Stories tagged: shooting
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 7:30 a.m.
Dakota Runge, the teen shot Monday in east Spokane, battles for life
Dakota Runge turned 17 years old in his hospital bed Wednesday, hooked up to machines as doctors treat him for a gunshot wound to the back of the head.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 12:20 p.m.
Judge formally sentences Dylann Roof to death
CHARLESTON, S.C. – A judge has formally sentenced Dylann Roof to death for killing nine black worshippers in a racist massacre at a Charleston church. U.S. Judge Richard Gergel handed …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
Injured Oregon state trooper was shot 12 times, family says
The family of a wounded Oregon State Police trooper says he was shot 12 times on Christmas night.
Tue., Jan. 10, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Girl gets back special teddy bear lost in airport shooting
Yards from where workers finished the cleanup from the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting, a girl was reunited Tuesday with the teddy bear she left behind while fleeing.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Where’s Rufus? Search is on for special teddy bear lost during airport shooting
In the middle of a violent frenzy Friday afternoon at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, after a gunman opened fire at a baggage claim terminal, Canadian traveler Kim Lariviere left behind …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Fort Lauderdale airport shooting suspect gets public defender in court
The Iraq war veteran held in the fatal shooting of five people inside Fort Lauderdale’s airport was appointed a federal public defender on Monday after telling a judge that he …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
Spokane Police searching for shooter in East Central neighborhood
Spokane Police officers are searching for a man who apparently shot another man in the head early Monday morning.
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Mexican prosecutors say suspect in shooting is U.S. citizen
MEXICO CITY – Mexican prosecutors said Sunday that they have detained a U.S. citizen as the main suspect in the shooting of an official at the U.S. consulate in the …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 7:45 p.m.
IDs, phones, bags among 25,000 items lost in Florida airport rampage
Dan and Janice Kovacs and their two children were passing through airport security when the gunfire erupted. They were shoeless – with wallets, passports and carry-on items chugging along a …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Ft. Lauderdale airport shooting suspect ‘lost his mind’ after tour in Iraq, family says
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Fort Lauderdale attack may revive debate over security screening at airport entrances
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Gunman kills five at Fort Lauderdale airport
Police said five people were killed in a shooting Friday afternoon at the Fort Lauderdale international airport that also sent several others to the hospital.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Cascade Mall shooting suspect to undergo competency evaluation
The 20-year-old Oak Harbor man charged with five counts of aggravated murder for the Sept. 23 shooting at Cascade Mall did not enter a plea Thursday in Skagit County Superior …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Roof to jurors: ‘Nothing wrong with me psychologically’
Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there’s nothing wrong with him psychologically and that …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Prosecutors file 5 murder counts in Washington mall shooting
Prosecutors say they plan to file charges against the man accused of fatally shooting five people at a Burlington, Washington, shopping mall in September.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Istanbul on alert as hunt for gunman reaches 4th day
Police increased security around Istanbul on Wednesday and detained some 20 people with suspected links to the deadly New Year’s Eve night club attack as the hunt for the gunman …
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Boise police officer paralyzed after shooting
A Boise police officer seriously injured in a shooting in November while searching for a suspect is paralyzed from the waist down.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Man shot dead at New Year’s party in Redmond
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed at a large New Year’s Eve party at an apartment complex in Redmond.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 12:47 p.m.
Cascade Mall shooting suspect to appear in court Jan. 6
The man accused of killing five people in a shooting Sept. 23 at Cascade Mall in Burlington is set to be back in court Jan. 6.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 11:39 a.m.
Wounded Mount Vernon police officer continues to improve
Mount Vernon police officer Mike McClaughry has made further improvements this week while at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, said Mount Vernon police Lt. Chris Cammock.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 9:11 a.m.
Separate Portland shootings leave 2 wounded
Portland police are investigating a pair of early Thursday shootings.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 6:31 p.m.
China says 4 people shot dead after attack in Xinjiang
Four people detonated explosives at a Communist Party office in the far western region of Xinjiang, killing one person and injuring three others, according to local authorities who described it …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 12:42 p.m.
Pacific Power unveils community memorial for Umpqua tragedy
A memorial honoring how the community came together after the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College has been unveiled south of Roseburg.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 10:20 a.m.
Dylann Roof won’t work to spare his life in church massacre
Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof says he won’t call any witnesses or present evidence while representing himself during the punishment phase of his death penalty trial, but he is working …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 9:47 a.m.
Trooper still critical after shooting
An Oregon State Police trooper wounded in a Christmas night gunbattle was able to high-five his wife when he woke up from his first surgery, but he has more operations …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 9:43 a.m.
Mall shooting, Sounders’ MLS Cup top 2016 Washington stories
A shooting at a Skagit County shopping mall that killed five people ranging in age from 16 to 95 was voted the state’s top news story of 2016 by Associated …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 2:19 p.m.
Carjacking, shootings snarl busy Phoenix-area freeway
A man carjacked a driver at gunpoint in Phoenix then wounded two people after the vehicle crashed on a busy Arizona freeway and he tried to commandeer other cars to …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 1:27 p.m.
Nearly 50 people shot in Chicago over holiday weekend
Five people were wounded in shootings in Chicago early Monday, bringing to almost 50 the number of people shot in the city since Christmas weekend began Friday afternoon.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 11:18 a.m.
Homes, cars damaged in Kennewick drive-by
Kennewick police are investigating a drive-by shooting that caused Christmas Day property damage.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 8:34 a.m.
State trooper wounded in Oregon shootout; suspect killed
Authorities said an Oregon State Police trooper suffered life-threatening injuries when he was shot by a homicide suspect late Christmas night.