Mass Shooting Tracker
Now that the project has come to a close, I'm more sad than afraid. I've come to see simultaneous chaos and banality in these incidents, the result of a culture that makes it far too easy for violence-prone individuals to access firearms.
How a teenage get-together turned into a scene of bloody chaos that left one neighbor dead.
It's already been an historically bad year for gun violence in Chicago, and three mass shootings within 24 hours made things even uglier.
A rampage shooting in Russia got some major media attention, but most of the mass shootings in the United States flew under the national radar.
Bizarrely, both mass shootings in Europe came at the hands of apparently unwitting security or police personnel.
The list includes notorious characters like the Candy Man, the Clown Killer, and Jeffrey Dahmer.
A tragedy at a Thanksgiving flag football game garnered wide media attention, but it wasn't the only mass shooting this week.
The latest round of American mass shootings were much deadlier than those that took place last week, despite the fact that there was actually one fewer attack and fewer overall victims.
After months of violent campaign rhetoric, there were no mass shootings directly tied to Election Day. But this problem isn't going anywhere.
At least four people were struck somewhere in the vicinity of a polling location in Azusa, California.
Halloween parties ended in tragedy in an ominous week of mass gun violence before Election Day.