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Police say Virginia Beach gunman was disgruntled city engineer

Police say Virginia Beach gunman was disgruntled city engineer

The gunman who killed 12 people at a Virginia Beach municipal building before dying in a gun battle with police was identified on Saturday as a disgruntled city engineer and co-worker of most of the victims.

Dismissed employee kills 5 co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

Dismissed employee kills 5 co-workers in Illinois factory shooting

A gunman opened fire at an Illinois factory just after receiving notice of termination from his job there on Friday, killing five fellow workers and wounding five policemen before he was slain by police, authorities said.

Gunman kills 12 including deputy in crowded California bar

Gunman kills 12 including deputy in crowded California bar

A US Marine Corps veteran opened fire on a crowd of mostly college students and young adults dancing at a crowded country and western bar in a suburb of Los Angeles late on Wednesday ...

Gunman kills 3 at Cincinnati bank; police shoot him dead

Gunman kills 3 at Cincinnati bank; police shoot him dead

The shooter began firing inside a loading dock at the Fifth Third Bank near Fountain Square, police said, before entering the lobby where he exchanged fire with law enforcement.

Police search for motive in Florida mass shooting

Police search for motive in Florida mass shooting

Police searched on Monday for a motive in the third mass shooting in Florida in two years, which left two people dead and 11 wounded in Jacksonville, before the gunman killed himself at a video game tournament.

Toronto shooting leaves 2 dead including gunman, 13 hurt

Toronto shooting leaves 2 dead including gunman, 13 hurt

The suspect is believed to have opened fire at police before killing himself, Global News quoted a Toronto police source as saying.

Woman dies in Los Angeles supermarket hostage drama

Woman dies in Los Angeles supermarket hostage drama

During the shootout, the suspect was wounded in the arm, Mayor Eric Garcetti said, adding that one woman was shot in the store and later declared dead at the scene.

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

3 dead in suspected 'terror' shooting in Belgian city

The shooting occurred around 10:30 am near a high school on a major artery in the city, which lies some 90 kilometres east of Brussels..

Gunman kills three at Tennessee restaurant: police

Gunman kills three at Tennessee restaurant: police

The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department said in a statement that the shooting occurred at a Waffle House in Antioch, a suburb southeast of Nashville, at 3:25 am.

Three people killed in shooting, hostage-taking in France

Three people killed in shooting, hostage-taking in France

Police later stormed the supermarket in the small town of Trebes and Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said on Twitter that the attacker had been killed.

Gunman and three hostages found dead at California veterans home

Gunman and three hostages found dead at California veterans home

Three women and a gunman who held them hostage at a California veterans home were found dead late on Friday, bringing a tragic end to an all-day standoff with police at the sprawling facility ...

Israelis kill Palestinian gunman blamed for West Bank ambush

Israelis kill Palestinian gunman blamed for West Bank ambush

Two Israeli police commandos were wounded in the raid in the city of Jenin, a spokesman said. Such flare-ups have been rare in the West Bank.