Off-duty FBI agent fatally shoots man in Washington DC Metro Center station

An off-duty FBI agent fatally shot a man on a crowded Washington D.C. train platform during the evening rush Wednesday, police said. The special agent and the man tussled with one another, falling eight feet off the platform inside the Metro Center Station around 6:20 p.m. before the agent fired several times at the man, … Read more

Police: Teen saw father shoot, kill mother in California

LOS ANGELES — The Southern California teenager killed this week alongside her father in a shootout with law enforcement was with him a day earlier when he fatally shot her mother, police said Thursday. Savannah Graziano, 15, was in the back of her father’s pickup truck when he gunned down her mother, Tracy Martinez, on … Read more

Wisconsin news anchor Neena Pacholke sent text to fiancé before suicide

The Wisconsin news anchor who took her own life last month sent one last chilling text to her fiancé before she shot herself in the home they had bought one month earlier, according to a report. WAOW anchor Neena Pacholke killed herself on Aug. 27, just 90 minutes after buying a handgun and ammunition, according … Read more

Mayor: 5 shot dead in Central Texas neighborhood

McGREGOR, Texas — Five people were shot dead in a Central Texas residential neighborhood Thursday, officials said. The incident happened at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning in McGregor, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Waco. An armed man shot at police officers who arrived at the scene, McGregor Mayor Jimmy Hering told KCEN-TV. Officers … Read more

Russia to transfer wounded in school shooting to Moscow

MOSCOW — More than a dozen people wounded in a school shooting in central Russia will be taken to Moscow for further treatment, authorities said Tuesday, a day after a gunman killed 17 people and wounded 24 others. Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said a medical evacuation is planned for 15 of the injured, including 13 … Read more

Chief: Man shot by Chicago police infiltrated SWAT training

CHICAGO — A man climbed five stories of a fire escape to infiltrate a Chicago police facility Monday while officers were undergoing a SWAT training exercise and grabbed at least two guns before he was shot and wounded by police, the chief said. Police Superintendent David Brown said the suspect was taken to the hospital … Read more

Chicago homicide victims in 2022: Compared with previous years

Information about homicides is released daily by the city of Chicago. The release of homicide victims’ names is delayed by two weeks to allow time for the victims’ families to be notified of a death by Chicago police. [ City reached at least 800 homicides in 2021, a level not seen in 25 years ] The homicide … Read more

13 dead, 21 wounded in school shooting in Russia

MOSCOW — A gunman opened fire in a school in central Russia Monday, killing 13 people, including seven children, and wounding 21 others. Russia’s Investigative Committee said the shooting took place in School No. 88 in Izhevsk, a city about 960 kilometers (600 miles) east of Moscow in the Udmurtia region. It identified the wounded … Read more

Alex Jones testifies in trial over his Sandy Hook hoax lies

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook damages trial Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook damages trial 01:40 Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones took the stand Thursday at his defamation trial in Connecticut as he tries to limit the damages he must pay for promoting the lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax. … Read more

Devin Weiland convicted on all charges in Albert Lea ambush shootings

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An Albert Lea man has been convicted on six counts for ambushing police officers after he called in a report of hearing gunshots or fireworks. Devin Weiland was found guilty on charges of first-degree attempted murder and second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon in the November 2020 incident. According to the criminal complaint, … Read more