United States

US mayor: Chicago violence symptom of 'communities crying out'

More than a dozen people shot overnight amid escalation in Chicago gun violence as mayor says opportunity is the answer.

US mayor: Chicago violence symptom of 'communities crying out'

Mexico

Mexican president sticks to no-war approach after cartel video

Lopez Obrador said he would not repeat the mistakes of previous administrations that failed to contain cartel violence.

Mexican president sticks to no-war approach after cartel video

United States

US: Gunman at the door kills son of US judge, injures husband

Authorities say the attack on the home of Judge Salas, who has presided on high-profile cases, is being investigated.

US: Gunman at the door kills son of US judge, injures husband

Podcast

How to sell a massacre

Al Jazeera infiltrated the NRA, and exposed their PR playbook on mass shootings.

How to sell a massacre

Mexico

Remains of massacred student teacher identified in Mexico

Bone fragments found at a site called 'Butchers Ravine' near the dump where the bodies 43 students were burned.

Remains of massacred student teacher identified in Mexico

Gun violence

Chicago sees deadly Fourth of July weekend, 2 children shot dead

Chicago has seen rampant gang violence for years while its police force has faced accusations of corruption.

Chicago sees deadly Fourth of July weekend, 2 children shot dead

Black Lives Matter protests

US man who filmed Arbery shooting video charged with murder

Police say William 'Roddie' Bryan was charged with felony murder, criminal attempt to commit false imprisonment.

US man who filmed Arbery shooting video charged with murder

US & Canada

FBI says Texas naval base shooting is 'terrorism-related'

FBI says the shooting at the Corpus Christi naval station wounded a sailor and left the gunman dead.

FBI says Texas naval base shooting is 'terrorism-related'

US & Canada

Shooter 'neutralised' at Texas naval air station, one sailor hurt

The Corpus Christi station says the lockdown on the base had been lifted, and the injured sailor is in good condition.

Shooter 'neutralised' at Texas naval air station, one sailor hurt

Racism

US: Atlanta mayor calls killing of Ahmaud Arbery a 'lynching'

Keisha Lance Bottoms, the mayor of Georgia's largest city, also accuses Trump of emboldening racists with rhetoric.

US: Atlanta mayor calls killing of Ahmaud Arbery a 'lynching'

United States

US investigators: Clear evidence in Ahmaud Arbery murder case

State investigators arrest father, son in shooting of unarmed Black man killed on viral video that sparked outrage.

US investigators: Clear evidence in Ahmaud Arbery murder case

United States

Ahmaud Arbery: Two white men charged with murder over killing

Father and son charged after mobile phone video of killing in Georgia went viral, triggering outrage across the US.

United States

Protests erupt in Indianapolis after spate of police killings

Officers fatally shot two men and killed a pregnant pedestrian in three separate incidents just hours apart.

Protests erupt in Indianapolis after spate of police killings

United States

Ahmaud Arbery's family calls for immediate arrests in his death

A video lawyers say shows Arbery's killing by two armed white men has ignited fury and calls for justice across the US.

Ahmaud Arbery's family calls for immediate arrests in his death

Gun control

Canada bans assault-style weapons after Nova Scotia mass shooting

PM Trudeau says the country is banning the use, trade of more than 1,500 models and variants of assault-style firearms.

Canada bans assault-style weapons after Nova Scotia mass shooting