Virginia Walmart shooting: Authorities identify youngest of 6 victims in deadly Chesapeake mass shooting

Virginia Walmart shooting: Authorities identify youngest of 6 victims in deadly Chesapeake mass shooting

CNN — The youngest victim of this week’s mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Va., is a 16-year-old employee who allegedly used his first salary to buy his mother a gift before he was killed two days before Thanksgiving. Fernando Chavez-Barron, along with five other colleagues, was shot and killed on Tuesday night when … Read more

Colorado Springs comes to terms with the past after gay club shooting

Colorado Springs comes to terms with the past after gay club shooting

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — When authorities unfurled a 25-foot rainbow flag in front of Colorado Springs City Hall this week, people gathered to mourn the victims of a mass shooting in a popular gay club couldn’t help but think about how such a show of support would have been unthinkable a few days earlier. … Read more

Walmart shooter left ‘death note’ and bought gun on day of murder

Walmart shooter left ‘death note’ and bought gun on day of murder

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — The Walmart supervisor who fatally shot six co-workers at a store in Virginia bought the gun hours before the killings and left a note on his phone accusing co-workers of making fun of him, authorities announced on Friday. “Sorry everyone, but I didn’t plan for this, I promise things fell into … Read more

Shooting in a school in Brazil: at least 3 dead and 11 injured

Shooting in a school in Brazil: at least 3 dead and 11 injured

CNN — At least three people were killed and 11 others injured on Friday after a gunman opened fire on two schools in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, local authorities said. The attacks took place in the small town of Aracruz, 80 km north of the state capital, Vitoria. The suspected shooter – who … Read more

Police: Walmart shooter bought gun hours before killing

Police: Walmart shooter bought gun hours before killing

CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Authorities investigating the fatal shooting of six people at a Walmart said the shooter purchased the gun hours prior and left a note with grievances against co-workers on his phone. Police in Chesapeake, Va., issued a press release on Friday saying they conducted a forensic analysis of Walmart supervisor Andre Bing’s phone … Read more

Virginia Walmart shooting: Victims remain hospitalized days after mass shooting at a Virginia Walmart leaves 6 dead

Virginia Walmart shooting: Victims remain hospitalized days after mass shooting at a Virginia Walmart leaves 6 dead

CNN — As authorities investigate this week’s mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Va., at least two employees remained hospitalized after a manager killed six co-workers before killing himself. The Tuesday night shooting — two days before Thanksgiving — began minutes after 10 p.m. in the employee break room, where some workers were preparing … Read more

Two teenagers shot while unloading Thanksgiving groceries

Two teenagers shot while unloading Thanksgiving groceries

Two teenagers were unloading groceries for a Thanksgiving dinner in Houston early Thursday when they were shot, police said. Police responding to the scene found an 18-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to the chest and a 17-year-old boy who was shot in the neck. The oldest victim was pronounced dead at the scene, while … Read more

Walmart mass shooting: Motive for attack in Chesapeake, Virginia unclear

Walmart mass shooting: Motive for attack in Chesapeake, Virginia unclear

CNN — After an ordinary work day turned deadly at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Va., survivors and investigators spend the Thanksgiving holiday questioning the motive of an employee who opened fire on co-workers, killing six people before turning the gun on himself. Employees were preparing for a night shift when a manager opened fire with … Read more

Gay club owner: Shooting comes with new ‘type of hate’

Gay club owner: Shooting comes with new ‘type of hate’

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The co-owner of the Colorado Springs gay nightclub where a shooter turned a drag queen’s birthday celebration into a massacre, said he believes the shooting killed five people . and injured 17 others is a reflection of anti-LGBTQ sentiment that has moved from prejudice to incitement. Nic Grzecka’s voice was … Read more

Walmart mass shooting: Motive for attack in Chesapeake, Virginia unclear

Walmart mass shooting: Motive for attack in Chesapeake, Virginia unclear

CNN — After an ordinary work day turned deadly at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Va., survivors and investigators spend the Thanksgiving holiday questioning the motive of an employee who opened fire on co-workers, killing six people before turning the gun on himself. Employees were preparing for a night shift when a manager opened fire with … Read more