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New Zealand bans semi-automatic and assault rifles after mass shooting

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Thursday that military style semi-automatics and assault rifles will be banned.

New Zealand mosque shootings kill at least 49, seriously wound 20

At least one gunman killed 49 people and wounded more than 20 during Friday prayers at two New Zealand mosques in the country's worst ever mass shooting.

Gunman targeting Jews kills 11 in Pittsburgh synagogue

A gunman yelling, “All Jews must die,” stormed a Pittsburgh synagogue during Saturday services, killing 11 worshippers and wounding six other people before he was arrested.
October 28, 2018 | 10:24 am GMT+7

Toronto shooting leaves 2 dead including gunman, 13 hurt

Two people including the gunman are dead and 13 wounded in Toronto after a shooting on Sunday.
July 23, 2018 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

'Loner' student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school

Santa Fe High School joined a long list of U.S. campuses where students and faculty have been killed in a spray of gunfire.
May 19, 2018 | 11:31 am GMT+7

US congressman pulls loaded gun at constituent meeting

He did that during a meeting with gun control activists on Friday in a bid to prove that firearms are not responsible for violence.
April 07, 2018 | 09:07 am GMT+7

Florida lawmakers pass gun-school safety bill 3 weeks after massacre

The bill allows the arming of some public school employees and raises the legal age for buying rifles.
March 08, 2018 | 08:45 am GMT+7

Corporate partners cut cord with NRA as ground shifts in gun debate

The social media-fueled campaign has led a range of corporations, from a major insurer to three car rental brands, to sever relationships with the gun rights advocacy group.
February 24, 2018 | 08:41 am GMT+7

Armed deputy at Florida high school resigns after failing to engage shooter

The shooting reportedly lasted six minutes, and he arrived at the freshman building about 90 seconds after the first shots.
February 23, 2018 | 08:17 am GMT+7

Gun lobby chief slams 'politicization' of Florida school shooting

National Rifle Association chief Wayne LaPierre hit back at what he called 'the shameful politicization of tragedy.'
February 23, 2018 | 07:48 am GMT+7

Trump backs improved background checks on gun buys

Trump is receptive to a proposal that would require more prompt reporting to a national database of offenses that would bar an individual from buying a firearm.
February 20, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Students plan protests, Washington march, to demand gun control after mass shooting

“We’re the ones who are having shooters come into our classrooms and our spaces.”
February 19, 2018 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Firearms debate rages as Florida rally coincides with gun show

The shooter 'wouldn’t have harmed that many students with a knife!' says a student survivor.
February 18, 2018 | 06:11 pm GMT+7

FBI admits failure to act on Florida school gunman, draws anger

The FBI said it had received a tip warning that the accused possessed a gun, the desire to kill and the potential to commit a school shooting.
February 17, 2018 | 09:14 am GMT+7

White supremacist-linked teen confesses to Florida shooting

President Donald Trump suggested the root cause of the violence was a crisis of mental health while avoiding any talk of gun curbs.
February 16, 2018 | 09:08 am GMT+7
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