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.
Workers fixing potholes on the the highway stopped traffic to clear space for the plane to land after noticing it heading towards them
Despite the school killings, gun control remains as far off as ever
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.
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.
CEO Howard Schultz issues ‘request rather than ban’ to coffee shop patrons
Mass shooting will inevitably spark fresh debate over increased gun legislation
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.
The massacre - which re-ignited the gun control debate in America - lasted only five minutes
The Cable King is on course for new duel with News Corp
Neil Heslin was testifying at a local hearing on firearm control at the time
Residents from Newtown, Connecticut, were expected at the march in the wake of Sandy Hook massacre
Gunman was originally brought in for a domestic incident
Teacher Kevin Leatherbarrow holds a licence to carry a concealed weapon and doesn't see anything wrong with arming teachers in the aftermath of the deadly Connecticut school shooting.
Newtown marked Christmas amid snow-covered teddy bears, stockings, flowers and candles left in memorial to the 20 children and six adults shot dead in the second-largest school shooting in US history.
Head of lobby group demands Congress do ‘everything necessary’ to put armed guards in classroom