5 dead, 25 injured in shooting at LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs: Live updates
At least five people were killed and more than a dozen injured in a shooting at Club Q in Colorado Springs, police said. Live updates.At least two people at Club Q confronted the shooter, who was using a "long rifle," and prevented him from injuring others, Colorado Springs Police Chief Adrian Vasquez said.
A video of a mass shooting in Russia shows the moment a man opened fire on people while walking down a street in the southern Krasnodar region on Thursday afternoon.
According to preliminary information, four people were killed, including the shooter, Russia's state-owned news agency Tass reported, citing law enforcement officials.
"Preliminarily, the man shot three people," an unnamed official told Tass.
An investigation into the shooting is underway.
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LGBTQ leaders, activists and Pulse shooting survivors said they feared for their safety after a mass shooting Saturday at Club Q in Colorado Springs.But once she turned on her television and saw a press conference detailing a mass shooting Saturday night at Club Q, an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Leinonen put the pieces together quickly. Her son, Drew Leinonen, died from a mass shooting at the LGBTQ nightclub Pulse in 2016 in Florida.
Footage of the shooting has circulated on social media. It shows an individual holding a weapon covered in a cloth.
The gunman can be seen shooting a person lying on the ground multiple times at close range.
Russia's regional Ministry of Internal Affairs said another person was wounded in the incident, according to Tass.
The department said a man opened fire in a hospital at around 5:00 p.m. local time. He wounded two paramedics, and then went outside and opened fire on passers-by.
Meanwhile, a 61-year-old was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the lower back, local news outlet Fontanka reported.
Newsweek has contacted Russian authorities for comment.
This is a developing story and it will be updated when more information becomes available.
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Mourners left flowers and signs in a memorial to the victims after a gunman opened fire in the Colorado Springs, Colorado, club, killing 5 Saturday.Couples holding hands and parents with babies bundled in fleece blankets shuffled along where a makeshift memorial of cellophane-wrapped flowers and handwritten notes had been steadily growing outside the gay and lesbian club since early Sunday.
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Club Q suspect and mother accused of verbally attacking airplane passengers with racial slurs months before the Colorado shooting .
"Even my friend was like, we won't be surprised, like, if he's a mass shooter. And it was scary to think that," one passenger told KDVR.In June, President Joe Biden signed into law the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act — the most significant piece of gun legislation to pass in decades. Part of the bill included $750 million in federal funding for states to implement intervention programs such as gun restraining orders, more colloquially known as "red flag laws.