Texas police say ‘wrong decision’ to not break into Uvalde classroom sooner

Texas police say ‘wrong decision’ to not break into Uvalde classroom sooner

Questions are mounting over the amount of time it took police officers to enter the school to confront the 18-year-old gunman.

  • byJake Bleiberg,Jim Vertuno andElliot Spagat

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Why can’t America fix its gun crisis?

Why can’t America fix its gun crisis?

Why do mass shootings keep happening in the US? What does the Second Amendment mean? Who are the NRA? And where is gun regulation reform at today?

  • bySherryn Groch andBillie Eder
From red flags to armed teachers:Five very different plans to stop school shootings

From red flags to armed teachers:Five very different plans to stop school shootings

US President Joe Biden wants to ban assault weapons. The Republicans want increased school security. The only thing people agree on is that it won’t be easy.

  • byFarrah Tomazin
Fury in Texas over missing 90 minutes between 911 call and gunman’s death

Fury in Texas over missing 90 minutes between 911 call and gunman’s death

It was 11.30am when local police were first alerted that someone had opened fire outside the school. But Ramos wasn’t shot dead until 1pm,and authorities cannot say why.

  • byJake Bleiberg andJim Vertuno
Husband of teacher killed in Texas school dies following massacre

Husband of teacher killed in Texas school dies following massacre

Joe Garcia was preparing for the funeral of Irma Garcia,his high school sweetheart and wife of 24 years,when he collapsed and died on Thursday,his family said.

  • byTyler Clifford
Domestic terrorism bill blocked in the US senate amid mass shootings

Domestic terrorism bill blocked in the US senate amid mass shootings

Democrats’ first attempt at responding to the back-to-back mass shootings in a Buffalo supermarket and an elementary school in Uvalde has failed in the US Senate.

  • byFarnoush Amiri andLisa Mascaro
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One image says everything you need to know about America’s gun problem

One image says everything you need to know about America’s gun problem

This year alone there have been 7663 gun deaths,excluding suicide,in the United States.

A portrait of grief:The precious victims of Texas school shooting

A portrait of grief:The precious victims of Texas school shooting

Stories have begun to emerge about the lives of the 19 children and their two teachers who were gunned down behind a barricaded door at their Texas primary school.

  • byElliot Spagat andAcacia Coronado
Shooter drills in class and guns in friends’ homes:Why Matilda,9,doesn’t miss her US school

Shooter drills in class and guns in friends’ homes:Why Matilda,9,doesn’t miss her US school

Just hours before the shooting at a Texas school in which 19 children were killed this week,schoolgirl Matilda McCullough delivered this speech to her Australian classmates about the gun drills regularly held at her US school.

  • byMatilda McCullough
Two sets of cousins among the victims of Uvalde school massacre

Two sets of cousins among the victims of Uvalde school massacre

The identities of the 19 children and two adults killed in the Robb Elementary School massacre that occurred in Uvalde,Texas are slowly being revealed.

  • byAmelia McGuire,Tyler Clifford andMarta Pascual Juanola
Beneath Kerr’s self-control is a life’s worth of outrage and grief

Beneath Kerr’s self-control is a life’s worth of outrage and grief

The Golden State coach was an 18-year-old freshman when his father,Malcolm Kerr,was assassinated by the militant group Islamic Jihad in Lebanon.

  • bySally Jenkins