Five children and three adults were restrained with handcuffs and fatally shot in the head at a Houston home by a man with a violent criminal history who had previously lived there.
Police on Saturday thanked the many people providing tips about John Russell Houser as they work to reconstruct his movements before he killed two people, wounded nine and then killed himself.
A Washington, D.C., museum will display the rifle that sniper Charles Whitman used to kill 16 people and wound 32 others from atop the University of Texas clock tower in 1966.
Mourners released balloons and heard from the sole survivor of the Houston area shooting that killed her 5 family members.
A rural North Texas man has been indicted of capital murder for one of five killings authorities say he carried out in a late October shooting spree.
The Washington Navy Yard gunman visited two hospitals in the weeks before the rampage but did not say he was depressed or having thoughts of harming himself or others, the Veterans Affairs Department said Wednesday.
Investigators are looking into suspected shooter Aaron Alexis’ mental health. One month before the deadly rampage at the Washington Navy Yard, Alexis called police claiming he was hearing voices of people out to hurt him.
In recent years there have been mass shootings at schools, military bases, temples and movie theaters. The locations all bring to mind the question – where, if anywhere, are we safe?
Day one of the sentencing phase for convicted Fort Hood murderer, Nidal Hasan, proved to be the most emotional and gut-wrenching day of the three-week court martial.
A military judge has ruled attorneys assisting Army Major Nidal Hasan must continue as standby counsel.
The military courthouse on the edge of Fort Hood has been transformed into a fortress, surrounded by hundreds of stacked freight car-sized shipping containers, and by tall dirt- and sand-filled barriers.
A military judge says she’ll decide next week whether to delay the Fort Hood shooting suspect’s trial after hearing more about his strategy to defend himself for the 2009 attack that killed 13 people.