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Dublin: 15 °C Saturday 25 June, 2016


# shooting - Today’s News

National outrage after 10-year-old child shot dead by Brazil police

Italo Ferreira had been driving a stolen car when police shot him in the head.

# shooting - Yesterday’s News

Investigators have found 'no concrete evidence' that Orlando LGBT nightclub shooter was gay

Law enforcement officials have said they believe Mateen was radicalised at some point before the Pulse nightclub attack.

# shooting - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Gunman dead after barricading himself into German cinema

Some reports said cinema-goers were injured by tear gas.

# shooting - Monday 20 June, 2016

"I did the shootings": Transcripts show Orlando gunman acted with 'chilling calm'

The shooter identified himself as an “Islamic soldier” in the calls.

Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest

The protest was against educational reform.

Man in hospital after being shot in Dublin

It is not known if the shooting is linked to the ongoing Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# shooting - Saturday 18 June, 2016

US car dealership offering free Orlando-style assault rifle with car purchase

Military-style assault rifles have been a hallmark of mass shootings in recent years.

# shooting - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Husband of murdered MP: 'We will fight against the hate that killed Jo'

“Jo believed in a better world and she fought for it everyday of her life with an energy and a zest for life that would exhaust most people.”

US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy spoke about the Newtown school massacre, which saw the loss of 26 people, mostly children, in 2012.

Orlando shooter's wife 'tried to talk him out of violence but did not call police' say reports

Omar Mateen also spoke of the “filthy ways of the west”.

# shooting - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Man in his 80s kills another man in his 80s in cemetery before being shot dead by police

“This was not a random act. The victim and the suspect knew each other.”

# shooting - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out

50 people were killed in gun attack by Omar Mateen at Florida gay nightclub Pulse.

Flags flown at half mast to remember Orlando shooting victims

The Taoiseach confirmed the Irish flag will be flown at half mast at Government Buildings and Leinster House as a mark of respect.

Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows'

The US President has said the massacre appears to be “homegrown extremism”.

Orlando gunman 'was regular at Pulse' clubgoers say

Clubgoers told a local paper the 29-year-old would drink heavily and get “loud and belligerent” in the gay club.

# shooting - Monday 13 June, 2016

Orlando shooter was a homophobic killer, deliberately using the 'Isis' name

“We need to rally around our LGBTI brothers and sisters… and to defy the absolute evil [of] groups like Islamic State,” writes security expert Tom Clonan.

# shooting - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Florida gay nightclub worst mass shooting in US history: 50 dead and 53 injured

The suspect’s father has said his son may have been motivated by homophobia and not by his Muslim faith.

# shooting - Saturday 11 June, 2016

American singer who starred in The Voice shot dead after concert

Christina Grimmie, 22, was signing autographs when a gunman shot her and then himself.

# shooting - Friday 10 June, 2016

Three bystanders wounded after Sydney police shoot knife-wielding man

Police have defended their actions to fire guns in a busy shopping centre saying it was a “life or death situation”.

# shooting - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Security forces colluded with UVF before World Cup '94 massacre, damning report finds

The Police Ombudsman in Northern Ireland has said there was a “hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil approach to the use of informants”.

Israel freezes Ramadan family visit permits for Palestinians after shooting

About 83,000 people will be impacted by the decision.

# shooting - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Four people have been killed in Tel Aviv after two gunmen opened fire

The gunmen were later detained.

Man in his 20s arrested over Tallaght shooting

It is the third arrest in connection with the killing.

# shooting - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Man and woman arrested over Tallaght shooting

The body of a man in his 30s was found in a remote location this morning.

# shooting - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Man shot in both feet in Belfast - but bullets fail to penetrate shoes

Three men forced their way into the man’s house and carried out the attack.

# shooting - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Two people killed in murder-suicide shooting at California university

The UCLA police chief said it was possible one of two killed in campus shooting was the gunman.

Man arrested in connection with shooting in Cork

A 41-year-old man was killed during the incident in April.

Man to appear in court in connection to Gareth Hutch murder

A woman was remanded in custody over the shooting yesterday.

# shooting - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Shots fired at young couple walking home in Dublin

Nobody was injured in the incident.

# shooting - Thursday 26 May, 2016

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Shooting at New York rap concert leaves one dead and causes crowd chaos

Three others were injured at the T.I. gig.

# shooting - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Gareth Hutch: The seventh victim in a vicious war between two gangland families

The 35-year-old was shot dead in the car park of a flat complex in Dublin’s north inner city this morning.

Man arrested over Gareth Hutch murder after handing himself into gardaí

The 35-year-old was shot dead as he got into his car at a flat complex in Dublin’s north inner city.

Inner city shooting: Gareth Hutch gunned down at flats complex

The killing is the seventh in just nine months in the deadly Hutch-Kinahan feud.

Man arrested over 2014 murder of crime boss Andy Connors

A masked man shot him in a house in Saggart in August 2014.

# shooting - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Two killed and 11 injured after gunman opens fire at concert in Austria

State broadcaster ORF said it occurred on property used by a motorcycle club.

# shooting - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Two injured after gunman shoots through window of house in Dublin

Both have been released from hospital.

# shooting - Thursday 19 May, 2016

George Zimmerman auctions gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin

Protests erupted in the US over the shooting of the unarmed black teenager in 2012.

# shooting - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Man (29) charged over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork

The 21-year-old is in a stable condition in hospital after being shot last Sunday.

# shooting - Monday 16 May, 2016

'Enough is enough' - Appeals for calm after innocent woman shot in Cork estate

The shooting is believed to be part of a dispute to which the woman was not involved.

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