California shooting

Another Mass Shooting in US: 12 killed in music bar

A 28-year-old former Marine opened fire in a California country music bar packed with college students, killing 12 people including a police officer as dozens of terrified youngsters stampeded...

December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015

California shooter messaged Facebook friends about jihad support

One of the shooters in the San Bernardino massacre, Tashfeen Malik, sent at least two private messages on Facebook to a small group of Pakistani friends in 2012 and 2014, pledging her support for...

December 8, 2015
December 8, 2015

California shooters had target practice: FBI

Investigators believe the married couple who massacred 14 people in California last week - a US-born husband and his Pakistani wife - had been radicalised "for quite some time," but no...

December 7, 2015
December 7, 2015

Obama vows to defeat 'new phase' of terrorist threat

US President Barack Obama lays out the most sweeping defense yet of his strategy to defeat Islamic State, but he offered no US policy shift to confront what he called a "new phase" in the...

December 5, 2015
December 5, 2015

US 'will not be terrorised': Obama

President Barack Obama says the US "will not be terrorised" by Wednesday's mass shootings in San Bernardino, California.

December 5, 2015
December 5, 2015

California shooting investigated as 'act of terrorism'

The mass shooting in California is being investigated as "an act of terrorism," the FBI said, amid reports the female assailant had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group on Facebook.

December 5, 2015
December 5, 2015

California shooters ‘family shocked’

Lawyers representing the family of the two San Bernardino attackers say, relatives are "in complete shock" over the shooting.

December 4, 2015
December 4, 2015

'Radicalized' California shooter 'had terror ties'

A US-born Muslim who along with his wife gunned down 14 people in California may have been radicalized and had been in contact with known terrorism suspects, news reports say.