Gun violence

Protests after US police officer drags teen, fires gun

LAPD says it is reviewing videos after off-duty officer fires gun during confrontation with unarmed youths in Anaheim.

US & Canada

Florida airport gunman faces 'possible death penalty'

Federal prosecutors charge Esteban Santiago with firearms offences and carrying out an act of violence at an airport.

Gun violence

US army veteran arrested over deadly airport shooting

Esteban Santiago, who served in Iraq and was discharged last year, identified as Fort Lauderdale gunman who killed five.

Latin America Investigates

Mexico: Land of Impunity

Investigating an apparent culture of impunity that allows some in Mexican law enforcement to detain and kill at will.

United States

Several wounded in Ohio State University attack

Attacker shot dead while eight people taken to hospitals with stab wounds and being struck by a car.

United States

Active shooter alert on US university campus

University's website and Twitter account tell students to "run hide fight" as seven people are taken to hospital.

Gun violence

One dead, nine wounded in New Orleans shooting

Two arrested after late-night shooting in French Quarter where thousands had gathered for an American football game.

Gun control

Gun sales on the rise in anticipation of a Clinton win

Gun sellers report increasing sales as voters prepare for possibility of president who backs firearms restrictions.


Stray Bullets: Guns in the Philippines

As the new Philippines government takes an uncompromising line on crime, will it finally end rampant gun violence?


Documenting America's white nationalists

A photographer followed members of the National Socialist Movement for a year, until her project came to a dramatic end.

Fault Lines

The Taser Cases

As US police increase the use of tasers, we find out how the "less lethal" weapons have been linked to injury and death.

United States

Gunman on the run after five killed in US shopping mall

Police say gunman is still at large after five people shot dead in shopping mall rampage.

US & Canada

Shooting scare forces evacuation of JFK terminal

Operator of New York's international airport says no bullet shells found but action taken out of "abundance of caution".

US & Canada

Imam and associate shot to death on New York street

Bangladeshi community wants incident treated as a hate crime as police look for man who fled scene with gun in his hand.


Attackers kill 13 at busy market in India's Assam

At least 10,000 people, most of them civilians, have been killed in Assam state in the past three decades.