Two of these tragedies drew more sustained national media attention than any American mass shooting since Nathan Desai's late September rampage in Houston.
Matthew Apperson claimed he was acting in self-defense when he pulled a gun on the notorious former neighborhood watchman during a road rage incident last year.
One-third of voters say the debates will influence how they'll vote, the mayor lifts the curfew in Charlotte as protests continue, golf legend Arnold Palmer has died at 87, and more.
Protests erupt in North Carolina after a fatal police shooting, Ahmad Rahami is charged with using weapons of mass destruction, Chinese hackers remotely attack the Tesla Model S, and more.
Hillary Clinton cancels her California trip after pneumonia diagnosis, more NFL stars protest during the national anthem, six people were shot after a peace rally in Alabama, and more.
At least 4,100 people were killed. More than 8,650 were wounded. But this year the death toll came with the stirring of a national conversation about the communities gun violence affects most.
The duo takes us along as they travel to countries where homosexuality is illegal, as well as areas of the US struggling with anti-LGBT legislation, hate crimes, and tragedy.
"This is simply our way of paying that kindness forward."
In this special episode of GAYCATION, we visit Orlando in the wake of the Pulse nightclub massacre to talk to survivors and community leaders about the devastating shooting that killed 49 and injured 53.
On a special episode of GAYCATION, we travel to Orlando to talk with survivors of the deadliest shooting in US history.
A 35-year-old janitor is charged with the execution-style slaying of a Muslim imam and his assistant in New York this weekend.
The Pentagon announces the release of 15 Guantanamo detainees, Trump promises the "extreme vetting" of Muslim migrants, US Olympic runner Allyson Felix makes history winning silver, and more.
One person was shot at the second night of protests in Milwaukee, Louisiana still in a state of emergency due to massive floods, a suicide bomber in Syria killed 25, and more.
The tough new state laws start rolling out next year, but many gun owners say they simply won't comply.
Authorities still haven't said why she opened fire, but she's probably just sick of reading about Pokémon like the rest of us.
Samuel DuBose's death led to peaceful protests, resulted in a cop getting charged with murder, and inspired this photo series of "Over-the-Rhine" from Taylor Dorrell.
A courthouse shooting came at a sensitive moment nationally, only for the conversation about US policing to fall by the wayside when terror struck France.
We spoke to 18-year-old Marayam Ali about fighting institutional racism in the UK and what it's like getting thrust into the media spotlight.
America can't seem to go more than 24 hours without a new video of death making the rounds online.
An alleged plot to shoot cops with stolen guns is just the latest incident in a week marked by attacks on law enforcement and aggressive police tactics against protesters.
"When it comes time to pull a gun or a trigger, the standards need to be the same from coast to coast."
Holiday carnage and national anger over police killings of black men were followed by the horrific attack on cops in Texas.
The tragedies in Baton Rouge, Minnesota, and Dallas were made fresh and sharp by how easy it was to watch the horrific footage.
Most of the incidents were shootings.