Hospital staff have warned the number of casualties could still rise.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined religious leaders in Christchurch following last week’s massacre at two mosques.
As the shooting unfolded in the Florida high school that left 17 dead, students recorded the carnage on social media in real time. Now, they’re using their voices to demand gun control.
David Hogg survived the Florida high school shooting. The 17-year-old student is demanding lawmakers take action to prevent further gun violence.
The 18th school shooting of 2018 struck South Florida, leaving at least 17 dead and 15 injured. The suspect, a former student, has been charged with murder.
In wake of the Las Vegas shooting, YouTube says it will remove videos that show how to use bump stocks, the devices that the killer used to increase the rate of fire on semi-automatic weapons.
But at least it keeps us from talking about the bigger problem of gun violence in America.
"Dogs show unconditional love. They’re good listeners, they’re confidential, they don’t take notes."
President Trump failed to properly characterize the Armenian genocide in a statement put out on Monday, in the latest sign that he is not the straight-talking challenger to D.C. logic that he said he would be.
Democracy is at the crossroads in Southeast Asian countries like Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines. Bejo Untung, head
Interfaith services following tragedies like the one in Chattanooga are increasingly common place in the American landscape. These memorial services were held after the shootings in Charleston's church and Orlando's gay nightclub.
As I write this, a protest is occurring on the floor of the House of Representatives. Democrats, led by John Lewis, Jim Clyburn, Nancy Pelosi (and many others), are staging a "sit-in" to protest Republicans' refusal to even hold a vote on any gun control legislation.
In other words, it means doing everything we possibly can to break down the current obsession with the individual ego "self" and its petty stories and needs and create a more global perspective. As author Rai sums up: "Only when violence in any relationship is seen as a violation of every relationship will it diminish."
That's why the NRA arranged for the government to stop studying gun violence altogether. Forget that children are 11 times
All these guys and girls could be my children considering their age. This is the reason why I decided to make a portrait series of all these guys and girls killed in Orlando.
Patrons of the Mother Emanuel Church in South Carolina gathered to remember the 9 black lives killed in a massacre last June. HuffPost was on site to capture their reflections as they continue to grieve their loved ones.
Since 1963 more than 176,000 children have died from gun violence in America — over three times more than all the soldiers killed in action in the Vietnam War and every external conflict since. Our children have a right to grow up in a caring and decent society that protects their right to live and learn in safety.
As the Florida non-profit blood donation center OneBlood was working around the clock to collect blood for the wounded victims