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
Trump’s China tariffs failed but it looks like Biden is stuck with them
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Trump’s China tariffs failed but it looks like Biden is stuck with them

Divisions in the White House have been exposed as it reviews Donald Trump’s contentious trade tariffs on China. But it appears inevitable that Biden and America will just have to continue living with them.

  • byStephen Bartholomeusz
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
‘Just wait for it’:Texas gunman warned girl online he was going to shoot up school

‘Just wait for it’:Texas gunman warned girl online he was going to shoot up school

The Facebook posts were the only advance warning of the deadly rampage at a Texas elementary school,Governor Greg Abbott said.

  • byAcacia Coronado andJim Vertuno
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Kate Moss denies Johnny Depp pushed her down staircase

Kate Moss denies Johnny Depp pushed her down staircase

Supermodel Kate Moss,a former girlfriend of Johnny Depp,has told a court that she has never been pushed or assaulted by the actor.

  • byMatthew Barakat
‘We have to act’:Fury after Texas primary school massacre

‘We have to act’:Fury after Texas primary school massacre

A teenage gunman opened fire in a south Texas primary school,killing at least 19 children and two teachers before he was also killed,prompting an emotional US President Joe Biden to demand action on loose US gun laws.

  • byAcacia Coronado andJim Vertuno
Texas gunman was bullied over a stutter,grew increasingly violent,friends say

Texas gunman was bullied over a stutter,grew increasingly violent,friends say

Salvador Ramos was a lonely 18-year-old who was bullied over a stutter and strong lisp. He had a difficult home life and grew more violent,according to his friends.

  • byRobert Klemko,Silvia Foster-Frau andShawn Boburg
America:where my two-year-old was taught how to shelter from gun massacres

America:where my two-year-old was taught how to shelter from gun massacres

Covering the Sandy Hook shooting in 2012 became a personal matter for my family and our young son. Today,it seems no lessons have been learnt.

  • byNick O'Malley
Trump’s protegees defeated in Georgia primaries by defiant Republicans

Trump’s protegees defeated in Georgia primaries by defiant Republicans

The Georgia governor and secretary of state who defied Trump’s orders to overturn his defeat have seen off challengers chosen by the ex-president.

  • bySteve Peoples andJeff Amy