Photo of Paul Hildreth, emergency operations coordinator for the Fulton County School District

Can AI-Powered Cameras Thwart Mass Shooters?

Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled on one showing a woman in a bright yellow shirt walking a hallway. "What we're really looking for are those things that help us to ...
Photo of Joshua Guicho, 16, center, crying between his aunts Josephine Guicho, left, and Erica Guicho

Gilroy Festival Gunman Killed Himself, Coroner Says

The gunman in the deadly Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting killed himself, according to a finding by the Santa Clara County coroner's office that contradicts earlier police accounts that officers fired the fatal shot. Santino William Legan, 19, shot and kille...
Photo of Gilroy Garlic Festival the morning after the deadly shooting

Gilroy Festival Killer’s Motive Still a Mystery

GILROY — The 19-year-old gunman who opened fire at a Northern California food festival was "kind of a loner" and much of his life was shrouded in mystery, the FBI said Tuesday as investigators searched for a mo...

Gunman Posted Online Minutes Before Killing 3 at Gilroy Festival

GILROY — Before a 19-year-old gunman opened fire on a famed garlic festival in his hometown, he urged his Instagram followers to read a 19th century book popular with white supremacists on extremist websites, but his motives for killing two children and anothe...
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911 Calls Illustrate Chaotic Aftermath of Campus Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Students frantically call for help as a deadly shooting unfolds on a North Carolina campus in 911 recordings released Friday, with one saying the gunman was "still shooting" as she fled the classroom where he opened fire. Charlotte governm...