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Cincinnati Zoo Gorilla Shot Dead as Boy Falls Into Enclosure
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Animal, Cincinnati zoo, USA )

Ray
- 22 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Zoo officials have shot dead a gorilla after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure in the US city of Cincinnati.
Children and Guns in the US: Are Shootings on the Rise?
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Guns, Children, Irresponsible Patents, USA )

Ray
- 14 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A four-year-old has killed herself using her grandmother's gun, the latest in a string of shootings that involve young children. Are these incidents on the rise?
Trayvon Martin Gun to Be Auctioned By George Zimmerman
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Gun, Auctioned, USA )

Ray
- 17 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A gun used to shoot dead unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin is to be auctioned by the man who shot him, George Zimmerman.un used to shoot dead unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin is to be auctioned by the man who shot him, George Zimmerman.
Seven Killed in Ohio Gun Rampage
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Gun Rampage, USA )

Ray
- 36 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Multiple people have been found dead in the rural area At least seven people have been killed in "execution-style killings" at three homes near each other in rural Ohio.
Miracle' Cat Survives 30 Wounds From Shotgun Attack
Offbeat  (tags: shooting, animal, Cat, UK )

Ray
- 44 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A cat "miraculously" survived a shotgun attack which left her body riddled with about 30 separate wounds, according to an animal charity.
Arrest Over Guildford and Cranleigh Cat Shootings
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Animals, Police, Arrests )

Ray
- 52 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A man has been arrested following a spate of "sadistic" cat shootings.
Malta Gives Go Ahead to Shooting of 5,000 Endangered Turtle Doves
Offbeat  (tags: Malta, shooting, turtle doves, quail, EU, endangered, birds )

Scooby
- 75 days ago - theguardian.com
Conservationists urge EU to take action against Malta for continuing the spring hunt despite the birds recently being added to âEUR~red listâEUR(TM) of species at risk of being wiped out.
Update on Our Wolf Angel in Michigan! Abigail Kopf Is Now Walking, Uber Shooter Says the App Made Him Do It
Offbeat  (tags: wolf angel, Kalamazoo, Abigail Kopf, Uber, shooting, wolves, sharks, protection, humans, children, unusual, pictures, news, americans, interesting )

Roxy
- 76 days ago - battlecreekenquirer.com
Update with extra links included in comments. Abby loves Wolves and Sharks! She was set up for organ donations after being pronounced dead and then nothing short of a miracle, she squeezed her mothers hand! Stand strong little one.
Kalamazoo, Michigan: Six Shot Dead in 'Random' Attacks
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, Kalamazoo, USA )

Ray
- 98 days ago - bbc.co.uk
At least six people have been killed in the US in a series of apparently random shootings in the Michigan city of Kalamazoo, police said.
Man Killed By San Francisco Police Had 20 Gunshot Wounds
Offbeat  (tags: police, death, shooting )

Angie
- 107 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An autopsy released today shows Mario Woods, who died in a deadly confrontation with San Francisco police in December, suffered 20 gunshot wounds. Many of those wounds were to his back, buttocks and back of the head.
Chicago Police 'Accidentally Kill' Mother of Five
Offbeat  (tags: shooting, police, domestic disturbance, USA )

Ray
- 154 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Chicago police officer "accidentally struck and tragically killed" a mother of five after responding to a domestic disturbance, department officials say.
Cop Mistakenly Kills Mom of 3 While Trying to Shoot Family's Attacking Dog
Offbeat  (tags: dog, shooting, death, police )

Angie
- 159 days ago - msn.com
An Iowa regulatory board is preparing to take legal action against a police department that has refused to release video footage showing an officer fatally shooting a mother instead of her charging dog as the mother of the 3 year old son stood by.
California Shooting: 'We Should Never Think That This Is Normal'
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, President Obama, California, USA )

Ray
- 178 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Barack Obama has reiterated the need for tighter gun laws in the US, after 14 people were killed in a mass shooting at a social services facility in California.
Republicans Bristle at Criticism of Planned Parenthood Rhetoric
Offbeat  (tags: Republicans, shooting, Colorado Planned Parenthood, USA )

Ray
- 181 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Republican presidential hopefuls have denounced the Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting, but they dismiss allegations from the left that their recent condemnations of the nation's largest abortion provider may have provoked the attack.
Planned Parenthood Shooting: Suspect Said 'No More Baby Parts'
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Gun Safety Laws, Politics, Planned Parenthood, USA )

Ray
- 182 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The suspect in a deadly gun attack on a Colorado family planning clinic said "no more baby parts" during his arrest, US media report.
 

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