Police have shot dead a young couple they say killed 14 people and wounded 17 others in a gun attack. The couple are said to have used automatic weapons and worn body armour when they attacked a community center in San Bernardino, California.
US authorities identified the Texas church shooter as the 26-year-old Devin Patrick Kelley, an Air Force veteran discharged for beating his wife and child. He attacked the church where his in-laws were known to worship.
The death toll from a shooting spree in a small California town has climbed to six after the body of the gunman's wife was found. The rampage also targeted a nearby elementary school, injuring several children.
The legal basis for firearm possession in the US is enshrined in the Second Amendment of the Constitution. But how are guns regulated? DW looks at who can buy and sell them — and how one loophole undermines gun control.
A gunman opened fire inside a Baptist church in Texas, killing at least 26 people attending a service, including children. US President Donald Trump has said the shooting is a "mental health problem," not a gun issue.
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