Finnish school shooting motivated by bullying – police

A 12-year-old suspected of shooting dead a boy at his school and seriously wounding two girls was motivated by bullying, Finnish police say. The boy was detained some distance from his school in Vantaa on Tuesday morning an hour after he opened fire on other children. His three victims were also aged 12. The two…

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Prosecutors detail threats made by James Crumbley, ask for 10-15 years for both parents

In jail calls spanning at least seven months, James Crumbley repeatedly threatened Oakland County Prosecutor Karen McDonald, calling her expletives and saying he was “on a rampage” and the attorney was “going down,” according to details released Wednesday in the prosecutor’s sentencing memorandum. Crumbley, the father of the Oxford High School shooter, refers to McDonald…

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Finland school shooting: one dead, two wounded, 12-year-old suspect held

One child was killed and two others seriously wounded in a shooting at a school outside the Finnish capital on Tuesday, police said, with a 12-year-old fellow pupil suspected of the attack taken into custody. At the school, a building had been cordoned off by police. Parents were picking up their children from another school…

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Reddit, YouTube must face lawsuits claiming they enabled Buffalo mass shooter

Reddit and Google’s YouTube were ordered by a New York state judge to face lawsuits seeking to hold them responsible for helping enable the avowed white supremacist who killed 10 Black people in 2022 at a Buffalo, New York grocery store. Justice Paula Feroleto of the Erie County Supreme Court said 25 plaintiffs could try…

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Norway: Oslo terrorism trial for LGBTQ bar shooting begins

A trial began on Tuesday in Norway for a man accused of killing two people, and seriously injuring nine others, at an Oslo nightclub in 2022. Prosecutors said 44-year-old Zaniar Matapour fired 10 rounds with a machine gun and eight shots with a handgun into a crowd outside the “London Pub,” a popular gay bar.…

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Stabbing Near Jerusalem After Deadly Violence Erupts In The Occupied West Bank

Violent clashes overnight have left multiple Palestinians dead in the West Bank, and Israeli police say a Palestinian stabbed and wounded two people at a checkpoint near Jerusalem before being shot Wednesday. Violence has surged in the occupied West Bank since Hamas’ Oct. 7 attack triggered the Israel-Hamas war in Gaza. At least 427 Palestinians…

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Man sentenced for plans to execute mass shooting at East Lansing synagogue

A 20-year-old man was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison for violently threatening to kill Jewish people in June 2023, according to a news release. The FBI found evidence that showed Sean Pietila of Pickford Township “had identified a Jewish synagogue in East Lansing and a specific date in March 2024” to…

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