Newsletter: Less than a week after Gilroy, two more mass shootings stun the nation

Los Angeles TimesOn Saturday, Keyla's mother learned of the shooting rampage in El Paso while holding a vigil in memory of her daughter. She shook her head and muttered, “hasta cuando, hasta cuando” — “until when, until when” — and threw her phone face down, as the ...

August 5th 2019


'Last Week Tonight': John Oliver Addresses Dayton and El Paso Shootings, White Nationalism and Anti-Immigrant ...

DeadlineBefore John Oliver began his regularly scheduled “dumb show” about doghouse foreclosures and turnip subsidies on Last Week Tonight, he took some time to address the shootings that have occurred in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Tex. “When it comes to gun ...

August 5th 2019


At least 29 killed in US weekend mass shootings

CNNTwo shootings: At least 29 people were killed over the weekend in mass shootings in Texas and Ohio. El Paso: Twenty people were killed in El Paso on Saturday. Police said they found an anti-immigrant document espousing white nationalist and racist views, ...

August 5th 2019


2 mass shootings terrified America this weekend. Here's what happened

USA TODAYAmerica wakes Monday morning to a grim statistic: Dozens are dead and more than 50 were wounded in two mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas that occurred over the weekend. Monday, August 5, marks the 217th day of 2019. The Gun ...

August 5th 2019


There have been more mass shootings than days in 2019

CBS NewsThe last time the mass shooting toll topped days of the year was 2016, which had 382 mass shootings — the most in any year since the Gun Violence Archive started keeping track. The past two years came close, with 346 mass shootings in 2017 and 340 in ...

August 5th 2019


55 People Have Been Killed in Mass Shootings in 2019 Alone

TIME... have been killed in mass shootings. The definition varies, but for the purposes of this list, TIME is defining a mass shooting as a shooting a public place in which at least three victims were killed. ... in modern U.S. history. Here's an accounting of the mass shootings of 2019: .... Those officers' quick actions may have saved many more lives that night, as the shooter was stopped by a hail of police bullets just before he was able to enter a bar crowded with Dayton residents seeking shelter. “Had this individual made it ...

August 5th 2019


9 killed in Ohio in second US mass shooting within 24 hours

Washington PostDAYTON — Nine people were killed and 26 were injured Sunday morning in a shooting in Dayton, Ohio, authorities said, the latest such incident in a grim week of mass shootings across the nation. The suspected shooter, who has not been identified, is also ...

August 4th 2019


Dayton, Ohio, Shooting: Victims Identified; Live Updates

The New York TimesAt least nine people were killed and at least 27 were wounded in a shooting early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, the second deadly American mass shooting in less than 24 hours and the third in a week. The shooting began at 1:07 a.m. on East Fifth Street in the ...

August 4th 2019