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(UPDATED) Youtube's announcement is the latest of a series of tech industry moves to filter out hateful and violent content, which have spurred calls for tougher regulation
(UPDATED) Sao Paulo state Governor Joao Doria says 4 children and two members of staff are among the dead
Governor Ron DeSantis said Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel had "repeatedly failed" and "demonstrated a pattern of poor leadership" following shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and Fort Lauderdale airport in 2017.
The Federal Commission on School Safety panel, set up after the February massacre in Parkland, Florida, when a former student shot dead 17 people, recommends schools consider arming staff and using veterans as guards
Nikolas Cruz tells the detective that demons in his head – which had started tormenting him years earlier – told him to 'buy weapons, kill animals and destroy everything.'
'My name is Nik, and I’m going to be the next school shooter of 2018,' says the 19-year-old, in clips apparently in part filmed on February 14 – the day of the shooting
The game, 'Active Shooter,' is taken down from the Steam platform, with the developer and publisher also axed from the service
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Sabika Sheikh is among the 10 people gunned down at a high school in Santa Fe when a heavily armed student opened fire on classmates
'I think that there is definitely something going on in terms of mental health history,' says lawyer Nicholas Poehl
A 17-year-old student, Dimitrios Pagourtzis, bursts into a classroom and opened fire at Santa Fe High School, as the school day was beginning around 8:00 am
The gunman, arrested on murder charges, is identified as Dimitrios Pagourtzis, a 17-year-old junior at Santa Fe High School
(3rd UPDATE) The shooting incident took place at Santa Fe High School in the city of the same name, located about 30 miles southeast of Houston
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'In less than 18 years, we have already seen more deaths related to school shootings than in the whole 20th century,' says lead author Antonis Katsiyannis of Clemson University
Anthony Borges, who was released from the hospital on April 4, is still recovering after 9 surgeries and 7 weeks in hospital. He is still not well enough to speak.
The Washington crowd was estimated at more than 800,000 people — making it the largest gun control rally in the United States since the Million Mom March in 2000
The protesters meet at Parkland's Pine Trails Park, the same place where a somber vigil was held in the wake of the February 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
The student-organized "March For Our Lives" is to feature rallies from coast to coast, with the main event scheduled to take place in Washington within sight of the US Capitol
(UPDATED) St. Mary's County Sheriff Tim Cameron says a male student and a female student were wounded by the unidentified assailant
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(UPDATED) The bill raises the minimum age to purchase all firearms from 18 to 21, bans modification devices that makes a semi-automatic weapon fully automatic, and increases mental health funding
(UPDATED) Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland are greeted by heavy security and scores of well-wishers as they return to classes
Students and teachers preparing to return to the Florida school that was the scene of a gruesome mass shooting continue to urge politicians to act swiftly to address gun violence
National Rifle Association chief Wayne LaPierre hits back at what he calls 'the shameful politicization of tragedy' and repeated the organization's position that 'to stop a bad guy with a gun, it takes a good guy with a gun'
Students stage walkouts from high schools in Florida and elsewhere vowing to make the tragedy a turning point in America's deadlocked debate on gun control
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(UPDATED) The legislation amounts to a narrow, technical fix, leaving unaddressed the broader, divisive issue of permissive gun laws under a constitutional amendment that protects the right to bear arms
The couple who took in Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz after his mother's death says they had no idea they had a 'monster living under our roof'
They pledge to make the February 14 slaughter in Parkland, Florida a turning point in America's deadlocked debate on gun control
US authorities have come under mounting scrutiny for failing to act on a series of warning signs
(UPDATED) In his address, the US leader avoids all mention of firearms, or the politically fraught issue of gun control, vowing instead to 'tackle the difficult issue of mental health'
No Filipino is reported hurt in the shooting incident, says the Philippine embassy in Washington DC
(UPDATED) A 19-year-old former student opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a Florida high school, the local sheriff says, calling the scene 'horrific'
'At first it sounded like kids were just banging on the lockers. But it started getting closer and louder and it was obvious it was gunshots. We could hear gunshots from right outside our door,' says a student at Aztec High School
UPDATED Police are treating the case as a criminal matter and not a terrorist incident a security source says
The suspect is a brother of a friend of the 16 year old attacker a source says asking not to be identified by name
5th UPDATE Investigators say the boy is obsessed with guns and had relationship problems and the incident is not apparently terror related
UPDATED The boy opens fire at Northeastern College in the city of Monterrey before trying unsuccessfully to kill himself an official says
Sue Klebold Columbine shooter Dylan Klebold s mother also says she has been living with the guilt of her son s crime since the shooting
The Winston Salem State University is placed on a lockdown that lasted for more than 3 hours
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This is not something I can do myself I have to have a Congress and state legislatures and governors who are willing to work with me on this
UPDATED A visibly angry US President Barack Obama makes an impassioned plea for gun control in the wake of the shooting blasting Congress for its failure to act in the face of routine mass killings
Mass killings in the United States may be contagious according to a study that finds each deadly tragedy can increase the likelihood that another will soon follow
The shooting occurs after midnight at Florida State University in the state capital Tallahassee
Andrew Fryberg 15 passed away two weeks after being gunned down by a fellow student who went on a shooting rampage at Marysville Pilchuck High School
Police say female teacher was shot dead by a teenage male pupil in a high school rampage in Estonia
UPDATED Soriano is the second teen to die in the country s latest shooting spree
The gunman left a series of tortured posts on Twitter in the months leading up to his attack painting a portrait of a teenager well used to handling firearms