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Three Muslim students killed in US shooting

Police have arrested a gunman in the killing of three Muslim students -- including a husband and wife -- in the university town of Chapel Hill in North Carolina, US news reports said Wednesday.

Three killed in shooting at US town

Police have arrested a gunman in the killing of three people in the town of Chapel Hill in North Carolina, US news reports said.

Two killed in shooting inside New York shopping mall

 Two people were killed in a shooting inside a department store here, Xinhua reported citing authorities.

Fourth victim of US school shooting in Washington state dies

A fourth teen victim died Friday, two weeks after being gunned down by a fellow high school student who went on a shooting rampage in Washington state, hospital officials said.

US students fight for lives after latest school shooting

Two teenage US girls were fighting for their lives today after they were both shot in the head by a schoolmate during a deadly attack at a Washington state high school a day earlier.

Two arrested in US school shooting plot in LA

Two students in the Los Angeles area have been arrested on suspicion of plotting a mass shooting at a high school, police said.

Two slain, five hurt in New Orleans shooting in US

A shooting in a New Orleans neighborhood that has struggled with crime since being ravaged by Hurricane Katrina in 2005 left two people dead and five others wounded, including a 2-year-old and a 4-year-old, police said.

Three killed in US shooting in southern California

Three people were killed and two wounded in a shooting in a working class neighbourhood in Pasadena, California, local officials said.

Four children, parents shot dead by lone gunman in Texas

Six members of a family, including four children were killed by a lone gunman following a domestic dispute on Thursday.

Oregon high school shooter`s parents `horrified and distraught`, offer apology

The parents of a teenage Oregon gunman accused of opening fire this week at his high school, killing a classmate before taking his own life, said they were "horrified and distraught" by their son`s actions in their first public apology.

Priest killed, another injured in US shooting

Police were hunting on Thursday a gunman or gunmen who killed one priest and injured another at a Catholic church in Arizona.

Three dead, one hurt in shooting at US oceanfront motel

Three people were killed and a fourth person was wounded in a shooting at an oceanfront motel in Myrtle Beach, one of South Carolina`s most popular tourist destinations.

Israel`s Netanyahu condemns Kansas `hate` shootings

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday condemned the murders of three people at US Jewish institutions, saying they bore the hallmarks of anti-Semitic attacks.

Gunman opens fire at Jewish centres in US, 3 killed

Three people were killed on Sunday when a gunman opened fire outside Jewish community centres in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.

Shooting at US university leaves one dead

Police provided few details as to why the gunman opened fire in a classroom at Purdue University in the midwestern state of Indiana, however they said they believe he knew his victim.

4-year-old girl shoots and kills cousin of same age in US

In yet another shooting incident in the US involving toddlers, a 4-year-old girl shot and killed her cousin of the same age while they were playing with a gun.

Two killed in US shooting incident

Two people were killed and six others were wounded following a shooting outside several bars in the US state of Louisiana Thursday, media reported.

Gunman kills one, then himself at US medical building

A man opened fire on Tuesday in a Reno, Nevada, medical building, killing one person and injuring two others before he died of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

Two dead in shooting at US medical centre: Police

Two people were killed and two injured in a shooting at hospital in Nevada, in which the gunman apparently took his own life, police said.

Two arrested in Texas party shootings: Authorities

Two suspects have been charged in connection with a deadly shooting at a house party in suburban Houston that left two teenagers dead and injured 19 others, authorities announced today.