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17-year-old migrant killed in shootout at sea with Greek police

Atenas - A 17-year-old migrant was killed during a shootout at sea between Greek port police and human smugglers, the government said.

Murder charge in 'cold-blooded assassination' of U.S. policeman

Washington - The prime suspect in the "cold-blooded assassination" of a Texas sheriff's deputy was charged with murder Saturday, a day after the officer was gunned down from behind and shot multiple times at close range allegedly because he was a policeman.

TV gunman plotted to 'hurt a lot more': State governor

Roanoke - The embittered gunman who shot dead two young American journalists on live TV was seemingly hell-bent on committing more violence before he took his own life, Virginia's governor said Friday.

Student shot dead at U.S. university

Washington - A student died early Friday after being shot at a US university in the state of Georgia, in an altercation that triggered a temporary lockdown of the campus.

Stiffer U.S. gun control? Not any time soon, say experts

Chicago - With mass shootings seemingly on a daily basis, it appears no place in the United States is safe from carnage: not churches, not schools, not even the morning newscast.

Journalist killings revive US gun control debate

Roanoke - The brazen killing of two US journalists during a live television broadcast by a former reporter fired by the station reignited calls Thursday for tougher gun control in America -- though there was little hope for change.

U.S. shooting video shocks Internet in 'new frontier'

San Francisco - It almost looked like a first-person shooter video game: A handgun in a man's grasp comes into view. A woman appears in the gunman's sights. Shots are fired. But this was no game.

Shock, tears as TV station grapples with on-air murders

Roanoke - On any other day, Nadine Maeser would have been out and about, doing her job, covering the darker side of southern Virginia for WDBJ television.

'Get out': Life sentences for U.S. cinema shooter

Centennial - James Holmes was ordered out of a Colorado courtroom in shackles to begin serving consecutive life sentences with no possibility of parole for shooting dead 12 people in a packed "Batman" movie premiere.

Two US journalists shot dead on live TV

Roanoke - A former reporter fired by a Virginia television station shot dead two of its journalists during a live broadcast Wednesday and posted chilling footage of the crime online before fatally shooting himself.

Two U.S. journalists killed during live TV broadcast

Washington - Two journalists for a local CBS affiliate in Virginia were shot dead Wednesday during a live broadcast, with chilling television footage capturing a fuzzy image of the gunman, who was still at large.

New Ferguson judge orders major court changes

Washington - A Ferguson, Missouri judge has ordered sweeping reforms to the city's court system five months after a scathing US Justice Department report following the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.

Biden honors marines, sailors killed in Chattanooga attack

Chattanooga - US leaders paid tribute Saturday to the four Marines and the sailor killed last month in a lone gunman's attack on military facilities here, vowing justice against violent extremists.

Gunman opens fire while in line at a Wendy's drive thru

Chicago - Two men reportedly sustained minor injuries after they were shot at just before midnight Thursday while in line at a Wendy's fast food drive-thru in suburban Chicago.

Texas officer fired after fatal shooting of unarmed black teen

Washington - The Arlington, Texas police department on Tuesday fired a white officer who shot and killed unarmed black teenager Christian Taylor in a car dealership, its chief said.

Man is shot trying to shoot an armadillo

Austin - This sounds like the opening line to a joke, but it isn't. A man in Texas was attempting to shoot an armadillo when the bullet deflected off the animal and hit the man in the face.

Man charged after eight found shot dead in Texas home

Washington - A man who engaged police in a standoff at a Texas home has been charged with capital murder after the bullet-riddled bodies of six children and two adults were found inside, officials said Sunday.

Radio journalist fatally shot in Brazil: police

Bras - A Brazilian radio journalist was shot and killed in his studio according to police, who say they suspect political motives for the murder.

US cinema shooter escapes death penalty

Centennial - The American gunman who stormed a Batman movie premiere and killed 12 cinemagoers escaped the death penalty but will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

Suspect dead as police foil Nashville cinema gunman

Washington - Police shot dead a 51-year-old gunman wearing a surgical mask and wielding a hatchet at a movie theater near Nashville on Wednesday, in terrifying echoes of two previous cinema shootings.

Jury says Batman gunman mental illness no bar to execution

Centennial - The US jury deciding the fate of James Holmes, who gunned down 12 people at a "Batman" movie premiere, on Monday refused to take the death penalty off the table.

U.S. officer pleads not guilty in black man's fatal shooting

Cincinnati - A white Ohio policeman who shot a black man during a routine traffic stop pleaded not guilty to murder charges as two of his colleagues were suspended.

US officer charged with murder after deadly traffic stop

Cincinnati - A white Ohio police officer who shot a black man during a routine traffic stop was charged with murder in what prosecutors called a "senseless" act motivated by anger.

Pentagon asks armed 'citizen guards' to stand down

Washington - The Pentagon asked that concerned armed citizens not stand guard at military recruiting offices, saying it can handle security on its own after a shooting rampage.

'Drifter' gunman kills two, himself in cinema rampage

Chicago - A "drifter" with anti-government views randomly killed two women in a Louisiana movie theater and then took his own life as police closed in, authorities said Friday.

Three killed, seven injured in Louisiana theater shooting: police

Lafayette - A gunman opened fire in a movie theater in the US state of Louisiana, shooting dead two people before killing himself, police said.Seven other people were shot by the gunman, police said, describing the shooter as a "white male in his 50s".

Israel troops shoot dead Palestinian in West Bank: Medics

Hebron - Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian during an operation in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, a hospital official said, the second killing within 24 hours.

U.S. indicts accused Charleston gunman for hate crimes

Washington - A federal grand jury on Wednesday indicted suspected white supremacist Dylann Roof on hate crime and other charges over the June 17 massacre of nine black church-goers in Charleston, South Carolina.

Chattanooga shooter acted alone: FBI

Chicago - The man who killed five US troops in Tennessee was acting alone, the FBI said Wednesday, adding it is too early to tell if he was "radicalized" or motivated by mental illness.

'Batman' theater gunman faces sentencing, three years on

Los Angeles - "Batman" theater gunman James Holmes will be back in court Wednesday to face sentencing, a week after his conviction over the 2012 massacre that left 12 dead and 70 more injured in Colorado.
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U.S. Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Battalion  75th Ranger Regiment  fire at an enemy bunker during Ta...
U.S. Army Rangers assigned to 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, fire at an enemy bunker during Task Force Training on Camp Roberts, Calif.
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Purdue University students gather for a candlelight vigil in honor of Andrew Boldt following a campu...
Purdue University students gather for a candlelight vigil in honor of Andrew Boldt following a campus shooting in West Lafayette, Indiana January 21, 2014. Boldt, 21, a teacher's assistant, was killed in a basement classroom
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University of Alberta, Hub Mall, Edmonton
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TRAGEDY: The Century 16 theater in Aurora  Colo.  is seen the day after 12 moviegoers were shot and ...
TRAGEDY: The Century 16 theater in Aurora, Colo., is seen the day after 12 moviegoers were shot and killed in 2012 by former graduate student James Holmes, who was convicted Thursday of 24 counts of murder.
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Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
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An image released by the Metropolitan Police in an appeal for information into the shooting of five year old Thusha Kamaleswaran.
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Police investigate a home invasion shooting in Miami.
Police investigate a home invasion shooting in Miami.
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Kathryn Steinle  32  was shot and killed while walking with her father along Pier 14 in San Francisc...
Kathryn Steinle, 32, was shot and killed while walking with her father along Pier 14 in San Francisco, California,
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A man was relaxing today on the patio at Sicilian Sidewalk Cafe when a man walked up in a white hard...
A man was relaxing today on the patio at Sicilian Sidewalk Cafe when a man walked up in a white hard hat and white filter mask. The masked man opened fire hitting the 35-year-old and another man sending shock waves to the upscale Toronto community.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Kings Cross: Rally to protest against police shooting of aboriginal teens.
Scene of the attack on the Toulouse apartment building
Scene of the attack on the Toulouse apartment building
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Deputies with the Perry County Sheriffs Dept. respond to a shooting at the National Guard Armory.
Deputies with the Perry County Sheriffs Dept. respond to a shooting at the National Guard Armory.
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The computer shot by a Colorado man. The eight bullet holes can be clearly seen  attesting to the vi...
The computer shot by a Colorado man. The eight bullet holes can be clearly seen, attesting to the viciousness of the attack.
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Gerald Wallace of the Charlotte Bobcats  shooting a free throw
Gerald Wallace of the Charlotte Bobcats, shooting a free throw
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Streetcar shooting protest at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto  Ontario.
Streetcar shooting protest at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto, Ontario.
An image released by the Metropolitan Police in an appeal for information into the shooting of five ...
An image released by the Metropolitan Police in an appeal for information into the shooting of five year old Thusha Kamaleswaran.
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A man shooting a bullet in his pool using a .40 Glock 22
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