Josiah Johnson, 18, pointed a gun at the cab driver after he tried to pay his fare with a fake $100 bill in Aloha, Oregon, authorities said.
Authorities said the gun went off and struck the woman in the abdomen when she tried to take it from the child during a stop in North Carolina.
Two deputies were shot multiple times by a shooter on Saturday and are now "fighting for their lives."
There is a real disconnect about suicide in my community. There aren't many people sharing their stories—it's stigmatized grief. This is why I'm writing mine.
In its preliminary report, the NYPD listed 22 shooting incidents, 28 victims and five homicides. Chicago police reported 51 people shot and 10 fatalities.
John R. Lott, Jr. of Crime Prevention Research Center debates John E. Rosenthal of Stop Handgun Violence.
It is not an exaggeration to say that the Second Amendment has never been under greater assault, and never facing greater risk, than it is right now.
It is quite hyperbolic to suggest that individual gun ownership is on the ballot this November.
The Cliffton, a bar in Patchogue, posted a Super Bowl-esque betting box on its Instagram account last week. In it, patrons could purchase four boxes, each with a number predicting the city's shooting-death totals over Labor Day weekend.
I had driven Shane to San Diego International Airport on the morning of September 2, 2018. We hugged outside the terminal, he gave me a kiss on the cheek and said goodbye. That was the last time I would see my beautiful son alive.
"Last night shows the threat of these 'militias' is a clear and present danger to those who protest," said leaders from the National Urban League and its Wisconsin affiliates on Wednesday.
Of the 45 people who were shot over the weekend, eight were killed.
Kenneth Ayers, 49, was arrested Thursday night after allegedly shooting at least seven cars from his UPS work truck, injuring one woman, over the course of three months.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said on Tuesday that 60 percent of the illegal guns confiscated in Chicago come from out of state.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Tuesday suggested that the "lax gun laws" in states such as Mississippi and Indiana is causing the increase in violence in the city.
There are tried and tested ways of reducing the gun violence that plague America's cities. Operation Legend resembles none of them.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot called the president's offer to "solve" Chicago's soaring murder rate by sending in 50,000 to 75,000 federal personnel to the city "classic Trump hyperbole."
Pennsylvania man killed sleeping elementary teacher in her bed during botched drug deal retaliation, police say
"We went out in the street and all we saw was bodies just laying everywhere," one resident said. "We thought it was a war out here."
Roy Den Hollander was the "primary subject" in the shooting that took place at the home of U.S. District Judge Esther Salas in New Jersey, the FBI said.
Marita Hile, 64, had been driving in Tilton, Illinois when her vehicle crashed into a sign at a gas station after a child in the back seat of her car accidentally shot her.
Both citires also saw a spike of gun violecne over the July 4 weekend.
Republicans must embrace law and order and paint a stark contrast with the Democrats.
Dr. Ari Gershman and his son Jack had encountered the suspect while driving down a dirt road in the Poker Flat area of northwestern Sierra County on Friday.
The Glock 19 was confiscated in the South Side neighborhood of Englewood, where eight people were shot.
A 7-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy were killed in separate shootings in Chicago on July 4th, while an 11-year-old was fatally shot in Washington, D.C.
Five people, including a 14-year-old boy, were shot in four separate shootings in Indianapolis last night.
This is the fourth shooting in the Seattle area where people have been protesting for more than three weeks.
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced plans that could lead to the dismantling of the city's Capitol Hill Occupied Protest, or CHOP, on Monday.