Shootings

January 10, 2020 - 12:16 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — At least two people were killed at an elementary school in northern Mexico Friday, when an 11-year-old opened fire on his teacher and classmates with two guns, authorities said. Coahuila state Gov. Miguel Angel Riquelme said the sixth-grade shooter and his teacher died. The...
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January 09, 2020 - 6:28 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's defense ministry says four Turkish soldiers have been killed in northeastern Syria. The ministry said the soldiers were killed in a car bombing attack Wednesday while they were conducting road checks. The Turkish military death toll stands at 20 since October, when Turkey...
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Michelle Balogh, right, and Kelly Willis speak to reporters Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 following the sentencing of the Mexican man who killed their brother, U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry, in December 2010, outside court in Tucson, Ariz. Heraclio Osorio-Arellanes, convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry, in a case that exposed a botched federal gun program known as "Fast and Furious" has been sentenced to life in prison. A federal judge sentenced Osorio-Arellanes in a Tucson courtroom after hearing tearful statements from the sisters of Brian Terry. (Astríd Galván)
January 08, 2020 - 1:53 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A man convicted of shooting a U.S. Border Patrol agent nine years ago in a case that exposed a botched federal gun operation known as “Fast and Furious” was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison. U.S. District Judge David C. Bury sentenced Heraclio Osorio-Arellanes to the...
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Police inspect the scene of a shooting in downtown Ottawa on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020. Ottawa paramedics said they've taken three people to hospital following the shooting. The three suffered gunshot wounds and were in serious condition, paramedic superintendent Hilton Radford said. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
January 08, 2020 - 11:38 am
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Ottawa police said Wednesday one person was killed and three seriously injured in a shooting in a central part of the city. Acting Insp. Francois D'Aoust said police were looking for a suspect. Officers were called to the scene at Gilmour Street at about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday...
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January 06, 2020 - 1:51 pm
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A man and a teenage boy were shot dead at an outdoor toy market in a rough area of Mexico City as residents were in the middle of Three Kings’ Day celebrations, when Mexican children traditionally receive holiday presents, police reported Monday. The Citizens Security Department...
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Riot police officers secure the area after a man attacked passerby Friday Jan.3, 2020 in Villejuif, south of Paris. A man armed with a knife rampaged through a Paris park attacking passers-by seemingly at random Friday, killing at least one person and injuring two others before police shot him dead, officials said. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
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January 04, 2020 - 2:05 pm
PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors said a knife attack on Friday that left one man dead and two women injured in a park in the Paris area is being treated as terror-related. In a statement Saturday, they said investigations over the past few hours revealed that the assailant, who was shot dead by...
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January 04, 2020 - 12:54 pm
DALLAS (AP) — The autopsy of a man fatally shot by two state troopers following a Dallas traffic stop shows he had 16 gunshot wounds, including shots to the head, front and back torso and both legs. The Dallas Morning News obtained the Dallas County Medical Examiner's autopsy report for 27-year-old...
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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2019 file photo, people carry the coffin of Agatha Sales Felix, who was hit by a a stray bullet, at a cemetery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Police eventually announced that it was an officer who fired the shot that killed the 8-year-old girl. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo, File)
January 02, 2020 - 3:07 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Shootings in the greater Rio de Janeiro metro area dropped nearly 24 percent in 2019, according to data published Thursday. There were 7,363 shootings in 2019, down from 9,642 in 2018, according to the Fogo Cruzado organization, which compiled and verified the data. The group...
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January 02, 2020 - 10:21 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya police say four people have been killed on Thursday in two ambushes in which passenger buses were fired on by gunmen suspected to be Islamic extremists in the country's eastern coastal area. In the first attack, three men were killed when a bus was sprayed with gunfire...
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This image made from Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, video of an officer body camera provided by the Omaha Police Department shows a fatal exchange of gunfire with Terry Hudson. A man with a gray shirt seen under an officer's arms is Hudson. Police in Nebraska have fatally shot the suspect after the man approached officers with his gun raised and yelling “kill me." Officers then found a woman fatally shot inside the apartment where the domestic disturbance occurred that prompted the call to police. The date and time on the photo shows the UTC time. (Omaha Police Department via AP)
January 01, 2020 - 4:56 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police in Nebraska fatally shot a suspect at an apartment complex after the man approached officers with his gun raised and yelling “kill me," Omaha police said Wednesday. Officers then found a woman dead inside an apartment that was the location of the domestic disturbance that...
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