How a grieving mum turned her anger into a force for good

How a grieving mum turned her anger into a force for good

Since her daughter was killed in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre last year, Lori Alhadeff has become an activist, and Alyssa’s Law has now been passed to make schools safer, says Letitia Stein.

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Man pleads guilty over deadly Florida airport shooting

Man pleads guilty over deadly Florida airport shooting

Five people were killed and six wounded in the shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in January 2017.

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US shooting victim's father sues deputy who did not enter school

US shooting victim's father sues deputy who did not enter school

The father of a student killed in a mass shooting at a Florida high school is suing the armed officer who stood outside the building as people were massacred within.

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Teacher at gun massacre school 'compared student to Hitler'

Teacher at gun massacre school 'compared student to Hitler'

Officials at a Florida school rocked by a shooting massacre earlier this year are looking into claims that a teacher said a student was acting like Adolf Hitler.

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Teacher at Florida shooting school arrested after leaving gun in toilet

Teacher at Florida shooting school arrested after leaving gun in toilet

A teacher at the Florida school where 17 people were shot dead has been arrested after authorities said he left a loaded gun in a public toilet, where a drunk homeless man picked it up and fired it.

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Florida school shooting suspect's brother arrested on campus trespassing charge

Florida school shooting suspect's brother arrested on campus trespassing charge

The brother of the 19-year-old suspected of gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school has spent the night in jail after he was arrested for trespassing on the campus.

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Former student accused of Florida school shooting appears in court

Former student accused of Florida school shooting appears in court

The former student charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school last month remained silent in court and had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf as police released more recordings that captured the terror of the Valentine's Day slayings.

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School students take to streets to protest against gun violence

School students take to streets to protest against gun violence

School students across the US left their classrooms to urge gun control and safety measures following a spate of massacres.

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Thousands of US students hold National School Walkout one month after Florida shooting

Thousands of US students hold National School Walkout one month after Florida shooting

Thousands of students across the US are joining in a National School Walkout today on the one month anniversary of the mass shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.

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Florida Governor signs compromise school safety bill

Florida Governor signs compromise school safety bill

Florida Governor Rick Scott has signed a $400m school safety bill in response to the tragedy that killed 17 people at a high school.

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Florida school shooting suspected charged with 17 counts of murder

Florida school shooting suspected charged with 17 counts of murder

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has been formally charged with 17 counts of first-degree murder.

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Couple who took in Florida school shooting suspect give evidence

Couple who took in Florida school shooting suspect give evidence

The couple who provided a home to the Florida school shooting suspect before the Valentine's Day massacre has given evidence before a grand jury considering formal charges in the case.

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US outdoor equipment giant to end sales of assault-style rifles

US outdoor equipment giant to end sales of assault-style rifles

One of America's biggest outdoor equipment retailers has said it will immediately end sales of assault-style rifles and will not sell guns to anyone under 21 years old following the school massacre in Parkland, Florida.

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Pupils return to Florida high school devastated by gun massacre

Pupils return to Florida high school devastated by gun massacre

Classes have resumed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for the first time since 17 students and teachers were killed by an expelled classmate with an AR-15 rifle, thrusting pupils into the centre of America's gun debate.

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I would have run into Florida school, claims Donald Trump

I would have run into Florida school, claims Donald Trump

Donald Trump has claimed he would have rushed in to aid students and teachers during the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school.

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Oprah Winfrey praises Florida students as 'warriors of the light'

Oprah Winfrey praises Florida students as 'warriors of the light'

Oprah Winfrey has nothing but praise for the Florida school shooting survivors who have channelled angst into activism, calling them "warriors of the light" and comparing them to civil rights pioneers.

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Trump says arming teachers in schools is 'up to states'

Trump says arming teachers in schools is 'up to states'

President Donald Trump says arming teachers as a deterrent against school shootings is "up to States".

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Massacre school reopened amid scrutiny of armed officer on campus

Massacre school reopened amid scrutiny of armed officer on campus

The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people has reopened for teachers as the community deals with claims that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.

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Trump: Armed officer was 'coward' or 'didn't react properly under pressure' during shooting

Trump: Armed officer was 'coward' or 'didn't react properly under pressure' during shooting

The Florida high school where a former student shot and killed 17 people has reopened for teachers as the community deals with claims that the armed officer on campus did nothing to stop the shooter.

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These gun owners are destroying their weapons after the Florida school shooting

These gun owners are destroying their weapons after the Florida school shooting

Owners of assault weapons are saying #OneLessGun following the events at Parkland

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Trump defies NRA with call to raise minimum age for buying assault rifles

Trump defies NRA with call to raise minimum age for buying assault rifles

US president Donald Trump has defied many of his supporters in gun lobbying group the National Rifle Association (NRA) by saying assault rifles should be kept out of the hands of anyone under 21.

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Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations

Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations

The student-driven movement to rewrite US gun laws showed no sign of waning a week after a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida school, with politicians yielding to pressure to respond.

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National rifle association chiefs lash out at gun control supporters

National rifle association chiefs lash out at gun control supporters

Leaders of the National Rifle Association are accusing supporters of gun control of exploiting the mass school shooting in Florida to promote an anti-gun agenda.

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Donald Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

Donald Trump endorses raising minimum age to 21 for more weapons

US President Donald Trump has endorsed stricter gun control measures, including raising the minimum age to 21 for possessing a broader range of weapons than at present.

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Marco Rubio branded 'pathetically weak' as Twitter suggests ways to reward teenagers for their bravery

Marco Rubio branded 'pathetically weak' as Twitter suggests ways to reward teenagers for their bravery

"Parents, what would you do if your child lectured and ridiculed a U.S. Senator on national television?"

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Will arming teachers with guns stop US school shootings?

Will arming teachers with guns stop US school shootings?

President Donald Trump has said that if one of the victims of the latest school shooting in the US, a football coach, had been armed "he would have shot and that would have been the end of it".

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'I hear you': Here's what was on Donald Trump's notes for his meeting with Florida shooting survivors

'I hear you': Here's what was on Donald Trump's notes for his meeting with Florida shooting survivors

Students and parents delivered emotional appeals to President Donald Trump yesterday to act on school safety and guns after last week's mass shooting in Florida.

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'If you can't buy a beer, you shouldn't be able to buy a gun,' father of Florida shooting survivor tells Trump

'If you can't buy a beer, you shouldn't be able to buy a gun,' father of Florida shooting survivor tells Trump

Students and parents have delivered emotional appeals to President Donald Trump to act on school safety and guns after last week's mass shooting in Florida.

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Thousands of protestors at Florida state Capitol call for gun law changes

Thousands of protestors at Florida state Capitol call for gun law changes

Thousands of protesters, including many angry teenagers, swarmed into the state Capitol of Florida on Wednesday, calling for changes to gun laws, a ban on assault-type weapons and improved care for the mentally ill.

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Trump meets students, parents and teachers affected by school shootings

Trump meets students, parents and teachers affected by school shootings

Parents, teachers and students affected by school shootings over the past two decades have met President Donald Trump as the White House sought to show resolve against gun violence.

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Florida school shooting survivors urge politicians to act on gun control

Florida school shooting survivors urge politicians to act on gun control

Survivors of the Florida school shooting have descended on the state legislature to deliver one overarching message on gun control: It is time for action.

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Trump says more must be done to protect children amid gun control tensions

Trump says more must be done to protect children amid gun control tensions

US president Donald Trump has directed the justice department to move to ban devices like the rapid-fire bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre.

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Florida school shooting survivors - 'They're voting to have shootings continually happen'

Florida school shooting survivors - 'They're voting to have shootings continually happen'

Students who survived the Florida school shooting began a journey to the state Capitol to urge politicians to prevent another massacre.

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Latest: Florida pupils walk out in support of massacre school students

Latest: Florida pupils walk out in support of massacre school students

Latest:: Pupils from several Florida high schools have taken to the streets in a show of solidarity with students from a nearby school where 17 people were gunned down in their classrooms on Valentine's Day.

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Florida school shooting survivors to travel 400 miles to press for gun law change

Florida school shooting survivors to travel 400 miles to press for gun law change

Some 100 students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will travel 400 miles to Florida's capital on Tuesday to urge politicians to act to prevent a repeat of the massacre that killed 17 students and teachers last week.

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Florida school shooting suspect makes court appearence

Florida school shooting suspect makes court appearence

Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz has appeared in court for a procedural hearing.

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President Trump 'supportive' of efforts to improve gun background check system

President Trump "supportive" of efforts to improve gun background check system

President Donald Trump has said that he "supportive of efforts to improve the federal background check system" for the purchase of guns.

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Florida school shooting survivors lash out at Trump and NRA

Florida school shooting survivors lash out at Trump and NRA

Student survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting who hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement are on a potential collision course with US president Donald Trump.

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Thousands take to streets in guns protest after Florida school shooting

Thousands take to streets in guns protest after Florida school shooting

Thousands of angry students, parents and residents have demanded stricter gun control laws, as new details were revealed about the suspect accused of killing 17 people in a Florida high school.

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Child welfare agency investigated Florida school shooting suspect

Child welfare agency investigated Florida school shooting suspect

Florida's child welfare agency investigated the suspect in a school shooting that killed 17 people after he cut himself in a video, but found him to be stable, according to state records.

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Florida governor calls for FBI director to resign after school shooting

Florida governor calls for FBI director to resign after school shooting

Florida governor Rick Scott has called on FBI director Christopher Wray to resign after learning that the bureau failed to investigate a tip-off that the Florida school suspect could be planning an attack.

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Donald Trump meets school shooting victims during visit to Florida hospital

Donald Trump meets school shooting victims during visit to Florida hospital

US president Donald Trump came face-to-face with hospitalised victims from the horrific school shooting in Florida and offered thanks to the doctors and nurses who helped the wounded, declaring "the job they've done is incredible".

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FBI was warned Florida school shooting suspect could be planning attack

FBI was warned Florida school shooting suspect could be planning attack

The FBI has admitted it was told last month that the Florida school suspect could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate.

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Irish teen caught up in Florida school shooting

Irish teen caught up in Florida school shooting

An Irish teenager was among those caught up in the terror of the Florida school shooting.

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Florida governor calls for FBI director to resign after school shooting

Florida governor calls for FBI director to resign after school shooting

Florida governor Rick Scott has called on FBI director Christopher Wray to resign after learning that the bureau failed to investigate a tip-off that the Florida school suspect could be planning an attack.

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Identities of victims of Florida school shooting emerge

Identities of victims of Florida school shooting emerge

The names of the victims of the shooting massacre at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday have begun to emerge.

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Jimmy Kimmel attacks Donald Trump over response to ‘senseless’ Florida shooting

Jimmy Kimmel attacks Donald Trump over response to ‘senseless’ Florida shooting

The emotional star spoke out on his US TV show after 17 people died in a school attack.

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Hundreds hold vigil for victims of Florida school shooting

Hundreds hold vigil for victims of Florida school shooting

At least 1,000 people have attended a candlelight vigil for the 17 victims of a school shooting in Florida.

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Orphaned Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz 'member of white nationalist group'

Orphaned Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz 'member of white nationalist group'

An orphaned 19-year-old who participated in paramilitary drills with a white nationalist group has been charged with murder over the deaths of 17 people who were shot at a Florida high school.

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This woman is calling out politicians for offering condolences to Florida shooting victims while receiving cash from the NRA

This woman is calling out politicians for offering condolences to Florida shooting victims while receiving cash from the NRA

Some lawmakers have received millions from the National Rifle Association over their careers.

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American football coach 'died a hero' after shielding students in Florida school shooting

American football coach 'died a hero' after shielding students in Florida school shooting

An American football coach who also worked as a security guard is among the dead in a school shooting that claimed 17 lives in Parkland, Florida.

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NBA coach delivers powerful reaction to Florida school shooting

NBA coach delivers powerful reaction to Florida school shooting

"It doesn't seem to matter to our government that children are being shot to death day after day in schools."

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