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TORONTO  | Toronto police delving into life of gunman in mass shooting

TORONTO — Investigators are digging into the life of a 29-year-old man trying to explain what prompted him to fire a handgun into restaurants and cafes in a lively Toronto neighborhood, killing a 10-year-old girl and an 18-year-old woman and wounding 13 others. The family of Faisal Hussain, who died during an exchange of gunfire … Continue reading TORONTO  | Toronto police delving into life of gunman in mass shooting

ANNAPOLIS, Md.  |Gunman attacks journalists at Maryland newspaper, 5 dead

ANNAPOLIS, Md. —A man firing a shotgun and armed smoke grenades killed four journalists and a staffer at Maryland’s capital newspaper, then was swiftly taken into custody by police who rushed into the building. Thursday’s attack on The Capital Gazette in Annapolis came amid months of verbal and online attacks on the “fake news media” … Continue reading ANNAPOLIS, Md.  |Gunman attacks journalists at Maryland newspaper, 5 dead

LONG BEACH, Calif.  | Police: Gunman lured firefighters to retirement home

LONG BEACH, Calif. — A 77-year-old man set a fire to lure firefighters to his Southern California retirement home so he could shoot them, authorities said. The attack killed one firefighter and wounded another. Thomas Kim was arrested Monday on suspicion of murder, attempted murder and arson but investigators were still trying to determine a … Continue reading LONG BEACH, Calif.  | Police: Gunman lured firefighters to retirement home

SANTA FE, Texas  | The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn’t shoot students he liked

SANTA FE, Texas  — The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Investigators say a 17-year-old admitted to authorities that he went on a shooting rampage at a Southeast Texas high school that left 10 dead, most of them students. According to a probable cause … Continue reading SANTA FE, Texas  | The Latest: Affidavit: Gunman didn’t shoot students he liked

Police haven’t reached gunman with hostages at veterans home

YOUNTVILLE, Calif./March 09, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A gunman slipped into an employee going-away party at the largest veterans home in the United States and took three people hostage Friday in a standoff that has kept the sprawling California grounds locked down for hours, authorities and family members said. Officials said the hostages’ conditions were not known because … Continue reading Police haven’t reached gunman with hostages at veterans home

Gunman takes hostages at California veterans home

YOUNTVILLE, Calif./March 09, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A gunman took at least three people hostage at a large veterans home in California on Friday and police locked down the sprawling grounds, Napa County Fire Capt. Chase Beckman said. Police closed access to the large veterans home in Yountville after a man with a gun was reported on the … Continue reading Gunman takes hostages at California veterans home

Italian gunman targets Africans in city where teen was slain

MILAN/February 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— A lone Italian gunman wounded six African immigrants in a two-hour drive-by shooting spree Saturday in a small Italian city where just days earlier a Nigerian man was arrested in the gruesome killing of a teenager, officials said. The shooting suspect was identified as Luca Traini, a 28-year-old Italian with no previous … Continue reading Italian gunman targets Africans in city where teen was slain

Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar

LAS VEGAS /January 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — After three months of investigation, police have learned more about Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock: He was a high-stakes gambler on a losing streak, obsessed with cleanliness, possibly bipolar and was having difficulties with his live-in girlfriend. But hundreds of interviews and thousands of pieces of evidence have … Continue reading Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar