Two adults and three children — in 5th, 7th and 8th grade — found dead in a large two-storey home in Cecil County of the mid-Atlantic state, US officials say.
The incident reportedly took place during a Juneteenth celebration event, which was banned, according to the police.
The attack at St Stephen's Episcopal Church is the latest of several high-profile shootings that triggered a debate and renewed calls for stricter gun control measures in the country.
Shooting in Smithsburg town of the Mid-Atlantic state leaves at least three people dead and a trooper wounded, officials say.
Jury indicts 18-year-old Payton Gendron on charges he shot dead 10 Black residents in Buffalo city of New York state with a semi-automatic, assault-style rifle.
Mourners in the south-central American state prepare for last rites, a week after a teenage gunman shot dead 19 small children and two teachers, even as President Biden vows to push for a "more rational" approach to gun regulation.
Videos surface of desperate parents begging police to storm Robb Elementary School, where a teenage gunman killed 19 small children and two teachers two days ago before being shot dead by officers "approximately an hour" later.
At least 13 people were injured when gunfire erupted early on Saturday morning along Sixth Street, a popular area filled with bars and restaurants.
Travis McMichael and his father, Gregory, were charged along with a third man, William “Roddie” Bryan, with one count of interference with civil rights, attempted kidnapping and carrying and brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence.
Dr Robert Lesslie, 70, and his wife, Barbara, 69, were pronounced dead at the scene along with grandchildren Adah, 9, and Noah, 5, the York County coroner’s office said.
The suspect has been transferred to a local hospital after being shot by Secret Service guards. The reason for the shooting remains unclear.
Riyadh will withdraw its cadets receiving military training in US following an investigation into a Saudi officer's fatal shooting of three Americans at a naval base that US Attorney General William Barr branded "an act of terrorism."
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