Kansas City Remains On Edge Amid Spate Of Freeway Shootings

Kansas City Remains On Edge Amid Spate Of Freeway Shootings

By John M. Glionna, Los Angeles Times KANSAS CITY, MO — Since the bullets began to fly on freeways here, Taylor Stevens has stuck to the back roads. Rikki Rohret keeps her eyes on ...

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Rapper Related To Chief Keef Killed By Two Gunmen

Rapper Related To Chief Keef Killed By Two Gunmen

By Peter Nickeas, Jeremy Gorner and Greg Kot, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — A Chicago rapper who was related to Chief Keef was gunned down near where he grew up as two gunmen fired mo ...

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Fort Hood Shooting ‘Happened Right In Front Of Me,’ Soldier Texts

Fort Hood Shooting ‘Happened Right In Front Of Me,’ Soldier Texts

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times FORT HOOD, Texas -- Moments after news broke of the Fort Hood shooting about 4 p.m. CDT last Wednesday, Suzy Sanders began frantically t ...

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Unclear Whether Fort Hood Gunman’s Superiors Knew He Had A Weapon

Unclear Whether Fort Hood Gunman’s Superiors Knew He Had A Weapon

By Jeremy Schwartz, Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas—Fort Hood’s strict personal firearms policies give commanders wide latitude in questioning gun purchases by soldiers th ...

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Fort Hood Gunman Bought Weapon At Same Store As Nidal Hasan

Fort Hood Gunman Bought Weapon At Same Store As Nidal Hasan

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Adolfo Flores and Richard Serrano, Los Angeles Times KILLEEN, Texas — Army Spec. Ivan Lopez — who opened fire at Fort Hood on Wednesday, killing three and ...

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Shooting At Fort Hood Leaves Four Dead

Shooting At Fort Hood Leaves Four Dead

By Philip Jankowski and Ciara O’Rourke, Austin American-Statesman FORT HOOD, Texas — A shooting left four dead and 14 injured at this massive Army post Wednesday afternoon, accord ...

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‘Stand Your Ground’ Protesters Call Florida ‘Stuck On Stupid’

‘Stand Your Ground’ Protesters Call Florida ‘Stuck On Stupid’

By Aaron Deslatte, Orlando Sentinel TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The parents of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis led a crowd of protesters to the Capitol Monday to warn Republican policyma ...

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Blind Florida Shooter Cleared Of Murder In ‘Stand Your Ground’ Slaying Wants Firearm Back

Blind Florida Shooter Cleared Of Murder In ‘Stand Your Ground’ Slaying Wants Firearm Back

By Rene Stutzman, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Florida -- John Wayne Rogers is a blind man who two years ago shot dead an overnight guest in his living room. He was cleared of murder ...

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George Zimmerman Not Haunted By What Happened

George Zimmerman Not Haunted By What Happened

Washington (AFP) - George Zimmerman, the man controversially acquitted of murdering black teenager Trayvon Martin, said in an interview aired Monday that he is not haunted by what ...

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Giffords Backs Washington State Proposal Requiring Checks For All Gun Sales

Giffords Backs Washington State Proposal Requiring Checks For All Gun Sales

By Brian M. Rosenthal, The Seattle Times OLYMPIA, Wash. -- Former Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords headlined a crowded and emotional hearing on gun-sale background checks ...

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