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Florida girl and boy, armed with AK-47, in shootout with deputies

June 03, 2021 8:25 am

A 12-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl found guns inside a home they broke into in Enterprise, Florida, and fired on sheriff's deputies, the Volusia County sheriff's office said in a statement.

After Florida shooting, US grounds Saudi pilots, restricts military training

December 11, 2019 9:00 am

The suspension will affect nearly 900 Saudi students across the country, the Defense Department said Tuesday.

A year after Florida school shooting: Nearly 1,200 have died from guns

February 14, 2019 7:48 am

In the year since one of the worst school shootings in the United States, nearly 1,200 more children have lost their lives to guns in this country.

‘I have shot five people’: 21-year-old held in massacre at Florida Bank

January 24, 2019 8:05 am

Florida, which bears the official nickname the Sunshine State, is sometimes referred to as the Gunshine State because of its traditionally loose restrictions on firearms.

World news wrap: Trump finally relents, amid pressure over McCain

August 28, 2018 7:53 am

McCain had been an infuriating foil in a long-running feud over style and policy that did not end with the senator’s illness and death.

Who was Florida Jacksonville shooter David Katz?

August 27, 2018 9:01 am

David Katz died of self-inflicted wounds and his body was found with the two victims he shot, reports said.

Florida shooting: Gunman kills two at video game tournament in Jacksonville

August 27, 2018 9:00 am

Local media said the shooter had been competing in the tournament and lost, then apparently targetted other players before killing himself.

Alaska man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting

August 18, 2018 9:05 am

Santiago, of Anchorage, Alaska, admitted he opened fire with a handgun in a baggage area at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after traveling there on a one-way ticket.

Student wounded in shooting at a Florida high school, suspect arrested

April 21, 2018 1:11 pm

"I didn't shoot anyone," he said to reporters. He ignored most of the other questions until asked what he'd say to the shooting victim. That's when he said, "sorry."

Insurers' new business: "active shooter" policies for US schools

March 21, 2018 10:49 am

The costs can include victim lawsuits, building repairs, legal fees, medical expenses and trauma counseling, as well as media consultants, accountants to handle charitable contributions, and even reconstruction of buildings where bloodshed occurred.


How artists expressed solidarity with Orlando shooting victims through art on social media

June 13, 2016 6:16 pm

Artists from around the world have channelled their creativity to express solidarity with the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting.