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UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 9:42 p.m.

Philadelphia gunman in custody after hourslong standoff

Six police officers have been shot by a gunman in Philadelphia, and two others were trapped inside with him in a standoff that continued into the night.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 8:49 p.m.

Central Washington University offering counseling, safety advice following false active-shooter call

A day after a false report of an active shooter on campus, Central Washington University is offering counseling to students and staff who may have been affected by the incident.

Rep. Ruppersberger at Walter Reed hospital amid reports of an active shooter

U.S. Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., where reports of an active shooter sent the facility into a lockdown on Tuesday …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 8:56 p.m.

Four dead, including suspect, after Maryland warehouse shooting

An employee at a Rite Aid warehouse opened fire at work Thursday, killing three people before taking her own life, authorities said. Several other people were wounded.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 11:12 p.m.

Suspect in custody after hostage situation near Tacoma

Police say an armed man was shot and taken into custody in what may have been a robbery gone wrong near Tacoma.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 1:16 p.m.

911 call amid training at base sets off active shooter fears

An Air Force base in Ohio said there was not an active shooter incident Thursday, just hours after authorities in armored vehicles and unmarked cars swarmed the base amid reports …

Bellevue’s Valve pulls school-shooting video game off site after backlash

Bellevue gaming company Valve removed a game developer from its website Tuesday after online outrage over a video game depicting a school shooting.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 6:17 p.m.

For second time in two years, he got the same text from his fiancee: ‘Active shooter’

J.C. Monticone had just gotten a text message from his fiancee Sunday night. It was the same two words he’d heard from her on Dec. 2, 2015, when Melissa Castruita …

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 1:43 a.m.

At least 20 dead in Las Vegas Strip shooting; 100 wounded

At least 20 people were killed and 100 wounded during a shooting at an outdoor music festival on the Las Vegas Strip late Sunday.

Huckleberries: A marriage that can survive early hickeys has clout

Few marriage manuals talk about hickeys. And there’s probably a good reason for that. But a how-to manual by Bob and Paige Bingham mentions hickeys right off. In the “Introduction.” …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 1:27 p.m.

Ohio State University attack being investigated as possible terrorism

A man plowed his car into a group of pedestrians at Ohio State University and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to death by …

False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport creates panic

Police say they are searching the terminals and social media posts show many people fleeing Los Angeles International Airport amid rumors of a possible shooting.

Active shooter class in Kootenai County offers lessons in survival

The first “active shooter” survival class offered to the public by the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office offered this basic advice – run, don’t hide.