The shooting took place shortly after a man woke up and found two teenage boys in his daughter's room in Little Rock, Arkansas.
A 17-year-old boy became the 300th murder victim in Los Angeles this year after he was fatally shot when he was riding a motorbike near his home.
Sadeek Clark-Harrison died from a single shot to the head fired through the front-door window around 2:45 a.m., police said.
Roberto Carlos Silva, 23, was booked into jail on suspicion of first-degree murder and first-degree arson after the shooting in Bellevue, Nebraska.
Basic, constitutional policies like background checks are not partisan matters. President-elect Joe Biden understands this violence is preventable, and we cannot wait.
The number of mass shootings in the U.S. have soared in 2020, despite widespread closures of schools, officers and many public places due to the pandemic.
Even though COVID-19 lockdowns have restricted people's access to public spaces, mass shootings are still occurring.
Deputies reportedly recovered two shotgun shell casings from the property of a house bearing multiple signs unfavorable towards President Donald Trump, including one reading "Dump Trump," on the morning after Election Day in Ohio.
Jerry Saffo, 32, died in the shooting outside a Family Dollar store in the Mount Pleasant neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio.
Thomas Parkinson-Freeman, 23, has been charged with manslaughter, a second-degree felony, after the shooting in Gulfport, Florida.
"This dynamic is playing out in every metro in the nation no matter the demographic of residents, the party in charge or the state the city calls home," Indianapolis mayor Joe Hogsett said last week.
COVID-19 and racial justice are the leading issues for Gen Z voters casting their ballot in this year's general election.
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."