Category Archives: shooting

Shooting at Event Celebrating Chiefs’ Super Bowl Berth Kills 2, Injures 15

An event celebrating the Kansas City Chiefs’ victory over the Tennessee Titans in the AFC championship game turned deadly Sunday night as two people were killed and at least 15 injured in a shooting. The Chiefs’ 35-24 victory Sunday afternoon sent the team to the Super Bowl for the first time in 50 years. A…

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Two Police Officers Confirmed Dead in Hawaii Shooting

Tragedy erupted in paradise Sunday as two police officers were killed in an incident in which a woman was stabbed and multiple people remain missing after a fire destroyed seven homes near Honolulu’s Diamond Head landmark. Police said the incident began with the attempted eviction of  Jaroslav “Jerry” Hanel, 69, who is suspected of killing…

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Trump Levels Bloomberg for Saying Texas Shooting Hero Shouldn’t Have Had a Gun

Sadly, former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke didn’t make it to the primary round of the Democratic nomination contest. It’s a shame, if just because I wanted to see how “Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15” did once people started to vote. Thankfully, when it comes to gun scolds, the Democrat field has exchanged…

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Teen Charged with Aggravated Homicide After 4 Murdered in Small Utah Town

A boy armed with a gun killed three children and a woman inside a Utah home, then accompanied a fifth victim to a hospital, where he was arrested, police said Saturday. Police were still trying to piece together who’s who and what happened leading up to Friday night’s shooting in Granstville, a town of 11,000…

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Attorney General Barr Announces Attack on Florida Naval Base ‘an Act of Terrorism’

Attorney General William Barr announced Monday that last month’s deadly shooting at Pensacola Naval Air Station in Florida has been ruled “an act of terrorism” that was “motivated by jihadist ideology.” Barr also told reporters at a news conference at the Justice Department that 21 members of the Saudi Royal Air Force and Royal Navy…

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Video Appears To Show Iranian Police Opening Fire on Anti-Government Protesters

Iranian security forces fired both live ammunition and tear gas to disperse demonstrators protesting against the Islamic Republic after its initial denial that it shot down a Ukrainian jetliner, online videos purported to show Monday. Videos sent to the New York-based Center for Human Rights in Iran and later verified by The Associated Press show…

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Buttigieg Suggests Trump Is at Fault for Iran Shooting Down Civilian 737

South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg is now hinting that President Donald Trump is at fault for a downed civilian airliner seemingly shot down by Iranian forces. The Democratic presidential candidate made the suggestion Thursday after news of Iran’s involvement in the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 disaster broke. The passenger jet was carrying 176…

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Beto O’Rourke Politicizes Texas Church Shooting, Can’t Quite Thank the Heroes Who Stopped It

On Sunday, two churchgoers in White Settlement, Texas were shot dead. However, things could have been a lot worse had there not been law-abiding concealed carriers in the congregation. According to Fox News, the gunman was shot dead by heroic parishioners “within seconds” of opening fire on the 240-odd congregants at the West Freeway Church…

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Slow-Mo Breakdown Shows 7 Churchgoers Pulled Guns To Stop Bad Guy in Texas Church Shooting

In a stunning real-life example of why it is important that Americans retain their Second Amendment right to bear arms, a shooter at a Texas church on Sunday was fatally shot within seconds after he pulled a gun and shot two congregants during a service. The gunman — identified Monday as 43-year-old Keith Thomas Kinnunen,…

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Pastor at Texas Church Thankful Congregants Could Defend Themselves: ‘There Is Evil in This World’ 

The pastor at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas, where a man shot two parishioners to death before he was killed by an armed member of the congregation, said he is thankful for the state law that allowed the church to protect itself.

Man Who Spent 23 Years Making 27,000 Crosses for Shooting Victims Across Country Is Retiring

An Illinois man who made more than 27,000 crosses to commemorate shooting victims across the country is retiring. Greg Zanis came to realize, after 23 years, his Crosses for Losses ministry was beginning to take a personal and financial toll on him, according to The Beacon-News. “I had a breaking point in El Paso,” he…

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Police: Texas Man Shoots Barber After Argument over Son’s Haircut

Receiving a bad haircut can be devastating, even angering, but is it worth going to jail over? Texas authorities have found a man whom they believe shot a barber three times over his teen son’s haircut. Harris County Sheriff’s Office reported the incident on its Twitter shortly after it occurred Saturday in Katy, Texas. “Deputies…

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