Monday August 31, 2015
A Ukraine National Guard officer has died and about 90 more were injured in clashes outside the Ukrainian parliament.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
Two television journalists were shot and killed in the US state of Virginia today in an attack during a live early-morning broadcast, while the suspect shot and killed himself several hours later after a police chase.
Saturday August 08, 2015
A US jury has sentenced Colorado cinema gunman James Holmes to life in prison, rejecting the death penalty for the 27-year-old who entered a midnight showing of a Batman film and shot dead 12 people.
Friday July 24, 2015
An Alabama drifter opened fire inside a crowded cinema, killing two women and injuring seven other people in Lafayette, Louisiana, police said.
Friday July 03, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Saturday June 20, 2015
US President Barack Obama has voiced confidence that a "shocked and heartbroken" nation would eventually tighten permissive gun laws after the deadly Charleston shooting.
Saturday June 13, 2015
A man suspected of a gun and bomb attack outside Dallas Police headquarters early this morning has been shot and killed by police snipers.
Wednesday June 10, 2015
A Texas police officer seen in a viral video throwing a teenage girl in a bikini to the ground has resigned from the McKinney Police force, the city's police chief said, calling the officer's actions "indefensible".
Monday June 08, 2015
A Texas police officer was placed on administrative leave after a video emerged showing him using force, including drawing his gun, at a pool party last Friday.
Wednesday June 03, 2015
Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists have fought their first serious battles in months, while Ukraine's defence minister has said an attempt by rebels to take the eastern town of Maryinka has been thwarted.