official says 4 Philly high school students shot near school
November 23, 2022, 1:27 AM

Colorado LGBTQ club shooting: Suspect used legally purchased assault-style rifle

A suspect is in custody after five people were killed and 17 were injured in a shooting at Club Q, an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, officials said.
November 23, 2022, 1:27 AM
Colorado LGBTQ club shooting: Suspect used legally purchased assault-style rifle
November 22, 2022, 3:35 PM

2 killed, 2 injured in shooting on Florida transit bus

Two people are dead and another two injured after a shooting on a public transit bus in Florida, police said.
November 22, 2022, 3:35 PM
2 killed, 2 injured in shooting on Florida transit bus
November 22, 2022, 2:50 PM

1 dead, at least 28 shot, including children, at Arkansas car show

The shooting took place in Dumas Saturday night.
November 22, 2022, 2:50 PM
1 dead, at least 28 shot, including children, at Arkansas car show
November 22, 2022, 1:57 PM

Arrest made in mass shooting at Arkansas car show that killed 1, injured 26

Brandon Deandra Knight was arrested after being released from the hospital Wednesday morning and charged with battery and aggravated assault.
November 22, 2022, 1:57 PM
Arrest made in mass shooting at car show that killed 1, injured 26
November 22, 2022, 5:29 AM

What we know about the Colorado Springs mass shooting victims

A bartender was one of the victims killed in a mass shooting at an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs late Saturday night, ABC News has learned.
November 22, 2022, 5:29 AM
What we know about the victims of the LGBTQ nightclub shooting so far
November 21, 2022, 2:10 AM

5 dead after shooting at Colorado LGBTQ+ club

A 22-year-old man is in custody after allegedly killing five and injuring more than two dozen more people, at the Club Q nightclub in Colorado Springs.
November 21, 2022, 2:10 AM
5 dead after shooting at Colorado LGBTQ+ club
November 21, 2022, 1:01 AM

Investigators look into past of suspected Colorado shooter

Anderson Lee Aldrich was arrested last year after allegedly threatening to harm his mother with a bomb and weapons.
November 21, 2022, 1:01 AM
Investigators look into past of suspected Colorado shooter
November 20, 2022, 10:50 PM

Suspect in custody after 5 killed in shooting at LGBTQ nightclub

Officials gave an update after five people were killed and more than a dozen others were injured in a shooting at an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado.
November 20, 2022, 10:50 PM
Suspect in custody after 5 killed in shooting at LGBTQ nightclub
November 20, 2022, 2:59 PM

5 dead after mass shooting at Colorado club

Five people are reportedly dead and more than a dozen were injured. Police have not said what the motive was, but Club Q alleges it was an attack on LGBTQ community.
November 20, 2022, 2:59 PM
5 dead after mass shooting at Colorado club
November 19, 2022, 2:14 AM

University of Virginia suspect allegedly shot football player as he slept: Prosecutor

A University of Virginia student appeared in court after he allegedly gunned down three classmates in a mass shooting on campus.
November 19, 2022, 2:14 AM
Virginia suspect allegedly shot football player as he slept: Prosecutor
November 18, 2022, 1:48 AM

3 Customs and Border Patrol agents shot and wounded off Puerto Rico

Three Customs and Border Patrol agents have been shot and wounded off the coast of Puerto Rico when they approached a suspected drug smuggling boat, with at least one gravely injured.
November 18, 2022, 1:48 AM
3 Customs and Border Patrol agents shot and wounded off Puerto Rico
November 17, 2022, 1:36 AM

Security guard killed in Chicago-area shopping mall shooting

Police say a security guard has died after being shot inside a Chicago-area shopping mall Wednesday
November 17, 2022, 1:36 AM
November 16, 2022, 9:54 PM

UVA shooting survivor describes witnessing the attack, attempts to save victim

University of Virginia student Ryan Lynch, who was on the bus when three UVA football players were shot and killed, spoke about her emotional experience.
November 16, 2022, 9:54 PM
UVA shooting survivor describes trying to save life of victim
November 16, 2022, 4:11 PM

How closing the violent misdemeanor loophole could curb gun violence

New research suggests four ways to curb gun violence, including closing a misdemeanor loophole and keeping guns away from people with histories of violence.
November 16, 2022, 4:11 PM
New research suggests these 4 policies could reduce gun violence
November 16, 2022, 3:45 AM

UVA survivor recounts shooting horror: 'I thought he was going to shoot me too'

ABC News' Linsey Davis spoke to University of Virginia student Ryan Lynch, who was on the bus when three UVA football players were shot and killed by a classmate.
November 16, 2022, 3:45 AM
UVA survivor recounts shooting horror: 'I thought he was going to shoot me too'
November 16, 2022, 2:52 AM

'It feels like a nightmare,' UVA football coach says after 3 players killed in mass shooting

Three football players were killed and two other students were injured in the Sunday night shooting.
November 16, 2022, 2:52 AM
'It feels like a nightmare,' UVA football coach says after 3 players killed
November 15, 2022, 2:16 PM

University of Virginia mass shooting: 3 football players killed, 2 students hurt; suspect apprehended

A suspect has been apprehended after at least three people were killed in a shooting at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville on Sunday night, authorities said.
November 15, 2022, 2:16 PM
3 football players killed in mass shooting at U. of Virginia, suspect apprehended
November 15, 2022, 12:56 AM

3 dead, 2 injured in shooting at University of Virginia

A suspect is in custody after three football players were killed and two other students were injured in a mass shooting at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville.
November 15, 2022, 12:56 AM
3 dead, 2 injured in shooting at University of Virginia
November 14, 2022, 10:57 PM

Suspect arrested after shooting leaves 3 University of Virginia football players dead

ABC News’ Faith Abubey and former FBI agent Brad Garrett break down the latest on a shooting at the University of Virginia that left three collegiate football players dead.
November 14, 2022, 10:57 PM
Suspect arrested after shooting leaves 3 University of Virginia football players dead
November 14, 2022, 3:55 PM

3 killed in University of Virginia shooting, suspect at large

Law enforcement agencies are "actively searching for the suspect," identified as Christopher Darnell Jones Jr., who is considered "armed and dangerous," according to the UVA Police Department.
November 14, 2022, 3:55 PM
3 killed in University of Virginia shooting, suspect at large
November 14, 2022, 12:16 PM

UVA shooting another instance of gun violence on college campuses

ABC News' Pierre Thomas discusses the mass shooting on University of Virginia’s campus that left at least three people dead and two more injured.
November 14, 2022, 12:16 PM
UVA shooting another instance of gun violence on college campuses
November 13, 2022, 4:19 PM

Shooting at Florida high school football game leaves 1 dead

A shooting outside a Florida high school football game has left one person dead and sent players and spectators scrambling to safety
November 13, 2022, 4:19 PM
November 12, 2022, 7:49 PM

Colorado police arrest suspect in shooting of 12-year-old

Police in Aurora, Colorado, say they have arrested a suspect as part of their investigation into a Friday shooting that left a 12-year-old boy dead and a 14-year-old boy wounded
November 12, 2022, 7:49 PM
November 12, 2022, 2:59 AM

Temple University students robbed at gunpoint

Temple University students were robbed Friday morning at an off-campus apartment, the school said.
November 12, 2022, 2:59 AM
Temple University students robbed at gunpoint
November 11, 2022, 8:32 PM

Suspect charged with attempted murder in alleged hate crime shooting of Black man

A suspect has been charged with attempted murder with a hate crime enhancement for allegedly shooting a Black man seven times.
November 11, 2022, 8:32 PM
Suspect charged with attempted murder in alleged hate crime shooting of Black man
November 9, 2022, 12:10 AM

Student killed in shooting at Seattle high school

A student was shot at Ingraham High School in Seattle Tuesday morning, and later died from the injuries, according to Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell.
November 9, 2022, 12:10 AM
High school student killed in 'targeted' shooting
November 8, 2022, 8:05 PM

Slain rapper Takeoff to be remembered at Atlanta celebration

Fans of the slain rapper Takeoff will gather to celebrate the 28-year-old’s life and musical contributions
November 8, 2022, 8:05 PM
Slain rapper Takeoff to be remembered at Atlanta celebration
November 7, 2022, 11:01 PM

1 killed, 5 wounded in shootings across Boston: Police

The shootings happened within a span of about 40 minutes on Sunday.
November 7, 2022, 11:01 PM
1 killed, 5 wounded in shootings across Boston: Police
November 7, 2022, 9:28 PM

At least 1 killed, 5 wounded in 3 separate shootings across Boston within minutes: Police

Police said the shootings happened in three different neighborhoods across Boston within a span of about 40 minutes.
November 7, 2022, 9:28 PM
1 killed, 5 wounded in 3 separate shootings across Boston within minutes: Police
November 7, 2022, 2:37 AM

Gunmen open fire outside bar, injuring 9

Philadelphia Deputy Commissioner John Stanford said seven of the victims were in stable condition and two were critical.
November 7, 2022, 2:37 AM
Gunmen open fire outside bar, injuring 9
November 5, 2022, 11:11 PM

Alleged shoplifter, security guard dead after exchanging gunfire at grocery store

An alleged shoplifter and a grocery store security guard are both dead after exchanging gunfire Friday morning, according to police.
November 5, 2022, 11:11 PM
Shoplifter, security guard dead after exchanging gunfire at grocery store: Police
November 5, 2022, 2:40 AM

Police arrest second teen for allegedly shooting Commanders player Brian Robinson Jr.

Two teenage suspects have been arrested for the attempted armed robbery and carjacking of Washington Commanders running back Brian Robinson Jr.
November 5, 2022, 2:40 AM
Police arrest second teen for allegedly shooting NFL player in robbery attempt
November 5, 2022, 1:48 AM

2 dead in Maryland supermarket shooting

An alleged shoplifter and a store security guard died after exchanging gunfire in a Giant grocery store in Oxon Hill, Maryland, Friday morning, according to police.
November 5, 2022, 1:48 AM
2 dead in Maryland supermarket shooting
November 3, 2022, 7:26 PM

3 shot in apparent human smuggling operation

Nine men were detained after police stopped two vehicles leaving a Houston-area hotel on Wednesday.
November 3, 2022, 7:26 PM
3 shot in apparent human smuggling operation
November 3, 2022, 7:11 PM

Manhunt underway in Chicago after 10 family members among 14 injured in Halloween drive-by shooting

Community members gathered for a prayer vigil in Chicago after a drive-by shooting on Halloween night left 14 injured, including 10 family members and three children.
November 3, 2022, 7:11 PM
'Traumatized': Community reacts to 10 family members being shot in drive-by
November 3, 2022, 6:25 PM

Manhunt continues after 14 shot on Halloween night

Police are searching for suspects after 14 people were shot on Monday night.
November 3, 2022, 6:25 PM
Manhunt continues after 14 shot on Halloween night
November 3, 2022, 4:01 PM

At least 3 shot in apparent human smuggling operation, police say

At least three people were shot in Houston on Wednesday during what police described as a human smuggling operation.
November 3, 2022, 4:01 PM
At least 3 shot in apparent human smuggling operation, police say
November 2, 2022, 10:34 PM

Victim lives in ‘constant fear’ after 2018 shooting

Samantha Fuentes gave a victim impact statement during a court hearing for Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz.
November 2, 2022, 10:34 PM
Victim lives in ‘constant fear’ after 2018 shooting
November 2, 2022, 8:14 PM

Suspect in wounding of 2 Newark police officers apprehended

Authorities have apprehended the suspect charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting and wounding two Newark police officers
November 2, 2022, 8:14 PM
Gunman who wounded 2 Newark police officers remains at large