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Alabama police officer dies from gunshot wound after standoff

(MOBILE, Ala.) -- An Alabama police officer shot late Tuesday night has died.

Justin Billa was struck by gunfire after he and other police officers went to set up a perimeter around the home of Robert Hollie, Mobile Police Chief Lawrence B... Read More

Assault-rifle bill voted down in Florida as shooting survivors look on in Capitol

(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Many of the students barely had time to dry their eyes as they rushed from funerals for classmates killed in a mass shooting at their school to buses chartered to take them to the Florida state capital, where they plan to lobby... Read More

Florida school shooting suspect was fascinated by talk of guns, preoccupied with wars: School records

(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- The teenager accused of gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school had a fascination with talk of guns and was preoccupied with wars and terrorists, according to school records obtained by ABC affiliate WPLG.

Nikol... Read More

Suspect in custody for shootings that appeared to target homeless people

(LAS VEGAS) -- A suspect has been identified in connection with the series of shootings in Las Vegas that appeared to target the homeless.

Joshua Castellon was taken into custody Friday by an ATF special agent on a federal weapons charge. ... Read More

Weapons cache found at home of Md. teen accused of bringing gun to school, police say

(CLARKSBURG, Md.) -- A cache of weapons and an apparent list of grievances were discovered at the home of a Maryland teenager arrested last week for allegedly bringing a loaded pistol and a knife to his high school.

Alwin Chen, 18, was tak... Read More

Man seen shoving woman to the ground in alleged road rage incident

(NEW YORK) -- A 28-year-old man was captured pushing a woman to the ground in an alleged road rage incident in New Hampshire caught on camera by a fellow motorist.

The driver who recorded the alleged incident, Jennifer Needham, told ABC Bo... Read More

Lawyers for 'Making a Murderer' subject ask Supreme Court to hear case

(NEW YORK) -- The legal team for Brendan Dassey filed a petition before the United States Supreme Court Tuesday to hear his case. Lawyers submitted a writ of certiorari, which asks the Supreme Court to review the lower court’s decision on the c... Read More

Newly released video shows moment cop killed allegedly suicidal teen

(OVERLAND PARK, Kan.) -- Newly released dashcam video shows a now-former police officer fatally shooting an allegedly suicidal teenager back in January.

The video, taken from two different squad cars positioned along the curb in an Overlan... Read More

Florida teacher pulled students to safety in her classroom amid a 'barrage of bullets'

(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- A Florida teacher described the moment she went into a "very strange autopilot mode" on the day of the Parkland school shooting, ushering students into her classroom as she saw the gunman walking down the hallway.

Stace... Read More

Husband charged with murder in high seas honeymoon disappearance

(NEW YORK) -- A British man was arrested and charged with murder in connection with the disappearance of his newlywed wife last May, who he claimed fell from their catamaran during a belated honeymoon sailing trip to the Caribbean, authorities said t... Read More

Relative of missing five-year-old boy says she saw signs of abuse before he disappeared

(WICHITA, Kan.) -- A 5-year-old boy who has been missing since the weekend may have been the victim of abuse, a relative told ABC News.

Lucas Hernandez disappeared from his Wichita, Kansas, home around 3 p.m. on Saturday, police said. Luca... Read More

Four more funerals held Tuesday for teens gunned down at Florida high school

(PARKLAND, Fla.) -- More funerals were held Tuesday for Florida teenagers who were gunned down at their high school six days ago.

Cara Loughran, Gina Montalto, Carmen Schentrup and Peter Wang will be laid to rest. They were among the 17 pe... Read More

Army awards Medal of Heroism to three cadets killed in high school shooting

(PARKLAND, Fla.) --  Cadet Peter Wang was being buried Tuesday wearing his JROTC uniform - and with him - the U.S. Army's Medal of Heroism.

Wang, 15, was wearing his JROTC uniform when he was killed in last week's Parkland, Fla. high ... Read More

School district adds armed officers after Florida school shooting

(EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J.) -- On the day after the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school, the East Brunswick Board of Education in New Jersey approved a resolution to collaborate with its local police force to put armed officers in all 11 of its ... Read More