A lull in school shootings during the COVID pandemic is all but certain to end as students return to the classroom from a mentally exhausting lockdown in an increasingly armed society.
The Chicago Tribune, which tracks all of the area's shooting victims, recorded that 956 people have been shot between January 1 and April 26.
Today marks day 337 that Ellis Harrison, a student at the University of Missouri, has been taking a run for a greater cause. Harrison, who documents his daily runs on TikTok, has gathered more than 51k followers and millions of likes.
The announcement comes shortly after police identified Wilson as a "person of interest" in the shooting. According to WCBS-TV in New York, Wilson is believed to be an employee at the Stop & Shop where the shooting occurred.
Representative Jared Patterson took the tragedy as an opportunity to Tweet about HB 1927, a bill approved by the House last Thursday that eliminates licenses for handguns in Texas unless they're prohibited by state or federal laws from owning a firearm.
The Gun Violence Project found there has been a mass shooting every day in the past week except for Wednesday.
Officers were responding to reports of a traffic congestion in Shreveport, Louisiana when the gunfire erupted, police said.
John Weisert was the oldest victim out of eight people who were killed Thursday evening when a gunman opened fire first outside of the facility in the parking lot, and then inside the building.
Gutternberg's message came hours after a gunman killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis.
"Any loss of life is a tragedy. This especially is a tragedy," Maryland's state police superintendent said.
"The youngest brother I guess ended up getting it off the safety and shot my child in his head," Keyamber Matlock, the mother of the victim, said.
The alligator was shot in the head as it swam in a pond in Fort Myers.
The gunshot victim was pronounced dead after he was taken to a nearby hospital, police said.
The Georgia congresswoman is responding to the push for stricter firearms regulations by raffling a pistol.
"H.R. 8 and say it's not the intention of it to create criminals, but it's exactly what it does," the Oklahoma congressman argued.
A mass shooting at Kent Moore Cabinets company headquarters in Bryan, Texas killed one person and resulted in at least five other injuries on Thursday.
According to the York County Sheriff's Office, Lesslie, his wife Barbara and their two grandchildren were found dead in their home at around 5 p.m. local time on Wednesday.
President Biden is set to sign three executive orders targeting gun violence on Thursday, but student activists are calling on the president to do more with his executive authority.
Adams is suspected of killing five people before taking his own life and his father said he was a "good kid" and that the "football messed him up."
The plan will see the Justice Department issue a proposed rule to help stop the proliferation of so-called "ghost guns."
With Congress deeply divided, President Joe Biden is planning to take actions under his executive authority to try to address gun violence, following a wave of deadly shootings and concerns from advocates.
The president is expected to announce a series of directives related to gun control later this week, as the U.S. confronts an increasing incidence of gun violence nationwide.
Keveonta Quamez Hill, 25, was arrested and booked into custody hours after the shooting in Augusta, Georgia.
Prior to being identified by authorities, the U.S. Navy confirmed on Twitter that "there was an active shooter incident at Fort Detrick, MD involving U.S. Navy Sailors."
One woman and six men were shot in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood after a fight broke out late Monday night.
There were reports of at least two victims and a dead suspect.
Paulding County Sheriff's Office spokesperson said of Atlanta's rise in shootings: "It's every single day. It's awful."
"A child was just shot dead among three others in an office building, welcome to America," Parkland survivor Cameron Kasky tweeted on Thursday.
The auction occurs at a high school that nearly avoided a Parkland-style shooting just a few years ago.
The victim was reportedly working for a production company filming the families of gun violence victims for an anti-violence video to stream on Netflix.