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#Mass Shooting

# mass-shooting - Friday 5 April, 2019

Judge orders that mosque terror attack suspect undergoes mental health assessments

Brenton Tarrant has been charged with 50 counts of murder and 39 counts of attempted murder.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 4 April, 2019

New Zealand terror attack suspect will face 50 murder charges

Australian Brenton Tarrant is due to appear in court tomorrow.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'When it's a white attacker, something happened to him as opposed to him being inherently evil'

An Irish expert explains how the “psychological autopsy” carried out after a terror attack differs depending on who the suspect is.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Man whose wife was killed in NZ terror attack says he forgives gunman, as death toll rises to 50

A three-year-old boy is the youngest known victim of the mass shooting.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration Fraser Anning This post contains videos

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration

Queensland Senator Fraser Anning drew international condemnation for his comments.

71 year-old who jumped into gunfire to save others is first named victim of New Zealand attacks

49 people were killed in the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals Christchurch This post contains videos

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals

Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

# mass-shooting - Friday 15 March, 2019

Diarmuid Martin expresses concern over 'anti-Islamic sentiments being expressed in social media in Ireland'

Martin said that some of this anti-Islamic sentiment came from publications “purporting to be of Catholic inspiration”.

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques Christchurch This post contains videos

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques

Four people are in custody, including an Australian citizen described as a ‘right-wing terrorist’.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Former pupils shoot dead eight people at Brazilian school

The victims included five teenagers who attended the secondary school.

# mass-shooting - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Man sacked from his job kills five after opening fire at manufacturing complex in US

A number of police officers were also injured in the gun spree.

# mass-shooting - Friday 15 February, 2019

Gunman arrested after wounding multiple police officers and civilians near Chicago

Police with riot shields flooded the area and arrested the assailant.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 8 November, 2018

California bar shooter Ian David Long suspected of suffering from PTSD

In April, the authorities were called after Long was “somewhat irate, acting a little irrationally” at his home.

13 people dead after 'horrific' mass shooting at bar in California Mass Shooting This post contains videos

13 people dead after 'horrific' mass shooting at bar in California

The gunman, who is among the dead, has been named as Ian David Long.

# mass-shooting - Monday 27 August, 2018

Three dead and 11 wounded in mass shooting at Florida video game tournament

The gunman died by suicide at the scene, police said.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Multiple dead after gunman opens fire at video game tournament in US shopping centre

The incident happened in Jacksonville, Florida earlier today.

# mass-shooting - Friday 17 August, 2018

War veteran who killed five people in shooting at Florida airport sentenced to five life terms plus 120 years

He quickly dropped to the ground and peacefully surrendered to a sheriff’s deputy.

# mass-shooting - Friday 3 August, 2018

Police say they can't find a motive or evidence of a second shooter for Las Vegas massacre

Fifty-eight people died in the mass shooting.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'She should be getting her first car, not a funeral': Tributes paid to Santa Fe shooting victims

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with capital murder.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 3 May, 2018

WATCH: Police enter shooter's hotel room after worst mass shooting in modern US history Las Vegas This post contains videos

WATCH: Police enter shooter's hotel room after worst mass shooting in modern US history

Stephen Paddock killed 58 people and injured hundreds more on 1 October 2017.

# mass-shooting - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Texas teen arrested for plotting ISIS-inspired shopping centre mass shooting

17-year-old Matin Azizi-Yarand spent more than $1,400 (€1,170) buying weapons and tactical gear.

# mass-shooting - Monday 23 April, 2018

'It was life or death': Man who grabbed gun from shooter in restaurant says he's no hero

James Shaw wrestled with the gunman who killed four in a Tennessee diner.

# mass-shooting - Friday 30 March, 2018

Widow of Pulse nightclub shooter found not guilty of lying to the FBI

Noor Salman, 31, began sobbing with joy when she was found not guilty.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said I Hear You This post contains videos

Here is what Trump's notes for meeting with shooting survivors said

Students have called on the US President to tighten gun controls.

# mass-shooting - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel

38 people were killed in the 2015 attack, including three Irish people.

# mass-shooting - Monday 19 February, 2018

White House: Donald Trump supports move to strengthen gun background checks

Trump has come under intensifying pressure to act after 17 people were killed last week.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 18 February, 2018

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school Gun Control This post contains videos

WATCH: Survivor 'calls BS' on Trump's response to mass shooting at Florida school

The US President has criticised the FBI for failing to heed signs which could have prevented the shooting.

# mass-shooting - Friday 16 February, 2018

FBI received tip off before Florida shooting but failed to stop teen from killing 17

Nikolas Cruz has admitted to shooting dead 17 people at his former school.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 15 February, 2018

For school gun massacre survivors, fear and grief takes hold

Survivors have described the moment they heard the first shots ring out.

Nikolas Cruz: 19-year-old suspected gunman was expelled from school

Police said Cruz had recently posted “very disturbing” messages on social media.

# mass-shooting - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach'

Amy O’Connor talks to the sister of Kathy Kendrick, one of 16 victims of a Christmas massacre in Arkansas 30 years ago.

# mass-shooting - Friday 22 December, 2017

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner

The incident on 1 October was the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Sandy Hook families renew push to have gun makers held responsible for their children's deaths

Families were back in court today – last year a lawsuit was thrown out of court.

# mass-shooting - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Texas shooter escaped from psychiatric facility in 2012

Devin Patrick Kelley was reported missing in June 2012 from a psychiatric facility where he had been sent ahead of an assault conviction.

# mass-shooting - Monday 6 November, 2017

'A very special, beautiful child': First victims of Texas church massacre named

The ages of those killed ranges from five to 72.

Local resident 'engaged suspect in gun fire' after worst mass shooting in Texas history

The local was uninjured during the incident.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 5 November, 2017

26 people, aged between 5 and 72, killed in church shooting in Texas

The gunman, a young white male, is also dead.

# mass-shooting - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Vegas gunman had written note to help him calculate more precise shots

The arsenal of weapons in Stephen Paddock’s hotel room was like something “out of a movie”, police said.

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