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Victim in Colourado school shooting was 18-year-old senior

Victim in Colourado school shooting was 18-year-old senior

The 18-year-old student killed in a shooting at a suburban Denver school was a high school senior days away from graduating, police said as they continued to search for a motive in the attack that also wounded eight people.

US reels from deadly synagogue attack

US reels from deadly synagogue attack

A teenage gunman who wrote a hate-filled manifesto opened fire at a synagogue in California on Saturday, killing one person and injuring three others including the rabbi ...

Facing arrest, former Peru president kills self

Facing arrest, former Peru president kills self

Peru's former president Alan Garcia died in hospital on Wednesday after shooting himself in the head at his home as police were about to arrest him in a sprawling corruption case, a party official said. He was 69.

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire in border clashes: Gaza ministry

A Palestinian teen was shot dead by the Israeli army Friday during renewed clashes on the Gaza border, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said.

Grammy-nominated US rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead

Grammy-nominated US rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead

Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot dead in the US city of Los Angeles Sunday, sparking an outpouring of grief from fellow celebrities as the city's mayor blamed ‘senseless gun violence.’

New Zealand burials start as PM urges 'united front' on social media

New Zealand burials start as PM urges 'united front' on social media

A Syrian refugee and his son were buried in New Zealand on Wednesday in the first funerals of those killed in the twin mosque massacre as Kiwis braced for days of emotional farewells following the mass slayings.

New Zealand pledges gun control as mosque 'gunman' sacks lawyer

New Zealand pledges gun control as mosque 'gunman' sacks lawyer

New Zealand will tighten gun laws in the wake of its worst modern-day massacre, the government said Monday, as it emerged the white supremacist accused of carrying out the killings at two mosques will represent himself in court.

Nine dead, including 5 children, in Brazil shooting; 17 others also shot

Nine dead, including 5 children, in Brazil shooting; 17 others also shot

At least nine people were killed at a Brazilian elementary school where two young men were seen entering the building and firing weapons early on Wednesday, according to Sao Paulo police.

Zambia opposition accuse police of shooting during rally

Zambia opposition accuse police of shooting during rally

Zambia's opposition on Saturday accused police of opening fire during a rally, causing the party's leader to fear for his safety as political tensions rattle the country.

Thai man kills six family members after New Year's party

Thai man kills six family members after New Year's party

A Thai man shot and killed six family members, including his two young children, before killing himself after a New Year's party, the police said on Tuesday.

Two dead, multiple wounded in US Yoga studio shooting

Two dead, multiple wounded in US Yoga studio shooting

A gunman killed two people and injured several others at a Yoga studio in Florida's state capital Tallahassee Friday before apparently taking his own life, the local police chief said.

Top Afghan official killed in shooting, US general unhurt

Top Afghan official killed in shooting, US general unhurt

Gen. Abdul Razeq, one of Afghanistan's most powerful security officials, was killed on Thursday when a bodyguard opened fire following a meeting in the governor's compound in the southern province of Kandahar ...