Joe Biden calls Colorado Springs club owners,vows again to push for assault weapons ban

Joe Biden calls Colorado Springs club owners,vows again to push for assault weapons ban

“The idea we still allow semiautomatic weapons to be purchased is sick,just sick,” Biden said earlier. “It has no social redeeming value,zero,none.”

  • byJosh Wingrove

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‘Is he gay?’ Porn actor father of Colorado Springs LGBTQ club shooter reveals first thoughts

‘Is he gay?’ Porn actor father of Colorado Springs LGBTQ club shooter reveals first thoughts

The 22-year-old has been in hospital since being beaten by patrons at the club after the shooting claimed five lives and injured 17 others.

  • byFarrah Tomazin
‘He just opened fire’:Multiple deaths after Walmart manager goes on shooting spree
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‘He just opened fire’:Multiple deaths after Walmart manager goes on shooting spree

It’s the second mass shooting in the US in three days after a gunman killed five and injured 17 at a Colorado LGBTQ nightclub.

  • byNathan Layne andJay Paul
Veteran watching drag show goes into ‘combat mode’ to save club goers

Veteran watching drag show goes into ‘combat mode’ to save club goers

Whilst the former army major pummelled the gay nightclub shooter on the ground,a drag dancer stomped on the gunman with her high heels.

  • byDave Philipps
Colorado Springs gay bar shooting comes amid backdrop of anti-LGBTQ rhetoric
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Colorado Springs gay bar shooting comes amid backdrop of anti-LGBTQ rhetoric

This rampage has renewed fears of the potential connection between America’s weak gun laws and the homophobic discourse.

  • byFarrah Tomazin
Colorado Springs gay bar shooting suspect facing murder and hate crime charges

Colorado Springs gay bar shooting suspect facing murder and hate crime charges

Of the 25 injured at Club Q,at least seven were in critical condition,authorities said. Some were hurt trying to flee.

  • byJesse Bedayn andThomas Peipert
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Clubgoers stopped gunman who killed five at Colorado Springs gay nightclub
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Clubgoers stopped gunman who killed five at Colorado Springs gay nightclub

Five people were killed and 18 injured in a shooting at a gay nightclub on Saturday night in Colorado Springs.

Three members of University of Virginia football team slain in shooting,suspect in custody

Three members of University of Virginia football team slain in shooting,suspect in custody

The shooting unfolded on a bus full of students after it pulled into a parking garage on campus,after returning from a class field trip to see a play in Washington,DC.

  • byBrendan O'Brien andTyler Clifford
‘Terror has reached our doorstep’:Five people killed in North Carolina
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‘Terror has reached our doorstep’:Five people killed in North Carolina

The suspected shooter was able to elude officers for hours before he was cornered in a home and arrested.

  • byHannah Schoenbaum andStefanie Dazio
Jury spares life of Parkland school shooter,angering victims’ families

Jury spares life of Parkland school shooter,angering victims’ families

A jury has sent Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz to prison for the remainder of his life in a decision that left many families of the victims angered,baffled and in tears.

  • byTerry Spencer
Drugs,guns,questions:Grief turns to anger for families of Thai daycare massacre

Drugs,guns,questions:Grief turns to anger for families of Thai daycare massacre

Families of the victims stood over their coffins and opened them,wailing in despair,at the local Buddhist temple.

  • byChris Barrett