A gunman wearing military-style clothing and body armor opened fire with a rifle at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, killing at least 10 people before being taken into custody Saturday afternoon, law enforcement officials told The Associated Press. (May 14)
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- NBC News
The man who opened fire in a Texas elementary school on Tuesday, massacring 19 children and two adults, was a loner who kept to himself and avoided any kind of
- USA TODAY
Texas school shooter lived in Uvalde: What we know about gunman, motive and how weapons were obtained
At least 18 children and as many as 3 adults were killed at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, officials say. Here's what we know about gunman.
- Rolling Stone
Conservative media responded to the massacre by speculating recklessly and pushing every harebrained solution imaginable — except gun control
- Miami Herald
Did Florida Rep. Randy Fine just threaten the president’s life? Secret Service better find out | Editorial
Rep. Randy Fine, a Republican member of the Florida House with a proven lack of impulse control, common sense or human decency, tweeted what sounds like a threat against the president.
After Texas School Shooting, The Onion Posts 21 Stories on Homepage With the Same Headline: ‘“No Way to Prevent This,” Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens’
Since 2014, satirical website The Onion has published virtually the same article — each with the same headline, “‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens” — 21 times, each one following a major gun massacre in the United States. On Wednesday, The Onion posted all 21 of the articles on […]
Karlyn Serane Ramirez wanted to make the world a better place and thought joining the Army was the best way to do that. Her greatest danger, however, was her relationship with another soldier. She grew up in Del Rio, Texas and came from a long line of military women. Both her mother and aunt had served and she followed in their path. “She went to college for a few years, got an associate’s degree, and then decided that the military would probably be a better fit for her,” sister Roxanna Ramirez
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Heartbreak, shock and grief outside Robb Elementary School, where Gov. Greg Abbott confirmed an 18-year-old is suspected to have killed children and adults
- The Daily Beast
Fox NewsFox News guest Buck Sexton said Tuesday on Tucker Carlson Tonight that those who criticize politicians who can but won’t enact legislation to help prevent mass shootings like the one at a Texas elementary school earlier in the day are “hurting the situation.”Host Tucker Carlson hypothesized that mental illness could have played a part in the shooting. Many on the left, he claimed, “don’t seem that interested in the fact that there are an awful lot of tragically, sometimes dangerously men
- The Root
A Black woman who lives in a Charlotte luxury high-rise says the building’s management company is trying to evict she and her daughter from their $2,600 a month apartment after an incident that started with other residents complaining about the daughter and a friend twerking at the building’s pool. Marshette Foster and her 21-year-old daughter Alanah told the Charlotte Observer that they received an eviction notice after an episode on April 30 in which a concierge approached Alanah and her frien
Former New York Police Detective Pat Brosnan said "smart technology" could prevent school shootings.
- USA TODAY Sports
Steve Kerr showed Tuesday that he is the kind of leader the USA desperately needs. Unfortunately, our broken country gets Herschel Walker instead.
- ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
The strongest evidence against Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson arguably comes from the fact that so many different women who provided massages to him claim that he went too far, engaging ultimately in sexual misconduct. In all, 22 have sued him. Although Watson declined to be interviewed for Tuesday night’s episode of HBO’s Real Sports with [more]
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The suspect, Salvador Ramos, used a handgun and an AR-15 style rifle, law enforcement sources say. He bought them on his 18th birthday.
A father was forced to pay HK$33,600 (approximately $4,255) as compensation after his 5-year-old boy knocked over a golden Teletubbies figure in a Hong Kong designer toy store. On Sunday evening, the man, Cheng, visited the KKPlus store in Langham Place mall in Hong Kong with his wife and two sons. When he stepped out to take a phone call, he reportedly heard a loud crashing sound behind him and discovered that his son had shattered an over-1.8–meter-tall (5.9 feet) golden Teletubbies figure.
- Akron Beacon Journal
The deadly shooting remains under investigation by state officials.
- The Daily Beast
PeacockThere is little to no coverage about the horrors that happen with Amish communities. Head to the “Amish” Wikipedia page and you’ll find detailed descriptions about the founding of the religion, the various factions that fall under the title, about their clothing and their food. But you won’t find a single “Controversies” or “Sexual Abuse Scandal” tab on the page—nor any mention of pedophilia, rape, or incestuous relations.Apart from a handful of articles from years ago, the Amish and Menn
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Linda Blackford: We can lay fault at the feet of the death cult known as the NRA and our feckless politicians. But most of all, it’s our fault. Because we offer our thoughts and prayers and then do nothing.
- Fox News
Police that responded to the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas were repeatedly fired at by Salvador Ramos before he was killed, officer says
- Miami Herald
The man was caught traveling across the country, visiting the Grand Canyon and fishing 3-foot-long fish while he was supposed to be injured, prosecutors said.
Over 100 arrested, dozens taken to hospitals…