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What we know about a shooting at a protest in Louisville

What we know about a shooting at a protest in Louisville

A shooting at a protest in Louisville, Kentucky’s Jefferson Square Park resulted in one death and one injury Saturday night, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. The park has been the epicenter of ongoing protests against police brutality and racism, sparked by a series of police killings, including of George Floyd in Minneapolis and Breonna Taylor…
The police shooting of Maurice Gordon, a black man killed during a traffic stop, explained

The police shooting of Maurice Gordon, a black man killed during a traffic stop,...

As people around the world continue to protest racism and police violence, a new case of an officer-involved killing of a black man has come to light. On the morning of May 23, 28-year-old Maurice Gordon was shot and killed by a white New Jersey state trooper during a traffic stop on the Garden State…
The police shooting of Breonna Taylor, a black woman who was killed in her apartment, explained

The police shooting of Breonna Taylor, a black woman who was killed in her...

Breonna Taylor’s mother was worried about her daughter getting coronavirus. An EMT who wanted to be a nurse, the 26-year-old Taylor was an essential worker providing health care as the pandemic worsened earlier this year. Her mother, Tamika Palmer, told her, “make sure you wash your hands,” Palmer recalled to the 19th, a nonprofit newsroom…
What we know about a mass shooting in Nova Scotia, Canada

What we know about a mass shooting in Nova Scotia, Canada

A shooter killed at least 13 people across Nova Scotia, Canada, police said Sunday. The suspect, a 51-year-old man, died shortly after being apprehended in Enfield, Nova Scotia, a town about 20 miles north of Halifax. Police believe he is responsible for a series of shootings that began in Portapique — a small town about…
I reported through a mass shooting at my own newspaper. Now I’m taking a buyout.

I reported through a mass shooting at my own newspaper. Now I’m taking a...

“Are you in the newsroom? I’m hearing there was a shooting. I can’t get ahold of anyone.” I heard the catch in his voice the same moment I saw dozens of police cars tearing toward Annapolis in the breakdown lane. The call was from my editor Rick Hutzell on June 28, 2018, the day a…
What we know about a Thai mass shooting

What we know about a Thai mass shooting

At least 20 people have been killed and at least 31 wounded Saturday in the city of Nakhon Ratchasima, about 155 miles northeast of Bangkok. The suspected shooter, a Thai soldier, took people hostage and barricaded himself inside inside a shopping mall with the hostages and an assault rifle, according to local news outlets. The…
What we know about a shooting, stabbing, and fire in Honolulu, Hawaii

What we know about a shooting, stabbing, and fire in Honolulu, Hawaii

Two police officers were killed in a shooting in Honolulu, Hawaii Sunday morning — a third officer was reportedly wounded, and fourth person was stabbed. According to Hawaii News Now, the suspected gunman — who is believed to have died as well — opened fire on police officers responding to a stabbing. That suspected gunman…
What we know about a shooting at a White Settlement, Texas, church

What we know about a shooting at a White Settlement, Texas, church

A shooting at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas, has resulted in two deaths as well as the death of the shooter, according to the Dallas Morning News. The shooting at the church, which is located in a suburb of Fort Worth, occurred before 11 am local time. The gunman reportedly…
What we know about a shooting at a White Settlement, Texas church

What we know about a shooting at a White Settlement, Texas church

A shooting at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, Texas, has resulted in two deaths and at least one injury, according to the Dallas Morning News. Police received a call before 10 am local time about people with gunshot wounds at the church, which is located in a suburb of Fort Worth.…
New Orleans shooting: what we know

New Orleans shooting: what we know

Early Sunday morning in New Orleans’s French Quarter, at least 10 people were shot. While two were critical condition following the shooting, all were in stable condition by Monday, according to the New Orleans Police Department. The police detained one person near the scene, but no arrests have been made. Monday, city officials said the…

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