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October 9, 2015
18-year-old opens fire at Arizona university; one dead, three wounded
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - An 18-year-old student opened fire with a handgun on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff early on Friday, killing one person and wounding three others, before police took him into custody in the latest in a series of U.S. school shootings,...
October 9, 2015 - 11:35am
October 1, 2015
Update: Gunman opens fire at Oregon college, killing 13
ROSEBURG, Ore. (Reuters) - A gunman opened fire at a community college in southern Oregon on Thursday, killing 13 people and wounding some 20...
October 1, 2015 - 6:09pm
December 27, 2013
Connecticut police to release Newtown massacre documents today
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Connecticut state police plan to release a trove of documents on Friday tied to their investigation of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year that killed 20 children and six adults, the agency said on its website.
December 27, 2013 - 7:35am
December 13, 2013
Shooting reported at Colorado high school, two may be hurt: reports
Police were responding to reports of a shooting at a Colorado high school on Friday in which two people may have been wounded, local media reported.
December 13, 2013 - 2:37pm
October 21, 2013
Update: Police: Student killed staffer at Nevada school
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire on campus just before the starting bell Monday, wounding two boys and killing...
October 21, 2013 - 1:19pm
2 dead, 2 boys hurt in Nevada school shooting
SPARKS, Nev. (AP) — Police say two people are dead and two more are injured in a shooting at Sparks Middle School in northern Nevada Monday morning.
October 21, 2013 - 11:58am
October 15, 2013
Confidentiality required for Sandy Hook school demolition crews
BOSTON (Reuters) - Workers tearing down Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, site of one of Americas worst school shootings, have been required by the town to sign confidentiality agreements barring them from discussing or photographing the site.
October 15, 2013 - 3:43pm
August 21, 2013
Police: Ga. school shooting suspect had nearly 500 rounds
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Police say the suspect in a Georgia school shooting had nearly 500 rounds of ammunition with him.
August 21, 2013 - 2:06pm
January 22, 2013
Texas campus issues alert amid reports of shooter
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston-area community college went into lockdown Tuesday afternoon amid reports of a shooter on campus. Lone Star College System issued an alert on its website Tuesday telling students and faculty on its Houston-area campus in north Harris County to take immediate...
January 22, 2013 - 1:50pm
December 21, 2012
NRA calls for armed police officer in every school
By Philip Elliott Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be...
December 21, 2012 - 11:45am
December 19, 2012
New Plateaus blog: Solution to gun violence won't come from politics
By Brandon Ferdig Newplateaus.areavoices.com
December 19, 2012 - 9:02am
December 18, 2012
Red Lake grads to offer comfort to Newtown, Conn., families
RED LAKE – Justin Jourdain is among the few people who just might be able to understand. Jourdain, a 2008 graduate of Red Lake High School,...
December 18, 2012 - 11:27pm
December 17, 2012
Sweet Conclusions blog: Crying tears of the brokenhearted for Newtown
By Gavin Hill Sweetconclusions.areavoices.com
December 17, 2012 - 8:52am
December 14, 2012
Gunman killed in Conn. elementary school shooting
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut on Friday ended with the shooter dead and at least one teacher wounded...
December 14, 2012 - 10:50am