Stories tagged: shooting
THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2017, 8:45 A.M.
$3.35 million settlement for family of black teen killed by officer
Relatives of an unarmed black teenager who was fatally shot by police in Madison, Wisconsin, say they have settled a federal civil rights lawsuit for $3.35 million.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 12:31 P.M.
Idaho man gets 7 years in accidental shooting of 10-year-old
An Idaho man involved in a shooting that injured a 10-year-old girl struck by a stray bullet has been sentenced to at least seven years in prison.
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 3:39 P.M.
Supreme Court seems split in case of boy’s death near border
Examining a tragic shooting death on the U.S. border with Mexico, a divided Supreme Court on Tuesday puzzled over the rights of foreigners to sue in American courts.
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 12:41 P.M.
Israeli soldier sentenced to 18 months for shooting disarmed Palestinian attacker
A military tribunal sentenced an Israeli soldier to 18 months in prison on Tuesday in the killing of a disarmed Palestinian attacker, noting the army medic showed no remorse for …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 10:55 A.M.
Two Beaverton police officers shoot, kill man on roof
A Beaverton police spokesman says two officers have shot and killed a man standing on a roof.
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 6:05 A.M.
Supreme Court weighs case of Mexican boy slain across border
Sixty feet and the U.S-Mexico border separated the unarmed, 15-year-old Mexican boy and the U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed him with a gunshot to the head early on a …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 8:54 P.M.
Man sentenced to 112 years for Seattle Pacific shooting in 2014
A mentally ill man who killed one student and wounded two others at Seattle Pacific University in 2014 – a shooting inspired by the Columbine High School massacre a decade …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 12:01 P.M.
Police detain shooter near California zoo; many shots fired
Officials say a gunman who fired numerous shots Friday morning in east Oakland near the Oakland Zoo has been disarmed and is in police custody.
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 8:37 A.M.
Mount Vernon shooting suspect charged with additional count of attempted murder
The 44-year-old man charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting Mount Vernon police officer Mike “Mick” McClaughry was charged Thursday with an additional count of attempted murder.
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 11:39 A.M.
FBI: White felon bought gun for Dylan Roof-style attack
Authorities say a 29-year-old white supremacist and convicted felon bought a gun from an undercover FBI agent in South Carolina that he said he wanted to use in “the spirit …
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 11:24 A.M.
Man pleads guilty to buying rifles in San Bernardino attack
A California man pleaded guilty Thursday to providing the high-powered rifles used to kill 14 people in the San Bernardino terror attack.
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 11:21 A.M.
Death penalty considered for men accused of shooting teen
Prosecutors are considering seeking the death penalty against two Buhl men accused of killing a high school student last year.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 4:14 P.M.
Wisconsin boy, 14, charged in fatal shooting of two brothers during robbery attempt
A 14-year-old boy accused of killing two teenage brothers during a failed home robbery in suburban Milwaukee told investigators he fired his gun after getting scared during a struggle with …
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 5:06 P.M.
Chicago toddler shot and killed in latest spasm of violence
A Chicago toddler was shot and killed on Tuesday in what police suspect was a “gang hit” on a man in a vehicle with her, just a few days after …
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 12:21 P.M.
Medical Examiner: Portland officer did not shoot teen in the back
Police say a Portland officer who shot and killed a 17-year-old fired three shots. The Oregonian/OregonLive reported that state medical examiner Dr. Karen Gunson said Monday that despite social media …
SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 4:30 P.M.
Wounded Oregon state trooper leaves hospital after Christmas shooting
An Oregon State Police trooper who was shot several times during a Christmas night shooting is out of the hospital.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 12:44 P.M.
Bond for Texas murder suspect set at whopping $4 billion
A Texas court official has imposed a $4 billion bond on a 25-year-old man charged in a fatal shooting.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 5:30 A.M.
In brief: Action shooters recruiting members
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 10:49 A.M.
S. Idaho man who shot at police gets 20 years in prison
A south-central Idaho man who fired shots at a Twin Falls sheriff’s sergeant during a high-speed chase has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
MONDAY, FEB. 6, 2017, 6:30 A.M.
Trapshooters smoke targets to ward off winter blues
Asked why she’s devoting a portion of eight Saturdays from January into March to trapshooting at the Spokane Gun Club, Shel Giese noted that she’s a member of the American …
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 11:35 P.M.
Mount Vernon officer shot in head making strides in recovery
Officer Mike McClaughry doesn’t remember the shooting that left him blind. He doesn’t remember his grandchildren.
UPDATED: MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 7:09 P.M.
Six counts of murder for Quebec mosque attack suspect
A French Canadian suspect known for his far-right, nationalist views was charged Monday with six counts of first-degree murder and five counts of attempted murder in the shooting rampage at …
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 1:34 P.M.
School shootings rise when economy struggles, study suggests
A new study finds that school shootings rise when the economy tanks, even as violent crime in general appears to be unaffected. Researchers analyzed data from 379 shootings in schools …
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 1:33 P.M.
Authorities: Lynnwood officer fatally shoots man who was holding knife
Authorities say a Lynnwood officer fatally shot a man police say brandished a knife and advanced at officers.
MONDAY, JAN. 30, 2017, 11:27 A.M.
‘It was a slaughter’: Deadly terrorist attack at mosque leaves Quebec shaken
Gunmen attacked a suburban Quebec City mosque as worshipers were finishing their prayers Sunday night, killing six people and wounding 19 others, five of them critically – a horrific assault …
SATURDAY, JAN. 28, 2017, 4:42 P.M.
Hunting, fishing organizations fume over pending lead restrictions for ammo, tackle
Some hunting, shooting and fishing organizations are fuming over
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 8:17 A.M.
Six shot, including 12-year-old girl, at memorial for slain woman in Chicago
The mourners had gathered near a street corner in Chatham on Chicago’s South Side on Wednesday evening, around teddy bears, balloons, candles and a poster memorializing a woman killed near …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 8:20 P.M.
Shooting suspect charged with attempted murder of Bonner County deputies
Adam Deacon Foster has been officially charged with two counts for attempted first-degree murder in connection with the shooting of two Bonner County deputies.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 5:16 P.M.
Browne’s Addition shooting reportedly over drug debt
A shooting in Browne’s Addition shortly after midnight Tuesday reportedly happened after the victim and the suspected gunman, James A. Tibbets, argued over a drug debt, court documents state.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 9:55 A.M.
Suspect dies after armed confrontation with police in Kuna
Idaho State Police are investigating after eight officers fired at and killed a suspect after a confrontation in Kuna.