A South Texas church begins a new chapter of worship on Sunday as it unveils a new sanctuary a year and half after a gunman opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants in the deadliest mass shooting in state history.
The man accused of killing five people in last year’s deadly attack of the Capital Gazette newsroom in Annapolis, Maryland, has pleaded not criminally responsible by reason of insanity on Monday.
The man who opened fire on two New Zealand mosques last week may have succeeded in killing 50 people, but the country’s leader has promised to deny him the one thing he truly wanted: Notoriety.
Islamic law calls for bodies to be cleansed and buried as soon as possible after death, usually within 24 hours. But two days after the worst terrorist attack in the country’s modern history, relatives remained unsure when they would be able to bury their loved ones.
New Zealand’s prime minister is upping the pressure on Facebook and other social media platforms after they failed to stop the spread of the Christchurch mosque attack video.
Some mourners hugged their neighbors, while others stood in solemn silence at sites in the city center, not far from the two mosques where Muslims gathered for Friday prayers were mowed down by a racist gunman.
When Ahmed Khan moved to New Zealand as a refugee from Afghanistan 12 years ago, he thought he had left violence and death behind.
Mass shootings at two mosques in New Zealand killed 49 people Friday. Authorities charged one person and detained three others in the racist attack.
American Muslims experienced a wave of emotions on Friday, as they awoke to news that a gunman had rushed into two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, and opened fire, killing 49 people and wounding many others.
The Trump administration is moving to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms.
On My Take, Clinton Yates reminds listeners that guns are designed to kill.
Bruce Alexander, president of Security One solutions, talks to WTOP National Security correspondent J.J. Green on the difference and similarity between acts of terrorism and mass shootings such as the one in Thousand Oaks, California.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department says the fire raging through the Santa Monica Mountains was headed to the ocean. Malibu has about 13,000 residents and lies along 21 miles of coast at the southern foot of the mountain range.
Las Vegas mass shooting survivors reunited with their “Route 91 family” night at country singer Jason Aldean’s concert, watching the same artist who was performing onstage the moment shots rang out one year ago.
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office is briefing media on a Rite Aid distribution facility shooting which claimed three lives and left three other people injured on Friday.
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