Authorities still assessing why California shooter snapped
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Investigators are still trying to piece together what led a former Marine to open fire at a Southern California country music bar last week, killing 12 people before fatally shooting himself.
Authorities have not publicly shared what motive they think might ...
MONTCLAIR, Calif. (AP) — A second high school coach of the gunman who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar recalled him on Sunday as volatile and intimidating, and said that repeated complaints to school administrators about his behavior failed to prompt any discipline.
Evie Cluke ...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — One was a veteran police officer who didn’t hesitate to run toward danger. Another had survived the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Others include two friends who loved off-roading, a Marine veteran who dedicated his life to service and a recent ...
Father of shooting victim: ‘Cody, I love you’
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities trying to make sense of why a gunman killed 12 people at a Southern California bar are not publicly discussing what they’ve learned, but at least one Instagram post he made after beginning the massacre has emerged as an early focus.
Social media ...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Tel Orfanos lived through the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history only to lose his life in another one less than 10 minutes from his home barely a year later, a tragic coincidence that has devastated his friends and family.
The 27-year-old Navy ...
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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Neighbors of Ian David Long described the man who shot and killed 12 people at a country music bar as distant in public but combative with his mother inside the suburban Los Angeles home the two shared.
One ruckus in April was so extreme that they called law ...
College students out for a good time and a veteran lawman on patrol became heroes during a shooting at a country music bar by pulling people to safety and rushing into the gunfire.
Many of the scores of young people regularly went to Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The newly elected Democratic governor of California condemned politicians and gun advocates for normalizing mass shootings in the U.S., making the allegations in his first public appearance since winning office this week.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom was scheduled to speak ...
Democrats promise congressional action on gun control
WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly ascendant Democrats are promising congressional action on gun control amid a rash of mass shootings, including a late-night assault at a California bar that killed 12 people.
Measures including expanded background checks and a ban on assault-style weapons are likely ...
The shooting at a bar in southern California marks the second deadliest mass shooting in the U.S. in 2018.
A list of the deadliest mass shootings in the last year:
— Nov. 7, 2018: Ian David Long killed 12 people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, California, before taking his ...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Whitworth and most of his Los Angeles Rams teammates live within a few miles of their team’s training complex in Thousand Oaks. The Borderline Bar and Grill is only five miles south of their weekday headquarters in this placid suburban city.
The Rams all ...
Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State University’s president and board of trustees have committed $30,000 of their personal money to help cover law school costs for a man credited with confronting a shooter at a Tallahassee yoga studio and giving others time to escape.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities misrepresented a social media connection between the suspect in last month’s Pittsburgh synagogue massacre and a man whose relatives reported concerns about his behavior after the shooting to the FBI, a defense attorney said Friday.
A public defender ...
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The state commission investigating the Florida high school massacre began discussions Friday on what recommendations it will make regarding student safety, mental health and steps to prevent future school shootings.
The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Commission ...
Clergy demand investigation into guard’s shooting
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the panel investigating the Florida high school massacre (all times local):
The state commission investigating the Florida high school massacre is beginning discussions on what recommendations it will make regarding school safety, mental ...
Police: Hartford officer shoots knife-wielding man
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Hartford police say a man who was wielding a knife has been taken to the hospital in critical condition after being shot by a city officer responding to a reported domestic dispute.
The shooting happened at about 11 a.m. Friday.
Police say the man was said to ...
HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities say they believe a man fatally shot his wife in the head at their home, and then put a gun to his own head, killing himself.
Attorney General Gordon MacDonald said that police arriving at the Hooksett home Thursday afternoon found a written ...
Arizona man gets probation for Mexican gray wolf killing
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has pleaded guilty to shooting and killing an endangered Mexican gray wolf.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday that Jason William Kunkel, of Peoria, Arizona, was sentenced to five years of unsupervised probation after pleading guilty ...
Clergy, activists seek independent probe in guard’s death
MIDLOTHIAN, Ill. (AP) — A group of clergy and activists are calling for an independent investigation into a bar security guard’s fatal shooting by a suburban Chicago police officer.
About 50 people rallied Friday in the Midlothian police parking lot to protest Sunday’s slaying of ...
Devils Lake police officer cleared in fatal shooting
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota prosecutors say they will not charge a Devils Lake police officer who shot and killed a man earlier this summer.
Detective Brandon Potts killed 26-year-old Daniel Fuller on July 5 after officers responded to a call about a suspicious person. ...
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Child in 911 recording after shooting: ‘Mommy got hit’
GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — A series of 911 recordings show authorities received multiple reports of a shooting that killed four people and injured a fifth at a New Mexico home. One of the calls came from a child who says, “My mommy got hit.”
The calls reporting the domestic shooting Tuesday in ...
5 Oklahoma deputies cleared in man’s October fatal shooting
EL RENO, Okla. (AP) — Five Oklahoma law officers have been cleared in the fatal shooting of a man following a vehicle chase on Oct. 8.
Canadian County Sheriff Chris West said Friday that Maj. John Bridges, Lts. Bryan Dellinger and Jason Glass and deputies Chris Sonaggera and Christopher ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say the bodies of three men have been found at an apartment complex.
The Memphis Police Department says in a tweet that all three had suffered gunshot wounds. News outlets report the bodies were found Friday morning at Bent Tree Apartments in the ...
Hero teacher in school shooting: ‘This is not justice’
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis teacher who was shot inside his classroom by a 13-year-old student says he wishes Indiana law had allowed the boy to be charged as an adult.
Science teacher Jason Seaman was ...
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — A judge has committed a 56-year-old woman to a psychiatric facility after she and her boyfriend told a Texas church where a gunman killed more than two-dozen worshippers that the massacre was a hoax.
Man indicted for attempted murder in hospital shooting
NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of firing a gun inside an upstate New York hospital and setting off a massive manhunt has been indicted on attempted murder and robbery charges.
The Ulster County District Attorney’s office announced 42-year-old Joshua Stuart’s indictment ...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of shooting and wounding a police officer in South Carolina in 2013.
A Charleston County jury deliberated about 45 minutes Thursday night before returning a guilty verdict on a charge of attempted ...
2 suspects in custody for fatal Kenosha County shooting
TOWN OF WHEATLAND, Wis. (AP) — Two suspects, wounded by gunfire, have been arrested for a fatal shooting in Kenosha County that left a fourth person with gunshot injuries.
Sheriff David Beth said Friday the two male suspects, ages 17 and 20, went to a home in Salem Lakes Thursday about ...
WATERBURY, Vt. (AP) — A man who was shot and wounded by a Vermont state trooper has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges, including aggravated assault on a police officer.
Bernard Rougeau entered his plea Thursday, two days after he was released from a hospital.
Troopers were ...
Police shoot man outside bank branch in suburban Chicago
COUNTRY CLUB HILLS, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a south suburban Chicago police officer shot a man who drove a car into another officer in a busy commercial area.
The shooting happened Thursday night after Country Club Hills police were called about two men dragging another man into the ...
Michigan man sentenced to life in prison for 2nd slaying
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man who already was imprisoned for killing his half brother has been sentenced to life in prison for a second slaying.
Twenty-three-year-old Royale Runyon was given the most-recent punishment Thursday in Kent County Circuit Court. Runyon
Oklahoma court upholds conviction in fatal New Year shooting
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the second-degree murder conviction of an Oklahoma City teenager in a fatal New Year’s party shooting.
The court on Thursday rejected appeals by 22-year-old Kaylin Mixon, who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the ...
Another suspect arrested in fatal shooting of 10-year-old
WASHINGTON (AP) — Police in the nation’s capital say they’ve arrested a fourth suspect in the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old girl who was killed when gunshots were fired into a crowd.
News outlets report D.C. police announced Thursday the arrest of 24-year-old Mark Tee Price, who’s ...
ID released for man killed by Alabama police officers
HAYNEVILLE, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama Bureau of Investigation agent has released the name of a man fatally shot by Hayneville police officers serving outstanding arrest warrants.
Agent Joe Herman
2 teens in separate cars shot, wounded on interstate ramp
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say two teenagers driving separate cars were shot and wounded on an interstate ramp in Indianapolis.
State police say the shooting happened early Friday at the exit ramp from southbound I-65 to Southport Road. Police say both teens had injuries that weren’t ...
Alabama prosecutor shot, suspect killed
Police release 911 calls from warehouse shooting suspect
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two hours after authorities say a 30-year-old man shot and wounded three co-workers at an Albuquerque warehouse, he called 911 to tell police he had been the one who opened fire at his workplace after hearing voices in his head.
In a pair of 911 calls released ...
TROY, Ala. (AP) — Cortez Edwards scored 26 points on 11-of-16 shooting from the floor to propel Southern Miss to an 81-66 victory over Troy on Thursday night.
The Golden Eagles (3-0) shot 53 percent from the floor, including 45 percent (13 of 29) from 3-point range. Edwards nailed 4 of his ...
3rd victim of bar shooting in Arizona town of Globe has died
GLOBE, Ariz. (AP) — A third victim in a bar shooting in the eastern Arizona town of Globe has died.
A cousin of 22-year-old Ashley Sanchez says she died of her injuries Thursday at a Chandler hospital.
Sanchez was one of four people shot Sunday night with 44-year-old Cristi Licano ...
Man accused in newspaper shootings to face trial next June
BALTIMORE (AP) — A judge has set a June 2019 trial date for a man accused of fatally shooting five staff members of the Maryland newspaper Capital Gazette earlier this year.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A man has been indicted in the fatal New Orleans shooting of a Black Lives Matter activist remembered for leaping through police tape to seize a Confederate battle flag during a South Carolina protest.
District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro’s office says 27-year-old Roosevelt ...
Thousands warmly recall officer hailed as bar shooting hero
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. (AP) — The sheriff’s sergeant who gave his life saving others during a mass shooting last week was remembered warmly Thursday as a deeply religious man devoted to family who could be counted on to never hesitate a moment to put his own life on the line if it meant ...
Wyoming student faces 9 counts of attempted murder
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The 14-year-old junior high student who brought two handguns and 36 rounds of ammunition to a Wyoming school and threatened to shoot another student and staff members faces nine counts of attempted first-degree murder.
Each of the nine counts is for a potential victim ...
The Latest: Colorado deputies shoot, kill armed suspect
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a man who was fatally shot by sheriff’s deputies southeast of Denver (all times local):
Multiple sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a man they say reached for a gun after he fled the scene of a reported domestic disturbance southeast of ...