According to witnesses, an argument between the 69-year-old retired corrections officer and two men ended horribly when the older man pulled out a handgun.
A 40-year-old man was shot dead and at least three police officers were injured during a debate on free speech in Copenhagen today.
It's only natural to freak out when gunmen appear at your door at odd hours, and even if they announce themselves as police you might still be concerned enough to reach for your guns.
According to reports, the boy was rummaging in his mother's purse when he fumbled over a 9mm handgun. The gun discharged a shot into his father's ass, and the bullet ricocheted into the shoulder of his mother, who is eight months pregnant.
Staff huddled in a parking lot after the shooting, which was apparently an act of vengeance by a disgruntled employee.
VICE News went to Place de la République following Wednesday's attack, where grieving Parisians from all groups of society have gathered.
They stood in silent defiance in Trafalgar Square, pens held aloft.
"The Paris tragedy just confirms the amount of evil and injustice in the world we live in, and it is our duty to continue fighting against them the best way we know how—with satire."
A police shooting Monday night shows that city cops are still doing their jobs, but arrest numbers remain low.
It started just like any other morning for Dorian Johnson. His plans were to ask his daughter what she wanted to eat for breakfast and go get high.
We'll be keeping you updated as the town of Ferguson and the nation at large respond to the news that the cop who shot unarmed black teen Michael Brown this summer was not indicted.
After 40 years in hiding, Tupac's godmother finds herself on the Most Wanted list.
Military officials are slowly piecing together details about Wednesday's mass shooting at Fort Hood, which left four people dead and wounded 16 others. It's the third major gun attack at a U.S. military base in less than five years, raising questions abou…
The 2012 shoot-out at the Mexico City International Airport remains one of the most bizarre and unexplained events of the drug war. Apart from the body count, almost nothing about the official version stands up, and a video leaked this week heightens the
Policemen in New Iberia, Louisiana, say Victor shot himself in the back in the rear seat of a patrol car while his hands were cuffed. His family and local activists think that's ridiculous. And an on-going investigation conducted by the state seeks to get…
A TSA agent is confirmed dead and reports say that the suspected gunman is in critical condition after a shooting at Los Angeles International Airport that took place earlier this morning.
The people of Toronto have a lot of questions for its police force after Sammy Yatim, an 18-year-old armed only with a knife, was shot nine times by a police officer in a busy part of the city. We spoke to an eye-witness, who shot one of two iPhone videos…
There are 270 million legal guns in the US. Regardless of where you stand on the issue of firearms laws, you might say that the situation presents a wicked problem—something that can't be objectively solved or even described.
Westboro announced that they would be protesting the vigils for the victims of the Connecticut shootings in order "to sing praise to God for the glory of his work in executing his judgment." Holy shit, right? Well, certain members of Anonymous felt like t…
Let's be careful what we say, okay?
Just as hip-hop died outside the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, so did her big beautiful breasts in 1997. I'm no Columbo but I've seen a lot of episodes of 'Law & Order,' and I can't help but wonder if the two crimes are somehow related. Perha…
What can keep you safe from a closet psychopath who is armed to the teeth with over 6,000 rounds of ammunition, four guns, and a determination to kill indiscriminately? More guns or more gun control?
Bruce Wayne's parents were victims of gun-violence.
What more proof do we need that this program is basically institutionalized racial profiling?