US revelers wound bystanders, themselves with New Year's celebratory gunfire

The time-honored, if illegal, tradition of firing guns into the air to celebrate the New Year led to a rash of injuries on the first day of 2019 as stray bullets lodged in innocent bystanders – and even the shooters themselves. A Cleveland, OH man shot himself in the leg trying to return his 9mm […]

Police fatally shot a man after gunfire broke out at an Alabama mall on Thanksgiving — then conceded he ‘likely did not fire’ the shots

Emantic Bradford, Sr. via Associated Press Alabama police have conceded that the man they fatally shot after gunfire broke out at a mall on Thanksgiving “likely did not fire” the shots. The shooting broke out at a mall in Hoover, Alabama, on Thursday evening and left two people injured. Police say the gunman is still […]

3 Russian journalists injured by gunfire as Douma militants disperse people celebrating liberation

Three Russian journalists have been injured in Syria’s eastern Ghouta when their bus came under small arms fire. All of them have received non-life threatening wounds, according to the Russian Defense Ministry. The incident occurred when reporters were about to return from the Syrian town of Douma, the last militant-held stronghold in the eastern Ghouta […]

‘Starting to get scary’: Calais residents fear more violence after gunfire ignites mass migrant braw

The mass brawls between African and Afghan migrants in the French port city of Calais Thursday have prompted residents to call on the government to step in, telling RT they have been living in fear for years. Five migrants suffered gunshot wounds after fierce clashes erupted Thursday afternoon. Arguments between Eritrean and Afghan migrants at […]

Military university in Kabul rocked by explosions & gunfire – reports

The Marshal Fahim Military Academy in the Afghan capital of Kabul has come under attack with a series of explosions and heavy gunfire heard at the compound, according to local media. Armed militants launched the assault on the entrance to the academy around 5am local time, TOLO News reports citing eyewitnesses and a source inside […]

TV channel attacked in Kabul, explosion & gunfire reported

Published time: 7 Nov, 2017 06:47 Edited time: 7 Nov, 2017 07:00 An Afghan TV station cut its broadcast when armed men stormed its offices in Kabul, following reports of an explosion and gunfire in the area. The attack targeted Afghan television station Shamshad TV in central Kabul, according to multiple eye-witness reports. The television […]

Mandalay Bay guest who stayed next door to Paddock ‘shaken’ after hearing gunfire

Associated Press/John Locher An Australian man with the room next to the gunman’s says he’s “shaken” by Sunday’s attack. Brian Hodge wasn’t in the room when 64-year-old retired accountant Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor concert across the street, killing 59 people and wounding more than 500. Instead, the 36-year-old was returning to the […]

Las Vegas shooting video: Country megastar Jason Aldean live on-stage as gunfire broke out

The singer, 40, has been confirmed as safe and well following the horrifying incident. ABC News’s Frances Wang tweeted: “His team confirmed w/ ABC News he is OK.” Aldean was seemingly the final act to perform at the Sunday night concert, starting at 9:40pm local time. Videos show Aldean still on stage singing as the […]

1 dead, 3 injured following gunfire overnight in front of club in Berlin – police

Published time: 16 Sep, 2017 05:20 Edited time: 16 Sep, 2017 05:43 One person was killed and three more injured last night in gunfire in front of a club in the Hohenschönhausen neighborhood in northwestern Berlin, local police reported. Local newspaper BZ reports that the gunfire occurred around 2:15am local time (12:15am GMT) outside a […]

Explosion, gunfire near military hospital & US Embassy in Kabul

Published time: 8 Mar, 2017 05:05Edited time: 8 Mar, 2017 06:08 Several gunmen, including at least one dressed as a doctor, attacked a military hospital in an area close to the US Embassy in the Afghan capital, Kabul. Witnesses told Reuters that the attackers engaged security forces inside the building. Abdul Qadir, a worker at […]