(HOUSTON) -- At least two people were killed and three others injured in a string of six separate shootings across Houston on Wednesday evening, police said. The shootings occurred within a few hours of each other and are still under investigation. The first happened in... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- A Georgia district attorney will seek the death penalty and hate crimes charges against Atlanta spa shooting suspect Robert Aaron Long. Long is accused of killing eight people, including six Asian women, in a spree targeting three Atlanta-area spas on March 16. Long was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A spate of mass shootings in recent months has once again trained the spotlight on how to prevent those tragedies, which garner national headlines and the attention of lawmakers and activists alike. But data from the Gun Violence Archive shows that they... Read More.
(ROCK HILL, S.C.) -- Five people are dead, including two children, following a shooting at a home in Rock Hill, South Carolina, on Wednesday afternoon, according to the York County Sheriff's Office. A sixth person was also shot and suffered serious injuries, officials said. The victims... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) -- Two people are dead and eight wounded following three separate shooting incidents in Virginia Beach, Virginia, late Friday night, authorities said."We have a very chaotic incident, a... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- In the two mass shootings that unfolded over the past two weeks in the U.S., both suspected shooters purchased weapons shortly before their attacks.The suspect in the Atlanta-area spa shootings purchased a 9mm... Read More.
By DEVIN DWYER, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Victims of a police shooting who evade immediate arrest have nonetheless been "seized" under the Fourth Amendment and can challenge the use of force in court, the U.S. Supreme Court said Thursday.The... Read More.
By DR. SAMUEL ROTHMAN and DR.TARUN JAIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After two mass shootings in less than one week, mental health experts say the effects these events have on the American public are amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic.On Monday,... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A mass shooting Monday at a grocery store in Boulder, Colorado, during which a gunman killed 10 people, became the second such U.S. tragedy in less than a week. Just six days prior, a gunman... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG and JEFFREY COOK, ABC News(DENVER) -- For many in Colorado, hearing the news Monday of 10 people being shot dead at a Boulder grocery was a tragic, but familiar headline.Colorado, a state where open carry... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the nation reels from two mass shootings in less than a week, Democratic senators have committed to passing gun control legislation, including an expansion of background check laws.The slim majority that... Read More.
By MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As the nation reels from two mass shootings in less than a week, the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday is set to address what's being called "constitutional and common sense actions to curb gun... Read More.