At least 12 people were shot during 8 separate shootings on Saturday, officials said.
On Transgender Day of Remembrance, we honor the 22 transgender and gender non-conforming people killed so far this year.
"There is NO Active Shooter at Dupont Circle. There are injuries from people running from what they thought were gunshots," tweeted the deputy mayor for public safety.
The 7-year-old male was often seen around the Point Reyes National Seashore area.
“I can only describe it as a horrific situation,” a police commissioner said.
Why are assault weapons legal if doctors can't adequately treat the devastation they inflict?
The details are disturbing. But they sharpen a reality we must confront.
Media coverage often serves to sanitize the graphic, uncomfortable reality of these tragedies. Maybe we don't deserve the privilege of that comfort.
It's designed to control hemorrhaging, especially for bleeding that can't be stopped with a tourniquet.
Brazil's current approach to dealing with stray bullets borders on negligence. Supposedly random shootings are treated as collateral damage -- an unavoidable outcome of a tough on crime approach. If this gun-violence epidemic is to be reversed, urgent steps must be taken.