Tag Archives: shootings


Misland-Odessa

Five killed, including shooter, around 21 wounded in Texas shooting –...

09 September, 2019 4:40 am 4:40 am

TEXAS (Reuters) – Five people were killed, including a shooter, and around 21 were injured in a gun rampage in the cities of Midland and Odessa in west Texas on Saturday, police and a local television station reported. “The active shooter was shot and killed at the Cinergy in Odessa,” Midland police said on Facebook, … Read More


Police, New Zealand, terrorism, charge, mosque, shootings,

Police file New Zealand’s first terrorism charge over mosque shooting...

05 May, 2019 3:22 pm 3:22 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand police have charged the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with engaging in a terrorist act, the first time such a charge had been brought in the country’s history, they said on Tuesday. In an attack broadcast live on Facebook, a lone gunman armed … Read More


Bangladesh, cricket, team, leave, New Zealand, mosque, shootings

Bangladesh cricket team leave a changed New Zealand after mosque shootings

03 March, 2019 6:07 pm 6:07 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Bangladesh’s cricket team left New Zealand on Saturday, less than 24 hours after narrowly avoiding being involved in the worst mass shooting in the country, which now had to accept that sporting events were likely to have been changed for ever. A lone gunman killed 49 people and wounded more than 20 … Read More


World reacts with sadness, anger to New Zealand mosque shootings

03 March, 2019 2:19 pm 2:19 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Leaders and organizations around the world expressed disgust and sorrow at the killing of 49 people in shootings at two New Zealand mosques on Friday, attacks that many blamed on the demonisation of Muslims by the West. Western leaders from Donald Trump to Angela Merkel expressed solidarity with New Zealanders, deploring what … Read More