Tag Archives: Shooting

Report of shooting with multiple victims near Trump protest: Seattle Police

SEATTLE: Seattle police said on Twitter on Wednesday night (Nov 9) that they were investigating a report of a shooting with “multiple victims” near the scene of protests over the surprise victory of Republican Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election. The Seattle Fire Department said on Twitter that crews were treating five patients with gunshot… Read More »

Report details horror, heroism during San Bernardino shooting

REUTERS: A report into last year’s shooting rampage by a husband and wife in San Bernardino, California, reveals how three county workers battled to stop the shooters as they sprayed bullets into a conference room full of their colleagues. The report released on Friday describes the carnage found by rescue workers after Syed Rizwan Farook… Read More »

Olympics: Zhang wins China's first gold in Rio shooting

RIO DE JANEIRO: Zhang Mengxue got China off the gold medal mark at the Rio Games on Sunday, the Olympic debutant winning the women’s 10m air pistol title. With an assured display of precision shooting at the Deodoro range, the 25-year-old comfortably held off Russian teenager Vitalina Batsarashkina, with Greece’s Anna Korakaki taking bronze. The… Read More »

Shooting breaks out at Florida nightclub, several injured: Police

MIAMI: The shooter behind an attack at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida is dead, police said Sunday (Jun 12), describing the scene as a “mass casualty situation”.  “We can confirm this is a mass casualty situation,” the Orlando police said on their Twitter account.  “The shooter inside the club is dead,” they added in… Read More »