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Dylann Roof declared competent to stand trial

A federal judge ruled Friday that alleged Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof…

 

“Tower” is an extraordinary documentary about a shooting at the University of Texas in Austin in 1966. (Courtesy Kino Lorber)

‘Tower’ sheds provocative light on 1966 mass shooting

Mass school shootings were unheard of before Aug. 1, 1966, day when,…

 

People gather to mourn with flower tributes near to the Olympia shopping center where a shooting took place leaving nine people dead the day before in Munich, Germany, on Saturday.  (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

Munich shooter was bullied loner, planned attack for a year

MUNICH — The teenager behind the deadly shooting rampage in Munich was…

 

This undated file image shows Omar Mateen, who authorities say killed dozens of people inside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, June 12, 2016.  (MySpace via AP, File)

Feds: Orlando gunman planned to travel to SF Bay Area

The Orlando nightclub shooter was apparently planning to come to the San…

This undated file image shows Omar Mateen, who authorities say killed dozens of people inside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, June 12, 2016.  (MySpace via AP, File)
Ron Rivera, left, applies a tattoo on the arm of Cherie Grulich on Saturday in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Attorney General says Mateen investigation moving forward

ORLANDO, Fla. — Although the killer is known, the investigation continues into…

Ron Rivera, left, applies a tattoo on the arm of Cherie Grulich on Saturday in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
FILE - In this Sunday photo, an aerial view of the mass shooting scene at the Pulse nightclub is seen in Orlando, Fla. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File)

Details emerge about nightclub shooter’s wife

RODEO — She was a sweet, pretty California girl with Palestinian roots…

FILE - In this Sunday photo, an aerial view of the mass shooting scene at the Pulse nightclub is seen in Orlando, Fla. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File)
Jermaine Towns, left, and Brandon Shuford wait down the street from a multiple shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, June 12, 2016. Towns said his brother was in the club at the time. A gunman opened fire at a nightclub in central Florida, and multiple people have been wounded, police said Sunday. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

50 dead in Florida nightclub shooting, worst in US history

ORLANDO, Fla. — A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun…

Jermaine Towns, left, and Brandon Shuford wait down the street from a multiple shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Fla., Sunday, June 12, 2016. Towns said his brother was in the club at the time. A gunman opened fire at a nightclub in central Florida, and multiple people have been wounded, police said Sunday. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
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Blood donations urged in SF in wake of Florida mass shooting

Organizations are calling for blood donations following the worst mass shooting in…

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Mayor Lee expresses sorrow for ‘evil act of terror’ against LGBT victims

Mayor Ed Lee on Sunday morning offered condolences and expressed his sorrow…

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SF’s LGBT community extends support to shooting victims in Orlando

In the wake of a mass shooting at a prominent gay club…

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Vigil planned Sunday night in SF to honor victims of Florida mass shooting

A vigil is planned Sunday night at San Francisco's Harvey Milk Plaza…

Members of the community react at the scene of a deadly shooting in Wilkinsburg, Pa., Thursday. (Michael Henninger/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)

Gunmen, 1 with rifle, worked as team to kill 6 at cookout

WILKINSBURG, Pa. — Two gunmen working as a team fatally shot five…

Members of the community react at the scene of a deadly shooting in Wilkinsburg, Pa., Thursday. (Michael Henninger/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)
Police investigate the scene early Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, where people were shot in vehicles outside a Cracker Barrel restaurant in Kalamazoo, Mich. (Mark Bugnaski/Kalamazoo Gazette-MLive Media Group via AP)

Gunman kills 6 at apartment complex, dealership, restaurant

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A gunman who seemed to choose his victims at…

Police investigate the scene early Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, where people were shot in vehicles outside a Cracker Barrel restaurant in Kalamazoo, Mich. (Mark Bugnaski/Kalamazoo Gazette-MLive Media Group via AP)
David Bowdich, the assistant director in charge of the FBI's Los Angeles office, speaks at a news conference at the San Bernardino Police Department on Tuesday. (Rachel Luna/The Sun via AP)

FBI seeks to fill timeline gap in San Bernardino attack

SAN BERNARDINO — Federal authorities have compiled a detailed timeline surrounding the…

David Bowdich, the assistant director in charge of the FBI's Los Angeles office, speaks at a news conference at the San Bernardino Police Department on Tuesday. (Rachel Luna/The Sun via AP)
In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino as landlord Doyle Miller prepares to board up the property in Redlands. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)

Little known about mother who lived with San Bernardino shooter

RIVERSIDE — When Rafia Sultana Farook needed help, she often turned to…

In this Dec. 19, 2015, file photo, Syed Rizwan Farook's brother Syed Raheel Farook, left, brother-in-law Farhan Khan, second from left, and mother, Rafia Farook, third from left, leave the house of the husband and wife who killed 14 people in San Bernardino as landlord Doyle Miller prepares to board up the property in Redlands. (Will Lester/The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin via AP, File)
Young Kim, defense attorney for Enrique Marquez, is questioned by reporters outside federal court after a hearing at in Riverside on Monday. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Man accused of buying guns in California massacre to be held

RIVERSIDE — The man accused of buying the assault rifles his longtime…

Young Kim, defense attorney for Enrique Marquez, is questioned by reporters outside federal court after a hearing at in Riverside on Monday. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
In this Dec. 9, 2015 file photo, a garage door of Enrique Marquez's home is broken in after an FBI raid, in Riverside. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong,File)

Buyer of guns used in massacre charged with terrorism counts

LOS ANGELES — The man who bought the assault rifles used by…

In this Dec. 9, 2015 file photo, a garage door of Enrique Marquez's home is broken in after an FBI raid, in Riverside. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong,File)
In this Dec. 3, 2015 photo, flowers are left by the side of the road as a San Bernardino police officer blocks the road leading to the site of the mass shooting in San Bernardino. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

Obama to meet with San Bernardino shooting victims

WASHINGTON — Continuing a grim ritual of his time in office, President…

In this Dec. 3, 2015 photo, flowers are left by the side of the road as a San Bernardino police officer blocks the road leading to the site of the mass shooting in San Bernardino. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)
FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Comey said that the two San Bernardino shooters were radicalized at least two years ago and had discussed jihad and martyrdom as early as 2013. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

FBI: California shooters radicalized at least 2 years ago

WASHINGTON — The two San Bernardino shooters were radicalized at least two…

FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Comey said that the two San Bernardino shooters were radicalized at least two years ago and had discussed jihad and martyrdom as early as 2013. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Pictures of Wednesday's shooting victims are displayed at a makeshift memorial site Monday  in San Bernardino. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

FBI: Killers had been radicalized ‘for quite some time’

SAN BERNARDINO — The couple who carried out the San Bernardino massacre…

Pictures of Wednesday's shooting victims are displayed at a makeshift memorial site Monday  in San Bernardino. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)