United States

'Horrific scene': Gunman kills 12 in California bar

The bar in Thousand Oaks, California was packed with college students when the gunman opened fire.

California bar shooting: At least 12 killed in Thousand Oaks

US & Canada

Timeline: The deadliest mass shootings in the US

Three of the deadliest mass shootings in the US modern history have occurred since October 2017.

Counting the Cost

Gun economics: The weaponisation of the US

Examining the billion-dollar US gun industry and how it affects countries, markets and people around the world.

United States

Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect pleads not guilty

Man accused of killing 11 worshipers at a Pittsburgh synagogue pleads not guilty to all 44 counts against him.

Pittsburgh shooting suspect Robert Bowers pleads not guilty

United States

'Leave Pittsburgh': Protesters greet Trump after synagogue attack

Trump visits city where a gunman killed 11 in one of the worst acts of anti-Semitic violence in the US in recent memory.

'Leave Pittsburgh': Protesters greet Trump after synagogue attack

United States

Pittsburgh shooting: Vigils across US as hate crimes up

Thousands gathered for an interfaith prayer vigil at a city church following the mass shooting at the synagogue.

US & Canada

Pittsburgh shooting: Suspect expressed hatred of Jews

Shortly after the shooting, President Donald Trump called for unity in a nation where hate crime is on the rise.

Opinion

Why aren't we calling the Pittsburgh shooting 'terrorism'?

Perhaps the path to end terrorism begins with abandoning it as a term we selectively deploy and actively distort.

Khaled A Beydoun

by Khaled A Beydoun

Khaled A Beydoun

United States

Muslims crowdfund for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue attack

Crowdfunding has become a go-to effort for relief following hate crimes and mass shootings in the US.

Muslims crowdfund for victims of Pittsburgh synagogue attack

United States

What we know about Robert Bowers, synagogue attack suspect

Most of the information about Bowers comes from his social media, which is largely comprised of anti-Semitic posts.

What we know about Robert Bowers, synagogue attack suspect

United States

Eleven killed in US' worst anti-Semitic attack

A man armed with an assault rifle and three handguns kills 11 and injures six in the Squirrel Hill area of the city.

Suspect in custody after deadly Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Racism

'Whites don't shoot whites': 2 black people shot dead in Kentucky

Prosecutors say shooting that left two African Americans dead in the US state is being probed as possible hate crime.

'Whites don't shoot whites': 2 black people shot dead in Kentucky

South Africa

On night patrol with a South African vigilante group

In Galeshewe township, a group of men and women patrol the streets, dishing out 'blessings' to suspected criminals.

Witness

South Africa's Reluctant Vigilante

The leader of a controversial vigilante group fights for legitimacy in a crime-riddled South African community.

Crime

How a rapper set up No Shoot Zones to stop Baltimore's bloodshed

Tyree Colion, a rapper and ex-gang member, risks his life setting up No Shoot Zones in communities with record murders.

How a rapper set up No Shoot Zones to stop Baltimore's bloodshed