Shootings

FILE - In this May 22, 2018, file photo, Tyler Barriss, of California, appears for a preliminary hearing in Wichita, Kan. Barriss is accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Wichita, Kan., in December 2017. Barris is set to change his plea in federal court. (Bo Rader/The Wichita Eagle via AP, File)
November 13, 2018 - 7:41 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A California man accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas is expected to enter new pleas. Twenty-five-year-old Tyler R. Barriss has a change-of-plea hearing Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Wichita. He was indicted in Kansas...
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November 13, 2018 - 12:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police say a barbershop owner shot and wounded a man who he says was attacking him. Police say the owner was acting in self-defense when he shot the 26-year-old man at a barbershop Monday morning. WCAU-TV reports the shooting left the alleged attacker in stable...
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November 12, 2018 - 8:56 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Investigators are still trying to piece together what led a former Marine to open fire at a Southern California country music bar last week, killing 12 people before fatally shooting himself. Authorities have not publicly shared what motive they think might have led Ian...
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Manny's Blue Room Lounge in Robbins on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. A police officer fatally shot an armed security guard while responding to an early-morning shooting at a suburban Chicago bar, investigators said. Officers responded shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday to a call of shots fired at Manny's Blue Room in Robbins, just south of Chicago. An officer from nearby Midlothian shot the security guard, who was later identified as 26-year-old Jemel Roberson, according to Cook County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune via AP)
November 12, 2018 - 5:11 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A police officer fatally shot an armed security guard who witnesses say was trying to detain a man involved in a shooting at a suburban Chicago bar, authorities said. Investigators said 26-year-old Jemel Roberson was pronounced dead shortly after being taken to a hospital early...
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Former high school track coach Evie Cluke talks about her interactions with Ian David Long, who authorities say shot and killed 12 people at a Southern California bar on Wednesday, during an interview near her home in Montclair, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, Cluke says former student Long was volatile and sadistic and once told her he wanted to join the military so he could kill people for his country. Cluke coached Long at Newbury Park High School in Newbury Park, Calif., in 2008 and 2009. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers)
November 12, 2018 - 7:19 am
MONTCLAIR, Calif. (AP) — A second high school coach of the gunman who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar recalled him on Sunday as volatile and intimidating, and said that repeated complaints to school administrators about his behavior failed to prompt any discipline. Evie Cluke coached...
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November 10, 2018 - 10:10 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jurors in western Pennsylvania resume deliberations next week in the federal trial of man accused of killing a woman more than four years ago to keep her from talking to them about his New Jersey-supplied heroin ring. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that jurors deliberated for...
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Firefighters work to keep flames from spreading through the Shadowbrook apartment complex as a wildfire burns through Paradise, Calif., on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
November 10, 2018 - 4:34 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 1:30 a.m. President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold federal payments to California, claiming its forest management is "so poor." Trump says Saturday "there is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly fires in...
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Eva Mills, right, and Holden Grzywacz, two survivors of the Las Vegas mass shooting, mourn the death of Sean Adler during a vigil at the Rivalry Roasters coffee shop Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Simi Valley, Calif. Adler was killed in Wednesday night's shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
November 09, 2018 - 6:49 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Tel Orfanos lived through the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history only to lose his life in another one less than 10 minutes from his home barely a year later, a tragic coincidence that has devastated his friends and family. The 27-year-old Navy veteran was...
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Firefighters push a vehicle from a garage as a wildfire fire burns a home near Malibu Lake in Malibu, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
November 09, 2018 - 5:26 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A city reeling from the tragedy of a mass shooting was under a siege of a different sort Friday as raging wildfires on both sides of the city forced evacuations and shut down part of the main freeway to town. Flames driven by powerful winds torched dozens of hillside homes in...
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Mourners embrace during a vigil to remember victims of a mass shooting Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Terrified patrons hurled barstools through windows to escape or threw their bodies protectively on top of friends as a Marine combat veteran killed multiple people at a country music bar in an attack that added Thousand Oaks to the tragic roster of American cities traumatized by mass shootings. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
November 09, 2018 - 2:02 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — As investigators worked to figure out why an ex-Marine slaughtered 12 people at a country music bar, President Donald Trump on Friday blamed mental illness, describing the gunman as "a very sick puppy" who had "a lot of problems." Investigators have not commented on a...
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