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Target expanded its active-shooter training program.

Target is expanding active-shooter training for hundreds of thousands of employees across the US

A document with protocols for an active shooter situation was handed out to some Target workers just days after a deadly shooting in a Walmart in August.
Multiple people were injured in a shooting at a Virginia Beach building Friday afternoon.

At least 12 dead and multiple wounded in mass shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal center, police say

The suspect is deceased, and was not counted among the 12 victims. Chief Cervera said officers engaged in a "long gun battle with the suspect."

Police say they have no evidence of a shooting or victims after responding to calls of a ‘man with a gun’ at a shopping mall in Los Angele...

The Los Angeles Police Department is calling all-clear after responding to calls of a "man with a gun" at the Century City Mall on Friday.

Navy blames mass notification mistake for active-shooter scare at Walter Reed Hospital in Bethesda, Maryland

Police responded to reports of an active shooter Tuesday afternoon at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
My hand after saving someone with a mock arterial puncture wound.

A basic military technique I learned in a 3-day training for journalists heading to war zones could save your life

I completed training for journalists going to dangerous places. The most useful tactic the trainers taught me was called tactical breathing.

At least 11 people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a Pittsburgh synagogue while shouting anti-Semitic slurs

Police responded to reports of an active shooter during a prayer service at the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue.
SWAT police officers respond after a gunman opened fire at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., October 27, 2018.

The suspected Pittsburgh shooter allegedly had a following on a social network that many call the far-right’s alternative to Twitter — her...

The social network Gab has attracted many far-right users, including Robert Bowers, the suspected Pittsburgh synagogue shooter.

An active shooter drill likely triggered a false alarm at an Ohio Air Force base

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio was locked down Thursday afternoon for roughly two hours due to reports of an active shooter on base. The base later revealed that there had been "no real world active shooter incident."

In the wake of controversy over a school shooting game, Steam, the world’s largest gaming service, will now allow any game unless it’s ...

Steam, the world's largest gaming service, last week removed an inflammatory game that let players act out a school shooting. This week, Valve is making a major change to its guidelines for what's allowed on Steam.

Student and teacher injured, suspect in custody after shooting at middle school in Noblesville, Indiana, police say

Authorities responded to reports of an active shooter at the Noblesville West Middle School in Indiana on Friday. A suspect is in custody, the Noblesville Fire Department tweeted.