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Saturday 25 January 2014
The United States is confronting yet another public shooting rampage tonight after police in Maryland confirmed that three people had been shot dead inside a shopping mall in Columbia, a suburb of Baltimore.
Sunday 05 January 2014
Workers fixing potholes on the the highway stopped traffic to clear space for the plane to land after noticing it heading towards them
Friday 13 December 2013
Despite the school killings, gun control remains as far off as ever
Tuesday 26 November 2013
Adam Lanza, the young man who gunned down twenty children and six staff members in a shooting spree at Sandy Hook Elementary School in the US last year, had an “obsession with mass murders, in particular the April 1999 shootings at Columbine high school in Colorado,” according to a report on the investigation into the bloody attack.
Comment: While pay-per-view squeezes life out of small hall boxing, there should be a place on terrestrial TV for classics like Carl Froch-George Groves
Monday 25 November 2013
A Froch seen by a wider audience would have helped pollinate boxing
How the convicted nephew of a Kennedy could become an unlikely poster boy for reform of the US justice system
Friday 22 November 2013
He's rich and well-connected. But Michael Skakel's case deserves close examination
Saturday 05 October 2013
A man who set himself on fire in the National Mall in Washington has died of his injuries, police said.
Friday 04 October 2013
Investigators struggle to explain why a woman from Connecticut crashed through barriers outside the White House
Tuesday 24 September 2013
The Connecticut Supreme Court will decide whether horses in the state should be classified as a " naturally vicious species", in a court case that dates back to 2006.
Wednesday 18 September 2013
CEO Howard Schultz issues ‘request rather than ban’ to coffee shop patrons
Washington Navy Yard shooting: Should authorities have paid closer attention to Aaron Alexis following two previous ‘gun rage’ investigations?
Tuesday 17 September 2013
Mass shooting will inevitably spark fresh debate over increased gun legislation
Friday 16 August 2013
James Meyer was a young artist looking for a job when he knocked on the door of Jasper Johns’s studio in the mid-1980s.
Tuesday 18 June 2013
He may have mastered the interview for the job of director of football at Newcastle United, but Joe Kinnear made a complete hash of an interview on TalkSport the day after signing his contract.
Thursday 30 May 2013
Two threatening letters sent to New York City's mayor and his group that advocates for gun control contained traces of the deadly poison ricin, police have said.
Wednesday 10 April 2013
A six-year-old boy in the US has died after he was accidentally shot in the head by his four-year-old friend.
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 200,000 back our campaign
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train