Lawmaker Leaves Texas Shooting Moment Of Silence Over Inaction On GunsRep. Ted Lieu of California said he walked out of the House chamber because he wants to pass a universal background check law, a ban on assault rifles and a ban on bump-fire stocks.
6 Killed In Attack At Quebec City MosqueA shooting at a Quebec City mosque during evening prayers left six people dead in an attack that Canada's prime minister called an act of terrorism
Sting Reopens Bataclan Concert Hall One Year After Paris MassacrePop legend Sting headlined the reopening of the Bataclan concert hall one year after suicidal jihadis turned the famed Paris site into a bloodbath.
Massacre At Orlando Gay Nightclub Deadliest Mass Shooting In U.S. HistoryA gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a crowded gay nightclub early Sunday, killing at least 50 people before dying in a gunfight, in the worst mass shooting in U.S. history.
Pres. Obama Calls Orlando Nightclub Massacre An Act of Terror, HatePres. Obama said Sunday that the FBI is investigating a deadly mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando as an act of terrorism.
2006 Murder Conviction Tossed In Oakland Family Thanksgiving Day Massacre; Brother's Conviction UpheldA state appeals court in San Francisco has overturned the conviction of one of two brothers in a 2006 triple murder in Oakland, but upheld the guilty verdict and sentence of life in prison without parole for the other.
Ebay Follows Walmart, Sears Banning Listings Of Confederate Flags FollowingSan Jose online auction site Ebay followed the lead of Walmart and Sears in taking a stance against the sales of Confederate flag items following the shooting of nine members of an historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.
100th Anniversary Of Armenian Genocide Commemorated At San Francisco City HallSan Francisco City Hall will be lit up in the colors of the Armenian flag Friday to mark the centennial of the Armenian genocide under the Ottoman Empire.
Van Driver Runs Over Pigeons Feeding In Vallejo Parking Lot; 27 Birds KilledPolice in Vallejo are looking for the driver of a van who intentionally ran down a group of pigeons gathered at a feeding spot in a parking lot Sunday, killing at least 20 of them.
Teens Arrested After Police Unravel Plot To Carry Out Mass Shooting At Pasadena High SchoolInvestigators acting on a tip unraveled a plot to carry out a mass shooting at a suburban Los Angeles high school, arresting a pair of students who planned to target three school staffers and kill as many people as possible, police said Tuesday.
Remains Of 1978 Jonestown Mass Cult Suicide-Murder Victims Turn Up In Delaware Funeral HomePolice say the cremated remains of nine victims of a 1978 mass cult suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have turned up in a former funeral home in Delaware.
California Considers Gun Restriction Law For Mentally Unstable People After Isla Vista Killing RampageCalifornia could become the first state to allow family members, licensed therapists and health care providers to petition a judge to take firearms from someone who has shown signs that they could harm others or themselves.