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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

"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

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.

Florida shooting: Brother of suspect arrested for trespassing at school

Zachary Cruz told the arresting deputy that he was there to "reflect on the school shooting and to soak it in,'' according to the report.

Students around US stage huge walkout against gun violence

The demonstrations extended from Maine to Hawaii as students joined the youth-led surge of activism set off by the February 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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

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